CPC e-news for April 7, 2017
HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE
Palm/Passion Sunday service – 10:30 am on April 9 in fellowship hall
Maundy Thursday service with supper – 6:00 pm on April 13 at UNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH 1207 Springhill Dr
Good Friday service – Noon on April 14 in fellowship hall
EASTER worship – 10:30 am 0n April 16 in Sanctuary (not climate controlled; dress for the weather)
During building construction, worship is in fellowship hall. A construction trailer is in the parking lot and all spots are blocked off (except handicap) during the week. Please do not park along the curb near the south entrance as this is used by workers.
Easter Sunday worship will be in the sanctuary at 10:30 am on April 16. Chairs will be moved upstairs and we will celebrate the resurrection of our Lord.
Who: Members & friends of the Central Church family – of all agesWhen: Friday, April 21, 7:00 pm to Sunday, April 23, 1:00 pm
Where: Pyoca Camp, Conference, & Retreat Center Brownstown, IN (2 hour drive from Terre Haute
All weather cabins with 4 rooms; each room has 3 bunks and a bathroom
What: Fellowship, Worship, Sabbath time, and service work for Pyoca
Special activities for children and childcare during work time
Cost: $35 per person for adults and children 11 years and older; $20 5–10 years; free for younger children
($23 and $12 for one night) This covers two nights lodging, snacks, Saturday breakfast & lunch, and Sunday breakfast. The cost of a Sat. pizza supper will be shared.
Teaching in Long Underwear: My China Ernie Danek will discuss his extensive time teaching in China outside of major cities which is the subject of his recently published book during the Sunday School time (9:30 – 10:20 am) in room 200 (lounge) on Sunday, April 23. All are welcome. The book is available in the church library.
Holypalooza will be held at Central on September 17.
9:00 am CPR training
5:00 pm Youth fundraiser dinner at Centenary Methodist
8:45 am Choir rehearsal
9:30 am Sunday School for all ages (children’s music at 9:30)
10:30 am Worship; Palm/Passion Sunday; Baptism
11:30 am Baby Shower for Tess Templeton
11:00 am Family Prayer Group
11:15 am Church staff meeting
7:00 pm Session meeting
6:00 pm Maundy Thursday service with meal at Unity Presbyterian
12:00 pm Good Friday service
10:00 am Easter Egg Hunt at Collett Park
?? Easter Choir Rehearsal
8:45 am Choir Rehearsal
NO SUNDAY SCHOOL
10:30 am Easter worship in the Sanctuary; Confirmation
Dates for your planning calendar:
Youth Group Fundraiser Supper – April 8, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, at Centenary UMC
Easter Egg hunt – April 15 at Collett Park 10:00 am
Easter – April 16
Spring Family Retreat at Pyoca – April 21-23
VBS – June 19-22 at Trinity Lutheran Church
REMINDERS FOR SUNDAY, April 9
Liturgist: Jean Shutt
Children’s Moment: Kevin Buchanan
Hosts: CLCA – baby shower
Session Open & Close: Kevin Christ, Bob McLaughlin
Bus Assistant: Bill Green
In an effort to keep the prayer needs of our family and friends off of the website, you will be receiving a separate email with the Koinonia Prayer List. The same distribution list is used for both mailings, so if you unsubscribe to one, you have for both.
Happy Birthday to:
Teddy Lenderman, Greg Simmons 4/9; Beth Whitaker 4/10; Andrew Simmons 4/11; Doug Shepherd 4/12; Christopher Ennis, Robert McLaughlin, Nathan Paul-Bonham 4/13; Kendra Scanlon 4/16
Friends of Bob McLaughlin invite you to wear paisley print clothing to worship on April 9 in honor of Bob McLaughlin’s birthday!
Revised Common Lectionary Readings for Sunday, April 9, 2017, Palm Sunday (Passion Sunday) (Year A)
- Transitional Pastor – Rev. Kevin Buchanan: email@example.com
- Christian Educator – Cheryl Moles: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Church/Financial Secretary – Sarah Kelsheimer: email@example.com
- Youth Director – Connor Scanlon: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Music Director – Mark Carlisle: email@example.com
- Facility information/concerns – firstname.lastname@example.org
- Kids Hope – Suzanne Downs: email@example.com
Presbytery of Ohio Valley website: www.povpc.org