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Congregational Meeting » April 22

Here is some GREAT news! The Associate Pastor Nominating Committee is ready to make their recommendation to the congregation for our new Associate Pastor! On April 22nd, we will have a Called Congregational Meeting after the 10:30 worship to officially vote and hopefully extend a call to Rosy Robson as our new Associate Pastor. We will also have a discussion about the needed roof repairs and how to fund them.

Learn more about Rosy in our latest newsletter!

Mitchell/Tufts Foundation Scholarship

The Mitchell/Tufts Foundation Scholarship was established at The Dallas Foundation in 2014. The goal of the Fund is to make a college degree or vocational certification possible for members or persons active in the life of a Presbyterian church in the Presbyterian Church USA in North Central Texas, who are students of promise and can demonstrate financial need. Renewals are not automatic, but past recipients are encouraged to reapply each year

Read the full details and apply

Sign up for Vacation Bible School

Our new daytime Vacation Bible School will be July 16 - 20 this year and the theme is "Solar Under the Sun". VBS will be from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm each day with extended care available until 5:00 pm. Register now through June 15.  Forms are also available in the church office.  Cost is $30 per child with a $50 maximum per family.  A $5.00 early bird discount will be given if paid by May 4.

Thank you to all

The Spaghetti Dinner/Talent Show was a great success on so many levels!  Thank you to Jan Warner and her committee who put together such a delicious meal (thanks Janice for the sausage!).  Thanks also to Ralph for being the perfect organizer and emcee.  To all the talent acts - the youth again say "thank you". A special shout out to the youth and parents who worked hard at setting up, cleaning up, brownie making, etc.  Lastly, a huge thank you to the congregation for your presence and  generous donations which make it possible to do mission work and activities.  We raised $1600.  WOW!

Network needs pantry items

The Network is now in need of the following items: soup, flour, sugar, cooking oil, detergent and dish soap.  In addition to these items, The Network is always in need of new socks, underwear, and toiletries. Thanks for your help.

Organist Search

We have begun our search for the next Organist at FPC Richardson. View the full job description

Please contact Ralph Stannard if you are interested in the position.

Register at Kroger's and Amazon for FPCR

Don't forget that you can register for a percentage of your purchase at Kroger's and Amazon to come to FPCR, with those funds earmarked for the renovations. Sign up at your local Kroger supermarket near you and on for the Amazon Smiles program. Call the office if you have questions.

Fit for Life - Chair Aerobics

Come exercise with your friends at church! Elaine Hosage will be leading classes every Thursday at 12:30 p.m. Mark your calendars and come join us in the Chapel for a 45 minute workout.

Other News

Earth Care Congregation

In helping with our "Earth Care Congregation" program, parents, help your children respect God's creation by avoiding their becoming part of our "throw away society." In the words of 16th Century Astronomer Johannes Kepler, "Nature uses as little as possible of everything." Perhaps we might do the same?

College Ministry at FPCR

Are you interested in volunteering to help implement a College Ministry? With the assistance of Ukirk Ministries, a Presbyterian College program that provides resources and directions to congregations that want to have a college campus presence. Visit or contact Pastor David at to learn more and participate.



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