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HPC Children’s Schedule, Spring 2018

HPC Children’s Schedule, Spring 2018

 January 3rd – Children’s Music Ministry rehearsals resume

(CMM meets every Wednesday night from 5:30-6:15 unless noted otherwise below)

January 12th-13thRoots (3rd-5th graders) Overnight

January 21st – Children’s Musical Rehearsal (3:00-4:30) –  For Kindergarten-5th graders

January 28th – Children’s Musical Rehearsal (3:00-4:30)


February 4th – Lyric Choir sings in 11:00 Worship, children in 2nd-5th grades assist with communion

February 4th  – Children’s Musical Rehearsal (3:00-4:30)

February 11th  – Children’s Musical Rehearsal (3:00-4:30)

February 14th – 6:30 – Children’s Pizza Supper and Children’s Ash Wednesday Service

(following children’s choirs)

February 18th – Lyric Choir sings in 11:00 worship

February 18th  – Children’s Musical Rehearsal (3:00-4:30)

February 25th – Hallelujah Choir Sings in 11:00 Worship

February 25th  – Children’s Musical Rehearsal (3:00-4:30)

February 28th – No CMM Rehearsals


March 3rd – 10:00 (probably) Children’s Musical Dress Rehearsal

March 4th – 3:00 Children’s Musical Performance

March 25th – All Children Sing in Worship (Palm Sunday)

April 1st – Easter Egg Hunt (During Sunday School)

April 4th – No CMM Rehearsals

April 18th – Spring Celebration (Children’s Music Ministry)

April 22nd – Outdoor Worship Service and Picnic at Camp Cedar Ridge


May 20th – Christian Education Sunday (last Sunday for Sunday School)

Youth Spring Schedule 2018 (January 2018-May 2018)

Youth Spring Schedule 2018 (January 2018-May 2018)

 We will follow regular youth group schedule on Sunday evenings except where noted below.  Here is the regular schedule:

Middle School (6th-7th grade)

5:00-6:00 – Youth Music

6:00-6:30 – Dinner

6:30-7:30 – Youth Group


Junior High (8th-9th grade)

5:00-6:00 – Youth Group

6:00-6:30 – Dinner

6:30-7:30 – Youth Music


Senior High (10th-12th grade)

5:00-6:00 – Youth Group

6:00-6:30 – Dinner

6:30-7:30 – Youth Music


Special Dates:

January 5th – Trivia Night (Youth Fundraiser)

January 14th-15th – Confirmation Overnight (begins after Youth Group)

January 21st – Youth make College Care Packages during Youth Group

January 28th – Youth Choirs Sing in Worship


February 4th – No Youth Group

February 17th-18th – Youth GroupsChoir Mystery Tour

February 18th – No Youth Group

February 25th – Confirmation Sunday (11:00 Worship Service)

February 25th – Youth Scavenger Hunt (From 5:00-7:30!), no youth music.


March 10th – Youth St. Patrick’s Day Parking Lot Fundraiser

March 25th – Youth Choirs sing 9:30 & 11:00 Palm Sunday Worship


April 1st – No Youth Group

April 8th – Parent Night at Youth Group (Parents invited to youth group, dinner, and music!)

April 22nd – Outdoor Worship Service and picnic (regular youth schedule in the evening)

April 28th – Youth Families Cookout, All Youth Overnight

April 29th – Youth Sunday (and Senior Recognition Sunday)


May 6th – No Youth Group

May 13th – Senior Dinner (for Seniors, their families, and friends)

May 20th– Christian Education Sunday (during the 11:00 a.m. worship service), no youth activities


500TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE REFORMATION LECTURE SERIES – At this significant milestone, Highland plans on engaging and learning about the meaning of Reformation history for our 21st century lives over a Sunday lunchtime series. It will launch on Sunday, September 17 at 12:15 pm in the Dining Room. Lunch will be included, with a $5.00 suggested donation (no RSVP necessary). Babysitting is available but requires an RSVP by Noon on the Thursday prior to each event.


The first lecture in the series is “Reformation, Bonhoeffer, and Harlem Renaissance Theology,” presented by Dr. Reggie Williams, Professor of Christian Ethics at McCormick Seminary.


The series will continue on October 1st  with a lecture entitled, “Repairing What Was Broken: Reformed/Roman Catholic Dialogue Today,” presented by Cynthia Campbell, Pastor/Head of Staff of Highland Presbyterian Church, and David Gambrell, Associate for Worship in the Presbyterian Church.


On October 8th, Dr. Christopher Elwood will present a lecture entitled, “John Calvin: A Complicated Reformer/A Complex Legacy.” Dr. Elwood is Professor of Historical Theology at Louisville Seminary.


On October 22nd, Dr. Elizabeth Hinson-Hasty will present the final lecture, entitled, “Dear Luther and Calvin: Why Did You Leave Such a Mixed Legacy for Women?” Dr. Hinson-Hasty is the Professor/Chair of the Department of Theology at Bellarmine University.


Babysitting is available if you RSVP the church office by noon, 9/14/17, or email:

Sunday School: Faith & Film

Adult Sunday School in July: Faith & Film This faith and film class invites the congregation to watch a movie at home that engages issues related to faith and culture and on Sunday mornings, participate in a discussion of the movie led by staff and church members. The class will meet in Fellowship Hall at 9:30 each Sunday morning. Movies are available on Netflix or Amazon streaming.

The schedule for movies is:

July 2: Babette’s Feast

July 9: Denial

July 16: The Visitor

July 23: The Wanted 18

July 30: The Way