This Week @ Plymouth

January 20, 2023 - January 27, 2023

Fourth Sunday after Epiphany

Annual Meeting

In-person and Online

Sunday, January 22, 2023

Sunday Worship Service

Join us at 10:00 a.m.

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Scripture Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:10-13;   Matthew 4:12-23

(Please click the verses in blue to read the scripture passage.)

Sermon Title: “A New Community" by Rev. Al Bunis

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Click here to read the Insert to the Order of Worship

This Week @ Plymouth

Sunday, January 22

Bible & Bagels with Pastor Al

8:30 a.m., Plymouth Hall via (ZOOM Link) 

ID: 826 5840 8028 or Dial-In: 253-215-8782

Worship Service

10:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary  

In-person and Live-stream

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Annual Meeting 

11:15 a.m., After Worship, Sanctuary

See below for details.

Nurturing Faith (Sunday School)

10:00 a.m. in McNaughton Hall

See below for details.

Joyful Noise Choir

11:30 a.m. in McNaughton Hall

See below for details.

Tuesday, January 24

Men’s Bible Study

8:00 a.m., Greenstreet Café


Thursday, January 26

Bible & Breakfast 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

Choir Rehearsal

7:30 p.m., Choir Room

Friday, January 28

Preschool Movie Night

5:00 p.m., Village Green

See below for details.

Capital Campaign Kickoff

Dinner Postponement

Unfortunately, due to the illness of both of our Capital Campaign chairs, we are rescheduling the January 20 Capital Campaign Kickoff Dinner. We so appreciate everyone's enthusiasm in all aspects of this Campaign, and we look forward to rescheduling a new date as soon as possible. Thank you for your understanding. 

Plymouth Congregational Church's

Annual Meeting

This Sunday, January 22

after Worship, in the Sanctuary

We invite Members and Friends to the Annual Meeting after service on Sunday, January 22, 2023. We will celebrate the year that was and look to the year ahead.

Here are the ways you can participate:

1. Attend in-person in the Sanctuary.

2. If you would like to watch the livestream of the Annual Meeting, please tune in to our YouTube Channel or Facebook page. Voting is not possible on these two platforms.

3. Voting members who wish to attend virtually in order to vote, should participate via the Zoom link which will be emailed to all Members Sunday Morning.

If you are not receiving Plymouth emails or have any questions, please email:

2023 Christian Commitment Campaign 

Our annual pledge campaign is underway to fund the 2023 budget. All are invited to participate in the Christian Commitment Campaign, which enables Plymouth to fund the work of the church for the coming year.  Please click here for the inspiring letter from Co-Chairs, Bill Gerlach and Amy Shipley.  

For your convenience, pledge cards have been placed in each pew in the Sanctuary for you to make your 2023 pledge, if you have not already done so. You may place your completed pledge card in Sunday’s offering plate or mail it to the church office. You can also make your pledge by clicking the button below.  


Our pledge total is now $808,392 and our balanced budget goal is $910,000.

Many thanks to all who have pledged!

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Family Movie Night

January 27, 5:45 p.m., on the Village Green

Yoga in Faith

Saturday, January 28

9:30 a.m., Edson Chapel

Please join us for Yoga practice led by Kristen Llorca, with a guided inspirational faith message led by Andrea Burt. If you have any questions, please email Andrea Burt at

Serving Dinner at Chapman Partnership

Thursday, February 9

Our next opportunity to serve dinner at Chapman Partnership is 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 9.

If you would like to join Plymouth's team, please sign up with Plymouth by clicking here

Volunteers also must register (one time only) on the Chapman Partnership website. If you haven't yet registered with Chapman, you can do so by clicking here.

Email Pastor Al at or Amy Shipley at with questions.

Volunteers can carpool from Plymouth parking lot at 4:15 p.m. or drive directly to .Chapman at 5:00 p.m. at 1550 N. Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33136.

Volunteers Needed for

Macedonia After-School Reading Program 

We have enough volunteers for January for the after-school reading program at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church but many spots remain open in February and beyond. 

We need two volunteers from 4-6 p.m. each Tuesday and Thursday to help elementary school children with their reading. If you know how to read, you are qualified to assist! Please use the button below to sign up for one day or more. If you are serving for the first time, please include your DOB for the required background check. Questions to Amy Shipley at or Dickie Davis at

Click this button to Sign Up

Bible Study Opportunities

Plymouth has various opportunities to engage with the Word of God each

week. Please email Pastor Al at if you would like to be on the email list for these weekly groups:

Tuesdays, 8 a.m. – Men’s Bible Group at Greenstreet Café. Currently doing Book of Acts.

Thursdays, 8 a.m. – Bible and Breakfast at Berries in the Grove (and Zoom). We look at the weekly readings for the coming Sunday.

Sundays, 8:30 a.m. – Bible and Bagels in Plymouth Hall (and Zoom). Currently doing Letters of Peter.

Childcare in McNaughton Hall

Childcare is offered for infants up to age 3 during Worship. For more information email Andrea Burt, Director of Children’s Ministries, at

Nurturing Faith Children's Ministry

After the Children’s Moment, children ages 4-11 go to McNaughton Hall for meaningful and fun lessons and activities. If you have questions contact Andrea Burt at

Joyful Noise Choir

Young people ages 4 and up are invited to join the choir for rehearsals on Sunday mornings in McNaughton Hall, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. with Marie Ferguson Director of Joyful Noise Choir. If you have any questions, please contact Andrea Burt, Director of Children’s Ministries, at

AA Meetings at Plymouth

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings have been held at Plymouth continuously since 1965. There are in person meetings on campus Monday through Wednesday in the Choir Room, and Thursday in Davis Hall.

There are meetings 7 days a week at 5:30 p.m. 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.

Click Here to Visit the Miami-Dade AA Website
Click Here to Visit Al-Anon Website

Plymouth Prayer Partners

To request prayer, email at any time The members of this Ministry will pray for you.


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Plymouth Congregational Church
3400 Devon Road
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Church Office: 305-444-6521
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