For everything there is a season, and though it is snowing at the moment I write this, the shoveling season will soon be over. The season of ordering Easter flowers is here. You can order Easter Lilies for $15, Daffodils for $13, Tulips for $12 and Hyacinths for $14. If you are interested, contact the church office before March 15 to place your order. On Easter Sunday, you may pick … Continue reading →
Lent begins with Ash Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015. We will worship beginning at 7:00 in the sanctuary with Eucharist and the Imposition of the ashes. During Lent, Pastor Lori will preach a sermon Series on how to live out our commitment to Jesus Christ. Worship is at 11:00 on Sundays. All are welcome, and all are welcome at the Lord’s Table. Hope to see you there!
Ash Wednesday service at 7 PM. We will celebrate the Eucharist and receive the imposition of the ashes. The service is earlier than in previous years so the Session can attend and meet afterwards at 8 PM.
Kryste is offering individual vocal coaching sessions to choir members this month and continuing into the Easter season. Members of the congregation who are secretly interested in singing in our choir are invited to take advantage of this opportunity to uncover a singing voice, as well. There is no charge for these half hour private sessions. Bring a recording device so practice can take place at home. A calendar for … Continue reading →
We will celebrate the birth of the Christ child with a candle-light service on Christmas Eve, December 24, at 8 PM in the Sanctuary.
The festival of Las Posadas (or “the Inns” in English) is celebrated in Mexico other Hispanic cultures beginning December 16. It is a festival that celebrates Mary and Joseph looking for a place to stay in Bethlehem, and usually takes place over nine nights (to celebrate the nine months Mary was pregnant with Jesus.) We will celebrate a truncated version on Sunday, December 14 at Sunday worship. This is a … Continue reading →
The first Sunday in Advent is November 30 and as is the tradition here, we will be decorating the church for the Christmas Season after the service that day. We’ll start at noon with a quick lunch, and then move into the Sanctuary. Many hands will make quick work and the result is always beautiful. So mark your calendar and plan on staying a little later that day.
The Blessing of the Pets will be held Saturday, October 11 in the Sanctuary at 4 PM. Bring your small pets (in cages or on leashes) and celebrate the feast of St. Francis of Assisi.
The Joint Confirmation Class service will take place this Saturday, June 7 10 AM at New Hempstead Presbyterian. … Continue reading →
Here is the Holy Week Worship schedule for 2014: Sunday, April 13 Palm Sunday 11 AM Worship 12 noon Palm Sunday Luncheon Thursday, April 17 Maundy Thursday 8 PM Worship with Communion Friday, April 18 Good Friday 8 PM Tenebrae Service Sunday, April 20 Easter Sunday 8 AM Sunrise Service in Murchison Hall 9 AM Full Breakfast in Murchison Hall 11 AM Service of the Resurrection … Continue reading →