Shawnee Presbyterian Church

     

 

Welcome

Happy New Year!

With this greeting to one another as 2017 starts off I hope we also realize what this Baby Jesus and Lord and Savior brings to us in the same frame of thought. Take out your Bible or open your browser to Romans 6:1-11 and read what Paul teaches us about Jesus and our newness of life through Him.

I find it interesting that as our church and homes breathe a sigh of relief as Advent and Christmas is complete and the decorations can come down and be stored for another year, we so easily forget to consider what happens next to the characters in our story. We know that Joseph and Mary take Jesus to Egypt for his safety, but what about the shepherds and wise men? Do they simply return to the former lives unchanged by what they have seen and heard? That’s impossible we may say as they witnessed in person the greatest gift coming into the world. Still, I challenge each of us to consider our response to this same gift of the Christ Child and how we continue our lives following Christmas time.

Let us continue to celebrate and bow before this Jesus the Christ who has come into our world and now reigns in power and might with God the Father Almighty. This God who is more than any of us could ever imagine came to us to show us how to live and who to live for. In this newness of life, let each of us begin 2017 trusting in the Grace and Mercy which comes through the child whose manger bed we so eagerly put away for next time.

– In Ministry Together, Pastor Craig

Whether you're looking for a new church or simply looking to expand your horizons, we invite you to come see for yourself. Join us this Sunday to learn more about Shawnee Presbyterian and to meet the wonderful, vibrant people that make up our church community.

9:00 a.m. Adult Sunday School
10:00 a.m. Fellowship
10:30 a.m. Worship Service

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday
9:00am - 12:30pm


coming soon....

  • Noisy Offering
    Sunday, January 22nd
    Can you drop a few extra coins in the ‘noisy offering’ this Sunday? The money will be added to the ‘Love Funds’ SPC established at SMNW High School and Hocker Grove Middle School and will help families with additional expenses as a new semester begins.
    Click here for more information.
  • Fifth Sunday Giving
    Sunday, January 29th
    We will be collecting personal and home care items for Shawnee Community Services.
    For more details click here.
  • Come join Boy Scout Troup 185
    for their 42nd annual chili supper
    Saturday, February 4th, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Click here for more details.
  • Food When We’re Fed
    Sunday, February 5th
    This is a time to remind ourselves to bring food for others every time we gather for communion, which is the first Sunday of each month.  Let’s take this opportunity to make a difference in the world around us.
    Click here for more information.  

 

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