March 28, 2024 – Newsletter


Maundy Thursday Service and Communion
7:00 pm in the Chapel, March 28th

Please join us for a short service and personal participation of the Last Supper. Enter through the Willow Doors off the Parking Lot.He said, “Go into the city to a certain man, and say to him, ‘The Teacher says, My time is near; I will keep the Passover at your house with my disciples.’ So the disciples did as Jesus had directed them.
-Matthew 26:18,19

At HPPC Conference Room & Zoom
Meet Thomas Tonight @ 7:00 pm 
Tonight Kim Brannan wraps up the Lenten Bible Study with a study on the disciple Thomas. This is in-person or Zoom.

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

If you missed some, you can find them below, or on the Hyde Park Presbyterian Church YouTube channel under VIDEOS, CLICK HERE
PETER part 1, week 1 CLICK HERE
PETER part 2, week 2 CLICK HERE

Good Friday Prayers in the Chapel
Drop In 11:00 am to 1:00 pm Take a meditative break at lunchtime and drop into the Chapel for prayer. Readings and prayer suggestions are on the Lectern outside in the Fellowship Hallway.
Easter Sunday Egg Hunt
Sunday, March 31st is Easter Sunday! Miss Faith in Children’s Ministry has been in contact with the Office of the Easter Bunny, and she is pleased to announce that he will be stopping by our very own HPPC to hide Easter eggs all over our playground and outdoor area. Stick around after the service for refreshments and childhood memories!

Easter Sunday, Mar. 31st Worship in the Sanctuary at 10:00 am

“It’s Easter! So What?” Philippians 2:5-11
Rev. John Hougen, Interim Pastor
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.


It’s Easter! So What?
Rev. John Hougen gives a hint! (90 seconds)
CLICK HERE for Rev. John’s glimpse at what he’ll say on March 31st, Easter Sunday, on the Hyde Park Presbyterian Facebook page.
FREE LEGO STEAM EVENT, Sunday April 7th 1-3 pm

Don’t miss your chance at this SNEAK PEEK into our STEAM-based Summer Camps! Join us at HPPC/Apollo Academy from 1 -3 pm for Legos, battle bots, arts & crafts and a bouncy house. This is a great opportunity to learn more about ESTEAM Learning Labs, Apollo Academy, Hyde Presbyterian Church and support End 68 Hours of Hunger.

Please bring microwavable rice or instant rice to donate to End 68. These volunteers put nourishing food in the hands of 500+ local school children to carry them through EVERY weekend throughout the school year.

Sacrament of Infant Baptism
Sunday, April 7th at 10 am
Walker Bradley Freeman, son of Mary Beth and Brad Freeman, and Luke Carter Leibl, son of Megan and Chris Leibl, grandson of Nancy and Guy Bryant, will be baptized on Sunday April 7th.

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.

Event Dates at a Glance
Thu. Mar. 28 @ 7pm Maundy Thursday Service Chapel
Mar. 29 Good Friday 11am-1:00pm Prayers in the Chapel
Sun. Mar. 31 @ 10am Easter Sunday
Sun. Mar. 31 @ 11am Egg Hunt
Sun. Apr. 7 @ 10am – Baptisms & The Lord’s Supper
Sun. Apr. 7 1-3pm Free STEAM & LEGO event
Hyde Park Presbyterian Church, 1309 W Swann Ave., Tampa FL 33606
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