God's Open House

Posts from 2018

“Thank You” from the Deacons

Our God is good! He has given US enough that we were able to help OTHERS. Through generous contributions, in 2018 the Pitman Pantry provided food for a monthly average of over 440 Pitman residents.  And, let us not forget our faithful workers who labor quietly in the background to make this all happen. Lynn and Carol Schoepske carry all our donated…

Advent is Here

Advent has begun and the Church Library has set out a new display for Advent and Christmas for children and adults. At this wonderful and busy time of the year, we hope you will read some Christmas books to your kids, but don’t forget to check one out for yourself too! Merry Christmas from your Church Library!

Come Young Ringers One and All!

If you are in fourth grade or older, please consider being part of our new handbell team. Practice will begin on Thursday, January 10, from 5:45 – 6:30 PM. We will meet every week in the choir room and ring during worship once a month. Please call Mrs. Hummel if you are interested in being part of this exciting activity.

Cookie Exchange

The Youth Group will be hosting their annual Cookie Exchange on December 16th after church. If you would like to contribute, please drop off your cookies in the social hall before services that morning. All donations are greatly appreciated! If you just want to take some cookies, that’s okay too! Please bring a tin or container with you to collect some cookies. Thank you!

An Explanation of “NOOS”

From time to time, we at the Church Library display a variety of books or other items that are “NOOS.” It may be a variety of books, DVDs, CDs, kids’ books, etc. “NOOS” means “New On Our Shelves!” Did you guess that? Some books may be newly released, and others may be donations of older but interesting items, so take a look…

It’s Scrip Time

PW will be selling scrip again this Christmas Season! This is one of their biggest fundraisers and all proceeds go to missions, funerals, or other PW projects. Order forms are on the table under the calendar. Order dates are: Orders received by 12/2 will be here 12/9 Orders received by 12/9 will be here 12/16 Orders received by 12/16 will be here 12/23…

Virtual Poinsettias

Orders are now being collected for our Christmas ‘Virtual Poinsettias’ from November 18th through December 16th. During the Advent and Christmas season, you can make a $10 donation in honor of or in memory of a family member or friend. On Sunday, December 23rd and on Christmas Eve, the names of people being honored or remembered will be listed in the bulletin…

Go Nuts

PW will be selling nuts for the holiday season. Unfortunately, the company is no longer offering walnuts, but we have picked up 2 new products. We will be selling the nuts before and after church. Contact Sandy Lovelace if any questions. Look for pecans, glazed pecans, cashews, roasted/salted pecans, pecan logs, pecan caramel clusters, and cinnamon glazed pecans.