Announcements for the week of April 21, 2019

Easter flowers adorning the sanctuary this morning are given in honor of or in memory of a loved one.  If you pre-ordered a plant, you may pick it up after the service.  If you are at the 8:30 a.m. service, please try to take plants not on the chancel so the 10:30 service can enjoy their beauty as well.

All are Invited to Participate in Singing the Hallelujah Chorus at the close of the service today. Please come forward to sing with the choir and take a copy from the director, OR for those who would like to sing along from your seats, there are copies in the pew racks.

 

 

A Heartfelt Thank you to all those who volunteered to help make our Deacons’ Spring Luncheon for Seniors and Veterans such a success. This event would not have been possible without your help. Thank you!

 

Wonder! is Back this Wednesday, April 24 for the remaining three weeks of the program year.  Only Parents Group will be meeting during Block A (5:30-6:15); the Wired Word will not meet during Wonder! for this session.  Join Wendy Aucker during Block B for NOOMA, a series of short films that explore our world from a perspective of Jesus (7-8:15).  Dinner (6:15-7) for this week will be sloppy joes and salad.  Gluten-free sandwich rolls will be available.  Please sign up on the website, at the Welcome Center, or contact the office.

 

Good Works Reminder:  This Saturday, April 27, is our Good Works workday.  Please RSVP to Jim Lucas or Koren Motel for the lunch count.

 

 

 

Day of Service Saturday, May 4 – Sign up on the website (www.gc-serve.org) or via paper at the Welcome Center to volunteer. Opportunities include Good Works, planting a butterfly garden at Simpson Meadows, projects at Caln Elementary School, and making casseroles at home to be delivered to the homeless in Philadelphia.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 5  Music Recital.  Come hear the CPC traditional music groups in a not so traditional recital!  On May 5 at 4 p.m. in the sanctuary, the vocal, handbell, and flute choirs will perform some fun and different music that you won’t hear from us during the rest of the year.  From Barry Manilow to Coldplay and beyond, these groups will put on a great show!

 

A Presentation on the Digital Talking Book Machine will be hosted by our Presbyterian Women’s Miriam Circle on Monday, May 6 at 10:00 a.m. in the Prayer Room.  Pat Milliken of the Chester County Blind Association will be presenting, and if you have a relative or friend who is visually impaired, you are encouraged to attend. Light refreshments will be served.

 

Vacation Bible School Registration is Underway!  This year’s theme is “Who Is My Neighbor?”  VBS is July 22-26 from 9:00 a.m. – 12 Noon each day, and is open to children who have completed one year of preschool through 5th grade. You can sign up online on our website. Cost is $15/child. There is also an afternoon session for kids who have completed 2nd-5th grade. Cost for the afternoon is $15/child and includes lunch. Maximum cost per family is $75. Questions? Contact Amy Lisk in the church office.

 

 

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