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Posts by Alyssa Koenig

Annual Meeting

The CallAnnual Congregational and Corporation MeetingFebruary 6, 2022 The annual meeting of the Congregation and the Corporation of the First Presbyterian Church in Pitman, NJ will be held on Sunday, February 6, 2022, at 11:00 AM with the option for members to attend in person or online, for the following purposes: 1) To receive annual…

Confirmation Classes to Begin Late February

For youth and young adults in grades 8 and above who have not yet been confirmed, FPC is offering confirmation classes this spring. Confirmation will be a 12 session series from February 20th through May 22nd held on Sunday afternoons, and will culminate with an official welcome into the congregation for those who wish to…

Fundraising via Christmas Shopping

There are several ways you can support the church with little effort in choosing your Christmas gifts this year. Please consider the following: Gift Cards from Scrip— Go to www.shopwithscrip.com— Select your favorite stores, the gift card amount, and total for each item— Orders may be turned in to the Church Office or mailed to…

Sponsor an UrbanPromise Student

If anyone is interested in sponsoring a student at Urban Promise please get in touch with Judy Russo. Many members of the church have sponsored a student for many years, but we could always increase our numbers to participate in this wonderful venture. If you’d like to inquire about more details, contact Judy. Thank you…

Mission Corner

The Invitation and Outreach Committee has the privilege of dispersing money in the budget for Mission. The committee carefully considers the organizations to which we give to ensure they are in line with our mission and values. Periodically we will highlight one of the organizations to let you know where the money is going. This…

Brews Cruise

Sadly, Pedal for Promise has been cancelled for this year. Never fear, Presbyterian Peddlers, there is an alternative! On Saturday, October 2nd, the same date planned for Pedal for Promise, Pitman is hosting its annual Brews Cruise. The Brews Cruise is a 25 mile bike ride through South Jersey that concludes with a party hosted…

We’re Going to the Zoo!

Details at a GlanceDate: Saturday, September 11thTime: 10:30amLocation: Cape May Zoo Hey Families with Young Children! We’re going to the Zoo! This Saturday, September 11th, you’re invited to join us for a trip around the Cape May Zoo! We’ll meet at the front gate at 10:30, walk around the zoo, and then grab lunch and either head home for naps or keep…

Support Afghan Refugees

Fort Dix will be hosting up to a thousand Afghan refugees and has reached out to area churches for donations and support. In partnership with The Presbytery For Southern New Jersey and Bordentown Presbyterian Church, we’re collecting needed items that we’ll be bringing up on Sunday, September 12th. We are collecting everything from toys to toiletries to phone chargers, so please bring…

“Welcome Back” Coffee Hour with Deacons

The Deacons will not be holding their usual Homecoming luncheon this year due to the Session guidelines for building use. Instead, we are hosting a special Coffee Hour to welcome back church members and their families on September 12th outside. We hope that many of you will plan to attend church that day and come…

CROP Hunger Walk 2021

We might’ve missed a year due to the pandemic, but CROP Hunger Walk is back on October 17, 2021! Mark your calendar now. Pitman/Glassboro CROP Walk will take place in New Street Park in Glassboro with kickoff at 1 PM. We’ll have a pavilion open from 1-4 PM with greeters so you can come at…