WORSHIP NEWS - Sunday, September 21

This Sunday, Don Frampton is preaching on Philippians 2:1-13 and Matthew 21:23-32. His sermon is titled, “It’s Not How You Start…”

Visit our Sunday School page to see what classes are being offered this Fall!

News & Announcements

SPONSOR A NEW HYMNAL! - You’ve surely noticed by now our new Presbyterian Hymnals lining the pews…we hope you’ll take the opportunity to sponsor one of the new books by signing up to have a dedicatory nameplate installed inside the front cover in memory or in honor of someone you love. Next Sunday there will be a representative of Worship and Music at a table in Frampton Fellowship Hall with the materials necessary to make this happen. The cost for sponsoring each book is $25. Deadline for returning completed forms is September 30.

Senior Adults Steamboat Natchez Cruise Reservation Deadline this Week! - Enjoy a fun day cruise on the Steamboat Natchez including lunch, music, and steam room visits on Thursday, October 23 for $35.50 per person. Cruise boards at 11:00 a.m. and returns at 1:30 p.m. RESERVATION DEADLINE IS TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16. Make checks payable to SCAPC and direct them to Emily Fleshman in the church office. Questions? Judith or Philip Luchsinger (887-7304).

20/30s Inaugural PINTS Meeting (Presbyterians Imbibing in Necessary Theological Study) - We will gather for fellowship, discussion, and reflection (and a pint or two!). First Meeting is Tuesday, September 16th. Join us from 6 – 7 p.m. for our PINTS Meeting, and stay from 7-8 p.m. for Trivia! Bayou Beer Garden – 326 N. Jefferson Davis, Parking in back on N. Rendon St. Questions? Contact Genny Hagler, genny@scapc.org.

20/30s Welcome Back BBQ - Don’t miss our annual BBQ! Come join us for fun and fellowship on the Land Building Lawn and lots of college football on the TV inside on Saturday, September 20th from 4:30-7 pm. Childcare provided with RSVP. RSVP at facebook.com/groups/SCAPC2030 or genny@scapc.org by Wednesday, September 17th.

Kelly’s Last Sunday & Farewell Reception - SCAPC & PW are planning a “going away party” for Kelly, Matthew and Caedmon Hostetler on Kelly’s last Sunday here — Sunday, September 28th, after the 10:30 service in Frampton Fellowship Hall. EVERYONE is invited! Please make plans to attend so we will have a big crowd to send them off with our love and our blessings. Questions? Contact Betty Hope, hopehome@aol.com.

Save the Date for PW Simple Elegance! - Presbyterian Women’s annual Simple Elegance dinner will be held at the home of Patricia Brinson on Tuesday, October 14 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Cost of attendance is $25. Please RSVP and send payment (payable to PW) to the church office by Friday, October 3rd.
Questions? Contact Ashley Hope, 404-915-0799.

Vitamin Drive for Cuba - The members of the next Cuba Mission trip are collecting vitamins to take with them to Cuba on their trip in October. Items needed are: Pediatric & Adult multi-vitamins, Calcium, Glucosamine, Vitamin C, Vitamin D and Vitamin E. If you are willing to donate any of these items, please place them in the Cuba Missions box in FFH. Questions? Contact Aimée! Bell, mjbellfamily@bellsouth.net.

STAIR Needs Tutors! - Start The Adventure In Reading (the 29-year-old local children’s literacy program), is seeking tutors for the 2014-2015 school year. No experience is necessary. Tutoring is after school or on Saturday mornings at STAIR-operated sites in the greater New Orleans area. Upcoming dates for training in SCAPC’s Land Building are: Mon, Sept 15 (1:30-3:30 pm), Mon, Sept 25 (1:30-3:30 pm), Sat, Sept 27 (9:30-11:30 am) and Oct 6, 14, and 20th (1:30-3:30 pm). Questions? Contact Sara Woodard, sara@stairnola.org.

Program of Hope Homeless Ministry Pumpkin Patch Fundraiser - This SCAPC supported ministry to the homeless of New Orleans is gearing up for its annual October Pumpkin Sale. Volunteers from SCAPC are requested to work two-hour afternoon shifts throughout October at the patch located at First Presbyterian Church (5401 S. Claiborne Avenue). To sign-up contact Emily Fleshman in the church office (emily@scapc.org).