Week of April 16, 2017

Looking Ahead

Office hours Tuesday and Thursday, 9am to 2 pm
Yoga Class Every Monday 6 to 7 pm
Craft Club Every Monday, 2 – 4 pm
Praise Team Practice Every Thursday, 10am
Cemetery Association Meeting April 18, 7:00pm

Pastor Jean will be away April 17-22. Greg Wiest will be available for emergency pastoral care in her absence. (724) 612-5837.

Buffalo Presbyterian Church will be hosting a rummage and bake sale on May 5th and 6th, 2017 from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Items in good condition can be brought to the church and stored in the last room on the left in the lower level. Items can be brought to the church on Sunday mornings during worship time, or on Tuesday and Thursdays from 9 – 2.  We are unable to accept televisions.

The 2017 Conference will be held at Westminster College in New Wilmington, PA. This year’s speakers include Dr. Rodger Nishioka, Director of Adult Educational Ministries at Village Presbyterian Church, and Rev. Dr. Jim Singleton, Associate Professor of Pastoral Leadership and Evangelism at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, as well as many others. Visit the conference website for more details. http://nwmcmission.org/home

Even when Lenten studies are over and Holy Week is past, God’s story continues. For those who have never seen  and those who want to see in a fresh new way, Come and See! All are welcome to Good Friday worship 7pm on April 14th. Then from Wednesday April 19th for 10 weeks DVD dramas and Bible study are offered 1-3pm or 7-9pm. Call 724-352-2400 for information and to register. Jefferson Center Presbyterian Church, 390 Frazier Road, Saxonburg, PA 16056.

Synod of the Trinity’s Second Annual Regional Connection for Partnership and Networking for the NORTHWEST REGION at Crestfield Camp & Conference Center, Slippery Rock, PA Friday, May 12& Conference

*Morning Targeted Conversation Groups
Story Weaving: Learning to Let Your Part of the Gospel Story Arise
Cultivating Wonder, Curiosity and Awe
Into the Light: Joining the Conversation About Addiction
Connecting with the Community: With Others, For Youth
Holy Advocacy: A Time for Mutual Understanding
Exploring Resources: From the Presbyterian Foundation

Afternoon Worship and Conversation
Remembering What Will Come: Embracing Our Identity as God’s People in an Uncertain Age

9:30 a.m.          Registration and Fellowship
10:00 a.m.        Welcome and Morning Prayers
10:45 a.m.        Targeted Conversation Groups*
12:30 p.m.        Lunch
1:15 p.m.          Regional Updates
Presbyterian Foundation: Financial Health Assessment
1:45 p.m.          Worship/Conversation
3:15 p.m.          Closing and Evaluation

Registration deadline is Monday, May 8, at 5 p.m. Register online at Syntrinity.org