This Week @ Plymouth
August 5 - August 12, 2022
19th Sunday of Ordinary Time
In-person and Online
Sunday, August 7, 2022
Sunday Worship Service
Join us at 10:00 a.m.

Scripture Readings: Hebrews 11:1-3; 8-12 Luke 12:32-40
(Please click the verses in blue to read the scripture passages)

Sermon Title: “ Hopeful Way to Live" by Rev. Al Bunis


This Week @ Plymouth
Upcoming Schedule

Sunday, August 7
Bible and Bagels with Pastor Al
8:30 a.m. in Plymouth Hall and via (ZOOM Link) 
ID: 826 5840 8028 or Dial-In: 253-215-8782

Summer Choir
9:00 a.m. in Sanctuary
See below for details

Worship Service
10:00 a.m. in Sanctuary  
In-person and Live-stream

Nurturing Faith (Sunday School)
10:00 a.m. in McNaughton Hall
See below for details

Joyful Noise Children's Choir
11:30 a.m. in McNaughton Hall
See below for details

Tuesday, August 9
Men's Bible Study
8:00 a.m. via (ZOOM Link) 
ID: 826 5840 8028 or Dial-In: 253-215-8782

Thursday, August 11
Bible and Bagels with Pastor Al
8:00 a.m. at Berries in the Grove and via (ZOOM Link) 
ID: 826 5840 8028 or Dial-In: 253-215-8782

Dinner at Chapman Partnership


Preschool Accepting Applications
Plymouth Preschool is enrolling children for the 2022-2023 school year. We provide a comprehensive program for children 2-years-old through Pre-Kindergarten.

Children learn through exploration in a loving and safe environment with experienced teachers and small class sizes. We offer weekly special programs which include music, art and science as well as enrichment classes.

Our regular school day is from at 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Early Morning Care is available at 8:00 a.m. and Afternoon Care until 4:00 p.m. for eligible children. For more information or to schedule a tour, please contact Plymouth Preschool at (305) 448-8774 or email admissions@plymouthpreschool.com.
Serving Dinner at Chapman Partnership
Thursday, August 11
Every second Thursday of the month, the Plymouth team serves dinner at Chapman Partnership. We invite you to join us at our next dinner on Thursday, August 11 at 5:00 p.m. This longstanding Plymouth tradition is restarting after COVID.

Registration is required for all participants. Please click here to register.

Email Pastor Al (al@plymouthmiami.org) with questions and if you want to be on the volunteer email list. Volunteers can carpool from the Plymouth parking lot at 4:15 p.m. or drive directly to Chapman at 5:00 p.m. The address is 1550 N Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33136.
Summer Music Night, Saturday, August 20
from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in Davis Hall
The theme is Broadway! Join us for an evening of Broadway favorites
featuring soloists from the Chancel Choir.

Bring your favorite beverage and something to share for the buffet.

Email Moira with questions at moira@plymouthmiami.org.
Nurturing Faith (Sunday School) & Nursery
On Sunday mornings after the Children’s Moment during the 10:00 a.m. worship service, we will gather in McNaughton Hall to explore the Bible and its many stories. There will be hands-on crafts, music, drama, and occasionally science experiments. Most of all, we plan to get to know one another and have lots of fun.

The nursery is officially open for infants up to age 3 in McNaughton Hall. 

Email Andrea Burt with questions at andrea@plymouthmiami.org.
 
Joyful Noise Children’s Choir
Children aged 4 and older are invited to join our children’s choir!

Sunday mornings in McNaughton Hall, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. with Marie Ferguson.

If you have any questions, please contact: Andrea Burt, andrea@plymouthmiami.org.
Plymouth Hurricane Helpers
After a hurricane, the lights may be out but we can still share the power of a friendly face at the door. Plymouth Hurricane Helpers volunteer to check on members who live near to them. 

None of us are meant to be first responders or emergency service
providers. We can offer encouragement, mutual aid or call for more significant assistance if that were needed.

Please consider serving as a Plymouth Hurricane Helper in your neighborhood. If you want to more about how to help, email Pastor Moira at moira@plymouthmiami.org.
Summer Choir Continues
Calling all singers! Have you been wanting to sing with the Plymouth Choir but were unsure about making a commitment to weeknight rehearsals? Summer Choir offers a perfect opportunity to jump in and enjoy our wonderful community of music lovers in the choir loft! Join us in the Sanctuary on Sundays at 9:00 a.m. If you have questions just ask any choir member, or Dr. Vindhya Khare, Interim Music Director, vindhya@plymouthmiami.org.
AA Meetings at Plymouth
Alcoholics Anonymous meetings have been held at Plymouth continuously since 1965. There are in person meetings on campus Monday through Thursday.

There are meetings 7 days a week at 5:30 via Zoom. ID 402 544 037 password: plymouth (lowercase). 

There is an in person Al-Anon meeting on Wednesday nights at 8 p.m. in the Choir Room.
Book Club Meets on Saturday,
August 20 at 10:30 a.m.
Are you looking to join a book group? Look no more! Plymouth Church's book group meets in Plymouth Hall and over Zoom every third Saturday of the month at 10:30 a.m. If you are interested in joining the group, or you have any questions, please reach out to Wanda Bee or join us on Saturdays with this information:

Click here to join the Zoom Meeting: Zoom link
Or, Dial this phone number: (646) 931-3860

Use the following information to join the Book Club call:
Meeting ID is: 825 4720 8515
Passcode: Plymouth

Upcoming Schedule:
"Freezing Order," by Bill Browder on August 20
"The Most Beautiful Girl in Cuba," by Chanel Cleeto on September 17
"Bubble in the Sun" by Christopher Knowlton on October 15
Adult Christian Education:
Congregant Interest Questionnaire
The Adult Christian Education Committee wants to hear from you! Fill out a questionnaire to tell us about your topics and activities of interest and let us know if you would like to give a talk or organize an activity!
Questions email: Maria Reyero
Annie Booker Plymouth Preschool
Scholarship Fund

With deep gratitude, we thank Annie Booker for 16 years as Director of Plymouth Preschool. In her honor we created the Annie Booker Plymouth Preschool Scholarship Fund, and will match the first $25,000 in gifts. Use the link below to contribute.
Take the Sunday Service Wherever You Go
The Sunday services are available on our YouTube Channel. Click below to watch from home.
Plymouth Prayer Partners
To request prayer, email at any time prayers@plymouthmiami.org. The members of this Ministry will pray for you.
Donations
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Submit your best Plymouth photos to office@plymouthmiami.org with the subject line "Newsletter Picture."
Contact Us
Plymouth Congregational Church
3400 Devon Road
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Church Office: 305-444-6521