The Big Move – Florida to New Jersey?!

Sheila’s and my move from the Florida Panhandle to Salem, New Jersey would be considered by many a “big” move – a big change in weather and life-style to mention a few. Some of our friends in Florida asked what had possessed us to move to “cold” country where it...

A Farewell to Rev. King and Other Important Dates

Dear friends, We would like to take this opportunity to make you aware of some very important dates coming up in our Church Family. Last Sunday the congregation unanimously approved The Rev. Dr. Gary Cecil as our new pastor. Gary will start with his first Sunday in...

Please Join Us on March 11th to Meet Dr. Cecil

Dear Congregation Member, It is with great pleasure that our Pulpit Nominating Committee introduces to you our candidate for Senior Pastor of our beloved Church. Rev. Dr. Gary Cecil. Gary and his wife Shelia currently are serving the Presbyterian Church of Panama...

Scripture – Words to Consider

2 Corinthians 4:l-6 J.B. phiilips New Testamenr (eHILLIPS) 4 ”’This is the ministry of the new agreement which God in his mercy has given us and nothing can daunt us. we use no hocus-pocus, no clever tricks, no dishonest manipulation of the Word of God. We...

FPCS Church Activities

THIS WEEK AT A GLANCE Sunday, December 31,  Worship Service & Lord’s Supper, 10:00 a.m. Fellowship Hour, 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 1,  New Year’s Day Church office closed Tuesday, January 2,  Women’s Services, 5:45-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 3,  Prayer Group,...

Christmas Worship Service Time Change

We hope you will join us for worship this weekend.  The morning worship service for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve will be held in the church Annex at 10:00 a.m. as opposed to the normal 11:00 a.m. time.   The Christmas Eve evening service will be held in the...

Show Your Thankful Heart

And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful.  Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with...

Matthew 22:34-37 The Greatest Commandment

34 Hearing that Jesus had silenced the Sadducees, the Pharisees got together. 35 One of them, an expert in the law, tested him with this question: 36 “Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?” 37 Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your...

Somebody Call 91:1

Women’s Ministries Fall Breakfast Saturday, September 9, 2017 9:00 am – 11:00 am First Presbyterian Church of Salem 88 Market Street, Salem, NJ (856) 935-2148 Everybody loves autumn. But even with the beauty outdoors, we find ourselves back to numbing...