Carteret County churches to host Easter sunrise services

This cross at Soundview Original Free Will Baptist Church near Newport on Wednesday is a reminder of the Carteret County churches that will hold Easter sunrise services Sunday. (Cheryl Burke photo)

CARTERET COUNTY — Area churches will host sunrise services Easter Sunday. Some of those include:

Soundview OFWB

Soundview Original Free Will Baptist Church near Newport will have an Easter sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. at the church. There will be special singing. Breakfast will be served following the service. Everyone is asked to wear a mask. 

Parkview Baptist

Parkview Baptist Church in Morehead City will hold a sunrise service at 6:45 a.m. Easter Sunday on the east side of the building. Bible study for all ages will be at 9:30 a.m., with the regular service beginning at 10:45 a.m.

St. Peter’s UMC

St. Peter’s United Methodist Church in Morehead City will host an Easter sunrise service at 6:45 a.m. Sunday. Worship services will also be at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

 Newport Baptist

Newport Baptist Church will have an Easter sunrise service 6:30 a.m. Sunday. Breakfast will be served following the service.

The church will offer an Easter worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday which will feature the Lord’s supper.

Victory Baptist

Victory Baptist Church in Newport will hold an Easter sunrise service at 6:45 a.m. Sunday in the church parking lot.

Emerald Isle Chapel by the Sea

Emerald Isle Chapel by the Sea will hold a Son Rose Celebration outside on the church grounds at 9 a.m. Sunday.

Cape Carteret Baptist

Cape Carteret Baptist Church will host an Easter sunrise service at 6:15 a.m. Sunday at the Western Ocean Regional Access in Emerald Isle. Bring a chair for sitting on the beach.

Down East community

Several Down East churches will join for a community Easter sunrise service at 6:15 a.m. Sunday at the end of Army Camp Road in Davis.

Straits UMC

Straits United Methodist Church will sponsor an Easter sunrise service at 7 a.m. Sunday on the Straits side of the Harkers Island bridge. People will gather at a cross that has been set up. The Rev. David Jones 

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

As a privately owned web site, we reserve the right to edit or remove comments that contain spam, advertising, vulgarity, threats of violence, racism, anti-Semitism, or personal/abusive/condescending attacks on other users or goading them. The same applies to trolling, the use of multiple aliases, or just generally being a jerk. Enforcement of this policy is at the sole discretion of the site administrators and repeat offenders may be blocked or permanently banned without warning.