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Posts from June 2016

Celebrating Coretha Johnson

Two wonderful receptions were held on Wednesday, May 18th and on Sunday, May 22nd for Coretha Johnson — Palma Ceia Presbyterian’s beloved cook for nearly 50 years. The menu on the last Wednesday Night Dinner was meatloaf — a favorite dish of Coretha’s for many years. The whole crowd sang together Frank Sinatra’s “My Way”…

Prayer for General Assembly

By Rev. Nicole Abdnour God of Wisdom and Truth, through the gift of your Holy Spirit you have called the church into being and continue to breathe into it life. Be with all members of the 222nd General Assembly; open their hearts and minds to your creative work within the church. Make us grateful for…

A Prayer for Orlando

From Fifth Avenue Presbyterian New York, http://fapc.org/news/a-prayer-for-orlando June 15, 2016 A Prayer for Orlando Pour a balm on us, help us to heal. A Special Message from Senior Pastor Scott Black Johnston Dear Friends in Christ, Over the last few days—in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando—I have had a difficult time reading the…

Summer Note from The Pastor

As we cross over the threshold of May into June, we cross into a new programmatic season in the life of the community of the church. The patterns of worship and presence do change over the summer at the church, but it doesn’t mean activity abates; there’s a lot going on! Summer is filled with mission trips…