Calendar for the Week of August 17th

Sunday, August 17
9:45am—Blended Worship
11:00am—HS&MS Youth Parents Meeting with Pastor Diane – Fellowship Hall

Tuesday, August 19
6:00pm—Girl Scouts—GHR

Wednesday, August 20
6:30pm—Adult Book Study

Thursday, August 21
6:00pm—Girl Scouts Service Unit—Fellowship Hall
7:00pm—Men’s BLB—Beef ‘O’ Brady’s

Friday, August 22
7:00pm—Movie Night—”Frozen” – Fellowship Hall

Saturday, August 23
8:00am – 11:00am—Youth Flapjack Fundraiser—Applebee’s

Sunday, August 24
9:45am—Blended Worship
11:00am—Sunday School Teacher Orientation—Fellowship Hall


Calendar for the Week of August 10th

Sunday, August 10
9:45am—Blended Worship

Monday, August 11
7:00pm—Executive Council

Tuesday, August 12
6:30pm—Columbarium Memorial Garden Team

Wednesday, August 13
6:30pm—Adult Book Study
6:45pm—Chime Choir Practice

Thursday, August 14
7:00pm—APPLESeeds Board of Directors

Saturday, August 16
8:30am—Calendar Event Planning

Sunday, August 17
9:45am—Blended Worship

Sunday School News

Registration for Sunday School is currently taking place. In addition to
registering our children, we are still in need of a few more adults to
teach and/or assist. If you feel the calling to teach the word of our Lord
to our children, please let Cecilia Rosman know. She can be reached at
919-552-8920 or

Upcoming Dates:

Sunday, August 24th

11:00am in the Fellowship Hall
Sunday School Teacher & Assistant orientation. Brunch will be served.

Sunday, August 31st

Blessing of the Sunday School Teachers and Assistants.
This will be held during the 9:45 worship.

Sunday, September 14th

The first day of Sunday School.

Via de Cristo

Via de Cristo (VDC) is a 3-day Spiritual renewal and an experience you will never forget. If you would like to strengthen your relationship with God and have a renewed sense of faith, you deserve to take the time to retreat! Upcoming weekends are September 11-14, as well as November 13-16…both at Camp Agape in Fuquay-Varina. APLC has more than 20 people who have attended a weekend, and would be happy to answer any questions you may have. For more information, or to sign up for a weekend, please contact Jessica at

Flapjack Fundraiser for National Youth Gathering

Our youth group is sponsoring a pancake breakfast at Applebee’s on Main Street in Fuquay Varina on August 23 from 8:00am – 11:00am.  Tickets are just $7.00 each.  Grab your spouse, children and friends and come out to enjoy a great breakfast and help support our youth and their plans to join with others in Detroit in 2015.  NYG youth would be delighted to sell you tickets before & after services on Sunday. Thank you for your support!

Calendar for the Week of August 3rd

Sunday, August 3

9:45am—Blended Worship

11:00am—Middle School/High School Youth Brunch

4:00pm—Farm Workers’ Dinner – St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church

Tuesday, August 5

6:00pm—Girl Scout Troop 105 – God’s House of Rock

6:45pm—Chime Choir Rehearsal

Wednesday, August 6

6:30pm—Adult Book Study

7:00pm—Church Council

Saturday, August 9

Sunday, August 10

9:45am—Blended Worship


Recognition of Baptism

On Sunday, August 3rd we celebrate the Recognition of Baptism of Skye Gabrielle Watson, daughter to Turi and Linwood Watson.  Skye was baptized on July 13, at Conover, WI by Pastor Mark Krueger, retired pastor, and family friend.  Skye’s baptismal sponsors are Erin Plisch of Wisconsin and Scott & Christine Davis of Charlotte, NC.

Calendar for the Week of July 27th

Sunday, July 27
9:45am—Blended Worship

Wednesday, July 30
6:30pm—Adult Book Study
6:45pm—Chime Choir Rehearsal

Sunday, August 3
9:45am—Blended Worship

Adult Book Study

Pastor Diane (our newest staff member) is leading a six week book study on “Making All Things New” by Henri Nouwen at from 6:00—7:30 on Wednesday evenings.  The book study began July 16th, but it’s not too late to join. Email Pastor Diane: for details.

Farm Worker Dinner – August 3rd

Abiding Presence will once again sponsor a farm worker dinner for approximately 110 seasonal farm workers at St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church on Sunday evening, August 3. We will be supplying hamburgers, hot dogs, side dishes, and all of the fixings for the meal. Volunteers will be needed to supply the food, transport local workers to and from St. Bernadette’s, and set up, serve, and clean up after the meal. A sign-up sheet will be posted in the narthex in July. Please contact Dan Young at 919-389-6000 or at for further information. Thank you to all who have supported and continue to support this important local ministry.