We have two services on each Sunday, 8:15 and 10:00 am through February 23rd.
Sunday School begins in the sanctuary with the 10 am service.
Choir practices for the Good Friday Cantata on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm and Sundays during the Open Hour, in the choir rehearsal area downstairs of the CE Building.
Session, Wednesday, February 18th, 7:00 pm
Deacons, Sunday, February 23rd, 9:05 am
On Sunday, February 23rd, we are having a special luncheon in the Fellowship Hall to celebrate our 23+ years together.
The Ash Wednesday Service will be on February 26th, 7:00 pm, in the sanctuary. You may receive the imposition of ashes at that time, as we begin to prepare for the Season of Lent.
Other announcements -- of on-going ministry and mission:
Our website fpcstanhope.org has current church information on the life of the church. On-line giving is available – click the tab on the left and follow the directions to a secure website managed by the Presbyterian Foundation.
If you have a prayer request for the prayer chain, then contact Barbara Frank – 973.398.3154 / firstname.lastname@example.org
The flowers on Sunday morning are now $15.00 / one arrangement or $25.00 / two arrangements. Please sign up on the flower calendar and fill out a form on the vestibule table. Questions? Call the church office, 973.347.5142
We have on-location, in the back of our parking lot, a clothing drop-off shed. Always open, they will take clothing, shoes, blankets, belts, sheets and stuffed animals but not rags or pillows or household goods. Proceeds help the church!
We go to Manna House on the third and fourth Mondays to help serve the homeless and hungry in the Newton area. If you can help, contact our coordinator, Barbara Noffke, at 908.876.3268 and her email is email@example.com.
PW is knitting blankets for those in need. Contact Carol Barry for guidelines about participating. Knitting or crocheting is required. Carol’s contact info is 973.347.4551 or firstname.lastname@example.org
If you buy gift cards from Great Lakes Scrip Program, the church earns money from each card you purchase. The amount you buy is the amount you get to spend. You may buy cards for prominent retailers by writing a check to the church and giving it to Cris Bream or by signing up at www.shopwithscrip.com Our church’s code is FC1C2471398L8