HARRISVILLE -- Ascension Lutheran Church, 1105 N. Washington Blvd., will begin its Easter celebration with an Easter Vigil service at 7 p.m. today.
According to a church news release, on the night before Easter, the church gathers for worship in anticipation of the dawn of Easter Day, the chief festival of the church year.
On Sunday, a service will be at 9:30 a.m., with sounds of "Alleluias," the altar adorned with flowers, and voices of praise from both choir and congregation.
An Easter brunch will be served afterward for all in attendance.
The community is invited to join church members for this highest of festivals.