Youth Group is meeting every 2nd and 4th Wednesday during the summer from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Meetings are for all Youth Group members - Jr. High through college. We will have fun activities, snacks, and discuss Biblical lessons at each meeting. Feel free to bring a friend (or two)!
The Jr. & Sr. High Youth Groups are going boating at Indian Lake on Thursday, July 27. We will have lunch on the grill and tons of fun in and out of the water. If you are interested in attending this exciting youth event, please contact Nikki Gilmore at 459-7723.
First Presbyterian will hold the Annual Church Picnic on Sunday, August 6 at the Greenville City Park, Shelter #3 at 5:00 p.m. Following the picnic, we plan to attend the Concert in the Park at the location where the Band Shell used to be. Picnic attendees will be asked to bring a medium to large sized covered dish to share with the congregation; meat will be provided by the church. Watch for RSVP forms in Sunday bulletins.
The Tuesday Gals will not meet in July, but mark your calendar for August 15. We are planning a Picnic in the Park!
2017 Faith Day - Tuesday, August 22, 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Darke County Fair Spiritual Life Center. Donations of bottled water are now being accepted in the church office and a sign-up sheet for volunteers for the day is available in the narthex. The Deacons will organize this event; contact Shirley Headley, Deacon president, for more information.
Save the Date! Saturday, September 9 and Sunday, September 10 will be our annual retreat at Chenoweth Trails. More information will be available soon.
Attention Kroger shoppers: If you have a Kroger Plus Shopper's Card, you can help raise money for First Presbyterian Church. From the Kroger website, go to the "Community Rewards" page and enroll in the Community Rewards program. The number you need to "donate" to First Presbyterian Church is 82007. This will cost you nothing, but a percentage of your grocery bill each time you shop will be donated to First Presbyterian Church. If you need help with the Internet portion of this process, Angie will be glad to assist you (please make an appointment). You will need to know your email address, the password to your email account, and your Kroger Plus card.
Amazon Smiles - Would you like to donate .5% of your Amazon purchase price to First Presbyterian Church? Visit smile.amazon.com and enroll in the Amazon Smiles program and Amazon will donate for you. You get the exact same low prices, vast selection, and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com with the added bonus that .5% of your purchase price is donated to your favorite charitable organization. Search for "First Presbyterian Church Greenville Ohio."
FISH Choice Food Pantry operates 12 months out of the year and accepts donations anytime. The pantry currently has a need for peanut butter and jelly as well as other non-perishable food items. Other needed items include: cereal, canned fruit, spaghetti, and spaghetti sauce. For a list of "suggested donations," download the flyer, see the flyer in the Narthex entrance, or ask Angie for a copy.
Through the Bible in a Year - This is a great way to study the messages of the Bible and to live your life by its words with daily readings. Bible in a Year.pdf