September 2018  
Today's Events


LifeRing Meeting
11:00 AM
This outside organization has weekly meetings in the church library. Runs until 1 PM
Bible Search
Blessing of the Backpacks this Sunday and Save the Dates for JKPC Fall Happenings
JKPC Family Ministries Update

Save the Dates for JKPC Fall Happenings


BACK TO CHURCH SUNDAY is Sunday, September 10.  
                      ~The Choir will return! 
                      ~ Sunday School for Preschool - 12th Grade will be in full swing!

                      ~ After Church we'll have a Potluck Picnic for ALL to enjoy!
             There will be lots of food and drinks and old fashioned fun games for all ages to enjoy - such as tug-of-war, 3-legged races and more!!   Please sign up to bring a side dish, salad, fruit or dessert. Please let me know if you are able to help set-up or serve food for this event. 




We are very excited about the start of a new Sunday School year in children’s and youth ministries.  Our  theme is  Journey with Jesus! We’ll be exploring the travels of Jesus and understand how Jesus is still walking with us today. 

  Kids and youth start out with their parents at our 9:30 a.m. Worship Service, and then are excused for Sunday School. Classes are available for Preschool - 12th Grade, with nursery care for little ones if needed. 



Youth Group THIS Sunday, September 3 - is a combined meeting from 5 - 7:30 p.m.  Movie, popcorn and pizza. Bring $2 please to help with the cost of dinner. 


Also on September 10 - Youth Group Pool Party & BBQ Sunday afternoon 4:30-7p.m. at Bollinger Hills Cabana and Pool in San Ramon. CLICK HERE for info & permission slip.


Regular Youth Group is every Sunday at JKPC
    Middle School  4 - 6:10 p.m. and  High School 5:50 - 8 p.m.   
Wacky Games, Fun with Friends,  A Place to Build your Faith!


ROCK Sunday Afternoon Fun for Kids K-5th Grade
Returns Sunday, September 17
  4 - 6 p.m.

ROCK is offered to kids in Kindergarten-5th Grade. There will be hand’s on lessons, crazy games, cool crafts, and snacks too! Parents: sign your child up today on the JKPC website. A $20 snack/craft donation fee is requested that will cover the whole school year. ROCK is held every Sunday afternoon until early May (with a break during the holidays). CLICK HERE for more info and to register.




3rd Grade– NIV Adventure Bibles
Sunday, September 17
Getting into God’s Word! Our 3rd graders will be presented with
NIV Adventure Bibles during this service!


Communion Classes for 4th and 5th Graders
Fourth and Fifth Graders will have special communion classes for four weeks during
Sunday School, beginning September 10 — and will participate in World Communion Sunday on October 1.



Save these Dates for future events:

September 17 -  3rd Grade Bible Presentation during Church and Reception for Lisa & Bret Locus
September 17 -  ROCK Kids Program Returns
October 1 -         World Communion Sunday 
October 5 -         John Knox Co-op Preschool Fall Festival
October 8 -         Operation Christmas Child Boxes available
October 15 -       All-Church Talent Show 4-6 p.m.
October 29 -       ROCK & Youth Group Halloween Parties on campus
November 4 -     Christmas Tea - Food Bank Fundraiser
November 19 -   Heifer Living Gift Market & Operation Christmas Child Boxes due
November 20-22- High School Disneyland Trip
November 26-Dec 3 - Children's Emergency Food Bank Food Drive
December 3 -     Advent Celebration 2-4:30 p.m.
December 10 -    Christmas Pageant
December 17 -   Youth Progressive Christmas Parties
December 24 - Christmas Eve Morning Service at 9:30 a.m.
                          and 5:30 p.m. Evening Service


Check out our JKPC website for more info, to listen to sermons, see pictures and more!