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Sunday, February 19, 2022

Share your Hearts!

The Rev. Julie Allen Berger will be preaching on February 20.  Pastor Alan will be leading other parts of the service.

The worship bulletins are posted on our website www.oakhillpcusa.org.  (See Worship At Home) If you’d like to join us remotely, please use Meeting ID: 768 992 383. (You can also call in, by phone, at 312-626-6799, then enter the same meeting ID.)

Sunday school for all ages is at 9:30 a.m. using the regular Sunday worship Zoom link (see above).  You will then be put into a breakout room.

Wednesday Bible Study is at 11:00 a.m. on February 2.  They are continuing to follow the lectionary readings.  Zoom ID # is 259 777 226, Password:  Disciple.

Mission and Justice Committee Meeting on Wednesday, February 23, at 6:30 p.m. on Zoom.

Stewardship and Property Committee Meeting on Wednesday, February 23, at 7:00 p.m. o Zoom.

2022 Worship Volunteer Sign-Up

The new Sign-Up Genius form is ready to go for 2022. Please consider signing up to help greet guests, serve as liturgist, supervise children in the nursery (vaccination & safety screening required for nursery duty), or lead the Adult Sunday School Group. Sign up early and often! You can sign up easily online at this link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B0545ABA722A4FD0-ohpc . If you would rather sign up “off-line” you can call Lisa Thompson or leave a message on the church answering machine.  

Our Minister of Music, Susan Brown, is always looking for volunteers to provide “Special Music” for Sunday Worship.  If you are interested in singing or playing a musical instrument during worship, or have any questions, please contact Susan.


Presidents’ Day Mission Project

Join us on Monday, February 21, 2022, from Noon – 2 PM for a mission project or two. We’ll have a drive by neighborhood food drop off for Isaiah 58 Ministries. In addition, will fill water bottles with laundry detergent for I58, make go bags for our own outreach and tied blankets for various groups and do a meal prep or two for the Grace Women’s Shelter. We’ll spread out in the Smylie Room and Large Assembly Room.  If you like to join us please sign up on  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508094BAAA62CA0F94-service

ISAIAH 58 MINISTRIES CARES

The Rev. Brenda Booth, Executive Director of Isaiah 58 Ministries, will be leading us in worship on Sunday, January 16, 2022. We are worshiping virtually through February 6, at which time the Session will evaluate the status of the pandemic in our community. We hope to return to in-person /hybrid worship soon.

“you shall be called the repairer of the breach, the restorer of the streets to live in.” Isaiah 58:12

Join us on Zoom at 768 992 383 at 10:30 AM.

There will be a Congregational Meeting (via Zoom) on Sunday , January 23, 2022, following worship.

Isaiah 58 Ministries staff, Arthur Johnson – Ministry Associate, Rev Brenda Booth – Executive Director, Rev. Meredith Jackson – Hunger Program Director.

First Sunday after the epiphany

The Baptism of the Lord

Ruling Elder Josh Smith will be leading us in worship this Sunday. Josh will be leading our Time for Growing Disciples and preaching the Sermon. The word is that other exciting events will take place as well. Don’t miss out on the Installation of our newly elected elders, Brian Heuckroth, Dena Roper, Avery Smith, Valery Welch and Christine Woodward. Thank you to Rev. Dr. Alan Meyers, (Pastor Alan, to all of us!) for coordinating worship leadership, moderating session meetings and working with the Worship and Christian Education Committee as we move forward into 2022.

We’re still worshiping virtually so sign into Zoom with code number 768 992 383 and our host will admit you! Last week we had some technical difficulties. Thanks for sticking around while we worked out the problems. In the future we hope to post technical difficulties to facebook so you know what’s up. If you haven’t done it yet, be sure to follow/like us on facebook for up to date info.

Coming up this week is Wednesday Bible Study. The Oak Hill Book Club and Touchy Topic Book Club will discuss Sue Monk Kidd’s “The Book of Longings” Tuesday evening. Don’t forget our monthly session meeting Wednesday, January 12.

Josh, Avery, and Kim Smith – Christmas Eve 2021 at Oak Hill

Spring Fest May 4 High Lights

 

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Family Fun!

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Expert Face Painting

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A little watercolor crafting for a misty day.

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Experiments with crayon resist watercoloring.

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Pony rides for all ages, including Interim Pastor Kathy Riley

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Yummy pork steaks, a south side specialty

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Time to clean up!

Join us for Spring Fest, May 4, 2013

Oak Hill Presbyterian Church

4111 Connecticut, St. Louis, MO 63116

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Barbeque, Games, Pony Rides, Arts & Crafts and more.

Fun for all ages. We hope to see you. Bring your friends and family!

Community Stations of the Cross Walk

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On Good Friday, March 29, Oak Hill will join other local congregations for a Community Stations of the Cross Walk. We will gather at 12 noon at Compton Heights/Tyler Place at 2149 S. Grand. Blvd. @ Flora Place. We will walk a path that leads us back to our starting point. The walk will last approximately two hours and will be a healthy public exercise of faith as together we walk through our neighborhood tracing the final steps of Christ.

 

Photos above are from a previous walk on the south side of Tower Grove Park.

Maundy Thursday Service

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Oak Hill will host an ecumenical worship service, March 28, at 7:00 PM. We will follow the ancient tradition of Tenebrae (Shadows), which includes a gradual extinguishing of lights as we move into our observance of Good Friday, the Easter Vigil and finally, on to Resurrection Sunday.

Joining us this evening will be:

Compton Heights Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Isaiah 58 Ministries, Inc.
Oak Hill Presbyterian Church
St. Louis Mennonite Fellowship
Tyler Place Presbyterian Church

Oak Hill Presbyterian Church PCUSA

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4111 Connecticut Street, Saint Louis, MO 63116-3926.

Phone: (314) 664-5525

We are located at the corner of Oak Hill and Connecticut, three blocks south of Tower Grove Park. Directions to Oak Hill Presbyterian Church

Whether you are a visitor, someone looking for a little more information about our church or a member checking on an event date or time, we hope you find helpful information as you visit with us on line. If you can’t find what you are looking for, feel free to contact us via phone or email.

Come join us this Sunday

10:00 a.m. Sunday School for children, youth and adults (September – May)

11:00 a.m. Worship Service. Fellowship time will follow worship

Child care is available during our  worship service.

Church e-mail: office@oakhillpcusa.org

Copyright 2014 Oak Hill Presbyterian Church

Peanut Butter Sunday!

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January 6 is Peanut Butter Sunday at Oak Hill. We’ll be collecting peanut butter in plastic jars for Isaiah 58 Ministries during the Time For Young Disciples. You are certainly welcome to bring any food item from your pantry stash!

See you Sunday!

January 6 – Peanut Butter (plastic jar)

January 13 – Jelly (plastic jar)

January 21 – Pears (canned)

January 27 – Whole Grain Bread

Our New Website

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Thank you for visiting our new website, still underconstruction! We are hoping to combine features of a website and  a blog at the same location. We hope this will be easier for you to find out more information about us, and for our volunteers to insert photos and updated information. Feel free to give us suggestions in the comment section, as well as any corrections we may need to make. We are merely human, after all.