Hallmark Events at The Chapel

Scottish Sunday

This is an annual event that begins with worship and ends with a special fellowship hour that features the best of Scottish fare. It is typically held on the Sunday that falls closest to Robert Burn’s Birthday in January.

The Kirkin’ o’ the Tartans … began in the Presbyterian Church as a declaration of ancestry and has its origins in the 18th century. The Chapel has been celebrating Scottish Sunday since 1997. Here, worshipers look forward to the colorful tartans, bagpipe music, and the festive reception following worship.

 

Souper Bowl of Caring

The nation’s biggest day of football is also the nation’s biggest day of giving to the hungry and homeless!

Across our nation, while fans are watching the Super Bowl, the Chapel participates in the Souper Bowl of Caring. Young people across America join together to address hunger, poverty and homelessness in their local communities. The Royal Poinciana Chapel Sunday School children and ushers invite you to participate by making a contribution at the end of service. All the money collected (100%) will be given to local Palm Beach charities that serve the hungry.

 

The Royal Poinciana Chapel Madeline McElveen Distinguished Preacher Series

This series brings preachers of high regard to the Chapel’s pulpit periodically during the season. This  worship program is generously underwritten by Tweed McElveen, Dr. John McElveen and The Honorable Bonnie McElveen-Hunter in memory of their mother, Madeline McElveen. Distinguished and invited preachers have been The Rev. Dr. Thomas, K. Tewell, The Rev. Dr M. Craig Barnes, and The. Rev. J. Howard Eddington.