First Christian Church Easter “Eggs-travaganza” Egg Hunt will be held on April 19, starting at 3 p.m. There will be thousands of eggs for each age appropriate section. Kids can also enjoy a bounce-house, face painting, the Easter story and other fun activities. Finish the day with a free hot dog meal. The church is located at 156 Belleview Park Rd.
Cullasaja Assembly of God Church Great Egg Hunt with 3,000 eggs will held on Saturday, April 19, starting at 11a.m. There will be an Easter egg hunt for pre-school and elementary ages with golden eggs, candy and prizes. The church is located at 6201 Highlands Road in Franklin. For more information call the church office at (828)369-7540.
Iotla Baptist Church will be having a Good Friday Tenebrae Service at the church on Good Friday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m. The church is located at 1537 Iotla Church Road. For more information, call the church office at (828)524-7167.
Simple Faith Quartet Singing at Liberty Baptist Church will be held on Saturday, April 19, 7 p.m. The church is located in Cowee Valley.
Holly Springs Baptist Church Easter Sunday Service with Pastor Breedlove speaking will be as follows: Sunrise Service at 7:30 a.m., followed by a breakfast at 8:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Dr Harris will bring the message at the worship service at 10:45 a.m. The service is broadcast on Radio WNCC FM 96.7. The church is located at at 366 Holly Springs Church Road.
First Christian Church Easter Son-Rise Service will be held on Sunday, April 20, 7:30 a.m. A free breakfast will follows at 8 a.m. A discussion/study of the Resurrection will begin at 9 a.m. and the "New Beginnings" Easter worship service begins at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 828.524.6840 or www.firstchristianfranklin.com. First Christian Church of Franklin is located at 156 Belleview Park Rd.
Lutheran Church of the Holy Family, ELCA Easter Events will be held on Sunday, April 20. The Easter egg hunt will be held at 10 a.m. and Service of the Resurrection at 10:30 a.m. The church is located at 2152 Dillard Road in Highlands.
Coweeta Baptist Combined Choirs Cantata “The Day He Wore My Crown” will be held on Good Friday, April 18, 7 p.m. Sunrise Service will be 7 a.m., at the church cemetary, in case of bad weather it will be in the church. Sunday School is at 9:45 a.m. and Morning Worship at 11 a.m. The church is located at 780 Coweeta Church Rd.
Olive Hill Easter Sunrise Service will be held on Sunday, April 20, 7 a.m. Service will be followed by a free breakfast, Sunday School at 10 a.m. and service 11 a.m. For more informaiton call Pastor Barry Bowwman at (8280349-4555 or Asso. Pastor Dale Clouse at (828)349-9677.
Newman Chapel Baptist Church will have a sunrise service at 7:30 a.m. and will present an Easter Drama entitled “He’s Alive” at the 11 a.m. worship service on Easter Sunday April 20. Newman Chapel is located at 60 Mulberry Road in Otto.
Holy Week Services for Memorial United Methodist Church, 4668 Old Murphy Rd, Franklin
– April 18, 7:00 p.m. Good Friday Service
– April 20, 11:00 a.m. Easter Sunday Service (Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.)
Holy Week Services for Patton United Methodist Church, 112 Patton Rd, Franklin
– April 17, 7:00 p.m. Maundy Thursday Service
– April 20, 7:00 a.m. Sunrise Service followed by breakfast
– April 20, 9:45 a.m. Easter Sunday Worship Service (Sunday School, 10:45 a.m.)
Grace Baptist Church Revival will be held on April 20 through April 25, with Pastor Todd Bell , who is from Sanford, Maine. Sunday Services will be at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Friday Services at 7 p.m. Special singing each night with various local churches.The church is located at 143 Setser Branch Road. For more information call (828)369-2435.
Free Transportation to Walnut Creek Baptist Church services is being offered for services on Sunday morning, 10 a.m., Sunday night 6 p.m. and on Wednesday nights 7 p.m. For more information or transportation call (828)371-9614.
Olive Hill Gospel Chapel Singing will be held on Sunday, April 20, 6 p.m. Sylranus Turner will be singing. After the service there will be a free supper. The church is located on Olive Hill Rd. just past the airport. For more informaiton call Pastor Barry Bowwman at (828)349-4555 or Assoc. Pastor Dale Clouse at (828)349-9677.
First Presbyterian Church, 26 Church Street, Franklin, has begun a revised schedule for Sunday services. Worship services will be held at 10 a.m. in the historic chapel, with the choir under the direction of Anne Tauber. Music from The Chapel Band, and Bluegrass Sunday will remain a part of the monthly worship schedule. Sunday school meets at 9 a.m.
First Presbyterian Church Historic Chapel will be open to the public every Thursday for visitation, prayer or meditation, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The chapel bell will ring the hour when it is opened. Church members will be present to answer questions or to assist in any way. The church is located at 26 Church St. in Franklin.