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FIRST
PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

Cottage Grove
FOR STUDY
Isaiah 61:1-4
Luke 2:21-33
 

The Hour of the Baby!
Rembrandt van Rijn
Simeon’s Song of Praise, 1669
 

 








 


 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

OFFICE HOURS The church office is open Tues.– Fri., hours are 8:30 - 12:30.  In an emergency, please call the office, or the Deacons on call. 
 
PLEASE NOTE The office will be closed December 31st and January 1st for New Years.
 
DEACONS ON CALL Hank Habenick 541-767-0807 and Shirley Estrada 541-767-3817.
 
KITCHEN COORDINATOR FOR DECEMBER Barbara Gant 541-942-3411.
 
GAME NIGHT on Friday January 3rd at 7:00pm. Bring a favorite game to share if you have one and a finger –food snack to share.  Bring some friends along, the more the merrier!! Do you need a ride? Please call Sandie Moniz, 541-767-3321. This fun night is sponsored by the Parish Life and Hospitality Committee hope to see you there.
 
FLOOR REMODEL in the Parlor beginning January 6th.  Due to the nature of this project the Parlor will be closed and inaccessible from January 6th -15th.  The back entrance will be closed, as well, so please use the other doors to enter the building during this time.  Thanks to our Building and Grounds Committee for shepherding this project.
 
BOOK GROUP First Pres Readers, please join us for our next book group on Sunday, February 16th from 3-5pm in the Friendship Hall.  We are reading, The Great Spiritual Migration: How the World’s Largest Religion Is Seeking a Better Way to Be Christian by Brian McLaren.  From a description of the book, “Brian McLaren, a leading voice in contemporary religion, argues that— notwithstanding the dire headlines about the demise of faith and drop in church attendance—Christian faith is not dying. Rather, it is embarking on a once-in-an-era spiritual shift. For millions, the journey has already begun.”
 
MAKE A PLEDGE! If you have not yet made a financial pledge for the church's 2020 budget, there is still time!  There are pledge cards in the Narthex, please fill it out and return it in the offering plate during worship or give it to Chuck Missar, our church treasurer.  Thank you for your faithful generosity and for insuring that this church's mission continues.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY of Central Lane works to eliminate sub-standard housing by assisting low-income homeowners, including veterans, seniors and disabled homeowners with minor exterior home repairs. Visit https://habitatlane.org/home-repair/ for more information.  Find out about your eligibility for the program BEFORE you fill out the application.  You can call the office at 541-741-1707 or email info@habitatlane.org.
 
HOMELESS STREET COUNT January 30, 2020. Volunteers are needed for 3 hour shifts across Lane County. For more information and to volunteer visit www.lanecounty.org/homelesscount
 
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First Presbyterian Church of Cottage Grove © Copyright 2018 - All Rights Reserved

Our mailing address is:
216 South Third Street, Cottage Grove, OR  97424
Phone: (541) 942-4479         
E-mail: fpcgrove@gmail.com, Website: 
https://fpcgrove.org/

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FPC Cottage Grove · 216 S 3rd St · Cottage Grove, OR 97424 · USA

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