Author Archives: Ron

Chancel Flowers-Available Dates

July 18, 2024

Are you interested in placing flowers in the sanctuary some Sunday to provide beauty to worship? One or two arrangements are welcome each week and can be placed in memory of loved ones, in celebration of an event or to …

Bridge Pastor Search Update IV

July 16, 2024

July 14, 2024: The Bridge Pastor Search committee reports that Rev. Lee Nichols and Rev. Don Ewing will be our Bridge Pastors in a job-share arrangement.  Rev. Ewing will moderate Session, Rev. Nichols will be Head of Staff and handle …

Program Staff Assistant position opening

June 29, 2024

Program Staff Assistant position opening, if interested, contact Sam Anderson, Chair of Personnel, or email Sam at The position is 25 hr/week and requires strong computer skills, good communication skills, the ability to multi-task, and to work well as …

Bridge Pastor Search Update III

June 15, 2024

We are pleased to have several qualified candidates meeting our objectives. We will move as quickly as possible to interview and hopefully be able to announce our Bridge Pastor selection to the congregation no later than mid-July, well in advance …

OAKNOTES-June_July 2024

June 8, 2024

Dear Friends, John Muir was one of our country’s most famous naturalists and conservationists and Muir Woods, part of the Golden Gate National Recreational Area, is named in his honor. When Muir was thirty years old, he saw Yosemite for …

Spring 2024 Film Series

June 7, 2024

Films are listed in the 2024 Spring Film Series brochure. Next up: Final Showing 7:00 PM (Postponed from Feb. 2) June 7 – Indian Horse (2017) Download 2024 Spring Film Series Brochure

Men’s Breakfast & Speaker – 1st Tues each month

June 4, 2024

Men’s Breakfast & Speaker – First Tuesday of each month for breakfast at 8:30 am followed by the program. Breakfast is served family style, so come a few minutes early. Our goal is to provide a good breakfast, an interesting program …

Bridge Pastor Search Update II

May 23, 2024

Your Bridge Pastor Team‘s initial search via Presbytery websites has been available to Pastor applicants for the past month and will come to an end this Friday 05/24. We are pleased to have several qualified candidates meeting our objectives. We will move  as quickly as possible …

Jubilant Praise 24th Annual

May 18, 2024

Please join us – Open to the community!


May 3, 2024

Dear Friends, Years ago, our daughter decided to attend a college 565.8 miles from home, in Greenville, Illinois. When we dropped her off in August of 2007, we knew she would not be home again until Thanksgiving. When we picked …