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We extend our sincere sympathy to the parents and family of Bruce Bell, Jr.

Bruce P. Bell, Jr., 62, of Hanover Township, died Saturday, March 24, 2018, in St. Luke’s Hospital. Born in Summit, NJ, he was the son of Bruce P. Sr. and Marilyn (Miller) Bell with whom he resided. Bruce graduated from Freedom High School, Blair Academy and Slippery Rock University where he was a member […]

April 18th, 2018|

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Synod of the Trinity’s post: Call brings Rev. J.C. Austin’s gifts to First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem

“There’s a reason a pastor’s position is referred to as a “call.” Generally, there is something that pulled or spoke to him or her that is leading them in a specific direction. In the case of the Rev. J.C. Austin, there were several things that […]

April 17th, 2018|

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Overcomer’s Outreach offers support at FPCB

Overcomer’s Outreach is an international network of Christ-centered 12-Step support groups that minister to individuals and their families and loved ones who suffer from the consequences of any addictive behavior.  The group serves as a bridge between traditional 12-Step recovery groups and churches of all […]

April 17th, 2018|

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Presbyterian Mission scholarships

PC(USA) members seeking their first bachelor’s degree are encouraged to apply for undergraduate scholarships from Presbyterian Mission. The office of Financial Aid for Service (FAFS) and its undergraduate scholarship program has the capacity to award $350,000 in scholarships for […]

April 17th, 2018|

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Join a fitness class at FPCB!

IT’S A START exercise class is run by Emilee Hajdu every Monday and Thursday from 10 AM to 11 AM in the Middle School Step Room beneath the Sanctuary. Sessions are appropriate for all ages and focus on building flexibility and a strong core. Cost per class is $10, and you may register at the door. Email Deb Philpotts at debphilpotts@gmail.com or […]

April 17th, 2018|

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Inquirer’s Seminar on April 29 and May 6

Have you been thinking about making First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem your church home? Are you interested in learning more about the Christian faith in general, the Presbyterian Church (USA) more specifically, or FPCB in particular? These are all good reasons for attending the next […]

April 17th, 2018|

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Summer Preschool signup

The end of our school year may be quickly approaching, but the FUN does not stop on June 1! FPCB Preschool Summer Splash is designed for children age 3 and fully potty trained through age 5 entering kindergarten in the fall. We offer full time care all summer long until preschool begins again in […]

April 12th, 2018|

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Easter images

Professional photography courtesy of Ruth Dennison and Graces of Life Fine Art

 

 

April 3rd, 2018|

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July Kirkwood Camp signup

At Kirkwood Camp, campers ages 4 to 10 will learn about God’s love for each of us and all His creation in ways that are active, creative, and age-appropriate. Lots of fun games, nature-oriented and outdoor activities, singing, and arts and crafts!

The cost per child is $125 per week. REGISTER here.

April 3rd, 2018|

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Join us!

Have you been thinking about making First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem your church home? Are you interested in learning more about the Christian faith in general, the Presbyterian Church (USA) more specifically, or “FPCB” in particular? These are all good reasons for attending the next Inquirers Seminar, scheduled for the Sunday afternoons of April […]

April 3rd, 2018|

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