Preparing an Easter Program for your Nursing Home

Sharing a bit of our own struggles to serve in hopes it will encourage others. Be blessed!


Because Easter is so early this year we started late on preparing a program. I am sharing this post for those of you who may be facing a similar situation. Here are a few practical steps we are walking through in these weeks leading up to the night of our presentation.

First, I needed to get people on board from our church who would be available and willing to volunteer. Our teens are still pretty psyched up about what we did at Christmas so with just a little checking with their leaders we had a small group ready to jump in.

Second I needed to clear with Erin, the head of the recreation department at Allied Skilled nursing, the date and time that was available on their calendar.

Third (probably sounds less spiritual this way) I prayed and earnestly asked God what He had in mind this Easter. You…

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Author: pastorpete51

My wife and I serve as members of a worship team at a multicultural church. Our members are from Brazil, Nepal and the U.S.. Because of the many languages and cultures in our local body we face unique challenges, such as how many songs will we do in English today? What new songs can we use in either language that are simple enough for the people to sing. The songs, the devotions and insights here are a small portion of some of the ways God is leading us as we push towards the goal. I pray that these will be both a blessing and an encouragement for those of you who may pass by Praise 2 Worship.

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