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Posts by Alyssa Koenig

Search for New Choir Director

The Trustees are assembling a committee to interview prospective candidates for the position of choir director. The committee already has representation from the Trustees and Worship Committee. We need one representative from the congregation who is not involved in the music program. IF you are interested in serving on this committee, please contact Susan Burkart by email or phone. The committee expects to begin…

News from the Pastor Nominating Committee

The Pastor Nominating Committee is happy to report that, after much prayer, discernment, and thoughtful discussion, we have chosen a candidate for consideration by the congregation! On Saturday, July, 15 2017, we will host an open house in the Social Hall, from 5 PM to 7:30 PM, with an informal dinner. This will give the congregation an opportunity to meet the candidate and the…

Position Announcement

Director of Choral Activities, First Presbyterian Church of Pitman New Jersey. Beginning September 1, 2017. Choral program includes Sanctuary Singers (adults), Sunshine Singers (children), and special ensembles and services as needed. One 10 AM service each week, two rehearsals each week from September through June. Duties include directing, rehearsing, recruiting, detailed planning and music selection, maintenance of choral library, attendance at monthly…

Annual Book Sale

Don’t miss our book sale at the Church Library after the worship service this Sunday, June 11, 2017. We have a large selection of books for children and adults – Fiction/Non-Fiction, Religious/Non-Religious – with prices from FREE to $2.00. A special bargain for little kids: wooden puzzles. The first one you buy is $2.00, the second one is FREE! See you after…

Earth Care Committee (A Message from Pastor Paul)

In Genesis 1:28-30 God’s first commandment to Adam and Eve is to rule over creation. Today this means caring for the Earth and all of the plants and animals that live here. As a congregation we have been quietly carrying out this commandment for years, by renovating our heating and cooling system, recycling, and promoting environmentally friendly projects to our youth. During one of…

Calling All Acolytes

Having our youth involved in our worship service is always special. Thank you to all of our participants. Want to sign up to be an acolyte this summer? Look to the sign-up sheet on the table below the church bulletin board to sign up for July, August, and September. Thank you!

Library Book Sale

Looking for your next summer read for yourself or your kids? Check out the Church Library’s Annual Book Sale on Sunday, June 11 following worship. Many books are priced between 50 cents to 1 dollar!

8th Annual Bob Riccio Memorial Tour de Pitman

Uptown Pitman will host its 8th Annual Bob Riccio Memorial Tour de Pitman, along with two other competitive bicycle races on Saturday, June 10 from 8 AM to 2 PM. These races will bring individual as well as team competitors from the Tri-state area, showcasing their talents and competing for prizes. Bob Riccio was a Pitman Presbyterian church member who passed away…

Mark Your Calendar for Fun

Time is flying! Summer will soon be upon us and THEN comes our Fall 30-30-30 Event, our benefit dinner for our building fund. The theme: “The Thirties,” the date: September 30, and the cost $30 for adults, $20 for kids 11 and under. Our plans for an evening of fun at our 1930’s Fall Fling are shaping up! Begin thinking about a Hobo costume, anything…

Summer Lunch Program

The 2017 Summer Lunch Program is getting ready to launch! Last year we were able to provide more than 1,000 lunches to students in the Pitman School District. This year, we have an even loftier goal – 2,000 lunches! We can only do it with your help. Please sign up as a volunteer to pack lunch boxes on June 6 or to…