SUMMER AT A GLANCE…
First Presbyterian Church, Savannah, Georgia
A summer of worship…. When you are in Savannah on a Sunday, plan on attending worship at 11:00 a.m. Consider joining the summer choir which rehearses on Sundays at 10:15 a.m. in Room 111.
A summer of reading… This year, the book the congregation is encouraged to read is More Than Enough: Living Abundantly in a Culture of Excess. The author is Lee Hull Moses, a minister in Greensboro, NC. The book was published in 2016 by Westminster John Knox Press. Copies are available in the church office for $12.50.
A summer of service… Lend a hand helping with homeless families the week of July 9 and volunteer with Habitat for Humanity on Saturday, July 29.
4-25 9:30 a.m. Four Sunday series with Butler Church on the Reformation.
4 11:00 a.m. Pentecost and Founders’ Day with Service of Confirmation.
Noon Church-wide Lunch with Confirmands as guests-of-honor in Stewart Hall.
5-9 9:00 a.m. – Noon Vacation Bible School.
9 11:00 a.m. Prime Timers tour “Treasures of Savannah” by Ardis Wood, preservationist.
14 6:30 p.m. Low Country Boil celebrating Paul Weller’s 104th birthday, Isle of Hope Marina Pavilion, 50 Bluff Drive. Rain or shine!
19 7:30 a.m. Men’s Breakfast led by Paul Pressly at Holland House.
19-24 Savannah Presbytery Summer Camps at New Ebenezer.
21 6:00 P.M. Light dinner and screening of “Milwaukee 53206” in Imlay House. This is an award-winning documentary about the zip code with the highest incarceration rate in the United States.
25 5:00 p.m. Johnathon Barrett talks about life and food in the South followed by refreshments. The program will be held in Stewart Hall.
28 5:30 p.m. “Chat and Chill” for circle members and their children/grandchildren at the Dutch Island pool
2 9:30 a.m. Hymn-sing in Stewart Hall.
9 5:00 p.m. Louise Laird presents, “Getting Beyond ‘I’m Right, You’re Wrong,’ in Political Discourse” in Imlay House.
9-16 Family Promise…hosting families at church who are temporarily homeless.
17 7:30 a.m. Men’s Breakfast led by Peter Foley at Holland House.
19 9:30 a.m. High School/College students volunteer at Second Harvest followed by lunch.
23 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. “Kirk-in-the-Kitchen: Fresh Local Seafood” to benefit Jail Ministry in church kitchen.
29 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Habitat for Humanity workday.
6 12:30 p.m. Back-to-School Pool Party for youth at the home of Lindsey and Rob Norman.
20 Noon Church-wide Lunch “Salute to Educators” by Ernest Lee, Georgia Teacher of the Year.
21 7:30 a.m. Men’s Breakfast led by Jim Taylor at Holland House.
27 5:00 p.m. Book Study of More Than Enough: Abundant Living in a Culture of Excess in Imlay House.