Church Life 11-20-22
The church office will be closed on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25, for the Thanksgiving holiday.
We are on a prayer journey as a faith community, and Session invites you to contribute to our FPC Prayer Wall by adding prayers of gratitude, petition, and “God Mail,” or answered prayers. You can find the prayer wall, post-its, and pens on the table in the lobby in front of the sanctuary.
Thank you to our wonderful group of volunteers who set up our Christmas in the Park display! Go check it out this season!
Advent, the season where we prepare for Christmas and Christ’s birth, begins on Sunday, November 27. We have guided journals and other materials available starting today.
Donations for Affordable Christmas are due TODAY, November 20! If you want to volunteer to help sort and shop or to help out on sale day, Saturday, December 3, talk to Pastor Chelsea or Joy Swope.
Advent candle sets are available in the Concourse. Advent, the season of preparation before celebrating Christmas, starts next Sunday, November 27.
A 4- week Advent Bible study looking at each Sunday’s scriptures and themes from Everything is Sacred begins Wednesday, November 30, and will meet for 4 weeks at 6:00 pm in the Lydia Room.
Messy Church is coming! Save the date of December 1, 10-11:30 am, and plan to attend or volunteer!
Help care for our neighbors by serving on our FPC Room in the Inn Team: The Outreach Ministry Team is following God’s leading and organizing a team of FPC volunteers for Room in the Inn, our community cold-weather shelter for those experiencing homelessness.
Our team will serve on December 6 & 13, along with the first and second Tuesdays of January and February. There are a variety of roles available, including providing snacks or breakfast, staying overnight, and praying for the ministry. If you are interested in serving in any capacity or have questions, contact Joy Swope. (firstname.lastname@example.org)