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October 19-25, 2020

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We're so glad you're here...

Prestoncrest is a growing family of faith, hope, love, & we exist to proclaim the good news of Jesus. Do you have questions about God? Searching for a church home? Somewhere in between? We're glad you're here!

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Sat, Oct 24: Pumpkinfest - 5:30-8pm

Sun, Oct 25: Dallas Dinner Table Info & Training - 4-6 pm

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Order of Worship & Sermon Notes

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>> OCT 25 // Order of Worship & Sermon Notes @

Weekly Scripture

"Write God's Word on Our Hearts"
Week 43: October 18-24, 2020 // “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.” ~ Matthew 7:7

Week 44: October 25-31, 2020 // Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. ~ 1 Peter 5:7


In person // OR // Online

Click HERE for our ONLINE options & in-person events. Worship Services are held at Prestoncrest on Sundays at 8:30 am & 10:45 am at the church building  & via live-stream! Bible classes are meeting online and in person (click for complete list). See the videos about our REOPENING & our most UPDATED INFORMATION by clicking HERE.

Member Updates

Prayer needs, showers, & more... updated DAILY!

Updated frequently during the week! Available to members & returning guests listed in our ChurchTeams registry by texting UPDATE to 469.476.5331 & click the link it sends you. Features member-specific information: prayer requests, showers, funerals, and more.

Adult Education Bible Classes

Engaged & Newly Marrieds to Sr Adults

Minister: Robert Stolte

Bible Classes are happening each Sunday morning... but which ones? Where? Are they virtual or in person? Via Zoom? Via live-stream on YouTube? Find all the details on our dedicated webpage by clicking HERE!


Young Adults // College + Singles + Marrieds // 18-35

Minister: Jacob Hawk
CONNECT with us! Newsletter  > Blog 
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Where & When Do We Meet Each Week?

Coming Up...

Singles 35+

Single Parents // Singles 35+ // Divorce Recovery

Minister: Gary Cochran

WEEKLY EVENTS GOING ON NOW! Contact Gary to find out more...


Children's Ministry: Nursery // PK // K-6th // Sunshine School

Director: Rebecca Sutton

Bible Classes resume OCTOBER 25!

Find info & RSVP weekly by Thurs @ & review all safety measures.

  • CHILDREN'S CHURCH during the sermon for ages 2 1/2 - 2nd Grade. Check-in at the table in the Children's area. Staff will take children to their classroom.
  • Newborn - Age 2 1/2: Drop off & pick up any time in the nursery
  • Ages 2 1/2 - 2nd Grade: Check-in at the table in the Children's area. Staff will take children to their Bible class.
  • 3rd- 6th Grade: If you did NOT RSVP this week, please CHECK IN FIRST by heading to the Children's area and checking in at the table. Parents that already RSVP'd this week may let their 3rd-6th graders go to class (in #223 - use the stairs by the Fellowship Hall).

SAT, OCT 24: PUMPKINFEST - A FUN, SAFE outdoor evening together (even though we'll be 6' apart!). Visit for details & links. Members, be sure to sign up to donate and/or volunteer!


Prestoncrest Youth Group // Grades 7-12

Ministers: Bryan Borden & Shelby Thornton

Sunday Morning Bible Classes for PCYG resume on SUNDAY, OCT 25! Details are coming soon to let you know what it will look like to keep us safe AND connected. 

  • STAY IN TOUCH! Webpage, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.
  • WEDS: SMALL GROUPS, 7-8:15pm - JOIN US! 7th & 8th @ Robertson backyard // 9th @ The Zone // 10th & 11th @ Keese backyard // 12th @ Buckhorn Park
  • SAT, OCT 24: PUMPKINFEST needs YOU! Students & adults, sign up to help run games for our community outreach event from 5:30-8pm. Sign up (or review your signups) @ any time.
  • '20/'21 SIGNUPS & EVENTS: Get your BIG DATES LIST for 20-21 and find the signup lists for everything! This is your chance to PLUG IN to small groups, rEal, Trek, Pumpkinfest, and more!
  • Bible Classes resume OCT 25! Find info
    & safety protocols

Small Groups

Weeknight Small Groups // All Ages & Life Stages

Minister: Bob Chisholm

WEEKNIGHT SMALL GROUPS: Visit our Small Group Page for a complete list & to contact the group leader about how and when they are meeting. The Small Groups Page also features resources and a signup for the weekly Small Group Plan.

Local Missions

CDWL: Cover Dallas with Love // Urban Outreach

Minister: Gary Cochran

Sun, Oct 25, 4-6pm: Dallas Dinner Table Info & Training: Our CDWL ministries initiated a partnership with Dallas Dinner Table in 2014 to help better engage, understand, and love neighbors, particularly those of different race backgrounds.  This began with the annual MLK event – diverse groups of 8 meet for dinner: 1 host, 1 facilitator, plus 6 participants.  We share a meal while enjoying respectful, guided conversations.  We have hosted 8 tables of 8 in our Fellowship Hall each year on MLK day since 2014.  We are now initiating the expansion of these experiences for greater impact throughout the year. PLUG IN TO THIS WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY...

  • Sign up to attend on Oct 25 in person or via ZOOM @
  • Come to the info & training on Oct 25, 4-6pm in the Fellowship Hall
  • Hear info & receive training by Gary Cochran and 2 of the DDT board members
  • After the traning, attendees can decide to host, facilitate, or attend a dinner
  • Dinners will be in November - locations and details will be discussed
  • After November, we will meet to discuss & explore next steps (Time/Date TBA)
  • Questions? Contact Gary Cochran

OCT 17: PC/TRANSFORM DALLAS DAY OF SERVICE AND BLESSING! Check out the photos, videos, and event recap @ and a HUGE "THANK YOU!!" to all that volunteered to help make this day happen.

Worldwide Missions

Good Works in the Mission Field

Hurricane Relief Efforts via SGSO

Click for photos, updates, details, & links to give...

BIBLES for students at the Hilton Terry School of preaching in Kinshasa:

What a blessing! Students at The Hilton Terry School of Preaching recently received Bibles, delivered by George Akpabli (one of Prestoncrest's new missionaries & contacts in the Congo area) to help them help spread the Good News to their communities and all of The Congo! See photos on our facebook page @


Weekly Events // Special Events

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Online Links // By Mail

  • ONLINE GIVING is safe & easy!
    • Text onlinegiving to 469-476-5331 or click HERE
    • Mailed to: Prestoncrest, 12700 Preston Rd #210, Dallas, TX 75230
  • DISASTER RELIEF (WORLDCARE) GIVING: 4 easy ways to donate... give any time!
    • TEXT-to-give: Text $ and WORLD to donate to 972-884-5050. (Ex: Text 40WORLD to donate $40.)
    • Drop off in the World Care dropbox in the foyer if you can join us in person
    • MAIL: Prestoncrest, 12700 Preston Rd #210, Dallas, Tx 75230 - Please ONLY write “WORLD CARE” in the check memo line (as opposed to an individual work) so Elders can distribute funds as needed.

Numbers Last Sunday

Attendance // Budget

MEMBERS can see last Sunday's totals by texting UPDATE to 469.476.5331


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