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Worship Service with Guest Reverend Grace Ji-Sun Kim:
Easter Sunday art piece created by our new Worship Arts committee!
Important Church News
Recurring Meetings on Zoom: Please email email@example.com or call the church office for more info about any of the following:
-- Book Club meetings on Thursdays at 10am
-- Body Prayer meetings on Thursdays at 4pm
-- Fellowship Fun on Fridays at 2pm
Online Worship Services:
Even though the building where we gather is currently closed for in-person worship, church itself is still open, and we’re here for our congregation, friends and neighbors -- near and far! Please join us live for our live-stream worship service on Sundays at 10am on our Facebook page. Pop on and say hello!
*The church building is currently closed for gatherings*
Church Building Closure Update
February 18, 2o21: The Session of First Presbyterian Church of Hokendauqua has made the decision to continue the closure of the church building to public gatherings including worship service. The Session reviewed the following factors in order to come to this decision: sanctuary limitations with airflow in the winter months, vulnerabilities of our congregation members, lack of volunteers to monitor possible attendees with temperature checks and extra sanitation measures, and unwillingness of a majority of our members to attend in-person worship at this time. In addition, Session feels that any in-person worship at this time would not feel like a "normal" service due to lack of a choir, singing of hymns, passing of the peace/collection plate, and gathering before or after the service. It is a disappointment that Session members share with Hokey Pres congregation members.
Looking forward, Session anticipates a return to outdoor worship services when weather permits, and as more members of our congregation receive health protection from Covid-19 vaccines and herd immunity, Session will revisit in-person worship within the church building. Church worship services will continue to be livestreamed on Facebook.com/HokeyPres and recorded services posted on this website. If you would like printed copies of the sermons mailed to you, please call the church at 610-264-9693 and leave a message. Thank you for your understanding, and may God bless our church and our members.
First Presbyterian Church of Hokendauqua
3005 S. Front Street, Whitehall, PA 18052 | 610-264-9693 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday Worship Service 10:00 a.m. (currently online)| Sunday School (currently on Zoom)