This Week At Old South Haven Presbyterian Church
It was quite a weekend: Hurricane Irene. In our area problems were minor: loss of power, many branches and a few trees down, planned events cancelled. Last Sunday was the second time this year weather conditions made it necessary to cancel our Worship Service. (I had never needed to cancel services before in my long ministry). No Presbyterian church on Long Island had services, and, I believe that was true for
I didn’t get a chance to preach the sermon I had prepared for last Sunday, so,
you get it warmed up this Sunday….of course with some revisions.
Sunday, September 4 10:00am Morning Worship
Sermon: “How Much Is It Worth To You?”
Lessons: Genesis 29: 15-28
Matthew 13: 31-33, 44-52
Sunday, September 11 10:00 am Morning Worship
“A Service of Hope and Remembrance”
We will utilize worship material prepared by the Rev. Eileen Lindner, pastor of the Presbyterian Church at Tenafly, NJ and the Rev. Jon Brown, a Presbyterian minister and Pastor of Old Bergen Church, Jersey City, NJ for the National Council of Churches observance of the 10th Anniversary of 9/11. In addition we will sing a new hymn written by Rev. Carolyn Winfrey Gillette, co-pastor with her husband Bruce of Limestone Presbyterian Church,
Lessons Psalm 46: 1-3, 9-11 and II Corinthians 4: 1, 5-10
Update: The plastering is completed, the walls and ceiling have been painted; painting the pews is underway.