EVENTS FOR THE WEEK:

Monday, February 18
President's Day
Church Office Closed

Tuesday, February 19

9:00 am   PEO
10:00 am   Prayer Group
1:30 pm   Dulcimers
1:30 pm   Quadrangle Book Club
6:30 pm   Mission Committee
7:00 pm   Barbershoppers

Wednesday, February 20

5:30 pm   LOGOS

Thursday, February 21
9:00 am   Bible Study
10:00 am   Men's Prayer Group

Sunday, February 24

8:30 am   Adult Bible Study
9:30 am   Worship Service
9:45 am   Children's Church
3:00 pm   Youth Group Service

 

 

 

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FPC’S “WORK AS WORSHIP” LIVESTREAM CONFERENCE! 

 FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH 

 FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2019
- 7:30 AM

 $30 - LUNCH INCLUDED

Featuring nationally known author and church planter, Francis Chan, as well as the CEO of Hobby Lobby and many other wonderful speakers, this day-long conference is perfect for business leaders and interested Christians who desire to see their work/business intentionally glorify God.  Register by following the link below:

 

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the Annual Spaghetti Dinner

scheduled for Saturday, March 2nd - with serving times at 5:30 pm and 6:30 pm in the church Fellowshiip Hall.  There is a sign-up sheet for reservations in the narthex - or call the church office at 234-6722.

 

 

The beginning of our Lenten season -
Ash Wednesday - March 6th

       Ash Wednesday Breakfast - 6:50 am  
               Donation $2 per person
       Evening Service - 7:00 pm

 





Formal Dress Resale
Saturday - March 16th
   9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Formal dress exchange.  Bring a formal dress for resale by making a $10 donation to the First Presbyterian Church youth programs.  Purchase a new dress for $10 each. All proceeds help to provide activities for the church youth.

 

 

 


LOGOS Family Nights meet Wednesdays from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm.
LOGOS is an intergeneratonal program designed for all ages of the church to develop and foster relationships in Christ together!  Our kids' program consists of ages K-5th grade.  They will attend Bible study, learn worship arts and have recreational time.
Pastor Matthew will also be teaching a class for all the parents and adults that attend.

 

Mission Committee Projects:

You are invited to join the Mission Committee in collecting pink or blue plastic caps from Prairie Farms milk (gallons and half-gallons).  Leave the white stickers on.  These will be given to Habitat for Humanity, which receves cash donations for the caps.  A container is on the table in the narthex for your bottle caps.  Thanks for your hlep.

 

The Thursday morning Bible Study group meets at 9:00 am every Thursday morning.    The group is currently joining in a discussion of the Book of Genesis.  Everyone is invited to meet for this Bible study, no previous experience is necessary.    

 

The Quilt of Valor was created and proudly displayed by members of our talented church family at First Presbyterian.  This quilt will be sent to our Armed Forces in Germany to be given to a soldier who will be returning home after noble service to our country.
Pictured L to R:   Elsie Carter - Sue Montgomery - Renee Fuller

 

    


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