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Us

 

Our door is narrow enough to

keep out hate and prejudice, 

but wide enough

to welcome all in God's love.

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The best way to find out about us is to drop by and visit!

     How to Find Us - link to a map  and step by step directions.

We are located between Hawthorne & Division in the heart of SE Portland at the corner of 28th & SE Stephens Street.

Our Weekly/Monthly Schedule at a Glance:

     Sunday ~ 

          Weekly

             9:15 am         Gathering in Grace   If you would like a quiet place for prayer and reflection, you are welcome to enjoy the Chapel.  Invite a prayer partner to join you, write a note, or prepare for worship. A prayer card you have written to be shared in our worship together can be given to an usher, a deacon, or pastor.  Our Choir shares the gift of music beginning their rehearsal at 9:30 am.  You are very welcome to join us! We usually sing through the hymns before working on the anthem for the day.  It is a wonderful way to prepare for worship.  Or, you may wish to gather to visit with members and friends in the Narthex and greet folks as they arrive!

             9:30 am          Choir Rehearsal

            10:30 am         Worship & Childcare (infant to age 8)

            11:45am          Refreshments & Hospitality Time

          Monthly 1st Sundays Celebration of the Lord's Supper (weekly in Lent)

               2nd Sundays Session Meeting 12:00 noon

               3rd Sundays Hymn Sing begins our time of worship at 10:20 am, the Board of Deacons meets                    following worship most months.

     Monday

          Office Hours  10:00 am to 1:00 pm

          Monthly

     Tuesdays ~

          Office Hours   9:00 am to 11:00 am

2nd & 4th Tuesdays      Parish Nurse Office Hours 9:00 am to 11:30 am     

3rd Tuesdays                Reading & Reflection meets 6:45pm          

     Wednesday ~

           Office Hours    10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Adult Bible Study      5:30 pm to 6:30 pm (soup supper for lent)

Choir practice           7:00 pm to 8:30 pm 

     Thursday ~ 

           Office Hours   9:00 am to 11:00 am  

               1st Thursday                 Lunch Bunch 2:00pm

     Fridays ~ Office Closed

     Saturday ~ Office Closed

              

 

Contact Us-

     E-mail: office@chpcpdx.org

     Street & Mailing Address:  2828 SE Stephens Street Portland, OR 97214

     Telephone: (503) 236-2430

 

A Brief History of Our Congregation-Colonial Heights began as a merger

between  three United Presbyterian congregations. Holt Chinese, First United Presbyterian (itself a merger of 1st, 3rd & the Italian United), and Mizpah Presbyterian Churches shared a new venture in1961 with the chartering of CHPC, and in 1962 the building at SE Stephens & 28th was built.  We treasure the heritage of these predecessor congregations who cherished fine music, offered a welcome to all people, earnestly supported mission, and nurtured children.  Connected to, and appreciative of, our past---we are a church of the present seeking God's leading here and now.  The last Sunday of each month we host a welcome lunch for all visitors and share a tour of the building along with a more extensive history of the church and its mission and ministry today.  Please join us any time!