Activities for children, youth, and adults are designed to provide opportunity for fellowship around the table, intriguing conversations in small group classes for adults, encountering Christ through music and instruments and mission for children. It becomes a bookmark for your week, and we hope you will make this evening a part of your fall rhythms and routine!
Join us as we gather for:
- Fellowship Supper, 5:20 p.m.
- Childcare for infants, toddlers and twos, 5:45 p.m.
- Children’s Choirs for ages three through fifth grade, 6:00 p.m.
- Youth Activities, 6:00 p.m.
- Adult Classes, 6:10 p.m.
- Sanctuary Choir rehearsal, 7:15 p.m.
Wednesday evening supper begins at 5:20 p.m. and will remain open until 6:00 p.m. Reservations are necessary! (Even if you’ve had a standing reservation in the past, the list is recreated every year beginning in August!) You may contact the church office to make a reservation (firstname.lastname@example.org; 502-451-3735) or sign up on the registers that are passed in the pew on Sunday mornings. Also, please be sure to add or cancel reservations as needed no later than 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday afternoon.
New this year! Since our previous kitchen staff stepped down last May, we are exploring other ways to serve food. Currently, we will be catered by Gracious Plenty. Cost is $7 for adults, $3.50 for children under 12, and a maximum of $21 per household (immediate family members) WITH A RESERVATION and $8 for adults, $4.50 for children ages 4-12, and a maximum of $24 per household (immediate family members) WITHOUT A RESERVATION. Click here to see the menu.
Wednesday Night Programming for Children
Our Wednesday evening programming begins a new year each August, and we are ready for the sounds of children busy with play—a child’s way of learning new skills, connecting with their peers, and learning of God’s love through music and activities.
Carol Choir (3’s 4’s & young 5’s), Room 203, 6:00-7:15 p.m. Musical instruction for the young child through singing, movement and playing of instruments. Mission time with stories of the world in which we live and time to discover together how to care for God’s world and how to share God’s love with everyone, because God loves us.
Choristers Choir (K-5th Grade), Children’s Commons, Rooms 201 and 202, 6:00-7:15 p.m. Musical activities involving movement, speech, singing, literacy, and playing of instruments drawing from folk songs, hymns, scripture, and children’s anthems.
Children’s Handbell Choir, Room 200, 6:45 -7:15 p.m. Handbell instruction is provided for 4th and 5th grade students.
Wednesday Night Classes for Adults
Classes meet 6:10-7:10 p.m.
November 1 & 8: A Conversation with Joe Phelps
Join us on Wednesday nights, November 1 and 8, for a facilitated conversation with Joe in Fellowship Hall at 6:15 p.m. There will be opportunity for questions and response regarding Joe’s upcoming retirement, his hopes for the church, storytelling of meaningful moments during his 20 years with us, and his reflections upon 42 years in formal ministry.
We will gather for a conversation guided by Carol Harston for Wednesday night participants to share how Wednesday nights have been a powerful agent of faith formation and how we might consider its content, structure, and leadership moving forward. All are encouraged to attend.
No Evening Activities/Supper
There will be a Called Business Meeting to review the 2018 proposed budget.
There will be a Called Business Meeting to vote on nominations for the Interim Search Committee and further conversation about Missions.