From the Portland Rescue Mission: what a difference a hot meal and a good night’s rest can make! Thank you for your gift to provide for the urgent needs of men and women who come to us daily during this Thanksgiving season. I’m so grateful for your support! Thank you for sharing God’s love in … [Read more…]
Join us for a soup and salad luncheon following worship. The Annual Meeting agenda includes a review of the churches life in 2017, a look at the 2018 budget approved by the Session, the necrology report, a review of the pastor’s compensation and any other business that needs to be addressed. All are invited to … [Read more…]
Sunday, December 24 at 7:30 pm Hear the story, sing carols, and light candles to celebrate the birth of the Christ Child. Bring an offering gift of new or gently used gloves or mittens, warm hats and scarves, or new underwear to share with the children at Grout Elementary.
You are invited to share in all the Thanksgiving Day feasting without the trouble of cooking the full meal. The turkey, gravy, and mashed potatoes are provided. Just bring a holiday dish to share. Gather at noon and feasting will begin about 12:30 pm. Bring your family and friends. Let us know if you are … [Read more…]
Rev. Brian Herron is the newly appointed Presbyter for Mission and Vision for the Presbytery of the Cascades. Brian was formerly one of the PUN pastors, serving the former Eastminster Presbyterian Church. The PUN churches will have the opportunity to meet with Brian on Sunday, November 19 at Colonial Heights Presbyterian Church (2828 SE Stephens). … [Read more…]
We will be studying Lesson Three: In Community with the Living Word. We will be planning our mission project of making hygiene kits for Presbyterian Disaster Assistance.
There are two long school weekends in November. We will be filling grocery bags for seven food-insecure families at Grout for both weekends. That means we need lots of food donations this month. We will deliver bags on Tuesday, November 7 and Tuesday, November 21. Please be generous. The following are suggestions for foods to … [Read more…]
Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA) is currently responding to these national and international disasters: Hurricane Matthew: Haiti The Wildfires in the West: Oregon, Washington, California and Montana Hurricanes Irma and Maria: Puerto Rico, Cuba, the US Virgin Islands and the US Hurricane Harvey: the US, especially Texas and Louisiana Wildfires in Tennessee When disaster strikes, caring … [Read more…]
Delivery day for this mission project is Thursday morning, October 12. Please have your donations to the church by Wed. afternoon. We will provide a large bag of groceries for seven food-insecure families at Grout Elementary. Your donations make a real difference in their lives. We have received many messages of thanks for this program … [Read more…]
Violence-Free Relationships: What Can Caring Women Do? is the theme of the Fall Gathering. The keynote speaker is Jennifer Morris, Development Director of CARDV (Center Against Rape and Domestic Violence). Location: First Presbyterian Church 114 SW 8th Street, Corvallis Registration begins at 9:30, Program starts at 10 am, includes lunch and ends with worship by … [Read more…]