Author Archive: Kim Robbins

Don’t Forget to Listen

Dear Saints, Summer is a wonderful time to enjoy on all sorts of fun things (and even some home projects) including movies and tv series. One of my favorite shows is Endeavor. It’s a wonderful British murder-mystery (much more mystery than murder). Endeavor is the prequel to the famous older PBS Masterpiece shows: “Inspector Morse” […]

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Prayers To Go – July/August

A Summer Prayer Long warm days… The pace of life slows… A time for picnics and rest in the shade… Lord, help me to rest awhile in the cooling shade of your presence. Slow down my restless heart and fill me with gentle compassion for all your people. Amen.

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Deacons Doings:  July/August 2018 InSpire Report

The First Presbyterian Church of Boonton Board of Deacons is always looking for extra hands to help with our missions.  If you have the time and the interest – we would love to have you join us! Deacons Donations:  Just a friendly reminder that on the 1st Sunday of the month the Deacons collect monetary […]

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Christian Community

Dear Saints, In case you missed it, (as I did) the Scripps National Spelling Bee crowned another champion this year on June 1st. The word that won? Koinonia. Yup, a Greek word from the New testament that means Christian Community. It first appears in Acts 2. Koinonia is laced all throughout the New Testament as […]

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Love2Learn Celebration and Donation Info

We had a beautiful service and party as Love2Learn retired its last class on June 17th, 2018. Would you like to donate to the bookshelf dedicated to Joyce and Carol for their good work with Love2Learn/BANS? This bookshelf is will house books for children in many languages, including Spanish, Farsi, Chinese and other languages that […]

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Watching for Rainbows

Dear Saints, In the wake of this week’s media outbreaks of racial and personal attacks I am feeling just plain disgusted. I hope I am not alone. While I believe everyone has a right to their opinion, we seem to have lost not only a sense of human decency, we have also clearly lost our […]

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Deacon’s Doings

The Deacons are excited to thank everyone who generously gave to the One Great Hour of Sharing campaign.  We not only kicked the can – we kicked it out of the park, surpassing our goal of $3,500 by $830! (Total collected was $4,330).  A big thank you to all! And second, we welcome everyone to join in our upcoming […]

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Spring Cleaning

Dear Saints, Spring is squarely upon us and I’m sure we’re all breathing a sigh of relief that we are done with threats of snow piling up, day after day. But along with Spring comes the cultural reminder it’s time for spring cleaning! Some of you may already be in an annual rhythm of swapping […]

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Your Help Needed!

Each week after church, FPC hosts coffee hour.  The Fellowship committee provides the coffee, sugar, stirrers, cups, plates, napkins and plastic wear.   The family hosting provides the creamer for the coffee, juice (apple, orange) and light snacks/food for approximately 40 people. This is an important fellowship for the life of our church, and an easy […]

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We Need You!

We are looking for you — to use your talents and a small amount of time.   We are looking for people to help with Coffee Hour, Ushering, Lay Reading, Flowers, Gardening, Small Repairs, and much, much more.  Want to help your faith community?  Reach out to the office to learn more.  Or sign up outside […]

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