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This Week at Praise – December 8, 2019

Worship Services | 9:00 AM & 10:30 AM

Tuesday, December 10 – Prayer Focused Gatherings
Men’s Prayer Breakfast | 8:00 AM Fellowship Center
Intercessory Morning Prayer Service | 11:00 AM Johnson Prayer Chapel

Wednesday, December 11 – Mid-week Services | 7:00 PM

Monday – Thursday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM-Johnson Prayer Chapel Open for Individual Prayer


Pastor Bob McCuen – bmccuen@praisecathedral.org

Monday, December 9 – Cast and Orchestra (no choir) rehearsal at 7:00 PM in the Worship Center.

Wednesday, December 11 – Choir, cast and orchestra rehearsal at 7:00 PM in the Worship Center

Friday, December 13 – Choir, cast, and orchestra rehearsal at 7:00 PM in the Worship Center.

If you are interested in being a part of the choir ministry, please contact Pastor Bob at 864-350-8433 or bmccuen@praisecathedral.org.


Our Prayer and Intercessory Ministry Team is continually covering your needs and requests in prayer.
Prayer requests may be submitted online or in the boxes located throughout the lobby. If you are interested in joining our team, please email Becky McCuen at rebeccamccuen@praisecathedral.org, or contact the church office at 864-879-4878.

Join us on Tuesdays as we focus our hearts on Prayer.

The following Prayer Gatherings will be offered every Tuesday:

Men’s Prayer Breakfast | Join Pastor Bob at 8:00 AM in the Fellowship Center.

Intercessory Morning Prayer Service – Join us at 11:00 AM in the Johnson Prayer Chapel for an opportunity to get away from distractions and spend time in focused prayer.

Monday – Thursday – 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM – The Johnson Prayer Chapel is open for individual prayer.


Pastor Brent Rains – brentrains@praisecathedral.org


Pastor Corey Rogers – crogers@praisecathedral.org

We are excited to announce that our special needs ministry, iFit, is now open on Sundays during the 10:30 AM worship service.  If you are interested in volunteering please contact Pastor Corey at crogers@praisecathedral.org.

We will have our Praise Kid’s Christmas party at the Roller Sports in Taylors on Wednesday, December 18.  The Children’s Center will be closed at this time.

Parent’s Night Out (“PNO”) will be on Friday, December 20 from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM.  Sign your child up online here or on the Praise Kids App.

Our annual Christmas caroling at Praise Village will be on Friday, December 20 during PNO.

Visit the Praise Kids’ App for “Everything Christmas.”  Here you will find the elementary Christmas play music & information, the music the pre-schoolers will sing in the Worship Center, and the Nursery Parade sign-ups.

It is time to reserve your bus seat for Kidfest 2020. Register today with a $25 deposit per person on the Praise Kids App.  Your kids will not want to miss this unforgettable weekend of worship on May 1 – 3.

To download the Praise Kids’ App, please click here.


Pastor Bo Madden – bmadden@praisecathedral.org

Parents:  The best way to stay informed of any and all PCS activities and information is to join our parent text group and our Facebook group. To receive text notifications, send the text “@pcsparents” to 81010.  To join our Facebook group, search PCS parents and request to be added.

All 6th and 7th graders are invited to Amplify in Chattanooga, TN on Friday, February 21 – Sunday, February 23.  The cost is $175 per person.  Space is limited.  Register online here.

All 8th – 12th graders are invited to Winterfest in Knoxville, TN on Friday, March 13 – Sunday, March 15.  The cost is $175 per person.  Space is limited.  Register online here.


praiseladies@praisecathedral.org


Pastor Chris Criswell – ccriswell@praisecathedral.org


College & Young Adult
Pastor Jonathan McClain – jmcclain@praisecathedral.org or 864-630-2126

College & young adults will meet at Stomping Grounds in Greer at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, December 11.

College & young adults will have a Christmas party on Wednesday, December 18 at 7:00 PM in the Fellowship Center.


Senior Adult Directors Steve & Sue Howard – showard@praisecathedral.org

Our next senior adult meal will be Sunday, January 5 in the Dining Center following the 10:30 AM worship service.  Sign up on the “Who’s in the Pew” pad or online here.


 Pastor’s Bible Study
Join Pastor Madden for Pastor’s Bible study on Wednesday nights at 7:00 PM in the Dining Center.  Come a little early to enjoy some food and fellowship.

Donations Needed
The Royal Rangers and Grounded (College & Young Adults) are taking up donations of non-perishable food items for Greer Relief.  Please drop all donations off at the Connect Center or the Children’s Center.

Grief Support
If you have lost a loved one and need to speak to someone, please send an email to praisegrief@praisecathedral.org

Compassionate Moms
If you are a mom that has lost a child, please join us in the Fellowship Center at 3:00 PM on Sunday, December 22 for a time of healing, sharing, and support.  Please contact Pastor Jonathan at jmcclain@praisecathedral.org or 864-879-4878 with any questions.

Operation Christmas Child
We collected 159 shoeboxes for “Operation Christmas Child.”  Thank you to all who donated.

Choir Invitation Cards
Invitation cards for the choir Christmas musical “Worthy” are available at the Connect Center.

Seat Sponsor
If you would like to sponsor a seat for a student to go to Amplify and/or Winterfest, please see Pastor Bo or Jen.  The cost is $50.

Water Baptism
We will have a baptism service on Sunday, December 29 in the 10:30 AM worship service.  Please stop by the Connect Center or register online here. Contact Pastor Jeff at 864-879-4878 or jshirley@praisecathedral.org with any questions.

Upcoming Events
December 8: Nursery parade and “Not so Silent Night” (Praisetown’s Christmas program) at 6:00 PM in the Worship Center;
December 15: “Worthy” (Choir’s Christmas program) at 10:30 AM and 3:00 PM;
December 20:  Christmas fruit bagging at 2:00 PM in the foyer of the Worship Center;
December 22:  Christmas Fruit Sunday;
December 24:  Christmas Eve service at 12:00 PM in the Worship Center;
No mid-week services on December 25 and January 1.

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