Montreat Worship and Music 2020 Dates: June 21-27, 2020 Grades: Rising 4th-6th (Children); Rising 7th-9th (Middler); Rising 10th-Graduating Senior (Senior High) Student Fees*: $550/565. Fees may be paid as a lump sum or in two installments. Adult Chaperones and Cooks are welcome at no charge, but must fill out a registration form. *Discounted Early bird registration December 1, 2019-February 29, 2020. Fees include conference registration, lodging,
The holidays can be holy for us and our loved ones. While things may be merry and bright for some, we may feel sadness and pain. For some, this time of year can be the loneliest of all times. The Longest Night is a service to acknowledge such feelings. Gather in our sanctuary with Stephen Ministers for words of comfort, prayers for hope, candles, gentle
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Youth Choir – Children of Eden Showcase The Youth Choir extends a warm invitation to all UPC members to attend this year’s winter Showcase, featuring music from “Children of Eden,” by the legendary Stephen Schwartz. Please join us on Friday, January 31, at 7:30 p.m. at the Carol Woods Auditorium or Saturday, February 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the UPC Sanctuary for an evening of
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Junior and Youth Choir Acting Class: November 10 We are excited to welcome Amy Pruitt, for our first acting workshop of the school year! This class is designed to increase stage confidence through fun, interactive improv games and is required* for Junior and Youth choir members who wish to have spoken or sung solos in the Spring 2020 musicals. Junior Choir – 3:25-4:10 in Dunham
The deacons have developed an extended communion program, through which a pair of deacons visit homes on certain Sundays to share the sacrament from the morning service. This extension of the feast is a reminder of God’s love and grace and connects those unable to attend our community of faith. If someone you know would benefit from receiving home communion on a one-time or ongoing
Children’s Sabbath and Dedication Sunday This past Sunday we celebrated a Children’s Sabbath with many 9, 10, and 11 year olds leading us in worship. At one point a group of four offered a prayer using answers to some questions we asked the children of the church about the highest number they can imagine or the tallest or widest thing possible. They prayed, “When we
The Advent Craft Festival will take place on Sunday, November 24. Please join us in Fellowship Hall from 9:45-10:45 a.m. to make fun family crafts in preparation for Advent. We suggest participants either “dress down” or bring an old t-shirt or smock that can get messy. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Lauren Garber or Nancy Myer at firstname.lastname@example.org.