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Dec
18
Tue
Operation Warm Heart 2018 – 2019 – Cranford Chapter
Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 19 @ 6:00 am
Operation Warm Heart 2018 - 2019 - Cranford Chapter

Please help us help the homeless of Union County.  Tuesdays from December to March First Pres Cranford provides shelter, food, and light services to a group of 14-20 homeless individuals. Get involved by volunteering your time or by donating gently used or new clothes, shoes, boots, Keurig coffee, tea, sugar packets,canned soda, juice and bottled water, sewing supplies, laundry pods or disposable tableware.  Contact the church office at 908-276-8440 or contact Catherine at catherine.felegi@gmail.com.

Our awesome program coordinator, Catherine, talks about Operation Warm Heart in this Facebook video.

Posted by First Presbyterian Church of Cranford, NJ on Tuesday, February 27, 2018

 

FIRST PRES SESSION MEETING @ Thompson Youth Center at First Pres
Dec 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
FIRST PRES SESSION MEETING @ Thompson Youth Center at First Pres | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

The Session Meeting will convene in the Thomson Youth Center at 7:30 p.m.

The Session, comprised of 15 Elders, is the ruling body of FPCC and meets once a month during the Church year.

Dec
19
Wed
MEN’S PRAYER BREAKFAST @ Rustic Mill Diner
Dec 19 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
MEN'S PRAYER BREAKFAST @ Rustic Mill Diner | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

A great group of guys who gather early in the morning before work to enjoy fellowship over a hot breakfast together, read some scripture and pray for the needs of those in our lives.

PRAY FIRST @ FPCC Chapel
Dec 19 @ 11:00 am – 11:15 am
PRAY FIRST @ FPCC Chapel | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Join us in praying for Christ’s ongoing ministry at First Presbyterian Church, Cranford NJ!  We will meet at 11 AM in Snyder Memorial Chapel to offer prayer and silent reflection as we seek the guidance of the Holy Spirit for His church.  If you can’t come to the chapel, pray wherever you are at that time and allow the Spirit to wash over us and mold us into His ministry going forward.

Dec
20
Thu
CAROLER CHOIR REHEARSALS @ FPCC Choir Room
Dec 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
CAROLER CHOIR REHEARSALS @ FPCC Choir Room | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Caroler Choir Rehearsals  Thursday Afternoons 3:30-4:15  in the Choir room on the lower level.

Caroler Choir is for children in grades 1-3.  We learn to sing together and have fun while reinforcing  team work, improving singing skills, develop poise, and training children as worship leaders. We sing in church once a month.   Where can you get so much for so little– No tuition required!

CRUSADER CHOIR REHEARSALS @ FPCC Choir Room
Dec 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
CRUSADER CHOIR REHEARSALS @ FPCC Choir Room | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Crusader Choir Rehearsals  Thursday afternoons 4:30-5:15 in the Choir room

Crusader Choir is for children in grades 4-6. We build on the skills we have learned previously (although new comers are always welcome), adding more difficult and thought-provoking anthems.  These children form the backbone of the cast for two cantatas a year, a highlight for us all.

Contact name/number:  Elsa Hahn 908 756 7551

JUBILEE BELL REHEARSALS @ FPCC Choir Room
Dec 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
JUBILEE BELL REHEARSALS @ FPCC Choir Room | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Jubilee Bell Rehearsals Thursday evenings 6:30-7:25  Choir room

Jubilee Bells is an intergenerational bell choir featuring five octaves of bells and three octaves of hand chimes.  We perform medium-difficult repetoire, and have a great time doing it.

Contact name/number:  Elsa Hahn 908-756-7551

CHANCEL CHOIR REHEARSAL @ Music Room
Dec 20 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
CHANCEL CHOIR REHEARSAL @ Music Room | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

During the “Church Year” the Chancel Choir rehearses every Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the Choir Room.

ALL ARE INVITED TO LEND THEIR TALENTS TO THIS VALUABLE FPCC MINISTRY.

Dec
23
Sun
**NEW** BIBLE EXPLORERS ADVENT STUDY – “THE LIGHT WILL SHINE” @ Board Room at First Presbyterian Church
Dec 23 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
**NEW** BIBLE EXPLORERS ADVENT STUDY - "THE LIGHT WILL SHINE" @ Board Room at First Presbyterian Church | Franklin Township | New Jersey | United States

A Special Advent Bible Study at First Presbyterian Church of  Cranford

See beyond the hustle and glitter of commercial Christmas to discover new light in traditional biblical texts and seasonal themes.

You’re invited to step back in time and hear the stories that form the basis of Christianity. Whether you’re an old pro, or it’s your first time reading the Bible, you are welcome to attend!

Let us know you’re coming by sending an email to Mark Oricchio at moricchio@verizon.net.

 

A Ceremony of Lessons and Carols by the Chancel Choir @ First Presbyterian Church of Cranford
Dec 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
A Ceremony of Lessons and Carols by the Chancel Choir @ First Presbyterian Church of Cranford | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

Worship with Music

On Dec. 23rd at 10:00am, The Chancel Choir, under the direction of Alison Ruth Nead and accompanied by Robert Grube, will present a special Christmas Cantata “A Ceremony of Lessons and Carols” arranged by Anna Laura Page and Jean Anne Shafferman. Beloved seasonal scripture readings are interspersed with carols that include a touch of Handel and Bach.