What Can I Expect On Easter Sunday?

Sunrise Service

7 AM Contemporary Worship

Join us outside on the front lawn of the church for an exciting worship service featuring youth choir, Dance for Joy dancers, and testimonies from some of our Southside family.  There will also be a time for immersion baptism. 

Contemporary Service

9 AM SUMC Sanctuary

This upbeat service combines modern worship songs with traditional elements of worship.  Our Easter service will feature our Worship Dancers. 

Note: Children's Church and nursery are available during this service.  

Traditional Service

11 AM SUMC Sanctuary

Our Chancel Choir lead our celebration of Christ, the Risen Savior with beautiful music and hymns.  This service has traditional elements and is slightly more formal in nature.

Note: Children's Church and nursery are available during this service.  

Garden Party

8 AM- 9 AM

In between our Sunrise and Contemporary worship service, join us in the Garden for coffee, donuts, and catch up with your neighbors and friends!

Directions & Parking

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Parking is available on the Hendricks Avenue side of our church (near the Sanctuary) or on the South end of campus (enter from San Jose Blvd.) To see more details, including campus map, click here.

Need More Information?

Contact Us!

We would love to answer any of your questions about Easter Sunday, or any day for that matter!  Please feel free to contact us using the contact form or give us a call at 904-396-2676.

Join Us For These Other Easter Happenings

Easter Egg Hunt & Picnic

Sunday, 3/25 4 PM

Campus Wide

You and your family are invited to join us for our Easter Egg Hunt & Covered Dish Picnic.  We provide the iced tea & fried chicken, you bring a side to share! We have different egg hunts for younger children and the older kiddos, so there are plenty of eggs for everyone to find!

Holy Week Morning Devotionals

 Monday- Friday 3/25-3/30 6:30 AM


Each morning the week leading up to Easter, join us for chapel services as we prepare for Easter weekend.  These brief devotional times are casual, so drop in after your workout or on your way to work for singing, prayer, and scripture reading.  We'll provide the coffee!

Thursday Tennabrae Service

Thursday, 3/29 5-7 PM

Family Life Center

We will be having dinner followed by a Holy Communion and Footwashing Service in the Family Life Center.   

Men's Easter Breakfast

Saturday, 3/31 8 AM

Family Life Center

The 69th Annual Men's Easter Breakfast is a great opportunity for family members to come together-fathers, sons, grandfathers, nephews- all are invited to this event!  Join us for  breakfast and  an inspiring talk from our guest speaker & former SUMC member,  Roger Gannam.

Saturday Outreach Party

 Saturday, 3/31 11 AM-2 PM


Our Southside Student Ministry invites you to join them for a special outreach egg hunt at Robin's Nest Apartments.  Come help them hide eggs, play games, do crafts, and get to know our neighbors. 

This is a great thing to do together as a family or small group!