NEWS

Position Opening: Assoc. Pastor

Sandia Presbyterian Church is seeking an Associate Pastor for Christian Education, to replace Rev. David Casson, who left last July to serve as Head Pastor at North Creek Presbyterian Church in the Seattle area. We are accepting PIFs through the PC(USA) CLC site (MIF ID 11230.AH0) or by email to APNC@sandiapres.org. Please click here for the position description, and click here for our 2013 Mission Study.

Blood drive

Find the hero in you! Sunday, Nov. 2, 8:30am-12:30pm, in the Family Life Center. Sign up in Fellowship Hall or at www.unitedbloodservices.org (sponsor code SPC).

Contemporary Worship and Dessert

Join us on Saturday, Nov. 8, at 6:30pm, for a contemporary worship service. Childcare will be provided for ages 0-5, and there will be a Christian movie and popcorn for grades K-5. After worship we will have a potluck dessert, so please bring goodies to share!

Etc. Shoppe Holiday Sale

This year’s holiday craft sale is Nov. 8 (9:00am-3:00pm) and Nov. 9 (8:00am-noon) in the FLC. Shop for handmade items: scrubbies, Christmas decorations and ornaments, wreaths, nativities, angels galore, plus gently used jewelry and a special children’s area. Every dollar raised goes to fund non-budgeted projects at SPC—think of Fellowship Hall renovation and the new entrance landscaping. Help Etc. Shoppe: bring your best homemade baked goods for the bakery table.

Advent by Candlelight

All women are invited to Advent by Candlelight, an evening of music, devotions, fellowship, and dessert. Sunday, Dec. 7, at 6:00pm. $10. Hostess sign-ups and ticket sales run Nov. 2-23. Child available for birth through age 5: $3/child or $5/family.

Parents' Night Out

Parents of infants through children in 5th grade can go Christmas shopping, wrap presents, go on a date, or attend a holiday work party! Flyers and registration forms are on the table in the Sunday School Hall. Contact Jennie Jacobson for more information: jenniej@sandiapres.org.

"Surviving the Holidays"

We are offering two special, one-night sessions of GriefShare:  Monday, Nov. 17, 6:30-9:00pm; and Monday, Dec. 15, 6:30-9:00pm. Please register early--contact Teri Boll, 797.5283 or bollt@aol.com. Free and open to all. Click here for more information.