Inquirers' Gathering
Nov
18
11:00 AM11:00

Inquirers' Gathering

Are you or someone you know looking for a church home? Have you been a visitor to our church and wondering how to join? If so, please attend the upcoming Inquirers' Gatherings. This is a fun and informal time of sharing so interested persons can learn more about the ministry and programs of our congregation, get an overview of the Presbyterian tradition and theology, and have an opportunity to ask questions of our church staff.

This is not a commitment to join but rather a time for getting to know each other to see if we are the right fit for you and your family. There will be two sessions on November 18 and December 2 in the Parish House after coffee hour. Please let us know if you are interested by contacting the church office at 908-782-3227 or office@flemingtonpres.org, or you can email the Membership Committee at membership@flemingtonpres.org. Childcare available upon request. Additional information is available on our website.

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Thanksgiving Meal Prep
Nov
18
3:15 PM15:15

Thanksgiving Meal Prep

We invite all youth and parents to join our annual tradition of preparing turkey dinners for our senior church members. This is a much appreciated and fun experience for all ages! Please sign up online to help with food donations, dinner preparation, and delivering meals. We are also looking for some creative people to make cards to accompany the meals.

If you know of anyone who would like a turkey dinner delivered to them, get in touch with the church office. For questions about the sign-up or volunteering, please see Mary Jernigan or Anita Christman or email christianed@flemingtonpres.org.

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Interfaith Thanksgiving Service
Nov
18
6:00 PM18:00

Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

All are invited to the annual interfaith service of thanksgiving and unity to be hosted this year at Grace United Church of Christ (site of the Flemington Woman's Club) at 43 Park Ave., Flemington, led by Flemington Area Faith Leaders. The offering will support the Hunterdon Interfaith Outreach Council (HIOC) in assisting people in our county who are in need of help for heating and housing as winter approaches. Please join us after the service for light refreshments.

Parking is available in the lot behind the old courthouse on Main St. It's a short walk from the back of that lot through Flemington Borough Park to the Woman's Club.

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Inquirers' Gathering
Dec
2
11:00 AM11:00

Inquirers' Gathering

Are you or someone you know looking for a church home? Have you been a visitor to our church and wondering how to join? If so, please attend our Inquirers' Gatherings. This is a fun and informal time of sharing so interested persons can learn more about the ministry and programs of our congregation, get an overview of the Presbyterian tradition and theology, and have an opportunity to ask questions of our church staff.

This is not a commitment to join but rather a time for getting to know each other to see if we are the right fit for you and your family. This is the second of two sessions on November 18 and December 2 in the Parish House after coffee hour. Please let us know if you are interested by contacting the church office at 908-782-3227 or office@flemingtonpres.org, or you can email the Membership Committee at membership@flemingtonpres.org. Childcare available upon request. Additional information is available on our website.

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Iris Paper Folding
Dec
2
3:00 PM15:00

Iris Paper Folding

Iris folding is a paper craft technique that involves folding strips of colored paper in such a way to form a design. The center of the design forms an iris — a shape reminiscent of the iris diaphragm of a camera lens. Iris folding originated in 20th-century Holland, where early craft people made their designs using patterned paper cut from the inside of envelopes. Join us as we learn this form of design and apply it to cards to send to our congregants. Please bring a favorite pair of scissors and a 6 inch piece of wrapping paper, any design. RSVP to the church office by November 28 so supplies can be obtained.

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Cookies and Hot Cocoa
Dec
9
5:30 PM17:30

Cookies and Hot Cocoa

Everyone is invited to join us in Fellowship Hall for complimentary cookies and hot cocoa, with holiday music provided by the Memorial Ringers bell choir, after the Flemington Holiday Parade. Entrance from East Main St. or the Creighton Building.

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Christmas Caroling
Dec
16
1:00 PM13:00

Christmas Caroling

We invite everyone to join us for our annual Christmas caroling trip to local nursing homes and to Hunterdon Medical Center. We will meet in the church parking lot. Wear a Santa hat, bring some bells, or just come ready to spread holiday cheer!

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Veteran's Haven North Mission Program Luncheon
Nov
13
12:00 PM12:00

Veteran's Haven North Mission Program Luncheon

The Women’s Association invites everyone to join us for our next meeting in Fellowship Hall. We will have a covered dish luncheon followed by our Mission Program. Brigadier General Edward J. Chrystal, Jr., the Superintendent of Veteran’s Haven North in Glen Gardner, NJ, will be speaking about this wonderful residential program for veterans, which we have “adopted” as our local mission for this year. The 2018 Thank Offering of Presbyterian Women will be dedicated at this meeting.

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Take Me to Church Walking Tours
Oct
28
1:00 PM13:00

Take Me to Church Walking Tours

Church historians will share the rich history of each of the local houses of worship: Calvary Episcopal Church, Flemington United Methodist Church, Flemington American Baptist Church, and the Flemington Presbyterian Church. Co-sponsored by the Calvary Episcopal Church and the Hunterdon County Historical Society. Suggested donation for the tour is $5.00; tickets and tours begin at 1:00 p.m. at the HCHS Doric House, 114 Main St., Flemington. Rain or shine. Proceeds go to the local food pantry. For more information, visit the Hunterdon County Historical Society’s website at hunterdonhistory.org/save-the-date-upcoming-eventsfor-2018 or call 908-782-1091. Photo from the collections of the Hunterdon County Historical Society.

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The Church Has Left the Building
Oct
28
9:30 AM09:30

The Church Has Left the Building

Mark your calendar for "The Church Has Left The Building" mission event! Members of Flemington Baptist Church will be joining our 9:30 a.m. worship service and events throughout the day. After worship, everyone from children to senior citizens will join together in fellowship and then branch out on various missions projects throughout the community until about 12:30 pm. Please sign up for the mission project you'd like to participate in at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a4aabaa28aafe3-fbcfpc . Come shine God’s light and show our love for our community.

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Women's Association Luncheon
Oct
23
12:00 PM12:00

Women's Association Luncheon

The Women's Association are having their annual "Out to Lunch" event at Capuano, 67 Church St., Flemington, and cordially invite you to join them. In place of a monthly program, they will be enjoying food and conversation. Separate checks will be given. Please contact Betty Doby at Doby2@me.com by Thursday, Oct. 18 if you plan to attend.

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Mission Fair
Oct
21
10:30 AM10:30

Mission Fair

The Mission and Outreach Committee is sponsoring a Fall Mission Fair focusing on housing and homelessness. We have invited community organizations serving Flemington and the greater Hunterdon County area to set up displays in Fellowship Hall and share information about their work and ministries. Please take some time to learn about the challenges faced by some of our neighbors to find safe and affordable housing. Learn about organizations in our community that are working to eliminate homelessness and provide our neighbors with a simple, decent place to live. Maybe you'll even find a new opportunity to help those in need.

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Deacons' Chicken Dinner
Oct
13
4:00 PM16:00

Deacons' Chicken Dinner

Please join us at the annual Deacons’ Chicken Dinner. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for Seniors, $7 for children 4-12 years old, and children under 4 years are free. Tickets are available in Fellowship Hall after service and through the Deacons. Hope to see you and your friends on the 13th! And don’t forget the bake sale on Sunday morning!

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Flu Shot Clinic
Oct
7
10:30 AM10:30

Flu Shot Clinic

ShopRite of Flemington will host our fourth annual flu shot clinic in Fellowship Hall following the worship service. In NJ, pharmacists can vaccinate those 12 years of age and older. Children ages 7 to 11 years old need a prescription from their doctor. High dose flu shots will be available for those 65 years and older.

Get your flu shot here!

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Memories of Flemington and Raritan Township
Sep
25
12:00 PM12:00

Memories of Flemington and Raritan Township

Please join the Women's Association at their covered dish luncheon, and take a stroll down "Memory Lane" in Flemington and Raritan Township. Whether you are a long-time resident or a recent transplant, join our group discussion, led by Susan Miller, Anne Thomas, and Joan Wolsiefer, as we reminisce about local life and lore throughout the last 60+/- years.

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Town Hall Meeting
Sep
23
10:45 AM10:45

Town Hall Meeting

Do you have questions or comments about what’s happening at FPC? The Membership and Fellowship committees will be hosting a Town Hall meeting in the choir area of Fellowship Hall after worship. This is a time to find out how committees are run, ask questions, and learn more about your church. Get your coffee and join us!

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Homecoming Sunday
Sep
16
10:30 AM10:30

Homecoming Sunday

The Fellowship Committee invites everyone to mark the beginning of the new Sunday school year! Weather permitting, please join us on the front lawn after the service and church school are over, and enjoy some cake and ice cream.

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Movies on the Lawn
Aug
22
8:00 PM20:00

Movies on the Lawn

Join us as we continue our summer tradition of movies on the lawn! Bring a chair or blanket to sit on and enjoy family-friendly showings of movies on the church lawn. Our August 22 showing is Trolls. Movies begin at dusk. Free admission and popcorn.

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Senior High Meeting
Aug
12
11:00 AM11:00

Senior High Meeting

Attention all high school students!!! You are invited to meet briefly with Eric Hearst, FPC’s new Coordinator of Christian Education, and Reverend Nancy Asbury after morning service in the Parish House. Come and learn about the plans taking shape for youth ministry this year at FPC! #Together

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Movies on the Lawn
Jul
25
8:00 PM20:00

Movies on the Lawn

Join us as we continue our summer tradition of movies on the lawn! Bring a chair or blanket to sit on and enjoy family-friendly showings of movies on the church lawn. Our July 25 showing is Peter Rabbit. Movies begin at dusk. Free admission and popcorn.

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Vacation Bible School
Jul
9
to Jul 13

Vacation Bible School

Experience the ride of a lifetime with God! Join us for Rolling River Rampage Vacation Bible School! Monday - Friday, July 9 - 13, 9:00 a.m. - noon. Register your children today or sign up to volunteer as a leader or helper. Snack donations are welcome and greatly appreciated. Click here for the registration form, or contact Mary Jernigan at christianed@flemingtonpres.org. To volunteer or donate decorations, please sign up here, and to donate snacks and snack supplies, please sign up here. Please also contact Mary to help with VBS Decorating days on Tuesday, June 26, and Thursday, June 28, from 10 am - 1 pm and set-up day on Sunday, July, 8, following Sunday service and fellowship. Loads of help is needed and your time and effort will be greatly appreciated!

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Town Hall Meeting
Jul
1
10:45 AM10:45

Town Hall Meeting

Eric Hearst, Coordinator of Christian Education, will lead a Town Hall Meeting in Fellowship Hall today after worship. Everyone will have the opportunity to learn more about him and to talk about some of the plans taking shape for FPC’s Christian Education offerings this coming fall.

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Movie Night Moved Indoors
Jun
27
7:30 PM19:30

Movie Night Moved Indoors

Join us as we continue our summer tradition of movies on the lawn! Bring a chair or blanket to sit on and enjoy family-friendly showings of movies on the church lawn. Our first showing is The Secret Life of Pets. Free admission and popcorn. Tonight's movie has been moved indoors to Fellowship Hall and will begin at 7:30pm.

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Pedals for Progress
Jun
16
9:00 AM09:00

Pedals for Progress

On behalf of Pedals for Progress/Sewing Peace, we are collecting used, rust-free adult and children's bicycles in repairable condition and portable sewing machines in working condition. Bikes are sent to developing countries where they are often used as a primary source of transportation. As part of its mission, P4P also teaches bicycle and sewing machine repair to provide usable skills in areas where there are few opportunities. A $10 minimum donation with each bike or sewing machine is requested toward shipping. All material and monetary donations are tax deductible, and a receipt will be provided on site. Rain or shine. Additional details are available on this flyer, or contact Mike Russell for more information: pedalsmike@gmail.com

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Strawberry Festival
Jun
7
6:00 PM18:00

Strawberry Festival

Join us as we celebrate the 43rd anniversary of our annual Strawberry Festival. This festival, held on the front lawn, will feature music in addition to delectable desserts and cold drinks. Sweetened and unsweetened strawberries will be served along with many varieties of home baked cakes, ice cream, and whipped cream. The cost for all of this food and fun is $5 for adults and $3 for children over four years of age. Rain or shine. Everyone is welcomed!

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Faithful Families Workshop
Jun
3
11:00 AM11:00

Faithful Families Workshop

Join us in Fellowship Hall for an hour and a half of practical ideas for busy families who are looking to make space in their schedules for building stronger faith and better relationships with God and one another. We will explore ideas from Traci Smith’s book, Faithful Families: Creating Sacred Moments at Home. Be one of the first 3 families to register and receive Traci’s book for free!! Sign up online at www.SignUpGenius.com/go/508054EAFAE2EA1FC1-faithful. Childcare will be provided.

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Town Hall Meeting
Jun
3
10:45 AM10:45

Town Hall Meeting

The Pastor Nominating Committee (PNC) is looking forward to hosting this month's Town Hall Meeting! We hope you'll get your coffee and join us in the choir area of Fellowship Hall. Come hear some new information and have a chance to ask us questions. We plan to expand upon what the search process is really like, the phase we are currently in and processes yet to come, God’s time table vs. ours, and expectations when a new pastor arrives. We are not able to cover topics related to specific candidates.

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Junior High Night
May
27
5:30 PM17:30

Junior High Night

Youth deacons are hosting a Junior High night with pizza and Rita’s, and the gaga pit will be open! All members of junior high age are welcome, and feel free to bring friends. Please RSVP to j_lentine@yahoo.com or torylentine@gmail.com if you're able to make it, so we can figure out numbers for food. Hope to see you there!

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"The Journey"
May
22
1:00 PM13:00

"The Journey"

Please join the Women’s Association for dessert and coffee with a special program on the book, “The Journey,” the story of the origins of Jewish life in Hunterdon County. Our guest speaker is the author, Hunterdon County Historian Stephanie Stevens, who recounts the story of Jewish immigrants from Russia who began to settle in the county beginning in 1908. All church members and friends are invited.

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Vocal Concert
May
20
2:00 PM14:00

Vocal Concert

Please join us in the sanctuary as Music In The Village presents a Vocal Concert by local high school students. Selections to include works from Mozart, Schumann, popular and modern musical theatre, Operetta, R&B and pop. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for students. All proceeds benefit the church.

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Deacons' Annual Flower Sale
May
12
9:00 AM09:00

Deacons' Annual Flower Sale

April Showers Bring May Flowers, just in time for Mother's Day! Come and support the FPC Deacons by purchasing beautiful flowers that will be supplied by the Country Garden Shed. WHERE : FPC Parking lot. WHEN: Saturday May 12, 9am -1 pm. HOW: Cash and Carry. Can't make it? You can still support your Deacons! WHERE: Country Garden Shed, 1153 Croton Rd Flemington. WHEN: Monday, May 14 through Saturday, May 19. HOW: Purchase anything (garden items, plants, etc.). Use our voucher, and the Deacons will receive 15% of the profit. Vouchers are available during Fellowship Hour. For further information, contact Kristin Hoff at shepherdrun3@yahoo.com.

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Interfaith Potluck Picnic
May
6
12:30 PM12:30

Interfaith Potluck Picnic

Food, friends, and family fun for all ages! Join together, bring a favorite dish to share, and enjoy fun activities. Bring any favorite picnic games and/or musical instruments. Deer Path Park, Cedars Pavilion, 120 West Woodschurch Rd, Flemington. Sponsored by the Flemington Area Faith Leaders Association. Rain or shine.

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Town Hall Meeting
May
6
10:45 AM10:45

Town Hall Meeting

This week's town hall meeting features the Mission and Outreach Committee. The Committee is looking for interested members and for input from the congregation. Get your coffee and join us in the choir area of Fellowship Hall to learn about the church's mission work and make suggestions on future work!

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VIM All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast
May
5
8:00 AM08:00

VIM All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast Buffet! Includes pancakes, French toast, made-to-order omelets, bacon, sausage, and so much more! $10 per person. Dine with us at our third and final Volunteers In Mission fundraiser of the year, and help support our annual summer mission trip to help others in Maine.

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"Requiem" by Gabriel Faure
Apr
29
9:30 AM09:30

"Requiem" by Gabriel Faure

The Chancel Choir will present "Requiem" by Gabriel Faure during the worship service, which also is Choir Recognition Sunday. The choir will feature soprano Katie Lang, baritone Glenn Boothby and be accompanied by the organ with assistance from violinist Russell Hoffmann. The Requiem or "Mass for the Dead" commemorates those who have died and only fitting this be sung as we just experienced the death and resurrection of our Lord.

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