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Posts by Drew Harrison

New Members Classes November 14th and 21st!

If you’re interested in getting to know Pitman Presbyterian and how you can grow in faith, and join us in our work of service and welcome to all in our community, join us on November 14th and 21st at 11:30am (right after church service) for new members classes. These low-pressure informational sessions will go over what it means to be a Presbyterian,…

A New Look for First Presbyterian Church!

Effective evangelism requires effective communication, and part of that is a clear, consistent visual identity that conveys who we are and makes it easy for people to find us. The Invitation and Outreach Committee has been working on how we can improve our communication both online and in print. We’re excited to introduce a new logo in order to provide a clean,…

Where Did the Bible Come From?

Ever wonder who wrote the Bible? Or how these 66 books came to be collected into one volume, when, and how that happened? Or maybe you’re just interested in getting some good background that will strengthen your ability to read and understand some of the confusing books in the Bible? We’ve got great news! Pastor Drew is starting a new, 5 week…

Who Will Be a Witness Zoom Book Discussion

As we prepare for Blue Jeans in the Grove at 3:00pm on Saturday, June 19th, we’re reading Drew Hart’s book Who Will Be a Witness; Igniting Activism for God’s Justice, Love, and Deliverance. On Wednesday, June 16th at 6:30pm, we invite every one to join us for a Zoom conversation about the book and how we can join in this important work.…

Theology on Tap May 14th at 7:00!

Theology on Tap will be back in Person on Friday, please email Drew or the church office to get the meeting location.      This week we’ll be talking about one of most significant sins in Scripture that is almost never spoken of on Sunday: Usury     For Just the Scriptures: Read Exodus 22:24-27, Leviticus 25:35-38, Deuteronomy 23:19-20. (Bonus points for reading Leviticus 25:13-34…

First Presbyterian Church begins limited in-person worship on April 25th

First Pitman will begin its limited reopening for in-person Sunday worship on April 25th, with masks and social distancing required. As long as cases continue to be high in Gloucester County, attendees will be limited to 30. In order to attend worship, participants must first register here, indicate who will be attending, and that they are not exhibiting symptoms and will comply…

Maundy Thursday Service

Thursday, April 1st, 2021 7:00pm On Maundy Thursday, we remember the Last Supper Jesus held with his disciples, in which he washed his disciples’ feet, and gave them a new commandment – to love one another as he has loved us. Join us on Thursday, April 1st at 7:00pm for a 40-minute service of contemplation,…

Ash Wednesday Online Service

On Ash Wednesday we’ll be having a special worship service on Zoom to begin our celebration of Lent. Instead of a traditional Ash Wednesday service, we’ll be having a “Reverse” Ash Wednesday. Many of our hopes, joys, and comforts from the past year have been reduced to dust and ashes. But God has a word…

Christmas Eve Worship Services

7:00pm – Annual Christmas Pageant premieres on Facebook and Youtube Live. 11:00pm – Because of the weather, we’ve had to move our Christmas Eve Candlelight Service online. We’ll be livestreaming at 11pm, have a candle ready so you can join us in Silent Night! Join us on Youtube Live or Facebook.