Lectionary Readings for the Coming Week
Welcome to The First Presbyterian Church in Springfield!
We are a welcoming congregation that seeks to cultivate disciples of Jesus Christ in a community of learning, healing and sharing. Located in the heart of Flourtown, we are rich in history and we are boldly forging our future for which we know God is preparing us. Our congregation believes in the importance of family; commitment to our neighborhood and world through mission; and nurturing spiritual values through our ministries of worship, education, and fellowship. Read more...
Sunday, February 7: Join us for worship @ 10 am as we welcome our new pastor, Kevin Ireland!
Ordination and Installation of Kevin Patrick Ireland: Sunday, February 28, 3:00 pm in the Sanctuary.
Opera-Tunities! Community Concert - Sunday, February 14th, 3:30 pm in the sanctuary. This is the second in a series of three free concerts, featuring emerging professionals from Philadelphia who love to share their passion for music. This concert, "An American Valentine", will weave a love story through selections from iconic shows, including Kiss Me Kate, Carousel, Oklahoma, and West Side Story. Performers are Maja Lisa FritzHuspen, Mezzo-Soprano, Paul Corujo, Tenor, Shannon Merlino, Viola and Ting Ting Wong, Piano. There will be a reception following the one hour concert, and childcare is available. A perfect afternoon activity for Valentine's Day!
25th Annual Women's Retreat - Feb. 26-28: Join us on the mountaintop as we celebrate 25 years of retreating to Kirkridge in the Poconos for spiritual conversation, fun, food and fellowship! Our facilitator is Rev. Judith Brackett, Pastor of Oak Lane Presbyterian Church. Our theme will be "Entertaining Angels: Recovering the Spiritual Practice of Hospitality". Sign up in Taylor Hall.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Day of Service: was an extraordinary success!! Thanks to everyone who came out and participated! Beneficiaries included Chestnut Hill Meals on Wheels, The Welcome Church at Logan Square, Whosoever Gospel Mission, Presby's Inspired Life Senior Residences, Interfaith Hospitality Network, Philabundance and the volunteer Fire Companies of Flourtown, Oreland and Wyndmoor.
Don't forget the Sharing Cupboard! Canned and packaged food items are desperately needed each week. Your contributions are much appreciated and always delivered to Germantown Ave. Crisis Ministry on Tuesdays. The community is welcome to drop off food donations on Sunday mornings between 9 am and noon, and most Monday-Thursday evenings from 7:30 - 8:30.
Ongoing Weekly Events:
Bell Choir rehearsal: Thursdays 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Chancel Choir rehearsal: Thursdays 7:30 - 9:00 pm
Moms and Tots Playgroup: Thursday mornings 9:30 am
Senior Luncheon: Fridays 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Presbyterian Women Circle 1: 2nd Thursday of the month, Room 101, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Presbyterian Women Circle 3: 2nd Tuesday of the month, Room 101, 7:30 - 8:30 pm
Sunday Morning Schedule
with Miss Jen
opens at 9:45
10:15 Children & Worship
in the Oasis Room
11:15 Adult Education
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