Westminster Weekly 8/11/2020


Guest Preacher This Sunday
We welcome guest preacher Rev. Claudette Snorton of Lampkins Chapel CME Church!
Pastor of the Week
Barbara Barnes will be our Pastor of the Week August 10-16th. If you have any concerns, please contact her at (513)255-3220 or email jmbzbarnes@gmail.com.
A Matthew 25 Congregation
To dive deeper into learning about the Matthew 25 initiative together with Mid-Kentucky Presbytery, visit this link to the MKP Matthew 25 resource page: https://www.midkentuckypresbytery.com/matthew-25-resources 
Calling All Artists: We need art to enhance our online worship!  The Worship Council invites artists of all ages to email pictures of their artwork to Faith at office@crescenthill.church. Please include your name and a description and/or title of each piece. The art will be used with online devotionals as well as weekly worship services.  
Zoom lunch will resume Wednesday, August 19th at noon!
Worship Service Sunday, August 16, 2020
Topic: Worship Service Sunday August 16, 2020
Time: Aug 16, 2020 11:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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CHPC Sunday School for August“HOWARD THURMAN: 20th CENTURY MYSTIC AND PROPHET OF RACIAL JUSTICE”
TEACHER: DAVID SAWYER 
August 2: Thurman’s Life, Work and Influence 
August 9 and 16: Thurman’s Way of Prayer and Meditation 
August 23 and 30: Thurman’s Black Ethic—Finding Integrity in an Oppressive Society           
 Suggestions for Reading:
Jesus and the Disinherited, “What is the word of Jesus to a people with their backs against the wall?” Originally published in 1949. Reprint edition, Beacon Press, 1996.112 pages.
The last two sessions will be devoted to this book. The last two sessions will be from this book, but pre-reading is not required.
With Head and Heart: the Autobiography of Howard Thurman, Mariner Books, 1981. 304 pages  
Pick any of his several books of prayers and meditations.
Topic: CHPC Sunday School
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What Can We Do?
Very often during times of crisis we wonder what, if anything, we can do. The Dean of Louisville Seminary, Debra J. Mumford has started a Padlet (electronic bulletin board with active links) that showcases actions we are each able to take to help realize social justice in the worldhttps://padlet.com/dmumford2/6mlyz480kr9e1wrk.
Deacon of the Month: August
Jim Bartlett-Turner is our Deacon of the Month for August. If you or someone you know is in need of a kind gesture, please reach out to Jim at (502)424-4766 or email him here.
Elder of the Week
Soni Castleberry is our Elder of the Week. She can be contacted via phone at (502) 417-6481 or email at soni.castleberry@gmail.com.