Event Blog


Lenten Spiritual Growth Opportunities, Mar-Apr

Our Lenten Schedule for study includes several opportunities for spiritual growth. Sundays mornings:   11:30am to 12:15pm. *  Contemplative Practices, led by Rev. Alice Fleming Townley in the Board Room.  Gather to practice ancient spiritual disciplines such as centering prayer, lectio divina, and holy listening. *  Group discussion based on Richard Rohr’s devotional book WONDROUS ENCOUNTERS: Scripture for Lent, led by Bob Boldrey and Jim Kocher, in Room 108.  The book can be purchased for $10.00 in Fellowship Hall or at class. Tuesday evenings,  7:00 – ...

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Ash Wednesday Worship, March 1, 7 p.m.

Worship will include imposition of ashes.

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All Faith Prayer Vigil – Feb. 20, 5 pm

Join us -- a community of believers from all faiths -- in a prayer vigil on Monday at the Islamic Center of Greater Lansing. In a variety of languages, people will guide the crowd in prayer for refugees, our Muslim neighbors, and for our president and the United States. The peaceful vigil will also connect you with local agencies that help refugees. Plus, stop by the AFAR booth for a yard sign to take with you. DETAILS WHAT: All Faith Prayer Vigil. WHEN: Presidents Day, MONDAY, February 20th from 5 to 6 pm WHERE: The Islamic Center of Greater Lansing, 920 ...

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Jazz Weekend, Feb 25-26

As part of the growing music ministry of the church, February marks the introduction of Jazz Weekend at PCO! New this year, Jazz Weekend will start with a free concert on Saturday, February 25th at 7:00 p.m. Then, join us for a Sunday morning jazz church service and pancake brunch on February 26th at 10:00 a.m. This year's concert will be an evening of traditional jazz classics and originals featuring Arlene McDaniel and a sextet of some of the very best jazz musicians in the area. Mark your calendars and come with family and friends to this exciting weekend of ...

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Mission Trip – Cass Community Social Services, Feb 18-19

Join other adult and youth members during Presidents' Day weekend as we paint the stairs in the Scott Building, where food and housing ministries are available. Sign up materials are available in the rack by the door and from Ellen Hoekstra. Members who would like to support volunteers with their prayers or other kinds of assistance are encouraged to sign up on the sheet on the kiosk.

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People of the Book, Feb 3, 6:30 pm

Discussion Session at the Islamic Center (920 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing): We will be talking together about being “People of the Book,” our sacred texts and common values. Come prepared to speak for two minutes about one of your favorite Bible verses/stories. Rev. Carlson, Rev. Townley and Iman Sohail Chaudhry will participate in these conversations.

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Christmas Eve/Day Worship Services

Christmas Eve Worship and Pageant, December 24, 5:00 p.m. This is a family-friendly worship service that features Christmas Carols and a telling of the Christmas story through a pageant where all children who desire may participate. Candlelight & Communion Christmas Eve Worship,  December 24, 8:00 p.m. This is a traditional Christmas Eve worship service that tells the Christmas story through lessons, carols and candlelight. We observe the Sacrament of Communion. Christmas Morning Worship, December 25, 10:00 a.m. The Presbyterian Church of Okemos, 2258 ...

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Lessons and Carols Moved to Dec 13

Lessons and Carols scheduled for Sunday has been RESCHEDULED due to the snow storm. The event is moved to TUESDAY, December 13, 7 pm, at the Presbyterian Church of Okemos. The Presbyterian Church of Okemos will present "An Evening of Lessons and Carols" on TUESDAY, December 13 at 7:00 p.m. This year's concert will feature the MSU Children's Choir in addition to the Chancel and Handbell Choirs. A variety of Christmas music will be presented including carol arrangements and congregational singing,  as well as the premiere of a beautiful new composition by Dr. Philip ...

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Christmas Worship

Service of the Longest Night, December 21, 6:30 p.m. This is an informal service marked by reading Scripture, prayers, candle-lighting, and remembrances. Christmas Eve Worship and Pageant, December 24, 5:00 p.m. This is a family-friendly worship service that features Christmas Carols and a telling of the Christmas story through a pageant where all children who desire may participate. Candlelight & Communion Christmas Eve Worship,  December 24, 8:00 p.m. This is a traditional Christmas Eve worship service that tells the Christmas story through lessons, ...

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