Rummage Sale August 27-28, 2021

Our sale is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, August 27-28 and HPPC needs your help getting ready! Please come join in the summer sorts on Thursday nights (7-9 pm). There are only 6 more Thursday sort nights remaining to unpack, sort and price everything! Monday and Tuesday mornings are also open for sorting to anyone who can spare a hour or two. Because this is the first time we’ve combined so many rooms…Keep Reading

Meet our PNC!

GET TO KNOW HPPC’S PASTOR NOMINATING COMMITTEE! The following members were elected by the congregation on June 6 to undertake the hard, prayerful work of recommending the next permanent pastor for our church. They will receive orientation/training on July 1 and then begin the critical work of writing a Ministry Information Form and job descriptions, and then begin the careful work of reviewing possible candidates. Pat Dawson Chris Schallmo Karen…Keep Reading

Save the Date! June 6th Congregational Meeting to Elect PNC

HPPC will hold a congregational meeting to elect HPPC’s Pastor Nominating Committee. This meeting will meet via Zoom. Check upcoming eNews for a link to the meeting

Sermons

Click to see All Saint Sunday at HPPC – Nov 1, 2020 Two Things We Don’t Talk About Much Revelation 7:9-17 Matthew 5:1-2 All Saints Day – November 1, 2020 Highland Park Presbyterian Church David Hogue, Interim Pastor My mother used to tell a story that I can never directly recall. I must have been 5 or 6 years old, and my theological interest apparently had shown up early. One…Keep Reading

National Day of Mourning and Lament – Marked the 100,000th death due to Coronavirus.

Monday, Jun 1, Highland Park Mayor Nancy Rotering asked that we, along with other churches in the city who have bells, ring ours at noon. The city was participating in the National Day of Mourning and Lament that marked the 100,000th death due to the corona virus. Chris Schallmo rang the bell on our behalf, and Ginny and Maddie Fisk placed four empty chairs in the lawn in honor of…Keep Reading

We Remember

In Memory of Our Beloved Judy Deam. https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/chicagotribune/obituary.aspx?n=judy-deam&pid=196435465&fhid=4182

Rummage Sale: August 29th Cancelled

RUMMAGE 2020 UPDATE The Rummage Group met virtually again this week to further discuss our options for rummage and fundraising this year. While our August 29 sale is cancelled, we will be trying to hold an early to mid-August Furniture Pop-Up Sale outside behind the church by the shed and manse garage, under our tent. We will enforce strict rules regarding mask-wearing and social distancing. Anyone willing to help, either…Keep Reading

Mental Health Resources During Pandemic

For anyone experiencing stress, anxiety or depression during these uncertain times, the City of Highland Park has published the below resources for your reference. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/managing-stress-anxiety.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprepare%2Fmanaging-stress-anxiety.html https://www.northshore.org/healthy-you/10-ways-to-relieve-stress-during-covid-19 https://www.cityhpil.com/resident/covid-19/mental_health_and_wellness.php

Mission Partners

Equal Exchange and Moraine Township Food Pantry are only two of HPPC’s many mission partners. Weekend Meals Mission and Moraine Township Food Pantry Would you consider helping a child who is food insecure in Highland Park/Highwood? We’re looking for one time volunteers to purchase a bag of groceries to provide a District 112 student with weekend food. No long term commitment. Just bring the bag of groceries (approximately $17) to…Keep Reading

HPPC Service Projects

PADS Bi- Weekly We will be preparing and serving lunches to the guests at the shelter. Preparations on Saturday and food delivery every other Monday! Thanks to all volunteers that make this happen!!

Children’s Ministries/Education

SUNDAY SCHOOL and HPPK Come join us for Sunday School this spring! We have a lot to share and are always happy to have visitors. Stop by our rooms to see what we’ve been working on. Ask us about our Bible Memory Verses and challenge us to remember the Fruits of the Spirit. Can a watermelon be a fruit of the spirit? Ask us to find out! The HPPK musical,…Keep Reading