Calendar

September 2019

SPC Youth Prepare & Serve Community Meal

Sunday, Sep 1 | 2:30 pm

Begin at SPC, travel to Ranson for a Garden Tour at the Community Gardens, 3rd St. Ranson. Prepare and serve the Community Dinner at Zion Episcopal Church. Go to PerfectPotluck.com to sign up. Meals need to feed between 25-30 people. Please bring $1-5 to help with cost of fruit and bread or if you prefer, let us know what you would like to bring (fruit/bread/other)

Community Dinner

Sunday, Sep 1 | 5:30 pm

Zion Episcopal Church, Charles Town. We need: main dishes, veggies, salad, fresh fruit, bread, butter and desserts. Sign up in by going to PerfectPotluck.com, coordinator Wright, password 5777. Drop off hot food 4:45-5:15 p.m. Sunday. Leave other food in the SPC refrigerator anytime (marked community dinner). Please use disposable containers.

Al Anon

Monday, Sep 2 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

AA Shepherdstown Group

Monday, Sep 2 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Taizé Prayer

Wednesday, Sep 4 | 7:00 pm

A contemplative prayer service, grounded in silence and simple chant, dedicated to creating spaces of peace in ourselves and in our world. Sanctuary

Choir rehearsal

Wednesday, Sep 4 | 7:30 pm

Choir room

Presbyterian Women

Thursday, Sep 5 | 10:00 am

The fall the Presbyterian Women will be discussing Marcus Borg's book Convictions: How I learned What Matters Most. The book is described as "A Manifesto for Progressive Christians." In addition to a stimulating Bible study, the Presbyterian Women share joys and concerns with a group of caring and loving women. 

Strategic Issues Team

Thursday, Sep 5 | 1:30 pm

Fellowshsip Hall

Women Do Recover

Friday, Sep 6 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Youth Mini Golf & Go Karts

Sunday, Sep 8 | 10:30 am

After service, travel to Boonsboro for pizza then the Family Recreation Park, 21036 National Pike, Boonsboro for mini golf and go karts. Return to attend the SPC picnic at Morgans Grove Park at 5:30 p.m.

SPC summer picnic

Sunday, Sep 8 | 5:00 pm

Morgans Grove Park. The whole congregation together in one place at one time. Bring a dish to serve 12. Assignments per last name AH: vegetable or salad; I-P: dessert; Q-Z: side dish. Chicken, beverages, plates and flatware are provided. Volunteers needed to set up at 4:30 p.m. and clean up after. Contact the office if you can help.

AA Shepherdstown Group

Monday, Sep 9 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Al Anon

Monday, Sep 9 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

Music committee

Tuesday, Sep 10 | 11:00 am

Choir room

Session

Tuesday, Sep 10 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Connections

Wednesday, Sep 11 | 4:00 pm

@ Blue Moon

Choir rehearsal

Wednesday, Sep 11 | 7:30 pm

Choir room

Women Do Recover

Friday, Sep 13 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Congregational Meeting to vote on candidate for Pastor

Sunday, Sep 15 | 9:45 am

The SPC Session is calling a congregational meeting, Sunday, September 15th, 9:45 a.m. Sanctuary

AA Shepherdstown Group

Monday, Sep 16 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Al Anon

Monday, Sep 16 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

Worship committee

Tuesday, Sep 17 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Social Justice

Wednesday, Sep 18 | 2:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

Choir rehearsal

Wednesday, Sep 18 | 7:30 pm

Choir room

Listening Group

Thursday, Sep 19 | 10:00 am

Classroom No. 1

Listening Group

Thursday, Sep 19 | 7:00 pm

Balcony

Women Do Recover

Friday, Sep 20 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Men's Breakfast

Saturday, Sep 21 | 7:00 am

Fellowship Hall

Sunday Seminar

Sunday, Sep 22 | 9:45 am

This fall will focus on Richard Rohr’s 2019 book The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe. We’ll explore the roots of the universal Christ in the rich history of the Christian tradition. Rohr says, “‘I believe in Jesus Christ’ isn’t one belief statement but two. Jesus is God individual and personal; Christ is God everywhere and universal.” Join us for this important and illuminating series. Books are available in the office for $20, or pay what you can. Childcare provided. This week: Introduction & Orientation

Al Anon

Monday, Sep 23 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

AA Shepherdstown Group

Monday, Sep 23 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Canterbury service

Wednesday, Sep 25 | 10:45 am

Meet in the Canterbury lobby at 10:30 a.m.

Connections

Wednesday, Sep 25 | 4:00 pm

@ Blue Moon

Choir rehearsal

Wednesday, Sep 25 | 7:30 pm

Choir room

Women Do Recover

Friday, Sep 27 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Yarns & Threads Group

Saturday, Sep 28 | 1:00 pm

Formally Knitting group. Fellowship Hall

Sunday Seminar

Sunday, Sep 29 | 9:45 am

This fall will focus on Richard Rohr’s 2019 book The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe. We’ll explore the roots of the universal Christ in the rich history of the Christian tradition. Rohr says, “‘I believe in Jesus Christ’ isn’t one belief statement but two. Jesus is God individual and personal; Christ is God everywhere and universal.” Join us for this important and illuminating series. Books are available in the office for $20, or pay what you can. Childcare provided. This week: Chapters 1-2

Community Hymn Sing

Sunday, Sep 29 | 4:30 pm

Choir Room

Migrant dinner

Sunday, Sep 29 | 5:00 pm

SPC will again provide a dinner of thanks for migrant workers who come to our area this time of year. All are invited to attend. Location: Applecrest Orchard in Hedgesville, Sunday, Sept. 29, 4-7 p.m. There will be a carpool from SPC leaving at 3:30. Bring your favorite dish to share; and food items for donation (dried beans, masa-dough for tortillas, rice, coffee, pre-made tortillas). 

AA Shepherdstown Group

Monday, Sep 30 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Al Anon

Monday, Sep 30 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

September 2019