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IF YOU ARE IN DOUBT ABOUT A  WORSHIP SERVICE, SATURDAY CAFE MISSION, ACTIVITY OR BIBLE STUDY (ESPECIALLY IN BAD WEATHER), CHECK THIS WEBSITE,  LISTEN FOR THE LATEST UPDATES ON THE CHURCH VOICEMAIL 618-465-3592 OR TURN TO KSDK CHANNEL 5, ST. LOUIS.

 

  • SATURDAY CAFE is cancelled until further notice.

  • Church service is cancelled and offices are closed but you may call 618.465.3592 and leave a message.  Because of Governor J.B. Pritzker’s announcement about increasing the level of precaution, both Soup’s On and Saturday Café are suspending activity until April 7th when the situation will be re- evaluated. 

    For pastoral care, please reach out to one of the deacons, leave a message at the church office or call Pastor Janet. Janet is generally available Monday-Thursday and Sunday, unless it’s an emergency. Thanks for praying for and caring for one another during this time.  Janet’s cell phone number is: 618-610-7946.

  • HOLY WEEK SERVICES:
    Both Maundy Thursday and Good Friday services are the collaborative effort of Reverend Janet Riley, Interim Pastor at First Presbyterian Church, Reverend Daniel Ervin, pastor of LoveJoy United Presbyterian Church and Julie Gvillo, Commissioned Pastor and Director of A Place of Grace, a non-profit dedicated to equipping folks in spiritual formation. 
     
    Maundy Thursday Service with LoveJoy United and Place of Grace at 6:30 pm on March 9th via Zoom. 
    Good Friday Worship at 3:00 p.m. 
     
    You may click on the LoveJoy United Presbyterian Church website listed below to view the service live or you may join via Zoom using the Meeting ID listed below.
     
     
    Janet Riley is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting
    What: Maundy Thursday Worship Service & Good Friday Worship Service hosted by First Pres. Church of  Alton, LoveJoy United Presbyterian Church of Wood River and A Place of Grace.
    Time: Maundy Thursday, April 9th at 6:30 p.m.  Good Friday, April 10th @ 3:00
     
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    Meeting ID: 611 784 858
     
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            Meeting ID: 611 784 858
  • OVER 55: All activities are cancelled until the end of August.  They will be returning all reservation checks back to the people who have reserved through August.

  • Book Chat is cancelled until further notice.

  • HELPING HEARTS GROWis a local non-profit organization that serves those facing homelessness or experiencing a time of need in Madison County. They provide a mobile outreach program where they offer food, clothing, and basic resources to lighten the load of those already facing hard times. They are in need of drivers, packers, and donations.  If you can help, please call 314-643-8333.

  • PALM SUNDAY April 5th: Church service will be streamed live from First Presbyterian Alton at 10am.  Go to fpcalton.com and click on "Live/Archived Video" on left side of Home Page.  Then click on play button.