June 13th, at Riverdale Presbyterian Church:
Our worship hour will remain at 10:00 am
throughout the summer months. The Deacons will begin to serve "Lemonade
on the Lawn" following worship this Sunday. Thanks to all who
have volunteered to serve!
Dr. McNeilly will be in the pulpit this Sunday
and the sermon title is: "The Book of Acts: Apollos" with Scripture
taken from Acts 18:24 - 19:7.
Immediately following worship, there will be
an Officer Training Session for newly elected Elders in the Church
Parlor. The training session will be concluded by noon.
Our Summer Youth Connection will begin
this Sunday immediately following worship! The youth will be going
Paint Balling! Parents please note: if youth are to attend
the youth activity, attendance at worship is required!
There will be an important Mission Trip
Meeting held at 6:30 pm in the Educator's Office for youth who plan
to attend the trip.
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Upcoming Events for the Congregation:
Summer Youth Connection activities begin the week of June 13th.
On Wednesday, June 16th, there will be an event for grades 4-6 at 7:00
pm at the Church. At 8:00 pm on that same night, there will be an
event for youth in grades 7 and up. The theme for the SYC meetings
on the 13th of June is "Story Telling." Parents please encourage your
youth to attend, they will be glad you did!
Session will meet on Tuesday, June 15th, at 7:30 pm in the Church
Parlor. All newly elected Elders are encouraged to attend - though
their official term will not begin until July 1st.
New Members will be received again during the month of June.
Anyone interested in joining Riverdale Presbyterian Church may call the
office a 301 927 0477, or you may express your interest when registering
your attendance at worship.
Upcoming Events to Add to Your Calender:
- on Saturday, June 19th, the Pastor will repeat the "Finding
Our History" program that was held at the Church
- on Sunday, June 20th, Deacon Training will follow worship
and the Mission Committee will meet;
- on Sunday, June 27th, Elders and Deacons wil be ordained/installed
10:00 am worship.
TO REACH THE PASTOR: In case of emergency or immediate
need call 301-927-6240 and be sure to leave a message (messages are checked
several times each day); in general, the Pastor is in the Office
on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings and can be reached at 301-927-0047.
If the Pastor is not in, leave a message with the secretary and your message
will be returned promptly!
All are encouraged to invite a friend or neighbor to join us for worship.
WELCOME BASKETS for new residents are in the narthex of the Church every
THANK-YOU to Ellen Williams for building this web page!
Snow Closures: Check this spot on Sunday mornings at
8:00 am for cancelations.
Future Communion dates for 2004 are:
Sunday, August 1st
Sunday, October 3rd (World Wide Communion)
November 28th, (First Sunday of Advent)
Choirs: Our Youth, Bell and Chancel
Choirs will not be singing over the summer months. Practices will
bagin again in September. Thank-you to all of our fine musicians
who have shared their gifts with us! Thanks, also, to the soloists
who will be providing us with special music in the summer to come!