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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,…

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.

Caroling Sundays

Join us every Sunday in Advent at 5 PM for Christmas Caroling around the fire on the church lawn! Let’s take a little bit of time to spread some joy and celebrate the season of Good News. In order to reduce the risk of COVID spread, please download our Caroling Booklet in advance and bring…

Bible Trivia!

Please join us on December 12 at 7 PM for Family Game Night. We are going to be playing Bible Trivia in a Quizzo format. We will play four games with ten questions each. The top three players with the highest number of correct answers for the four games will win a fabulous prize. Don’t worry – there…

Outdoor Worship Service

We are looking forward to gathering together (socially-distanced) as a church family for Outdoor Worship Service. Mark your calendar for Sunday, November 22nd at 1 PM and Christmas Eve at 11 AM. Please wear a mask and meet us on the church lawn near the playground.

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…

COVID-19 Update From Session

To Our Family in Christ, Out of concern for our congregation, Session met to discern how best we can care for each other as COVID cases and positivity rates in Gloucester County accelerate. COVID cases and exposures within our church community have been reported. As a result, Session is recommending that: For the month of…

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,…

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…

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…

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…