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Presbyterian Women

pw-4c-logoPresbyterian Women provides a unique opportunity for women to worship and serve the church and the community through:

  • Circles – Each of the four Circles meets on the second Monday of the month, three in the evening and one at 2:00 PM. Three Circles follow the Horizons Bible Study, one discusses contemporary literature, and all provide fellowship and mission opportunities.
  • General Gatherings - Several general gatherings are held during the year to which all women of the congregation are invited. They include a light meal or refreshments and a program.
  • Flower Duty - The sanctuary flowers are given each week except during Lent by individuals or families in honor or memory of loved ones.  Presbyterian Women administer the sign up of donors.  If the donors do not wish to keep the flowers, circle members deliver them to shut-ins.
  • Hostess Duty - Circle members serve coffee and lemonade during a time of fellowship following each 11:00 AM Sunday service.
  • Care - Whenever there is a death of a member of the congregation, Presbyterian Women show their love and concern for the family by providing a meal or reception at the time of the funeral or memorial service.
  • Helen Wright Center Meals - Meals for this homeless shelter for women are provided by a Circle three times a year.
  • Together in Service - Mission opportunities are available through donations of food to the Wake Relief Food Pantry and Urban Ministries of Wake County; supplies to Loaves and Fishes; and donations to the Children’s Hope Alliance.
  • The Women's Retreat - The annual retreat provides a time of physical, emotional, and spiritual renewal, plus fellowship for women of all ages in the congregation.

Check out this video of the 2015 Churchwide Gathering featuring our own Ann Bromby and Barbara Kirby decked out in their PW Bling!

April 8th New Hope Presbytery PW Spring Event – FPC New Bern  9:30 to Noon
Registration Formion Form

The women of First Presbyterian Church, New Bern— already geared up for the church’s 200th anniversary celebration that began in January— will be waitingto welcome you tothe New Hope Presbytery Spring Gathering, which begins with registration and a reception at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 8.They’ve engaged Carol Winkler , the leader of Presbyterian Women, Churchwide to deliver the main address.  Officers for 2017-2018 will be presented and installed or rededicated.Millicent Brown Fauntleroy, who becomes moderator, and those who will serve with her,begin their terms on May 1. As she ends her term, current Moderator SharonGodard will preside over a full business meeting that willinclude adoption of a budget.Also expect an update from Scholarship Committee leader Karen McCauley on scholarship recipients. The day’s offering will go to support PWP scholarships. Please bring cash or a check. Frances Turner, Justice and Peace Coordinator, will receive gift cards in $10 and $25 denominations intended for the Interfaith Prison Ministry Women in Raleigh.
 
Gifts for the gathering
Put aside a little cash now so that you and PWC can contribute to the Spring Gathering Charity.  Justice and Peace Coordinator, Frances Turner, is spearheading our mission to give to the Interfaith Prison Ministry for Women in Raleigh.   Women attending are asked to bring universal gift cards in denominations of $10 and $25 for IPMW.

presbyterian womenPresbyterian Women Circles meet second Monday, every month.  Join us!

PW Circle Pearce/Hunt (WRPC Parlor)  2:00 PM
PW Circle Eunice King (WRPC Parlor)  7:00 PM
PW Circle Mary Lee Barnhardt (Room 201)  7:00 PM
PW Clara Gilbert Circle at a member's home   7:30 PM

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