Events

Book Club

6:30pm Nov 13
Annette Toebe's

Note the date change, we are meeting a week early due to Thanksgiving.

Book: The Glassblower by Petra Durst-Benning

Family Fest Art Workshop

1:00-4:00pm Nov 17
Walton Hall

An Advent art workshop for the whole family! All ages are welcome. Kim Williams will guide us as we create art and reflect on the upcoming season of Advent. Some pieces may be chosen to be put on display in the church throughout the season. Come at 1pm for instruction, but stay as long as you like.

Advent Quiet Morning

9:30-11:30am Dec 1
Chapel

Please join us for an Advent Quiet Morning
Guided by John & Nina Whitnah
Open to Everyone – women, men, parishioners, guests
No pre-registration required.

Advent Lessons & Carols

4:00pm Dec 2
Church

This service will include lessons pertaining to the promised coming of the Messiah and Jesus’ return. It will be a wonderful way to celebrate the Advent season and prepare for the celebration of Christmas!

Man Up Dinner

6:00-8:00pm Dec 5
Ashton Hall

Speaker: Rev. Dr. David Bruner 
Topic: "Keep Advent Weird"

Dave recently earned his PhD in Christian Theology from Princeton Theological Seminary, has taught at Eastern University and attends Paoli Presbyterian where is wife is an associate Pastor.

Walk-ins welcomed!

Advent Family Service

10:00-11:30am Dec 8
Ashton Hall

Come enjoy a family-focused service intended to help people of all ages dive into the Advent season. There will be a brief service that will include a story and some songs, snacks to share, and crafts to work with. All are welcome.  

Women’s Ministry will sell homemade Christmas Cookies to benefit their scholarship fund after the service.

Vox Amadeus Concert

8:00-9:30pm Dec 8
Church

Rennaisance Noël  Voices and Period Instruments

This season marks the 32nd consecutive year of our annual tradition of magical Renaissance Noël concerts by the Vox Renaissance Consort, celebrating the glorious Renaissance Christmas music of Old Europe, with masterpieces for single and double chorus, solo voices, and period instruments, plus traditional carols. A unique feature of these concerts is our Renaissance Consort performers exquisitely attired in lush period costumes. Come and experience a joyful and traditional old-world Noël!

Christmas Eve

11am, 5pm, 8pm & 11pm Dec 24
Church

11am Family Service (especially for families with young children)
5pm Festal Holy Eucharist (special music begins at 4:30pm)
8pm New Chapel Christmas Eve (contemporary service with Eucharist)
11pm Festal Holy Eucharist (special music begins at 10:30pm)

There is no childcare, the nursery will be open

Parents, Pins, and Pasta!

4:00-6:00pm Jan 6, 2019
Devon Bowling Lanes
Parents Pins and Pasta is the Youth Ministries' Winter Kickoff Event.  It is for THE WHOLE FAMILY ! (mom, dad, sister, brother... and sure... bring grandma and grandpa if you like!)   Each year, this is one of our biggest events and it's a BLAST!

Relationship Refresh

Fri 6:30-9:00pm & Sat 9:30am-3:30pm Feb 1-2, 2019

A practical workshop for getting to know yourself and your partner at a deeper level to break free from the stuck places to a deeper connection. Led by Cheryl Sparks, PhD.

College Ministry Spring Break Service Trip

Mar 2-9, 2019
Guyan Valley, West Virginia

Calling all Handymen and women! Would you like to join the college ministry on their spring break service trip to the Guyan Valley, WV with the Appalachia Service Project (ASP) the week of March 2-9, 2019? We will serve alongside homeowners and those experiencing rural poverty to make their homes “Warmer, Safer, and Drier.” We’d love for you to come along with us!

Bishops & Breweries Tour

May 24 - Jun 2, 2019
England
Join Richard and Ruth Morgan on a Guided Tour of Historic British Cathedrals and British Breweries (Tasting optional).

This Week

Today

8:00am | Eucharist

8:00am - 8:45am
Location: Chapel

9:00am | Staff meeting

9:00am - 9:30am
Location: Central Office Space
We meet each Tuesday as a staff following the 8am Eucharist.

9:00am | Day School Gym

9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Walton Hall

9:00am | Joy of Living Small Groups

9:00am - 11:45am
Location: 260

11:30am | Ladies Lunch Bible Study

11:30am - 2:00pm
Location: 223 Fishbowl

7:00pm | Boy Scouts Troop 106

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: Ashton Hall North
Sara Culbert 610-608-8501

Wednesday

7:00am | Morning Prayer

7:00am - 7:30am
Location: Chapel

9:00am | Day School Gym

9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Walton Hall

9:00am | Staff Training

9:00am - 4:00pm
Location: 263

9:30am | Gathering Hope ESL

9:30am - 11:30am
Location: 260

10:00am | Women's Bible Study

10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: 223 Fishbowl

6:30pm | College Family Dinner

6:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: Old Rectory
Join us at the Old Rectory for dinner and a discussion about the intersection of life and faith. Newcomers always welcome!

7:00pm | Healing Meeting with Dr. Frank Sizer

7:00pm - 9:30pm
Location: Ashton Hall North

7:00pm | Fireside Bible Study

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Panera Bread (Malvern)
This is our midweek Bible study for High School students.  Come early if you plan to order food so we can get started right on time.  If possible, RSVP each week to Jonathan (a txt msg is fine) if you're coming so he knows how many to expect.

7:00pm | Insight Bible Study

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: 263

Thursday

9:00am | Food Closet Distribution

9:00am - 11:00am
Location: Ashton Hall South
Standard morning food closet distribution of food
 

9:00am | Day School Gym

9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Walton Hall

9:15am | Morning Prayer

9:15am - 9:30am
Location: Chapel

9:15am | Insight Bible Study

9:15am - 11:30am
Location: 260

9:30am | Chester Co Volunteer English Program

9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 223 Fishbowl
Sue Laskin 610-407-0556

1:00pm | Prayer for the Nation

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: 223 Fishbowl

7:00pm | Alanon

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Chapel

7:00pm | Adult Choir Rehearsal

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Choir Room
Adult Choir Rehearsal

Friday

9:00am | Day School Gym

9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Walton Hall

11:00am | Chester Co Volunteer English Program

11:00am - 12:30pm
Location: 223 Fishbowl
Sue Laskin 610-407-0556

7:00pm | AA 11th Step Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: 263
Good Samaritan

Saturday

9:00am | McNutt Healing Training

9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: 223 Fishbowl

9:30am | Food Closet Thanksgiving Groceries Distribution

9:30am - 11:30am
Location: Ashton Hall South
Food Closet distribution of groceries needed for preparation of a family Thanksgiving dinner.
 

1:00pm | Caring for Caregivers Support Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: 223 Fishbowl
Monthly support group for caregivers

1:00pm | Good Sam Family Fest November/Art

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Walton Hall
Families will gather for an art workshop with Kim Williams in Walton Hall.

Sunday

7:30am | Holy Eucharist

7:30am - 8:30am
Location: Chapel
Traditional Liturgy, no choir

9:00am | Holy Eucharist with Choir and Praise

9:00am - 10:30am
Location: Church
Liturgy and both classical and praise music. Most attended service. Childcare is available and Sunday School is offered for children and Youth.

9:00am | Sunday School, 9am

9:00am - 10:00am
Location: PreK / K
Kids from Infants through 6th grade can participate in Sunday School classes with their peers.  Classes are available for Infants, Toddlers, PreK/K, Elementary, and 5-6th grades (Club 56).

10:00am | Hearts & Minds

10:00am - 11:00am
Location: 215

10:15am | HELPS Ministry Mission Presentation

10:15am - 11:30am
Location: Central Office Space

10:45am | Adult Discipleship

10:45am - 11:30am
Location: 263
Study on Galatians

11:00am | Holy Eucharist with Choir

11:00am - 12:15pm
Location: Chapel

11:00am | New Chapel

11:00am - 12:15pm
Location: Church
Contemporary Service Childcare is available and Sunday School is offered for children and Youth.

11:00am | Sunday School, 11am

11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: PreK / K
Kids from Infants through 6th grade can participate in Sunday School classes with their peers.  Classes are available for Infants, Toddlers, PreK/K, Elementary, and 5-6th grades (Club 56).

3:45pm | Children's Music Program 3-8

3:45pm - 4:45pm
Location: Choir Room

4:00pm | Brandywine Singers Concert

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Church
Brandywine Singers Concert

4:00pm | Youth Group

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Walton Hall

6:00pm | Alpha

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Ashton Kitchen

Monday

9:00am | Day School Gym

9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Walton Hall

9:30am | Gathering Hope ESL

9:30am - 11:30am
Location: 260

4:00pm | Walking the Mourner's Path

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: 215
Grief work group, meeting weekly.
Requires registration