Presbytery of Donegal E-News   

October 22, 2018
In This Issue
Bereavement Support
5K Run & 1 Mile Walk
Church Basement Sale
5K Run/Walk & Breakfast
Job Openings
Presbyterian Men's Network
Presbyterian Men's network is seeking representatives from Donegal Presbytery.

Learn more here!
 
Interested?  Contact Larry Ott at
Bereavement Support Group 
Wednesdays from 1pm-2:30pm 
Starting November 7 for 8 weeks 
First Presbyterian Church  
of West Chester 
   
The holidays can be an especially difficult time for someone who is grieving the loss of a loved one. First Presbyterian, West Chester is working with Neighborhood Hospice to offer an 8-session support group for those mourning the death of a family member or friend. We'll meet on Wednesdays from 1pm-2:30pm beginning November 7.  
For more info., contact Rev. Caroline Cupp at ccupp@firstpreswc.com or 484-459-8220. The group is free and open to the public.
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5K Run & 1 Mile Walk 
First Annual One Small Step  
5K Run/1 Mile Walk 
Saturday, October 27 at 8am 
East Fallowfield Twp. Park
Coatesville, PA
Hosted by Doe Run Presbyterian Church 
 
'One Small Step' is a song and more importantly a concept, adopted by a group of local churches which aims at bringing the community together, honoring differences, and creating a friendlier place for all walks of life. It's easy to get wrapped up in the turmoil and negativity of a changing world, and we believe if everyone were to take 'one small step' it would make a big difference.  
 
The First annual One Small Step 5K Run/1 Mile Walk will help to grow this concept within our local community and energize people along the way. The involvement of dedicated, caring people who are seeking change within our churches, schools, and other organizations will be catalysts for the making of a better world. 
Church Basement Sale 
Saturday, October 27 from 8am-12pm 
Bethany Presbyterian Church 
Lancaster, PA
 
The Bethany Women's Association members have been diligently working to make this their best "Basement Sale" ever on this coming Saturday, October 27 at Bethany. You can use your old fashioned map, or new-fashioned GPS, but however you arrive, be sure you come for some great deals and delicious food.
 
Quality clothing, household goods, and collectibles, all fairly  priced.  Delicious foods, including their  famous pork barbecue at $6 lb. (bring your own containers), hot dogs, snacks, and a bake sale will be available.  Something for Everyone!  
 
But wait, there's more:  Stay tuned to learn about their Christmas sale and breakfast in just a few weeks.
5K Run/Walk and Pancake Breakfast 
9th Annual Trinity Berwyn 5K Run/Walk,  
Kids Fun Run, and Pancake Breakfast 
Saturday, November 3 at 9am 
Trinity Presbyterian Church, Berwyn 
 
The family friendly 5K Run/Walk which is open to the public will begin promptly at 9am at the church parking lot, winds through the village of Berwyn, and ends back at the church.  It is followed by a free pancake and bacon breakfast with coffee and music entertainment in our Fellowship Hall. Proceeds from this event will go towards outreach efforts in Berwyn and throughout the world. 
 
The event also features a Free Kids Fun Run, Free childcare for 5K participants, and $150 cash prizes awarded for first place male and female winners. Pre-Race Warm-up by Barre3 (Berwyn) begins at 8:30am. Free kids Fun Run (Ages 6 and below) starts at 8:45am. Registration fee per Adult runner/walker is $25 ($30 on race day).  Registration for Children (15 and under) is $15 ($20 on race day).
 
Register online for the events at www.runtheday.com/race/berwyntrinity5k. The deadline for online registration is 12pm Friday, November 2. Registration includes a long sleeve event T-shirt (guaranteed to those who register by 11am on Oct 27th, and while supplies last).
Job Opening!
Financial Administrator 
Part Time Position 
Central Presbyterian Church, Downingtown
  
Central PC, Downingtown is seeking a part-time Financial Administrator to maintain the financial records, do bookkeeping, and prepare budgets and financial reports for a non-profit church . Accounting degree, strong computer skills in QuickBooks and MS Office, and 2+ years related experience required. Must exercise discretion. If interested, please email resume to personnel@cpcdownington.org
Associate Pastor: Minister of Congregational Care 
Interim Position 
Wayne Presbyterian Church, Wayne, PA 
waynepres.org
  
The Interim Associate Pastor of Congregational Care serves at Wayne Presbyterian Church (WPC), a 2,000-member congregation located on the Main Line of Philadelphia which has served the township of Wayne for 148 years. Our mission statement sets forth our commitment: "In an atmosphere of caring hospitality, Wayne Presbyterian Church responds to God's grace with wor­ship, lifelong Christian education, and mission outreach." The Minister of Congregational Care attends to the spiritual needs of our community of faith, exemplifying God's love in times of crisis and times of joy.    
 
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