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Announcements

 Sunday June 7, 2020

First Presbyterian Church, Cherryville, NC

Congregational Announcements for

Week of June 7, 2020

.Phase 2 Reopening at FPC - The session has approved two worship services following the state guidelines. 

One service will be at 9am in the fellowship hall.  The second service will be at 11am in the sanctuary and will also be live streamed and posted on YouTube.  To attend either the 9am or 11am service you must call the church office at 704.435.6064, ext 101 and reserve you and your family’s seats for the service of your choice by Friday afternoon at 5pm.  Remember, 50 worshippers is our maximum at each service.  When you call to make a reservation you will be informed if the service you request is available or full.  You must wear a facemask to either of these services.  Social distancing will be observed.  We thank you for your patience, your understanding and your prayers.  With God’s leadership and your corporation we prayerfully believe that this pandemic will soon come to an end.

.Today is High School Graduate Sunday.  The graduates and their families will be attending the 11am Service in the sanctuary and recognized by the Ministry of Nurture and Women of the Church. They are: Parker Beam, son of Mr. & Mrs. Trent (Kim) Beam;Austin Browning, son of Drs. Rob & Theresa Browning; Gracie Jackson, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Michael (Jennifer) Philbeck; Lilly Riddley, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Alan (Lorie) Riddley; Anna Sherrill, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Jim (Sharon) Sherrill; Savannah Wise, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Rusty (Anne) Wise.

FPC is proud to have 3 Jr. Marshalls.  They are: Maggie Beam, Ben Hayes and Reese Hoyle.

The Baccalaureate Service, hosted by the Cherryville Ministerial Association, will be held tonight, 6pm, drive-in style, at Shady Grove Baptist Church, Cherryville.

.The 9:00am Worship today will be in the Fellowship Hall with Mr. Will Upchurch preaching.  Please remember to call the church office each week and let us know if you will be attending the 9am or 11am Worship.

Continue to hear Biblical teaching each Sunday morning at 11am by Facebook or go to our FPC webpage at www.fpccnc.org to hear a audio recording of the worship or go to YouTube. 

.Birth Announcement – Congratulations to Jerry Stroupe & the late Reita Stroupe at the birth of their great-grandson, Kruz Kozlowski, May 30, 2020, weighing 7lbs, 13oz. Parents are Addison & Mark Kozlowski and grandparents are Donna (Stroupe) and Mark Abee.

.This year’s Confirmation Class has begun for all seventh graders with instructions and reviews covered through Zoom medium. Leaders this year are Dr. Bill Lowe and Mr. Will Upchurch.

Thank you for your continued financial giving.  Here are some options to send in your Tithes/Offerings if you are not able to give it on Sunday mornings …

1. Via post office mail.  Please note that you can place your check in the envelope, seal it, place a stamp on the front and mail directly. 

2. Place the envelope in the silver, wall mounted, church mailbox which is also secured located in the alcove of the Fellowship Hall Hallway, Mulberry Street side. 

3. Set up Bill-Pay through your online banking for your pledge to be sent to the  church.  If you need assistance with setting  up you may contact Renee’ Reep (FPC Financial Sec) at 704.435.6064, ext 102.

.Bible School has been postponed for a later summer date. We will keep you posted!

.FPC Prayer Chain Ministry – A way to join together in spirit and to lift up others who experience unexpected illness or death.  Call requests after 8:30am to Janice Howell, coordinator, at 704-435-3037.

.FPC Care Ministry is ongoing with our CARE Ministry keeping in contact with our shutins and writing cards that have been requested.  For requesting prayer concerns and other matters contact the church office, Pastor Bill or email your request for the CARE Ministry to jchampion@fpccnc.org.

.G.R.A.C.E. Ministry – Giving Resources for Addiction Crisis Encouragement helps individuals and families – through prayer and providing information when facing this crisis.  Packets of information are marked and placed around the church for privacy and assistance.

First Presbyterian Church Prayer Concerns

Please Note: Names are printed in Prayer Concerns for
2 weeks at a time as they are called in to the church office

Members – Sandra Brown, Mildred Dail, Lisa Dover, June Gantt, Brandon Heavner, Ann Mathis, Martha Sellers, Jim Sigmon, Marie Sigmon, Margaret Stroupe, Tommy Stroupe

Shut-in Members - Ava Anthony, Kathie Browne, Nellie Carpenter, Bill Crawley, Dick Lester, Ann Ramsey, Lecy Quinn, Joyce Sellers, Marie Sigmon, Connie Wise

Friends and Family of Our Church Members –Billy Alexander, Martha Beam, Brenda Blanton, Jason Cloninger, Aden Darnell, Jaleeca Davis, Lisa Hastings, Eddie Heavner, Jeanne Homesley, Rocky Homesley, Carl Lankford, Ginny Metcalf, and those Infected With The Corona Virus

                                       

Military (Church Family & Friends) – FS1 Robert and YN1 Brandie McCants, CW3 Mathew Simmons, Col. Mark Van Brunt   

Others – FPC' s Capital Campaign; Mr. Will Upchurch (Seminary Student), Golgotha Presbyterian Church, Guatemala

Presbytery of WNC Prayer Calendar - Please be in prayer for New       Hope Presbyterian Church, Asheville, NC.

One Body One Mission

Cherryville Community School Supply Drive

Information For Distribution Day:

      

                                        Place:      First Presbyterian Church

                                        107 West Academy St. Cherryville

                                                 Time:       10am – 12pm

                                          Date:        Saturday, August 15th

                                                  To Register Your Child

                                 Call:   St. John’s Lutheran Church, Cherryville

                                                Phone:       704-435-9264

                                          Date:           June 1st – August 1st

We understand the pandemic is causing many families to adjust their living situations. However, we would still like to help prepare students for the upcoming school year no matter how the 2020—2021 school year begins. 

If you think your child will need school supplies, please register them at the number above.

FPC Family and Friends… We are the Host Church this year for This annual community event. If you would like to volunteer your help please contact Gina McCants At  980-329-6750

A list of supplies needed has not been circulated as of yet. But we will keep you informed as soon as information is given to us.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

Memorials / Honorariums

May 1 - May 31, 2020

MEMORIALS

 

 

 

 

 

IN LOVING MEMORY

Given by

Rec'd

"Bab" B. Beam

Joel & Cheryl McGinnis

05/15/20

Betty Jane Robinson

05/04/20

Don, Newell Alexander Family

05/05/20

 

 

 

 

E.L. Beam

Don, Newell Alexander Family

05/14/20

 

Braeden Bowyer

Missy Faulkenbury

05/13/20

 

 

 

Rodney & Pat Bowyer

Missy Faulkenbury

05/13/20

Gay Brown

Perry Brown

05/04/20

Mabel Brown

Perry Brown

05/04/20

Terry Fisher

Julie Champion

05/25/20

Johnny & Brenda Stroupe

05/22/20

Missy Faulkenbury

05/13/20

Audrey Brandon

05/04/20

Gary Hallman

Missy Faulkenbury

05/13/20

 

Pete Heavner

Don, Newell Alexander Family

05/26/20

 

Kay Helms

Julie Champion

05/25/20

Johnny & Brenda Stroupe

05/22/20

Missy Faulkenbury

05/13/20

 

Rick Helms

Missy Faulkenbury

05/13/20

 

Ann Henkle

Don, Newell Alexander Family

05/26/20

 

 

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Memorials / Honorariums

May 1 - May 31, 2020

IN LOVING MEMORY

Given by

Rec'd

Edwin Homesley

Julie Champion

05/25/20

Renee' Reep Family

05/22/20

Don, Newell Alexander Family

05/26/20

Martel Sigmon

05/31/20

John & Mimi Powell

05/31/20

H.L. Beam, III

05/31/20

Butch Long

Missy Faulkenbury

05/13/20

Dorothy Randall

Ruth Randall

05/31/20

Hugh Randall, Jr.

Ruth Randall

05/31/20

Phillip Rhyne

Missy Faulkenbury

05/13/20

Troy Sellers

Bill & Gerita Steene

05/28/20

Mary West

05/26/20

Randy Whitaker

05/26/20

Mark & Angie Upchurch

05/24/20

Julie Champion

05/25/20

Johnny & Brenda Stroupe

05/22/20

Ron & Dianne Jenkins

05/17/20

Kenneth & Kay Hallman

05/24/20

Pete & Reba Craft

05/29/20

Kevin Gardo

05/29/20

Ken & Vickie Shelton

05/29/20

Don, Newell Alexander Family

05/26/20

Scott & Frances Mauney

05/18/20

Martel Sigmon

05/31/20

Fred & Marsha Brown

05/31/20

Jerry Helms

05/31/20

Hillard & Connie Wise

05/31/20

Renee' Reep Family

05/17/20

Patsy Randall

05/31/20

John & Mimi Powell

05/26/20

Rhyne Simpson

Don, Newell Alexander Family

05/26/20

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Memorials / Honorariums

May 1 - May 31, 2020

IN LOVING MEMORY

Given by

Rec'd

Gary Stroupe

Patsy Randall

05/31/20

Reita Stroupe

Bill & Gerita Steene

05/28/20

Mary West

05/26/20

Audrey Brandon

05/29/20

John & Mimi Powell

05/26/20

Renee' Reep Family

05/26/20

Wade Stroupe

05/26/20

Chuck Dellinger

05/26/20

Dean Starling

05/26/20

Travis Dellinger

05/26/20

Blair Beam

05/26/20

Pam & Cotton Crowder

05/26/20

Susan S. Long

05/24/20

Mark & Angie Upchurch

05/24/20

Kat Sigmon

05/24/20

Gary & Mary Beam

05/25/20

Julie Champion

05/25/20

Ron & Dianne Jenkins

05/17/20

Pete & Reba Craft

05/29/20

Ruth Randall

05/31/20

Don, Newell Alexander Family

05/26/20

Martel Sigmon

05/31/20

Fred & Marsha Brown

05/31/20

Frances & Nick Hopkins

05/26/20

Howard & Bobbie Gantt

05/31/20

Jerry Helms

05/31/20

Jeff & Sandy Costner

05/31/20

Hillard & Connie Wise

05/31/20

Mrs. Gail Jenkins

05/31/20

Patsy Randall

05/31/20

 

 

Memorials / Honorariums

May 1 - May 31, 2020

 

 

 

 

 

IN LOVING HONOR

Given by

Rec'd

Patsy Randall

Audrey Brandon

05/04/20

 

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