WORSHIP NEWS - Sunday, August 28, 2016

This Sunday, Don Frampton is preaching on Exodus 16:13-15 and John 6:25-34. His sermon is entitled “#Blessed”.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

News & Announcements

SCAPC/RHINO Flood Relief –RHINO is assembling volunteer groups to help our neighbors in South Louisiana who have faced devastating floods. Our deepest thanks go out to all who have worked and/or donated to this effort already. MORE VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED! For details on work days, which will continue at least through September, click here. To sign up to work, click here. Monetary donations are vital as well. To donate, send your check to the church, attn: Emily Fleshman, Accountant. Checks should be payable to SCAPC and reference “Flood Relief” in the memo line. The only remaining supplies needed are contractor trash bags, gardening/work gloves, and respirator masks with breathing holes in front.  Contact Caroline Cottingham, 

20/30s BBQ – Come join us (and bring a friend) next Saturday, August 27 (11-2 p.m.) for BBQ, fun, and fellowship at the Land Building! We’ll have pulled pork and hot dogs, but feel free to bring a side or dessert to share. See you there! RSVP to by Wednesday, August 24.
Celebrating Steven Blackmon’s 30 Years at SCAPC!  This Sunday at the 10:30 worship service, we will celebrate in word and, of course, with great musical fanfare, Steven’s distinguished record of service. We are grateful to God for Steven’s outstanding and ongoing ministry and look forward to celebrating together on Sunday!
Youth Group Kick-Off: It’s that time of year again! Join us for our mini-themed kick-off event today. You will need to wear a swimsuit, bring a towel, and invite a friend. There are mini reasons not to miss out! Land Building, 5-7:00 p.m. Contact Andy Fox,
WNO Resumes August 31 – Join us as WNO resumes for the fall on Wednesday, August 31. We will have dinner and a presentation by New Orleans based nonprofit,, who recruits and trains volunteers to provide hurricane preparedness and City-Assisted Evacuation (CAE) information to the community.  On the menu will be Grilled Chicken Marsala and Wild Rice from Martin’s Wine Cellar, plus salad, rolls, and dessert. Sign up next week online at


8/27 | 20/30 Kick-off BBQ
8/28 | Youth Group Kick-off
8/28 | Steven B. Blackmon Sunday, 30 years at SCAPC
8/29 | August Session Meeting
8/31 | WNO Resumes: Evacuteer Presentation
9/5 | Labor Day, Church Office Closed
9/7 | Men’s Bible Study resumes
9/7 | WNO: Trivia Night
9/7 | Choir Rehearsal resumes
9/11 | Sunday School resumes
9/11 | AP Installation of Sarah Chancellor-Watson
9/11 | Church Family BBQ
9/11 | Youth Group resumes
9/18 | 20/30s Brunch at DatDog Freret

Small Groups:

CBD Study Group
Wednesdays | 7-8 a.m. | Between the Bread (625 St. Charles)
Contact: John Morton,

Spiritually Hungry Women
Wednesdays | 12:30-1:45 p.m. | LB
Contact: Miriam Schulingkamp,

Men’s Bible Study
Wednesdays | 5 p.m. | Bloomfield Room | resumes September 7
Contact: Don Frampton,

Women’s Bible Study
Wednesdays | 5 p.m. | Parlor | begins September 14
Contact: Margaret Ann Lindsey, and Elizabeth McGough,

Thursday Morning Study & Prayer Group
Thursdays | 7 a.m. | Land Building, Riverside
Contact: Henrietta Harris, 504-737-0871.

PW Needleworks Group
Thursdays | 10 a.m. – Noon | Land Building, Lakeside
Contact: Mary Ann Mott, 504-866-4424.

PW Bible Studies 
Meets once a month | Monday (11:45 a.m. & 2:30 p.m. Lambeth) | Tuesday (5:45 p.m)
Contact: PW Moderator, Hallie Boh (

MOMs (0-K) Group 
Every other Monday | 9-10:30 a.m. | Challenger Classroom | Childcare provided
Contact: Bre Casteix,

MOM-SY (1-12 grade) Group
Every other Tuesday | 12:15-2:30 p.m. | Land Building
Contact: April Weiser,

20/30s PINTS (Presbyterians Imbibing in Necessary Theological Study)
Every other Tuesday | 7 p.m. | location varies
Contact: Genny Hagler, or

PW Book Club
First Thursday of the Month | 7 p.m. | Land Building
Contact: Elizabeth Artigues,

Junior High Girls Small Group 
Monthly | 6:30-8 pm | location varies
Contact: Caitlin Vanderwolf,