April 14, 12 pm
Please join Pastor Jeremiah and Pastor Mary Blessing for a noontime Good Friday Service to be held at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, 5271 Scotts Valley Drive.
Two Easter Services will be held this year on Sunday, April 16. There will be a “sunrise” service at 7 am at the fire pits at Twin Lakes Beach and a more traditional Easter service at 10:30 am in the church sanctuary.
Those who are able are encouraged to park in lower parking lot behind the church.
Easter Flowers are Welcome
You may bring lilies, daffodils or tulips to the beach or to church on Easter Sunday and place them in the sand or across the front of the platform. You may include a note on the pot if your flowers are in memory of or in honor of a loved one.
Saturday, March 18, 9 to noon. Come to freshen up the property before Holy Week. Bring your labeled tools. Donuts and Coffee provided!
Then on Sunday, March 19, after church, please stay for our chili cook-off! Enter your chili; it’s not too late! Email email@example.com to enter.
Sunday, January 29 after church
All members please plan to attend. We will vote on two new leadership team members and on the 2017 budget. 2016 Annual Reports will be available. A soup lunch fundraiser for the summer youth mission trip to Mexico will take place prior to the meeting. Everyone is welcome to stay after church for the soup lunch and the meeting.
We will have one Christmas service this year, an all church Christmas Eve candlelight service on Saturday, December 24 at 5 pm.
Using Ann Voskamp’s book and video series.
One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are
Sunday Evenings 6:00-7:30 pm during youth group
in the CE Building October 23, 30 & November 6, 13, 20
Thursday Mornings 9:30-11 am in the CE building
October 20, 27 & November 3, 10, 17
This will be a great time of inspiration from God’s Word as well as time to pray, support, and encourage one another! Women of all ages are invited to either group–whichever time works best for you.
Please RSVP by Sunday, October 16 so we can order enough study guides:
Margaret Anderson 831-428-2508 firstname.lastname@example.org
Karyl Erickson 408-750-4035 email@example.com
Mark your calendars!
Youth Groups resume Sunday, September 18:
Middle School begins at 6:00 pm; High School begins at 6:45 pm
Please contact Brian if you are able to provide dinner on the 18th or any Sunday thereafter. Funds are available for reimbursement with receipt. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 831-454-6645
The next Club 4-5 will be Friday, September 23 from 7-8:30 pm at church
Games, Bible lesson, and snack will be provided. Invite a friend to join us!
Adult Bible Study resumes in September starting with an ice cream social at the home of Gerry & Shirley Cox on Tuesday, September 27 at 2pm. Anyone who would like to join in the study of Philippians is welcome.
The group will meet thereafter on the first and third Tuesday of each month in the Fireside Room at church at 10 am. (First regular meeting will be October 4).
Please contact Gerry Cox at 831-335-3754 or email@example.com
Starting Sunday, September 4, our worship service will return to its regular time of 10:30 am. Thanks to our worship team for leading the Summer Sunday services at 9 am and getting here so early to practice and set up. Many camp staff members were able to join us this summer because of the earlier service time.
“Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent; his glory [is] above the earth and heaven.” Psa 148:13
Vacation Bible School at Community Covenant is a 3 evening camp for kids 4-12. Join us for singing, outdoor games, bible stories around the campfire and art journaling projects.
Register online here
“The Names of “God”
July 12 – 14, 5-8:30 pm (light dinner at 5 pm)
Vacation Bible School at Community Covenant is a 3 evening camp for kids 4-12. Join us for singing, outdoor games, bible stories around the campfire and art journaling projects. Registration will be available online next week! Find out more now by contacting Caroline Mann at firstname.lastname@example.org
Introducing Summer Sundays! Starting June 5, our worship service will be held at 9 am every Sunday in the summer and will return to 10:30 am on Labor Day weekend, September 4. This earlier worship time will provide an opportunity to serve the local summer camp staff and to get out of the house early and enjoy the day.