This evening at Avondale
Ash Wednesday Feb 26
Service @7 PM in the Sanctuary
Message: "While Among the Ashes"
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:20 - 6:10
Burning of the Palms @5:30 PM
  • with the children of Avondale Adventures 
Pancake Dinner @6 PM
  • Come enjoy!
This Sunday Mar 1
Message: "God’s in the House"
Testament Lesson: John 1: 1; 3 - 5; 14

The Service of Installation for Jim
In case you could not attend, we invite you to read the bulletin.
Taizé Prayer Service Mar 3
First Tuesday of the month at 7 PM

Vacation Bible School
Details and Registration coming next week!
Join Handbell Music Ministry!
We are seeking people to join Avonbellers. Music is a vital part of our ministry at Avondale. It brings a sense of reverence to our worship services and spiritual nourishment to those attending. If interested in playing handbells, please contact Rich Stanley at 704-333-6194 x25 or email Rich.
Men's Bible Study next Feb 27
Thursdays from 7:30-8:30 AM in the Vanguard room, a diverse group of men, both Avondalers and non-members, gather for Bible Study and fellowship. Currently 9 men gather regularly. They are studying the book of Acts. Feel free to drop-in or contact Jackie Shannon for information.
Sacred Space Art Program
Are you ready to stretch your creativity?
Register for a class! Tell a friend.
Jewelry Making – next
  • Memory Wire Wrap Bracelet: March 2
  • Metal Mesh Chain With Pendant: April 13
Jumping into Watercolors –sessions begin Feb 17
Hand-Lettering Italics - sessions begin Mar 28
Glass Mosaic & Wood Tray - sessions begin May 4
ACC Invite for Mar 6
If Avondalers have a 2-5 year old child who would like to come to the children's play "Balloonacy" on Fri, Mar 6... please contact ACC Director Merrily Watts via email or call 704-377-6960. A few more details below.
New Member Class begins Mar 15
Take the "Next Step" and join the Avondale family.
4 session - Mar 15, 22, 29 and April 5
Interested? Questions? RSVP?
Contact Amanda Shanks
or call the office at 704-333-6194.
ASAP Trip Mar 19
ASAP heads to Concord to visit the Sea Life Aquarium. Cost is $15 (includes “Behind the Scenes” tour and transportation). We will leave the church at 10:15 AM. The aquarium tour begins at 11:30 AM. We will have lunch somewhere near the aquarium (not included in above $). If interested, contact Stewart Farris or Olivia Magee. Money must be in by Mar 2. About the aquarium
Avondale in Action Mar 21

  • AM - Church Work Day - 8 AM to 12 PM
  • PM - Bingo Family Night - 5:30 PM - music, food & fun for all ages!
Attic Sale & Bake Sale Mar 28
The Youth will have an attic and bake sale on Sat, Mar 28 from 7 AM to 2 PM with the proceeds going to support the 2020 Peru trip. Please keep them in mind when winter and spring cleaning! Donations and volunteers needed! Please spread the word. Webpage and more details
ACC Celebrates Dr. Seuss Week
Fun is in store, fun galore...
week of March 2-6
Pajama day, wear a hat, "Wacky Wednesday".... read the schedule here. DETAILS

ACC Hosts Children's Theatre
The touring production of "Balloonacy" for children ages 2-5, will be here Fri, Mar 6!
Ash Wednesday Feb 26
You're Invited!
Pancake Dinner
6 PM on Feb 26
Also, Burning of the Palms with the children at 5:30 PM / Join us! Details

Vacation Bible School
July 20-24, 2020
Registration opens week of Mar 3 / Details
Dance Party!
The Toucans
had a fun party on Valentines.
Person of the Week (2/23)
Betty Parrish
831 Bogie Ln
Carolina Shores, NC 28467
Send a note of loving care!
Stewards of the Week (2/23)
The ABC leaders for their
faithful work and dedication to
the growth of this mission.
THIS FRIDAY Eleanor Ramey Service
The service for Eleanor Ramey is Fri, Feb 28 at 1 PM at Avondale.
We are seeking people to sing with the Choir at the service celebrating Eleanor. If interested, contact Rich Stanley via email or call 704-333-6194 ext 25.
Church/Weekly calendar
on our website

List of Ministry dates
shared here
Save the Date:
Daylight Saving Time - March 8
Palm Sunday - Easter Egg Hunt - April 5
Youth Sunday - May 17
Youth Peru Mission Trip - June 20
Vacation Bible School - July 20-24
As a congregation, God calls us to: 
  • Create close relationships to support a dynamic faith
  • Not only serve our neighbors but know them personally
  • Prepare the hearts of children and families to abide in Christ
  • Reduce economic inequities by breaking down barriers to education
  • Develop and demonstrate a sustaining faith
Avondale Presbyterian Church 
2821 Park Road, Charlotte, NC 28209
Church Office: 704-333-6194
Children's Center: 704-377-6960