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Stewardship helps fill this church with prayers of thanks to God.  In this church, we are
surrounded by people who pledge their time, prayers, and money to provide Christian care to
others – to the hungry, the thirsty, and the stranger – to the naked, the sick, and the friendless.
We are surrounded by people who have discovered the great gift of God’s love and Christ’s
teachings: When we give of ourselves and our work, we get far more than we give – and far
more than we can ever repay for the gifts bestowed upon us. Thanks be to God. Pledge cards
can be found in the pew racks. You may bring your pledge forward or place it in the offering
plate during worship. Online pledging and giving can be set up by following this link. Give
 in response to God’s grace and call when making your pledge.


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Vacation Bible Camp 2019 - Dowload the VBC Registration Form Now!

This is happening July 8-12 but we want to make sure everyone gets it on the calendars now!
Please note: this is later than originally scheduled due to all the snow days we have to make
up! VBC is from 9:30 am-12:30 pm for any youth from age 3 and potty-trained through 6th
grade. The 7th through 12th grade youth are helpers and adult volunteers are also needed!
Please contact Tiffany (; 563-326-1691, ext. 209) if you are able to
help out. Childcare is available for volunteers. Our theme is “To Mars and Beyond” and it’s
going to be out of this world!


Neighborhood Picnic - Sunday, June 9, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

You are invited to the third Annual First Presbyterian Neighborhood Picnic! The fun-filled event  
will be held on Sunday, June 9 from 11:30 – 1:30 (following the single service at 10:30 am).  
Deacons will provide meat, baked beans, coleslaw, lemonade, iced tea and table service.  
Please bring a side or dessert to share and two items for the food pantry.  With the addition of a
tent, this will be a rain or shine event.  If the weather permits you can also bring a blanket and
sit picnic style on the grassy area north of our west parking lot.  Really fun entertainment will be
provided for the kids!  Questions may be directed to:  Muffy Ellard,

 Everyone is invited, so be sure to get the word out about this gathering open to all!

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Blessing of the Animals - Sunday, July 7, 8:30 am outside on the west lawn

FPC’s Blessing of the Animals annual worship service is Sunday, July 7.  The Blessing of the
Animals is an ancient custom associated with St. Francis of Assisi.  Always at home in the
company of the disadvantaged and the dispossessed, Francis recognized the Divine Spark in
the beauty of creation, in the love and companionship of animals, and in the poor.  Francis
became known as the Patron Saint of Animals and is one of the most admired monks and
mystics in the history of the church.  Bring your pet, large or small, to be blessed and
celebrated.  Pet family photos will be taken after the service.

In addition to celebrating your own, happy pets, you are encouraged to bring donations for the
King’s Harvest No Kill Animal Shelter in Davenport so that animals waiting for their furever
homes can be well cared for.  Items needed include dry or canned dog and cat food, cat litter,
cleaning supplies, hand sanitizer, pump hand soaps, and office supplies.  Monetary donations
will also be gratefully accepted. For more information, please contact a member of the
Congregational Development & Fellowship Committee.

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Performing Arts Series of First Presbyterian Church presents
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Saturday, June 29, 7:30 pm & Sunday, June 30, 4:00 pm

$15 adult/$10 student, tickets will be available at the door

The talented singers, actors, and dancers of First Pres transport us to the Broadway stage with
a production of the multiple Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning show H
ow to Succeed in
Business Without Really Trying.
 With delightful music by Frank Loesser, this brilliant comedy
lampoons corporate culture in 1960s America. From Music Theatre International: “A satire of
big business and all it holds sacred. All musicals at First Pres are produced with in-house talent
and a topnotch creative team from the church that handles set design, props, costuming,
choreography, and direction. Come experience the multitude of great talent