Wednesday Night Reboot Begins At 1st Cumberland Presbyterian

Thursday, January 09, 2014

Wednesday Night Reboot will begin Jan. 15 at First Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch, 1505 North Moore Rd. with a new schedule. There will be three distinct times during the evening and you may  choose to participate in any that interest you.

Block 1, from 5 to 5:45 p.m. will have  Bible study with Dr. Carver, a study and discussion of he book of Acts; handbells with Gerald Peel,;Financial Peace University Session I; Kids' recreational activity; homework help time, and, coming soon, a quilt class.

The dinner Block from 5:45 to 6:30 p.m. is by reservation.

Block 2, from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. includes Bible study with Dr. Carver, "Disciplines in Joy"; a silversmith class; Financial Peace University Session 2; a Bible Study with Jenni Faires, children's director; youth study with Sam Quattrochi, youth director; homework help time and coming soon, quilt class.


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