"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!


January 4th

February 1st

March 7th

April 4th

May 2nd

June 6th

July 4th

August 8th *2nd Saturday

September 5th

October 3rd

November 7th

December 5th

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!

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Sandhills Moore Coalition for Human Care
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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:

  • lotion

  • body wash

  • chapstick

  • shampoo

  • toothpaste

  • hair accessories

  • back scratchers

  • blankets

  • socks

  • pajamas and sweats (various sizes)

  • bird feeders

  • small radios

  • word searches

  • games

  • coloring supplies

  • puzzles      



Sandhills Moore Coalition for Human Care

FPC Carthage collects boxes of instant mashed potatoes for

The Sandhills/Moore Coalition for Human Care.

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. 



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

local neighbors.

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.


2020 National

Operation Christmas Child

shoebox Collection Week

November 16-23


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

Shoebox Discipleship.

Click on

"The Amazing Journey

of a Simple Shoebox Gift."



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the journey of a shoebox operation chris

supporting Carthage Elementary students in need

Carthage Elementary
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Psalm 104:33

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

Contemporary Worship Service

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!

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110 South Ray Street

PO Box 397

Carthage, NC 28327

(910) 947-2924

email:  infofpc397@gmail.com

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