Vacation Bible School is June 24th-28th from 5:30-8:00pm here at Second Presbyterian Church hosted along with Redeemer Presbyterian. Registration is now open for both volunteers and participants. You can download forms to register now and use the Amazon Wish List link if you'd like to donate supplies. A donation is suggested for families with children participating in VBS. You can pay the $30 suggested donation online (include description: VBS), in the offering plate, or deliver to the church office. Email Liv for more info.
The mission of Hands of Christ is to bring PC(USA) congregations together to meet the basic needs of children by showing them Christ’s love, helping them start the school year with uniforms and basic school supplies. Started in 2002 by Zion-Olivet and Westminster Churches, the organization has supported over 50,000 school children in Charleston, Berkley, Dorchester, Colleton, Williamsburg and Orangeburg counties and at Thornwell.
This will be our fourth year serving as the Downtown Charleston Distribution Center on August 13th and 14th.
Help us stock the church freezer with meals that we can take, as needed, to church members who have lost a loved one, had a baby, been sick, had surgery, etc. Contact Liv at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Montreat Youth Conferences for rising 9th-12th graders: June 10th-16th at Montreat Conference Center in Montreat, NC. Rising 6th-8th graders: July 18th-22nd at Maryville College in Maryville, TN.
A new Travel Club will meet once a month for people to gather to talk about travel experiences, future plans, and hopefully even take some weekend trips together. Contact Nicole (email@example.com or 630-853-4734) for more information.
Supper at Second is over for this school year and will return in September.
Join us Wednesday Nights for Supper at Second in the Fellowship Hall. Supper is at 5:30pm followed by fellowship and fun for all ages. Supper is $5 for adults and $3 for children with a $15 family max.
The youth (thanks to the generosity of this congregation) packed 52 kits to send to hurricane victims in Puerto Rico. They filled each bag full, complete with notes of hope and encouragement. Each bag was prayed for and sent directly to the Presbyterian Church in San Juan.
Check back for upcoming events in relation to our ongoing involvement with the Illumination Project. The faith community's mission is to plan and implement an ongoing community-wide effort wherein people of various races, cultures and faith traditions regularly pray together for the success of the Illumination Project, and deepen their own understanding across groups so they are more able to collaborate in community-wide good works.
There were a total of 1144 Citizens/Police Officers participated in 2017. Download a detailed description of 2017 Listening Sessions as a PDF.
The Tywanza Sanders Legacy Foundation was created to honor Tywanza, son of Felicia Sanders, who was one of the victims of the massacre at Emanuel AME Church next door. The foundation is on a mission to give youth opportunities to pursue their education and entrepreneurial dreams.
Find more information and ways to donate through their website.