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Past Events

First Sunday Of Advent - Hope

First Sunday of Advent, Traditional Service

Join our traditional worship service, which meets in the sanctuary each Sunday at 10:30 am or via Facebook Live or Zoom. We’ll enjoy more traditional hymns, prayers, and the chancel choir. Come celebrate with us! First Sunday of Advent Lighting of the Advent Candle: Bible Text: The Old Testament Lesson: Isaiah 2:1-5 The New Testament…

Advent Decorating

On Saturday, November 26th beginning at 9:00 a.m. we need volunteers to help decorate the church in preparation for the season of Advent. If you can give any time at all, even one hour, please join us that morning and lend a hand. Your help will be greatly appreciated!

Matilda the Musical

Spotlight Players – Matilda the Musical

Spotlight Players proudly presents Matilda The Musical! Reserve your ticket today! Location: First Presbyterian Church of Matawan, Fellowship Hall Showtimes: November 11, 2022 @ 8:00 pmNovember 12, 2022 @ 8:00 pmNovember 13, 2022 @ 3:00 pm November 18, 2022 @ 8:00 pmNovember 19, 2022 @ 8:00 pmNovember 20, 2022 @ 3:00 pm Tickets: General admission:…

Bayshore Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

The Bayshore Interfaith Ministerium Presents a Community-Wide Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, November 20, 2022 at 4 pm. The Service will be held at Temple Shalom of Aberdeen or via Facebook Live The Keynote Speaker will be Rabbi Laurence Malinger – Temple Shalom of Aberdeen Collection: Supporting Keyport Ministerium Food Pantry

Matilda the Musical

Spotlight Players – Matilda the Musical

Spotlight Players proudly presents Matilda The Musical! Reserve your ticket today! Location: First Presbyterian Church of Matawan, Fellowship Hall Showtimes: November 11, 2022 @ 8:00 pmNovember 12, 2022 @ 8:00 pmNovember 13, 2022 @ 3:00 pm November 18, 2022 @ 8:00 pmNovember 19, 2022 @ 8:00 pmNovember 20, 2022 @ 3:00 pm Tickets: General admission:…

Bounty Sunday

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, singles adults and…

Outdoor Church Workday!

Come join in the fun AND help beautify our property! There will be an outdoor workday at church on Saturday, November 19th starting at 9:00 a.m. We’ll be raking/blowing leaves and putting in the base for our Memorial Walkway. So, bring your rake, tarp, leaf blower, shovel, etc., for some fund outdoor exercise in a…

Youth Group

Youth Fellowship

… for grades 6-12th. They will meet twice a month from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Youth Lounge. Bring friends! For more information check out the Youth Group page or contact Lane Lorefice at 845-475-5581.

Homecoming Sunday

Homecoming Sunday October 23rd

The Nurture Commission invites all members and former members who have moved away to join us for our Homecoming Potluck Lunch following the 10:30 worship service on Sunday, October 23rd. This will be the perfect opportunity to have fellowship time with church members, current and former. We will be recognizing our 25 and 50-year members.…

Red Bank CROP Hunger Walk

Red Bank Crop Walk

Join our FPC Matawan Walk Teams including the Youth Group on Sunday, October 16th at 2 pm starting at the Red Bank Regional High School. Or sponsor one of our Adult or Youth walkers. Our CROP Walk team is consistently one of the top teams in the region! The money raised will help end hunger…