· Listened to many hours of moving sermons and identified a distinguished group of candidates to interview
· Commenced first round telephone and in-person interviews with a very select group
· Introductory meeting with the Presbytery Committee on Ministry in mid-May
Twilight Jazz Benefit Concert at FPC: On Friday, April 30, at 7:30 pm, First Presbyterian hosts a benefit for their Food Pantry and Seeds for Haiti. Twilight Jazz at FPC will present singer Bertilla Baker with a talented trio to back her. Bertilla has performed on Broadway in "Les Miserables," and "Jesus Christ Superstar," and recently appeared in "Sessions" at the Algonquin Hotel. Bertilla's vocals have backed Vanessa Williams in her recording of "Silver and Gold", and Clay Aiken in his "Merry Christmas With Love". She is a member of Broadway Inspirational Voices, and a member of the congregation at First Presbyterian Church on Henry Street. Minimum Contribution: $10.
On the church website, www.firstchurchbrooklyn.org, click the DONATE button at the lower left of the page. To set up an account, click on the "First Church Donation Account Setup" link. To edit an existing gift, choose the "First Church Donation Login" link.