Here’s what’s happening at Govans this month. You may also check out past events.
If you would like to participate in Govans intergenerational mission trip to Switzerland and France in June of 2022, Thursday, October 21 is the deadline to RSVP to Pastor Billy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In partnership with Knox Presbyterian Church, Govans’ Racial Justice Ministry welcomes Derrick Weston for a six-part series, “The Color of Food: Exploring American Foodways Through the Lens of Racial Justice.” Live on Zoom, Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. from October 16 until November 20. Register at the link below to receive a link for the Zoom event. Email email@example.com for more info. Series Schedule Week One – The Color of Food – Introduction, why we should use food “Apartheid” instead of…
This service is designed to be “child and family-friendly” but participants are from all ages and demographics. Music includes diverse musical genres and is upbeat and lively with piano, guitar, singers, and percussion playing. Congregational singing is encouraged and emphasized. There are multiple opportunities for children to engage and participate in the worship service including a Children’s Sermon with music, bringing forward the offering, monthly Communion where children of all ages are welcome, and activity packets.
This service follows a liturgical, Presbyterian order of worship. All ages and demographics are welcomed. Music is provided by the Chancel Choir and accompanied by organ. We sing diverse hymns from the Presbyterian hymnal, “Glory to God”.
Everyone is welcome for a free community meal every Sunday – come for a meal or to volunteer, or both! Guests are encouraged to volunteer and volunteers are encouraged to eat! During the pandemic, we are handing out take away meals from the church Peace Terrace between 4:30-6:00 p.m. Want to help? We need volunteers to prepare, serve, and clean up.
Black Lives Matter activists, incensed by Freddie Gray’s brutal death in police custody, shut down highways and marched on city streets. In The Black Butterfly―a reference to the fact that Baltimore’s majority-Black population spreads out on both sides of the coveted strip of real estate running down the center of the city like a butterfly’s wings―Lawrence T. Brown reveals that ongoing historical trauma caused by a combination of policies, practices, systems, and budgets is at the root of uprisings and crises in…
Youth grades 3 – 12 are invited to Govans’ monthly youth group in-person at the church from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Go trick or treating in your favorite costume, play games, and vote in our best costume and trunk decoration contest. Face masks are required for all unvaccinated participants three years of age and above. Email email@example.com for more information. Everyone is welcome!
Children and parents are invited to an intergenerational Sunday school each week this fall. We’ll act out the Bible story for the week and discuss what it might mean for us today, sing songs, and enjoy free play together. We will meet on the playground as long as the weather permits and will have Sunday school inside the education building in Sharp Hall if there are storms or the weather is too cold. For more information or to volunteer to…
Pastor Billy serves coffee and breakfast treats to-go for preschool families during drop off (7:30 am to 9:30 am). Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Nov 6, 2021
Families with kids ages 1 to 18 are invited to hike the loggers trail (~2 miles) at Oregon Ridge Park in Cockeysville, Maryland on Saturday, November 6 at 11:00 am. We’ll park and gather near the Nature Center to begin the hike. All families with children ages 1 to 18 are welcome. Email email@example.com for more information.