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Ashes on the Way

February 14 @ 6:00 am - 10:00 am

Seven years ago, we began offering Ashes on the Way so that anyone – be they church members, friends, or the public at large – could receive ashes and a blessing in a simple, accessible way. It quickly became a deeply appreciated tradition.

​​Here’s how it works: Drive into the church parking lot anytime between 6 and 10 A.M., enter the roundabout, stop curbside, and one of our pastors will meet you at your car to mark your forehead with ashes and to offer a personalized prayer. If you do not wish to receive ashes, you may simply ask for a prayer. Ashes on the Way is a poignant and powerful start to Lent.


February 14
6:00 am - 10:00 am
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Winnetka Congregational Church
725 Pine St.
Winnetka, IL 60093 United States
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