Fellowship Committee Wants Your Help
The Fellowship Committee needs people who would be willing to be
Worship Service Greeters and Cookie Bakers. Also, if you have ideas for events
that you would like to see happen here at TPC, drop by the Fellowship Table in
the patio after the Sunday morning worship services to share your ideas, or you
can email Barbara Murphy.
First Thursday Fellowship
invitation is extended to those who are "older and wiser" among us to
meet at noon on the first Thursday of each month in the Fellowship Hall
for lunch and conversation. Lunch will be provided by
TPC. The cost is only $5 per person.
Fellowship Committee Wants Your Help
The Fellowship Committee needs people who would be willing to be Worship Service Greeters and Cookie Bakers. Also, if you have ideas for events that you would like to see happen here at TPC, drop by the Fellowship Table in the patio after the Sunday morning worship services to share your ideas, or you can email Barbara Murphy.
First Thursday Fellowship Opportunity
A special invitation is extended to those who are "older and wiser" among us to meet at noon on the first Thursday of each month in the Fellowship Hall for lunch and conversation. Lunch will be provided by TPC. The cost is only $5 per person.
Our next meeting will be on Thursday, January 4. Lunch will be served at noon with the program starting after lunch in the Fireside Lounge. Please call the church office at (714)544-7070 by Tuesday, January 2, to let us know that you will be coming. If you need transportation, please let the church office know, and arrangements will be made so that you can attend. We look forward to seeing you there!
Mark Your Calendars Now!
December 16 at 5:00 p.m. are the date and time to save.
Please join us for a Non-progressive Dinner which will have all the eating, fun, fellowship and carol singing of our traditional progressive dinners, but with less driving. A delicious catered dinner will be served along with yummy desserts in the Fellowship Hall, which will be transformed into a Winter Wonderland! Caroling and entertainment will be provided by the “Unplugged Holiday Carolers” from Orange County School of the Arts where our own Ryan Reithmeier is on the faculty. All who attend will get to sing carols as well. Sign-ups will begin on Sunday, November 5. Look for the Table in the Patio! Tickets are only $20 per person or $35 per couple. If you need transportation, please let us know when you sign up. You will not want to miss this TPC Holiday Event on December 16!
At Tustin Presbyterian Church, there are opportunities for men and women to participate in small groups that meet on a regular basis. Groups currently meet as follows:
Meets at various restaurants in Old Town Tustin (Watch for an announcement about the date and location for the next lunch.)
Wednesdays, 7:00 a.m. at Spires on Newport Avenue
Fridays, 7:00 a.m. at The Lost Bean on Newport Avenue
For women and men:
Bible Study Class:
Second Tuesday of the month, 10:00 a.m., in the Fireside Lounge (The next meeting is on January 9.) The group is led by the Rev. Dr. Kass Kassouni and uses the Horizons Bible study titled Cloud of Witnesses — the Community of Christ in Hebrews. The study guides are available for $10 in the church office.
Watch for an announcement about the date and location of the next outing for the TPC Mountaineers.
We invite you to watch a short video from a recent hike.
The following are pictures from a past TPC Mountaineers outing
to the Bear Canyon Trail in the Cleveland National Forest.
TPC Bridge Group
A group meets in the Fireside Lounge to play bridge on the third Thursday of every month at 10:00 a.m. If you enjoy playing bridge, or if you would like to get more information, please contact Dorothy Moulton, or you can call the church office at (714)544‑7070. The next bridge date is December 21.
The next meeting of the TPC Gourmet Book Club will be held on Saturday, January 27, at 11:00 a.m. at Norma Patton’s house. Please bring a dish to share. We will be celebrating the beginning of our fifth year of the book group. Our next book selection is Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow. Contact Debbie Sandford or call the church office at (714)544-7070 for additional information.
New Church Directories Available
A new revision to the TPC directory is now available. You can get a copy in the church office. If your address, telephone number, or e-mail address changes from those in the directory, please be sure to contact the church office by telephone at (714)544-7070 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can correct the information in the church database and ensure that the updated information is included in the next directory revision.
We are always trying to find new ways to communicate with all our TPC members. In trying to be“green” and help our environment, we will be offering an alternate way of sending out the Parish Press. If we have your email address in our database, you will be invited to receive the Parish Press "on-line." If you have not received an e-mail from us, please contact the church office or send an e-mail to email@example.com. We would be happy to add you to our database so that you will be notified when the most current issue of the Parish Press is available. Of course, those without e-mail will continue to get the Parish Press the good old-fashioned way! And even those with e-mail can opt to continue receiving a paper mailing. All of this is to help us reduce the amount of paper in our lives!
225 West Main Street, Tustin, CA 92780-4319 (714)544-7070 www.tustinpresbyterian.org