Announcements for July 31, 2016 - Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost

  • Scriptures:  Genesis 18:1-15, Romans 5:1-5

  • Session and families will gather for a picnic at the new home of Pastor Nathan and Mary Kay Leslie tomorrow (Monday) at 6 p.m.  The session will have a brief meeting to follow dinner.  

  • We welcome to our pulpit this morning, Ms. Nancy McGaughey.  Nancy is a PC (USA) mission co-worker to South Sudan.  

  •  The Sacrament of the Holy Communion will be celebrated next Sunday, August 7.  Therefore prepare your hearts and lives accordingly making proper confession and amends with God and your neighbors.

  • The Loose Offering will go to the Deacons’ to aid in their ministry next Sunday, August 7.

  •  The Mission/Evangelism Committee will meet Saturday, August 13, 11:00 AM at the MOCO House.

  • Blessing of the Bags:  Bring your book bag and/or your bag that you take to work on Sunday, August 21 at 10 AM.  They will be prayed over during the service.

  • Volunteers are needed to run the sound system and PowerPoint during worship. Anyone interested please speak to Pastor Nathan or Brad McKim.  They will educate willing volunteers on how to run the system. 

  • The following items are needed for Project HOPE: Paper Products (Kleenex, Toilet Paper, Paper Towels, and Napkins) or any other nonperishable items are welcomed.  Monetary donations are also accepted; please make checks payable to Project HOPE Food Bank, and give to our HOPE Representative:  Ruth Ann Herman.

  • The Mission/Evangelism Committee is collecting items for Operation Christmas Child. The collection will continue throughout the year with every 3 months having a different designated item requested.  The following items are needed for the month of AUGUST:  little flash lights and extra batteries, small solar lights, T-shirts, socks, pencils, pens, and hair items.  Please put your donations in the red bin under the MISSION Bulletin Board in the entry way.  Thank you.

  • Mohawk Church Association Community Choir:  MACA is sponsoring a community worship service, 11:00 am next Sunday, August 7 in the "Big Top" tent at the Museum Park, behind the North Beaver Township building on Ross Dr. in Mount Jackson.  We are looking to create a community choir to sing for this service.  Nathan Parrott will be acting as director.  Practices for the community choir will be held this Wednesday, Aug. 3 from 6:30 pm-7:30 pm and also this Saturday from 10 am-11 am.  All practices will be held at Mt. Jackson Church.  Please contact Nathan Parrott, director (724)667-1829 with any questions.  Hope to see you there!  There will be a Dress Code for Worship Service on Sunday Aug 7th, at the Community Days Celebration: For guys-The tackiest tie you have, over a tacky tank top or T-Shirt.  For gals-Big hats and Bad Hair are required dress...with, of course, Goofy Shoes.  For kids-Use your own imagination to come up with something outlandish, but still church appropriate.  There will be "Big Prizes" awarded, immediately following church, for the crowd favorites.  

  • Summer Worship Schedule will continue at 10:00 AM through Sunday, August 21.

  • We will resume our regular worship hours on Sunday, August 28!  Sunday Light-9:30 followed by Divine Worship-10:45.