ARTICLES


Write Notes of Encouragement

Write Notes of Encouragement

Write By:

Do you have a heart for writing encouraging notes and cards?  The Deacons send many cards each month and are looking for help in this ministry of encouragement.  All supplies are provided.  If you are interested, please contact Deacon Pat Thistle....

Continue Reading


COVID-19 Drive-thru Donation Provides Much Needed Relief

This past Saturday May 2nd, the CS365 team from Solana Beach Presbyterian Church helped organize a donation drive for twelve various non-profit organizations supporting our most vulnerable neighbors. Three church parking lots in Encinitas and Carmel Valley hosted more than 100 volunteers and accepted drop-off donations from 200 drive-thru vehicles, which filled up around 60 SUVs and pick-up trucks. It was truly a blessed experience seeing our community unite together in love during these uncertain times.  While still adhering to social distancing rules, four congregations and their friends worked collectively on Saturday:......

Continue Reading


Ladle Fellowship

Ladle Fellowship

Write By:

Hi Faithful Prayer Team, We hope that you are having a wonderful week! On Sunday, each Ladle guest received a hearty meal which included an individually packaged shepherd’s pie made by our talented volunteer cook Jeff! Our faithful volunteers served well over 200 of these delicious comfort meals as many came back for “seconds.” The devotion that was given to each guest was based upon the meeting with Jesus and Thomas from John 20:24-29. This heartfelt devotion from John S. ended with this special prayer, “Dear Jesus, we all experience some doubt......

Continue Reading


Letter from Word of Life Camp Hungary

“….there is nothing too difficult for you…..Jer.32:17” As the Covid-19, made its way into our country, Hungary, as well our life and ministry changed drastically since the middle of March. We did not stop serving, we just had to change our ways of serving. New challenges require new solutions. Like most of the schools, Word of Life Hungary’s Bible Institute had to switch from classroom teaching to online teaching. March 16th, we had to send our Bible Institute’s students home, which was quite a challenge having 59 students from 15 countries. They......

Continue Reading


Update from Session

Update from Session

Write By:

Session held its regular April meeting on Tuesday, April 14 via a video conference call. Pastor Paula Taylor led us and the Deacons in a spiritual practice at the start of the meeting, reminding us who Jesus is to all of us and each of us while we lead the church in the midst of sheltering in place. After, the Session continued separately by hearing updates from Pastor Mike McClenahan on SBPC finances, staff, and ministry. In March, we continued the eighth month of operating at a surplus and our reserves are......

Continue Reading


Supporting Our Community With our Giving

A portion of our offering today will be given to directly support some of the most vulnerable families in our community. We will work with North County Immigration and Citizenship Center, Kingdom Builder Foundation and Casa de Amistad. At North County Immigration and Citizenship Center (NCICC) and Casa de Amistad, the vulnerable families we serve are experiencing devastating job loss and reduction in hours due to the COVID-19 “shelter in place” protocol. Our clients and students are telling us that they’re worried about paying their rent and utilities, providing computers, internet and......

Continue Reading


Fundraiser at Rudy's

Fundraiser at Rudy’s

Write By:

Solana Beach Community Members are fundraising to support Casa de Amistad’s COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund. Rudy’s Taco Shop (524 Stevens Ave., Solana Beach) is donating 25% of profits in April to our Emergency Relief Effort. This was really a really nice surprise and it was inspiring to see the community come together to support those in need. We have set up an online donation page on our website as well at www.casadeamistad.org. Our goal is to raise money for emergency relief for Casa de Amistad families and all of our currently enrolled......

Continue Reading


Let's connect!

We want to hear from you.
SUBSCRIBE
X

Sign up for our weekly email newsletter.

SUBSCRIBE
close-link