Toys for Tots Share your Christmas joy!BurlPres is partnering with active Marines in our church to collect toys for the Toys for Tots program this year. Provide a new, unwrapped toy of approximate $35 value and drop it off in the bins by the church offices or in our church lobby. Please, no stuffed animals or used toys. Thank you for your generosity!
CALL Thanksgiving Fill a Box & Feed a Family!Provide a Thanksgiving meal for a local family in need through CALL Primrose. We need 100 boxes to be filled with a grocery list of Thanksgiving food essentials and returned to church no later than Sunday, November 17th. Register for a box at Thanksgiving CALL Boxes table in Fellowship Hall to pick up your box and grocery list.
Christian education is a life-long pursuit. All are welcome to join us for this adult education experience that meets most Sundays. Visit our Faith Seeking Understanding page for more information and our speaking schedule. WHEN: Sundays, 9:30 AM-10:40 AMLOCATION: Chapel 2019 TOPIC SCHEDULE Date: October 27, November 3, 10 & 17Teacher: Dr. Greg LoveTopic: The Themes of Authenticity, Repentance and Prayer Date: November 24Teacher: Jane Doty MacKenzie, Associate PastorTopic: Gratitude as a Spiritual Discipline Date: December 1Teacher: Dr. Patrick HuntTopic: Creation…
Adopt-A-family BurlPres will partner with Latinos Unidos Presbyterian to bring a more joyful Christmas to 70 local families. For over 25 years, Adopt-A-Family has brought food and gifts to those in need–please consider sharing with another family in our community. Sign up in Fellowship Hall starting November 10th, or inquire by email to Todd Bower at email@example.com. Everyone is also welcome to join us for the Christmas Dinner celebration with LUEC on Tuesday, December 3rd.
Knit and crochet shawls, blankets, newborn hats, and booties to give comfort to those in need.
A lunchtime ministry to women in our congregation and in the community at large who are seeking “soul refreshment” in the midst of ambitious careers, demanding volunteer jobs, challenging family situations, or just the complexities of daily life. Typically features a Christian speaker. Fall Schedule WHEN: Wednesdays, 11:30 AM-1 PM LOCATION: Fireside Room
Dinner from 5:45 to 7:15p; hangout and classes will end at 8:00pWho: Everyone welcome RSVP: Not necessary Childcare available for children from birth to 3 years old
A Christian social group with activities that cater to the 55+ crowd. Join us for fellowship and fun, with a delicious lunch served at 12 PM (noon). Every Thursday, Bingo starts at 1 PM. Check for meeting exceptions via the printed Sunday bulletin or by calling 650.342.0875. WHEN: Thursdays, 10 AM-1 PM LOCATION: Fellowship Hall
Saturday Morning Men’s Fellowship A forum to share the distinct challenges we face, to be encouraged in our Christian faith, and to be exposed to the good news of God’s love, forgiveness, and new life in Christ. We meet for breakfast, fellowship, and study. Join us anytime, visitors welcome. Childcare can be arranged a minimum of 48 hours in advance by emailing childcare hotline or calling 650.342.0875 x235. WHEN: Saturdays, 8 AMLOCATION: Fireside Room
Women at the Cross Hour (WATCH) meets weekly for interactive Bible study and is led by Pastor Beth Frykberg. All women are invited, along with newcomers! Come as you are. Bring your Bible or we will supply you with one. Verify class meeting exceptions in the printed Sunday bulletin or by calling 650.342.0875. WHEN: Saturdays at 8:30 AMWHERE: Parlor
Get to Know BURLPRES WHEN: Saturday, November 16 TIME: 3 PM – 5:30 PM WHERE: BurlPres Fireside Room (adjoins Fellowship Hall) WHO: Open to All PURPOSE: Join us for a discussion with Pastors Graham Baird and Beth Frykberg. You will learn about BurlPres and have a chance to talk about faith and Christianity. All religious perspectives and backgrounds will be respected, even though this class is primarily on the fundamentals of Christianity and what we believe at BurlPres. If you…
Our Early Classic Worship Service meets in the Chapel at 8:15 AM every Sunday. Included elements are hymns, recited prayers, sermon, and monthly Communion. If you are an early riser and like organ music with classic hymns, this service is for you!