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Posts from November 2017

Alternative Gifts Available!

The Mission Committee offers the Alternative Gift Sale on December 10 and 17. Give a gift in honor or in memory of a loved one, and purchase items to benefit our sister church in Domasi, Malawi. We have a focus on educational opportunities this year including tuition, school fees and preschool toys and supplies, as…

Hanging of the Greens

Everyone is invited to help with the hanging of the greens next Sunday, November 26 at 6:30 p.m. as we prepare the sanctuary for the Advent season. Tasks range from putting candles into plastic candleholders for Christmas Eve, to helping untangle greenery, to climbing ladders while assembling the Christmas tree. In other words, we need…

Presbyterians in Cuba – Adventures in Faith Sunday, November 19

Sunday Seminar: “Presbyterians in Cuba – Adventures in Faith,” this Sunday (November 19), 11:00 a.m., Fellowship Hall. Are Presbyterians in Cuba? YES, we have an Amazing Presence! Learn more this Sunday. Following worship, Don and Nancy Uchtmann will describe their April 2017 mission trip to Havana. They will note the history of Presbyterians in Cuba,…

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Adult Bible Study – 8:15 a.m. Worship – 9:30 a.m. Childcare is available for infants through preschool age, downstairs in Rooms 4 and 5. PYC Mixes Distributed – following worship Sunday School for Children & Youth – following worship Seminar: “Presbyterians in Cuba” – following worship Facing Racism Study – 5:30-7:00 p.m. From the Pastor/Head…

Film Screening of National Geographic’s “Before the Flood”

A riveting account of the dramatic changes occurring around the world due to climate change. Monday, November 13 at 7:00 p.m. at the Channing Murray Foundation (1209 West Oregon St., Urbana). Film screening, food, and Q & A with Ann Burger, retired Presbyterian minister and activist. (Sponsored by Wesley United Methodist Church, Unitarian Universalist Church…