Popular articles THE NEW WORSHIP EXPERIENCE CONTINUES FROM APRIL 10TH TO MAY 29TH A Contemporary Worship experience will be held on Sundays at 11:30am in the Avon Lake Presbyterian Church sanctuary. ALL ARE WELCOME! ONLINE GIVING The Next Step Staff Arrives on Saturday, May 28th! The nine staff members will arrive this Saturday and the first group of missionaries arrive on June 5th. We anticipate 234 students staying with us over the summer from 13 different churches! The missionaries will bring Christ's love once again to impoverished seniors in Lorain whose homes are in dangerous disrepair. Please Donate pre-packaged Snacks to the CRS Free Food Pantry to help feed School-age Children thru the Summer! Donations will be collected at ALPC beginning June 5th, please GO HERE for more details. Congratulations to our Graduating Seniors! To view photos and a write-up on each of our graduating Seniors, please GO HERE. Conversations Keep Families Strong! Join Us for a Parent Cafe to help keep the conversations strong in your family! Parent Cafes are groups of parents and guardians who meet in a cafe atmosphere in the Session Room to share stories, concerns, etc. Refreshments and childcare are provided. Each cafe has its own theme. For more information, please GO HERE View and Print Winning Chili and Soup Recipes! Parisienne Style Chicken Chili Sweet Potato Ham Chowder Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup VOLUNTEER SCHEDULE To view a 6-month Volunteer Schedule (Jan - June 2016), please GO HERE. Schedule includes: Worship Assistants, Greeters, Coffee Servers, Sound Room, Ushers and Communion Team (when applicable). Mission Calendar Please Go Here to View our 2016 Mission Calendar! Join ALPC on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram! MEET PASTOR CHARLIE! WATCH HERE VIEW BIOGRAPHY HERE #hashtag #alpcRetreat Fun was had by all at the annual church retreat! The photos tell the whole story! Please Go Here to View More Photos! The Church Choir is always looking for a few more vocalist or Bell Ringers! Contact Muriel @440-933-6240 if you are interested or show up for practice on Wednesday evenings. Click here for pics of the 60/20 pigroast! Featured events MAY22 10am- Traditional Worship- Celebrating our Graduating Seniors! 11:15am- Wired Word 11:30am- New Contemporary Worship Experience 12:30pm- Spring Work Day Bible Verse: Revelation 19:4-19, John 1:29-34 MAY23 9am- Walking Group Bible Verse: Prov. 10:1-12, Matthew 12:22-32 MAY24 7-10pm- Hipp Dance (Open to Everyone!)- Hart Hall Bible Verse: Prov. 15:16-33, Matthew 12:33-42 MAY25 7:15am- Contemplative Prayer- Sanctuary 9am- Walking Group 6pm- Martial Arts- Hart Hall 6:45pm- Bell Choir- Church foyer 8pm- Chancel Choir- Sanctuary Bible Verse: Prov. 17:1-20, Matthew 12:43-50 MAY26 7pm- Tap 'n Pow(her) Exercise Class- Hart Hall Bible Verse: Prov. 21:30-22:6, Matt. 13:24-30 MAY27 9am- Walking Group- Church office Bible Verse: Prov. 23: 19-21, 29-24:2, Matthew 13:31-35 MAY28 10am- Martial Arts- Hart Hall Bible Verse: Prov. 25:15-28, Matthew 13:36-43 MAY29 10am- Traditional Worship 11:15am- Wired Word 11:30am- New Contemporary Worship Experience Bible Verse: Eccl. 1:1-11, Luke 11:1-13 MAY30 9am- Walking Group Bible Verse: Eccl. 2:1-15, Matthew 13:44-52 MAY31 7-10pm- Hipp Dance (Open to Everyone!)- Hart Hall Bible Verse: Eccl. 2:16-26, Matthew 13:53-58 JUNE1 7:15am- Contemplative Prayer- Sanctuary 9am- Walking Group 6pm- Martial Arts- Hart Hall 6:45pm- Bell Choir- Church foyer 8pm- Chancel Choir- Sanctuary Our Mission Statement In awe, we RECEIVE God's Grace and Gospel. In gratitude, we RESPOND with Worship and Servanthood. In love, we REPRESENT Jesus Christ as we minister to transform lives in family, community and the world.