WORSHIP NEWS - Sunday, December 16, 2018

This Sunday is the third Sunday of Advent, during which our annual “Celebration of Carols” will be performed by the SCAPC Chancel Choir and Orchestra.  The 8:30 service will follow the normal worship format. Sarah Chancellor-Watson will preach on Luke 3:7-18 and Philippians 4:4-9. Her sermon title will be “The Lord Is Near.”
Bulletin: Sunday, December 16, 2018


Celebration of Carols: Celebrate the Advent season together with the SCAPC Choir and Orchestra on Sunday, December 16 at the 10:30 a.m. service as they perform Vaughan Williams’ Hodie along with other favorites.

Senior Adults Christmas Party: All seniors are invited to a “Christmas Comedy Gathering” on Thursday, December 20. The party will take place in the Land Building, 5-6:30 p.m., and will feature Comedian Mike Strecker as well as a Christmas Carol Sing-A-Long with Steven Blackmon. Wear your festive attire! The cost is $20/person and is inclusive of wine and appetizers. Please RSVP with your check (made out to SCAPC) to Bonnie Shoemaker at 1545 State St., NOLA 70118.

Carrollton Christmas Camp | December 26-28, January 2-4:  Help make spirits merry and bright and sign up to volunteer! The camp is run directly by SCAPC and provides enriching activities including art, music, drama, academic enrichment and athletics. Campers also enjoy special events with local guest speakers. We need helpers to cook meals, lead groups of campers, and assist our activity teachers. If you are unavailable during camp, you can still help out by donating supplies. To do so, please clicking here, and enter your donation amount in the Carrollton Christmas Camp box.  To view this year’s flyer, click here, and to register, click here.

Position Opening, Director of Youth and Young Adults: For a job description, please click here.


12/16 | Celebration of Carols with SCAPC Choir & Orchestra
12/16 | YAF Brunch/Gift Exchange
12/17 | Session Meeting
12/20 | Senior Adults Christmas Party
12/23 | Fourth Sunday in Advent
12/24 | Christmas Eve services at 4:00 and 7:00 p.m.
12/25 | Christmas Day
12/25-12/26 | Church office closed
12/26-28 | Carrollton Christmas Camp

Small Groups:

For further details and other opportunities, please refer to the “Getting Involved at SCAPC” brochure. Hard copies are available in the Sanctuary.

Aden Elder Care Tuesdays & Thursdays | 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
CBD Study Group
  Wednesdays | 7 a.m. | 625 St. Charles Ave.
Men’s Bible Study Wednesdays | 5:00 p.m. | Bloomfield Room (resumes in January)
Middle School Girls Small Group monthly on Wednesday evenings | locations TBA
Presbyterian Women’s Circles (monthly Bible Studies)
· Monday Lunch | 2nd Monday |11:45 a.m. | LB, Riverside
· Monday Lambeth House | 2nd Monday | 2:30 p.m. | Lambeth House
· Tuesday Evening | 2nd Tuesday | 5:45 p.m. | LB, Lakeside
Presbyterian Women’s Needleworks Group Thursdays | 10 a.m.-Noon | LB, Lakeside
Presbyterian Women’s Book Club Third Thursdays | 5 p.m. | LB, Lakeside
Senior High Small Group Alternating Wednesday evenings | 3rd Floor Youth Room
Spiritually Hungry Women Wednesdays | 12:30-1:45 p.m. | LB, Lakeside
TMBS&PG (Thursday Morning Prayer & Bible Study Group) 7 a.m. | LB, Riverside
Women’s Bible Study Wednesdays | 5:00 p.m. | Phifer Library (resumes in January)
YAF-PINTS (Young Adults & Families-Presbyterians Imbibing in Necessary Theological Study) Wednesdays | 6:45 p.m. | LB, Lakeside