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Ash Wednesday Service 2/13 @ 7pm

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Join us Wednesday the 13th for a modern take on the traditional Ash Wednesday Service.  Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent (the 40 day season before Easter).  It’s long been a time of spiritual preparation and consecration.  Tradition involves the imposition of a cross of ash on participants foreheads during this annual service.  This serves as a reminder of who we are as human beings in relationship to God, to each other and to all of creation.

Join us at CAPC this year for a service organized around prayer stations – ways to actively pray as we enter into this holy season of mindfulness, gratitude, humility and centeredness.  Starting at 7pm it will last for approximately one hour in our main sanctuary space at 5951 College Ave | 94618.

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About capcoakland

We are a community of faith seeking to live God's will together: that space where the passions of our hearts and the needs of the world meet in our context of Berkeley, Oakland and Piedmont. Our perspective is based from a Christian center, open to the mystery of God's presence in our world. Our core values are celebration, community & prayer. This blog is our avenue for program updates and information.

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This entry was posted on February 6, 2013 by in Celebrate and tagged , .
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