Who We Are:
Presbyterian Church of the Cross proclaims the Good News of the grace of God, unites God’s family in praise and thanksgiving, attends to the spiritual needs of our members, and reaches out with an evangelistic effort to the wider community. Our church provides a focus for the comfort, care and support of those in need, and empowers us to serve God and the needs of others.
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SEPTEMBER 22, 2019
Service – 9:00 a.m & 11:10 a.m.
Rev. Becky Balestri
“Praising Dishonesty? Really?”
9:00 Alleluia Singers
11:10 Camile Hinz, cello
Annette White, organ
Presbyterian Church of the Cross
1517 South 114th Street,
Omaha NE 68144
NEWS & EVENTS
What’s Coming Up at PCOC
AllPlay Miracle League is in its Fall session with a family picnic on September 21st. Volunteers are needed each Saturday. Got to www.allplay.org to sign up for a variety of volunteer opportunities. Church of the Cross will be sponsoring the Family Picnic for all players and families on September 21st. Our Fellowship for Families will be providing volunteers for the day. All ages are encouraged to come to Seymour Smith Field and volunteer. You can sign up thru www.ALLPLAY.org or contact Amy Miller.
The Deacons, in conjunction with the American Red Cross, will be hosting a blood drive on September 29th between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. As always, there is an urgent need for blood. Hurricane Dorian has forced blood drive cancellations in impacted areas. Your blood donation enables the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to, and help people recover from a disaster. Please visit https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/donation-time and enter PCOC to schedule a time that works for you!
Have you wanted to find out more about handbells but have been too afraid to ask? Join members of the Carillon Choir on Thursday, October 3rd, at 6:15 p.m. downstairs in Room 12 for a Handbell Mixer. We will learn handbell basics and you may even have learned an entire song by the end of the evening! Come for fellowship, laughs, music, and light refreshments. Contact Kristi at email@example.com for more information.
If you are in grades 8-12, then Credo Choir is for you! We meet most Sunday afternoons at 4:00 before JHF and SHF fellowship at 4:45. This year, Dave Schaefer will direct the choir. He is a UNO graduate student has taught middle school vocal music for several years and currently sings tenor in our adult choirs. Come meet him on September 22!
Registration for the fall semester of Cornerstone has begun! Registration forms can be found at the Information Desk and in the Office. Please return form with payment, by September 1. Cornerstone begins September 11.
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Fellowship at PCOC…
Church of the Cross has a number of groups that meet to share common interests and good times in a Christian context. Members enjoy food, various cultural events, outdoor activities, books and quilting in the company of church friends, all strengthening the ties of our church family. Many different fellowship groups are available for individuals of varied ages and interests.