What’s right about Redwoods Presbyterian Church?

Redwoods Presbyterian Church — Larkspur, California

Like many churches in the COVID-19 era, Redwoods Presbyterian Church is meeting for worship by Zoom.  Though we have had great success with this format, there are some members that are unable to participate.  One was a member approaching her 97th birthday.  A deacon suggested that we meet at the church in masks and walk with social distance to offer a birthday surprise to this member at her home.  The group showed up with signs, flowers and cards as the astounded member waved from her balcony.

It was such a success that the deacons have continued the new tradition on other members’ birthdays.  Though the next surprise was for a 98-year old member, being a nonagenarian is not a prerequisite for a birthday visit from the deacons!

Stephanie Ryder and
     Redwoods Presbyterian Church Bible study group

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