December 2018   
Today's Events


Men's Bible Study
7:00 AM
Meets at Copper Skillet Restaurant in Dublin. Newcomers are welcome anytime!
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Coming up at JKPC...





Heifer Living Gift Market
If you missed this event last Sunday - You can still purchase Heifer International Gifts through December 23. You can purchase them on Sunday, or during the week in the church office.








Christmas Poinsettias  
Its time to order your poinsettias to decorate the sanctuary this Christmas. We are asking for a donation of $10 per poinsettia. Commemorations and memorials will be printed in the Christmas Eve worship service  bulletins. Order forms are available in the narthex and can be turned in on Sunday morning in the offering plate or to the church office during the week. The deadline to order is Sunday, December 9.CLICK HERE for the order form


SWELL (Single Women Enjoying Living Life)
Lunch at Bridge’s Restaurant in Danville
Saturday, December 8, at 12 noon

Join us at Bridges Restaurant in Danville for good food, good drinks and good friends. Please RSVP to Lynn Getty at 925-968-9126 or so she can  include you in the reservation. Bridges Restaurant is located at 44 Church Street in Danville


JKPC Children’s Christmas Pageant!
Sunday, December 9 at 9:30 a.m.
Tis’ the Season to Get Ready!

Practice Music CDs for the Christmas Pageant and  Preschool Sunday are now available to families. If you haven’t received a CD, please    contact Nancy Polcyn. On Sunday, December 9, during the 9:30 a.m. Worship service, the kids will share in story and song the telling of the very first Christmas!! There will be a special Pageant rehearsal on     Saturday, December 8 @ 9 a.m.
Please share this information - all children are welcome to participate!


20th Annual Caroling Party at the McIntyre’s Home
Sunday, December 9 at 6 p.m.
 Bring a finger food to share and your singing voice! You won’t want to miss this
festive JKPC tradition! RSVP to the McIntyres.


      LITWITS Book Club
Please join us for our Annual Christmas Celebration 
   Potluck Dinner, Book discussion & Book Exchange

Tuesday, December 11, at 6:30 p.m.,
at the home of Sue Fox Phone: 925-922-1275



Girls Cookie Baking & Decorating at Sue Wilburn's Home 
Saturday, December 15 from 4-6 p.m.

Middle & High School, and College Girls join the fun! We'll bake and decorate cookies - and have lots of fun!
Please bring an apron! Permission slips on website



CANA Marriage Ministry at JKPC ….. continues!
 Gathering & Potluck Dinner

Saturday, December 15 from 5-8 p.m. in Fellowship Hall
You and your spouse can still join Janet and Euan Ramsay at the next Cana meeting; December 15, at John Knox at 5 p.m. Don't worry if you missed the last ones - all couples are welcome. As before, dinner will be potluck style; if you would like to come, please RSVP to When RSVPing, please indicate what type of food you will bring to the potluck; please also tell us if you need childcare and list ages of children.



Congregational Meeting 
Sunday, December 16 after Worship to receive the budget!


Love-A-Child Mission Coat Drive
Now until December 16, we will be collecting gently used coats for all ages.
A coat bin will be placed outside the church office.


Youth & College Progressive Christmas Party!
Sunday, December 16 from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
We’ll start out in Fellowship Hall for a group meal, and then travel over the river and thru the snow for dessert and gift times at Kim Kraft’s home. More info on our website.



Family Christmas Caroling around the JKPC Neighborhood
Wednesday December 19 ~ 6:00-7:30 p.m.
We walk around the JKPC neighborhood singing Christmas Carols door-to-door, and then return for hot chocolate. 
All ages are welcome!


JKPC Community Life CRAB FEED and Bingo!
Saturday, January 19 from 5-9 p.m. In Fellowship Hall
Save the Date!

All are invited to join the fun! We’ll enjoy a crab dinner and then play a few games of Bingo! Cost estimate is $40 per person. The meal includes fresh cracked crab, clam chowder, salad, bread, dessert, wine and coffee or tea. We’ll end the evening with Bingo! Don’t eat crab? That is fine! An alternative is ½ roasted chicken. Child care and transportation to and from the event are available upon request. Sign ups begin December 30.


Women’s Retreat 2019 ~ Save the Date!
May 17 - 19
“Steadfast” from Nehemiah 9:17
Silver Spur in Tuolumne County
Cost and Speaker undetermined at this time.