Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost-September 3, 2017, 10:45 AM

This Week in Worship

Texts:  Jeremiah 29:8-14; Psalm 18;  I Thessalonians 5:16-25; Matthew6:6-13.

Message:  "How Should We Pray?" Rev. Leslie

Announcements

The Loose Offering today, September 3 will go to the Deacons’ to aid in their ministry.

  •  Deacons will meet this Wednesday, September 6 at 6:00 pm.
  • Session will meet this Wednesday, September 6 at 7:00 pm. 

  • Next Sunday, September 10 is Project Sunday!  The following items are needed for Project HOPE: Canned Soup and Crackers, and/or any other non-perishable 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.

  • Nominating Committee will meet on Tuesday, September 12 at 7:00 pm.   The committee members are Sally Cunningham, Ruth Ann Herman (Chairperson), Howard Leslie, Rhodell Magnone, and Brunita McKim.     

  • PW Gathering is Wednesday, September 13 at 7:30 pm.  The executive board will meet at 7:00 pm.  Join us for a time of meeting, devotions and fellowship.

  • Celebrate Sudan will be hosting an event at MoCo House on Sunday, October 1at 6pm.  All are welcome to attend!  A speaker from South Sudan will also be joining.  Food and Drinks will be provided/available.  Any loose offering collected that night will go to our sister church in South Sudan, The South Sudan Presbyterian Evangelical Church, to help provide hunger relief. 

  • The Evangelism and Missionary Committee will be taking a special offering for Celebrate Sudan on Sunday, October 1 and Sunday, October 8.

Local Happenings

  • The 46th Annual Church Basement Sale will be held Thursday through Saturday September 14-16 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily at Enon Presbyterian Church in Enon Valley, PA. Please come and check out our Books & Media Room;  our Lunch Counter featuring a different homemade soup daily; our Bake Sale; and of course all of our wonderful treasures. Nearly 70% of the money brought in by the sale supports local, national and international mission projects. The Church Basement Sale is sponsored the Enon Presbyterian Church Women's Association.

  • Golf Outing to benefit MoCo House will be held on Saturday, Oct 7 at Tanglewood Golf Course in Pulaski, PA. More details to follow.

  • Join F.E. Smith Counseling Services for:  Coffee With The Clinician!!  Friday, September 22 from 5 PM-7 PM and Saturday, September 23 from 11 AM-1 PM at Mohawk Coffee House.  An informal and casual opportunity to meet the new therapist in town, Fran Smith, ask questions, and hear about what she does.  RSVP’s appreciated but not required to Mohawk Coffee House or F.E. Smith Counseling at 724-888-9688.  

 

Ham Loaf Dinner

Plans are being finalized for the Ham Loaf Dinner scheduled for Saturday, October 21.  Watch the bulletin for further details and donation requests!