CAMBRIDGE—Cambridge and surrounding area churches are preparing for Easter services Thursday, April 1, Friday, April 2, and Sunday, April 4.


    Cambridge and surrounding area churches are preparing for Easter services Thursday, April 1, Friday, April 2, and Sunday, April 4.

    Cambridge United Methodist Church will hold its Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 1 and a Good Friday service is set for 7 p.m. Friday, April 2. On Sunday, April 4, a continental breakfast will be served at 9:30 a.m. and a worship service with Holy Communion is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m.

    Cambridge Lutheran Church will hold services similar to the United Methodist Church. Their Maundy Thursday service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 1, and their Good Friday Service will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, April 2. For Easter, Sunday, April 4, an Easter breakfast will be served at 8:30 am. followed by an Easter service at 9:30 a.m.

    St. John Vianney Catholic Church will hold a Holy Thursday mass at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 1.

    A Good Friday service  will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, Apri 2. No mass. Gospel Narrative and Veneration with Communion.

    An Easter vigil will be held at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, April 3. The vigil will include candlelight readings and blessing of the water.

    On Sunday, April 4, the church will hold a 9 a.m. Easter service. There will be no 4 p.m. service on Sunday.

    First Baptist Church of Cambridge will hold a Good Friday service at 7 p.m. Friday, April 2, and an Easter service at 10 a.m. Sunday, April 4.

    Osco Community Evangelical Free Church hold a Good Friday service with communion at 7 p.m. and a Sunrise service 7 a.m. Sunday, April 4. The church will host a 7:45 a.m. breakfast and a 9 a.m. Easter service.

    Augustana Evangelical Lutheran Church will hold a 7 p.m. worship service with Communion Thursday, April 1, and a 7 p.m. worship service Friday, April 2.

    Their Easter services begin at 7 a.m. with a sunrise worship service with Communion at Jenny Lind Chapel.

    A second service with Communion will be held at 10:30 a.m. in the sanctuary.