This Sunday, February 3
8:30 am  Worship with Communion
9:30 am  Sunday School
Sunday School Highlight - Overview of the Gospel of Luke with Rev. John Ragsdale
9:00-11:00 am  Holy Grounds in Bittinger Hall
11: 00 am  Worship with Communion

Nursery available all Sunday morning
12:00 pm  BLAST Girl's Bible Study
4:00 pm Youth/Children Choir
5:30 pm Youth Group Super Bowl Watch Party
Upcoming Special Events and New Groups
Celebrating the Year of the Organ - Inaugural Concert
February 10 • 5:00 pm in the Sanctuary  

The Inaugural Concert of our new pipe organ will feature world-famous young organist, Chelsea Chen. Her biography is in our commemorative booklet. This concert is free and open to the public and will be followed by a reception in Kissling Hall. Please plan to attend.
New Women's Small Group
Beginning Monday February 3, 7:00-8:30 pm
A small group of women in their 30's (ish) who gather monthly for a time of fellowship and learning. The group meets the first Monday of each month at a member's house. This group explores how their faith shapes and informs their daily lives. Interested? Call Maribeth Ashley, 904-955-5419.
Journey through the Life of Jesus
Sundays February 10- April 21, 9:30 am, location to be determined
Facilitated by Ben McDonald
Rev. Andy Stanley presents the story of Jesus from the day Jesus stepped into history as an adult on the banks of the Jordan River to the morning his grave was discovered empty. This series presents how Jesus came to introduce something new for the world. Bring your questions, doubts, ideas and reexamine well known verses from a fresh perspective.
Riverside Presbyterian Women's Getaway
Saturday February 23-Sunday February 24
Join us for a meaningful getaway at Marywood Retreat Center on the St. John's River. The retreat will be led by Ann Rose, sister of RPC member Dale Child. The retreat theme is  A Personal Journey: Experiencing Grace in our Past, Sacredness in the Present, Hope in our Future.  Cost is $85. Saturday only cost is $30. Scholarship money available. Sign up online or contact Emily Heeg. Click here for more info and to register.
Ongoing Groups and Events
Children and Youth Choir Offered on Sunday afternoons
Sundays 4:00-5:00 pm in Sanctuary basement
Come for faith enrichment through worship, developing vocal technique and musical appreciation.Open to all ages. 
Youth Group this Sunday is a Superbowl Watch Party
Sunday, February 3, 5:30 pm at the Swiercek's
Come watch the Superbowl! Don't like football? Come anyways so we can rate commercials, eat food and play games! Come at 5:30pm and plan to get picked up during halftime. "Snappetizers" like pigs in a blanket, walking tacos and dips will be provided. Please bring drinks or a dessert to share! Your friends are welcome too. 4221 Davinci Ave.
Presbyterian Women Monthly Circle Meeting
Monday, February 4
Most Presbyterian Women circles meet the first Monday of each month. They will meet Monday, February 4. Join the women of the church for Bible study, fellowship and service.  Click for meeting dates times .
Young Adult Women's Small Group
Monday February 4, 7:30-9:00 pm
Women in their late 20s and 30s meet biweekly to share about their lives, learn about women of the Bible & pray together. Interested? Jessica 407-488-7886  
Men's Monthly Gathering-All Men Invited
Tuesday February 5, 7:00 am, Bittinger Hall
All men of the church are invited to enjoy a hot breakfast and conversation, plus a brief devotional or discussion. We meet the first Tuesday of each month.
Monthly Mothers' Lunch
Wednesday February 6, 11:30 am at Mossfire in Five Points
Meets the first Wednesday of the month. All moms are invited for an informal gathering at a restaurant near the church in 5 Points. This month the group will meet at Mossfire.
Memory Care Givers Support Group
Monday February 11, 1:30 pm in the Thompson Parlor
Practical information on care giving problems and possible solutions, talk through challenges and ways of coping, sharing feelings, needs and concerns. Learn about resources available in our community. This group typically meets the 3rd Monday of the month. February, they meet the 2nd Monday.
Cook/Serve Dinner at the Sulzbacher Center
Thursday February 14 and the 2nd Thursday of Each Month
On the 2nd Thursday of each month volunteers from our church cook and/or serve dinner at the Sulzbacher Center in downtown Jacksonville.  Click here to sign up for one or more times to serve this year.
Monthly Earth Care Tips
  • Reduce Your Carbon Footprint by signing up for sustainable energy even here in Jax through companies like Arcadia Power. The on-line energy saving platform is free and connects you to lower cost, clean energy resources wherever you live.
  • Make It Your Policy to buy environmentally friendly products (Marcal 100% Recycled paper towels and toilet paper, etc.)
  • Eat Your Values - serve foods that are locally grown or organic 
Remember those needing our prayers:
Prayer & Care:
Jack Adams (Bill Adams son), Roberta Birch, Tina Burrow, Isabel Chambers (Diane Schwalbe's sister), Claudia Coley's father, Davis Collier, Martha Davis, Chuck & Judy Davidson, Jane Estes, Mary Gamble (Susan Smathers' mother), Lockwood Greene (Jane Lockwood's grandson), Winn Hampton (Wade Hampton's son), The Henry Family (RPDS), Doug Hutchins (Denise Brennan's father), Allan Knight, Angela Knight, Joan Madison, Joe Meux, Gunnar Miller (Betsy Miller's husband), John Ormand (Lisa Taylor's brother), Mersida Porcic, Bill Schilling, Carol Schoenberger, Mae & Norm Singletary (Carol Proctor’s parents), Mildred Taylor, Cristy Turner (Anita Jones' niece)
Assisted Living, Nursing Homes, Rehab or Long Term Care (at home or at a facility): Shirley Ballowe, Mary Brown, Margie de Bauernfeind, Gerald Faircloth, Peggy Fannin, Jack & Betty Hazard, Jim Hodge, Norma Hooker, Olive Mahoney, Minerva Mason (Marcy Moody's mother), Velva Moll, Myra Pattishall, Judi Perdue, Dannette Robinson, Bill & Suzanne Tomlinson, Bunny Wilkinson, Ruth Wrenshall