UPCOMING EVENTS. . .
EVERY Sunday 10:00AM Regular Worship
served 1st Sunday of Month
Wednesday - Bible Study w/ Rev. Lou
Sun 5/26 “Sundae Sunday”
Mon 5/27 Memorial Day-Office Closed
Tue 5/28 Outreach Meeting 10AM
Fri 5/31 HMPC Book Group 1-3PM
Fri-Mon 5/31-6/3 Pastor Lou Vacation
Sun 6/16 Father’s Day/CFA Food Drive
Tue 6/18 Personnel 10AM/Presbytery Meeting
Thu 6/20 Session 7PM
This Sunday will be the last
Faithworks class until the fall. Thanks to all the students, assistant teachers
During hospitality that day the class will celebrate with Sundae Sunday,
serving make your own sundaes to the congregation. Children in Faithworks have raised funds for
chicks, honeybees, ducks and a goat. They will now decide which animals to
purchase next. All of these animals are given by Heifer International to
families worldwide to enable them to support themselves. Families who are given
animals are expected to also donate an animal to another family so that the
program can benefit many people and make a difference in their lives.
The Board of Deacons has provided a
rack of pamphlets for everyone. They can
be found in the Narthex. Please take a
look at them as you go by. We come to
different times in our life when we don’t have the answers to our concerned
thoughts and situations so some pastoral booklets have been provided to try and
give you some assistance. Please make
use of them for yourselves and family
Book Group will meet the following
Fridays at 1 pm.
Upcoming books to be discussed are:
May 31 – The Round House by
June 27 – The Last Runaway by
Center for Food
We are now collecting special items to supplement meals for
children during the summer when there is no breakfast or lunch program in the
schools. A list of suggestions will be
found on bags available in the Narthex basket. This special collection will
culminate on June 16. Place in the narthex for transport to Mahwah.
Please remember to check the website for information on the goings on,
here at the church. Our website is pcfl.org.
On Saturday, June 8th,
the Outreach Ministry will be hosting a mini bus trip to Paterson to become
better acquainted with the programs High Mountain Presbyterian Church supports.
will leave the church at 9:00 am and
return at approximately 12:30 pm.
We will be visiting the Iglesia
Presbiteriana Church in Paterson, which this year is celebrating the two
hundredth anniversary of its church. We
recently partnered with this congregation to serve a meal to one hundred people
in need from the Paterson community. At Iglesia we will learn the story of this
historic congregation, the home of one of the earliest Sunday Schools in the
country, as well as hear about its current ministries.
Paterson Habitat for Humanity will
also be on our tour. Barbara Dunn, Executive Director, will join our bus tour
to show us the many homes that have been built by Habitat in Paterson in the
past twenty years, as well as inform us of the current work of this
Our bus will be provided by the
Wyckoff Family Y, which has a Day Care Center at High Mountain and is planning
many other programs at our site in Franklin Lakes. Seating is limited and space
will be provided on a first come first served basis to members and friends of
HMPC. Please sign up in the Narthex as soon as possible to reserve a place. If
you sign up and cannot come at the last minute, you must let us know so that
someone else can join us.
We are planning other trips in the
future so all can become better informed about the ministries in the area that
we support. If you have any questions, please see any member of the Outreach
Barbara Fernstrom, Lois Gassman,
Anne Jadick, Alice Luddington Cantor, Michele Palermo
Sunday Server Sign-Up Sheet Second Quarter, 2013
Date Greeter Usher Reader Hospitality Faithworks Childcare
05/26 F. Auld P. Harder T. Jadick Faithworks B.
Fernstrom A. Adams
06/02 C. Meslink B. Jordan A.Luddington Rainoffs
O. Rainoff 06/09 T. Noonan Mel De Block J. Maerz Adams E. Adams
06/16 J. Watkins Guthries M. Holt S. Lehamann-Pobieczky A. Adams
06/23 T. Jadick E. Palermo H. Meek G. Thornton O. Rainoff
06/30 L. Peterson E. Chammas D. Chammas M. Holt E. Adams