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December 2019 & January 2020
A Contemplative Service of Word and Table
Saturdays, 5 PM in the Sanctuary
Beginning January 11, 2020 through May 30, 2020. There will be no service on April 11, 2020.
PC(USA) Leader to Speak at FPC
The Rev. Dr. J. Herbert Nelson II Will Join Us for Sunday Worship
Sunday, January 26, 10:30 am
The Reverend Dr. J. Herbert Nelson II, stated clerk of the PC(USA) General Assembly, will join us for Worship on Sunday and will offer the sermon.
“We are honored to have Dr. Nelson in our services this Sunday,” FPC Pastor Rev. Dr. Eric T. Myers said. “The stated clerk is a powerful speaker and we look forward to what God has to say through him.”
We will hold our annual congregational meeting immediately after Worship. The 2020 church budget will be presented, and we will elect 2 new at-large members to the FPC Nominating Committee, which identifies candidates for FPC elders and deacons. All are welcome. FPC members are especially encouraged to attend. Lunch will be served!
Alcoholics Anonymous has received FPC’s support for more than 40 years. The church provides meeting rooms and kitchen space for more than 20 weekly meetings as well as seasonal all-night meetings. FPC also offers space for weekly meetings of Al-Anon, a support group for friends and family members of problem drinkers.
Food Bank Donations
Monthly - 1st Sunday
The first Sunday of every month, FPC congregants are encouraged to bring food or hygiene items to donate to the Frederick Food Bank. Donations are down, and the number of Food Bank clients is rising—people are in need year-round. Please bring donations with you to worship.
Wednesdays at 6:30pm, during the FCPS school year
For more than 30 years, FPC has partnered with our neighborhood school, Parkway Elementary, to provide a mentoring program for children in grades K-1. The Parkway community liaison selects children for the weekly program, which includes crafts and educational activities, story time, and a nutritious dinner. The longest-running program of its kind in Frederick County Public Schools, Open Door is an intergenerational celebration of learning and relationship in a happy, loving environment.
FPC Sunday School
Spiritual Exploration for All Ages
2019-20 School Year
The new Sunday School year kicks off on Sunday, September 15th, and continues through mid-June. Classes for children, teens, and adults meet at 9:30am on Sundays (one hour before Worship). All are welcome.