Easter is just around the corner!

Easter is just around the corner! This is a time to celebrate that Jesus is alive! We have put together the perfect toolkit for you to invite your friends and family to join in on the fun.

4 Steps to Invite People to Easter

  1. Think about who you can invite to Easter
  2. Identify the best way you can get the message out
  3. Access the related resources below
  4. Share them online!

Easter Invite Toolkit

Inside, you’ll find:

  • Digital invites to share on social media
  • Scripts to guide you recording a selfie-style invitation on your phone
  • Templates to text and email to your friends, family, neighbors and coworkers
  • Video shareables to email, text or post online

Social Media Images

Download these social media images to share on your social profiles. Add a caption and tag your friends. Include which service you will attend and be sure to follow up with your friends afterwards to hear about their experience.

Mobile device:

  1. Tap and hold the image and select ‘Download’
  2. Find the image on your device and tap ‘Share’


  1. Right-click the image and select ‘Download’
  2. Open your social network in your web browser
  3. Add the image to your social post



Selfie Prompt

Here’s some instructions you can use for a selfie video invite! Use this to create a selfie and post to your profiles to invite your friends to Easter.

  1. “Easter is this week! this week! I can’t wait to celebrate the hope of Jesus, especially at a time like this. Join me in person or online for a service.”
  2. “Hi friends! I am so excited to celebrate the good news that Jesus is alive and here. Especially in the midst of so much uncertainty and pain. I’m attending an Easter service this weekend, can you join me? There are 4 to choose from—let’s attend in person or online together!”

You can include Lancaster Baptist Church stickers by clicking the sticker button in IG stories and searching Lancaster Baptist Church. Use your creativity to invite your friends!

Email/Text Template

Use these text templates below to invite your friends and family by email or text. Copy and paste into your phone or computer for easy sharing.

Text Template

Hey! I’ve been thinking of you and miss seeing you (at work/at small group/at the gym). I want to invite you to join me for Lancaster Baptist Church’s Easter services. I’m attending the ____ service, would you like to join me? I have been so encouraged by staying connected to community in this way, and I hope it can be the same for you.

Text Option 2

Easter with Lancaster Baptist Church is still happening! Check out the times @ easterav.com. Let me know which service you will be attending, I’d love to join you!

Text Option 3

You and your family have been in my prayers this week! I hope that you are feeling God’s peace during this time. I also want to invite you to Easter at Lancaster Baptist Church! We have 4 services in person or online that I think you and your family would love. Let me know if there’s a time that works for your family and we can attend or watch together!

Text Option 4

Hey ___! My family and I were talking the other day about fun things to do with family right now, and I wanted to let you know about the Easter services at Lancaster Baptist Church. I think you and your family would love it.

I think it’d be fun if we attended at the same time! Would the ___ work for you? Check out the other times here: easterav.com and let me know.

Easter Email

We can email your friend an invite to Easter at Lancaster Baptist Church, or you can use the sample wording below.

Sample wording


I have been praying for you this week! I miss seeing you at (work, the gym, small group, dog park...) and hope that you are staying safe and encouraged!

Lancaster Baptist Church is having 4 Easter services. I was so excited to hear that we will be celebrating together still, and want to invite you to join. My family and I will be attending the ____ service. Let me know if that works for you, or if there’s another time we can attend together in person or online at lbclive.tv.

Thinking of you and hope to see you soon!


[Your Name]

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