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Jan
19
Sun
BIBLE EXPLORERS @ The First Presbyterian Church of Cranford
Jan 19 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Bible StudyThis program meets every Sunday, before  service, from 8:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.

Under the capable leadership of Mark Oricchio, you will examine the historical origins of the Bible and trace them through modern day translations through a blend of professorial pedagogy and everyday observations. Often, humor is an integral part of the learning experience.

ALL ARE WELCOME. 

WORSHIP IN THE SANCTUARY @ The First Presbyterian Church of Cranford
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
WORSHIP IN THE SANCTUARY @ The First Presbyterian Church of Cranford | Cranford | New Jersey | United States

A Service of Worship on the Lord’s Day

Celebrants: Reverend John Christian Kile

Children’s Message: Prior to adjourning to the Sunday School Program, the children gather to hear a short message that they can take with them to their classrooms.

Musical Participants: Every Sunday:Chancel Choir and on alternating Sundays: the Cherub, Caroler and the Westminster Choirs.

Sunday School: convenes immediately after the Children’s Message in the adjoining classrooms in Education Hall.

Nursery care: available for infants through 2 years old.

Fellowship Time/Coffee Hour: Immediately after worship EVERYONE is invited to join us in the Thomson Youth Center to share refreshments and greet new and old friends.

YOUTH FELLOWSHIP
Jan 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
YOUTH FELLOWSHIP

Youth Fellowship meets on Sunday evenings at 6:30 – 8:00 pm. in Room 302 on the third floor of the Education Building.

Jan
20
Mon
7th Annual Service Fair in Honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King @ First Presbyterian Church, Bates Hall Gym
Jan 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

For the 7th year in a row, First Presbyterian Church of Cranford, NJ is inviting all community members to participate in a Service Fair to assist with assembling packages and other various hands-on projects to benefit homeless youth, the elderly, veterans and more! The Service Fair will take place from 4:30 to 6:30 pm on Monday, January 20, in  “Bates Hall” (the large gym) on the corner of Springfield Avenue and Miln Street. This is a great event for Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, confirmation service hours, and anyone who wants to make the day count by brightening the lives of people in need.

This is a non-sectarian community event.  Come and make the day count!

 

Jan
21
Tue
SESSION MEETING @ Thompson Youth Center at First Pres
Jan 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
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.

Jan
22
Wed
MEN’S PRAYER BREAKFAST @ Rustic Mill Diner
Jan 22 @ 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.

Jan
23
Thu
CAROLER CHOIR REHEARSALS @ FPCC Choir Room
Jan 23 @ 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
Jan 23 @ 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
Jan 23 @ 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
Jan 23 @ 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.