Worship This Week on Sunday.

First Presbyterian Church of Greensboro,  GA  Pastor, The Rev. Meg Jackson Clark

This Sunday:  December 16,  2018 

Pastor:  The Rev. Meg  Jackson Clark

Elder of the Month:  Jan Brazier;  Director of Music Jean Gomez, 

Hymns: Introit - Watchman, Tell Us of the Night; Good Christian Friends, Rejoice;  Joy to the World

First Reading:  Zephaniah 3:14-20

Anthem: - Angels We Have Heard on High,  Choir

Second Reading:  Luke 1:39-47

Sermon:  Open to Joy,   The Rev Meg Jackson Clark

Fellowship Sunday School Class.   Join us at 9:45 AM in the Fellowship Hall.  No homework, no prep, just come and enjoy.  Great Coffee and Discussion.

Choir Practice:  Our  Choir rehersals are at  7:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall.  
 

Announcements of Coming Church Activities

WELCOME! If you are visiting today, we extend a warm welcome in the name of Christ. We are delighted you have chosen to join us. To learn more about us, please check us out on Facebook or our website www:fpog.org.

Thank you to all who made this year’s Cantata possible. We would like to send a special thanks to Brooke Manning-Hinds and Jean Gómez.  Job well done!

Thanks to the Fellowship Sunday School class for sponsoring our Christmas lunch last week - a delicious experience for all.

Christmas Joy Offering

Each year during the Advent and Christmas season, we turn our eyes to Bethlehem and celebrate the wondrous gift of Jesus Christ, our Savior. By giving to the Christmas Joy Offering, you honor this gift by providing assistance to current and retired church workers in their time of need and developing our future leaders at Presbyterian-related schools and colleges equipping communities of color.

Christmas Eve Service

Please make plans to join us for Christmas Eve Service of

Lessons and Carols, beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Continue Praying For:

Ann Adams,  David Blough,  Johnnie Satterfield

Ann Corry,  Dylan Webb,  Karen Grigg

Bill Corry,   Ed Lewis,  Pat Ray

Bruce Porter,  Glenn Powell,  Richard Burton, USA, deployed

Chan White,  Jane Segale,  Veterans and Military Members

Let us remember our family members: As we continue our intentional prayer for members of the church, let us pray for:                      

James & Mary Graham and Pat & Judy Ray

FELLOWSHIP SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS: Every week in the Fellowship Class.   Come join the Fellowship Sunday School Class this Sunday at 9:45 AM.  Coffee,  No homework, No stress.

New Email Address and Phone Numbers:    For general church information, please use fpcgreensboroga@gmail.com.  To reach Pastor Meg directly, use megjacksonclark@gmail.com.  Please make a change in your address book.  To use a phone,  the  Church Office is  706-453-4956,  Rev Meg Jackson Clark  can be reached on her cell at 770-301-6165.

Name Tags   Be sure to get your name tags so that we can all easily identify one another! It may not be your favorite thing to wear, but it will help all of us, especially our pastor.
Please put on a name tag when you come in, and leave it on the table in the entryway when you leave.
Thank you!

Elder of the Month;  Our Elder to contact during the Month of December is Jan Brazier at 706
706-817-3185.

New Announcements and Prayer Concerns for the Bulletin: Please contact  Marie Boswell by email at marieeboswell@yahoo.com or phone or text at 706-347-0782.

The Prayer Shawl Ministry is a local mission project that knits/crochets shawls to be given to those in need of our special prayers and remembrance.  For information, contact Brooke Hinds at 762-445-1006.

Flowers To provide flowers for the church, please see the list in the Narthex and speak to  Eileen Usherwood or Ann Corry.

Mission Statement    We are disciples of Jesus Christ reaching out through mission and warm welcoming fellowship to individuals of various communities of the Greene County area.

Vision Statement To be the church of choice to the very rapidly growing population of the Greene County area. 

Our Session Jan Brazier-Worship Elder; Cheri Moore-Fellowship Elder; James Graham-Member Care Elder; Johnnie Satterfield-Facilities Elder; Noble Usherwood-Finance, Education & Missions Elder; Brooke Manning Hinds-Clerk of Session. Teaching Elder Moderator, The Rev Meg Jackson Clark.  Elders-Elect for Class of 2020 are Chris Penna, Chuck Thorp and Hap Tietjen.