Worship. Learn. Serve.
The love of Christ compels us to worship, learn and serve as a Christ-centered community inviting all to share a relationship with God.
  • FUNtastic Friday, tonight
  • NKY Youth ice skating, Sunday
  • Help serve the Emergency Shelter, Jan 27th
  • Lakeside Cooks, Jan 28th
  • Annual Meeting of the Congregation, Jan 29th
Read on for details!

January 22, 2023

In-person at 11:00 a.m.
Livestreamed at 11:00 a.m. and accessible after

The Rev. Dr. Louisa W. Umphres will be preaching

Scripture focus:
Coffee Hour This Sunday

Hosted by:
Upcoming Coffee Hour Hosts:
1/29- Children's Discipleship
2/5- Finance
2/12- Congregational Life
2/19- Youth
Congregational Engagement
Save the Date!
Annual Meeting of the Congregation

Sunday, January 29th- after worship

This meeting is held to accept annual reports, terms of call of the pastor, and to elect the nominating committee. Please email Peter if you need to attend virtually.
Adult Education Opportunities
Understanding "Fundamentalism"
A Sunday Morning Adult Education series starting Jan 8,
led by the Rev. Margaret M. Watkins
Have you ever wondered why there seems to be a wall between different churches, and why we cannot seem to enter into conversation with some fellow Protestants? Are our beliefs really that different? This class will explore the history of fundamentalist beliefs, Presbyterian understandings of these beliefs, and the current landscape of fundamentalist and conservative mega-churches and seminaries, with a close look at the northern Kentucky/Cincinnati area.

Sundays at 9:45 a.m.
January 8 - February 19
Lakeside Library or via Zoom
Men's Bible Study
Pastor Mike is hosting a weekly Men's Bible Study on

7:30 a.m.
Lakeside Library
Congregational Care Updates
Please hold in prayer members of our congregation who are dealing with health and pastoral concerns.

Recently added prayer requests or updates:
  • Jeff Foster and family- Dolores Foster, Jeff Foster's mother passed away on Tuesday, January 10.
  • Prayers of Thanksgiving that Carol, Tara Lierman's mother, has been released from the hospital.
  • Pat Ganshirt is undergoing medical tests
  • Will Umphres is recovery from yesterday's back surgery
  • Sherry Dickson continues radiation treatments
  • Zan Edmiston at Margorie P. Lee Community for rehabilitation

Our full prayer list can be found in Congregant Corner.
password: 2690D****LPC (* indicate letters)
Please call the church office if you have access concerns.
If you would like to submit a prayer request, you can email prayers@lakesidechurch.org
Save the Date!
Children, Youth, and Families
FUNtastic Friday

Friday, January 20th

Children grades K-5 are invited for an evening of fun and fellowship at the church. We'll get to know each other, play games, share a Bible story - and run around a lot. Questions? Contact Pepper or Cliff Peale.
THIS SUNDAY!!! The Northern Kentucky Youth are hitting the road for their January 22 meeting. Join us for an awesome evening of skating on Fountain Square. Registration in advance is required. Suggested donation of $15 per youth. Bring cash for a snack or hot chocolate.
In Association with the Presbyterian Youth Council
Friday, January 27, 7pm - January 28, 2pm
Knox Presbyterian Church, Hyde Park, Cincinnati

The Northern Kentucky Youth are are invited to an awesome retreat opportunity in association with the Cincinnati Presbyterian Youth Council. Not only will youth enjoy an overnight of fun, games, and food, but they'll learn how to be a better friend with the help Peer Ministry Leadership.
Peer Ministry Leadership youth and volunteers will learn relationship skills, new systems, and ways of thinking. The results will be having more youth and adults modeling and mentoring a caring and welcoming community, as well as living a practical, daily faith. And best of all, the whole event is only $5. For youth grade seven and up.
Serving and Giving
Giving Barrel January - February
Most Needed Items:

  • Men’s Boxers (med, large, XL – NEW)
  • Women’s Underwear (all sizes – NEW)
  • Long Underwear (all sizes)
  • Twin cotton blanket, twin fitted sheets, towels, washcloths
  • Coffee, Coffee Creamer (dry), Sugar
  • Disposable Cups, Plates, Bowls, Napkins and plastic utensils
  • Gloves, Hats and scarves

Please place donations in the Giving Barrel, located in Fellowship Hall.
Lakeside to Prepare and Serve Dinner at the Emergency Shelter
Friday, January 27th
Friday, January 27th we will be preparing dinner to serve clients at the Emergency Shelter of Northern Kentucky. We hope you can help! More to follow soon...
2023 Contribution Envelopes
Contribution Envelopes are available in the Narthex and in the Church Office.
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be a Liturgist!
Liturgists provide a meaningful contribution to worship at Lakeside Presbyterian Church. Members of the congregation read the scriptures, offer prayers, and lead worship in specific ways according to each week’s needs.
Sanctuary Flowers
If you would like to donate flowers for a Sunday worship service in the sanctuary in honor or memory of someone, or to simply donate and beautify our worship space, please sign-up!
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