|From the Session|
|The session will be meeting on Wednesday, October 8th. This is a change from the usual first Wednesday.
Session is always interested in hearing from you. If you have any
concerns or praises, please talk to any Elder or Rev. O'Connell.|
|New Members and Baptism|
September 14th, we welcomed six new members to the Byrd
community! At the same time two youth were baptized and several
baptism were renewed. What a joyous set of
|Picnic and Fun!|
September 28th, we will be going to Powhatan State Park to sit back
relax or play games. Bring you own picnic, games and chairs or
blankets. Plan on arriving sometime between 2 and 3. This
will give us plenty of time to eat and play, and get the kids in bed on
a school night. All are welcome, and, if you have any questions,
please contact Kristi Bunovich.|
Powhatan State Park is just off of 522 in Michaux, which is south of the James River.
|Welcome them to the church!|
welcomes Brenda Martin and Catherine Blackburn to the church.
Brenda will be helping out with the cleaning of the church, and
Catherine will be our new Choir Director. Please welcome them to the church!
Youth committee started working on the planning of a youth program that
will include outing and worship involvement. If you have any
ideas please contact either Kristi Bunovich or Ian Armitage.|
|Stay tuned for monthly updates how Byrd Presbyterian Chruch is reaching out and impacting the Goochland community in many ways.|
|A word from Reverend
I would like to visit all the members of the congregation. I will start off with the present Elders and then work through the member list. I will either contact you by phone or email to set up a time to visit. In the meantime, please fee free to conta t me whenever you feel like it and I will come to visit. I hope to see you soon!
|Goochland Family Services Food Bank
always, the Food Bank needs our support. They have specific needs
of cereal, mac & cheese, and canned meats (such as Spam or
tuna). There is an ongoing need for personal items (toothpaste,
toothbrushes, shampoo, deodorant, etc.). Please bring any donation to
church, leave them up front,
and they will be delivered to the food bank later in the week.
Presbyterian Women's group will be meeting on Wednesday, September 17
at 2 pm in the church parlor. We will be beginning to study 2
Corinthians with an introduction of the life of Paul presented by
Rev. O'Connell. Refreshments will be provided by Nancy
We will be collect peanut butter for the food pantry. Though the bible discussion is present by the Lady Byrds, all are invited!
|Lady Byrd Lunch Bunch|
|All Lady Byrds and
guests are invited to lunch at Erin's Village Eatery on Wednesday,
September 24 at 12 noon. Please let Jonni Farish know if you
would like to attend and / or you need a ride. Jonni can be
reached at 457-4557. |
The restaurants address is 3844 Old Buckingham Road, Powhatan.
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