Sep 22, 2019
Second Church welcomes you to a vigorous and family-focused worship service at 9 AM on Sundays. The music, featuring our Second@9 Band, is varied in style and high in energy using piano, guitar, and drums, along with beautifully blended voices.. Even the youngest members of your family will be comfortable at this service as they learn about worshiping God along with all of us. Our Handbell Choir and Children’s Choir also occasionally contribute to the service. Even with this condensed,…
Sep 22, 2019
On Sunday mornings, we have a dedicated team prepared to care for your children and teach them about God and Christ’s boundless love. Sunday school meets between the two services from 10 AM to 11 AM from September through May. (Occasionally, when one service is held at 10 AM, Sunday School may meet at 9 AM.) Ages 3-5th grade: Children enjoy Bible stories and hands-on activities taught by a group of caring and dedicated volunteer Sunday School teachers. Sunday school…
America’s Greatest Theologian, His Impact and Relevance for Today—Reinhold Niebuhr (1892-1971) If he was alive today, we would be hearing much from Reinhold Niebuhr. He did not hold back his thoughts on religion and politics. The author of the “Serenity Prayer”, a piece he scribbled out for worship at Bethel Evangelical Church in Detroit, where he served from 1915-1928, was not always as ‘serene’ as this pastoral prayer indicates. Reinhold Niebuhr became the most influential American theologian of the twentieth…
Sep 22, 2019
This more traditional Christian worship service is held at 11 AM on Sundays. Whether a lifelong Presbyterian or a newcomer to church life, you will find this service to be both familiar and invigorating. Singing of hymns, reading of scripture, the pastor’s sermon, a time with the children, and anthems from the Chancel Choir, and on occasion our Bells@Second handbell choir or Children’s Choir all will help you worship God in a meaningful way. Regular Worship Schedule September – May*…
Our middle and high school youth group meets weekly (with a few exceptions) on Sunday afternoons from 4– 5:30 PM. Middle and high schoolers meet at the same time, but have separate tracks alternating between “holy conversations” and recreational activities followed by a shared dinner. Youth from First English Lutheran have joined Second’s youth this year, and the meeting locations vary between the two churches. Questions? Contact Rev. Amy Carlson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Candlelighter’s women’s group meets on the fourth Monday of the month at 7 PM in the Westcott Room. Our topics of discussion range from Bible studies to the intersection of spirituality and contemporary issues. Please join us. For additional information on this month’s discussion, contact Rev. Amy Carlson.
Sep 24, 2019
The Board of Deacons usually meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7 pm in the Westcott Room except in July, and December.
When a month has five Sundays, we set aside the 5th Sunday for a congregation-wide mission project. Join us at 10 AM for our 5th Sunday mission day.
Oct 6, 2019
Rev. Mary Ann McKibbon Dana, author of God Improv and the Art of Living, will be our guest preacher at both services for World Communion Sunday. She will also lead the adult seminar at 10 AM.
Oct 8, 2019
The Board of Trustees meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 7 pm in the Manse.