Welcome to The Presbyterian Church in Geneva

Worship Schedule:

Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016 – 2nd Sunday of Advent

  • 8:15 am – Worship Service
    • Lighting of the 2nd Advent Candle
  • 9:00 am – Fellowship / Coffee Hour
  • 9:00 amSunday School
  • 9:15 amAdult Forum
  • 10:30 am – Worship Service
    • Lighting of the 2nd Advent Candle
    • Special Music: “Magnificat”,  Adult Choir
  • Hymns:
    • “O for a World”   (#372)
    • “Live into Hope”     (#772)
  • Scripture: Romans 15:4-13
  • Communion Meditation: “Advent Hope – Safe Sanctuary”
  • Minister: Rev. Dr. Deborah Lind-Schmitz
  • 11:30 am – Fellowship / Coffee Hour
  • 11:30 am – Hanging of the Greens

Upcoming Events:

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Adult Ed
Dec 6 @ 5:30 pm
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm
Deacons @ Conference Room
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm

Chair: Faith Benedict

Choir Practice @ Choir Room
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm

Our active and vibrant choir meets on Thursday evenings from 7:30 until 9:00. The choir is open to all adults and high school students who enjoy singing. Throughout the year, we sing for Sunday Worship and for special occasions such as Christmas Eve, Maundy Thursday, Easter Sunday, and the Sacred Song Service. We welcome you to come and join us.

Cantata Rehearsal @ Sanctuary
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am
SERRV Shop Open
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Blood Pressure Clinic @ North Parlor
Dec 11 all-day

Beth Nicholas will be checking blood pressures in the North Parlor immediately following each service.

Worship Service @ Chapel
Dec 11 @ 8:15 am
Sunday School @ Christian Eductation Wing Upstairs
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am
Christmas Cantata Service @ Sanctuary
Dec 11 @ 10:30 am

Click here to view the full calendar.

Church Public Wireless Network

This past month, I have had several people ask me the password to the church’s public network. I am always happy to share the password to the network but I am not always available when you need the password. There are signs displaying the current password in conspicuous locations throughout the church. (more…)

Photographers Wanted

For as long as I can remember, Joan McClure has been taking wonderful pictures of our church life. Joan has expressed an interest in reducing the number of these occasions. (more…)

VanderKamp 2017


February 3 – 5, 2017


Christmas Joy Offering

The Christmas Joy Offering celebrates the coming of Jesus Christ, the “wondrous gift” of God with us.  What a “wondrous gift”  indeed! In gratitude to God for the wondrous gift of Jesus, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) invites you to join this celebration of God’s presence with us by supporting those in need of help and hope. (more…)

Two Cents-A-Meal

How much does a meal cost?  I guess it depends upon the meal: breakfast, lunch or dinner.  Sometimes we eat simply; sometimes we splurge and eat extravagantly. (more…)




As we move into the holiday season think of how a gift bought in the SERRV shop would provide a double opportunity of gift giving! Not only would you have a unique gift, but you would be creating positive change around the world, helping to lift disadvantaged artisans, farmers, and their families out of poverty. (more…)

From the Parish Nurse

Dear Church Family,

Are you one of those highly organized individuals who has the Christmas cards all ready to send out, has finished your shopping, and is ready to sit back and enjoy the Christmas season? Well, good for you, don’t bother reading this article. (more…)


Do you know what the Deacons do for our church?

Deacons are ordained for life to show compassion and share the love of Jesus Christ with the poor, sick, friendless and those who are oppressed.  Our deacons share their ministry in many ways. (more…)