It is Holy week and we gather to celebrate the Last Supper and final moments of Jesus’ ministry with the disciples. This service of readings and music is deeply reflective, personal, and meditative. Prepare your hearts to experience the tragedy of Good Friday and the victory of the Resurrection!
Join us for a fun night of painting….
Your choice of 20oz wine glass, canvas, or both!!!
Saturday, March 23
Lansdowne First Presbyterian Church
140 N. Lansdowne Ave
Doors open at 5:30 pm. Painting begins at 6pm
Cost is $30 for one canvas or $20 for one wine glass or 2 wine glasses for $30
or a combo of one canvas and one wine glass for $40!
You can pay in advance or at the door. This is a BYOB Event!
We have 72 wine glasses so you may want to pay in advance to ensure you get one!
We will have a concession stand.
Raffle baskets will be available.
4-5 canvas paintings to choose from.
Any questions see Shannon Aughe, Lori Jordan, or Joe Gaffney .
All are welcome so bring a friend!
Please RSVP to Shannon at firstname.lastname@example.org
*we are looking for donations to our raffle baskets if you can donate an item or a basket please give to Bonnie Stritzinger by Sunday, March 17.
A Simple Soup Supper to begin our season of Lent followed by an intimate communion service commemorating the Last Supper.
Join us at 6pm for Soup and stay for Communion at 6:45pm.
This is a special, solemn time as we contemplate the Lenten season and the upcoming joyous Resurrection Day!
American Legion Post 65 invites all of First Presbyterian Church of Lansdowne to the first annual Veteran’s Day celebration dinner in Irwin Hall on Friday night November 9th. We will have complimentary beer, wine, soda, coffee along with a buffet dinner, special historical speaker, door prizes/50-50, music, and dancing. Bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the Veteran’s Comfort Project of Philadelphia. Tickets are $25 and payable at the door. RSVP to Richard Smalley or Jennifer Cain if you wish to attend so we can have an accurate count for the caterer. Come and support the Veterans!
Join your church family early in the morning to help decorate the First Presbyterian Church of Lansdowne float and cheer the float riders on! Maybe we can win first prize for the best organizational float!!!!! Enjoy the day with your Lansdowne community and afterwards gather on the church lawn with your lawn chairs, blankets, and picnics. We always have a good time socializing with each other as we watch the "tall" fireworks.
Refugees are forced to flee their country of nationality as they are under threat and it is not safe for them to remain. We are standing with our refugee neighbors as they seek safety and security.
We are standing for welcome!
This service will feature, special music, performances and stories from immigrants in our congregation.
In this age of our government tearing apart refugee families, the First Presbyterian Church is proud of our efforts to re-unite families. In conjunction with PRIME immigration services and money raised by our Mission Committee, we were able to assist one of our immigrant families with legal services and travel expenses to bring their son over from Liberia.
Admission – Suggested Donation - $10
Reception following the film
Because of the War, a new film produced by the Philadelphia Folklore
Project, shares the stories of four brilliant singers – mothers, refugees, immigrants,
survivors of Liberia’s civil wars – who use their music to address violence and injustice
at home and in exile. Superstar recording artists Zaye Tete, Fatu Gayflor, Marie
Nyenabo and Tokay Tomah are featured in the movie.
In Philadelphia, four Liberian women use their music to address injustice and inspire
action for social change. Survivors of Liberia’s civil wars, they are accomplished,
brilliant singers – mothers, refugees, immigrants, Africans – who haven’t stopped
contributing positively to the world, no matter the obstacles. Because of the
War documents the power of traditional songs to make meaningful connections
between and among people, and to help re-build communities.
A live performance by Zaye Tete, featured in the film, will follow the movie
Join us for some BINGO fun. Doors open at 5pm and Bingo starts at 6pm! Come early and get your table and concessions...
Admission is $10 and entitles you to four 3 face Regular Bingo game cards. If you wish to purchase more cards they are $1 each. Special Bingo game cards are $5 each.
Total 14 game page is available for $32 and if you purchase in advance you are entitled to 5 free additional regular bing cards! What a deal!
We will have hot dogs, chili bowls, saurkraut, pretzels, soda, water, grilled cheese, cakes, chips to eat! Yum Yum Yum
Oh . .......AND Raffle baskets ......AND 50/50 too! WHAT FUN!!
Pack up the babies and bring the old ladies -- cause everyone knows and everyone goes to Brother Joe's Bingo Show!!!
See Joe Gaffney at email@example.com or Joe Cooper at justjoe409!gmail.com for tickets.
Phone number 610 529-8798 if any questions/concerns
Irwin Hall doors open at 5:00 pm. Get your table and cards B4 the big rush! BINGO begins at 6pm sharp! The $10 admission includes 4 regular game cards. Of course, additional regular cards are $1 a piece and additional special game cards will be for sale for each special game.
Refreshments will be available for purchase (chili, hot dogs, drinks) and we always love those 50/50 raffles.
If you need to, take your B12 vitamins and B-ready for fun1 Nothing B9 here....The fun just multiplies and grows! Join us!
B - I - N - G - O !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
This beautiful service is for the individuals that want to celebrate Christmas with a reverent, candlelight moment and gentle singing of "Silent Night". A meaningful time to join hands and hearts as a community as we experience the wonder of the miraculous birth of Jesus.
Celebrate Christmas eve with us. All children are invited to participate in the Christmas story pagent. Meet at the back of the church to find your costume and line up! Special music abounds! One of the most joyous services of the church year!!! BE THERE!
This is an annual tradition for all our children. All families are invited to join the lunch with Santa by making a reservation with Carmella Kane or a member of the Mission Committee. Please indicate to Carmella the name, age, sex of your child that will be in attendance and a suggestion for a small toy that Santa can present during the luncheon. It is very important that Carmella has your reservation!!! We don't want to have a child in attendance and not have a present from Santa for them, so please please please register.
If you do not have children in your family unit, join us anyway for the fun. We simply ask that you allow families to have first choice in seating so they can sit together as a unit at the luncheon. Thanks for your cooperation.
If you have a middle school student grade 6 - 8 that wishes to attend the fall retreat at Camp Kirkwood, register at www.kirkwoodcamp.org. The church has funds to provide a full scholarship for any youth or counselor who wishes to attend. Please contact Pastor Nancy so you can receive this scholarship.
Purchasae your $25 ticket ASAP!! Call 610-622-0800 Option 5 -- Seating is limited to the first 100 guests
Your ticket Includes:
Hors d'oeuvres (6:45 - 7:00pm) No admittance after 7pm!
Our renowned Green Marshmallow Salad
and an evening of delightful misfortune.
All tips to wait staff go to the Lansdowne Presbyterian Youth Group
(Youth greatly appreciate all contributions)