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Andrew Taylor-Troutman Called as Pastor

At a congregational meeting following worship on November 5, 2017, The Reverend Andrew Taylor-Troutman was called by the congregation to be the new Pastor of Chapel in the Pines.  The congregational also approved the Terms of Call. Click here to read the Pastor Nominating…

Poinsettias

Each year the sanctuary is decorated for Christmas with festive poinsettias.  You are invited to purchase a poinsettia for the sanctuary ($15 each) in honor or in memory of a loved one.  A sign-up sheet and envelope to collect payment is available in the narthex through Sunday,…

Take and Eat Food Pantry Thanksgiving Baskets

Chapel in the Pines will collect cans of corn and cash donations to purchase onions and potatoes for the food pantry’s Thanksgiving baskets this year. A collection box for corn will be in the narthex. Please make checks payable to Chapel in the Pines…

Thanksgiving Dinner

 As has become a tradition, the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health and XDS, partners in forming the Farm at Penny Lane, will hold their Thanksgiving Day Luncheon for staff, faculty, and clients at Chapel in the Pines. There are some specific…

Alternative Gift Market

Need ideas for loved ones on your Christmas list? Please consider making a gift/donation in their honor at the Chapel in the Pines’ Alternative Gift Market! The Market will be held in the Fellowship Hall on Sundays, December 3rd and 10th, following worship. Sponsored…

Franciscan Benediction

Benediction following worship on October 29, 2017 —- A Franciscan Blessing May God bless you with discomfort at easy answers, half-truths, and superficial relationships, so that you may live deep within your heart. May God bless you with anger at injustice, oppression and exploitation…

Congregational Meeting called for November 5

The Session has called a congregational meeting following worship on November 5, 2017, for the purpose of receiving the Pastor Nominating Committee’s report and voting on the recommended candidate for the position of Pastor.

Christian Unity Gathering

From Jim: Please join us at the Christian Unity Gathering The Christian Unity Gathering of the National Council of Churches will be held from November 8-10, 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel in Silver Spring, MD. Please register and join us at this year’s CUG.  Our theme is…

September 19, 2017 Email Session Vote

Present Karen Atkins, Stan Campbell, Lynne Hoerter, John McDowell, Terry Rudolph, Al Schalk, Barbara Strange Absent: Paul Isom, Maggie Reif The session was asked to vote on a request by Pittman Music Studios to perform 3 recitals at Chapel in the Pines utilizing the Fellowship Hall…

September 18, 2017 Stated Session Meeting

Chapel in the Pines Presbyterian Church Stated Session Meeting September 18, 2017 Attending: Ruling Elders Karen Atkins, Stan Campbell, Paul Isom, John McDowell, Terry Rudolph, Maggie Reif, Al Schalk, Teaching Elder Rev. Lynn Stall (moderator) Absent: Lynne Hoerter, Marcia Ladd (clerk), Barbara Strange, Jerry…