Hope Doesn’t Wait for Tomorrow

One of the mama said-isms I grew up with was offered when it had been a day of struggle.  The test was too hard, the friend too unfriendly, I had too much to do, or I didn’t know what to do.  My Mama would listen, ask a few questions and then say, “Get some sleep. ...

SHARE summer with Lawrence Youth

One of Faith’s community partnerships is SHARE. SHARE provides summer activities for middle and high school youth who live in Lawrence Township. They meet at Castleton United Methodist church Monday through Thursday for six weeks. This summer the program will...

We can Help Grow Gardens and Young People

We can Help Grow Gardens and Young People through our Pentecost Offering   “God from my youth you have taught me, and I still proclaim your wondrous deeds”-Psalm 71:17 Each year on Pentecost Sunday (June 9, 2019), we celebrate the gift of the Holy Spirit...

You Cleared Your Clutter

 Thank you all, for making Faith’s Clear Your Clutter Day a success! Your car may have been one of the 120 drive-thru cars. Your social media advertising helped raise $280. Your used clothing, used furniture, used books, and eyeglasses will be passed along to...

Godly Play

The birthstone for June birthdays is pearl, so it is appropriate that we do The Parable of the Great Pearl in June one week before the birthday of the church. Sunday, June 9, the story of Pentecost will be told in Godly Play. Immediately following Godly Play, the...

Thanking Others

A young mother watches helplessly as her newborn infant struggles for life. Born 3 months premature, this tiny baby struggles to breathe and clings to life. This mother can only watch as her child is attached to IV’s and breathing tubes. She can’t hold her child. She...

What it is, it the Living God

Seventy years ago, Colonial Records released a recording of Deacon Andy Griffith telling a folksy yarn about being a country boy who heads into the town of Chapel Hill, North Carolina and getting swept along in a crowd of people. Andy tells of accidentally making his...
How We Serve: Family Promise

How We Serve: Family Promise

This past week, Faith Presbyterian Church began hosting homeless families. With the help of many hands and volunteers, the church building became the home to four families. Volunteers took the time to: Drive the Family Promise van in the early mornings and late...