New Pastor Called

We are very pleased to announce that The Rev. J.C. Austin has been called to serve as the new pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem PC(USA). The past several months have been a journey of spiritual discernment and listening closely to the will of God for this next stage...

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Presbyterian Giving Catalog

Small gifts. BIG impact. Looking for alternative gift-giving for the holiday season? When asked what you would like for Christmas, consider asking that a critically needed item be purchased in your name from the Presbyterian Giving Catalog. The catalog is a collection of special items ranging from $25 to $2,500...

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Stewardship Snapshot

What My Church Means to Me by Don Robertson When I reflect on those people who have had the most influence on defining who I am today, – other than family and close friends – there are four names that came to mind.  Each helped me understand myself and what...

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Memorial services this week

Our condolences to the family of  Lucille Watson, who passed peacefully on Saturday, October 28. Funeral Services will be held at 11 AM  on Tuesday, October 31 at the Cantelmi Long Funeral Home, 500 Linden St., Bethlehem, where friends may call from 10 AM until the time of services. Interment...

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Why Not ECO?

Change is good, right? So, why can’t the Presbyterians For Unity group just go along with Session’s plan and allow our wonderful, imperfect church to be moved from PC (USA) to ECO? What difference would it really make? Here are our concerns:

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A Cause for Thanksgiving!

The following letter was recently sent on the behalf of the members of Presbyterians for Unity: November 11, 2015 Dear Ann Terres, Dave Duquette, and members of Session, What a cause for Thanksgiving! We, the members of Presbyterians for Unity, want to express our sincere gratitude for the tone and...

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