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Posts from January 2017

Annual Reports Are In

Annual Reports are printed and can be found on the table below the church bulletin board. Please pick up one copy per family, and be sure to take it with you to our Annual Congregational Meeting on Sunday, January 29, 2017. Thank you to our church staff and officers for your hard work and preparation. Special thank you, also, to Connie and…

Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting of the Congregation and Corporation of the First Presbyterian Church will take place Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 11:15 AM in our Sanctuary. During this meeting, we will elect officers, elect the Nominating Committee, and receive the Annual Report.

Inclement Weather Cancellation Policy

In the event of inclement weather, the chair of the Property Committee in conjunction with the pastor shall make a decision regarding cancellation of services by 7 AM Sunday. In the event of cancellation, either the pastor or the Property chair will update the website, Facebook, and social media. In addition, the pastor will record an announcement on the church answering machine. The pastor will…

Rowan Lab Band Returns for Jazz Vespers

We are excited about the return of one of our favorite groups, the Rowan Lab Band, under the direction of Denis DiBlasio. On Sunday, January 29 at 5 PM in the Sanctuary, come join us for an energetic afternoon of creativity and inspiration! The Rowan Lab Band is preparing to host their own 47th Annual Rowan Jazz Festival, which culminates in a grand…

Women’s Retreat

Ladies! We have been invited to share in the retreat of our friends at the Somerdale Presbyterian Church to be held at the Pan-American Hotel in Wildwood from Friday afternoon through Saturday afternoon May 6-7. Our limit is 20 women so sign up soon at the Youth bulletin board in the hallway (after all, we ARE young at heart!). The fee is…

Chick-Fil-A Fundraiser

Weekday Preschool is having a Chick-fil-A Fundraiser for Super Bowl Sunday. Order a tray of nuggets with a dipping sauce for $25 in support of the school. All orders are due by January 25th and can be picked up at school on Saturday, February 4th at 12:30 PM – then simply reheat on Sunday and enjoy the game!

Comedy Night

March 4th, 7-11 PM, to benefit Family Promise of Gloucester County – Come on out for this hilarious night of comedy and help raise money for Family Promise. Tickets are one for $40 or two for $70 and can be purchased online at www.familypromisegc.org/events or email rparker@famiypromisegc.org. Tables can be reserved with the purchase of 6 tickets. We will have live music…

Interfaith Service

Honoring the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. all are invited to attend an Interfaith Service hosted by the Congregation B’nai Tikvah-Beth Israel. This special worship service will be held at 7:30 PM on Friday, January 13, 2017. Join in prayer, reading, and song at 115 East Holly Avenue, Sewell. Participating churches are: First Presbyterian Church of Glassboro, First Presbyterian Church in…

Coffee Hour

This week’s Coffee Hour is provided by our neighbors at the Pitman Convenience store. Please stop by and thank Mr. Ken Patel for his generous contribution to our church.