n Ascension Lutheran Church, 600 E. Penn Grant Road, Willow Street, will worship in a Stations of the Cross service at noon and a Tenebrae service at 7:30 p.m. Good Friday, with an Easter Vigil at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
n Bergstrasse Evangelical Lutheran Church, 9 Hahnstown Road, Ephrata, will worship in a Tenebrae service at 7 p.m. Good Friday.
n Christ Church United Church of Christ, 247 S. Market St., Elizabethtown, will hold a prayer vigil in memory of the Crucifixion and death of Christ from noon to 3 p.m. Good Friday, with brief services at 1 and 2 p.m.
n Covenant United Methodist Church, Orange and Mulberry streets, will hold a prayer vigil in the chapel from Friday evening to Easter morning. For more information, call 393-1561.
n Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 540 W. Walnut St., will worship at 7 p.m. Good Friday, with an Easter Vigil at 7 p.m. Saturday.
n Evangelical United Methodist Church, 276 W. Main Street, New Holland, will worship in a service at 7:30 p.m. Good Friday.
n First United Methodist Church of Ephrata, 68 N. Church St., will offer a brief service of reflection at noon on Good Friday, followed by time for prayer until 3 p.m.
n Hosanna! A Fellowship of Christians, 29 Green Acre Road, Lititz, will worship in a service on "Stained," with music, symbols, meditation and responses, at 6:30 p.m. Good Friday. For more information, call 626-2560, email email@example.com or go to www.hosannalititz.org.
n Lancaster Church of the Brethren, 1601 Sunset Ave., will offer a time of personal meditation and prayers in the chapel to remember the death of Jesus on the cross at 12:30 p.m. Good Friday. Meagan Lester and Dave Hosler will lead a meditation at 1 p.m.
n Holy Week readings will continue at Lancaster Moravian Church, 1460 Eden Road, in a service at 2:15 p.m. Good Friday, with the tolling of a bell 33 times in remembrance of Christ's life and sacrifice on the cross and concluding with Communion in silence. Call 397-9722 for more information.
n Leacock Presbyterian Church, 3181 Lincoln Highway East, Paradise, will offer a time for prayer and reflection in the sanctuary at noon Good Friday.
n Lititz Church of the Brethren, 300 W. Orange St., will a host community service for the churches of Lititz at 12:15 p.m. Good Friday. Warwick High School student Eric Garner will perform on the organ at noon, and the Warwick High School Choir will sing in the service.
n Lititz Moravian Church, 8 Church Square, will worship in services of scripture and hymns at 2:15 and 7 p.m. Good Friday. The congregation will pause in prayer at 3 p.m. for the tolling of the bells 33 times, marking the number of years that Jesus lived on Earth.
n The Millersville University ministeriums will present "Piercing Word Ministry" in dramatic readings of Holy Week stories in the atrium at the Student Memorial Center, 1 S. George St., at 10:30 and 11:45 a.m. Good Friday. For more information, call Kirstin Shrom-Rhoades at 305-8410.
n Mount Eden Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1241 May Post Road, Quarryville, will worship in a Service of Shadows, featuring the youth group, at 7:30 p.m. Good Friday.
n Mountville Church of the Brethren, 60 Clay St., will offer a Taize service at 7:30 p.m. Good Friday.
n The congregations at Akron's Mount Zion United Methodist Church and Ephrata's Hope United Methodist Church will worship in a combined service at Mount Zion, 105 N. 11th St., at 7 p.m. Good Friday. For more information, call the Rev. Jim Garner at 738-3774 or the Rev. Jacquie Sheely at 270-1525.
n Petra Christian Fellowship, 565 Airport Road, New Holland, will worship on the theme of "Beautiful Exchange" in a Good Friday service, with Communion, at 7 p.m. Sign interpretation and Spanish translation will be available, along with a program for children from kindergarten through fifth grade and care for younger children. The Stations of the Cross will be open from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. For more information, call 354-5394.
n St. John Center Lutheran Church, 599 Reading Road, East Earl, will worship in Communion services at 7 p.m. Good Friday and 4 p.m. Holy Saturday. For more information, call 445-5505 or go to www.sjclutheran.org.
n The Rev. Margaret Kassees will preach on "What Would WE Do?" and the adoration of the cross will be observed in a service at St. John Lutheran Church, 223 W. Orange St., a noon Good Friday. A light lunch will follow. For more information, call 394-2881.
n St. John's Episcopal Church, 321 W. Chestnut St., will worship in a Maundy Thursday service at 7:30 tonight. From 4 to 7:30 p.m., it will display a 30-square-foot labyrinth covered with donated, gently worn shoes to support Soles4Souls, a global not-for-profit organization dedicated to fighting poverty. This year, St. John's United Methodist Church, Paradise, joined St. John's Episcopal in its annual Holy Week project. Soles4Souls has distributed more than 19 million pairs of shoes around the world. For more information, visit www.soles4souls.org.
n St. John's Episcopal Church, 239 E. Market St., Marietta, will worship in a service at 7 p.m. Good Friday.
n St. John's United Methodist Church, 3001 E. Lincoln Highway, Paradise, will worship in a service in the second-floor chapel at 1 p.m. Good Friday.
n St. Paul Episcopal Church, 340 Locust St., Columbia, and Ironville United Methodist Church will observe the Stations of the Cross in a service at St. Paul at noon, Good Friday. St. Paul will hold an Easter Vigil Service at 7 p.m. Saturday.
n St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 10 Delp Road, will offer a children's Stations of the Cross service at noon and a Tenebrae service at 7:30 p.m. Good Friday. Vicar Robert Swartz will lead an Easter Vigil, with readings, baptism and communion, at 6 p.m. Saturday.
n The Rev. Megan Malick will lead a Tenebrae service, with Holy Communion, at Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ, 450 W. Main St., Mountville, at 7:30 p.m. Good Friday.
n Trinity United Church of Christ, 2340 State St., East Petersburg, will offer a Tenebrae service at 7 p.m. Good Friday.
n Veritas, meeting in the Community Room on Prince, 19 N. Prince St., will offer musical worship and interactive prayer stations from 7 to 8:15 p.m. Good Friday.
n Wayside Presbyterian Church, 600 Stony Battery Road, Landisville, will worship in a reflective service of the cross, with candlelighting, at 7 p.m. Good Friday.