Welcome to The Presbyterian Church in Geneva 

Worship Schedule:

Sunday, February 7, 2016 – 5th Sunday after Epiphany

  • 8:15 am – Worship Service
  • 9:00 am – Fellowship / Coffee Hour
  • 9:00 amSunday School
  • 9:15 amAdult Education
  • 10:30 am – Worship Service
    • Special Music: “O Lord, How Excellent is Your Name”, Adult Choir
  • Hymns:
    • “Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise” (#12)
    • “Here, O Our Lord, We See You” (#517)
    • “We Are Marching in the Light of God” (#853) (10:30 only)
  • Scripture: Luke 9:28-36, II Corinthians 3:12-4:2
  • Sermon: “Here, O Our Lord, We See You”
  • Minister: Rev. Dr. Deborah Lind-Schmitz
  • 11:30 am – Fellowship / Coffee Hour

Upcoming Events:

Click here to view Church Events by month.

Feb
5
Fri
VANDERKAMP 2016 @ Vanderkamp Center
Feb 5 – Feb 7 all-day

VANDERKAMP!
February 5th – 7th, 2016

Vanderkamp is a retreat center near Oneida Lake where all this can happen and more. We reserve 3 lodges for our families to share. Want more details? Talk to Lauren Lamb or Sage Gerling! Plan on coming? Let us know & fill out the form below.

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Name: ______________________________________________________

Email: ________________________________Phone:________________

Would you be Head of House? Y/N ________
Number of people in your group:

Over 12 ($85.00) ____ Children ages 5-12 ($75.00) : _____ children 4&under (free!) ______

Confidential camperships are always available!

Questions? Contact Lauren Lamb at 789-6589 or nylambs@gmail.com OR Sage Gerling at (607)339-7729 or sgerling@geneva.ny.us

Feb
7
Sun
Worship Service @ Chapel
Feb 7 @ 8:15 am
Sunday School @ Christian Eductation Wing Upstairs
Feb 7 @ 9:00 am
Worship Service @ Sanctuary
Feb 7 @ 10:30 am
Feb
8
Mon
Adult Bell Choir Rehearsal @ Sanctuary
Feb 8 @ 5:15 pm
Feb
9
Tue
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper @ Fellowship Hall
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm

SHROVE TUESDAY – FEBRUARY 9
Adults – $5.00               Children under 12 – $2.00
(families of 4 – $12, $1 for each extra person)

Our annual pancake supper will be held at 6:00 pm. Come for a great dinner and fellowship. We’ll have some Mardi Gras mixer activities for fun … AND don’t forget the pancake race.

Please BRING YOUR OWN TABLE SERVICE.  Please sign up by calling the church office or click here to register on the church’s website.

Feb
10
Wed
Lenten Prayer Breakfast @ Fellowship Hall
Feb 10 @ 6:45 am

Lenten Prayer Breakfasts

Breakfast at 6:45 followed by a brief worship service led by Geneva area clergy.

Ash Wednesday Observance @ Fellowship Hall
Feb 10 @ 6:00 pm

Ash Wednesday Dinner
& Service of Communion

Wednesday February 10, 2016 in the Fellowship Hall at The Presbyterian Church in Geneva beginning at 6:00 PM.

All are invited to share a special Ash Wednesday Dinner worship service. Traditional Lord’s Supper will be offered.  Please bring a meatless dish to pass and table service. The Worship Committee will provide beverages.  To register, please call the church office at 789-1343 or click here to register on the Church website by Tuesday, February 9, 2016.

Worship Committee
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm

Worship Committee (Meets Monthly)

This committee recruits and trains lay readers and acolytes, recruits lay persons to present the “Especially for Children” time during worship, coordinates seasonal decorations for the sanctuary, secures supplies for the sanctuary and special services (Epiphany Feast, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday Tenebrae Service, Pentecost). It also coordinates preparations for the Sacraments, and coordinates meals and worship for Epiphany and Ash Wednesday.

Contact Ellyn Colquhoun (585) 747-9454 or epcolhon@zoom-dsl.com

Finance Committee
Feb 10 @ 7:30 pm

Click here to view the full calendar.

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Deacons 

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Presbyterian Women

Upcoming Events:

PW will meet February 21, 2016 immediately following the 10:30 am service in the conference room at Church. All women welcome.

Presbyterian Women needs to up-date their list of people that can bake, serve, clean-up, set-up and shop so that we will be able to host receptions for members of the church and families.  You may contact Donna Newcomb at Jnewcom4@rochester.rr.com or (315) 585-6659; Cheryl Palmieri at (585) 451-3332 or CheryPalmieri@yahoo.com; Nancy Taylor at (315) 789-2899 or nancyataylor@outlook.com.

Adult Forum

Adult Forum
Meets from 9:15-10:15 on Sunday morning
in the South Parlor

Paul: Eclipsing Empire

Eclipsing Empire: We will finish our study of Paul’s mission in the early church in early February. (more…)

February Sunday School Highlights

JANUARY 31 (SOUPER BOWL SUNDAY) – Children’s choirs sing at 10:30 worship.

FEBRUARY 14 – PRETZEL SUNDAY

Next Christian Education Committee Meeting – March 14, 2016 at 7:00 PM. (more…)

Lenten Prayer Breakfasts

Lenten Prayer Breakfasts

Wednesday mornings, Feb. 10, 17, 24 & March 2, 9, 16.  Breakfast at 6:45 will be followed by a brief worship service led by Geneva area clergy.

Passages – Scams and Identity Theft

Our next Passages event will be Sunday, February 28th at 11:45am (after second service) in Fellowship Hall. Our speaker will be Lida King from Lifespan. Her topic will be Scams and Identity Theft. Lida is a social worker who can assist people over 65 who are victims of a scam or identity theft. She was recommended by the Ontario County District Attorney’s Office. A lunch will be served, please call the Parish Nurse (315) 759-9039 or the Church Office (315) 789-1343 to reserve a spot. You can also  click here to sign up via the church’s website. Please attend; it is a very important topic considering the many scams taking place in this area.

Pretzel Sunday

On March 14th, the Sunday School classes will make pretzels to share with the congregation after Worship. Pretzels were used during Lent as treats since they were made without any of the rich ingredients that were forbidden during Lent.