SUNDAYS @ 8:45AM---WISDOM 101:WHAT IS THE TRUTH---FROM CONFUCIUS TO THE KORAN, WE WILL LEAVE NO SPIRITUAL STONE UNTURNED IN OUR QUEST. Beginning May 1, this group will study the text "The Wisdom of the Ages" by Dr. Wayne Dyer.
SUNDAYS @ 11:30AM -- SPACE FOR GOD:THE STUDY AND PRACTICE OF PRAYER AND SPIRITUALITY by Don Postema. We meet to discuss our prayer lives, and learn and share new ways of looking at our spiritual practices, to culture an attitude of gratitude.
Copies of "Our Kids: the American Dream in Crisis" are now available for a donation of $10, or sign out a hardcover copy. A Community Forum for a discussion on the topics raised by the book is being planned for Thursday, May 26th. We will begin with a soup and sandwich supper at 6pm. We are developing a panel of community leaders to present different perspectives as a part of this event.
Applications for the Seeber Scholarship are due by June 1st. Consideration is given to church members pursuing higher education. The application form is to be returned to the Outreach Committee or church office. Requests for funding through the Matson fund will also be considered. Grants are offered to young people ages 10-25 to participate in opportunities relating to their spiritual growth. Apply by letter to the Outreach Committee.
May is the month for the Presbyterian Women Birthday Offering. We answer the call to show Jesus' love to the world by supporting projects relating to health, education, economic development and the needs of women and children. Envelopes will be available in the pews to accept your contributions to this worthy cause.
Watertown Musicales will present a concert at 7:30pm on Monday May 23rd in the sanctuary. The concert is free with donations accepted to benefit their music student scholarship fund. Refreshments will follow.
YMCA Babysitter Training Course will be held on Saturday, June 4th from 8:30am - 3pm in Fellowship Hall. Registration is through the YMCA through June 1st. Cost is $35 for Y members, $55 for non-members and $40 for military families. The class provides youth ages 11-15 with the information and skills necessary to care for children in a safe and responsible manner.
Save the date! The church picnic will be Sunday, June 12th at Thompson Park Pavilion following worship.
P.E.O. Chapter Summer Bus Trip to The Merry Go Round Theater presentation of "Oklahoma!", followed by a dinner cruise on Skaneateles Lake is coming soon. Check for more information at www.watertownevents.com or speak to Carolyn Osborne.