The Second Sunday in Lent, February 25, 2018-10:45 AM

This Week in Worship

Texts:  Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16; Psalm 22; Romans 4:13-25; Mark 8:31-38

Message:  "Somewhere in the Middle" Rev. Leslie

Announcements

  • A weekly discussion group on the Psalms will meet Monday and Wednesday from 10 am-11 am at the MOCO House.  In addition, a very helpful (but not necessary) resource that will inform our discussion and reading is “Christ in the Psalms” by Patrick Henry Reardon.  It is available for $16 from Pastor Nathan or online at christianbook.com.     

  • 4G Bible Study will meet Monday, February 26, 6:30 pm at MOCO House.

  • Presbytery meeting Tuesday, February 27, 6:30 pm at Grove City College, Grove City, PA.

  • Mohawk Area Women’s Association will meet Friday, March 2, 10 am at MOCO House.  Brunch will be served at 10 am with a program to follow.  The meeting is open to any and all women in the Mohawk Area.  Please bring a friend with you.

  • The Sacrament of Holy Communion will be celebrated next Sunday, March 4.  Please prepare your hearts and minds accordingly. 

  • The Loose Offering will go to the Deacons’ to aid in their ministry next Sunday, March 4.

  • CLICK will meet next Sunday, March 4 from 4 pm-5:30 pm.

  • The Deacons will meet Wednesday, March 7 at 6:00 pm.

  • The Session will meet Wednesday, March 7 at 7:00 pm.

  • Project Hope Sunday is Sunday, March 11!  The following items are needed for Project HOPE: Cake Mixes, Frosting, Pudding and Jell-O, and/or any other non-perishable items are welcomed.  Monetary donations are also accepted; or checks made out to Project HOPE Food Bank, and give to Ruth Ann Herman.

  • PW women meeting is Wednesday, March 14, 6pm at MoCo House.  Come for devotions, meeting and fellowship.  PW will be supporting the 2018 Synod Mission Project Lily's Place. Lily's Place is a facility that meets the needs of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) with a 14 room facility in Huntington West Virginia.  At the Presbyterian Women's Spring Gathering they will be having a Baby Shower collecting items for Lily's Place. The items on their Wish List are as follows: Diapers sizes 1, 2, 3, and 4, Diaper wipes, Sensory toys for infants, Dreft, Tide All-Clear Laundry Detergent, Hand Soap, Paper Towels (Rolls), Self-Seal Envelopes, Yellow Highlighters, Dry Erase Markers, and White Out. There will be a box in the Narthex for the Month of March.  We appreciate your help with this project.

F. D. Campbell Memorial Library News

*Tech Time, Monday’s @ 12 noon by appt.

*Adult Coloring Every Friday at 1:00 pm. 

         *Book Club, Tuesday, February 27, 5:30 pm.  “The Little Old Lady Who Broke All The Rules” by Catharina Ingelman-Sunberg.  Call the library to          reserve your copy.

  • Bessemer Presbyterian Church is so excited to be able to offer quality, affordable and faith based Preschool to the Mohawk and surrounding areas. We are now accepting registration for the 2018-2019 school year.  Please speak to Mary Kay Leslie if you have a child between the ages of 3-5 years old.  You may also call the preschool phone number 724-667-4130 and leave a message. 

Bessemer Presbyterian Church Preschool Vendor Show

Saturday, March 10, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Here is a little bit about this amazing fundraiser:
Chinese auction of the baskets that the vendors donate and a 50/50.
A Bake Sale- C.L.I.C.K sponsoring.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Velvet Henry.

All proceeds made from this event will go towards the BRAND NEW PRESCHOOL!!!!

Ziti Dinner

Bessemer Rotary is sponsoring a Ziti Dinner on Sunday, March 18 from 11:30 AM-2 PM at Mohawk High School Cafeteria.  The cost is $ 10.00 Adults, Children 12 and under $ 5.00.  Take Outs Available.  Tickets are available from Sally Cunningham or Karen Hutch. 

New Song

A Music Ministry of Geneva College

New Song, an a cappella singing group from Geneva College, will be helping lead us in worship on Palm Sunday, March 25.  They will be sharing a variety of psalms set to music.  This will be an excellent culmination to our study of the Psalms during the Lenten season.  A free will offering will be taken for them immediately after the service.  We hope you will come enjoy them!

Mohawk Church Association

Palm Sunday Choir Festival

MACA Choir Festival on Palm Sunday, March 25, 3 pm at Westfield Church.  This year, the program will consist of one large choir sharing a variety of songs.  The director is Sarah Phillips Kopp.  We are in need of both singers and listeners for this event.  Please see Nathan Parrott for a rehearsal schedule if you are interested in singing.  There are only 3 rehearsals to attend.