Session has called a congregational meeting for Sunday, May 27, 2018 immediately following the 9:30 a.m. worship service, to be
held in the sanctuary. This will be a brief congregational meeting to elect a Deacon for the Class of 2021. This position
opened up after the annual meeting when one of the Deacon-elect candidates was unable to accept the position. The Congregational
Nominating Committee has met and submitted a candidate who is willing to fill the position. We recognize that this is meeting
is called for Memorial Day Weekend so please make every effort to participate in this meeting so that we can validate quorum and
fill this position.
First Pres Young Family Group
Saturday, July 14, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Picnic and a Play for Kids and their friends & family, Goldie's Next Big Adventure, outdoors at the College of DuPage backyard
theater. BYO food, drink, blankets & folding chairs. Free admission and parking.
FPC Book Club Thursday, May 31 at 7:00 p.m. in the Living Room
The Throwaway Children
by Diney Costeloe. Please contact Mary Kinsey
call 630-668-5147 x20
Hearts, Hands & Feet in Action Ronald McDonald House
Opportunities to provide meals for the families staying there while their children are receiving treatment.
The remaining date is:
Thursday, June 21 for lunch meals (10 volunteers needed)
People's Resource Center
We have a couple of additional dates to serve if you would like to help. The remaining dates to volunteer are: May 26,
and June 23. We will need 12 volunteers each Saturday to help the clients do their shopping and load their car.
You can register for these Mission Opportunities ONLINE
sheets will also be at the information desk, or you can call the church office at 630-668-5147 or email the OFFICE
Roseland ‘Good News’ Day Care Center
We will continue to collect diapers, wipes, baby food and formula, infant and children’s clothing – all sizes, toys, adult clothing,
and household items. Please bring them to the Rotunda coatroom marked ‘Roseland’. Thank you in advance! We ARE making
a difference!! Any Questions, please call Jan Foster at 653-2612.
Are you looking for a way to serve? Volunteers are needed to help clients at the Interfaith Food Pantry in Carol Stream. For more
information contact Mary Newman at: firstname.lastname@example.org or (630-665-3182).
Both food pantries currently have a special need for diapers in sizes 4, 5 & 6, along with cooking oil, tuna, toothpaste,
toilet paper and women's personal products.
Women's Ministry Bake Sale
Sunday, May 20 in Stewart Hall.
Tasty goodies will be available from 8:15 a.m. until after noon. All proceeds from this successful bake sale will support the mission
giving of Women’s Ministry. Many bakers are needed to donate their treats, or donate a craft to sell. Volunteers are also needed
on Friday & Saturday for set up, and to help with the sales on Sunday morning. Thanks in advance for your time.
Questions or Suggestions? Contact
Email Carol Molino
or Lisa Linebarger
Jesus is Calling You to Tea at K'Tizo
Jesus Calling at K’Tizo meets on the 4th Thursday of the month. Join us for a deep breath of peace and calm with a Jesus Calling
devotion at K'Tizo Tea & Coffee Shop, 1915 North Gary Ave. Questions? Call Angela Stephenson at 630-200-2533.
Boy Scout Troop 23 Needs Your Help!
Troop 23 has been an important part of First Pres since 1955 and currently has over 80 active scouts. If you are interested in
becoming a liaison, and making a difference in these young lives, please contact Ron Hands at (630) 670-6710. The time commitment
is small but the impact is huge.