Karla Ann Koll provides updates on Presbyterian World Mission

The Rev. Dr. Karla Ann Koll was our guest preacher June 28th. She has been a PC(USA) mission coworker since 1986, and FPCNH has been supporting her work for about half that time. Currently she teaches at the Universidad Bíblica Latinoamericana in San José, Costa Rica. Her students come from a number of different Latin American countries, and range from Pentecostal to Roman Catholic in background.

After coffee hour, Karla spoke to a group of about twenty. She began by talking about the current shortfall in Presbyterian World Mission funding, which will result in the termination of eleven mission co-workers by December 31 of this year.… Continue

Thank-you From Bill and Maria

Dear Friends,

We write to share our deepest thanks for this season of celebration of our ministry together at First Presbyterian Church of New Haven, and for your kindness and warm wishes as we have completed our work. We have been so very grateful for all that has been said, for the gifts that this community of faith has given to us, and for the assurance of prayers and good wishes as we begin a new season of work and ministry at Yale Divinity School.

On Sunday, June 7th, we felt deeply honored during the program after church and at the picnic.… Continue

Massaro Farm CSA Pickups

Help provide fresh food for the hungry!

A few of the Massaro Farm Tuesday afternoon pickups are still looking for volunteers. Check out the sign-up sheet on the Welcome Table or the bulletin board in the Miller Gathering Hall, along with directions.

Sign up for a Tuesday to help us help others have more fresh fruit and vegetables. In addition, Christian Community Action reminds us that they are happy to accept donations of fresh produce.

Contact a Mission Committee member if you would like to donate excess bounty from your home garden.

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Texts for the Sundays in July and August:

July 5: 2 Kings 2:1-14 ; 2 Corinthians 12:1-10

July 12: Matthew 10:5-15; Genesis 12:1-9; Psalm 121; Ephesians 3:14-21

July 19: Luke 10:25-37; Psalm 25:1-10

July 26: Genesis 12:10-13:1

August 2: Mark 1:35-39

August 9: 1 Kings 19:1-8; Matthew 11:25-30

August 16: Ruth 1:1-18; Luke 9:57-62

August 23: Isaiah 6:1-8; John 4:19-23

August 30: Isaiah 53.1-6 Luke 24:13-35

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