Worship, Community & Service
Youth Groups' October Schedule
5 - 8 pm Sundays
- 10/2 6 pm PARENT SKILLS WORKSHOP: Katharine Johnson COLLEGE PREP FOR PARENTS
- 10/9 5 - 8 pm, Youth Group
- 10/16 5 - 8 pm Normal Youth Groups Schedule
- 10/21 PETALUMA CORN MAZE & PUMPKIN PATCH - DETAILS TO COME (This is one of the most popular youth activities!)
- 10/23 TRUNK OR TREAT - Decorate Your Trunk
- 10/30 5 - 8 pm Normal Youth Groups Schedule
Shine on Harvest Moon Shin-dig
Interested in learning more about membership in PCN? An Inquirer’s Class is scheduled for 12:00-2:00, October 9 in the library. A light lunch is provided. Baby sitting provided upon request. Please RSVP to Church Office by October 6. (415) 897-6152.
Sunday, October 23 4-7 p.m.
Trunk or Treating - win a prize for best decorations.
Costumes – family-friendly, please. Again, more prizes!
Games and BINGO - do we need to mention more prizes?
We will provide hotdogs and hamburgers. Please bring a side dish to share.
We will not be serving dessert in order to keep everyone from lapsing into a diabetic co- ma from all the candy that will be passed out.
Great opportunity to bring friends and neighbors. You need not have children to attend or enjoy.
A mid-week Ministry for children at PCN.
On Tuesday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Seekers will give students the opportunity to experience the all?embracing love of God in a community striving to live?out the teachings of Jesus. Bible Study, games, crafts, family style dinner and worship are all key components to a ministry designed to connect kids to God.
For more information, or for scholarship requests, please contact: Sally Carbonaro, Director of Children’s Ministries at email@example.com or 415-897-6152.
PCN Connect Movie Group
The PCN Connect Movie group is one of the small fellowship groups (approximately 4-12 people) formed with the desire to:
- Connect with God
- Connect with each other
- Connect and serve a greater community
Join us for a movie...always the first Friday of the month in the Youth Room @ 7PM.
October's movie is "Palm Trees in the Snow". After the death of her Father, a young Spanish woman discovers a partial letter that leaves her with many unanswered questions. As she searches for the answers, she embarks on a journey that takes her back to the African Island in Spanish Guinee, Fernando Poo. Join us October 7th at 7 pm.
Kent's Fall Class
"The Bible and the Qur'an"
Save the Date
September 12th - November 14th, 2016
"The Bible and the Qur’an” – Comparing the beliefs and Practices of Islam and Christianity, will be offered September 12 through November 14, 2016. Monday mornings from 9:30 to 11:00am and Monday evenings from 7:00 to 8:30pm. Course fee - $20.00 includes book and hand-outs. Registration is open to all interested adults. Let us know if you need child care when you register. There will be a table in the Narthex after worship to sign up or contact the PCN office to sign up.
Sunday Adult Bible Study
"The Sovereignty of God"
If you are not attending the 9:00 Service on Sunday morning, the Sunday Adult Bible Study and Education men and women would love to have you join for a special and grand time in God's Word. We meet in the Church Library at 9:00 A.M. and conclude at 10:00 A.M. This gives you lots of time to visit and get a hot cup of coffee before our 10:30 Sunday Service.
In the month of October we will be studying about the Sovereignty of Jesus and using the Book of Hebrews as our guide book. This letter was written to Hebrew Christians who apparently were disturbed by legalistic priests who traveled to young churches, arguing that the Old Testament life styles must be maintained by believers in Jesus. The letter show that Christ is the reality which Old Testament institutions only foreshadowed. Believers need not go back, but must go forward to experience a new life in Christ which does not depend on the old ways.
Women's Bible Study
Gospel of Luke
The Gospel of Luke is unique in at least two ways. First, it is the longest Gospel and contains 1,151 verses. Second, it is the only Gospel with a sequel.
Luke must have shared some of Jesus' deep understanding of people's heartaches, because he shows amazing insight as he notes again and again how Jesus related to people, especially those who had needs: women, children, the sick and disabled, the poor, and the oppressed. Luke also makes special mention that in addition to the twelve disciples who traveled with Jesus, there were other followers,including women. Luke’s care in telling about specific individuals not mentioned in the other Gospels - widows, children, and babies -- point to him as a heart specialist, a doctor of the soul.
We would like would like to invite all the women to come and join us as we study Luke's Gospel on Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. in the Christiansen Room.
Juarez Mission Trip
Save the Date
October 19-22, 2016
Come join the Juarez mission team! Four days of great company, good food, travel...and did we mention that we build a home for a family! All are welcome! Questions? Contact Nancy Mandell at firstname.lastname@example.org