MCC Portland News & Announcements: 10 February 2017
Happy Anniversary MCC Portland! Sunday, February 26
MCC Portland turned 41 on January 6 - but it's never too late to celebrate! Since January was so unpredictable, we are observing our anniversary at the end of February.  Sunday worship will include awarding the Anniversary Award and special musical guest, Marsha Stevens-Pino.
Marsha Stevens-Pino
Worship will be followed by hosted brunch in our Fellowship Hall. Plan to join us and don't miss this opportunity to celebrate MCCP!

Consider making a special "over and above"
anniversary financial gift to celebrate and support MCCP. Your gift should note "Anniversary Gift."
Support Our People's Pantry
Your financial and food donations to the People's Pantry are always welcome!
Items currently needed for prepared food bags :
soups, instant pudding, stew (16 oz), ravioli/Beefaroni (16 oz), juices (pouches or boxes), spaghetti sauce, spaghetti/pasta, Spam/Treet, gravy mix envelopes, instant potatoes, rice, instant oatmeal, powdered milk, cold cereal

For more information about being involved, contact Mona
Choir Rehearsal After Sunday Worship
11:30AM pot-luck lunch; 12Noon-1PM rehearsal
Love singing? Share the joy and offer your gift by singing with the choir! Regular rehearsals are held following Sunday morning worship. If you want more information or want to contact our music director, Colin, directly e-mail .
Enhance Your Spiritual Formation This Year
Book Study of We Make the Road by Walking
Join us for the study of this book by popular author, Brian McLaren.   Perfect for group or individual study, get the book and read along on your own or join the Thursday 12noon small group at church.

Sign up at church for NEW groups beginning soon!

Praise & Worship On Thursdays
Shared study and prayer @ 6PM / Music and singing @ 6:30PM
Come get your praise on!  A Praise & Worship group meets at MCCP.  All are welcome!

Thank You for Your Support!
Giving statements for 2016 were sent at the end of January to those who made an identified financial donation to MCC Portland in 2016. If you did not receive your statement (via e-mail or by regular mail) or if your statement needs any corrections, please contact