Calendar

January 2020

Presbyterian Women

Thursday, Jan 2 | 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. 

Women Do Recover

Friday, Jan 3 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Fiddle Summit Showcase

Friday, Jan 3 | 8:00 pm

This annual concert presents some of the finest fiddlers from a variety of traditions, including French Canadian, English, Scottish, Irish, New England, and Appalachian into a showcase concert with some extraordinary accompaniment. Sponsored by Shepherdstown Music & Dance.

Childrens Pageant

Sunday, Jan 5 | 11:00 am

One service only at 11:00 a.m. Sanctuary

Finance committee

Sunday, Jan 5 | 12:15 pm

Classroom No. 1

Joy Gift Dinner

Sunday, Jan 5 | 5:00 pm

Joy Gift Dinner. The entire congregation together at one time in one place. Sunday, January 5, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Asbury United Methodist Church. Ham, beverages and tableware provided. Bring a food dish to serve 12. Food assignments per last name: A-H: side dish; I-P: vegetable or salad; Q-Z: dessert. The Joy Gift offering is dedicated to the Presbyterian Church's racially ethnic schools and the medical supplement for retired Presbyterian ministers and missionaries. Would you like to help plan, set up or clean up?

Community Dinner

Sunday, Jan 5 | 6:00 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, Jan 6 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

AA Shepherdstown Group

Monday, Jan 6 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Taize Service

Wednesday, Jan 8 | 7:00 pm

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

Choir rehearsal

Wednesday, Jan 8 | 7:30 pm

Choir room

Youth Mission Trip to Baltimore

Thursday, Jan 9 | 5:00 pm to Sunday, Feb 2 | 12:00 pm

Safety committee

Thursday, Jan 9 | 5:30 pm

Fellowship Hall

Session

Thursday, Jan 9 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Women Do Recover

Friday, Jan 10 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Movable Feast supper group

Saturday, Jan 11 | 6:00 pm

Hosted by John & Helen Burns

Worship

Sunday, Jan 12 | 8:30 am

Worship

Sunday, Jan 12 | 11:00 am

INSTALLATION SERVICE for Pastor Gusti

Sunday, Jan 12 | 3:00 pm

“Installation” is the formal act of Shenandoah Presbytery to establish a pastoral relationship. The installation service completes the call process and formally establishes the ministry of the new teaching elder. All members of the congregation, interested community members, as well as Gusti’s family and friends are invited to attend this very special occasion in the life of the church. A reception will follow the installation service. Childcare available.

Al Anon

Monday, Jan 13 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

AA Shepherdstown Group

Monday, Jan 13 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Exploring Spiritual Practices

Wednesday, Jan 15 | 10:15 am

The January theme will be Passage Meditation via the Prayer of St. Francis & Come from Away (Broadway Musical). Upstairs library

Eastern Panhandle Pride

Wednesday, Jan 15 | 7:30 pm

Fellowship Hall

Choir rehearsal

Wednesday, Jan 15 | 7:30 pm

Choir room

Listening Group

Thursday, Jan 16 | 10:00 am

Classroom No. 1

Worship committee meeting

Thursday, Jan 16 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

Youth Committee meeting

Thursday, Jan 16 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 3

Women Do Recover

Friday, Jan 17 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Men's Breakfast

Saturday, Jan 18 | 7:00 am

Fellowship Hall

Worship

Sunday, Jan 19 | 8:30 am

Sunday Seminar

Sunday, Jan 19 | 9:45 am

Introduction. Fellowship Hall

Worship

Sunday, Jan 19 | 11:00 am

Al Anon

Monday, Jan 20 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

AA Shepherdstown Group

Monday, Jan 20 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Connections

Wednesday, Jan 22 | 4:00 pm

@ Blue Moon

Choir rehearsal

Wednesday, Jan 22 | 7:30 pm

Choir room

Strategic Visioning

Thursday, Jan 23 | 2:30 pm

Classroom No. 1

Women Do Recover

Friday, Jan 24 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Reception for Christopher Bahr

Saturday, Jan 25 | 11:00 am

FUNERAL FOR CHRISTOPHER BAHR (son of Cathy & Don Cross) will be Saturday, January 25, 10:00 a.m. Eackles Spencer & Norton Funeral Home, 256 Halltown Rd., Harpers Ferry, WV 25425. Visitation at 9:00 a.m. Reception to follow service at SPC (approx.) 11:30 a.m.
 

Worship

Sunday, Jan 26 | 8:30 am

Youth bake sale & silent auction

Sunday, Jan 26 | 9:00 am

All funds will go to help fund the Youth Mission Trip. Fellowship Hall

Coffee Talk with Pastor Gusti

Sunday, Jan 26 | 9:45 am

The congregation is invited to join in casual conversation about where we have been and where we are headed, now that Pastor Gusti’s ministry at SPC is “official.”

Worship

Sunday, Jan 26 | 11:00 am

More Light group

Sunday, Jan 26 | 12:15 pm

Discuss plans for the New Year! All are welcome! Please contact Chris Morehouse if you have any questions. Classroom No. 1

Community Hymn Sing

Sunday, Jan 26 | 4:30 pm

We meet upstairs in the choir room and sing our little hearts out for one hour. Please join us. No need to read music or to possess a performer's voice. We all blend our voices and have fun! 

Screening of "True Justice" Free at Shepherd University

Monday, Jan 27 | 6:00 pm

The film chronicles Stevenson’s work in Alabama, birthplace of the civil rights movement and home to the Equal Justice Initiative, as well as the early influences that drove him to become an advocate for the poor and the incarcerated.

AA Shepherdstown Group

Monday, Jan 27 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

Al Anon

Monday, Jan 27 | 7:00 pm

Classroom No. 1

Choir rehearsal

Wednesday, Jan 29 | 7:30 pm

Choir room

Winter Retreat

Friday, Jan 31 | 9:00 am to 3:30 pm

WINTER RETREAT DAY • "Cultivating Hope" • Friday, January 31 • Gather at 9:00, Retreat runs 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 a.m. • Shepherd’s Spring Retreat Center • led by Trish Stefanik • Contact the office to register

Youth mission trip to Baltimore

Friday, Jan 31 | 5:00 pm to Sunday, Feb 2 | 12:00 pm

The Center in Baltimore for youth 7th grade and up. 

Mission committee meeting

Friday, Jan 31 | 5:15 pm

All are welcome to join us! Classroom No. 1

Women Do Recover

Friday, Jan 31 | 7:00 pm

Fellowship Hall

January 2020