International Peacemakers Here This Week
YOU are invited to learn more about the work of the church in Russia today from Victor Ignatenkov and Ellen Smith. The two speakers, both well-known to Church of the Cross through our Russia Partnership, were selected to participate in the International Peacemaker Program of PC(USA). They will speak in a number of locations in our presbytery between Friday, September 19th and Wednesday, September 23rd.
Cookbooks are Available
Cookbooks are available as of August 24th. The suggested donation is $20-25 per book. Proceeds got to children’s ministry and mission projects at Presbyterian Church of the Cross. We will also have the cookbooks available after church most Sundays in September and in the church office.
Annual Nut Orders
The annual nut sale began August 31 with nut order forms available at the information desk or here. Nut orders are accepted through November 9, 2014.
Presbyterian Men Work Day
The Camp Calvin Crest work projects are scheduled for September 19th and 20th from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. You are invited to volunteer to help build a greenhouse, split firewood, cut up downed trees, and put steel sheeting on the back of the maintenance building.
Outdoor Movie Night
Outdoor Movie Night is coming to PCOC! JHF youth will be hosting an Outdoor Movie Night on Friday, September 26th, from 7:00 – 9:00 P.M.
This is an all-church event … you’re all invited! We’ll be using the south parking lot and the grassy area on the south end of the narthex. An animated Disney film will be shown.
JHF will be providing popcorn, candy and drinks. All donations will go toward their mission trip next summer! Save the Date!!!
49ers’ - October 2014
On Tuesday, October 7th, the 49ers will meet at Millard Roadhouse, 13325 Millard Avenue (132nd Street, south of L), formerly called the Stockade, at 11:30 a.m. for lunch. We will order off the menu or a buffet is available, as well. Separate checks with tax and tip included on your bill. EVERYONE OVER 49 YEARS OF AGE IS INVITED AND MOST WELCOME!
Our meeting is hosted by Judy and A.J. Sundberg. Our guest speaker is Omaha World Herald columnist, Matthew Hansen. He writes weekly human interest columns for the newspaper and promises to be most entertaining and informative. For reservations, call Judy or A.J. Sundberg, 402-333-6981, by September 30th.