March 14, 2024 – Newsletter


Young Adult Dinner & Bible Study this Tuesday!
Good food, good company … bring a friend! We’ll be at the Kline’s, 1206 S Suffolk Dr. starting at 6:30. We’ll be discussing the second thing that God uses to grow our faith: Providential Relationships. Come join in this week!

Next 2 weeks, Zoom Only with a NEW Link!
Lenten Bible Study,Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm 

This week meet Mary Magdalen and Mary, the mother of Jesus. Do NOT come down to HPPC; it will be Zoom ONLY this week and next. 

CLICK HERE for Zoom 
(password mermaid; Meeting ID: 837 6632 2199). 

If you missed some, you can find them below, or on the website, Coming Events tab.
PETER part 1, week 1 CLICK HERE
PETER part 2, week 2 CLICK HERE

Still to explore: THOMAS and JOHN

Taught by Kim Harvey Brannan, local Christian author of “Quiet Conversations: What God Wants You to Know About Him.

Donate and Dedicate a Lily for Easter
Donate a lily or two to decorate the Sanctuary for Easter. You may dedicate it in memory or in honor of someone. Please complete the form exactly as you would like it when printed in the Bulletin on Easter Sunday. Forms are available in the Bulletin; include a check or you can pay on Church Centerand email the office. Please include $20 per lily. 

Prayers in the Chapel
Drop In 11:00 am to 1:00 pm 

During Lent, take a meditative break at lunchtime and drop into the Chapel for self-directed prayer. Suggestions are on the Lectern outside the Fellowship Hallway. 

ESTEAM Learning Labs & Apollo Academy Host Summer Camps at HPPC! (Discount available)Discovery Camps for kids 4-8 include experiences such as Around the World, Pirate Camp, Games, Super Heroes, Ocean Exploration and more.Camps for kids 8-15 focus on Robotics and Engineering, Art, Performing Arts, Video Production and Technology, and Science.Discovery STEAM Camps Ages 4 – 8All other STEAM Camps  Ages 8 – 15Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4 pmCost $435.00 Full Day $245.00 1/2 Day (Discovery Camps Only).  Use Code HPPC15 for 15% off all registrations (offer expires April 25th or when camp is full).Register Here.


Sunday, Mar. 17th Worship in the Sanctuary at 10:00 am

“Your Moment of Clarity” Matthew 4:1-17
Rev. John Hougen, Interim Pastor

11:00 Classes for Children; Coffee & Conversation for Adults. Children are “shepherded out” of Worship after the Children’s Time. Nursery opens at 9:45 am

The Worship Service will be live-streamed on our Hyde Park Presbyterian Church YouTube channel under LIVE!  CLICK HERE to go to the page.


Catch a Glimpse of Sunday’s Message
from Interim Pastor Rev. John Hougen

CLICK HERE for Rev. John’s glimpse at Mar. 10th on the Hyde Park Presbyterian Facebook page.

PAID, Part Time Position Available:
Facilities Superintendent

This is a part-time salaried position for 30 hours per week. This person will function as the church caretaker and help meet our community’s church facility needs. If you or someone you know is interested, please contact the church office.

Dates During Lent at a Glance

Wed. Mar. 13, 20, 27 @7pm Lenten Bible Study
Tue. Mar. 19 @ 6:30pm Young Adult Dinner & Study
Sun. Mar. 24 @ 10am Palm Sunday
Thu. Mar. 28 Maundy Thursday
Sun. Mar. 31 @ 10am Easter Sunday