November 12th Newsletter

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Happening This Week at First Presbyterian Church of Troy


8:30 Adult Sunday School

10:00 Worship

12:00 Korean Worship


Office Hours Today

10:30 Handbell Rehearsal

6:30 Strategic Planning Meeting


7:00 Deacons’ Meeting


6:00 Women’s A. A

7:30 Korean Worship


Office Closed

7:00 Choir Rehearsal

8:00 Narcotics Anonymous


10:00 A. A. Group


9:00 Presbytery Meeting


8:30 Adult Sunday School

10:00 Worship

12:00 Korean Worship

7:00 Interfaith Service

Interfaith Service
We will have an Interfaith Service in our sanctuary on Sunday, November 19th at 7:00 p.m. We are in need of volunteers to help with finger food, set-up in the Fellowship Hall, greeting and clean-up. Please see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board in the narthex.

Book Group
Book Group will meet on November 29th (5th Wednesday) to discuss Olive Ketteridge by Elizabeth Strout. Book group meets at 7:00 p.m. and all are welcome!

Elf Shelf, November 25th
The 46th Annual Juried Elf Shelf Arts & Crafts Show will take place on Saturday, November 25th from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Troy High School. Sponsored by the Troy Women’s Association, it features over 200 booths. There is a $3 donation requested at the door, which will go to local charities.

Congregational Meeting
There will be a brief Congregational Meeting immediately following worship on Sunday, November 19, 2017, to place the names of Elders & Deacons into nomination.

GEMS: God’s Elegant Mature Servants
GEMS will meet on Thursday, December 7th at 12:30 p.m. (Please note the time change for this date only.) Once again, the Troy High School Choir will be singing Christmas carols. Lunch will include ham, turkey, stuffing, and mashed potatoes. There are two sign-up sheets on the bulletin board in the narthex. Please sign up if you plan to attend, and if you can bring salads, vegetables, and desserts. And as always, extra cookies are requested for the hungry singers!

Christmas Eve Sunday
We will have just one service on Christmas Eve Sunday, December 24th at 5:00 p.m. The Worship Committee felt one service was best so that we may celebrate the coming of the Christ child with friends and family.

Mark Your Calendar with these Upcoming Events:
-November 13th, Strategic Planning Committee Meeting, 6:30 p.m.
-November 14th, Deacons’ Meeting, 7:00 p.m.
-November 19th, Interfaith Service, 7:00 p.m., in the sanctuary
-November 20th, Session Meeting, 5:30 p.m.
-November 21st, Troy-Area Clergy Thanksgiving Service, 7:00 p.m., St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5500 N Adams, Troy.
-December 10th, Troy-Area Clergy Group Christmas/Advent Program, 4:00 p.m., Pilgrim Congregational Church, 3061 N. Adams, Bloomfield Hills, 48304

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