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Posts from December 2016

Youth Group Thanks You

Thank you to all who participated in the Youth Group Cookie Exchange. Everyone was generous with their time and effort baking cookies and making donations. The funds will be used by the Youth Group and help with Summer Camp at Johnsonburg. We also were able to pack up cookies for our Church family who are unable to make it to worship service. As always,…

A Visit with Harriet Tubman

You are invited to attend in honor of Martin Luther King Day… A Visit with Harriet Tubman! January 15, 2017 at 1:30 PM. A free-will offering will be collected. Harriet Tubman is portrayed by Millicent Sparks, an accomplished actor/writer/producer who has performed on local regional and international stages, film and television. As one of the most celebrated figures of the 19th century…

2017 Offering Envelopes

2017 Offering Envelopes will be available on the table under the Bulletin Board after Christmas. If you use envelopes, please pick up your box. The first offering envelope in the box is for the Per Capita offering. This offering of $37.00 per person ($74.00 per couple) helps offset the Per Capita Apportionment we pay to the Presbytery of West Jersey. PLEASE NOTE:…

A Thank You Note from DIGDEEP

You made my year! Your generous donation of $1,500 brought clean, running water to families that have never had it before, right here in the United States. What a gift! I often witness the excitement as a family turns on their tap for the first time. I wish I could bottle that feeling up and send it to you with my gratitude. Thank…

Directory Updates

An updated directory of members and friends will be published in February 2017. Please take a few moments to contact the church office via email or phone (office.pitmanpres@verizon.net or 589-1050) with your family’s names, address, phone numbers, and email addresses. This is also a great time to provide the office with your family’s birthdays to be added to our birthday list. Thank…

Christmas Caroling

Please join us for Christmas Caroling! Sunday, December 18 at 5 PM. We’ll meet at the back door of the church and visit our homebound church members. Afterwards, Nancy Stewart is graciously hosting a light supper and After Caroling Party.

Robins’ Nest Toy Drive

Help make children’s Christmas merry and bright by dropping off new, unwrapped toys and/or gift cards to Robins’ Nest Headquarters at 42 South Delsea Drive in Glassboro by Friday, December 9. Toys can be purchased through Robins’ Nest wish list on Amazon.com. Visit smile.amazon.com supporting First Presbyterian Church, click ‘Lists’ and type Robins Nest in the search bar. Happy giving!

Be an Angel

Pick one or more angels from the Angel Tree. Gifts go to children at St. John of God, the ARC, community outreach, food pantry, and members and friends of our church not able to get out. Place your gift under the tree wrapped with the angel attached. Gifts for the pantry need not be wrapped. Thank you, angels! -The Deacons