Events

 

New Adult Ed

Sundays, April 11-May 2

10:45-11:45 am

Spiritual Practices in a Time of Waiting

Beginning April 11, Adult CE will be welcoming Rev. Marylen Marty-Gentile for a four week session on spiritual practices.   There are many ways to connect with God, to deepen our relationship with the Holy. For many of us, finding a practice and getting started are stumbling blocks. This four-week class was going to use Advent as a place to begin, but lockdowns and Covid and uncertainty got in the way of even this. So we begin in this Easter moment, a time of new beginnings. In these weeks we will explore:

  • Right in Front of our Eyes: Noticing Here and Now

  • In the Beginning: Creating as Does the Creator

  • Incarnation: Honoring the Body

  • Blessings: Sharing Holy Words

Each session will include word, experience, and silence.

CPC Kids' Academy 

Spring Plant Sale

Orders due by Monday, April 26

Flower pick up Saturday, May 8

The CPC Kids’ Academy is sponsoring a Spring plant sale to benefit the Tuition Assistance Fund, which supplements the child care tuition for families in need of assistance. The Academy will receive a percentage of all proceeds from all plants purchased. 

Thank you for your support!

Plant Sale Order Form >>
 

Plant Pictures >>

For up-to-date Amos Group news and resources see the NEW social justice page under the serving tab

Updated 3/23/21

Recordings of classes:

 

Recordings of classes led by Dr. Reggie Williams from McCormick Seminary for us earlier in March can be found on our webpage.  

 

On the Presbyterian Women webpage, you can find a recording of the presentation on March 2 about Joseph Medill, a 19th century Chicago abolitionist, owner of the Tribune, and Mayor of Chicago after the Chicago fire.

Self-study: The Amos Group members are engaging as a group in a six-month study on White Privilege, delving into facts and feelings and how we have benefited from White Privilege. Look for our insights into what we are learning in the Thursday Blast about once a month.

 

Please send your ideas and your comments to  Gregg Morton.

CPC Kid's Music

Join us Wednesdays 

at 5:30 on Zoom

4/14, 4/21, 4/28 & 5/5

to prepare worship music for May 9 and May 23!

Mr. Peter is excited to lead some live Zoom music sessions 

with our CPC Kids! ALL ARE WELCOME!

 

Please join us on Zoom at 5:30 pm on these 4 Wednesdays

4/14, 4/21, 4/28 & 5/5

to prepare worship music offerings for May 9 and May 23!

 

Find the Zoom link in the Thursday email newsletter or Saturday Kids email

Parents Please Note: 

We will need your help with making sure the kids are set to record each week. 

Please Click Here for Peter's very simple instructions! Thanks!

DuPage PADS COVID-19 Urgent Donations 

 

Items on this updated LIST are of urgent need. If you are able, please place donations in the collection container labeled PADS outside the east doors (5C) of CPC. 

 

Donations are delivered each week to the DuPage Pads day site in Wheaton.

Music News:
Be Part of Our Virtual Handbell and Chancel Choirs 🎵🎶 See the Music Ministries page for more info 
Thursday Morning
Devotions:
Thursdays 9-10:30 am
The Thursday AM group will resume meeting next week on April 15 at 9am. We will begin discussion Kaitlin B. Curtice's Native: Identity, Belonging and Rediscovering God. Curtice explores her story of being both a citizen of the Potawatomi Nation and a Christian, shares hard truths about the institutional church as well as lifting up traditions from her Indigenous heritage. Do not miss our final selection for the program year! Contact Pastor Susan for a book or for the reading guide.
See the Interest Groups page for more info 
Circle of Voices
Book club for all Women 
3rd Wed of the month
9:30 am, Wed April 21
Wed April 21  Island of Sea Women by Lisa See
See the Interest Groups page for more info 

Use Amazon Smile for your Online Shopping and support CPC

Go to Amazon Smile and designate the Community Presbyterian Church as your charity and CPC will receive a (small, but useful) donation from Amazon based on a percentage of your purchase.

 

Then remember to use smile.amazon.com when you shop!

Calendar at a Glance

 

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