Ash Wednesday services: Ridgebury Congregational, St. Stephen's 'on the go' service
On Ash Wednesday, March 6, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 351 Main St., will offer “Ashes-to-Go” service. The church will have a Holy Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The evening service will include choral music.
The 20-minute “Ashes to Go” service will be repeated within two one-hour intervals: between 8:30 and 9:30 a.m. and 4 and 5 p.m.
Ridgebury Congregational Church
Ridgebury Congregational Church is offering “Ashes on the Go” for those who commute through the Ridgebury area between the hours of 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Church’s parking lot at 605 Ridgebury Rd, Ridgefield.
"You don’t even have to get out of your car," the church said in its release.
The church's Pastor Debbie Rundlett and church deacons will be waiting to administer the ashes.
For those who like a more traditional setting there will be a church service held at 7 p.m. in the church's meetinghouse.