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Posts from July 2018

Stephen Ministry Training

Announcing upcoming Stephen Ministry training! Starting September 26, 2018, our church has be invited by both Wenonah Presbyterian and Pitman Methodist Churches to participate in Stephen Ministry training for that and subsequent Wednesday evenings from 6:30-9 PM at the Pitman Methodist Church. If you haven’t considered this very worthwhile service before or have any questions, feel free to contact one of our…

Packing Summer Lunch Boxes

It’s time to pack more summer lunch boxes! Have some time free on a weekday? Meet us in Memorial Lounge on Tuesday, July 31st from 2-3:30 PM to assemble lunch boxes that will be distributed to the kids of Pitman who are eligible for our Summer Lunch Program. Thank you for your time and dedication to this mission!

Coupon Clipping Update

Thank you everyone for your amazing response to donate unused coupons! So far we have sent around $20,000 worth of expired and unexpired coupons. Because we send so many at one time, I have requested further instructions from the Support Our Troops organization to ensure that the coupons we send aren’t just recycled. To date they have not responded so I am…

Confirmation Classes at First Pres

We’re making plans to have Confirmation Classes this coming year! When a child is baptized in the church, the whole congregation vows to raise that child in faith as their own. In confirmation, you are given the opportunity to claim that faith as your own. Classes will be twice a month on Sunday evenings, and will cover the basics of Christian faith,…

Pick-Up Choir This Sunday

Come sing with us this Sunday, July 15! Join the Pick-Up Family Choir for rehearsal at 9 AM, and sing in the 10 AM service. The anthem is a fun arrangement of “Down to the River to Pray.” All are welcome! Contact Marilyn Rabbai or Tyler Cesario for more information. Hope to see you there.  

Vacation Bible School

Renew VBS is this Sunday and Monday night. We are still looking for garden or farm (plant based) decorations. We will use them the 15th and 16th and then you can pick them up, so it wouldn’t disturb your gardening. If you could stay a moment or two after church and help decorate, it would be greatly appreciated. We are still collecting 32 and…

Grocery Gift Cards

Did you know? You can support the mission of our church by purchasing ShopRite and/or Acme gift cards from Carol Schoepske. Presbyterian Women receive a 5% profit from grocery gift cards sales – just another simple way you can help support the mission of our church with minimal effort. Gift cards can be purchased in denominations of $25, $50 and $100. Find…

UrbanPromise Celebration Banquet

Happy 30th Anniversary, UrbanPromise! This fall UrbanPromise enters our 30th year of youth ministry in Camden, and to celebrate we are planning a fantastic party. Our key note speaker will be none other than Presiding Bishop Michael Curry! Bishop Curry may be new to you if you watched the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Megan Markle, but he is not new to us.…