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Christmas Poinsettia

Christmas Poinsettias

It’s time to order your POINSETTIAS to help beautify the sanctuary and to honor or remember a loved one! Again this year, the poinsettias not only promise to be as full and beautiful but fresh from the flower wholesaler we used last year. The price cost is still only $10.00 for an 8” pot and…

Christmas Card Fundrasier

Christmas Card Fundraiser

We are excited to bring back our Christmas card fundraiser this year. We are setting a goal of 75 cards! We look forward to decorating the narthex with everyone’s beautiful Christmas greeting cards. If you wish to donate, by check or by Zelle. Checks can be made payable to the church and placed in the…

Children Christmas Pageant

 Children’s Christmas Pageant Sign-up

Parents, Sign up your child for our Children’s Christmas Pageant! Speaking and non-speaking parts are available, and all are welcome! Use the google form to sign up! Rehearsals: Sundays December 4 and 11th 10 am in the Youth Lounge, Dec 18th at 9 am in the sanctuary, and Dec 24th at 4 pm in the sanctuary. The Pageant…

Thanksgiving Bounty

Celebrating Thanksgiving Bounty

Sunday, November 20th The Matawan Community Food Pantry is stocking up for our Thanksgiving distribution. We hope to provide our clients with the ingredients for a Thanksgiving dinner that includes a turkey with all the trimmings, in addition to all the staples we usually give each month. We currently provide food to about 80+ households–seniors,…

Crop Walk Logo

THANK YOU! — CROP Hunger Walk

THANK YOU for supporting our Red Bank CROP Hunger Walk! – Once again, the FPC Matawan walk team including our Youth Group raised $6,648.63 (as of Walk Day, 10/16), exceeding last year’s all-time record of $6,345! Special thanks go to all 13 walkers and Youth Group who tirelessly reached out to families, friends, neighbors and…

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Need – Fall Craft Fair & Flea Market

Help is still needed for this event: Friday, October 15 at 5 pm: Marking Spots and Moving Tables Saturday, October 16 from 7 am-9 am: Helping moving tables to spots, checking in vendors, and items for the church table can be dropped off Saturday, October 16 from 9 am-2 pm: Help at the church table…

Home Communion

Home Communion visits are available every month for members unable to attend worship. Pastor Natalie, accompanied by an Elder or a Deacon, will visit any member who wishes to receive communion at home. If you or a family member would like a visit, please email Pastor Natalie, Kathy Martel, or the church office.

Fellowship Hour

Sponsors a Fellowship Hour

Fellowship Hour Sponsors are needed! If you would like to be a sponsor on a particular Sunday (either after Pathways or Traditional Service)? Please sign-up on the chart downstairs in Fellowship Hall. For more information contact Lane Lorefice or the Church Office. Thank you for your consideration!