Welcome to the NEW Newsletter

As the newsletter is published each month, it will be posted on the Newsletter page. The stories will also be posted individually find them under Missions – Presbyterian Women, Castaways, Good Samaritans & Community Table. Bible Study, Prayers & Concerns and Special Events can be accessed from the home page.

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Welcome Winter Texans

It is our great privilege and pleasure to offer a winter church home to those who leave the colder northern climes for balmy South Texas.  Our “seasonal” family brings vitality to our shared life and ministry, and we are blessed by the time and energy you spend alongside us.  We...

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THE COMMUNITY TABLE

MINISTERING TO THE COMMUNITY through the use of our facilities … Youth Center THE COMMUNITY TABLE August’s schedule for food preparation & serving: 01  –  St. Peter’s Episcopal Church 08 –  Coastal Oaks Church 15 –  First United Methodist Church 22 –  *First Presbyterian Church 29 –  Co-Hosting: Lions/Rotary Clubs...

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Ministering to Men

Good evening. I have had a crazy week and have not had a chance to recap the Men’s Breakfast and Meeting from last Wednesday. We had a great meal headed up by Michael Henderson. John, Mike Revel, Pete, Charlie, Kyle, Spencer, and Resha all arrived early to help setup and/or...

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News from Presbyterian Women

Women, these are opportunities during August 2017 for growth and service, and a time to have fellowship with other women in the church. Please mark your calendars for the following experiences. PW will meet on Tuesday, September 5 at 10:00am in the Café. All women are cordially invited to attend...

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Operations Committee

Head’s up to the congregation – Summer “Maintenance and Upkeep” projects are happening in August! Annual power washing of all exterior buildings and sidewalks, Thursday and Friday, August 3 & 4, 8am to 5pm daily. Annual strip and wax of all first floor linoleum. Saturday, August 5, 8am to 12...

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Music Department

Notes” From the Music Director, Yvonne Jaggard Choir members mark your calendars: Wednesday night rehearsals resume … August 30: Chancel Choir Sept. 13: Hand Bell Choir To the following who provided Special Music for July – Thank You! July 02: Penny Neff, Soloist – “Faith, Family, Friends and Freedom” July...

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Worship Committee

First Presbyterian Church’s Fellowship Hall was a great place to gather on Sundays in July! We enjoyed a “packed house” for the July 2nd Patriotic Service with the music and singing amplified throughout the Hall! Our Sunday assemblage has been very well attended this month as we listened and absorbed...

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OutREACH Committee

REACHING OUT By Jo Smith: Reaching Out to Visitors The colorful “Hi Neighbor” cards were mailed to 3 Rockport subdivisions in July: Rockport Country Club, Whistler’s Cove and Country Club Square. Many visitors, both local and out of town, continue to join us during our summer services. Reaching Out to...

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InReach Committee News – August 2017

By the time you read this, we will have hosted our third In-reach Committee Ice Cream social, which again provided us with Fun, Fellowship and delicious floats, sundaes and Ice cream & cookies. When we had our fill of goodies, we played card games, or other easier games, or just...

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PRAYER CONCERNS AND CELEBRATIONS Through 08/17/17

Complete list of  PRAYER CONCERNS AND CELEBRATIONS  Through 08/17/17 Please include these individuals in your Prayers of Intercession AND notify the church office of any needed changes.   Members At Home: Al Chalkley (heart,) Daniel Garcia (Multiple Myeloma cancer,) Ray Ingersoll (COPD,) Charlie Schuler; Ed Fegley (Manfield, TX,) Penney Clarke...

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