The Heart of Missions

It is my hope that you find The Heart of Missions a meaningful way to connect to the church’s Mission work. May you be inspired and energized as you serve God through First Presbyterian Church. It is an honor to serve alongside you.
Kristi Corbin, Missions Coordinator

The Heart of Missions, November 2017

The November Heart of Missions includes:

  • Ways to assist with Men’s Winter Shelter;
  • HOPE International;
  • Young Adult Volunteers application process;
  • 2017 Angel Tree;
  • and more!

The Heart of Missions, September 2017

The September Heart of Missions contains:

  • Special Offering this Sunday, September 10, to assist with hurricane relief through Presbyterian Disaster Assistance;
  • Updates from our partner agencies;
  • Presbyterian Women supporting DREAAM House’s STEM project.

The Heart of Missions, August 2017

The August Heart of Missions

  • Opportunities to serve local agencies

The Heart of Missions, July 2017

July Heart of Missions includes:

  • Volunteer opportunities including SAFE House Benefit Concert
  • Raindrop Project for July 16 and 23 to benefit Courage Connection
  • Jesus Is the Way Fundraising event
  • Amateur Preachers needed to continue the five decade tradition
  • Habitat for Humanity ReStore update.

The Heart of Missions, June 2017

June Heart of Missions includes:

  • DREAAM Team needs your help;
  • Mission Possible update;
  • International Potluck June 25 at 4 pm;
  • Donations needed for local agencies.

The Heart of Missions, May 2017

Look for in the May Heart of Missions

  • Recent award to First Pres from the City of Champaign Community Partners;
  • Update from Steve and Cinda Gorman;
  • Big Tent 2017;
  • Sale of Mother’s Day Cards to benefit Healthy Women, Healthy Families;
  • We want your thoughts on Mission Kiosks to be installed in and around the church.

The Heart of Missions, April 2017

  • One Great Hour of Sharing offering on Easter;
  • Sale of Mother’s Day cards to benefit Healthy Women, Healthy Families;
  • ECIRMAC fundraiser.

The Heart of Missions, March 2017

  • Fundraiser for East Central Illinois Refugee Mutual Assistance Center;
  • More on Cuba;
  • Efforts in providing a Men’s Overnight Shelter are appreciated throughout the community.

The Heart of Missions, February 2017

  • Mission Possible Potluck February 19 at 4 pm;
  • Presbyterian Women’s report on your contributions to the DREAAM project (hopefully you caught the recent front page article in the News Gazette on our involvement);
  • Updates from local and world mission.

The Heart of Missions, January 2017

  • Catch up with Harry Bremer’s latest trip to Malawi on Sunday, January 22;
  • Canteen Run Fundraiser at Savoy United Methodist January 28;
  • Thanks for your contributions to Advent and Joy Offerings and the Angel Tree;
  • Letter from Mission Intern, Alex Burris.
  • Mission Possible celebrates 25 years with a potluck on Sunday, February 26.

2015-2016 Heart of Missions