Palisades Presbyterian Church Announcements for Sunday, October 28, 2007
117 Washington Spring Road; PO Box 687, Palisades, NY 10964; Phone: (845) 359-3147 Bulletins, Announcements, Sermons and More Online: www.ppc10964.org
Church Secretary: Rita Reid Office Hours - 9:00 – 1:00 P.M. Tues., Wed., Fri. ***We have LARGE PRINT HYMNALS! Please ask one of the ushers to see what it looks like!***
E- mail Rita: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.ppc10964.org
Thanksgiving in Harlem: We are welcoming donations for all or part of the $24 needed for each
Please stop by or call to arrange an appointment. Contact Ray for emergencies turkey and all the trimmings. Please make checks out to Palisades Presbyterian Church, marked
at any time, 914 682 3659. Ray’s Email:email@example.com. as “Youth for Seniors” or simply “Turkey.” We need all checks no later than November 14.
People to People is the Rockland County food bank for whom we collect food in the narthex all
Affirmation of the Inclusiveness of All Members year long. The Saturday before Thanksgiving we extend our collection by going to the Stop and
Shop in West Nyack and asking customers to donate canned foods and other non-perishable
items. Last year, in just 6 hours, we collected over 1,200 pounds of food and $300. Sign-up today
Palisades Presbyterian Church continues its policy of ordaining its members based upon
to help! There is a sign-up sheet in the Parish House. Make it a family event!
their leadership qualifications and not their sexual orientation. Palisades Presbyterian
Church reaffirms its long-standing tradition that finds no reason – theological, ethical, th
Bronx Zoo School Trip! On Sunday, November 4 the Sunday School children, parents,
scientific, or cultural – as to why gay and lesbian people cannot serve as ministers, elders, guardian, and friends are invited to a trip to the Bronx Zoo following worship. Sign up forms are
or deacons. (See the full statement on the bulletin board.) available in the Parish House. All are welcome! Car pooling to be arranged.
Committee Sunday! Please plan to join us on Sunday, November 4, 2007 for a special coffee
Ministers All the People hour. Committee members will be hosting tables with information on how you can become more
involved in the work and mission of Palisades Presbyterian Church. All are welcome. You do not
Interim Minister Ray Bagnuolo
need to be a member to get involved. So bring a friend and we’ll help you to find a way to serve!
Music Director Michael J. Shapiro
Lay Reader Mercy Garland Membership & Friend Update: We are moving into the second phase of our updating the roster.
Children’s Education Kathie Tiitsman If you have not been able to submit a membership/friend form – please expect a call from Rita
Children’s Message Ray Bagnuolo who will be happy to take your information over the phone or send you another form to complete.
Ushers Fred Griffing & Ann McKie
Hudson Valley Pride in the Pulpit Hudson Valley Multi-Faith Roundtable:
Deacon of the Month Margaret Allen
Sunday, November 4 from 2:30-6:30 P.M. See bulletin board for more information.
Ride Deacon Margaret Allen
Coffee Hour Deacons Suzanne Shaw, Catherine Hooper Upcoming Dates: (Please post all dates on the calendars in the hall.)
Session Representative to Deacons (October) Fred Griffing
Deacon Representative to Session (October) Richard Hansen 11/6 Tuesday Board of Elections use of Parish House 5:15 A.M. – 10:00 P.M.
Pal Pres Editor Ann McGill 11/11 Sunday Deacon’s Meeting at Coffee Hour
Bulletin Rita Reid 11/11 Sunday West Point Trip
11/13 Tuesday Session Meeting
If you are a visitor, please sign the guest book in the entrance (narthex) and join us for 11/18 Sunday 5:30 P.M. Palisades Pot-Luck & Picture Show!
coffee hour to learn more about the life of this church. Speakers are installed in the choir 12/2 Sunday Christmas Wreath-Making; Orders for Christmas Candy Taken
12/8 Saturday Officer Training 8:30 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Deacons and Elders
room in the Parish House so parents and guardians of infants and toddlers may hear the
12/9 Sunday Last day to order Christmas Candy
service. 12/16 Sunday Christmas Pageant
(1) 12/23 Sunday John Garland and Roger Buck perform as part of worship!
Please email any announcement to Ray at firstname.lastname@example.org
For announcements, calendar, sermons, and other information: www.ppc10964.org Tai Chi Meets Every Tuesday at 10:00 A.M. Friday at 10:00 A.M.
Also, please check our Presbytery website at www.hudrivpres.org Bible Study Returns Every Wednesday at 12:15 P.M.
Presbytery Church USA web can be found at www.pcusa.org Choir Rehearsal Every Thursday at 8:00 P.M.
Play Group: Every Thursday at 10:00 A.M.
Phoebe’s Rides Palisades Presbyterian Church Board of Deacons 2007
Date Bring to Worship Return Home Dallas Abbott 845 359 0058 Co-Chair 2009
9/30/07 S. Van Dyk (212-662-0377) Sue Webb (353-1836) Johanna Albin 845 359 8489 At-large 2010
10/07/07 Marjorie Douglas (359-0665) Mary Ann Garland (359-3288) Margaret Allen 845 352 5446 Ride Deacon 2010
10/14/07 John McKay (627-0448) Sue Shaw (201-767-6245)
Maria Gagliardi 845 398 8804 Co-Chair 2009
10/21/07 Richard Hansen (735-8106) Jack Hoffmeister (613-7238)
Richard Hansen 845 735 8106 Pal Press 2008
10/28/07 S. Van Dyk (212-662-0377) Sue Webb (353-1836)
12/30/07 Jayne Ludin (727-0199) Maria Gagliardi (398-8804) Catherine Hooper 845 359 1470 Parament Cards 2008
Cass Ludington 845 398 2621 Casseroles 2009
Ann McKie 845 398 0069 Communion Wine and Coffee 2008
Lay Reader Schedule 2007 Ellen Roth 845 358 5830 Prayer Chain 2010
Date Lay Reader First Reading Second Reading Annemarie Sellinger 201 816 3133 Poinsettia Giving 2009
*Oct. 7 Ivan Szendro Psalm 137: 1-9 Luke 17:5-10 Suzanne Shaw 201 767 6245 Nominating 2008
*Oct. 14 Janice Van Buskirk Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7 Luke 17:11-19 Nina VonEckardt 201 869 3147 Secretary, Kitchen 2010
*Oct. 21 Annemarie Sellinger Jeremiah 31: 27-34 Luke 18:1-8
*Oct. 28 Mercy Garland Joel 2:23-32 Luke 18:9-14
Nov. 04 Ernie Quick Psalm 119:137-144 Luke 19:1-10
Nov. 11 Richard Hansen Daniel 7:1-13, 15-18 Luke 6:20-31
Palisades Presbyterian Prayer Chain
*Online at www.ppc10964.0rg Ellen Roth 845-358-0044 Ellenroth89@hotmail.com
Mary Ann Garland 845-359-3288 Magarland62@verizon.net
Jennifer Shapiro 845-359-5660 email@example.com
Palisades Presbyterian Church 2007 Session
Kim Brainard, Clerk of Session: 845-359-1607
Johanna Albin 845-359-8489 firstname.lastname@example.org
Mary Ann Garland, Assistant Treasurer: 845-359-3288 Suzanne Shaw 201-767-6245 Suzanneshaw09@cs.com
Member Committee Chair Class Carol McGann 845-359-8509 Carobplus4@optonline.net
Karen Consolini 212-569-0602 Parish Life 2008 Cass Ludington 845-398-2621 Cassandra@presto.com
Anna Diehl 845-359-3032 Communications Officer 2010 Jayne Ludin 845-727-0199 Jhl3j@verizon.net
Wayne Garrison 245-359-5812 Operations 2010
Bigelow Green 845-359-0069 Treasurer 2010
Ivan Szendro 845-365-3032 email@example.com
Fred Griffing 845-353-0619 Operations, Co-Chair 2008 Janice Van Buskirk 845-653-1148 firstname.lastname@example.org
Bill Menke 245-304-5381 Personnel; Stewardship 2009 Maria Gagliardi 845-398-8804 email@example.com
Kathie Tiitsman 845-353-0441 Adult & Christian Education 2008 Ray Bagnuolo 914-682-3659 Bagnuolo@gmail.com
Stephen Van Dyk 201-854-7340 Memorials; Nominating; Worship 2009
and the Arts
Sue Webb 845-353-1836 Mission 2009 Palisades Presbyterian Church – Pastor Nominating Committee (PNC)
Barbara Algert Mercy Garland, Chairperson Beatrice Rasmussen
Marjorie Douglas Fred Griffing Sue Webb
1 Sundays James Rubenstone & Richard Hansen
2 Sundays Roger Buck & Robert Rasmussen
3 Sundays Arnold Finck & Robert Moore Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Meets here every Wednesday at 7:30 P.M. for a
4 Sundays Fred Griffing & Ann McKie Women’s Meeting and at 9:00 PM for a closed meeting in the Parish House.
5 Sundays John McKay & Stephen Van Dyk Next: 12/30/07