Annual Congregational Meeting
Sunday, January 29
10:00 AM One Worship Service
11:00 AM Lunch/WF Fundraiser
11:30 AM Annual Meeting of the Congregation
This is a great opportunity hear and receive reports from our Pastor Nominating Committee,
Office and Finance, Mission Committee, the Church Officer Nominating Committee,
Human Resourcs among others. Lunch will be provided by the WF Youth.
Childcare provided by reservation with the church office.
For January we are collecting canned goods - fruits and vegata, especially large diapers, size 5 and 6, and pull-ups.
Please bring to the Rotunda.
Pecans are Still Available
Pecans are still available in the Church office. Cost is $10.00 per one pound bag.
Sales benefit the Presbytery's Erie House mission. Please make checks out to Presbyterian Women.
Do you enjoy the flower arrangements in the chancel? There are several opportunities for donating chancel flowers in 2017.
The following dates are available for this year: January 22, 29, February 5, June 11, and July 23.
If you are interested in having flowers in the sanctuary please contact Mary Burge.
An Afternoon at Steppenwolf Theatre
Saturday, January 28.
Friends and members of First Presbyterian Church are invited to attend Lucas Hnath's intriguing 2014 drama The Christians, receiving its Chicago premiere at Steppenwolf Theatre. Pay and reserve your spot at:
or by check to the Church Office. Reservation deadline January 14.
Departing the church at noon to arrive at The Steppenwolf Theatre for the 3:00 PM Matinee. We will follow the matinee with dinner at 4 Star “VINCI”.
Cost for Play and Dinner (with tip) is $92.00 each plus bring $7 each for car pool parking and gas. Willing to drive? Contact Denny Lawson.
You will be compensated for gas and parking.
Women's Bible Study
The First Tuesday of the Month
10:00 a.m in the Living Room
Pastor Kyle will be leading our discussion on Who is Jesus?
, as we look at Jesus from the various lenses of the Gospel writers and Paul. To purchase a book ($8.00), please see:
or Karen Scouten.
Womens Ministry Event: Dress a Girl Around the World
Join us on Friday, February 17th, from 9:30 am to
3:00 pm and Saturday, February 18th, from 9:00 am to noon in rooms 104 to 107 in Stewart Hall to create dresses.
The organization selects various areas around the world to send the dresses depending on the greatest need at the time. All skill levels are appreciated and you may come for as little or as long as you want to stay. Light snacks will be available, but if you plan to stay longer on Friday, you may want to bring a lunch. If you have a sewing machine or serger, please bring it with you!
Please contact Jeanne Kovanda at 630-380-0635 if you have any fabric you would be willing to donate, if you plant to bring a sewing machine, or if you have any questions.