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Notice from the Trustees – Per Capita Costs

Each year, our church is required to pay an annual “Per Capita” fee to the PCUSA. The cost is $37 per member (“per capita”), and it is paid out of church funds each year. The cost to our congregation in 2020 is expected to be $10,027. Here is how the $37.00 is distributed: The General Assembly gets $8.95, our Synod (Northeast) gets…

Christmas Pageant Sign Ups

We’re approaching the most wonderful time of the year! Our annual Christmas Pageant on Christmas Eve is upon us. This gift from our beautiful children and young people brings so much wisdom and joy to our church family. As we plan for this special service, please let us know if your child/children plan to participate and what parts they would like to…

Pitman Pantry Gifts for the Angel Tree

Our Christmas Angel Tree will go up on Sunday, November 24th! Yeah! As usual, in addition to names of children, we will again have angels marked “Pitman Pantry.” However, this year we would like to offer the Pantry recipients gift certificates in place of food items so they can purchase items that work best for them. Members taking one of these angels…

RADA Orders

PW is now collecting orders for RADA. Please see a circle member for a catalog and order form. We will be collecting orders until December 1st. If you would like to look at the catalog online please go to www.radacutlery.com.

PCoC Thanksgiving Service

All are invited by the Pitman Council of Churches to join together for a Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service at Our Lady Queen of Peace on Tuesday, November 26th at 7 PM. Our Lady Queen of Peace is located at 161 Pitman Avenue. Light refreshments will follow the service. The special collection will equally benefit Pitman Council of Churches’ scholarship fund and Compassion International.

Serrv & Earn

It’s never been easier to change a life for the better. Now thru 12/1/19 when you buy handmade gifts and home decor using the web link below, 20% of your purchase will be donated to First Presbyterian Church of Pitman Mission Programs. You’ll do a world of good by supporting this Serrv & Earn fundraiser. I hope you’ll shop and share my…

CROP Hunger Walk Contributions

Thank you everyone that participated in our rainy CROP Walk on Sunday! We had a fun time singin’ in the rain and walking in New Street Park in Glassboro. Didn’t want to get wet? Haven’t turned in your envelope yet? You can still contribute to this great cause through November 13th. Please see Carol Schoepske. Checks should be made out to CWS…

Transportation Substitutes Needed

The Deacons are looking for one or two people to fill in for our regular drivers when the need arises. Currently we have three people that we pick up and return home each Sunday; one in Pitman and two in Cardinal Village in Washington Twp. Drivers are needed on the following dates: o 11/24 for Cardinal Village o 12/8 for Pitman o…