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PCO Green Team Joins Campaign for SSCC

SSCC Green Energy Campaign The PCO Green Team participates with the local Interfaith Power & Light-Capital Area organization which includes neighbors such as the Haslett Community Church, Islamic Center, University Lutheran, First Presbyterian Church of Lansing among others. The Capital Area group worked to identify local organizations in the area that we could help support. A decision was made to initiate a Green Energy fundraising campaign to support the Southside Community Coalition (SSCC) by installing solar panels that would completely eliminate their monthly ...

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Calling All CROP Walkers

Lace up your shoes! It is CROP Walk season. Again this year, you can walk with some friends or walk alone. You decide the distance you want to travel. Walk a block or walk 10 miles. At some point on you walk, take a moment to think about how fortunate we are to have delicious food and clean running water. I wonder which PCO group will have the most walkers participating this year? I've heard some challenges being bandied about and not just from the youth! Hope you can join us! Sign up with Diane in Fellowship Hall on Sunday or click here to register ...

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Recording of Memorial Service for David Layhe Available

A memorial service for David Layhe took place in the PCO sanctuary on Saturday, September 11 at 10 a.m. Those who were unable to attend in person may wish to watch the service on the PCO YouTube channel. The recording of the memorial will remain available for those who wish to watch it later. A member of PCO for more than 25 years, David passed away November 27, 2020. He is survived by his wife, Beth; his son Eric (Tiffany), and daughter Sarah.

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Join the Mission Trip to Cass on Sat. Oct. 9

PCO youth and adults are invited to visit Cass Community Services in Detroit to help organize the Tool Library. This mission trip is scheduled for Saturday, October 9. We will gather at PCO to leave at 9 a.m. We expect to return before 6 p.m. While visiting Cass, trip participants will help organize the tools for use by residents of Cass' tiny homes. Many of these tools were donated by PCO members and collected at the church on Fathers' Day. The tools are available for "check out" for home repair and improvement. Trip participants will be able to see some of the tiny ...

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Rally Day Set for Sunday, September 19

Children, youth and their parents are invited to start the 2021-22 Sunday School year by taking part in Rally Day activities, scheduled for Sunday, September 19. Following worship, opening remarks are scheduled at 11:15 a.m. in the sanctuary. At 11:30 a.m., children and youth will accompany their teachers to their classrooms while parents remain in the sanctuary for a short meeting. The entire church is invited to picnic in the church yard at 11:45 a.m. Please bring a sack lunch, your own drink and a chair or a blanket. The Parish Life Committee will be supplying individ...

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PCO Seeking Part-Time Youth Group Coordinator

The Presbyterian Church of Okemos is hiring for a part-time Youth Group Coordinator. This role will work closely with the middle and high school youth at PCO and assist in planning and running the 2 hour youth group session each week. For additional details, please click here to see the full posting and submit an application.

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Nancy Snow Memorial Recording Available

A memorial service for Nancy Snow took place on Saturday, August 14 at 2:00 p.m. in the sanctuary at the Presbyterian Church of Okemos. Those who were unable to attend in person may watch a recording of the service the PCO YouTube channel. Nancy was born on August 2, 1933 and passed away on January 23, 2021.

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Rev. John Duley Funeral Service – Recording Available

For those unable to attend or watch the funeral service for Rev. John Duley on Saturday, July 24, a complete recording is available on the PCO YouTube channel. The recording will remain available on the YouTube channel for those who wish to view it at a later date and time.

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Kent Creswell Memorial Service – Recording Available

For those unable to attend Kent Creswell's memorial service on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 2 p.m., a complete recording is available on the PCO YouTube channel. Kent passed away on February 15, 2021 at 81 years of age. He had retired from Michigan State University in 2002 after many years of teaching and involvement with on-air radio, radio and TV management, and instructional television. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Eunice; his sons Stephen and David, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, siblings, and numerous nieces and nephews.

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Israeli/Palestinian Discussion Recordings Available

If you were not able to attend Pastor Peggy's Israeli/Palestinian discussions on June 13 and June 27 but would like to hear what was said, please click the video links below. Sunday, June 13, 2021 Sunday, June 27, 2021

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