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Posts from March 2017

Holy Week Events

The First Presbyterian Church in Pitman invites everyone in our church family and community to participate in our Holy Week Events, from April 9th to April 15th. Palm Sunday, April 9th Worship Service at 10 AM, includes palm processional by youth of the church; Labyrinth Walk after service in the Social Hall – Prayerfully walking a labyrinth is an ancient Christian tradition that combines…

Community Easter Breakfast

The Pitman Council of Churches invites you to an Easter Breakfast – Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 9 AM at Pitman Road Church of Christ, 500 Pitman Road, Sewell (across the street from the Pitman Golf Course), featuring guest speaker Kelly Master: From Shattered to Wholeness – Hope That Heals. Master is the Founder and Director of For Dignity, an organization working…

Save the Date

Save the date of Saturday, September 30th for a “ring-a-ding-ding” good time! That is the date for our annual now Fall Fling Benefit Dinner for the First Presbyterian Church Building Fund. Come celebrate the second decade of our church’s founding in the challenging “Stand Still Years of the 1930’s!” Our evening will feature a pig roast and BBQ chicken with live entertainment presented by some of our talented…

Senior Luncheon

Come celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 22, 2017. Join the Deacons in honoring senior members and friends for lunch from 12-2 PM in the Social Hall. Find a form on the table below the church bulletin board. Complete the bottom and return it to the Church Office or place it in Sunday’s collection plate. RSVPs are due by Easter Sunday, April…

Easter Ideas Needed

Holy Week is coming up quick and we need your ideas! The education committee and worship committee in conjunction with our temporary pastor have been straining to think of ways to continue our churches offering of innovative worship/educational programing during Holy Week. Some thoughts have included: a prayer and meditation labyrinth walk for adults, a potluck dinner (agape meal), a presentation of…

Cole-Lacy Scholarships

Applications for the Cole-Lacy Scholarship are available now, below the church bulletin board. If you’d like the forms mailed to your home, please contact the church office. The Cole-Lacy Scholarship Fund is a permanent endowment of the First Presbyterian Church in Pitman for the purpose of providing annual scholarships to graduating high school seniors or college students. Applications are welcome from all…

Youth Group Trip: Ages 7-12

March 18 – Lakota Wolf Preserve – Columbia, NJ – The only sanctuary in NJ featuring pure breed wolves. Wolves are an endangered species. Come and learn about their social structures, eating habits, and other interesting facts. There are four packs of wolves, bobcat and foxes at the preserve. There is a short hike to into the sanctuary, followed by an educational…

Taste of Promise

Please join UrbanPromise for South Jersey’s premier food and wine charity event. The evening will include a sampling of food and desserts from local restaurants, wine and beer from around the world, live and silent auctions, live music, and a beer garden — all hosted at the beautiful Moorestown Community House. VIP ticket holders will enjoy a private half-hour preview starting at 6 PM and will also have…

Women’s Retreat

It’s the last Sunday to sign up for this year’s Women’s Retreat. If you’d like to attend, please make your check for $110 payable to the First Presbyterian Church in Pitman and sign up on the Youth Bulletin Board. This year we’ll be joining the ladies of the Somerdale Presbyterian Church at the Pan-American Hotel in Wildwood on May 6 and 7.…