The Pumpkins are Coming! To find out more about Faith's annual Pumpkin Patch, to view our hours, or to sign up to help in the Patch, click here.
Spooky Movies in the Patch. Join us on Friday nights at 7 p.m. for a fun time of movies and popcorn in the Pumpkin Patch! This year's spooky movie schedule is designed with families both young and old in mind. Each evening there will be a double feature, a short movie for little ones and then a full-length film for those in it for the long haul. Popcorn will be made and distributed for free. Bottled water and sodas will be available for a suggested $.50 donation.
Friday, October 9: Donald Duck: Trick or Treat (G, 8 mins); Hotel Transylvania (PG, 92 mins)
Friday, October 16: Scooby Doo-Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Werewolf (G, 22 mins); Scooby Doo (PG, 86 mins)
Friday, October 23: Tom and Jerry-Haunted Mouse (G, 7 mins); The Book of Life (PG, 95 mins)
Friday, October 30: It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (G, 25 mins); Maleficent (PG, 97 mins)
Missionary Visit. On Sunday, October 11, Collin and Carla Wilson, our Haitian missionaries, will be at Faith to tell us about their ministry, HAFF (Haitian American Friendship Foundation). HAFF was established in the early 1980's with a secondary school and today the ministry has grown to include work in Christ-centered academic and community education, human development, and medical mercy ministries. The campus is located on the Central Plateau of Haiti.
On Sunday, October 11, the adult Sunday School classes are invited to the Fellowship Hall to hear a presentation from the Wilson's.
Taize Service. The October Taize Service is Sunday, October 11, 6:30 p.m, in the Sanctuary. Invite a friend to this beautiful service of candlelight, music, scripture, and silence. Questions? Contact Anita Parish, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Crop Hunger Walk. This year's Tallahassee CROP Hunger Walk will take place on Sunday, October 11, at Lake Ella. The local programs benefiting from the event are Good News Outreach, ECHO, Grace Mission, and Second Harvest. Registration begins at 12:30 p.m., with the walk beginning at 2 p.m. There are three ways to show your support for this great event:
~Be a walker or make a check donation. Contact Bobby Bull, 264-9437, or email@example.com.
If you have any questions, please contact Bobby Bull, 264-9437, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jubilee/Fall Fun Day. Jubilee Sunday is October 25. There will be just one worship service ( 11 a.m.) that day so we can all worship together. After worship we'll enjoy a fellowship luncheon together, complete with bounce houses, cupcake walk, games, and more. The main dish (bbq) will be provided, but please bring enough other dishes to share with our guests according to the first letter of your last name: A-F dessert, G-N salad, O-Z side dish. Note that there will still be Sunday School at 10 a.m.
Trunk or Treat. With the pumpkins come fun for little ones in the form of Trunk or Treat! This year's Trunk or Treat is Friday, October 30, 5:30-7 p.m. We need LOTS of candy donations as well as people to volunteer to work games, host a trunk, help direct parking and more! Feel free to drop off candy by Allison's office any time between now and October 20. If you would like to volunteer or host a trunk, please sign up here.
Grief Support Group to Begin. Duff Maki will again host a Grief Support Group beginning Tuesday, October 27, 6-7:30 p.m. in the Library. This will be an 8-week group process that will complete the week before Christmas. For more information, contact Duff, email@example.com.
Annual Service of Remembrance. We invite you, your family and friends to a special Service of Remembrance on Sunday, November 1, at 7 p.m. in the Sanctuary. At this service we will remember loved ones who have died. The service will include scripture readings, prayers, music and thanksgiving. Immediately following the service you are invited to join us for refreshments and fellowship in the Library. A nursery will be provided. Transportation to and from the church is available upon request. If you need transportation, please call the church office by Tuesday, October 27. We hope you will join us for this very meaningful service. May God's peace be with you know and always. Celebrating Life in Christ, The Diaconate of Faith Presbyterian Church.
2016 Family Retreat. The annual Children and Family Retreat will be January 29-31, 2016. Registration with payment of $50.00 will open September 20. Space is limited so get your registration form and payment to Allison as soon as you can. Click here to print the registration form.