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Volunteer Opportunity: Quiet Books

We're looking for some volunteers to help in a small project for the littlest members of our church family. We will be cutting, sewing and assembling a small Bible-centered felt quiet book to be used by the children during the service ...

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Prayer Focus: Memorial Day

Please be in prayer for the families and friends of those who have lost their lives in military service to the United States of America. The sacrifices these men and women made have afforded us wonderful temporal freedoms as the ...

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ARP Assistance for Earthquake Victims in Nepal

The ARP Good Samaritan Offering is open for individuals, church groups, and congregations wishing to make donations toward relief for earth-quake victims in Nepal. Contributions will be accepted through June 30, 2015 and any accumulated amounts will be sent to ...

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Life Together in Christ: A Testimony on Small Groups

Has there ever been a time in the past when you felt like you had the perfect plan? Perhaps in the moment you were thinking, “Man, I am knocking this one out of the ballpark.” But then God ends up ...

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Horizon and Quest Scholorships

As many of you know, the church budget was cut across all ministries two years ago as we experienced a decline in giving. One of the casualties of that cut was the budget allocation for the scholarships that send many ...

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Summer Choir Camp

Children ages 7-14 who are interested in a fun week of singing, musical games, acting, and musical competitions with prizes are invited to the annual Children’s Summer Choir Camp! This summer on July 20-24 2015, from 9:00 am-11:30 am each day ...

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Schedule Revision

Dear Members of First Presbyterian Church, On March 18, I notified you of the Session's decision to move to one worship service at 9:00 am followed by Small Groups (Sunday School) at 10:30 am beginning June 7, 2015. The reason for ...

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The vision of the First Presbyterian Church of Lake Wales is to be a Christ-centered fellowship of believers, devoted to glorifying God through true worship, personal evangelism, discipleship, and servanthood.

 

 

First Pres News

  • Apologetics in the Upper Room May 26, 2015 Have you ever wrestled with questions such as: What is Truth?; Is God Real?; Who is Jesus?; or, Can the Bible be Trusted? The UPPER ROOM Sunday School Class plans to find some answers as they begin a study in apologetics using a book series by Ravi Zacharis and Danielle DuRant. This series promises to include ...
  • Volunteer Opportunity: Quiet Books May 26, 2015 We’re looking for some volunteers to help in a small project for the littlest members of our church family. We will be cutting, sewing and assembling a small Bible-centered felt quiet book to be used by the children during the service in hopes of easing the transition to our new schedule. Please contact Sasha Friend (863-241-6529 or ...
  • Volunteer Opportunity May 26, 2015 Starting Sunday, June 7, 2015 we will need some people to check behind and lock up the church each Sunday after small groups. We are asking our small groups to help by turning off the a/c and lights in their meeting rooms and to shut the doors behind them. However, we need someone to make ...
  • In Memory – Margit Szvoboda May 26, 2015 Margit Szvoboda passed away Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Savannah Court. She was 92. Margit was born May 15, 1923 in Novisad, Yugoslavia to the late Peter and Maria Kern Wildpret. During World War II, she spent 7 years of her life seeking refuge throughout Europe to escape the hands of the German forces. Ms.Szvoboda arrived ...
  • Menu for May 27, 2015 May 22, 2015 On the menu this week is…Fried Chicken Tenders, French Fries and Cole Slaw. If you prefer, you may choose the Salad Bar or Pizza instead of the hot meal. Dessert is Bread Pudding for $1.00 per serving. Please be considerate of the kitchen crew and reserve your meal(s) so they know how much food to prepare. ...
  • Next Week’s Sermon May 17, 2015 The sermon on May 24, 2015 will be “On Guard and Farewell” based on Acts 20:17-38.
  • ARP Assistance for Earthquake Victims in Nepal May 17, 2015 The ARP Good Samaritan Offering is open for individuals, church groups, and congregations wishing to make donations toward relief for earth-quake victims in Nepal. Contributions will be accepted through June 30, 2015 and any accumulated amounts will be sent to Samaritan’s Purse on May 30, June 15, and July 1. To learn more about Samaritan’s Purse ...
  • Menu for May 20, 2015 May 15, 2015 On the menu this week is…Chicken Alfredo with pasta, mixed vegetables and a Green salad. If you prefer, you may choose the Salad Bar or Pizza instead of the hot meal. Dessert is provided by Ruth Circle for $1.00 per serving. Please be considerate of the kitchen crew and reserve your meal(s) so they know how ...
  • Life Together in Christ: A Testimony on Small Groups May 11, 2015 Has there ever been a time in the past when you felt like you had the perfect plan? Perhaps in the moment you were thinking, “Man, I am knocking this one out of the ballpark.” But then God ends up changing that plan, which disappoints you initially, but in hindsight you think, “Goodness, was I ...
  • Next Week’s Sermon May 10, 2015 The sermon on May 17, 2015 will be “Multiple Men, Many Miles & a Miracle” based on Acts 20:1-16.

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The vision of the First Presbyterian Church of Lake Wales is to be a Christ-centered fellowship of believers, devoted to glorifying God through true worship, personal evangelism, discipleship, and servanthood.