God's Open House

Posts from June 2016

Paddle for Promise

For the second year, Jim Scanlon will be paddling down the Delaware River 50 miles in an outrigger canoe boat with students from UrbanPromise in an upcoming event to support the school in Camden, NJ. On Day 1, Jim and UP students will paddle from Trenton to Camden, and then from Camden to Wilmington on Day 2 in the Paddle for Promise…

Levite Sunday

July 10th is Levite Sunday! Join us after worship in sprucing up our church, both inside and out. There’s a sign-up sheet on the Helping Hands bulletin board. As we like to say, many hands make light work! Thank you. –Property Committee

Fourth of July Ice Cream

Please join us in serving ice cream during the Fourth of July Parade. We’ll be on the regular spot on the church front side lawn. We’ll start between 9:30 and 9:45 AM until 200 people are given free ice cream. We have 4 tubs so please be generous! Ice cream containers and cones are in currently in the upstairs kitchen and need to be brought to our outside stand area. Elaine Scheetz, co-chair of…

Family Promise

It’s almost that time again! We’re hosting Family Promise families from July 24 to 31. If you’re interested in volunteering, please contact Greg Golden at (856) 904-2651 or greg@amazonprod.com

Awesome Acolytes

Calling all youth! This quarter’s sign-up sheet for awesome acolytes is available now on the table under the church bulletin board. Consider signing up to take part in service July, August, and September. All questions regarding your role should be directed to Miss Elaine (ems26309@verizon.net or 467-2878). Also, kindly let Miss Elaine know if you are no longer interested in taking part,…

Dare to Understand Religious Communities

The Interfaith Center of Greater Philadelphia affords interns the chance to deepen their interfaith experience by visiting area congregations for worship services, meeting members from a variety of faith and belief communities, and asking questions; creating an opportunity for dialogue with community leaders and members. In cooperation with the Interfaith Center, there are some upcoming events that are free to the public:…

UrbanPromise Thanks Pitman Presbyterian

  Thank you, First Presbyterian Church in Pitman, for your faithful support of the youth of Camden and UrbanPromise! What a blessing the Cole-Lacy Scholarship is to Kytara and Brandon! UrbanPromise continues to be encouraged by your faithful support of our ministry. Kytara and Brandon have BIG plans for their future and your scholarship is going to help them achieve them! Remember!…

UrbanPromise Needs Your Help!

UrbanPromise needs your help to receive a $10,000 grant! In 36 hours,500 summer campers need 500 donors, to receive a $10,000 grant! UrbanPromise has the opportunity to receive a $10,000 Day of Giving Grant if we have 500 donors between noon June 23 and 9:00pm June 24. There are 3 easy ways to give: Visit www.urbanpromiseusa.org/36hours, text CAMP to 71777, or donate…