On Aug. 17, at 10 a.m., Mario Adorno will be preaching a sermon titled "Getting Through the Tuff Stuff," Adorno is the father of four grown children and a long-time volunteer for organizations benefiting youth including Little League and the New York Mission Society. The owner of a trucking company, Adorno has been a member of FPC for ten years.
First Church also will celebrate the baptism of: Audrey Anne Noguera, daughter of Taylor Margis-Noguera and Tina Snowden.
First Church 2nd Annual Baseball Outing
You are invited to join an all-ages group to watch the Brooklyn Cyclones play Saturday, Aug. 23, at KeySpan Park at Coney Island. The group will meet at 4:30 p.m. at the church. For ticket and other information, contact email@example.com.
Women's Ministry Retreat
Save the date of Saturday October 25, 2008 for our women's retreat. The theme this year is: "Learning to Live with our Power: Painful or Joy-filled" facilitated by Joy Carol. If you would like to participate in the planning of this event contact Gladys McNish through the church office at 718-624-3770 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
On the calendar:
Summer Music Series
Hymn Sing: Aug. 21, 7 p.m. at the church
Friday Night Garden Party
Aug 22, 6 to 8 p.m. in the Peace Garden
Aug. 27, at 7:30 p.m. in the Peace Garden
Wednesdays, 7:30 a.m. at the Park Plaza Diner on Cadman Plaza.
The group is continuing its series, "Living a Christ-like Life."
For more information contact Jim Cummings at (917) 416-3018 or email@example.com.
New Parents' Group
The New Parent's Group will resume September 9th at church. The parents are meeting informally in afternoon at Cadman Plaza Park. For more information, contact Rev. Beth at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who/where to connect:
To give online: A feature on our website allows you to contribute to the church through a secure online account. To find it on the church website, http://www.fpcbrooklyn.org, go to the "Site Credits/ Links" tab and select "First Church Donation Account Setup."
To become an FPC member:
Contact Peggy Swisher Slowik at email@example.com, or see Reeves Carter for information about classes for new members.
To share news:
Send church news and announcements to Church Administrator Annie Solages in the church office at (718) 624-3770 or by email at FPC124@aol.com.