Happening This Week...
Rooms are at our William Cannon campus (W) or our Brodie campus (B).
ANNOUNCEMENTS WEEK OF MARCH 30TH
Sign Up for the Prime Time Spring Retreat at Camp Buckner
SUNDAY 30th 9:30 a.m. Worship Choir, W-8 9:30&11 a.m. Worship, Wonder Jction,UpStreet 9:30 a.m. True Faith, W-Student Lounge April 29th to May 1st 10:45 Men’s Bible Study, W-Library 11 a.m. Confirmation, W-Student Lounge Special guest Philip Smith will share “Performance 12:15 p.m. PrimeTime Beanbag Baseball, W-FMC Scripture” as St. Paul, and worship will be led by Larry 12:30 p.m. Guatemala Mission Orientation, W-B Coulter, Ted Thulin, Joyce Stewart and Sherry Smith. 6 p.m. Alpha Course, W-9 6 p.m. True H.S., W-Student Lounge Cost include five meals and two night lodging in 7 p.m. Malawi Partnership Class, W-Library motel-style rooms. 7:45 p.m. 10 Things to Know Before College • $195 for single occupancy W-St Lounge • $145 per person double occupancy 8 p.m. True Deep/Confirmation (HS), W-St Lounge MONDAY 31st • Reserve a room with a $50 deposit 9:30 a.m. Disciple 4, W-8 • FINAL PAYMENT IS DUE BY APRIL 15TH 7 p.m. D2, W-Library; D3, W-9 Registration forms are available in TUESDAY 1st 9:30 a.m. Women’s Bible Study, W-B the Narthex. For more information 9:30 a.m. Icing on the Cake, W-9 on registration call Ron or Annie WEDNESDAY 2nd Ward at (512) 373-8803, or you 9:30 a.m. Disciple 2, W-9 can contact them by email at 10 a.m. Narratives, W-Library email@example.com. 5:30 p.m. Children’s Choir Rehearsal, W-Sanctuary 6 p.m. True Tween & Middle, W-St Lounge/FMC THURSDAY 3rd 9:30 a.m. MOPS, W-FMC 8:15 a.m. Prime Time Bus Trip, Meet at Wm Cannon 9:30 MOPS Steering Team, W-8 10 a.m. ARCM (Retired Christian Men), W-Library 6 p.m. Handbell Rehearsal, W-8 On Maundy Thursday, April 17 at 6:00 p.m. in the 7 p.m. Men’s Book Club, W-9 SATURDAY 5th William Cannon Sanctuary, join the SHPC family in a 9:30 a.m. Yoga, W-FMC celebration of the Passover meal! SUNDAY 6th As Jesus and his disciples gathered in the upper room 9:30 a.m. Worship Choir, W-8 to celebrate the passover with their Last Supper 9:30&11 a.m. Worship, Wonder Jction,UpStreet 9:30 a.m. True Faith, W-Student Lounge together, we too will gather and remember God’s 6 p.m. Alpha Course, W-9 Power to set us free. 6 p.m. True H.S., W-Student Lounge The Seder Meal is traditionally celebrated with the entire 7:30 p.m. Service of Healing & Wholeness, W-Sanctuary family and is full of symbolic foods, music and ceremony 7:45 p.m. 10 Things to Know Before College and should be fun and meaningful for everyone. W-St Lounge 8 p.m. True Deep/Confirmation (HS), W-St Lounge Sign up online at shpc.org/seder-dinner.
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Childcare is available for infants through PreK. Older children will participate in the dinner with their families.
Service of Healling & Wholeness April 6th at 7:00 p.m. in the William Cannon Sanctuary God is with us, even in our pain and brokenness. In this service of prayer and music, there are opportunities for quiet reflection and meditation, as well as opportunities to pray with someone. As a community of faith, we bear one anotherâ€™s burdens, and walk with each other in joy and in sorrow. Join us as we pray for wholeness in our lives and in the world.
Construction Is Underway! Construction has begun on the new Brodie campus Family Ministry Center. This is a very exciting time! While construction is underway-for the next 5 to 6 weeks--we will all need to stay away from the construction area. Please be especially attentive with kids as there will likely be hazards in the construction zone. Letâ€™s keep this a safe work-site for all workers and SHPC family!
Honoring Our Inner Self Our God teaches us to be kind to ourselves during times of crisis. He calls upon us to treat ourselves with respect, patience, and wisdom. We are precious and deserving of special care during pain and worry. Perhaps a Stephen Minister could be of help. If you, or someone you know, could benefit from the Christian friendship and care of a Stephen Minister, please call the church office at 512892-3580
Prime Time Road Trip April 3rd, Bus Trip to Fredericksburg, Nimitz National Museum of the Pacific War. We will also have time for lunch on your own and shopping. Cost for the adventure is $30 per person. Contact Annie or Ron Ward for reservations at 512-373-8803.
Big Date Changes for Mary Martha Circle! The April meeting of Mary Martha Circle is changed to the SECOND Thursday, April 10, in Portable B. Sherry Smith will have the April 10 lesson. Martha Meador will have cookies and coffee for all.
April Lunch Bunch The PrimeTime Fellowship Lunch Bunch will meet at the Olive Garden Restaurant in Brodie Oaks Shopping Center on Lamar Blvd. on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. Join us for an excellent meal and delightful Christian fellowship! For reservations, contact Pat Haag by phone (512-288-3479) or email (email@example.com) by Thursday, April 17th. Hope to see you there!
Association of Retired Christian Men The Association of Retired Christian Men (ARCM) meets each Thursday in the SHPC William Cannon library from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30.
SHPC Preschool Summer Camps
Save the Planet! A Ministry of Mugs…
Shepherd of the Hills Presbyterian Church Preschool staff are very excited to be offering Summer Programming for the first time in 2014! The summer programming will be 5 stand-alone weeks of summer camp fun for students who are 3-5 years old by 6/1/14 who are potty-trained. Registration for our 2014 summer programming has begun and will run until we have all spaces filled. You may choose any or all of the weeks to enroll your student.
Pick up a brochure in the Narthex for more information!
If you enjoy the coffee or tea on Sunday mornings, please consider bringing your own mug to church (both to AND from). We can save money and reduce our trash.
HUMILITY Putting others first by giving up what you think you deserve.
WHERE TO GO FOR CHILDREN’S MINISTRY While maintenance in Portables A & B is underway at Wm. Cannon, please note that class locations have changed for some age groups. Nursery care for children from 6 weeks to 24 months of age William Cannon campus campus
9:30 & 11—Room 7
11—Nursery (main building)
Wonder Junction Sunday School 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. – noon William Cannon campus 9:30
2 yr. olds—Room 2
3 yr. olds—Room 4
4 yr. olds & pre-K—Room 6
2 yr. olds—Room 2
3 yr. olds—Room 2
4 yr. olds & pre-K—Room 6
Brodie campus 11
2 & 3 yr. olds—Room 1
4 yr. olds—Room 2
UpStreet Sunday School 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. - noon William Cannon campus 9:30 K - 3rd grade—Family Ministry Center 4th grade—Portable B 11
Kinder through 5th grade—Portable B
Brodie campus 11
Kinder through 5th grade—Room 3
5th grade—Portable A
SHPC Men’s Book Club
MUSIC, MUSIC, MUSIC! Children’s Choir Open to all elementary aged children Rehearsals are Wednesdays 3/26, 4/2 and 4/9, from 5:30-6:00 p.m. in the William Cannon sanctuary.
PERFORMING PALM SUNDAY
The SHPC Men’s Book Club will meet on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in Room 9 on the William Cannon Campus. Please join us as we discuss Dr. Eben Alexander’s Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife. A man of science and at one time a skeptic, Dr. Alexander changed his views completely after his experience with heaven while in a coma. Sid MacAllister will lead the discussion. For more information, contact Stefan Haag at 512-288-3479 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, contact Pastor Britta at email@example.com or (512) 892-3580, ext. 107
Celebrate with Psalms Yoga Series Returns
Raise Your Voice!
Saturday mornings, 9:30-10:45am April 5 through May 10
Zack Uzzle and the Worship Choir have special music planned for Good Friday and Easter services. If you are interested in singing with us, please join us! Rehearsals are Sunday mornings at 9:30 a.m. in room 8 on the William Cannon campus. We will have a special rehearsal for Easter on Saturday April 19th at 10:00 am.
The Psalms' songs and images inspire this Body & Soul Yoga Series. Bring these beautiful words of worship into your breath and body so each moment is full of deep connection to God and the presence of the Holy Spirit. Cost is $25. Please arrive 15 minutes early on April 5 for payment and registration. First-timers may take the one class without payment or commitment. Contact Jessica Goulding at JessGYoga.com
Lenten and Holy Week Services Service of Healing and Wholeness
April 6, 7:00 p.m., William Cannon Sanctuary
Sunday, April 13th, 9:30 and 11:00, William Cannon l 11:00, Brodie Confirmation l Children’s Choir
Maundy Thursday Seder Meal
Thursday, April 17 at 6:00 p.m. in the William Cannon Sanctuary
Good Friday Tenebre Service
Friday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. at Wm Cannon.
Sunday, April 20 8:00 , 9:00, 10:15, 11:30 at William Cannon 11:00 at Brodie
TRUE STUDENT MINISTRIES What You See is What You Get The way we see God often shapes the way we experience Him—and most especially the way we relate to His greatest commandment: to love Him with all our heart. So how do we deepen, or even change our view of God? How do we start to see God in a way that allows us to love Him as He loves us? Come to True and find out! True meets on Sunday Nights for High School & Wednesday Night for Tween and Middle School. 6:00 - 7:45 • April 2nd & 6th -He Loves you more than you know
Join the VBS Team! Spend a week with us at Workshop of Wonders VBS, as we help our children discover the amazing love of God at work all around us. As Workshop of Wonders Visioneers, we will create experiences for children that will illustrate how the ordinary becomes extraordinary with God through Bible story dramas, creative crafts, super fun games, science activities, and more!
• April 9th & 13th -I matter because God says I matter
We have openings in both Preschool and Elementary VBS, and would love to have YOU on the team!
• April 16th -Stop asking what can they do for me and start asking what can I do for them?
Register at www.shpc.org/children for a VBS leadership role, and join us in the excitement June 16-20 as we Imagine & Build with God.
• April 30th - Night of the Angry Banana
Unable to join us during VBS this year? No worries, we have opportunities for before and after VBS, and we can always use Prayer Partners and supply donations. Contact Director of Children’s Ministries, Chris Gordon, for more information. Chris@shpc.org
Manyamula Partnership Class Understanding Your Teen
Lesson 5: Sunday, March 30, 7:00 p.m., William Cannon Campus, Library
Parents of teenagers, join Pastor Mike as we journey together deep into the teenage world as we unlock some hidden mysteries about their Brains, their Hearts & their Media.
After discussing the history and structure of the Manyamula Partnership for five weeks, we will discuss how the Partnership will go forward.
• 7:00-7:45 pm April 9th A parents guide to Understanding the TEENAGE BRAIN. • 7;00-7:45 pm April 16th A parents guide to understanding teen SOCIAL MEDIA. • 7:00-7:45 pm April 23rd A parents guide to understanding NEW TEEN ROMANCE Please invite your friends to this amazing little series from the True Student Ministry Team at SHPC!
This is our final class! Come prepared to share your opinion of how we can continue to grow this relationship.
Joys — Kristal & Hagan Cohle & daughter Lillian happily announce the birth of
Charlotte Jeanne on March 20th—Deb Evans-Lombe is recovering well following surgery—Roger & Candice Keen and daughter Allison announce the February 5, 2014 adoption of infant Mallory Joyce Keen
— Carl Luttenbacher, husband of Mary, passed away March 26th—Bruce Roberson passed away March 27th—Virginia McNutt’s brother, Richard Armentrout, passed away Friday, March 14—Donna Lancaster and Kenneth Henson have both passed away peacefully, supported by Hospice care
Please Pray... Please pray for
— Sean & Becca Lewis, friends of Lindsay Rericich, grieving the loss of two of their three young daughters— Raynell Barry, in ICU— Joy Essary, recovering following hospital stay—Marie Evens, aunt of Amy Evens, health concerns—Wayne Crawley, recovering from heart procedure—Liz Maxfield asks prayer for one-year-old Westin Long, seizures—Fred Rothert, health concerns—Becki Unger Currier, extremely critical in ICU; prayers for daughter, Ashley Cardenas, and family—Laura Bost, broken leg—Barbara Guerrero, seeking employment—Elaine Carrol, health concerns— Austin, the city where we’re planted—Pastor Alfred Mtonga, his family, and Manyamula CCAP Church—Pastor Chimwemwe Mhango and his family—Pastor Clement Munthali and his family—Pastor Kenneth Muyila and his family—Ronica Ngulube
Please pray for our leaders and our loved ones in the military…
Members of the Armed Forces and all world leaders involved in war zone crises including: Jason Mills, son-in-law of Gaston Broyles & Junie Ledbetter—David Floto, son of Carl Floto & Ruth Ann Widner… John Fisher, nephew of Derek & Kristi Fisher… Brian Moran, friend of the Morales family… Jose Fernandez, friend of Gaston & Junie Broyles and graduate of PPAS… Mitch Guile, friend of Eddie & Stacey Reynolds… Teddy Sweredoski, friend of Stan & Jessica Wade… Tyler Moser, son of a friend of Dee & Greg Merrell… Kate Ingram, daughter of Temple & Janet Ingram… Christopher Lehmann, son of Mark Lehmann…. Larry Roberman, brother of Lori Whitmire…
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