State College Presbyterian Church ~ Welcome to our Congregation and our Worship!
We believe that Jesus Christ came to reveal the fullness of God's love for us, and we continue to celebrate that love through praise,
sacraments, service, and community.
132 W. Beaver Ave
State College, PA 16801
Support Us ~ Thank you to everyone who has been able to contribute to our church during this challenging time; SCPC is blessed and fortunate to have such a caring and supportive church family. For those who are able, please remember you can make your offering in any of the following ways:
The Church Building is Closed Until Further Notice but our
Ministry and Mission Continue!
We are checking voice mail (814-238-2422) and emails (email@example.com). Keep checking back here for spiritual offerings and church information and to stay updated on the latest news.
Click here to go to our Staff Page where you will find direct links to staff email addresses.
We continue to work on plans for how we will keep in touch with and care for one another in this time of isolation.
Pray for those who are most deeply affected, keep washing your hands, stay out of crowds and keep checking the website and emails for the latest information.
About Us ~
State College Presbyterian Church is a warm, diverse, dynamic faith community with people of all ages and generations coming together to learn, serve and worship together
In response to God’s unconditional love and Jesus’ example of hospitality, State College Presbyterian Church is called to be a welcoming community. We affirm all people equally, regardless of, for example, race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, capability, religious background, or circumstance of life. We are committed to removing barriers that separate us. As we gather in worship, fellowship and service, all are welcome.
Listen to the Latest Sermon:
May 17, 2020 ~ Sixth Sunday in Easter ~ John 14: 23-29
Click here to go to our 'Sermons" page to listen to past sermons
Get Involved ~
SCPC offers a wide range of ministry opportunities. Whether you'd like to learn more, pray more, or serve more, we have a ministry for you.
Learn About Church Membership
If you don't have a church home, we invite you to consider becoming part of our Church family. Contact our Membership and Program Associate if you have questions or click the button below to learn more about how to become a member.
Join our Community ~
Support Us ~
Making an offering of our financial resources is an integral part of what it means to be a Christian.
We have a variety of ways to make it easy for you to support our church.
Along with paying by check or cash (plate offering), an online giving option is available to make it more convenient for those who wish to contribute by credit card or directly from a checking or savings account. Click the "Give Now" button to make a contribution or to learn more.
NEW: We now have an ACH/direct debit option: click this link for the form and either mail it in OR scan a copy and email to Michelle.
Stewardship ~ Make your Pledge Online! You can make your 2020 pledge by returning a pledge card or submitting an online pledge. Click here to complete an online pledge. This is submitted directly to the Financial Administrator.
Worship With Us!
Though we cannot be together, brief worship services are being recorded for you to view. Visit our Worship Service Videos page to view the library of services. Worship services are posted on Saturdays (as soon as the link is available). Visit our Adult Education page to view the library of available video adult education offerings.
Many thanks to all of those who are participating in bringing these messages to you and to Jerry Sawyer and Kerry Trout for producing, editing and posting these services. We plan to continue offering this type of service throughout this time of isolation.
Click below to view the May 24 worship service
Adult Education is offered this Sunday on YouTube ~ "The Lessons We Learn From our Mothers - Naomi and Ruth" ~ with Allison Maus
This week, Associate in Ministry for College-Age and Young Adult Ministry, Allison Maus, focuses on Naomi and Ruth and the theme of identity and belonging. We'll look at Ruth 1:1-22 & 4:13-17. Tune in and join Allison for this discussion!
Click here to go to our "News" page where you can view a video ministry update about what your church is doing while we are physically separated.
Virtual Prayer Meeting
On Tuesdays at noon, we’ll be hosting a brief prayer meeting via zoom. Join us at noon from wherever you are (Eastern Time) as we share the joys and concerns of our congregation and pray together for our community and the world. We will gather together and if needed break into smaller groups to share and pray together.
May 12, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Every week on Tuesday, until Jun 16, 2020, 6 occurrence(s)
May 19, 2020 12:00 PM
May 26, 2020 12:00 PM
Jun 2, 2020 12:00 PM
Jun 9, 2020 12:00 PM
Jun 16, 2020 12:00 PM
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Your elders, deacons, and church staff are working hard to on ways to continue church life now that public worship and meetings have been suspended for the foreseeable future.
Here is how you can stay connected until we are able to resume our regular worship and program schedule:
Let us all be in prayer for our church, our community, and our world, seeking out God’s healing and strength as we move through these days, and please keep in touch with the church and with your neighbors!
We are Planning to Hold Summer Camps if we are Able!
Stay and Play Summer Camp Registration Now Available!
Click here to download the registration form.
Online Giving Reminder
Remember - if you have signed up for an automatic plan for your pledge and are changing your pledge amount for 2020 you will need to log in to your online giving account and change the amount for the new year. And...if you have arranged for a once or twice a year deduction the charge will show up as "VP*STATE COLLEGE PRESTATE COLLEGE PA" so don't be alarmed when you see this charge.
Also, if your credit card number or expiration date changes, you will need to login to your account to change that information.
Thank you for your continued support! Please contact Financial Administrator Michelle Fortin if you have questions.
News & Events
There is more news to check out on our "News" Page -- click here!
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State College Presbyterian Church
132 W. Beaver Ave
State College, PA 16801
Stay and Play Preschool
Sunday Schedule (Program Year September-May)
9:00 am - Worship Service
10:00 am - Sunday School for Children
10:00 am - Coffee Hour in Social Hall
10:15 am - Adult Education
10:15 am - Membership Opportunity
11:15 am - Worship Service
Single worship service at 10:00 am between Christmas and New Years)
Summer Sunday Schedule (Memorial Day Weekend - Labor Day Weekend)
10:00 am - Worship Service
10:20 am - Summer Sunday School for
Children Age 4 - 3rd grade following
the children's message (dates TBA)
11:15 am - Coffee Hour in Social Hall
11:15 am - Adult Ed (select Sundays)
11:15 am - Membership Opportunity
Monday - Friday: 8:00 - 4:30 pm
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm