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Social Hall Project

Over the course of a year we use our Social Hall for many purposes while also sending a message to those in attendance about who we are as a church family. If you have noticed the new environment evolving in that space that is the work of the Property Committee working to create a space that is both functional, and warm and…

Comedy Show

We’re doing it again! We’re having another all-ages Comedy Show in the Social Hall on Friday, January 24th, 2020 at 7 PM. You won’t want to miss THE LEGENDARY WID, John Kensil, Tony Parlante, and Sofia DiCapua. This event is presented by the Trustees and I&O and proceeds will benefit the Building Fund. Advance tickets will be sold for $15, $20 for…

Upcoming Deep & Wide Event

January 31st, 6:30-8:30 PM in the Social Hall: Deep & Wide – One story. One night. All ages. God saves, Exodus 7-11. Join us for an evening of fellowship. Please bring a dessert to share with everyone. Starting at 6:30, we will break into groups. Youth will have music session and drama session while adults go directly to discussion groups. We will…

Note from the Deacons

The Deacons would like to thank everyone who participated in the Angel Tree this year. We provided gifts for over 50 children, a dozen shut ins and provided grocery cards for over 25 food pantry families. Your generosity is greatly appreciated. Have a very happy and prosperous New Year!

Thank You for Third Meal

Thank you to our Third Meal volunteers! This free community dinner would not be possible without your volunteering. We were able to serve about 60 people a full course turkey dinner on November 19th, and we look forward to the next opportunity to dine and share in fellowship together on Tuesday, December 17th. While it’s a busy time of year, it’s all…

Trans Day of Remembrance

First Presbyterian Church is sponsoring an interfaith service of lament for Trans Day of Remembrance on November 20th. Trans people are deeply vulnerable to violence and abuse, and we set aside this time to mourn and commit ourselves to a world in which all are safe and welcome. The service will be held on the Student Center Back Patio behind the Chamberlain…

Third Meal Volunteers Needed

Thanks to all who have participated in and helped our monthly community meal, Third Meal. Our next get together is at 5:30 PM on Tuesday, November 19th, and we are need many volunteers! Servers are needed and many clean-up crew. You can contact either co-coordinator Elaine Scheetz or Darlene Jacobson to offer your help. Vicki Downing is in charge of desserts and…

Handel’s Messiah Bible Study

Handel’s Messiah Bible Study (now through December 13th) – In preparation for Christmas, we are studying the Bible verses behind one of the most famous pieces of music in history: Handel’s Messiah. Join us on Wednesdays at 7:30 PM (11/13, 11/20, 12/11, 12/18) to study the significance of these Advent and Christmas Bible passages and how Handel’s music lifted them off the…