Tea Time Tuesday (and the book club) in the Annex!

Hey All…

Given the weather, Tea Time Tuesday will be in the Presbyterian Annex (418 Silver) from 2:00pm until 4:00pm MDT. Today’s tea is an iced Matacha Tea, sweetened with homemade vanilla syrup (available with and without milk). If that doesn’t suit your tastes, we’ve got a lovely selection of regular and herbal teas.

We’ll also be meeting in the Annex at 4:00pm MDT for the beginning of our Summer Book Club. All are welcome (even if you’re not reading the book).

CPC Book Club is Starting!

Hey Everyone!

I hope you’re all well on this cloudy Friday afternoon. We’ve got a great week ahead of us with the start of our CPC Summer Book Club. There are still a few copies if you want to participate.

Given the current cases of COVID in town, we’re still meeting outside on the lawn at 10:00am (unless it’s raining… check the website 30 minutes before the start of the service). Zoom will be available as usual and the link is below.  

Sunday’s preaching text is from Ephesians 2:11-22, where we’ll explore the unique nature of a new humanity. You can read the preaching passage and the other lectionary texts here.

Here are your Announcements for the week ahead

Trail Hiker Meal
Sunday, July 18th is our second Trail Hikers Meal. Join the churches and community of Lake City in welcoming the hikers from 6-8pm in the Annex for some gourmet hotdogs. Don’t forget to bring a side or dessert for 8-10 people to share, if you’re able. 

Games Up Here
On Monday, July 19th from 7:00-8:00pm, we’re playing another round of GARDEN DICE. Join us in person at the Annex and on Zoom (by request: 206-962-9886). 

Tea Time Tuesday
Join us this Tuesday, July 20th from 2-4pm for Tea Time Tuesday on the lawn. This week’s featured tea will be iced Matcha–the ceremonial green tea from Japan. 

Summer Book Club
The CPC Summer Book Club will begin its 7-week dive into the book, Living Faithfully in a Fragmented World, this Tuesday, July 20th at 4:00pm in the CPC Yard or at the Annex (wherever TTT is). It will also be available by Zoom. There are still a few copies left in Darley Hall. 

Bible Study this Week!
Join us for our weekly Bible Study this week as we look at  the Gospel of Matthew–the first book of the New Testament. We’re meeting at our usual time on Wednesday, July 21st from 5:00-6:30pm. The Zoom link and YouTube link (for past weeks) are on our website.

Men’s Prayer Breakfast
Gather with the men of Lake City this Thursday, July 22nd at 7:00am MST in the Baptist Fellowship Hall for the Men’s Prayer Breakfast.

Here are your links for the week!

Sunday Worship Service:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88489308747

Monday Games Up Here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89254064116

Tuesday CPC Summer Book Club
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84811454461

Wednesday Bible Study:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83431443393

Tea Time is in the Annex!

Given the wet weather we’re having, we’re moving Tea Time Tuesday to the Presbyterian Annex (418 Silver). We’re also switching the featured tea to an herbal Mediterranean Sobremesa–a rich blend of Lemon verbena, Peppermint, and Licorice. If that doesn’t suit your taste, pick your own from our collection of teas. Join us from 2:00pm to 4:00pm in the Annex.

The Hikers Are Coming!

Hey Everyone,

I know, I know… this is a late correspondence–but one that I want to make sure you get before tomorrow’s worship service. As many of you know, my family arrived on Wednesday and I took a couple of days off this past week. Hopefully you’ll all get it in the morning. 🙂 Following, you’ll find the announcements for the upcoming activities this week and the links to our various Zoom broadcasts.

Sunday
Tomorrow morning, Sunday, July 11th, we’ll gather on the lawn of CPC for our 10am Worship Service. Tomorrow’s preaching text will be from Ephesians 1:3-14. You can read it and the other preaching texts here.

Your Week Ahead

Trail Hiker Meal
Tonight, Sunday, July 11th is our first Trail Hikers Meal. Join the churches of Lake City, the larger LC community, and the hikers at the Annex from 6-8pm for some pulled pork tacos and fellowship. Don’t forget to bring a side for 8-10 people to share, if you’re able. 

Games Up Here
On Monday, July 12th from 7:00-8:00pm, we’re playing a game of GARDEN DICE. Join us on Zoom and in-person at the Annex (and then stay after for more in-person gaming).

Tea Time Tuesday
Join us this Tuesday, July 13th from 2-4pm for Tea Time Tuesday on the lawn. This week’s featured iced “tea” will be Mexican Horchata. 

CPC July Session
This Wednesday, July 14th the CPC Session will meet at 10:00am in the Annex. 

Bible Study this Week!
We return to our weekly Bible Study this week for an Introduction to the New Testament on July 14th. We’ll meet at the Annex from 5:00-6:30pm. 

Men’s Prayer Breakfast
Gather with the men of Lake City this Thursday, July 15th at 7:00am MST in the Baptist Fellowship Hall for the Men’s Prayer Breakfast. 

Mark Twain is Coming to Lake City!
Come marvel at the talent in our faith community and show support to our very own Jim Walker as he performs his one-person show Mark Twain. There are performances on Friday and Saturday night, July 16th and 17th, at the Moseley Arts Center in the Mary Stigall Theater. The shows starts at 7:30 PM. 

Summer Book Club
The CPC Summer Book Club will begin its 7-week dive into the book, Living Faithfully in a Fragmented World by Jonathan Wilson, on Tuesday, July 20th at 4:00pm (directly after Tea Time). There are still a few copies left in Darley Hall.

And, here are your links for the week:

Sunday Worship Service:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88489308747

Monday Games Up Here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89254064116

Wednesday Bible Study:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83431443393

Tea Time Tuesday in the Annex

It’s a little chilly out and the forecast promises a little rain, so we’re moving Tea Time Tuesday inside. Join us at the Presbyterian Annex on 418 Silver Street from 2pm until 4pm for a hot or iced cup of tea. Today, we’re featuring a hot (or iced) chai tea.

Tuesday Tea Time in the Annex

With the likelihood of rain, we’re moving today’s Tuesday Tea Time to the Annex on 418 Silver Street. Join us from 2-4pm for hot tea of your choice. We’ll be featuring a Japanese Twig Green Tea today, served hot or cold.

Summer is Here!

Hey Everyone!

I hope you’re all keeping warm on this chilly Saturday morning. The weather has definitely taken an unexpected turn, but I’m sure we’re all thankful for the rain.

Given the current wetness and cooler temperatures, however, we’re going to hold tomorrow’s Sunday Worship Service inside. We’re still meeting at 10:00am, just in the sanctuary. Zoom will be available as usual and the link is below. Tomorrow’s preaching text is from Lamentations 3:22-33, where we’ll explore the depths of God’s mercies. You can read the passage and the other lectionary texts here.

I’ve also got some sad news to share. This past Monday, June 21st, Martha Stevens died in her home in Wichita, Kansas. For those who may not know, Martha was a former Lake City summer resident who attended CPC. We hold the Stevens family in our prayers this week.

And, here are the announcements for this week!

Games Up Here
On Monday, June 28th from 7:00-8:00pm, we’re playing another game of METRO–the roll-and-write game based on the Tokyo subway. Join us on Zoom and in-person at the Annex (and then stay after for more in-person gaming).

Tea Time Tuesday
Join us this Tuesday, June 29th from 2-4pm for Tea Time Tuesday on the lawn. This week’s featured iced tea will be Japanese Twig Tea. 

NO Bible Study this Week
We’re taking a week off for our Wednesday night Bible study. We’ll return on July 7th with an introduction to the New Testament. 

Men’s Prayer Breakfast
Gather with the men of Lake City this Thursday, July 1st at 7:00am MST in the Baptist Fellowship Hall for the Men’s Prayer Breakfast. 

Summer Book Club
There are still copies of our summer book club selection–Living Faithfully in a Fragmented World by Jonathan Wilson. Pick up a copy today in Darley Hall. 

Cookies Drive
Please bake and drop off a batch or two of your favorite cookies in Darley this week. Zippered freezer bags are suggested for transport. Please indicate if there are nuts in the cookies or if the cookies are gluten free. 

4th of July Worship Service
Next Sunday is our Lake City Community Worship Service on the 4th of July. The community service will held on the soccer field at 9:00am. Please bring your own chairs. Restrooms will be available at the Medical Center.

Here are your links for this week!

Sunday Worship Service:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88489308747

Monday Games Up Here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89254064116

A Helping Hand

Hey Everyone!

I hope you’re all well on this cloudy Friday afternoon. This Sunday at the 10:00am worship service (on the lawn), we’ll turn to the book of Job as we consider the majesty of God’s creation and our understanding of it. You can find both this week’s passage and the other lectionary texts here.

Also, tomorrow morning’s CPC Work Day, will still take place from 9:00am to 12:00pm, but instead of working on the church grounds, we’ll be helping move stuff for Lynn Hudgeons. It will mostly be boxes, so please bring a hand carts and pickup trucks if you have them. Meet at the front of the church at 9:00am. If there is time after, we can always weed the front of the church! Hurrah for weeding. 🙂

Below you’ll find your weekly announcements and links.

Games Up Here
On Monday, June 21st from 7:00-8:00pm, we’re playing a game of METRO–the roll-and-write game based on the Tokyo subway. Join us on Zoom and in-person at the Annex (and then stay after for more in-person gaming).

Tea Time Tuesday
Join us this Tuesday, June 22nd from 2-4pm for Tea Time Tuesday on the lawn. This week’s featured iced tea will be Moroccan Mint. 

Bible Study this Week
Join us for Bible study on Wednesday June 23rd from 5:00pm to 6:30pm, as we finish off the Old Testament with an OT summary. Even if you haven’t been a part of a single Bible study this past year, this will be a good overview of the Old Testament for all. We’ll meet in person in the Annex and on Zoom (links on the website). 

Men’s Prayer Breakfast
Gather with the men of Lake City this Thursday, June 24th at 7:00am MST in the Baptist Fellowship Hall for the Men’s Prayer Breakfast. 

Summer Book Club
Our summer book club selection–Living Faithfully in a Fragmented World by Jonathan Wilson–is now available for purchase in Darley Hall. 

Cookies Drive
Because we will consume a lot of cookies this summer at Sunday fellowship (which is now in Darley) and Tea Time Tuesdays, we’re going to have a COOKIE DRIVE a couple times this summer. Please bake and drop off a batch or two of your favorite cookies in Darley this week. Zippered freezer bags are suggested for transport. Please indicate if there are nuts in the cookies or if the cookies are gluten free. 

Links:

Sunday Worship Service:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88489308747

Monday Games Up Here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89254064116

Wednesday Bible Study:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83431443393

CPC Worships on the Lawn at 10am

Happy Friday Everyone!

It looks like we have a beautiful weekend ahead of us, which is perfect because we’re moving our Sunday Worship OUTSIDE! That’s right, this Sunday, June 13th at 10:00am, we’ll start our summer outdoor services on the CPC lawn (at 10:00am). If you have lawn chairs that you prefer to sit on, bring them along, or sit on one of our deluxe padded folding chairs. A time of coffee and fellowship will follow the 10 o’clock service.

This week’s preaching text is 2 Corinthians 5:6-17. You can read it and the other lectionary texts listed in the order of worship here.

Games Up Here
We’re playing a game of Bloom, the flower shop roll and write on Monday, June 14th from 7:00-8:30pm MST. Join us on Zoom and in-person at the Annex, and then stay after for more in-person gaming. Everything you need is on the CPC website under the Games Up Here page. 

Tea Time Tuesday
Join us this Tuesday, June 15th from 2-4pm when Tea Time Tuesday moves to the CPC lawn (by the columbarium.) This week’s iced tea will be rooibos, the South African red bush tea, and it will be served with rusk, a buttermilk biscotti style biscuit cookie.  

Bible Study this Week
Join us for our weekly Bible study on Wednesday June 16th from 5:00pm to 6:30pm, as we finish off the last two books of the Bible–Zechariah and Malachi. We’ll meet on Zoom and in the CPC sanctuary.

Men’s Prayer Breakfast
Gather with the men of Lake City this Thursday, June 17th at 7:00am MST in the Baptist Fellowship Hall for the Men’s Prayer Breakfast. 

CPC Work Day
Join us on Saturday, June 19th from 9-12pm for one more work day. This week, we’ll be cleaning up the front of the church and tidying up the front of the Annex. 

Summer Book Club
Starting next Sunday, June 20th, our summer book club selection–Living Faithfully in a Fragmented World by Jonathan Wilson–will be available for pickup in Darley Hall.

And, here are your weekly links:

Sunday Worship Service:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88489308747

Monday Games Up Here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89254064116

Wednesday Bible Study:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83431443393

It’s Ordinal Time (Back to Green)

Hey Everyone

It’s Friday and it’s a beautiful afternoon in Lake City. I hope you’re all well and in good spirits.

Tomorrow Saturday, June 5th is our next CPC Work Day. We’ll meet at the Annex to put up the final garden bed! If there are enough people, we’ll also spruce up the front of the sanctuary. Join us tomorrow morning from 9:00am until 12:00pm. Coffee and some measure of breakfast baking will be available. 🙂

This Sunday, June 6th is the first Lord’s Day worship of the Ordinal Season, in which our colors turn to green. We will also celebrate the Eucharist at the service, so if you’re joining us via Zoom, please bring your own elements to the gathering. This week’s preaching text is from 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1 and the sermon is titled Not Seeing is Believing. To read this text and the other lectionary passages click here.

Also, we’d like to offer a special thanks to Barry Thompson for joining us this Sunday as our guest pianist. Thanks for lending us your gifts Barry!

Finally, if you’d like a scarf from the Pentecost Installation, they are several available hanging on the coat rack in the Annex. Please feel free to take one of your choosing. And, Make sure to wear it next year on Pentecost. 🙂

Beyond those updates, here are your announcements for the week:

Games Up Here
We’re playing games this week on Monday, June 7th starting at 7:00pm MST. We’ll play the “roll and write” game Silver and Gold on Zoom at 7:00pm (see the Games up here page for player sheet and rules). Then, we’ll break out a few more Island themed games at the Annex. 

Tea Time Tuesday!
That’s right, it’s time for Tea Time Tuesday. It starts this week on Tuesday, June 8th from 2:00pm until 4:00pm.  us at the Annex as we begin THE SUMMER OF TEA. Tuesday will also start our official Mugging. Donate your second or third favorite mug to our little supply of hot beverage mugs

CPC June Session
This coming Wednesday, June 9th, we’ll have the CPC June Session at 10:00am in the Annex. 

Bible Study this Week
Join us for our weekly Bible study on Wednesday June 9th from 5:00pm to 6:30pm, as we explore the books of Habakkuk, Zephaniah, and Haggai. We’ll meet on Zoom and in the Sanctuary. 

Men’s Prayer Breakfast
Gather with the men of Lake City this Thursday, June 10th at 7:00am MST in the Baptist Fellowship Hall for the Men’s Prayer Breakfast. 

Here are your weekly links:

Sunday Worship Service:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88489308747

Monday Games Up Here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89254064116

Wednesday Bible Study:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83431443393