Calendar

Calendar

Here’s what’s happening at Govans this month. You may also check out past events.

Events

Dec 5, 2021
Govans 101 Graphic

Govans 101

Whether you are interested in becoming a member, getting more involved, or just learning more about the church, you’re invited to a monthly conversation hosted by Govans’ pastors. We’ll talk about our ministries, what it means to be Presbyterian, our governance and theology, and, most importantly, how you can be part of it all. Email tom@govanspres.org or billy@govanspres.org to learn more!
Dec 5, 2021
Church Sign Soul Kitchen

Soul Kitchen

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.
Dec 7, 2021
Preschool stairwell

Breakfast To Go for Parents

Pastor Billy serves coffee and breakfast treats to-go for preschool families during drop off (7:30 am to 9:30 am). Email billy@govanspres.org for more information.
Dec 12, 2021
Sanctuary Jesus stained glass

9 am Worship Service

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. 
Dec 12, 2021
Sanctuary Jesus stained glass

11 am Worship Service

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”.
Dec 13, 2021

Music Mondays: Gospel for the Holidays

Join us for an evening of Gospel music, celebrating the season of hope, light and peace. With performances from acclaimed musicians: Maurice Carroll, Andy Cohen, Roderick Demmings, Jr. and Shelley Ensor.
Dec 17, 2021
Family rock, paper, scissors, contest

December Youth Group

Youth grades 3 – 12 are invited to Govans’ monthly youth group in-person at the church from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. Email billy@govanspres.org for more information.
Dec 19, 2021
Church Sign Soul Kitchen

Young Families Night @ Soul Kitchen

Families with children ages 1 to 18 are invited to volunteer at Soul Kitchen as we prepare and serve a meal for hungry neighbors. Email billy@govanspres.org for more information.
Dec 21, 2021
Reading the bible

Preschool Chapel with Pastor Billy

Pastor Billy leads monthly chapel services with each classroom at Govans Presbyterian Church Preschool from 10:00 am to noon on the third Tuesday of the month. Contact billy@govanpsres.org for more information.
Dec 24, 2021

Christmas Eve Pageant – 4:30 pm Service

Join us at 4:30 for our annual Christmas Pageant. It will be a hybrid pageant with participants on Zoom and in person. Minister Lea and the band will provide the music and Pastor Tom will offer a brief Christmas message. Email Pastor Billy (billy@govanspres.org) if your kids or family would like to play a role in the pageant!
Dec 24, 2021

Christmas Eve Lessons and Carols – 8:00 pm Service

Join Govans at 8:00pm for our annual Christmas Lessons and Carols. Debby and the band will provide wonderful a variety of Christmas music interwoven with scripture passages that tell the story of Christmas from Genesis to Revelation!