eral local churches are holding the following Passion Week and Easter-related activities in March:
Sponsored by the Jefferson County ministerial Association, the free luncheons are held at noon at the First Baptist Church, 85 N.E. A St., Madras.
Monday, March 17, noon: speaker Pastor Frank McNeil, Seventh-Day Adventist Church.
Tuesday, March 18, noon, speaker Pastor Danny Zook, Living Water Church.
Wednesday, March 19, noon, speaker Pastor Ron Mulkey, Metolius Friends Community Church.
Thursday, March 20, noon, speaker Pastor Richard Burson, First Baptist Church.
Friday, March 21, noon, speaker Pastor Dr. Walt Chamberlain, Madras Christian Church.
Kids up to grade five are invited to an Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m., Saturday, March 22, at the Madras United Methodist Church, 49 N.E. 12th St. There will be crafts, stories, snacks and the egg hunt.
Easter Sunrise Service
The annual Easter Sunrise Service at the top of Round Butte will be held at 6:30 a.m.