Throughout the year you will find that there are special events, Bible studies, education classes, and fellowship groups designed to meet the needs of couples, parents, and families. Not only will you find excellent teachers, but also warm and welcoming communities striving together towards maturity in Christ. Whether you are taking your first steps into the Christian life or long-time pilgrim, you will find a place to connect.
Events for Families
5 – 7PM, Saturday, February 27
Did you know that empathy is down 40-50% in college students in the last 20 years?
Join us for a multi-sensory evening where each family will “step into the shoes” of children living in poverty. Families will visit a variety of hands-on stations designed to develop a generation of empathetic and confident children.
Come see God’s greater world. No passport required!
Dinner included, all ages invited. This is a family event!
Family Fun Night!
Everyone is welcome at LPC’s Family Fun Nights.
They’re tons of Fun!
Support our Miracle for Kids sponsored family! Bring your famous chili for the CHILI cook-off. BINGO for all with cash prizes and Bounce House for the children.
DINNER: All you can eat chili bowl, $5, or pizza by the slice, $2
BINGO: 4 cards for $10
Proceeds from the evening will help the Greco Family, part of the Miracles for Kids outreach of LPC. For more information about LPC’s connection with Miracles for Kids, click here.
To learn more about Miracles for Kid, visit their website.
Forest Home Family Camp
Forest Home Family Camp is a week-long camp where you and your children grow in your relationship with God, spend time together as a family, recharge as a couple, and connect with others from Laguna Presbyterian Church.
Typical Forest Home Schedule
Morning: Breakfast together. The children go to faith growing activities, and the adults attend “Morning Jump Start” for worship, studying the Bible, and hearing from a speaker.
Afternoon: Lunch together. The afternoons are free for family recreation. Forest Home offers activities, such as the lake, the pool, hiking, miniature golf, the climbing wall, the zip line, fishing, the snack bar, the craft cabin, and much more!
Evening: Dinner together apart from a few nights when adults can enjoy dinner separately. Adults have the option of attending the evening meeting and then have free time until 11:00 PM.
To learn more information or to sign up, go to Forest Home’s website.
Bethlehem Village – Christmas Eve
During the Christmas season, Tankersley Hall is transformed into a Bethlehem Village where the kids enjoy experiencing activities and learning various facts about life during the time of Jesus. Teachers are dressed in period clothes and marketplace booths are set up. Children take part in weaving, spice preparation, games and crafts, tablet writing, and much more.
Events for Parents
MOMS is a weekly Bible study designed to nurture women towards a clearer understanding of their faith and to develop friendships that allow for an open and honest discussion of the issues we face as mothers. Moms of all ages are encouraged to join us. Bring a friend; drop-ins are welcome! We meet on Fridays from 9:30 – 11:30 AM in the Brides’ Room. Childcare is available by reservation and there is a small materials fee. For additional information and to make a childcare reservations contact Caroline Millson.
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)
Our MOPS+ (Mothers of Pre-Schoolers and Older) group is a special place where you can meet other mothers also passing through this unique stage of life. You’ll have a chance not only to make new friends, but also to discover a wealth of helpful hints and smarter strategies when dealing with the challenges of motherhood. Our program offers a morning of food, fun, creative activities, guest speakers on relevant topics such as parenting, relationships, marriage, and more! Plus attending children are cared for in our quality MOPPETS program! We have a wonderful nursery and amazing care givers who love to hold and rock babies. Toddlers and older have a great time playing and exploring the theme of the day in our spacious newly-built Youth Center.
Who Should Come?
Moms who are pregnant or adopting, or moms with infants through elementary-age children.
We are registering now for our Spring 2016 MOPS and MOPPETS programs! Reserve your space now!