“I Still Do” Marriage Enrichment Event, Aug. 23

Join other FPC couples at the “I Still Do” marriage enrichment conference in Portland, OR on Saturday, August 23. “I Still Do” is  a one-day marriage event that will strengthen your marriage and rekindle the romance. Enjoy engaging speakers, musicians and worship leaders, and be encouraged to continue to invest in your marriage and live life as a team. For more information, visit the conference website or call our Family Ministries Coordinator, Carolyn Havel at 253-272-3286, ext. 133 or 253-759-4695.

“Science and Faith: Are They Really in Conflict?” Sept. 21

Sign Up to Make a Difference at FPC Tacoma

Are you like me? You hear about a need while you are at church, you want to volunteer for something but you need to check your calendar so you wait until you get home. Then when you’re home you can’t find your bulletin or you just plain forget?   Are you are worried that you will sign up for something and then forget and let people down? Are you afraid to call Carol Heath because she might talk you into doing something you don’t want to do?

Good News!   Signup Genius is up and running. You can sign up to be a greeter, or help with coffee hour. You can sign up to pull weeds or paint a cupboard. You can sign up to help at Camp McCullough or wash some kitchen towels. You can sign up for just one hour or one week or one month! No high pressure phone calls.   For many of the jobs Signup Genius will e-mail you a reminder of your commitment. If something comes up and you need to cancel or switch to another time, no problem! With Signup Genius it’s easy. Please follow the steps below and pick volunteer job today. Let’s get ready to turn “Inside Out”! Let’s get our insides running like… a loving church family.

—Carol Heath

Easy Steps to Sign Up

1. Go to www.signupgenius.com.

2. Click on the green “Find a sign up” tab at the top of the page.

3. Type in cheath@fpctacoma.org.

4. Follow the directions on the site.

5. Choose your favorite volunteer job.

Or you also can just call or email Carol Heath, FPC Volunteer Coordinator, 253-272-3286 or cheath@fpctacoma.org.

Free Hot Dog Lunch and VBS Celebration on Sunday, July 20!

Join First Presbyterian Church on Sunday, July 20th for a morning of fun! Come hear the kids FPC VBS Volunteer Form 2014sing in their Vacation Bible School shirts during the 10:30 a.m. worship, then enjoy a FREE family cook-out with hot dogs following the service as well as a short video highlighting our week together at Weird Animals VBS!  Questions? Contact Katharine Staples: Director of Children’s Ministries, 253-272-3286 x115 or kstaples@fpctacoma.org.