Forest Hill Church:
welcoming to ALL
Come and see!
It can be tricky keeping track of the Advent worship schedule. Beginning Sunday, Nov. 27, all Pathways children will remain in worship with their families. There will be a Family Meditation every week. In addition, on:
December 4: a scene from last year’s production of Amahl and the Night Visitors will be presented,
December 11: the Youth Orchestra and Cherub Choir will enliven our worship,
December 18: a Service of Lessons and Carols will be presented,
December 24: 5:00pm: “No Fuss” Christmas Pageant / Family Service (All children who want to participate will be able to do so)
December 24: 11:00pm: Our Candlelight Christmas Eve service with reception following
December 25: Children are invited to come to church and celebrate the arrival of the Messiah in their PJs! (Adults, your choice of attire is up to you!)
Everyone is welcome at Forest Hill. No matter what age, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, mental or physical ability, marital status, economic status, differences of thought or belief, or any other form of diversity you may exhibit…
all God’s critters got a place in this choir!
The newly-formed Young Family Get-Together Group invites you to join them for an intergenerational family gathering on Sat. Dec. 10 from 4-7 pm. Make a few ornaments, make new friends and share pizza and conversation. Questions? Contact Rachel McDonald.
Sat. Dec. 10 Christmas parties: 7pm Pacesetters (40s–60s & up) at the Bells. Bring an appetizer or dessert and something for the food pantry. Soft drinks & wine provided, BYOB anything else. (No gifts this year). 6:30pm The Group (60s–70s & up) at the Andrews. Main course provided; bring appetizer, salad, vegetable or dessert and BYOB. (RSVP by read more »
There are many Earth Care-related organizations that honor God and Earth and that offer great gift-giving ideas that give back to the Earth. Below are names and links of Earth Care groups committed to conserving and protecting the wild places and things God has entrusted to our keeping: read more »
A special Adult Education series for Advent will explore The Names of the Messiah by Walter Brueggeman. Registration is Nov. 20 – 27 with a full group meeting led by Rabbi Peter Haas of CWRU on Nov. 20 followed by small group discussions on Dec. 4, 11 and 18. (There is no adult education on Nov. 27.)
Who says crafts are only for kids? All adults of Forest Hill are welcome to enjoy hot chocolate, fellowship, and simple, easy-to-follow, holiday-themed crafts to make and take home on Tues. Dec. 20, 6:30pm. No experience necessary! Email Rachel for more info.
Our Greater Cleveland Congregations Core Team welcomes all to join in working for justice in our community. FHC’s Core Team engages our congregation in GCC’s work, organizes issues arising from our congregation, and plays various roles in GCC. Contact Ron Register, Barb Cloud, Charity McDonald, Kathy Hanna-Stauffer, Diana Woodbridge or Jennifer Blakeney for more info.
Put yourself on the map of Forest Hill Church. Fill out the Forest Hill Church Gifts, Skills, Passions Questionnaire online and grab hold of the opportunities your faith community presents. Faith matters…you matter!