CPC e-news for January 4, 2019
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
8:45 am Choir Rehearsal
9:30 am Sunday School for all ages (Preschool & Elementary classes begin with music)
10:30 am Worship; Epiphany of the Lord; Holy Communion
3:00 pm Millikin University Choir Concert
4:30 pm Unhanging of the Greens
5:00 pm Youth Group at Centenary
11:00 am Family Prayer Group
11:15 am Church Staff meeting
5:00 pm Deacons meet
6:30 pm Grief Share
5:30 pm Parents’ Night Out
On Communion Sunday, members are asked to make a voluntary contribution to aid the distressed and afflicted of our community. Please consider a gift, using the Deacons Fund pew envelopes.
For security reasons, several of the church building doors will lock at 10:45 on Sunday mornings. The main doors (on 7th Street) will remain open. A greeter will be there to welcome late-comers to our sanctuary for worship.
The nationally recognized Millikin University Choir will be in concert in the CPC Sanctuary on Sunday, January 6 at 3:00 pm. A free will offering will be received. Bring your friends!
The UNHANGING OF THE GREENS will be done following the choir concert on Sunday afternoon – around 4:30 pm. All helping hands will be appreciated.
Your help needed for the Homeless Count. The annual Terre Haute homeless count is Wed., Jan. 23 from 11am – 2pm. This is extremely important to ensure federal and state funding to our region. We are seeking volunteers to help 10:15-12:15pm and/or 12:15-end; Gilbert Park Shelter (across from former Lighthouse Mission at Wabash & 14th). We are also in need of donations of coats, blankets, heavy socks, stocking caps, warm gloves, or cash to purchase such items. Items can be dropped off starting in January at designated table in Fellowship Hall through Sunday prior. Volunteer sign up will also be on table. See Susan Hoffman for more information (firstname.lastname@example.org; 812-232-4645).
Assisting for January 6:
Liturgist: Andrew Conner
Children’s Moment: Andrew Conner
Ushers: Paul & Linda Shaw, Fred Rubey, Murray & Eunice Pate
Hosts: Murray & Eunice Pate
Session Opening: Luanne Tilstra, Alan Harder
Bus Assistant: Dave Rader
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to:
Dave Rader, Nicholas Spencer 1/4; Phillip Smith 1/5; Bill Cook, Corrine Foree 1/8; Mark Carlisle 1/9; Derek Van Dyke 1/12
Revised Common Lectionary Readings for Sunday, January 6, 2019, the Epiphany of the Lord (Year C)
- First Reading Isaiah 60:1-6
- Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14
- Second Reading Ephesians 3:1-12
- Gospel Matthew 2:1-12
- Pastor – Rev. Mike Riggins: 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
- Kids Hope – Linda Riggins – firstname.lastname@example.org
Presbytery of Ohio Valley website: http://www.presbyteryov.org
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