Session has hired Greg Norfleet, an experienced pastor in our Presbytery currently without a call. He will be available for counseling from 11 am to 7 pm at Peace on Thursday 12/19 and in January for four Thursdays starting on 1/9. Counseling will be provided confidentially and offered at no cost to you. You can find out more about Greg and schedule an appointment here or contact Greg directly at email@example.com.
Congregational Meeting and Lead Pastor Search Committee Nominations
The Session has called a congregational meeting for Sunday, January 12, 2020, at 10:30 am, for the purpose of electing a search committee for the lead pastor. The Session recommends the search committee be composed of nine voting members and two non-voting alternate members. Relatives may not be elected to the committee, nor any staff members. Nomination forms are available in the hall outside of the sanctuary, in the church office, and on Peace Church's website - www.peacepca.org/nominations.
Completed nomination forms must be deposited in the offering plate or in the church office no later than 3 pm on Tuesday, December 31, 2019.
Please note that only members of Peace Church are eligible to submit nominations. Please make sure that your nomination form is complete and that your nominee is willing to serve.
Comfort & Care Ministry
Drivers Needed: Comfort and Care provide rides for people in our congregation. Every Sunday morning, we provide rides for at least 7 people. Right now we have three slots that are not filled for one Sunday each month. Each of these is for SS and 2nd service. If you can fill one of these slots, please contact Ann Timberlake, 678-644-3711. We also provide many rides for people for appointments. If you would like to be added to the list of people who receive an e-mail when we have a need, or are already on the list and wish to be removed, please contact Ann.
Lost & Found
There are many “found” items in the Lost & Found Cabinet, opposite the library, B101. We have 4 pair of prescription eyeglasses, sunglasses, Bibles, dishes & clothing. Please claim your item(s) before they are donated to Dorcas on Sunday, December 15.
PeaceKids Present: The Christmas Story
Invite your friends and family the PeaceKids Present: The Christmas Story on Sunday, December 15 at 10 am in the Sanctuary.
Sounds of Peace Carol Sing
Enjoy the sounds of Christmas on Sunday, December 22 at 6 pm in the Sanctuary. Childcare will be provided for 3 and under.
Christmas Eve Services
Please join us to worship on Christmas Eve, December 24 at 5:00 or 7:00 pm in the Sanctuary. Childcare will be provided for 3 and under.
"A Winter's Eve with Claire Holley", CANCELLED
Unfortunately, we have had to cancel "A Winter's Eve with Claire Holley" event. We hope to reschedule in the Spring. If you have purchased a ticket online, you will receive a refund. If you purchased a ticket at our ticket table, you can let the church office know and receive a reimbursement.
Sunday, December 29
There will be no Adult, Youth, or Children's Sunday School or Evening Activities on Sunday, December 29. Enjoy your time with your family.
On January 5, evening activities will resume as normal. (Children's Group, Youth Groups, and Adult Community Groups)
Writing Class Opportunity
FUN WITH WORDS, a creative writing class for 8 through 12 year-olds. Tuesday afternoons, 1-3pm, January 14 through March 17, 2020, in Room C103, Peace Church. Stories, poetry, games, research paper, visiting musician, Authors' Tea. Cost: $120.00 ($10.00 discounts for siblings). To register your student, contact Katharine Parrish (919-467-1924).
On Sunday, January 12, there will be a Visitor's Lunch after the 11 am service in the Fellowship Hall. Please join us if you have been visiting and are interested in meeting the Pastors and know more about Peace. Please RSVP here.
Welcome Team Training Lunch
On Sunday, January 19, there will be a Welcome Team Training Lunch after the 11 am service in the Fellowship Hall. Please RSVP here.
Our new Interium Pastor, Mike Ross, will begin on January 19. If you would like to learn more about Mike please check here.
"Pray for Me" Launch
"Pray for Me" will be launched on Sunday, January 26 at 10 am in the Fellowship Hall. There will be no Adult or Youth Sunday School during the launch. (Children's Sunday School will be meeting.)
Sending Prayer Requests
If you have a prayer request to share with our congregation, please send your requests to addresses, based on day & time of day:
Tuesday - Friday, 7am to 5pm, send to Secretary
All other days & times, send to Cheryl Somerville
Also, if you are not receiving our prayer line, but would like to be, check the box on your prayer request card (on the pew back), along with your email address, and put in the offering basket. Or send a note to Secretary with that request.
Sunday Childcare Volunteers
New Moms Meal Ministry
Help serve our little ones and their families! If you or someone you know is having a baby, please let Kristi Harvey know, so a meal or series of meals can be coordinated. You may also contact Kristi if you are interested in helping make meals for this important ministry.
Help For Moms With New Babies
Volunteer to help moms with new babies! This ministry is welcoming new women looking for a way to bless moms of new babies under one year old. Peace has welcomed several new babies in the last few months, and that means more new moms who need a weekly nap break or companion visit. Jewels can help according to their own ability and schedule. Want more info? Contact Janet Conner for details.
We offer online and text message giving. Click here for the details. Please be aware that there is a 3% charge to the church when giving with a credit card.
Church Office Hours
The church office will be closed Mondays and open Tuesdays-Fridays, 9-5pm.
Playgroup for young children
Attention mothers of babies and young children: come join us every Friday for a playgroup in the children's church room (Room C106-107, Education Building) from 9:30-11am. Come get to know other moms while we watch our little ones play. Email Amy Langley with questions.