Special Offering for PDA: Sunday November 5

Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA) is currently responding to these national and international disasters: Hurricane Matthew: Haiti The Wildfires in the West: Oregon, Washington, California and Montana Hurricanes Irma and Maria: Puerto Rico, Cuba, the US Virgin Islands and the US Hurricane Harvey: the US, especially Texas and Louisiana Wildfires in Tennessee When disaster strikes, caring … [Read more…]

Groceries for Grout: Thursday, October 12

Delivery day for this mission project is Thursday morning, October 12. Please have your donations to the church by Wed. afternoon. We will provide a large bag of groceries for seven food-insecure families at Grout Elementary. Your donations make a real difference in their lives. We have received many messages of thanks for this program … [Read more…]

PW Fall Gathering: Saturday, October 21

Violence-Free Relationships: What Can Caring Women Do? is the theme of the Fall Gathering. The keynote speaker is Jennifer Morris, Development Director of CARDV (Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence). Location: First Presbyterian Church 114 SW 8th Street, Corvallis Registration begins at 9:30, Program starts at 10 am, includes lunch and ends with worship by … [Read more…]

Racism in America: Discussion

Adult discussion exploring the topic of racism in our society begins Sunday, October 8 at 9 am led by The Rev. James Freda. The first week  will feature African American poetry depicting the life and concerns of African-Americans. The discussion begins at 9 am. Week 2 will explore the situation of slavery in the Bible. Week … [Read more…]

Share Lunch with Middle East Mission Co-workers

Two of our mission co-workers who work in Syria, Iran, Iraq and Lebanon are visiting our Presbytery. We will be sharing lunch with them on Thursday, September 28 at noon at Colonial Heights Presbyterian Church. This is a great opportunity to hear about their experiences in one of the world’s most volatile and sensitive areas. … [Read more…]

A Season of Peace: Proclaiming Christ’s Peace

The Peace and Global Witness Offering will be received on World Communion Sunday, October 1. Presbyterians are proclaiming Christ’s peace around the world, even in the face of great danger – thanks in part to the Peace & Global Witness Offering. • Reconciling and rebuilding South Sudan: Since gaining its independence, South Sudan has been … [Read more…]

Lunch at Laura’s following worship on Sunday, September 17

Laura Schaefer has invited the church to come over for lunch after worship in Sunday, September 17. There will be no coffee fellowship that Sunday. Laura lives less than a mile from the church and car-pooling will be provided. Laura says “Bring your favorite beverage and your appetite.” See you there.

Presbyterian Women Meet Monday, September 11 at 7 pm

All women are invited to join the Presbyterian Women Bible Study on Monday evening, September 11. They will be using the Horizon Magazine’s  new Bible Study, Cloud of Witnesses: The Community of Christ in Hebrews. The study guides are available at the church for $11 each. Presbyterian Women recently raised more than $1500.00 to help … [Read more…]