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Sunday, February 16. 8:00 a.m. Worship with Communion in the Chapel and 10:00 a.m. Worship with Sanctuary Choir in the Sanctuary. The Rev. Brian K. Ballard will preach.
Adult Education, 8:45 a.m. in Converse House Parlor and Congregational Hall, and at 11:15 in the Chapel
The Basics of the Islamic Faith. 11:15 a.m., Chapel. Asheq Fazlullah, Islamic Chaplain at Villanova University and leader of interfaith initiatives in the Philadelphia area, introduces us to the basics of Islam as we seek to better understand our neighbors and connections among the world’s religions.
Y-Group UFO (Unfinished Object) Party. Tues., Feb. 11, 9:15-11:00 a.m., Congregational Hall. Y-Group invites all ages to bring an unfinished project to work on in community: knitting, cards, updating your calendar for 2020. Enjoy fellowship, encouragement, and even some inspiration. Abby Pottorff
Wednesday Night Dinners. Our Wednesday Night Dinners are held from 5:30-7:00 p.m. in Congregational Hall. Food is served until 6:45 p.m. Cost: $8 for adults/$5 for children and students. Everyone is invited to enjoy fellowship along with a delicious meal prepared by Chef Ruth. February Menu
Sanctuary Choir Open Rehearsal. Anyone interested in joining our Sanctuary Choir is invited to attend an open rehearsal on Thurs., Feb. 13 at 7:00 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center. This is a great opportunity to meet our singers and learn what being in the choir is all about. Contact Stephanie Speakman if you plan to attend.
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Dimensions in Literature. Tues., Feb. 18, 2:00 p.m., Converse House Parlor. Discuss A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles, the story of a Russian aristocrat living under house arrest in a luxury hotel for more than 30 years. Eric Johnson
Youth Sabbath. Sun., Feb. 23, 6:00-7:30 p.m., Loft. Come join us for an evening of fellowship over dinner, followed by a discussion led by Youth Music Director Timothy Wotring about resting in God in the midst of our busy lives.
The Pastoral Care of John Calvin. Sun., Feb. 23, 11:15 a.m., Chapel. Before he was a theologian or reformer, John Calvin was first and foremost a pastor. The Rev. Brian Ballard explores some of Calvin’s letters and sermons to catch a glimpse of Calvin as a pastoral caregiver to those whom God entrusted to him. Through Calvin’s letters and sermons, you will see his passion for pastoral ministry and how his pastoral care shaped his theology.
Gathering of Education Professionals. Sun., Feb. 23, 11:15 a.m., Congregational Hall. Our Mission Council invites all education professionals, including those who are retired or not currently working in education, for a brainstorming session on how BMPC might engage in education-based mission and outreach to our local community. This is part of a larger conversation on what mission and outreach might look like in our newly renovated spaces. A light lunch will be served. Please RSVP to Carol Schmidt if you are able to attend.
Campus Renovation Presentation. Sun., March 1, 11:15 a.m., Congregational Hall. Join members of the Capital Campaign Continuation Committee, Renovation Committee and Voith & Mactavish Architects for a presentation outlining the current progress of the Education Building renovations and upcoming plans for the renovation of the Ministries Center.
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