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Posts from June 2018

Theology on Tap – Schedule Change!

Join us for prayer, discussion, beer and fellowship at “Theology on Tap” every second Friday during the summer. July’s discussion group will take place on Friday, July 20th, to accommodate a Church Officers’ Retreat on Friday the 13th. Gather in the Sanctuary at 7 PM for a brief service of evening prayer and then walk or drive over to Human Village Brewing…

Renew VBS – July 15, 16 & August 12, 13

Renew VBS is using objects that we can reuse and repurpose. Can you donate something to the cause? We will be decorating the building with items that call up a farm/vegetable garden. Do you have an item to loan us? We are asking for you to bring in your empty and clean 32 oz. bottles (like sparkling water, Gatorade, etc.), and empty…

Handbell Choir Director Position Available

Beginning September 1, 2018 at the First Presbyterian Church in Pitman – Tyler Bell Choir meets weekly and plays in one 10 AM worship service each month from September through June, while providing special ensembles and services as needed. Duties include directing, rehearsing, recruiting, detailed planning and music selection, maintenance of bell music library, attendance at monthly liturgy and worship meetings. Qualified…

Tyler Cesario Concert

Please join us this Sunday, July 1 at 3 PM for an afternoon of songs, arias and hymns presented by Tyler Cesario, our Director of Choral Activities. The recital focuses on matters of the heart and the spirit, featuring the music of Mozart, Liszt, Carissimi and Bernstein. Two favorite hymns, “My Song Is Love Unknown” and “Great Is Thy Faithfulness” round out the program. Admission…

Fourth of July Parade

An annual tradition – the Invitation & Outreach Committee welcomes all to watch the Fourth of July Pitman Parade on our church lawn. To help everyone “keep cool” we’ll be serving ice cream cones during the parade, and water bottles to those participating in the morning’s 4 miler. We are looking for helpers to scoop ice cream. Find us under the tent…

Vacation Bible School News

Renew! This year we are attempting to do Vacation Bible School a little differently. We are going to have VBS on a Sunday night and Monday night – once in July and once in August. We will start with a meal during Registration (Pre-Registration will be available online and is encouraged). 6:30 PM will be our start time for our VBS based on…

Volunteer for the Summer Lunch Program!

The Summer Lunch Program begins very soon! We need MANY volunteers this summer to help make this important mission of our church successful. We’ll begin with packing lunch boxes for eligible families in Pitman on Friday, June 15th from 1-3 PM in Memorial Lounge. Call the church office to volunteer or visit the sign up page here. From June 20th through August…

Summer is Almost Here! Check Out the Surprise DVD!

Summer reading is something that many of us look forward to. We at the Church Library have set up a very diverse “Browser’s Delight Display” drawing from our smaller sections with books you may never have seen. Our children’s display area will change during the summer to appeal to all ages, and some CD’s and DVD’s will be available for your enjoyment.…