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Easter service with a view

An annual Easter Service in Westcliffe takes advantage of the beautiful view of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

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The Sangre de Cristo mountain range (Spanish for Blood of Christ) made for an inspirational background for those attending an Easter service in Westcliffe, Colorado on Sunday, April 16, 2017. The First Baptist Church of Westcliffe lead the annual service. Last year it was cancelled because of deep snow, but this year most were in light jackets. The Sangre de Cristo Mountains include ten of Colorado's 14ers. Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette

JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE

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Luke Walton, Lilah Walton and Lily Walton look up at a cross before Easter Services in Westcliffe. The Sangre de Cristo mountain range (Spanish for Blood of Christ) made for an inspirational background for those attending an Easter service in Westcliffe, Colorado on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette

JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE

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First Baptist Church pastor Glen Shock leads the service in a song. The Sangre de Cristo mountain range (Spanish for Blood of Christ) made for an inspirational background for those attending an Easter service in Westcliffe, Colorado on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette

JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE

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Easter
The Sangre de Cristo mountain range (Spanish for Blood of Christ) made for an inspirational background for those attending an Easter service in Westcliffe, Colorado on Sunday, April 16, 2017. The First Baptist Church of Westcliffe lead the annual service. Last year it was cancelled because of deep snow, but this year most were in light jackets. The Sangre de Cristo Mountains include ten of Colorado's 14ers. Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette

JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE

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Easter
The Sangre de Cristo mountain range (Spanish for Blood of Christ) made for an inspirational background for those attending an Easter service in Westcliffe, Colorado on Sunday, April 16, 2017. The First Baptist Church of Westcliffe lead the annual service. Last year it was cancelled because of deep snow, but this year most were in light jackets. The Sangre de Cristo Mountains include ten of Colorado's 14ers. Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette

JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE

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Easter
The Sangre de Cristo mountain range (Spanish for Blood of Christ) made for an inspirational background for those attending an Easter service in Westcliffe, Colorado on Sunday, April 16, 2017. The First Baptist Church of Westcliffe lead the annual service. Last year it was cancelled because of deep snow, but this year most were in light jackets. The Sangre de Cristo Mountains include ten of Colorado's 14ers. Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette

JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE

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The Posadas family bow their heads in prayer during an Easter Service in Westcliffe. The Sangre de Cristo mountain range (Spanish for Blood of Christ) made for an inspirational background for those attending an Easter service in Westcliffe, Colorado on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette

JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE

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Easter
The Sangre de Cristo mountain range (Spanish for Blood of Christ) made for an inspirational background for those attending an Easter service in Westcliffe, Colorado on Sunday, April 16, 2017. The First Baptist Church of Westcliffe lead the annual service. Last year it was cancelled because of deep snow, but this year most were in light jackets. The Sangre de Cristo Mountains include ten of Colorado's 14ers. Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette

JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE

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Easter
The Sangre de Cristo mountain range (Spanish for Blood of Christ) made for an inspirational background for those attending an Easter service in Westcliffe, Colorado on Sunday, April 16, 2017. The First Baptist Church of Westcliffe lead the annual service. Last year it was cancelled because of deep snow, but this year most were in light jackets. The Sangre de Cristo Mountains include ten of Colorado's 14ers. Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette

JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE

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Easter
The Sangre de Cristo mountain range (Spanish for Blood of Christ) made for an inspirational background for those attending an Easter service in Westcliffe, Colorado on Sunday, April 16, 2017. The First Baptist Church of Westcliffe lead the annual service. Last year it was cancelled because of deep snow, but this year most were in light jackets. The Sangre de Cristo Mountains include ten of Colorado's 14ers. Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette

JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE

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