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12th Annual “A Taste of South Jersey”

Save the date for the 12th Annual “A Taste of South Jersey,” Family Promise of Gloucester County’s event featuring the finest cuisine of local chefs! Monday, November 4th at Adelphia Restaurant in Deptford – cocktail hour/cash bar at 4:30 PM, doors open at 5:30 PM. Tickets are $50 per person and event sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact Rosemarie Parker with questions or…

Free Books

The Church Library is participating in our Free Market on September 28th (rain date October 5th) 9 AM until 2 PM. Come and choose your free books and tell your friends about it too. Free books to all!

UrbanPromise Banquet

UrbanPromise’s annual banquet is fast approaching! Tuesday, October 22 at Collingswood Ballroom – enjoy appetizers at 5:30 PM, dinner at 6:30 PM, and presentation at 7:30 PM. Dinner is sit-down and presentations will be provided by UP children and youth with a word from founder Rev. Dr. Bruce Main. This evening will renew your commitment to Camden’s children, introduce people to the…

Summer Lunch Program 2019

In its fifth year, the Summer Lunch Program finished with a total of 2,410 lunches provided to 62 children in our town. This is a significant increase in lunches, attributed to the fact that the only eligibility requirement was to be Pitman resident. Efforts were made this year to select foods with lower sugar and salt contents and to provide some fresh…

Women’s Retreat – February 2020

Presbyterian Women, all are invited to embark on a spiritual journey at Pendle Hill Retreat Center in Wallingford, PA on February 28-29, 2020. We will arrive at 5 PM on Friday and continue through 4 PM on Saturday. The cost is approximately $150 (expected to rise or lower based on the number of participants) and includes shared overnight accommodations, dinner on Friday…

Stephen Ministry Training

Curious about becoming a Stephen Minister? Wenonah Presbyterian and Pitman Methodist have welcomed us again to join them for Stephen Ministry Training beginning October 9th at the Methodist Church. If you’re interested in this unique opportunity to serve, please contact Margaret Ginter or Pastor Drew now.

Nursery Substitutes

A list is being compiled of substitutes for the nursery. If you are interested in covering the nursery when there is a need, please send an email to Merrie Owen. Merrie will be in contact with in regard to a background check prior to covering, in accordance with the church’s child protection policy. Thank you.

Jazz Vespers Sunday

Come help us kick off our 19th season of Jazz Vespers this Sunday, September 22 in our Sanctuary! We are very psyched to welcome back our own Christopher Davis-Shannon on guitar/ukelele/banjo/mandolin and vocals, with fellow Philadelphia musicians Alex Delcourt on bass, Michael Durkan on violin, and Michael Nikolidakis on guitar. It’s going to be a blast to hear their fresh, creative take…

UrbanPromise Volunteer Fair & Training

UrbanPromise currently serves 600 youth in the city of Camden each year and the superior programming they receive would not be possible without the help of more than 250 dedicated volunteers. Additional volunteers are needed in the following areas as our organization continues to grow: tutoring for K-12th grade students, administrative/clerical assistance, lunch buddies, book club leaders, classroom aides, outdoor vendors, special…

Mission Market 2019

The sale will be held Friday, November 22 from 4-7 PM, Saturday, November 23 from 10 AM-4 PM, Sunday, November 24 from 11 AM-1 PM and after Jazz Vespers. Help is needed for publicity, set-up/decorate, floor sales, cashiers, and pack-up. A container to collect paper bags with handles, jewelry boxes, and tissue paper will be in the hallway closer to the sale.…