Thursday, November 23, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church


Thursday, Nov. 23                                             HAPPY  THANKSGIVING

Sunday, Nov. 26        10:00 am                  Morning Worship
                                                                   Brian Mullahy, Preacher
                                                                   Church School meets

Sunday, Dec. 3          10:00 am                 First Sunday of Advent/ Holy Communion
                                                                  Sermon:  "When Pleasant Places Have Become Ruins"
                                                                  Lessons:  Isaiah 64: 1-9  Mark 13: 24-37

Thursday, Dec. 7         6:00 pm                 Rehearsal for Michael Douglas Jones's voice student

Friday, Dec. 8              7;00 pm                 Recital for Michael Douglas Jones;s students

Saturday, Dec. 9    10:00 am - 3:00  pm          CHRISTMAS  BOUTIQUE

Sunday, Dec. 10       10:00 am                 Second Sunday of Advent
                                                                 Sermon: :" God Meets Us As We Are"
                                                                 Lessons    Isaiah 40: 1-11   Mark 1: 1-8

                                 11:15 am                 Decorate Christmas Tree and Sanctuary

Wednesday, Dec, 13  8:30 am                 Mid Suffolk Presbyterian Clergy
                                                                 Royal Oak Diner

Friday, Dec. 15           7:00 pm                Christmas Party at the Manse
                                                                 Church Officers and Staff

Sunday, Dec. 17       10:00 am                 Third Sunday of Advent
                                                                  Sermon: "A Vision, A Voice, A message of Joy"
                                                                   Lessons:  Isaiah 61: 1-4  I Thessalonians 5: 16-24
                                                                                     John 1: 6-8, 19-28
                                                                   Church School Play

Sunday, Dec. 24       10:00 am                  Fourth Sunday of Advent       
                                                                  Sermon:  "A Place For God"
                                                                  Lessons:  II Samuel 7: 1-11, 16   Luke 1: 26-38

                                 11:00 pm                            CHRISTMAS  EVE
                                                                 Candlelight service of Lessons and Carols

Sunday, Dec. 31      10:00 am                  Morning Worship
                                                                 Claudia Taylor, Preacher

Looking Ahead
Saturday, Jan. 5        2:00 pm                   ORGAN  CONCERT
                                                                  Michael Kearney, Organist
               

Thursday, November 16, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church


Saturday, Nov. 18             9:30 am             Property and Finance Committee
 
                                         6:00 pm             Martin Luther Night
                                                                   Christ Episcopal, Bellport
                                                                   $10 to cover dinner

Sunday, Nov. 19             10:00 am             Thanksgiving Sunday
                                                                   Sermon: "Saying 'Thank You' and Saying It Now"
                                                                   Lessons:  Psalm 107  I Thessalonians 1:1-9; 3: 6-10

                                         4:00 pm             Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service
                                                                   St.James Episcopal Church, Brookhaven

Monday, Nov. 20               7:00 pm            Session Meeting

Wednesday,, Nov. 22     12:30 pm           Becker/Gamble at Bellport  High School

Thursday, Nov, 23                                          THANKSGIVING

Sunday, Nov. 26            10:00 am            Morning Worship
                                                                  Brian Mullahy, Preacher

Tuesday, Nov. 28             9:30 am           East Moriches Transition Committee

Sunday, Dec. 3              10:00 am            First Sunday of Advent/ Holy Communion

Saturday, Dec.9    10:00 am-3;00 pm       Christmas Boutique


Thursday, November 2, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church


A note:
   Sunday night's storm brought down a large tree at the South Country Rd end of our Church Parking lot. That fallen tree has now been sawed into logs which are available to anyone who can make use of them. So feel free to stop by and load up the trunk of your car.

Saturday, Nov. 4          5:00pm                       "AUTUMN  SERENADE"
                                                              featuring Francesea Lunghi - mezzo soprano
                                                              Michael Douglas Jones - bass-baritone
                                                              Daniel Ragone, pianist
                                                                         $20 donation at the door

Sunday, Nov. 5          10:00am             Stewardship Sunday/ Holy Communion
                                                              Sermon: "Wade in the Water"
                                                              Lessons: Joshua 3: 7-17  Matthew 23: 1-12

Tuesday, Nov. 7                                            ELECTION DAY
                                    1:00pm              Lunch Bunch Group

Wednesday, Nov. 8     8:30am             Western Suffolk Presbyterian Clergy
                                                                  Royal Oak Diner

                              12:30- 2:00pm        L.I. Union Seminary Alumni Lunch
                                                                      Presbytery Center
                                                             Hosts: Pastor Tom and Rev. Tom Goodhue

Thursday, Nov. 9       10:00am             East Moriches Transition Commission
                                     7:00pm            Personnel Committee at the Manse

Saturday, Nov. 11       12:30pm           South Country Peace Group in the Gallery

Sunday, Nov. 12          10:00am           Pledge Sunday
                                                              Sermon:  "Let Not Your hearts Be Troubled:
                                                              Lessons: Amos 5: 18-24  Matthew 25; 1-13
                                                                       I Thessalonians 4: 13-18
                                       5:30pm           Pot Luck supper





Thursday, October 26, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church


Saturday, Oct. 28                 8:30am              Presbytery Meeting
                                                                       Glenwood Landing

Sunday, Oct. 29                  10:00am              REFORMATION SUNDAY
                                                                        Celebrating 500 years of Protestantism
                                                                        Sermon: "The Meaning of the Reformation Today"
                                                                        Five Bible Verses to read on Reformation Sunday:
                                                                        Romans 1:17; Ephesians 2:8; I Peter 1: 5; II Timothy 3:16;
                                                                                    Matthew 11: 29-30

Wednesday, Nov. 1           6:00-8:00pm                 "Share the Harvest"
                                                                        Long Island Council of Churches
                                                                                 annual fund raiser
                                                                        $140 per person   Crest Hollow Country Club

Thursday, Nov. 2                   7:00pm              Personnel Committee

Saturday, Nov. 4                    5:00pm                   "Autumn Serenade"
                                                                  featuring Francesea Lunghi, mezzo soprano
                                                                  Michael Douglas jones, bass-baritone 
                                                                  Daniel Ragone, pianist
                                                                             $20 donation at the door

Sunday, Nov. 5                     10:00am                 Stewardship Sunday
                                                                   Sermon:  "Wade in the Water"
                                                                   Lessons: Joshua 3: 7-17  Matthew 23: 1-12

Tuesday, Nov. 7                                                          Election Day
                                                 1:00pm       Lunch Bunch

Wednesday, Nov. 8                  8:30am      Western Suffolk Presbyterian Clergy
                                                                            Royal Oak Diner

                                           12:30-2:00pm    L.I. Union Seminary Alumni Lunch
                                                                             Presbytery Center
                                                                             Hosts: Pastor Tom and Rev. Tom Goodhue

Thursday, Nov. 9                    10:00am           East Moriches Transitions Commission

Saturday, Nov. 11                   12:30pm           South Country Peace Group

Sunday Nov. 12                       10:00am           Pledge Sunday
                                                                          Sermon:    "Let Not your Hearts Be Troubled"
                                                                          Lessons:  Amos 5: 18-24  Matthew 25: 1-13
                                                                                               I Thessalonians 4: 13-18

                                                    5:30pm            Pot Luck Supper


Friday, October 20, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church



Sun. Oct. 22             10:00am                            Morning Worship
                                                                           Sermon: "I Want Moses As My Lawyer"
                                                                           Lessons:  Exodus 33: 12-23
                                                                                            I Thessalonians 1: 1-10 

Sat.,  Oct. 28             8:30am                             Presbytery Meeting
                                                                           Glenwood Landing

Sun., Oct. 29           10:00am                           REFORMATION  SUNDAY
                                                               Sermon:  "The Meaning of the Reformation Today"

Wed., Nov 1         6:00 8:00pm                      "Share the Harvest"
                                                                        Long Island Council of Churches Annual Raiser
                                                                                   $140 per person
                                                                        Crest Hollow Country Club


Sat., Nov. 4             5:00pm                          "AUTUMN  SERENADE"
                                                                          (see below & attached flyer)

Sun, Nov. 5           10:00am                             Stewardship Sunday
                                                                         Daylight Savings Time Ends

Sun., Nov. 12        10:00am                             Pledge Sunday

Thursday, October 12, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church



Saturday, Oct. 14          9:30am             Property/Finance Committee
                                    12:30pm             South Country Peace Group

Sunday, Oct. 15          10:00am             Morning Worship
                                                              Sermon:   "Parable of the Wedding Banquet"                   
                                                                                (another perspective)
                                                              Lessons:  Isaiah 25:1-9  Matt. 22: 1-14

Monday, Oct. 16           7:00pm             Session Meeting
                                                              Guest: Rev. Annie McMillan
                                                              Presbytery's COM Rep to OSHPC

Friday, Oct. 20     6:00pm-8:45pm        Brookhaven/Bellport Churches
                                                              Ecumenical Progressive Dinner
                                                              (moving from Bellport Methodist to
                                                               Christ Episcopal to Mary Immaculate)

Sunday, Oct. 22           10:00am            Morning Worship

Saturday, Oct. 28           8:30am            Presbytery Meeting
                                                               Glenwood Landing

Sunday, Oct. 29           10:00am             REFORMATION  SUNDAY
                                                                Celebrating 500 years of Protestantism
                                                                Sermon: "The Meaning of the Reformation Today"

Looking Ahead

Wednesday, Nov. 1  6:00pm-8:00pm      "Share the Harvest"
                                                                  Long Island Council of Churches
                                                                  Annual fund raiser: $140 per person
                                                                  Crest Hollow Country Club

Saturday, Nov. 4              5:00pm                    "AUTUMN  SERANADE"
                                                                 featuring: Francesca Lunghi, mezzo soprano
                                                                 Michael Douglas Jones, bass-baritone
                                                                 Daniel Ragone, pianist

Sunday, Nov. 5               10:00am       Morning Worship: STEWARDSHIP  SUNDAY
                                                                      Daylight savings time ends

Sunday, Nov. 12                  10:00am      Morning Worship: PLEDGE  SUNDAY

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church


NOTE: Rev. James Hawkins, Director of the PCUSA Office of Public Witness in Washington, has spoke out on the violence in Las Vegas: "Our outrage cannot be contained. Our sadness cannot be lifted. This has gone on for far too long. We mourn with those who have lost family members, friends, and colleagues. We pray for the injured both physically and mentally. We pray for our nation where there are more guns than people." Hawkins said churches can respond by praying and actively working for the passage of gun safety legislation.

Sunday, Oct. 8             10:00am               Morning Worship
                                                                  Sermon:  "What Am I Looking For?
                                                                                  "What Am I Finding?
                                                                                  "And Then What?
                                                                  Lessons: Psalm 27  Luke 11: 9-13

Tuesday, Oct. 10            9:30am              Long Island Council of Churches Board
                                     11:30am              Brookhaven/Bellport Clergy   
                                                                 Christ Episcopal  Church

Thursday, Oct. 12        10:00am               East Moriches Task Force

Friday, Oct. 13             10:00am               LICC Transition Task Force

Saturday, Oct. 14          9:30am               Property/Finance Committee
                                    12:30pm               South Country Peace Group

Sunday, Oct. 15          10:00am                Morning Worship
                                                                  Sermon: "Another Perspective 
                                                                   on the Wedding Banquet Parable"
                                                                 Lessons:  Philippians 4: 1-9  Matt. 22:1-14

Monday, Oct. 16            7:00pm              Session Meeting
                                                                 Guest: Rev. Annie McMillan
                                                                 Presbytery's Representative to OSHPC

Wednesday, Oct. 18      8:30am              Western Suffolk Presbyterian Clergy
                                                                 Royal Oak diner

Friday, Oct.20   timed to be announced  Ecumenical Progressive Dinner

Thursday, September 28, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church


On Sunday, September 24, 2017 we welcomed Deborah Denis
into church membership, and baptize Benjamin William Neal
son of Deborah and Jason A. Neal.
Sunday, Oct. 1                  10:00am                WORLD  COMMUNION  SUNDAY
                                                                        Sermon:  "From 'Eithers' to 'Neithers'"
                                                                        Lessons:  John 8: 31-59  Galatians 3: 23-29
                                                                        Receive Peace & Global Mission Offering

Friday-Saturday                                               Union Theological Seminary, NYC
Oct. 6 -7                                                           Alumni/ae Council: Pastor Tom attending

Sunday, Oct. 8                  10:00am                 Morning Worship

Tuesday, Oct.10               11:30am                  Brookhaven/Bellport Clergy
                                                                          Christ Episcopal Church

Saturday, Oct. 14               9:30am                  Property and Finance Committee

Sunday, Oct. 15                10:00am                 Morning Worship

Monday, Oct. 16                  7:00pm                Session Meeting                     

Wednesday, Oct. 18            8:30am                Western Suffolk Presbyterian Clergy
                                                                                breakfast at Royal Oak

Friday, Oct. 20            to be announced          Ecumenical Progressive Dinner

Sunday, Oct. 22                  10:00am               Morning Worship

Saturday, Oct. 28                  8:30am                Presbytery Meeting
                                                                          Glenwood Landing

Looking Ahead
Wednesday, Nov. 1         6:00pm-8:00pm       "Share the Harvest"
                                                                         Long Island Council of Churches
                                                                         Crest Hollow Country Club
                                                                          $140 per person

Saturday, Nov. 4       to be announced             MUSIC CONCERT
                                                                     featuring: Francesca Lunghi, soprano
                                                                     Michael Douglas Jones, bass-baritone

Friday, September 22, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church - Newsletter Available


Thursday, Sept. 21                 5:00pm         International Day of Peace
                                                                    The Common Ground at Gillette Park, Sayville

Sunday, Sept. 24                  10:00am         Morning Worship
                                                                     Sermon:  "How Wonderful You Are"
                                                                     Lessons:  Psalm 8  Mark 1: 9-11
                                                                     Receive Deborah Denis into Church Membership
                                                                     Baptism of Benjamin William Neal
                                                                     Sunday School

Friday, Sept. 27                       7:00pm         Planning meeting for Ecumenical Progressive Dinner 
                                                                     Mary Immaculate Roman Catholic Church

Sunday, Oct. 1                      10:00am         WORLD  COMMUNION  SUNDAY
                                                                      Sermon: "From 'Eithers' to 'Neithers' "
                                                                      Lessons:  John 8: 31-59  Galatians 3: 23-29
                                                                      Receive Peace & Global Mission Offering 

Friday &Saturday   Oct. 6-7                          Alumni/ae Council, Union Theological Seminary 
                                                                      Pastor Tom attending

Sunday, Oct. 8                     10:00am           Morning Worship

Tuesday, Oct.10                   11:30                Brookhaven/Bellport Clergy
                                                                       Christ Episcopal Church, Bellport

Saturday, Oct. 14                    9:30am           Property and Finance Committee 

Sunday. Oct. 15                    10:00am            Morning Worship

Monday, Oct. 16                     7:00pm            Session Meeting

Wednesday, Oct.18               8:30am             Mid Suffolk Presbyterian Clerg

Friday, Oct. 20             to be announced        Ecumenical Progressive Dinner

The latest edition of the church newsletter is now available online at http://oldsouthhavenchurch.org/Newsletters/Newsletters.htm

Saturday, September 16, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church - Newsletter Available


The latest edition of the church newsletter is available online at http://oldsouthhavenchurch.org/Newsletters/2017Issue2(Fall)/2017-Issue%202%20(Fall).pdf
You should be receiving the print version early next week.

Friday, September 15, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church - church bell and Charlotte



Sunday, Sept. 17           10:00am          Morning Worship
                                                               Sermon:  "A Step in the Right Direction"
                                                               Lessons:  Psalm 119:89-112   Luke 5: 17-28

                                        5:00pm           Book Study: "Here If You Need Me"

Monday, Sept. 18            7:00pm           Session Meeting
                                                                Meet with Deborah Denis for Church Membership

Wednesday, Sept. 20     12:30pm          Becker/Gamble Committee in Gallery

Thursday, Sept. 21           5:00pm          International Day of Peace
                                                                The Common Ground at Gillette Park, Sayville

Sunday, Sept 24              10:00am         Morning Worship
                                                                Sermon:  "How Wonderful You Are"
                                                               Lessons:   Psalm 8  Mark 1: 9-11
                                                               Receive Deborah Denis into Church Membership
                                                               Baptism of Benjamin William Neal
                                                               Sunday School

Sunday, Oct. 1               10:00am          WORLD  COMMUNION  SUNDAY
                                                               Sermon: "From 'Eithers' to 'Neithers'"
                                                               John 8: 31 - 59  Galatians 3: 23-29
                                                                Receive Peace & Global Mission Offering


Thursday, September 7, 2017

This Week at Old South Haven Church - church bell and Charlotte


Sunday, Sept  10                         10:00am                Morning Worship
                            Sermon: "The Roadblock of Regret"
                              Lessons:       Genesis 42: 1-38  Luke 12: 35-48
                    11:15am               CHURCH  PICNIC

Tuesday, Sept.12                          11:30am               Brookhaven/ Bellport Clergy

Wednesday, Sept. 13                      8:30am               Western Suffolk Presbyterian Clergy

Thursday, Sept. 14                        10:00am               Long Island Council of Churches Boards

Sunday, Sept, 17                           10:00am               Morning Worship
                                                                                    Sermon:  "A Step in the Right Direction"
                                                                                    Lessons:  Psalm 119: 89-112  Luke 5: 17-28

                                                         5:00pm               Book Study:  "Here If You Need Me"

Monday, Sept. 18                             7:00pm               Session Meeting
                                                                                     Meet with Deborah Denis for Church Membership

Wednesday, Sept. 20                     12: 30pm              Becker Gamble Committee in Gallery

Thursday, Sept 21                             5:00pm               International Day of Peace
                                                                                     The Common Ground at Gillette Park, Sayville

Sunday, Sept. 24                            10:00am               Morning Worship
                                                                                     Receive Deborah Denis into Church Membership
                                                                                     Baptism of Benjamin William Neal