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Posts from July 2016

UrbanPromise Student

For the past 3 years many of our church members have partnered with a student at Urban Promise in Camden. We, as a group, have contributed financially to her education at the school. She is a senior at Urban Promise and she has made us all very proud. Her school work is excellent and she has developed into a very well rounded individual. We have…

Summer Doin’s

These are NOT the lazy days of summer at our church! We continue to do God’s work despite the heat. This summer so far: We served ice cream and water to the thirsty Pitman Parade goers on the 4th of July We’ve boxed and distributed over 600 lunches to students in the Pitman school district, and we expect to exceed our goal…

Soup for the Heart and Soul

Celebrate Atlantic City Rescue Mission’s volunteer chefs at the Soup for the Heart and Soul event at Stockton University on Monday, August 22 at 7 PM. Volunteer chefs have made over 50,000 bowls of heart healthy soup at the AC Rescue Mission and have given so much of themselves to improve the quality of life at the Mission. The Atlantic City Rescue…

Amazon Smile

Are you an Amazon shopper? You can give to your church just by shopping on Amazon like you normally would. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to us. All you have to do is type in smile.amazon.com, sign in to your Amazon account, and type in the First Presbyterian Church in Pitman as the organization you…

Give Us a Ring!

Join Pick-Up Bell Choir on Sunday, July 24 at 9 AM! All ages welcome, no experience necessary – we will join with our friends from VBS and play one of their favorite songs for 10 AM worship. Come on out and lend a hand! Questions? Contact Marilyn Rabbai at mwrabbai@verizon.net

Book Giveaway at the Library!

No, that is not a misprint! We have a whole metal cart of books at the Church Library which are FREE to a good home. You may take as many books as you desire from this cart. They are mostly books on non-religious topics such as crafts, self-help, gardening, and much more. Some children’s books are also included on the free cart.…

Vacation Bible School

VBS starts on Monday morning! Please check the bulletin board for materials and volunteers still needed. We are in great need of shepherds. A shepherd helps with the different groups in escorting them to and from activities and helping with any other needs which arise within that group. Remember, you don’t have to volunteer for the entire week. Just a day is much…

Summer Reading & Christmas in July!

The Church Library’s new display for July and August features a very varied selection of books which are new to our shelves. There are even some Christmas Books included! You probably have more time to read them NOW than in December, so enjoy “Christmas in July” this year, at least when it comes to reading. Be the only one on the beach…

Lend Us Your Voice!

Our Annual Summer Pick-Up Choir sings the anthem on Sunday, July 17. All are welcome and we’d love to have you join in. Meet at 9 AM in Room 20 for practice. Sing the anthem at 10 AM worship service. Hope to see you there!