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across the Presbytery July 18, 2018

7/18/2018

The Planning Calendars have arrived, I will be labeling them this morning. They will be distributed at the next PNNY meeting in September. Call the office if you need them sooner as the cost will be expensive to mail them.  Joan Merritt, Admin

On July 6 to July 25, 2018 Margot McGorman and Karen Ivings will travel to Malawi to work on several Women of Grace projects. Plans include training widows in the Panti Plus project, providing critical project supplies not available locally, distributing 200 + Panti Packs to local school girls, adding a solar battery so sewing can continue uninterrupted even during the rainy season, assessing the beekeeping project at Mzenga village, meeting with widows for feedback on the WOG program and discuss new directions.  Please PRAY for Traveling safety and teaching success!!!!!.

Hammond Presbyterian Church’s Memorial Pavilion will be the site of a luncheon for those taking part in the Museum’s Stone House Tour.

Lunch will be served from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm ( cost is $10.00 for tour and $5 for lunch) on Friday July 20, 2018 to those participating in the tour.

Hammond Presbyterian Church will be volunteering at the Scottish Festival at the Hammond Museum on July 21, 2018 from 10 am to 4 pm, which is celebrating the 200th Anniversary of Hammond’s first settlers. Activities will include bagpipers and Celtic music, highland games, photo booth with Scottish costumes, children’s games, crafts, dance , demonstrations, food and beverages and more.

Events will go throughout the day, leading up to 7:00 pm a Fire and Rescue Field Days Parade, led by the Brockville Pipe and Drum band. The firemen’s chicken barbeque will be held in the afternoon at the Fire Hall.

****On July 22 morning worship at 9:30 am will be a Scottish Heritage Service with a new banner unveiled and Scottish historical memorabilia in the chapel. Mark your calendar.

***On Saturday, July 28 Fish Fry in the Memorial Pavilion 4:30 to 7:00 pm and Sunday worship July 29 in the Sanctuary 9:30 am. A busy Month for Hammond Presbyterian Church. For more information go www.thehammondmuseum.organd click “HOME” no charge to visit the museum. Everyone is invited to be part of this historical event.

Hammond Presbyterian Church’s Memorial Pavilion will be the site of a luncheon for those taking part in the Museum’s Stone House Tour.

Lunch will be served from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm ( cost is $10.00 for tour and $5 for lunch) on Friday July 20, 2018 to those participating in the tour.

Hammond Presbyterian Church will be volunteering at the Scottish Festival at the Hammond Museum on July 21, 2018 from 10 am to 4 pm, which is celebrating the 200th Anniversary of Hammond’s first settlers. Activities will include bagpipers and Celtic music, highland games, photo booth with Scottish costumes, children’s games, crafts, dance , demonstrations, food and beverages and more.

Events will go throughout the day, leading up to 7:00 pm a Fire and Rescue Field Days Parade, led by the Brockville Pipe and Drum band. The firemen’s chicken barbeque will be held in the afternoon at the Fire Hall.

****On July 22 morning worship at 9:30 am will be a Scottish Heritage Service with a new banner unveiled and Scottish historical memorabilia in the chapel. Mark your calendar.

***On Saturday, July 28 Fish Fry in the Memorial Pavilion 4:30 to 7:00 pm and Sunday worship July 29 in the Sanctuary 9:30 am. A busy Month for Hammond Presbyterian Church. For more information go www.thehammondmuseum.org and click “HOME” no charge to visit the museum. Everyone is invited to be part of this historical event.

          Everyone who thirsts,

     come to the waters…..Isaiah 55:1a

Respite and Replenishment for Church leaders

/retreat from Thursday evening September 27 to

Saturday morning September 29, 2018 at the Lodges at Oak Point on the St. Lawrence River.

Presbytery meeting at Hammond Presbyterian Church on Saturday Sept. 29, 2018 .

Cost of lodging and meals $65 per person.

More details to come later, Mark your calendars if you are interested in attending.

          Everyone who thirsts,

     come to the waters…..Isaiah 55:1a

Respite and Replenishment for Church leaders

/retreat from Thursday evening September 27 to

Saturday morning September 29, 2018 at the Lodges at Oak Point on the St. Lawrence River.

Presbytery meeting at Hammond Presbyterian Church on Saturday Sept. 29, 2018 .

Cost of lodging and meals $65 per person.

More details to come later, Mark your calendars if you are interested in attending.