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first presbyterian church foley mn announcements

Feel free to read through our announcements to find out what is happening around you at 

First Presbyterian Church in Foley, MN.

 

 

Preparation For Worship

God sends us out as messengers with his good news. Who has brought that news to me? Who needs me to carry that news to them?

 

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Worship Schedule for the Holiday

Sunday, December 9 –

Children’s Christmas Program 10:30 a.m.

and Baked Potato Bar following the program.  LOVE Offering

Sunday, December 23 – Worship Service 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday, December 24 –

Christmas Eve Worship Service 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 30 – Worship Service 10:30 a.m.

NO SUNDAY SCHOOL December 16, 23, 30 or Jan 6 due to Christmas break.

Sunday School Resumes Sunday, January 13

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We had 173 shoeboxes that were packed by church members, friends, co-workers, grandparents, and anyone interested in those shoeboxes. We didn’t quite make it past last year’s number but are happy with 173 boxes!! Please pray that these boxes go to the right child, that they will be blessed and that they will learn about God’s love! Again, THANKS for your support! We could not have done it without you!

WHAT’S YOUR SHOEBOX GOAL FOR 2019?

Start collecting supplies now! Help us to collect 200 boxes!

 

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Sunday School is selling calendars for a fundraiser again this year!  Get your 2019 calendar for only $7.00.  No shipping costs, or no online ordering.  They are beautiful calendars with NIV Bible verses. Makes great Christmas gifts.

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Changing your buying habits can help you, your family, and the environment when you purchase high-quality, safe, and non-toxic Melaleuca products. Each purchase also provides extra dollars for First Presbyterian Church of Foley. Call the church office at 968-7928 to place an order.

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Gluten-Free Bread

For Communion Sundays, we will be using gluten-free bread so that all may partake without fear of cross-contamination with bread that is not gluten-free.

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SHOPPING/ORDERING/PURCHASING

Whether purchasing household items or products or shopping online for everyday items, please consider setting up a shop.com account and earn dollars for First Presbyterian Church on items you would be purchasing anyway.   To set up your account, please go to www.shop.com/firstpres or for further questions and assistance contact:

Mike Puffer at 763-286-5359.

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REMINDER

“The Foley CROSS Center is always in need of evening volunteers.  If you would like to volunteer helping distribute food or organizing donations such as clothing, etc. the center would love to see you.  Volunteer evening hours are every Monday from 6pm – 8pm.  If you are interested, simply park behind the center and knock on the back, green doors.  Someone will open the door and let you in. Then you will be training on the job.  The staff at the Center is great to work with and truly appreciate your time volunteering.”

 

Thank you, The Deacons

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CROSS Center SEEKING BOARD MEMBER

 

The Foley CROSS Center is looking for a member of our church to join their board.  This is an amazing opportunity to become involved in the community, learn more about the food shelf system, and understand the impact to families that have been helped over the years.  Interesting bit of history: Our church ancestors helped make the local CROSS Center possible.  If you are interested in this board position, please contact a Deacon for more information. 

 

Sally Lloyd, Barb Schwarzkopf, April Warmbold, Joyce Rife, Bob Cross or Jan Matvick.

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Volunteers Needed

We are in need of volunteers to sign up for coffee hour for 2018. There is a sign-up sheet on the wall next to the kitchen in the Fellowship Hall for your convenience or please call the office at 968-7928.

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VBS

 

We are always looking for additional volunteers to continue this great outreach program. If you are interested in helping, decorating, decorating ahead of time, teaching or leading VBS for 2019, please contact Melody. This is an awesome ministry and we have always had awesome people involved with VBS. It really does take a village to make this VBS successful. Plus, it’s FUN! 

 

Thank-you!

Melody


Melody’s contact info: mhenry@apps.isd51.org or 320-248-7274