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Coats for Kids

Posted by Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten on Dec 15, 2009

The MissionMemphis Department has joined with several of our ministry partners in an effort to collect winter coats for children. Last year, with the help of our youth CC classes and adult members, we collected and distributed 134 new and gently used coats and jackets as well as 68 hats, gloves...

Annual Christmas PJ Storytime December 22

Posted by Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten on Dec 11, 2009

The Growing Place Library and Kids at Second Children's Ministry invite you to our annual PJ Story Time on Tuesday, December 22 at 6:30pm in the Fellowship Hall. Children should come dressed in their favorite pajamas, ready for milk and cookies while Pastor Sandy tells the Christmas...

Celebrate the Advent season in song at the annual Festival of Carols this Sunday, December 13, 2009, at 6 p.m. in the sanctuary. This special evening of Christmas music will be uplifting and festive, with plenty of opportunities to sing along. “The Festival of Carols will be an evening to...

The Christmas Angels: A Choral Christmas Concert

Posted by Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten on Dec 03, 2009

Second’s Chancel Choir and Brass present John Rutter’s energetic and majestic “Gloria” along with many beloved carols and readings about the works of angels on Sunday, December 6, at 6pm in the Sanctuary.

CityServe Explorers to Visit MIFA

Posted by Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten on Nov 25, 2009

The CityServe Explorers will visit MIFA on Wednesday, December 9, from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. We will tour the main building at 910 Vance as well as the Life Skills Institute, their site for family activities. We will also visit Presley Place, one of four transitional apartment complexes for people in...

Holiday Volunteer Opportunities

Posted by Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten on Nov 16, 2009

Advance Memphis is Making a Difference in Cleaborn-Foote Neighborhood

Posted by Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten on Nov 16, 2009

Through the support of the Second Presbyterian Foundation, Advance Memphis’ Outsourcing Program is providing tangible hope in the Cleaborn-Foote community. The new book When Helping Hurts by Covenant College professors Brian Fikkert and Steve Corbett explores the idea that dignity and...

NCC Chicken Strut - November 21

Posted by Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten on Nov 16, 2009

The Neighborhood Christian Center invites families of Second to join them on Saturday, November 21 at 9am for their 5k Family Fun Walk called the Chicken Strut. Families who participate in the Chicken Strut will be helping raise money to provide chicken and other food items for NCC’s...

New and Expectant Parent Open House

Posted by Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten on Nov 09, 2009

All new and expectant parents are cordially invited to the Nursery Ministry Team’s Open House on Sunday, November 15 immediately following the 8:15 morning worship service. During this time, we will tour the nursery and answer any questions you may have. This event welcomes first time...

Garden of Reading Book Discussion Group

Posted by Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten on Nov 04, 2009

The Garden of Reading women’s book discussion group will meet on Monday, November 9 at 11:30 a.m. in the Gathering Room (A100) to discuss The Bishop of Rwanda by John Rucyahana with James Riordan. This book offers insights into the developments that made the horrors of the...