A church picnic will follow after the service in the gym. We ask each family to bring a dish to feed your family PLUS 3 others as follows below (based on first letter of last name):
Annual Saxe Gotha Fall Festival: Sunday, October 29 (4:00 - 6:00 pm). Trunk or treat,cakewalk, carnival games, Choo-Chee the Train and inflatables! Wear your favorite costume! Free Event! Open to the Community! To volunteer, please contact Lori Lowman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 359-7770 ext. 28.
Saxe Gotha Debt Free in Three Golf Tournament: Friday, October 13th, Windermere Golf Club. All proceeds benefit the Debt Free in Three campaign. Click here to register. Contact Gable Dulin with questions: email@example.com. Please register by Sept. 30th.
To pay online, please use the following link:
Congregational Meeting: Sunday, October 8 following the 11:00 am Traditional service. The Session has called a meeting of the congregation to: (1) Receive the report of the nominating committee and to elect deacons and elders; (2) to act on the motion by the Vision Committee to remove the position of Executive Pastor from the Church organizational chart and to disband the Executive Pastor Search committee; and (3) to receive the report from the session concerning the acquisition of right-of-way by the SCDOT.
Discovery Classes - Sunday, Oct. 22 and 29: (9:45, Light House Café) New members and active guests are invited to discover your spiritual gifts, what it means to be a Presbyterian and how to "Give God Joy" as a fully engaged member of Saxe Gotha Presbyterian Church! Please contact Renee Starnes at firstname.lastname@example.org or (359.7770, ext. 37) if you have questions.
Senior Adults Movie Night: Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in Room 112-113 in Light House. Movie: Rooster Cogburn, starring John Wayne and Aubrey Hepburn begins at 5:00 p.m. Bring appetizers or desserts to share with friends. Popcorn, iced tea and water will be provided. NOTE: We will have normal classroom chairs, but feel free to bring a more comfortable chair with you. Reservations not required.
Hurricane Relief: If you would like to give to Hurricane Relief, please donate to Saxe Gotha's Mission Initiative Fund by writing the check to Saxe Gotha Presbyterian Church with "Hurricane Relief" on the memo line. We are not gathering items such as food and clothing at this time.
Most of you are aware of the Flamingo Flock fundraiser. Your friend makes a donation to a worthy cause and suddenly 15 or more plastic pink flamingos appear in your front yard.
Click here for the flyer.
Wednesday Night Dinners are back! Dinner at 5:30 in the gym and classes at 6:30.
It's not too late to join a Wednesday night class! Three new six-week classes will start on Wednesday Oct. 11 at 6:30 pm: "Echoes of the Reformation" led by Brad Farrar, "Creative Journaling Ideas" led by Lee Ann Alexander, and "The Book of Hosea" led by Joel Brantner. To register for these classes or for more information, please contact HH Coker at email@example.com or 359-7770.
F.I.S.H Teams: 9/24: Team 3, 10/1: Team 4, 10/8: Team 5, 10/15: Team 6, 10/22: Team 1, 10/29: Team 2
Lexington One Backpack Program:
Items Needed for Backpacks:
Upward Basketball and Cheering- Boys and Girls K5-6th grade.Evaluations in late October. First practice will be the week of November 6th. All games are played on weeknights and practices are held on Saturday. For additional details: www.saxegotha.org/recreation-health or call Terry at 803-331-1622 or Pete at 803-608-9835.Walk for Life: Please join our Saxe Gotha Aerobic Angels at Spirit Communications Park on October 14. To register, go to WalkforLifeColumbia.org, team name: Saxe Gotha Angels.
If you like to knit, or would like to learn to knit, we invite you to join the Prayer Shawl Ministry group. Meets on the 1st & 3rd Thursdays of the month (will meet on Thursday, Sept. 7th) in the Main Building, Room 154 from 10-11:30 am. Questions? Please call Polly Askew at 803-359-7263.
Sermons Available Online: To listen to past sermons - www.saxegotha.org/media.