January 2018 SUNDAY SCHOOL is offered during the school year for children and youth every Sunday during the worship service. Youth convene downstairs at 10:00 a.m. and then gather in the sanctuary for the youth sermon during the service. Classes then begin downstairs around 10:15 a.m. Webster uses the Shine, "Living in God's Light," curriculum. On the first Sunday of every month youth assist in the service, acting as greeter/usher, acolyte, and lector. Older youth stay for the entire service on the first Sunday of the month. Nursery care is available for children 0-5 years every Sunday.
January 2018 COMPASS meets on Monday evenings at 7:00 p.m. This group meets year round to explore topics of faith. The group is open to both guests and new participants. Each week a different person hosts the gathering at their home. 1/22 discussion on MLK Jr.'s letter from the Birmingham jail; 1/29 a book summary presentation on "God/A Human History" by Reza Aslan.
January 2018 SPOTLIGHT ON FAITH meets every Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. in the Conference Room. This is a special time of sharing, prayer, and support. The group, led by Pastor Marcia, discusses the scripture reading for the upcoming Sunday. Readings for January: 1/3 Mark 1:4-11; 1/10 John 1:43-51; 1/17 Mark 1:14-20; 1/24 Mark 1:21-28; 1/31 Mark 1:29-39.
January 2018 CHOIR The Chime and Chancel choirs rehearse on Wednesday evenings. Chime choir rehearsal begins at 6:30 p.m., Chancel choir rehearsal begins at 7:30 p.m.
Jan 7 SUNDAY SCHOOL RESUMES, 10:00 a.m.
Jan 18 COUNCIL MEETING, 6:30 p.m. (Conference Room)
Jan 19 ANNUAL REPORTS DUE, 5:00 p.m.
Jan 21 PRO-FORMA BUDGET INFORMATION MEETING, after worship service
Jan 28 ANNUAL MEETING, after worship service