Category Archives: Easter

Church and Culture Easter Funny United Methodists Worhsip

How to do an Easter service at the best location in the most “religiously unaffiliated” city in the US

photos by Ted Huang

Over 40 of us gathered on the grounds of Pittock Mansion for the first Easter Sunrise Service we’ve done in years. There were over 50 by the time we ended, as early morning runners, cyclists, and dog walkers stopped and listened in. We celebrated the Love of God winning over death as we faced east over a calm and soft lit portrait of Portland. While a little sunshine would have made it perfect, we were plenty happy to just be dry during April in Oregon. read more »