Gunnedah shire's churches are preparing for Easter this week, with Good Friday and Easter Sunday the main days for services.
Gunnedah Salvation Army will hold two services. On Good Friday, there will be a 9am service at the Salvos Tempest Street building, and on Easter Sunday, the traditional sunrise service will be held at Porcupine Lookout at 6.15am.
Gunnedah Anglican Church will hold a Good Friday service in Gunnedah at 10am and Easter Sunday services at 8am and 10am. St Stephen's Anglican Church in Breeza will hold a service at 8am on Easter Sunday.
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Gunnedah Uniting Church will hold services on Good Friday at 8am and Easter Sunday at 9.30am.
Gunnedah Presbyterian Church will hold services on Good Friday and Easter Sunday at 9.30am.
Curlewis Community Church will hold a service at 6pm on Good Friday. On Easter Sunday, the service will begin at 9.30am, followed by morning tea.
Gunnedah Baptist Church will hold a service on Good Friday at 10am in the church hall and Easter Sunday at 10am.
St Joseph's Catholic Church will hold the Lord's Supper at 7pm on Thursday, Passion of the Lord at 3pm on Friday, Easter Vigil at 7pm, and Sunday of the Resurrection at 8.30am.
St Therese Mullaley Catholic Church will hold a service at 10.30am on Sunday.
Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Boggabri will hold the Lord's Supper at 5pm on Thursday, Passion of the Lord at 3pm on Friday, and Holy Saturday Mass at 6pm.
Mary Immaculate Church in Tambar Springs will carry out the Stations of the Cross at 11am on Good Friday.
TurningPoint Christian Outreach Centre will hold a service on Easter Sunday at 9.30am. There will be a scavenger egg hunt for the kids.
Northwest Church Gunnedah will hold a service at 10am on Easter Sunday in the Carinya Christian School hall.
The Gunnedah Seventh Day Adventist Church will hold a service on Easter Saturday at 11am.