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Posts from March 2016

Rowan College Choral Concert

The Rowan College at Gloucester County Community Chorus will be presenting a concert at the First Presbyterian Church of Woodbury Heights (335 Elm Ave., Woodbury Heights) on Tuesday, April 12th at 7:30 PM. Directed by Larry DePasquale, the chorus was formed to teach college students the beauty of choral singing; it includes non-college students, as well. The choir has sung all over…

Personal Safety & Awareness

Look alert, be alert! Personal safety as a state of mind and preparedness – sign up to reserve your space in our class now – there are only 25 students per class. April 10th in the Social Hall from 3-4:30 PM conducted by Kathy Crane, Sensei, Aikido Agatsu Dojos. For this hands-on instruction, you’ll need to dress to work out, and bring…

Book Sale

Calling all readers, big and small! Our church library’s book sale is coming up on Sunday, April 10th following both worship services. We’ll have fiction, non-fiction, and some DVDs for sale, and children’s books are only 50 cents, while most others are $1.00 or less. Happy reading!

2016 Mission Trip

Make a difference in your life, and in a community! 2016’s Mission Trip is taking place June 26-July 1, to Brooklyn. It’s not Pitman!!! The vast cultural diversity makes this a rich and fascinating place. Meet others from around the world and around the country. Service hours with young and old; fellowship and cultural sharing – good for the mind, spirit, and…

Let There Be Light! (Or Shade!)

Your contributions are needed as we continue to update and make improvements to Room 20 and 21, for the use of everyone involved in our music ministry. Our current project is window treatments, and we have already selected and received a bid for a light-filtering, energy-saving covering for ALL those lovely windows. Thanks to Pat Weikart, Kathi Lynch and the Deacons, we have…

Nursery Caregiver Ministry

An important part of our ministry at FPC in Pitman is to provide nurture and care for children and their parents.  When families with young children visit FPC, coming to the nursery is often one of their first experiences.  Thus, childcare at FPC is of critical importance. We are seeking a Nursery Caregiver, who will be under the care of the Christian…

Vacation Bible School

We’re preparing for this year’s Vacation Bible School! It will be held this summer on July 17th through the 23rd, from 9-11 AM. In preparation, we’re having a VBS Interest Meeting on Sunday, March 20th after church in the upstairs kitchen. Come meet Amanda Lawless, who is writing the curriculum this year. Stop in if you can help, or contact Renee Sheridan.

Spring Fling’s the Bee’s Knees

The plans for our Annual Building Fund Dinner (1920’s Spring Fling) are shaping up! It’s time to start thinking about a costume, if you so choose. Here’s the skivvy: tickets will be $40 for those 13 years old and over. Dinner choices include Golden Age Roast Beef Eye Round, Copacetic Virginia Baked Ham, or Swell Stuffed Shells with marinara sauce. You’ll have…

Jazz Vespers with Sonny Troy and Larry McKenna

Our 15th Season celebration continues on Sunday, March 20 at 5PM with two of Philly’s finest, guitarist Sonny Troy and tenor saxophonist Larry McKenna, performing for the first time in our sanctuary. Sonny’s performances have taken him everywhere from Cancun to the White House. Larry McKenna’s Jazz Orchestra is a regular crowd favorite at Chris’ Jazz Cafe. Come join us for an…