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Posts from February 2018

Coffee Hour Clothespins

The Deacons want to thank the congregation for taking coffee hour clothespin dates from the children during the Children’s Talk a few weeks ago. If you have not written your coffee hour date on the signup board in the Narthex, please do that next week. The Deacons need to know what dates still need to be covered. Clothespins clipped to the signup…

Instead of Fasting

There are many ways to observe Lent. Some people fast, others take on an activity that helps others, and many do a Bible study or special daily devotions. During this season of Lent, the Church Library always invites you to find an appropriate book from our new Lenten and Easter display on the tables near the windows. There are also many Easter…

Help Us Choose a Mission

The Presbytery has given every church in our Presbytery $5,000, with the caveat that it must be spent on a new, local mission, or to expand a mission already in progress. The Session would like your thoughts and prayers in discerning where we are called to create or expand our ministry. You will find an insert in the bulletin this Sunday, February…

Easter Flowers

The Virtual Easter Flower Project is underway. You can remember or honor a family member or friend with a $10.00 Virtual Easter Flower donation. A list of those honored or remembered will be printed in the Easter Sunday Bulletin. A small portion of the proceeds will be used to purchase a few Easter Flowers to decorate the Sanctuary on Easter morning. The…

Chili Cook Off

Join in the fun at Coffee Hour in the Social Hall following worship service on Sunday, February 25th. The Invitation & Outreach Committee invites you to participate in a Chili Cook Off (your participation can be limited to filling your belly and voting for your favorite). Bring a pot of your best chili – first, second, and third prizes will be awarded…

Taste of Promise

Please join UrbanPromise for South Jersey’s premiere food and wine charity event March 23, 2018. 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 6PM and…

World Day of Prayer

World Day of Prayer is Friday, March 2, 2018. There will be a service at the First Baptist Church of Pitman (30 N. Broadway) at 1 PM. There is an elevator available to those who need it and nursery care can be available – please let Carol Schoepske know if you plan to attend with young children so nursery care can be…

Meal Train for Church Member

We have organized an online sign up sheet to provide meals every other day to a church member and Deacon who is temporarily disabled. Please contact the Church Office for more information and to sign up for a meal if you are interested.

Comedy Night!

The Church of the Incarnation in Mantua will host a Comedy Night to benefit Family Promise of Gloucester County March 3, 2018 from 7 to 11 PM. Come on out for this hilarious night of comedy and help raise money for Family Promise. Tickets are $40/pp and can be purchased online at www.familypromisegc.org/events or email rparker@famiypromisegc.org. Tables can be reserved with the…