Announcements this week: Please pray for:
ECO Church Plant in the TX Presbytery: Christ Community Fellowship Church, Bryan ~ Missionaries: Tamra Ellsworth - Missionary at Pan Am School in Kingsville, Texas — Pray for more students to enroll; pray that they reach more students who don’t yet know Christ; pray for funding for the school ~ Digo (Unreached Peoples): Pray that God keeps leaders passionate about reaching out to other Digo who don’t know the Lord.
The Wednesday night menu for this week is Chick Fil-A, salad, fruit, and ice cream. Dinner is at 5:45 p.m. Cost is $5 with a $20 max per family. Make reservations by noon on Mondays by calling Charlotte at 373-4242.
ECO polity now states, “Assistant Pastors are members of presbytery with voice and vote, and may, upon election by the congregation, serve on the Session with voice and vote in accordance with the congregation’s own rule,” the Session called a congregational meeting TODAY to recommend that our Assistant Pastors be given voice and vote at the Session level.
Time for the 2018 Bach's Lunch Series sponsored by the Amarillo Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. The Twenty-third Annual “Bach’s” Lunch for the week of Friday, March 9, 2018 is at St. Hyacinth Catholic Church, with Cindy Good, Organist.
The Hurricane Harvey Relief Spring Break Mission Trip - you still have time to sign up, but you better hurry! Go to firstpres.com or ask Kim for more info.
NUFFs (None Under Fifty-Five) plan to meet on March 8 in the Parlor beginning at 10:15 a.m. Lunch is $7 per person. Call Cal at 655-3204 by noon on March 5, to make a lunch reservation.
Remember or honor loved ones with Easter lilies. Suggested donation is $9.75 per lily. For memorials/honors to be included in the Easter bulletin, contact Joyce at 350-5219 or
firstname.lastname@example.org before noon, Friday, March 23.
Holy Week is coming! Palm Sunday is March 25; Maundy Thursday is March 29 at
7:00 p.m.; Good Friday Tenebrae service is March 30 at 8:00 p.m.; and Easter Sunday is April 1 with 8:30 and 11 Traditional Services and 11:05 Contemporary. At 9:45, there is a Family Activity on the Second Floor. Families are invited to have refreshments and walk through this experience together! Who will you invite to experience Holy Week at First Pres?
Save the Date for our ALL Church Retreat, May 4-6 in Glorieta, NM. The theme is Life
Together. EVERYONE is invited! Make plans now and be looking for more info coming soon.