PRESBYTERIAN WOMEN'S CHRISTMAS LUNCH - All women
of the church are invited to our Christmas Lunch on Thursday, December 8th at 11am in Fellowship Hall.
Please bring finger sandwiches or desserts to share; as well as cookies and cookie tins to package for shut-ins, veterans
and police officers.
CANTATA - Sunday, December 18th, at the 10:30am service, the Chancel Choir will present a Christmas Cantata
called "By Heaven's Light". Come join us for this special musical presentation that will open
your hearts for the season of Christmas. Invite friends and neighbors to attend with you!
CHRISTMAS CARD LANE - Please
visit the Christmas Card Lane display at Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center to view our church's
"Christmas Card" now through January 7th. There is no charge for this event.
CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT COMMUNION SERVICE -
Saturday, December 24th at 7:00pm.
CHRISTMAS DAY AND NEW YEAR'S DAY SERVICES - On Sundays, December
25th and January 1st, there will be one worship service at 10:30am.
PRESBYTERIAN WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY - meets
Tuesday, December 6th at 10am at the home of Sharon and Robert Cuzner. This will be
the conclusion of our study of "Glory Days". All women are invited.
WEDNESDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY - 10am in Fellowship Hall,
with Pastor Larry Yerger. All are welcome and we urge you to join in learning about God's Word and how it applies
to our lives today.
40 DAYS OF LOVE - On January 22, 2017, we will open the New Year with
an all church study - 40 Days of Love, based on 1 Corinthians 13. This is a six week small
group study. Please use the sign up sheets in the church foyer to choose a group that meets at a convenient time and
place for you. We will conclude the study with a Sunday Celebration on March 5th. We urge everyone to participate!
Old Men Eating Out Someplace) & J.U.L.I.E.T.S. (Joyful Understanding
Ladies Inconspicuously Eating
Together Someplace) - meets at the Sky View Café at the Punta Gorda Airport at 8:00am on
Thursdays, December 15th and 29th. Come and enjoy the food and fellowship.
THE SECOND CUP
(of coffee) - You're invited to be part of a Bible study discussion group every other Thursday morning at
9:30am in Fellowship Hall. Dave Sifferd leads this study of the Book of Acts, using the NIV Bible as the textbook.
Bring a friend and join us on Thursday mornings for a Second Cup. Our December dates are December 15th and 29th
PRAYER SHAWL GATHERING - If you like to knit or crochet, please gather with us in Fellowship
Hall the second Monday of each month at 10am. Our next date is Monday, December 12th.
- Join us for Game Mornings Tuesdays from 10am to Noon in Fellowship Hall. We meet Tuesdays, December
13th and 27th. Curious? Come one and all - either to play or observe.
LIONS, TIGERS & BEARS EXCURSION - Saturday,
January 21st, 4:00 - 7:00pm in Arcadia. Watch the animals at feeding time and enjoy a Safari Dinner on the
Terrace. The cost is $25.00. We are limited to 20 participants, so please sign up now.
PENIEL - Please volunteer to help with serving a meal at Misión Peniel, once a month on Fridays. The next trip is Friday, December 23, 2016, carpooling from the church at 12:15pm. We
will deliver the Christmas Shoeboxes on this trip!
AND FISHES MINISTRY - Are you interested in making a meal when there is a short-term need in the congregation
due to an illness or loss? Are you willing to deliver a meal that someone else has fixed? If so, please use the
sign up sheet in the church foyer. If you have any questions, please speak to Kay Callahan, our Deacon of this ministry.