We have two deliveries to Grout in November. There is a long weekend for school conferences beginning Wednesday, November 9. We will deliver the bags on Tuesday, November 8. We will deliver seven bags for the long Thanksgiving weekend on Tuesday, November 22. Please bring items to share in groups of seven, if possible. Thank … [Read more…]
Bible Study “Who Is Jesus?” lesson three: According to Luke We have seen Jesus as the long-awaited Messiah (not the messiah the people expected, but God’s Son,) and as a master teacher who opens the kingdom of heaven to us here and now. Luke portrays Jesus, rejected by his own people, and prophet of God, … [Read more…]
“As November begins, proceeds and ends” As November begins for American’s, we are on the edge of our election season. For many, the statement could be shorter: We are on edge. I am reminded of a quote from Thomas Paine, “Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must undergo the fatigue of supporting … [Read more…]
What you’ve known as the Peacemaking Offering has been transformed into the Peace & Global Witness Offering. This new Offering will have a greater global reach, more significant impact, and bring peace to people through Christ. The Peace & Global Witness Offering is received during the Season of Peace, which ends on World Communion Sunday. … [Read more…]
This month we are asking for new towels and wash cloths as donations to SnowCap. These are items that people request that are in short supply. Please place your donations in the box labeled SnowCap in the narthex.
Presbyterian Women will meet Monday evening at 7 pm to study lesson two in “Who Is Jesus? What a Difference a Lens Makes.” Allison Zimmerman will lead the study. The new officers for 2016-17, elected at September’s meeting, are: Barbara Votrobeck, Moderator Laura Schaefer, Vice Moderator Rebecca Jewel, Secretary Nancy Youngs, Treasurer Carol Garner, Hospitality … [Read more…]
Rahab’s Sisters are collecting new and gently used socks for the women who gather for dinner on Friday nights. Please place your sock donations in the box labeled for Rahab’s Sisters in the narthex. Thank you.
Sunday, September 18 4:30 to 7:30 pm Adults: $6 Children: $4 Under 2: free The Preschool engages in fundraisers to help keep tuition low, to fund “extra” purchases, and to build community. This year’s goal of $10,000 in fundraising will help toward further improvements in the … [Read more…]
The first Backpack Buddy delivery will be on Thursday, October 13. It is time to start replenishing the rack of food for this mission project. Please help ensure all families receive the same food by donating items in groups of seven if at all possible. We will be providing a large bag of food for … [Read more…]
Our first PW meeting and Bible Study will be Monday, September 12 at 7 pm. We will elect officers for the year and begin the new Bible Study. This year we will be asking “Who Is Jesus?” The bible study books are available for $8. If you would like a copy now, please see Rebecca … [Read more…]