Follow Christ’s Lead This Advent Season

Magi with Manger

Every year, society expects us to celebrate the holiday season even bigger and better than years before. This year, coming together to reclaim Advent and Christmas can be both humbling and fulfilling. As we excitedly await the birth of Christ, it’s important to remember the reason for the season: the newborn Servant of All. With… Continue reading Follow Christ’s Lead This Advent Season

Toy Drive

Metropolitan Ministries provides toys during the holiday season to over 17,000 children.  Your donations will ensure every child has a gift waiting for them under the tree. We will deliver your donations to Metropolitan Ministries if dropped off at Temple Terrace Presbyterian Church by 11:00 AM on Sunday, December 17th. Needed Items Infants: Crib & Stroller Toys… Continue reading Toy Drive

Parenting Workshop: Who’s in Charge?

Promoting Personal Power and Preventing Power Struggles Personal power is all about inner strength and the ability to get our needs met in appropriate ways. But we are not born with this ability, and parents must create an environment where children learn to use their personal power in a positive way. Come meet other parents… Continue reading Parenting Workshop: Who’s in Charge?

Love Your Neighbor

Serendipitously our Mission and Evangelism Committee independently chose to present options for volunteering with local mission agencies on the exact same Sunday when our reading of Romans 12:1-8 would ask us how we might present our bodies as a living sacrifice, using our various gifts so that together we might be the body of Christ… Continue reading Love Your Neighbor

Who Are Our Neighbors

Summary Discussions and responses on the demographic survey “Who are Our Neighbors” uncovered three major themes. See below for the demographic data presented in this survey. Survey responses focused on continuing and expanding programs: Outreach and engagement with our geographic community by shared meals, pantry assistance, fellowship, and collaboration on these with congregations near us,… Continue reading Who Are Our Neighbors

For Tweens

Summer Nights Words and Deeds Movies, service, sharing,challenges, and FUN Fridays July 7, 14, 21, 28 6:30-9 PM Register with Susan or call the church office 813-988-3514 We will explore how God’s Word influences our daily actions.  Each Summer Night will focus on different words from the Bible that ask us to contribute to God’s kingdom here… Continue reading For Tweens

Vacation Bible School – June 2017

All Roads Lead to Rome: Paul and the Underground Church Join Temple Terrace Presbyterian Church for Vacation Bible School, each morning 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. from June 5 through June 9. Children completing grades K-5 will enjoy songs movement, sports activities, crafts, and Bible stories about Paul and the underground church.  Please complete this… Continue reading Vacation Bible School – June 2017

Summer Nights: Starting with the sky

At our first Summer Night for middle school  youth, we explored creation Starting with the sky.  We remembered the Bible story of creation and how God proclaimed, at each step, that creation was Good!  We took time to become still and sense creation around us.  We learned the science of our atmosphere.saw how birds, the… Continue reading Summer Nights: Starting with the sky

Wear-It and Share-It and Community BBQ

Somewhere near you a child needs the clothing that your child has out grown. Somewhere near you a family needs a meal when the month lasts longer than their income. Help us help our neighboring families provide clothing for their children. Temple Terrace Presbyterian Church is collecting new and gently used clothing for infant to… Continue reading Wear-It and Share-It and Community BBQ