We are happy to announce that Rev. Duncan Nichol is our ‘Pulpit Supply’ for the next 6 months. Rev. Duncan Nichol is an honorably retired member of the Hudson River Presbytery and a Certified Christian Educator in the Presbyterian Church (USA). He retired as the Pastor Emeritus of the First Presbyterian Church, Tekamah, Nebraska inContinue reading “Welcome Rev. Duncan Nichol”
I submitted my notice of resignation tonight, which the session voted to accept. My last worship service and day as your pastor will be Easter Sunday, April 17, 2022. I thank you for all you have done to care for me in my time here. I pray that you will be held in God’s loving care as we part ways. -PastorContinue reading “Important Announcement”
Carol Cornish will represent us to deliver a blessing. The congregation is invited to attend with her. If you haven’t been to Common Ground before, we are located on Stony Kill Farm, the address is 79 Farmstead Lane, Wappingers Falls, NY. There are two entrances on the property, please enter at the southern entrance (theContinue reading “Opening of the Fields at Common Ground”
The session decided to move to online worship for this week, Sunday, January 16th, given the rapid spread of Covid we are currently experiencing. All virtual services will be through the below link: Virtual Worship Meeting ID: 820 0444 8057Passcode: 155613 While we are in this current Covid surge, Session will decide each week whatContinue reading “Virtual Online Service Update”
For December 26, 2021 worship: Hudson River Presbytery December 26th Worship (Christmas for the Weary & Hopeful) will stream on the presbytery Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/hudrivpres and YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6n3ca8II3k on December 26th at 10 am. We will participate in this online worship service provided to all Hudson River Presbytery congregations as a gift from the HRP staff. There will be no in-person worship service here onContinue reading “Christmas Worship and a New Year’s Worship”
As we enter the New Year, we are excited to announce that First Presbyterian Church of Wappingers Falls is able and fully plans to continue our Free Community Dinners! Our FREE Community Dinners will be back to once a month with dinners being served on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 4pm-5:30pm for PICK-UPContinue reading “Free Community Dinners 2022”
The Twice Blessed Thrift Shop will be opening soon for the Holiday Season! Mark you calendars for the following Friday and Saturday dates:November 26th & 27thDecember 3rd & 4th, 10th & 11th, 17th &18th Hours are from 9:00am until 1:00pm only. We are not accepting any donations at this time.
Pick up a free dinner on Saturday, November 6th from 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. We will be serving sausage and peppers, pasta, fresh farm vegetables, desserts and snacks! Please call ahead (845)-297-2800 or email email@example.com with a name and number of meals you will pick up so we can have them ready for you.
Your Session has been closely monitoring the Covid-19 pandemic and its effects on our community. The positivity rate in Dutchess County has been down and steady around 3%. We will reopen back to in-person worship as of this Sunday, 10/24/21. We will continue to monitor and if the rate increases back to over 5% weContinue reading “Updated Worship and COVID Policy”