Category Archives: Missions

Community Thanksgiving Dinner

FPC’s Fellowship Hall was the site of this year’s Community Thanksgiving Dinner in Wamego. Turkey Dinner with all the trimmings was served from noon to 2:00 pm on Thursday, November 26. The meal is organized annually by the Wamego Council … Continue reading

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Feed the Fish and Fill the Pond!

Feed the fish and fill the pond! In March, fish-shaped banks were distributed to kids to collect coins for part of our annual special offering for One Great Hour of Sharing. Feed your fish with plenty of coins, then bring … Continue reading

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Run for Warmth & Wellness, April 25

“Run for Warmth & Wellness”, a 5K run and 1 mile fun walk, to benefit Community Health Ministry, will be held Saturday, April 25, at Wamego Recreation Complex. Schedule: 7:00 am Registration begins 8:00 am 5K Run start time 9:00 … Continue reading

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March is Food Pantry Month

March is Food Pantry Month at FPC. It’s our opportunity to provide non-perishable food items and paper products to help stock our local food pantries. Items especially needed are peanut butter, canned fruit, canned meats, and canned beans. Deliver all … Continue reading

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Souper Bowl of Caring – The Results Are In!

The results are in! *1,137 groups participated in the 2015 Souper Bowl of Caring in the United States *Over $820,000 was raised in cash and food items by these groups this year and 100% of these funds were donated to … Continue reading

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Tackle Hunger with the Souper Bowl of Caring

February 1 is Souper Bowl Sunday! In 1990, the Souper Bowl of Caring began with a simple prayer from a single youth group, “Lord, even as we enjoy the Super bowl football game, help us be mindful of those without … Continue reading

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Small gifts…Great joy!

The Wonder Wednesday Children’s Christian Education Class learned about Operation Christmas Child and how our Mission Committee supports this annual project. Operation Christmas Child was started in 1953 by Franklin Graham and is operated by the Samaritan’s Purse organization. To … Continue reading

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