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Posts from August 2019

Your Help is Needed

Do you want to help the children of the church learn the word of God? Sunday School teachers are needed to fill several positions. Your help is needed just one Sunday a month. One adult is needed for the first Sunday of every month for the pre-school class reading them a story from the Bible. Another adult is needed for the Kindergarten…

Job Opening

The First Presbyterian Church in Pitman has a job opening for Nursery Care Giver beginning September 1, 2019. The Nursery Care Giver shall be 16 years of age or older, hold a proper certification as provided by local hospitals as a safe sitter, exhibit a strong commitment to the Christian faith, be subject to a background check, have completed CPR training and…

Preschool Closing Sale

1st Presbyterian Church – 10 Wildwood Avenue in Pitman – Saturday, August 24 from 9-12. Treasures from 50 years of our Preschool! Lots of schoolroom materials, toys, books, learning games and miscellaneous from our closing Preschool. Great for teachers and parents of preschool-age and young children!

Pitman Pantry Update

Each week 120 cans of soup are distributed to the Pitman folks who come to our Pantry. In the course of one month that’s 480 cans of soup needed! And our Pitman Pantry is presently in need of canned soup and canned green beans. Vegetable, beef and chicken varieties are always very welcome. All types of canned vegetables are given, but the…

Mochilas por los Estudiantes

Backpacks for the students. Going to school should be fun. Having the necessary supplies is one less worry. We are collecting backpacks and school supplies for the children of the Camden Hispanic Fellowship and you will find the list of the items needed below. Please write a note of encouragement or draw if you are so blessed (paper/pens/markers on table in Social…

Last Chance!

Last chance to be an acolyte this year! We need volunteer acolytes on the first and last Sunday of September, and there’s a new sign-up sheet for the remainder of the year. Sign up for Sundays in October, November and December now. You’ll find the sign up sheet on the table below the bulletin board. Contact the Church Office or Miss Elaine…

Joint Potluck on Saturday

Save the date for a joint Potluck Dinner with Camden Hispanic Fellowship on Saturday, August 17 at 6 PM in the Social Hall. Come share a meal and hear their inspiring stories of what it is like to be an immigrant in the United States. Please bring a dish to share with our friends from this Christian Fellowship. Beverages will be provided.…

Can You Be a Worship Server?

The Worship Committee is looking for volunteers to help with ushering and greeting in September. o Sept 1 – 2 ushers needed and 2 communion servers o Sept 8 – greeter needed o Sept 29 – greeter needed If you can help, please speak to or email Karen Daly.

Vital Congregations

The next Vital Congregations Gathering is Wednesday, September 4th, at 6:30-8:30pm. Vital Congregations is an initiative to strengthen congregational vitality by focusing on the spiritual practices that great congregations do well: • Life-long Discipleship Formation • Intentional, Authentic Evangelism • Outward, Incarnational Focus • Empowered Servant Leadership • Spirit-Inspired Worship • Caring Relationships • Ecclesial Health First Presbyterian is putting together a…

Homecoming Luncheon

Save the date for the Deacons’ annual Homecoming luncheon on Sunday, September 8th after church. All are welcome for a fun time of food and fellowship. Get to know your cluster leader and fellow church members and friends in the Social Hall following worship. RSVP to the Church Office now.