CPC e-news for March 6, 2015
THOUGHT FOR THE DAY
Do you want to know more about being Presbyterian? On Sunday, March 8, Valeri and Kyle Kershaw (19 Jackson Blvd) are hosting an event for new members and for persons considering membership at CPC. Lant Davis will be presenting a program on “Basic Presbyterianism.” All interested persons are invited.
Daylight Savings Time begins on March 8. Spring forward and don’t be late to church!
March- Food Bank -non-perishable food items
Adult Sunday School class – A 6-session class on Faith and Science will begin on March 1. Scott Paul-Bonham will facilitate the discussion in fellowship hall classroom A/B. All adults and youth are welcome.
Sunday School classes meet each week at 9:30 am. Preschool – room 108; Elementary – room 202; Middle School and High School – room 201; Adults and Young Adults: Faith and Science – FH Classroom A/B Christian Parenting – FH Classroom C.
The Sunday School offering is money for milk at 14th and Chestnut. Bring your coins for a little fun while giving this year!
The Lenten Series continues each Sunday evening through March 29. Supper is from 5:15 – 6:00; Worship at 6:00; Classes are 6:1 5-7:30. Supper on March 8 will be pizza. Andrew Conner will lead the discussion of Inhabiting Eden, chapters 2 & 3 for the adult class. Classes for youth and children are held and childcare for preschool and younger children is provided.
Continue to bring the plastic caps and lids. They will be given to Art Totality for another bench.
CHILI-FEST to benefit United Campus Ministries is March 8 from 4:00 – 7:00 pm at St. Mark United Church of Christ. Chili, hot dogs, veggie burgers and baked potatoes will be served. There is a silent auction and bake sale.
Dates for your planning calendar:
March 1 – 29 Lenten Series each Sunday 5:15 – 7:30pm
March 29 – Palm Sunday; April 2 – Maundy Thursday; April 3 – Good Friday;
April 5 – Easter
April 19 LIFE (Creation/Earth Day) 11:45 – 1:00 pm
April 24-26 Pyoca Family Retreat
Church Calendar for February 27 – March 7, 2015
For full church calendar, go to: https://www.thcpc.org
8:45 am Choir Rehearsal
9:30 am Sunday School for all ages
10:30 am Worship
2:00 pm Basic Presbyterianism discussion at Kershaw home
5:15 pm Lenten Supper and Classes
11:00 am Family Prayer Group and lunch
10:00 am Fine Arts Committee meets
11:15 am Church Staff Meeting
7:00 pm Session Meeting
KOINONIA PRAYER LIST: 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:
Lant Davis, Drake McCoy, Sally Rubey 3/6; Sam Weber 3/9; Eunice Osburn, Jack Ragle 3/12; Claire VanNahmen 3/13; Anna Spydell 3/14
Reminders for Sunday, March 8
Liturgist: Alan Harder
Greeters: Bob & Mary McLaughlin
Hosts: Pepperworth family
Session Open & Close: Joe Harder, Bob McLaughlin
Bus Assistant: Bill Green
Revised Common Lectionary Readings for Sunday, March 8, 2015,
the Third Sunday in Lent (Year B)
HOW TO REACH US:
- Pastor – Lant Davis: Lant@thcpc.org
- Christian Educator – Cheryl Moles: Cheryl@thcpc.org
- Church/Financial Secretary – Sarah Kelsheimer: Sarah@thcpc.org
- Youth Director – Tiffany Grossman: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Music Director – Mark Carlisle: email@example.com
- Organist – Jonathan Rudy: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Facility information/concerns – email@example.com
Presbytery of Ohio Valley website: www.povpc.org
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) website: www.pcusa.org