Special Services

Baptism
Baptisms of both infants and adults is practiced. Baptism information may be obtained by contacting the church office or the pastor.

Confirmation
Highland Park Presbyterian Church has confirmation for eighth graders during the Winter. The class meets weekly January through early April. The class is taught by the pastor. The class explores what it means to be a Christian in today’s world and the youth are invited to become full and active members of the congregation at its conclusion.

Weddings
The pastor and organist of the Highland Park Presbyterian Church are happy to help plan and officiate at the weddings of both church members and, as schedule permits, non-members.

Lent/Holy Week
Ash Wednesday: 7:00 p.m. service with imposition of Ashes
Palm/Passion Sunday
Maundy Thursday: 7:30 p.m. Holy communion/Spirituals Service
Good Friday: 7:30 p.m. Tenebrae service of light and dark Easter

Advent/Christmas
Third Sunday of Advent includes children’s Christmas program
Christmas Eve: 5:00 p.m. Family Candlelight Service
10:00 p.m. Traditional Candlelight Service

Other Special Services
Third Sunday in August Blessing of the Backpacks and Picnic
First Sunday in October 4 p.m. Outdoor Blessing of the Animals
Jazz Worship services during Sunday morning times about three times a year
High School Graduation Sunday usually the 3rd Sunday of May
Choir Sunday a musical service with orchestra on Mother’s Day