Easter egg hunt at St. Paul AME

St. Paul AME Church, 200 E. Lexington Ave., Independence will host an Easter Egg Hunt at 2 p.m. Saturday. There will be games, food and prizes. Call 816-461-7567 with any questions.


First Presbyterian hosting sunrise service

First Presbyterian Church of Independence will have a brief Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m. Easter Sunday at George Owens Nature Park, 1601 S. Speck Road, followed by coffee and refreshments. Then, people will gather at the church at 100 N. Pleasant St. for Sunday school at 9:15 a.m. and/or Easter worship 10:30 a.m., featuring handbells, choir and string instruments.


Hope and resurrection for Easter at Stone Church

Pastor Ken McClain will deliver the morning message Easter Sunday at Stone Church Community of Christ, 1012 W. Lexington Ave., Independence, at 10:20 a.m. Music will be provided by John Davies and Sandra Byrne, and closed captioning is available for the hearing impaired. For more information, go to www.stone-church.org or call 816-254-2211.


Easter breakfast, egg hunt at St. Luke’s UCC

St. Luke’s United Church of Christ, 727 N. Main St., Independence, will have a sunrise service at 9 a.m., on the front lawn, breakfast at 9:30 a.m. in the fellowship hall (prepared and served by youths, freewill offering) and Easter egg hunt at 10:15 a.m. on the front lawn (weather permitting) before the Easter worship service at 10:45 a.m.

– Examiner staff