EVER SINCE THE LATE 1980’S THE UNITED CHRUCH OF CHRIST AND DISCIPLES OF CHRIST HAVE HELD AN EUCEMINICAL ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICE.  THIS YEAR ON FEBRUARY 13TH THE ECUMENCIAL ASH WEDNESDAY WILL BE HOSTED BY LITTLE FARMS UNITED CHRUCH OF CHRIST LOCATED ON 135 SAUVE ROAD, RIVER RIDGE, LA http://www.neworleansucc.org/index.php/find-a-church.

AT 6:00 PM, THE EUCMENICAL CHOIR WILL REHERSAE “ONCE UPON A TREE” UNDER THE DIRECTION OF ERIN BURNETT (LITTLE FARMS DIRECTOR THE ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICE IS TO BEGIN AT 7:00 PM.

THE REVERAND SHARON MACK TEMPLE, INTERIM PASTOR OF CENTRAL ST MATTHEW UCC, WILL PRESIDE OVER THE SERVICE AND THE ELEMENTS OF COMMUNION.

IN THE SPIRIT OF EUCEMINISTM, THE REV. PAUL PIC WILL HANDLE THE ELEMENT OF ASHES WHICH WAS REPRINTED FROM THE BOOK OF WORSHIP IN1986.

THE EUCEMENICAL OFFERING WILL BE SENT TO THE LOUISIANA INTERCHURCH CONFERENCE. ORDAINED CLERGY, CHAPLINS AND LICENSED MINISTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO WEAR ROBES.