July 13, 2014 Announcements

Mission at the Eastward (MATE) -North Parish Housing Ministry work camp
Sunday, July 13th – Friday, July 18th, based in Farmington, Maine.  Join us for a day or two, or the whole week, as we work with others from the Presbytery of Boston to maintain and improve the housing for families in and around Farmington, Maine.  For more information, please contact Ellen. (ellends1313@gmail.com)

Join Boston Presbytery’s Young Adult Volunteers for Table Gatherings Dinner!
On July 13, 4-7 pm at Church of the Covenant (67 Newbury St, Boston), enjoy an evening feast with the Presbytery’s four Young Adult Volunteers! The YAVs will teach participants to a cook a tasty dish learned during their year living and cooking together in intentional community, and then all will come together for dinner to celebrate their ministry among us. Please join us! Tickets are $50 per individual, $80 per couple, and will support living expenses for our 2014-2015 YAVs.

To purchase tickets: Send a check made out to the Presbytery of Boston, with “BFJYAV Dinner” in the memo line, to:
The Boston Food Justice Young Adult Volunteers Program
c/o Clarendon Hill Presbyterian Church
155 Powder House Blvd.
Somerville, MA  02144

Questions? Contact Maggie Holmesheoran, Site Coordinator, at bfjyavprogram@gmail.com. You can also learn more about the Young Adult Volunteer program and work in the Boston area at bostonfoodjusticeyavprogram.wordpress.com.

The Men’s Bible Study Group
Wednesday, July 16th at Panera Bread at Porter Square at 6:30 p.m.  For more information, please contact Kevin, Josh, Solimar or Pierre.

Summer Fellowship Potluck/Barbeque!
Saturday, July 26th, 5pm – Join us for our summer fellowship potluck at the home of Chris and Claire Roll! We will be barbequing, so please bring your own items for the grill as well as a side dish, drink, or dessert to pass.  Also, please bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on outside.  To RSVP or  if you need a ride, or have questions or needs directions, please contact Jenny Herzig (jnherzig2@gmail.com).

Session Meeting
The Session will meet on Wednesday, August 13th at 7:30 p.m.

Church Card Collection
The Deacons are collecting greeting cards to send to church members/friends in need. We can especially use sympathy cards, and friendly “thinking of you” cards. We would like to create a collection so we can respond to needs more immediately. Please bring in unused cards and leave them in the container in the copy room if you would like to donate.

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