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Posts by Alyssa Koenig

Holy Week Schedule

Maundy Thursday, April 14th, 7:30 PM Tenebrae Service @ Grenloch First Presbyterian (500 Eastview Ave., Grenloch, NJ 08032) Online Maundy Thursday Service, 8 PM *Have water, a bowl to pour it into, and a towel. Use Zoom Compline Link: CLICK HEREMeeting ID: 967 713 8491Passcode: 7101509 ______________________________________________________________________________ Good Friday, April 15th, 5-7 PM Prayer Labyrinth,…

PW Salad Supper

Please join our Presbyterian Women for their annual Salad Supper on Wednesday, April 27th at 6:30 PM. All participants should bring a salad to share and their own place setting. Our speaker will be Karen Jennings from the Military Support Group of NJ. We will be assembling boxes of donated items to send to military…

Calling All Gardeners! April 13th

Our church property has a prominent presence in Pitman and many pass by every day. It is so big you cannot drive by without seeing it! What an opportunity for us to make a statement of who we are! So, starting this Spring is our new FPP Garden Society (for want of a better name…

Phillies vs. Mets

Let’s go to a Philadelphia Phillies Game! Everyone is invited on Saturday, May 7th at 4:05 PM for the Phillies vs. the Mets. Ticket price: $23 per ticket in the 300 level outfield. Sign up here to reserve your tickets. Please make sure to answer the question “How many will be attending?” when you click…

Scholarship Opportunity

First Pres Pitman has a scholarship opportunity available to local high school, trade school, undergrad and graduate students. Applications are due by noon on May 13th, 2022. Incomplete applications or those submitted past the deadline will not be considered. Scholarship awards will be presented during our worship service on Father’s Day, June 19th, 2022 at…

You can help refugees at Fort Dix!

Request for Volunteers to Serve as Teachers at the Fort Dix Schools for Afghan Refugees As you may have heard from various news sources, Afghan refugees are being housed at Fort Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey. The Joint Base is playing a critical role in this humanitarian crisis by meeting the basic needs of…

Books and Breakfast

Pastor Drew is planning to bring a group up to Books and Breakfast in Trenton on Saturday, January 29th. Books and Breakfast is a ministry that serves breakfast and passes out needed items to unhoused people in Trenton. Please bring a mask, wear comfortable shoes, and be ready to go up and down stairs, as…

Seeking Room for Rent

An Iranian student who will be studying for a PhD in Mechanical Engineering has is looking for a Christian family who she can stay with while she gets settled in South Jersey. She is open to both short and long-term arrangements. If you have some space you’d like to share or know of someone, please…

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…