"For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was naked and you gave me clothing, I was sick and you took care of me, I was in prison and you visited me."
Matthew 25:35-36 NRSV
Food Bank 1st Saturdays at the Robbins' Food Bank of
Robbins Area Christian Ministries.
8 - 11:15 a.m.
FIRST SATURDAYS - every month.
Serve as many Food Bank First Saturdays as you'd like - to fit your schedule!
Upcoming date is December 7th.
To carpool, meet in the FPC parking lot on the first Saturday of every month at 7:30 a.m.
Gratefully, so much food is distributed that we even more plastic grocery bags are needed.
Please donate bags to the FPC Family Life Center Donation Station
before our next Food Bank visit.
First Presbyterian's Family Life Center serves as a collection site for ministries and missions including:
FLC Donation Station is located inside
First Presbyterain Church, beside the church office.
Collections are accepted during church office hours, Monday through Thursday,
and Sunday mornings during
Sunday School and Worship from
9:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
For simple ways you can help serve neighbors through local ministries and missions year-round... see below!
Many residents of Carthage’s Peak Resources Pinelake nursing home do not have close by family or loved ones
to help with certain necessities.
You can help by donating small items of comfort including:
pajamas and sweats (various sizes)
FPC Carthage collects boxes of instant mashed potatoes for
Simply drop off boxes at our
Family Life Center Donation Station anytime throughout the year.
Simple gifts of raisins and crackers in support of BackPack Pals of Moore County
with the Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC, help local children and their families who struggle with the most basic of needs.
NEEDS BEYOND FOOD
Throughout the year donate
gently-used and new children's books
to be distributed by the
Carthage Food Pantry
for local 7-11 year old children.
Through Robbins Food Bank, Robbins Area Christian Minsitries distributes other much-needed items for
Toilet paper and plastic grocery bags are always needed for every family, and many are in need of household crock pots, blenders and nutribullets. Any of these gently used small appliances are gladly accepted, along with a few basic cleaning supplies - Swiffer Wet Jet liquid refills and floor mop pads.
Every year, FPC Youth help share the Gospel with children around the globe with a simple gift - Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes.
This November, you can help FPC Youth fill shoeboxes for 350 children!
Simply provide small items for shoeboxes that will be distributed internationally by Samaritan's Purse.
Items currently needed for this FPC Youth mission are
plastic shoebox-size containers with lids, toothbrushes, underwear, undershirts, gloves, crayons, notepads, bar soap, washcloths, combs, and brushes.
Operation Christmas Child
shoebox Collection Week
is November 18-25.
Please stop by the FPC Family Life Center to drop off shoebox items Monday - Thursday
during regular office hours,
or on Sunday mornings.
Learn more about
"The Amazing Journey
of a Simple Shoebox Gift."
Exalt the Lord!
Sing your praises!
Lift your voices to the oneMost High.
If you love contemporary Christian music,
this is the team for you.
Our Praise Team leads our Family Life Center
on the 1st Sunday of every month.
Praise Team practices are 6 p.m. Thursdays
excluding the last Thursday of the month.
Join us this week!