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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

When I feel frazzled amid all the Christmas preparations, God, calm my heart and remind me of the season’s true meaning.

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SUNDAY SCHOOL INFO:

 

Sunday School News:

No Sunday School/Confirmation/Adult Sunday School classes on December 17, 24, 31, or January 7.

Classes resume January 14, 2018

See you then!

 

Our offering goes to Elisabeth in Guatemala.

Bring in those quarters, dimes and nickels!

 

– 2018 Calendars for sale – $7.

These make great gifts plus support Sunday School!

 

– Thanks to all the families who brought their children in for Christmas program practice!

We appreciate it!

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POINSETTIAS to Beautify

the Sanctuary for Christmas!!

 

Once again, we will be decorating the sanctuary with poinsettias for Christmas.   If you would like to donate one or more, please place them in the foyer.  We will place them in the sanctuary.   Please mark them with your name, and pick them up following the Christmas Eve service, or leave them for the Deacons to distribute them to those who are home bound.  

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A “CELTIC CHRISTMAS”

Presented by

CRUSADE CHOIR

 

December 15 & 16 7:00 p.m.

December 17 2:00 p.m.

 

First Presbyterian Church

340 Fifth AVE

St. Cloud MN

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Toys for C.R.O.S.S. & The Giving Tree

“Envelopes of Wishes” 

“Families in need” envelopes will be placed on trees in local banks in Foley and Gilman

Toys & gifts for newborn to age 16 can be dropped off at the C.R.O.S.S. Center and at banks and other local businesses.

 

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Blood Drive

Foley Community

First Presbyterian Church

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

12:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

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Tri-CAP

Volunteers Needed…

 

to assist with Tri-CAP’s free tax preparation serving single tax payers earning less than $35,000 a year and families earning less than $55,000 per year.

 

Tax Site Assistants and Financial Stability Assistants (customer service roles), Preparers and Reviewers (both prepare taxes) are needed;

January thru April 2018: 4 hours per week.

 

For more information please visit www.tricap.org/volunteer or call 320-257-4510.

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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

Just a reminder the Cross Center is looking for volunteers from our church.  Every month on the third Monday between 6 – 8pm a member of our church donates their time in distributing food and/or hangs clothes etc.  This is a great opportunity to get out and support the community.  If you would like to volunteer, please signup in the Fellowship Hall. 

Thank you, the Deacons

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