CPC e-news for May 20, 2016

THIS SUNDAY – 4th Sunday Luncheon – May 22  CLCA has moved this month’s 5th Sunday lunch to the 4th Sunday due to Memorial Day.  Please bring a dish to share to go along with the provided chicken. Following the lunch, the 7th Cents Youth Group will have a “Service Auction” fundraiser for Triennium expenses. Youth group members will be available for a variety of services to the person with the highest bid.
SAWs Ramp Build – Saturday, May 21 from 8 am to early afternoon. Contact Josh Powers (812-239-3821; jopowers@indstate.edu) to sign-up or get more information.
Camp Friendship VBS is Friday, June 17 and Saturday, June 18. All children ages 3 to 5th grade will enjoy this fun event featuring stories (parables) around the campfire. On Friday evening, we will gather at the Wadsworth Farm (6500 E Old Ft. Harrison Rd) at 6:00 pm for a carry-in supper for the whole family. Hot dogs will be provided. Please bring a side dish to share, but no desserts. Drinks will be provided. Following supper, we will have story telling, songs and S’mores around the campfire until 8:00 pm. On Saturday, activities will be held at Centenary United Methodist Church from 10:00 am to 3:15 pm. Children will have activities and Adults will have Bible study class. Lunch (gluten free) will be served. Registration forms are available in fellowship hall or in the church office. Please return them to the church office asap. Adult and youth leaders are being recruited. A donation list will be posted in fellowship hall.
You can keep up with the Transitional Pastor Search Committee’s progress on the church website: https://www.thcpc.org/where-are-we/ or check out the new timeline chart in fellowship hall.
CPC is alive and well! We may not have a pastor, but we are not without leadership and care. The Session, Deacons, Commissions and staff are continuing the work of the church as they always have. Rev. Scott Paul-Bonham and Rev. David Rosen are providing worship leadership and Rev. Linda Peters is doing pastoral care for the congregation. The Transitional Pastor Search Committee is at work. If you have any needs, please call the church office. In an emergency at night or on weekends, call Cheryl Moles (812-235-3646).
Gospel Meets Country Benefit Concert for 14th and Chestnut Community Center” will be June 12 at 6:00 pm at the Indiana Theater. The local group, GRAYBEARD, and country band from Nashville, TN, REDHEAD EXPRESS will provide an evening of entertainment. Tickets are $10 general admission and may be purchased from Cheryl Moles.  $25 VIP tickets include parking, priority seating and a meet and greet with the bands.

JESUS’ LOVE IS BUBBLIN’ OVER!  Sunday School classes meet each week at 9:30 am. Preschool – room 108;  K-2nd grade elementary – room 202; 3rd – 5th grades elementary – room 103; Middle School Confirmation Class – room 200; High School/Intergenerational Current Event Discussion – FH classroom B; Christian Parenting – FH Classroom C. The Children’s Library is open in FH Classroom A.  An intergenerational class for all will begin on June 5 for the summer. Thank you to our teachers and CE leaders that have led classes this school year.
The Sunday School offering for milk at 14th and Chestnut continues.  Please give generously!

Church Calendar for May 20 – 28, 2016
For full church calendar, go to:  https://www.thcpc.org

7:00 pm 7th Cents Youth Group Sky Zone trip and Lock-In at CUMC

9:00 am Lock-in ends

9:30 am Sunday School for all ages
10:30 am Worship; Rev. Dave Rosen; Sunday School Teacher Appreciation
11:45 am High Ground Rehearsal

11:00 am Family Prayer Group

10:00 am Seekers and Searchers Women’s Bible Study

Dates for your planning calendar:

May 22 – Sunday School Teacher Recognition; Carry-in lunch

June 8 – Bike and Build overnight

June 17-18 VBS

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:
Sally Moulton 5/20; Fritz Pugh 5/24; Earl Rodgers 5/29; Cody Scherb 5/30

Liturgist: Andrew Conner
Children’s Moment: Corrine Foree
Greeters: Peter & P.J. Ekstrom
Ushers:  Abby & Fred Simmons, Carolyn & Max Payne, Brenda & Lance Weatherwax
Hosts: CLCA – 5th Sunday Lunch

Session Open & Close: Fred Rubey, Luanne Tilstra
Bus Assistant: Fred Simmons

Revised Common Lectionary Readings for Sunday, May 22, 2016, Trinity Sunday (Year C)

Sermon Text: Micah 6:1-8

Staff eMails:
  • Pastor –
  • Parish Associate – Rev. Scott Paul-Bonham: scott.paulbonham@frontier.com 
  • Christian Educator – Cheryl Moles: cheryl@thcpc.org
  • Church/Financial Secretary – Sarah Kelsheimer: sarah@thcpc.org
  • Youth Director – Connor Scanlon: connor@thcpc.org
  • Music Director – Mark Carlisle: mark.carlisle@indstate.edu
  • Facility information/concerns – facilities@thcpc.org
  • Kids Hope – Suzanne Downs: suzanne@thcpc.org

Presbytery of Ohio Valley website: www.povpc.org

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