The Grocery Cart – Grocery Cart donations for March 2018 will go to Wayside Christian Mission via a women’s recovery group of Chaplain Mike. Most needed are: shampoo & conditioner, body wash, deodorant, kleenex-type tissues, feminine hygiene items, hot chocolate packets. Questions/concerns? Contact Wilma Bennett.
Easter Lilies- It is time to order your Easter lily. See the insert in the bulletin or contact the church office to order. The deadline is Monday, March 19.
Bookanalia– On Wednesday, March 21 at 6:30 in the Barret Room, Ginny Copenhefer will present Under Ground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. If you buy your book from Carmichael’s, mention Bookanalia at HBPres and receive a 20% discount. All are always welcome whether you have read the book or not.
Booktalk- On Tuesday, March 27 at 11:30 in the Barret Room we will discuss A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. Visitors are welcome. For information contact Sarah Grant at 239-1927.
Easter Egg Hunt Candy Needed– We are seeking donations of individually wrapped candy to fill the eggs for the Easter Egg Hunt on March 31, 2018. Candy can be dropped off in the church office now through Wednesday, March 21. We also are seeking volunteers to help fill the eggs. If you can help, please join us on Wednesday evenings in room 212.
Hospitality Night – SAVE THE DATE- SUNDAY- APRIL 8! That is the date of our spring round of the Hospitality Night dinners and lunches in HBPres members’ homes. We are looking for hosts who will provide the entree and beverages for 6-8 guests for a casual potluck style meal in your home. If you can host, please contact Joni Burke at 893-7931 or Jim Boswell at 424-9350. Sign up forms will be in your March monthly newsletter and need to be returned by March 25. Don’t miss out on the fun of meeting our church members!
HBTweens- On Sunday, March 25 from Noon to 2:00 PM the HBTweens will to put together care packages for college students. The group will meet in Emory for lunch, the project, and games.
Louisville Master Chorale Concert- Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 3:00 PM. There will be a Pre-concert program at 2:15 PM. Cost is $20. You don’t have to be an opera lover to know and love some of the well-known opera choruses and arias. We will collaborate with Kentucky Opera’s Barbara and Halsey Sanford Studio Artists to present a selection of favorites from composers such as Verdi, Mozart and Wagner, from operas such as Nabucco, The Magic Flute and Il Trovatore. This family-friendly concert will present our chorus and orchestra augmented by Kentucky’s Studio Artists.
Men’s Book Forum- will meet on Monday, March 26 at 1:00 PM at the church in room 206. We will be reviewing the book American Aristocrats by Harry Stout recommended by Peter Esch. Hope to see you there!
Book Talk- for Tuesday, March 27 at 11:30 AM in the Barrett Room we will discuss A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. Visitors are welcome. For information contact Sarah Grant at 239-1927.
Easter Egg Hunt- Families of HBPres, friends and neighbors are all welcome to our annual Easter Egg Hunt and Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, March 31 in Emory Hall. Breakfast at 9:00 AM followed by the Easter Egg Hunt at 10:00 AM. The breakfast is open to all ages. The Easter Egg Hunt is open to younger Children (thru 5th grade). Children be sure to bring your baskets!
Wellness Committee- Are you looking for a way to improve or change your diet? Then please join us on April 25 (Please note new date) at 6:30 PM in Eline Hall for a special presentation on nutrition. Many of you indicated your interest on this topic from the surveys the Wellness Committee passed out in the fall. This presentation will be looking at why we eat, what we eat and how much. The speaker will be Kathy Bryant. Kathy is a Faith & Health Ministries Educator from Norton Healthcare.
Vacation Bible School 2018 (VBS) – Under Construction uses a construction theme to help children see themselves as partners in the work of building Christian community. It teaches the value of Christian service and introduces them to the ministry of Habitat for Humanity. The Christian Formation Committee is actively seeking volunteers to help lead the children in music, recreation, Bible story time, crafts, and community story time. Please prayerfully consider making a commitment to teaching our children about Christian community and service. Join us from June 18 to June 21 on this great journey, please contact Terry Hargrave at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Sunday, March 25-Palm Sunday
Thursday, March 29-Maundy Thursday (Dinner at 5:30 p.m., Worship at 6:30 p.m.)
Friday, March 30-Good Friday (Worship at 7:30 p.m.)
Sunday, April 1-Easter (Worship at 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.) in Sanctuary Easter Breads at 10:00 a.m. in Emory Hall
Monday, April 2-The building is closed.