News and Events

The Advent Season is upon us.  Several events are featured here.

Featured News:

 

Kathy Wilson Selected as Presbyterian Women's Circle Honorary Member

The Plain City Women’s Circle awarded Kathy Wilson a long overdue Honorary Membership November 24. Kathy joined our church in 1962 and has served on Boards of Deacons and Trustees. She has been a youth advisor, helped with many programs and many meals all while working outside the home and raising four active children. We thank Kathy for her commitment to Christ and her faithful service to the missions of this church.

Invite a Friend Sunday  December 8 10 am Worship Service

 The holidays are a wonderful time to reach out to someone and welcome them to our church.  Start thinking of your friends, neighbors, family members and strangers that you could welcome here and then take a leap of Faith and JUST DO IT!  Invites are in the bulletin and extra invites are available on the back table.

 




Church Info:

LIGHT YOUTH PROGRAM: Another year of LIGHT - Learning in God's House Together continues .  On December 8 we'll begin Manger Tales Characters in the Christmas Story.

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD

Thank you to everyone who donated school supplies for the Operation Christmas Child effort. Over 25 shoeboxes full of blessings were donated and delivered to be shipped out all over the world.    Your generous support will bless a needy child somewhere. 

MISSION TRIP: The Mission Trip group had a great week at  Point Pleasant, WV.   They worked on building a ramp to a home. Having traveled there several years, they enjoyed the friends they have made in previous years and making new ones. Not only did they share their carpentry skills, but they shared the love of Jesus with the people we met.  We joined teams from the Dublin and Marysville Presbyterian churches for this outreach experience.

GriefShare New Location Here at PCPC: 

The spring cycle of GriefShare (13-week program) begins on Thursday evenings (Feb. 27 – May 28) from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the Plain City Presbyterian Church, 231 East Main Street, Plain City, OH 43064.  Anyone who is grieving the death of a loved one is welcome to attend any of the GriefShare sessions.  Each session is “self-contained,” so you do not have to attend in sequence.    Each GriefShare session includes a video seminar, small group discussion, and workbook study.  There is a $15 suggested donation, which covers the cost of the workbook.  To register, please call or text Deaconess Janet Nicol at 614-561-7411

 

BIBLE STUDY OPPORTUNITIES:  The Ladies' Bible Study meets in the library on Sundays at 9:15 am and the  Monday night prayer and Bible Study is working on Max Lucado's  Because of Bethlehem  at 6:30 pm. Christian Conversations meets Sunday morning at 9:15 am with Frank and Jerry Smith leading the group.  meets Sunday mornings at 9:15 am.

GENTLE SPIRIT SUPPORT GROUP: Are you or a family member struggling emotionally with cancer and its treatments or life after treatment? Come join Gentle Spirit, a Christian emotional and spiritual support group for help during this difficult time. Reverand Alice and Beth Beach, both cancer survivors, are co-facilitating this group at the montly meeting. There will be a light supper donated by Der Dutchman, a time of sharing, fellowship, a short Biblical meditation and prayer. The group will also begin working on no sew fleece blankets to be given away to those dealing with extended illnesses. See the calendar or call the office for the next scheduled meeting.

 

 

Another Fundraising Opportunity:

Max & Erma'sEnjoy a meal at Max & Erma's on the first Thursday of the month and 20% of your bill will be returned to the church for our Mission Trip Fund. Please call the church office if you need vouchers or see the current newsletter. Gather up your friends and family, and go hungry for lunch or supper! See you there!!