Cross to rise on Otley Chevin for Easter

This Saturday [April 6] sees Churches Together in Otley make their annual trip up Otley Chevin to put the iconic Chevin Cross in place for the duration of the Easter celebrations.

Anyone wishing to help should meet at 9am in Courthouse Street or 9.30am on the Chevin. The cross will be taken down this year on Saturday May 4 at 9am.

Easter church celebrations this month include

Monday, April 15
Otley Parish Church
7.30pm Reflection and Worship: Hungry and Thirsty (Food and Water)

Tuesday, April 16
Otley Parish Church
7.30pm Reflection and Worship: Innocent Victims (Hitting the Poorest Hardest)

Wednesday, April 17
Otley Parish Church
7.30pm Reflection and Worship: Killing Off the Planet (Death of Flora & Fauna)

Maundy Thursday, April 18
Otley Parish Church
6.30pm Agapé Bring and Share Meal with Holy Communion

The Bridge Church
8pm Communion Service

Good Friday, April 19

Otley Parish Church
10am Exploring Good Friday Together (A special service for all ages with something for everybody. Followed by Hot Cross buns)
2pm Last Hour at the Cross (An hour of readings, prayers, hymns and silence)
7.30pm Reflection and Worship: Meditations on the Cross

Otley Methodist Church
9am Follow the events of Holy Week and Easter through a series of prayer stations in the Wesley Hall

The Bridge Church
10.30am Reflection Service

Easter Saturday, April 20
Otley Methodist Church
3pm Easter Saturday Holiday Club for 5- to 11-year-olds. Book here

Easter Sunday, April 21
Chevin Cross
7am Sunrise Service – Churches Together in Otley

Otley Parish Church
8am Quiet Traditional Service of Holy Communion
10am Main Parish Easter Celebration with Holy Communion (with Sunday Club and 7up)

Otley Methodist Church
8.15am Easter breakfast with Holy Communion, Wesley Hall
10.30am Worship for all ages with Holy Communion, Wesley Hall

The Bridge Church
10.30am Morning Worship and Communion Service

Bethel Church
10.30am Chevin Community Centre, Craven Street
6pm Bethel Church Hall, Myers Croft