First Presbyterian Church Marietta Office hours: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Phone (770) 427-0293 Fax (770) 427-0295 Editor: Kelly Dewar Email: KellyDewar@fpcmarietta.org
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June 25-July 8, 2017
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Summer Time at FPC Continues... Believe it or not, we are half way through Summer! But, that doesn’t mean we are winding down! Take a look at the upcoming opportunities at FPC and mark some important dates on your calendar! JUNE 25: Joan Gray’s Last Sunday - Our congregation will hold a reception for Reverend Joan Gray following the 11:15 a.m. worship service. The reception will celebrate Joan’s service to our congregation, the leadership she has provided through our difficult time of transition and the upward trajectory she has supported as we receive our next senior pastor. Please plan to attend! 23-26: Kirk Ringers’ Tour - See inside to learn about the tour 26-30: Vacation Bible School - There are still opportunities to donate items and snacks. Take a look inside to learn of specific needs!
Worship Schedule Sunday, June 25
Rev. Joan Gray 8:30 a.m. Traditional, Sanctuary 11:15 a.m. Traditional, Sanctuary Rev. Pem Cooley 11:00 a.m. Contemporary, Holland Hall
Sunday, July 2nd Rev. Joe Brice 8:30 a.m. Traditional, Sanctuary 11:15 a.m. Traditional Service, Sanctuary There will be only two services this Sunday.
FPC Summer Hours: May 29th - August 6th First Wednesday Night Dinner: August 9
Mondays & Tuesdays: 8:30am - 9:00pm Wednesdays: 8:30am - 8:30pm Thursdays: 8:30am - 3:00pm *Fridays: 8:30am - 3:00pm *Saturdays: 8:30am - 12:00pm Sundays: Open for worship & until all events are completed *excluding any weddings, funerals, and ministry events
Stewardship: MAY 2017
Anticipated Tithes/Offerings Actual Monthly Tithes/Offerings Actual Monthly Expenses Overage/ (Deficit) Anticipated YTD Tithes/Offerings Actual YTD Tithes/Offerings Actual YTD Expenses YTD Overage/(Deficit)
$121,532.61 $100,512.72 $136,873.20 $(36,360.48) $877,855.84 $824,441.13 $732,544.21 $91,896.92
LIFETOUCH 8x10 PHOTOGRAPHS ARE IN! If you had your photograph taken by LifeTouch in May, check the Front Desk for your free 8x10. If it is not there, check back in a week or so, as they continue to arrive!
Intergenerational Sunday School - through July 30th | 9:45 a.m. | Great Hall All ages can participate in a mission project each week! Twisted Wednesdays - June 28th and continued in July | 6-8 p.m. Come enjoy dinner and fellowship with your FPC Family. Movie Night on the final Wednesday, July 26th MUST Summer Lunch Program - continues through July! Volunteer online!
JULY 4: Youth Parking Lot Fundraiser and Fireworks Table Sales Help our youth raise funds for missions by volunteering for their parking lot sales. Reserve a parking spot for your family and a table in the Polk Street Lot for fireworks on the 4th! More details to the right...
Help the youth raise funds for missions and volunteer to help with their parking lot sales! Reserved Parking for $15/spot Reserved parking spots available beginning at 5 p.m.! Volunteer online at www.fpcmarietta.org.
17-19: Kids’ Summer Mission Camp - Rising 1st - 5th graders spend three activity-filled mornings doing mission and sharing God’s love.
FIREWORKS TABLE SALE
30: Rev. Joe Evans’ First Sunday at FPC Intergenerational Sunday School - through July 30th | 9:45 a.m. | Great Hall All ages can participate in a mission project each week! Twisted Wednesdays - Every Wednesday in July (excluding July 5th) 6-8 p.m. Come enjoy dinner, fellowship, and games with your FPC Family. Movie Night on the final Wednesday, July 26th AUGUST 6: Back to School Sunday! 9: First Wednesday Night Dinner 18-20: SharpTop Weekend 27: Rev. Joe Evan’s Installation Service 4 p.m.
in the Polk Street Parking Lot: $50/reservation includes 1 table with 8 chairs & 1 parking spot (additional parking with reservation is $10/spot) Purchase tables or parking spots by calling Becca Yan: (770) 427-0293, ext. 260.
OPEN HOUSE HOSPITALITY
The Gathering Space will be open from 5:00 - 8:30 p.m. for anyone who wants to come in, rest up, and cool off with a cold bottle of water! Restrooms will be available. If you’d like to sign up for an hour to greet visitors, please contact Lucy Cooley at email@example.com