Happy new year to you and your family! The entire staff at Avondale wishes for all of you a safe and joyous new year's eve and healthy, blessed new year.

As the year ends (or begins), take a moment to reflect on the year past. As we give thanks, mourn, find amazement, and celebrate in things past, may optimism also come for what the year ahead may bring.

We, at Avondale, rejoice deeply in the fellowship and friendships of our church family and beyond.

The Church & Office

Office will re-open Thurs, January 2.
Our weekly eNews will resume on Wed, January 8.
2019 giving must be postmarked by December 31.

A bidding prayer for the new year

by Jill Duffield of the Presbyterian Outlook

God of all times and all places, as the calendar flips from one year to the next we are profoundly grateful that while you are always doing a new thing, your character of loving kindness remains constant. As we review a year’s worth of events in our lives and in the life of the world, we confess to sometimes questioning your wisdom, power and, yes, even goodness....