Girdwood Churches Plan for Holy Week

By Sandy Ward
Special to the Glacier City Gazette

Residents and visitors to Girdwood can find worship and faith-based opportunities during Holy Week. A multi-faith Stations of the Cross walk is planned for Good Friday, March 25, on the Girdwood Bike Path, from 6 – 8 p.m. Start the walk at Our Lady of the Snows Chapel (across from Alyeska Hotel, parking lot E, near Employee Housing) and end at Girdwood Chapel (corner of Alyeska Highway and Timberline).

A community Sunrise Service will be held at the mountaintop at Alyeska on Easter Sunday at 7:30 a.m. Free tram rides will be provided by Alyeska Hotel starting at 6:30 a.m. for the service.

Other Easter worship services in Girdwood include 11 a.m. worship at Girdwood Chapel, 6 p.m. worship at Our Lady of the Snows and 5:30 p.m. worship at True North in the Girdwood School.