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Posts from 2015

Jazz Vespers this Sunday, November 22 at 5PM

This Sunday, November 22 at 5PM, The Midiri Brothers and friends will help us celebrate the 15th season of jazz vespers at First Presbyterian Church of Pitman. Featuring Joe Midiri on clarinet, Paul Midiri on trombone and vibes (and vocals), Pat Mercuri on guitar and Jim Lawlor on drums (and vocals), The Midiri Brothers have been among our favorite and most-requested performers.…

Update on Mission Study

The Mission Study – Preparing for Nov. 22 The Mission Study that our congregation will complete on Sunday, Nov. 22, is from the largest and most representative surveys of worshippers ever conducted in the United States.  Here is a short outline of what to expect:  Congregation members are asked to complete a survey form during worship.   Since we are in the Stewardship…

Think Scrip!!

It’s that time of year, to start thinking about your Scrip order!  PW will be sponsoring their yearly sale starting November 15th.  The last order will be December 13th. To see what is available, go online to www.glscrip.com. See order forms on table under the bulletin board.  Give your orders to Beverly Donofrio.                   Thank you!

Nursery Remodel

The nursery remodel is now complete with new flooring!  Bright and vibrant, the nursery sends the message that we welcome and lovingly care for our youngest members!  A statement that is in sync with who we are as a church family.  Peek into the nursery and enjoy! Our colorful rug was made possible by a 30% discount from Kelley’s Karpet in Pitman…

Mission Market

Spread the word! The Mission Market is coming: November 13, 14 & 15. Hundreds of Fair-Trade, Hand-Made Items from Around the World. We are providing a market for global artisans and making beautiful things available to YOU, just in time for holiday shopping.

Library Books

LAST CHANCE to borrow books from our special display which features “Books New to our Shelves” at the Church Library.  In a few short weeks, we will change the display as we anticipate Thanksgiving, Advent and Christmas.  Stop in soon!    Church Library Committee

PW – Fall Association Meeting

All women are invited to the Fall Association Meeting of Presbyterian Women on Wednesday, October 7 at 6:00 PM in the Social Hall.   Our own Barbara Griffith will teach us the “Old Fashioned Way – How to Write a Letter”.    There will be Soup and Bread for dinner.  Hope to see you there!

Mission Study Team

The Mission Study Team had its first orientation meeting last week with the Interim Minister, Rev. Marie Branigan, who was hired by Session for the specific purpose of guiding the Mission Study Team.  When completed, the Mission Study will be the roadmap for the congregation and the new pastor, outlining the goals and direction of FPC in Pitman going forward.  The team…

Mission Market

The Mission Market is coming November 13-15.  In order to make shopping more pleasurable, we are collecting nice shopping bags with handles. No plastic please! We need all sizes, but mostly the larger ones. We also will need new tissue paper to wrap up the treasures people purchase. If you have any small jewelry boxes, they would be great too! There will…