The Village Program of the PNA – Villages are membership-driven, grass-roots organizations that, through both volunteers and paid staff, coordinate access to affordable services to meet day-to-day needs, enabling individuals to remain connected to their community throughout the aging process. Come hear a representative of the PNA discuss how to benefit from it and volunteer.
Caregiver Circle – Celebrating During Times of Sadness and Loss: Holidays can be even more stressful to those who are caring for or mourning the loss of a loved one. This month’s session will focus on ways of coping during the Advent and Christmas seasons.
Young Adult Advent Bible Study – Pastor Dick will offer a study on Advent traditions and corresponding scripture.
Faith Action Network – Last year, PRLC worked through the process of joining the network of Advocating Congregations organized by Faith Action Network. This morning, representatives of FAN will help us be sure our advocating voice has the most positive and timely impact for the common good of all God’s people.
Stroller Circle – Ages and Stages: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Early childhood educator Joyce Aasland will answer questions and help parents find ways to create learning and growth experiences in every age and stage their children move through.
Young Adult Advent Bible Study – Led by Jasen Frelot.
Open Door Ministries — Rev. Rick Pribbernow will visit and share about Open Door Ministries and how we can continue to welcome all of God’s children regardless of sexual orientation.
Young Adult Advent Bible Study – Led by Kate Niklasson.
Mary’s Place Volunteer Forum —Join the coordinators of our Mary’s Place ministry to share feedback on your experience as a volunteer, and help plan our future involvement with this remarkable program. This will also be a great opportunity for new volunteers to learn about how to help. Past, current, future, and even moderately interested volunteers are invited!
Comprehensive Landscaping Plan: Come hear PRLC Member and Landscape Architect Scott Radford present an exciting plan for a refresh of the church grounds. Hear the details, see the drawings, and ask your questions of Scott and church council representatives.
Congregational Meeting: The annual congregational meeting for approval of the budget will convene in the sanctuary between services. In addition to finances, hear updates on the pastoral search process and the ongoing vibrant ministry of PRLC.
CPR Training: Heath and Wellness Ministry will again offer a CPR / AED class. The class is planned for Jan 26, 9:45-12:45. Attendees will be instructed by Medic II volunteers. Suggested donation (tax deductible) is $20/person.