Wednesday Morning Bible Study
September through May, 8:45 to 10:00 a.m., Menlo Park Campus, Garden Court
Frank VanderZwan leads a systematic, expository Bible study. We enjoy singing hymns, The Lord's Prayer, and praying for each other. Come for fellowship and interesting conversations. Everyone is welcome to attend!
New Horizons Bible Study
Sunday, 9:20 - 10:30, Fellowship Hall
Pastor VanderZwan leads this systematic and expository Bible study for people of all ages and stages in life who come together to study the scriptures, sing traditional hymns, share their prayer requests and build friendships. Currently, we are studying the life of Paul, following his missionary journeys.
Presbyterian Women Prayer Circle
First Thursday morning of the month, September - May (see below for more about PB)
Senior Ministries Dinners
Most first and third Fridays, 5:30 p.m., Menlo Park Campus, Fellowship Hall
Bring a friend and introduce them to our wonderful evening of fellowship, great food, and great entertainment. Click HERE for detailed schedule of upcoming events.
Thursday Mornings, September through May
We are a churchwide ministry for all women with a long legacy of mission involvement. We are connected to other churches throughout our denomination to encourage each other in our faith journeys. All women are welcome to join our monthly programs on the first Thursday, 10:00 to 11:30 in Fellowship Hall. We have a friendly gathering with coffee, refreshments and a speaker. Presbyterian Women also have monthly small group Bible studies that meet the first Thursday of the month. Do you like to sew? We have a monthly sewing group that meets the second Thursday, 9:30 in A20. Come help us make pillows for convalescent residents and layettes for new babies. If you are interested, please contact Bobbi, 650.366.4073
Spain and Portugal in Depth Land Tour April 23 - May 7, 2014 15 days - including international airfare from SFO - just $3595/prsn. Madrid, Cordoba, Torremolinos, Seville, and Lisbon. Space is limited so contact Lynn Doty at ldoty@mppc or 650-323-8694 to register today. [hosted by Frank and Judy VanderZwan]
The Friendship Visitation Ministry is an outreach/visitation program that offers opportunities for relational support and prayer for members and friends of MPPC, most of whom are either temporarily or permanently unable to participate in the regular services and activities of the church. If you know of someone who could benefit from this ministry or need it for yourself, please contact Sue Smith If you would like to become a Friendship Visitor yourself, a fall training will be held in September.
Widows and Widowers Grief Recovery Class
The Widow and Widower Grief Recovery class welcomes widows and widowers of all ages who have had a recent loss of a spouse or those individuals still struggling with the loss of their spouse from years past. Our class provides a safe place for sharing experiences, understanding the grieving process, finding hope and support, and beginning our journey to recovery.
Grief Support Group
Have you suffered the loss of a loved one? Please join this 8-week peer support group that will include the study of various topics related to coping with grief as well as weekly time for supporting each other through confidential sharing.