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We are so glad you are visiting the Murray Presbyterian Church web page.


We strive to be a Christ centered church that is welcoming and friendly.  Our Church values relationships, and we would love to get to know you.  We are committed to building up believers, reaching those who are far from God, comforting the sick, and showing compassion for the broken.


We look forward to seeing you soon!


Jeff McDonald







Current Events

                             Monthly Church Calendar

Session:...............................................Fourth Monday @ 7p.m.

Board of Deacons:...............................First Sunday @ 11:15 a.m.

Presbyterian Youth Fellowship:............T.B.A

Women's Evening Circle:......................Second Wednesday @ 7p.m.




“Chocolate For Lent”

The February Women’s Evening Circle Bible Study will be on Wednesday, February 12th at 7:00p.m. You may wish to read Week Three, Getting Wise-The Possibility of Change on page 31. Barb Koester has volunteered to bring treats for the evening.






The Confirmation Class took a break from their Sunday evening study. On Sunday, January 26th they attended the Skillet concert at the Omaha Civic Auditorium. The report back was that the group of 12 had a great time and thoroughly enjoyed Skillet and all the other Christian groups performing that evening. They will be resuming their walk to learn the basic beliefs of the Christian Faith on February 9th at 6:30pm






Craft Day had 12 ladies eagerly working on their selected craft/project on January 18th. You are highly encouraged to join us on Saturday, February 15th at 10:00AM for a few hours of adult fellowship and time together.  Some of us crochet, some make cards, some scrapbook, some organize pictures & some work on organizing recipes. The crochet instructors, Donna & Linda will be there to share their talent if you would like to learn the art of crocheting. Call Judy with questions” 402-235-2808

Saturday, February 15th at 10:00a.m.



February 16, 2014

2014 continues to dish out the cold temperatures.  So mark your calendars for the Fellowship Luncheon on February 16th and warm up with .LaVerne’s Tasty Taco Salad and Frank’s  Big Burritos. 







Spring in March

In March, Dave & Kathy & Anna will get us talking about the new Spring revitalization & rebirth of flowers, improved weather & spending time outdoors. Dave & Kathy will be making and serving the Fellowship Luncheon of Corned Beef & Cabbage and Anna will top it off with Mini Pies. Mark your calendar for March 16th




Miner & Robertson Families

Karen Waters’ Family

Bill Lewis Family

JoNon Hobson – Derryl Wilson

LaVerne Ebner - Tina Kidd - Pat Njus

Shawn Kliegl - Gladys Hauschild



Mom’s In Prayer

Please join our group of Moms that meet every Tuesday that school is in session for the 2013-2014 school year. We meet from 8:00a.m.-9:00a.m. at the Murray Presbyterian Church. We pray for all three Conestoga schools i.e. Elementary, Alternative & Jr./Sr. High School. If you are unable to attend, but would love to pray for our school, I will gladly e-mail you the prayer sheet of our specific requests each week.


Call Cami Hartig@ 402-298-8431







Upcoming Events

Please mark your calendar for the 5th Annual Community-wide Women’s Retreat, Hosted by the Murray Presbyterian Church.


This year we are excited to hear from Rachel Olsen, the author of My One Word, a great book many of us picked up at last year’s retreat! She is also the author of the book It’s No Secret: Revealing Divine Truths Every Woman Should Know, and will be speaking on the most requested topic from this book – “Get By With a Little Help From Your Friends”. With Bible in hand, and experience as a biblically trained life coach, she will help women of all ages and life stages develop and deepen healthy friendships.


Please visit www.RachelOlsen.com to learn more about her!


The Retreat Details:

DATES: Friday, March 7th & Saturday, March 8th   

            (7:00pm in the evening to 3:00pm the

            Following afternoon)

LOCATION: Lied Lodge & Conference Center

PACKAGES: All packages include breakfast & lunch on Saturday, refreshments throughout the retreat & admission to all sessions

            $125 for a single room

            $85/person for a double room (additional   

              Pricing options available if you would like to  

              Add a third or fourth person)

            $40/person for those who don’t choose to 

             Stay overnight

Grab a girlfriend and join us for this refreshing weekend!

Questions? Please contact Krista McDonald or Julie Nickels.



A brief Congregational Meeting will be held on February 23rd.





The next Mobile Food Pantry, sponsored by the Murray Presbyterian Deacon’s has been scheduled for Saturday, March 22nd.


A mobile pantry is a traveling food pantry that delivers food free of charge directly to people who need assistance for a one-day food distribution. The goal is to provide food where there is a high need but limited resources. Food Bank for the Heartland works with a nonprofit agency to schedule a mobile pantry and advertise it in the community.






The apportionment for each person on the active roll of our church for 2014 is $34.48.






The March-April-May issues have arrived and are on the back table for you to pick up.