The 32nd Annual Easter Sunrise Service on the Beach will be held Sunday, April 12th, 7 AM,on the beach at the JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort, 400 S. Collier Blvd., Marco Island, FL 34145.
Marco Island pastors will be contributing to the service including Pastor’s Thomas McCulley, Casey Nowlin and Steve Schoof.
Pastor Scott Kerens will give the Easter message titled, Arise and Shine For Marco.
“The text I will preach from is Isaiah 60:1-3,” said Kerens, Marco Presbyterian Church. “I’ll answer the question, Has Jesus Warmed Your Heart? Because while it appears that the world is getting worse and darkness is prevailing, God remains steadfast in His pursuit of you and me just as surely as the sun rises each morning.”
Special music during the service will be provided by Sandy and John Stein, Director of Music at Marco Presbyterian and Craig Greusel, Music Coordinator at Marco Lutheran Church.
Beach access is north of the Marriott Spa and the public access path north of the Madeira Condominium. The Marco Police and volunteers will direct traffic and assist with parking, including double parking along Collier Boulevard. Additionally, the Resident’s Beach parking lot will open at 6 AM for member parking. Dress is casual; bring your own blanket or chair. Musical prelude begins at 6:45 AM. For those who need assistance, handicap parking will be available near the Marriott Spa with golf carts to assist to the edge of the beach.
For information call Marco Church at 239-394-8186.