Sunday, August 28
10 am - 12:30 pm
Join us for Fall Kick off! Enjoy Food, Music and Fellowship.
August 30 (Pre-League meeting)
7 pm @ AMF Gulf Gate Lanes
Pre-League meeting will be held on Aug. 30, which includes 2 hours of free bowling. League begins Sept. 6 - Nov. 8 @ 6:20 pm. Banquet dinner and awards on Nov. 15. Cost: $15/person per week. Cost covers bowling shoes, 20% off snack bar, prize fund and banquet dinner. If paying by check, please make checks payable to “Church of the Palms.” Use the form below to sign up!
Wednesday Night Life Begins!
6:30 pm Campus Center (Dinner @ 5:30 pm)
Bible scholars believe that the first written story of Jesus on record is the Gospel of Mark. His is the story from which all the other stories borrow. Join us as we take an in-depth look at one of the first accounts of the life and ministry of Jesus and hear from this Gospel writer his unique take on Jesus’ teaching. Led by Dr. McConnell. This class will also be live-streamed and archived on our website.
Dinner @ 5:30 pm
$10.00 per person $25.00 per family Children under 6 are free
Enjoy a delicious meal before class begins! Dinner will be served at 5:30 pm and includes a salad bar, entrée, vegetable, starch, rolls & butter, dessert. RSVP by 12 pm Monday by calling the church office (941.924.1323). Payment in person only (cash or check).
October 2 @ all services
Celebrate World Communion Sunday by attending service dressed in your native country's attire.
October 10 5:30 pm
Cost: $5 (includes pizza)
Our Wednesday Night Life series will continue with our annual Chili Cook Off. Gather your neighbors, bring in your best pot of chili and see if your recipe is declared #1 at our judging contest! Please RSVP for the event and register your pot of chili by October 24 (registration will open in the Fall).
7 - 8:30 pm Palms Center
No cost to families, an offering will be taken at the end of the event.
Rise Against hunger is a growing global movement that partners with local congregations to end hunger by empowering communities, nourishing lives, and responding to emergencies. Families who are able to participate in our event this year will assist in packing over 10,000 meals to serve communities across the world. This is a family service event for parents, students, children, and our general congregation to work together in our mission of loving God and loving neighbor.
SAVE THE DATE
November 16, 2022
6:30 pm Sanctuary
New York Times best-selling author of Fierce, Free, and Full of Fire: The Guide to Being Glorious You. She is the host of the award-winning For the Love Podcast and co-founder of the Legacy Collective (a giving community). She is a sought-after Christian speaker who tours the country every year speaking to women.
Service will be held at Church of the Palms
5 pm Reception Palms Center
6 pm Worship Service Sanctuary
We hope you will join in what has become a wonderful tradition as we share a combined Thanksgiving Eve Service with our friends from Temple Sanai. Worship led by Chazzan Cliff Abramson and Dr. Stephen McConnell.
New Member Classes held on Sept. 11, Oct. 9, Nov. 13 & Dec. 18
Explore what it means to make a deeper commitment to the Church of the Palms family. Affiliate memberships are also available.
Online Zoom Class
Please join Anita Lustrea and Pastor Laurie for an hour on Wednesday mornings at 9 am via ZOOM to listen, reflect and share how God is speaking to you through Scripture. You are welcome to drop in on any Wednesday that fits your schedule. We are meeting during Holy Week and will continue through the summer.