Christmas Wreaths & Greenery
Our students are now selling wreaths and other Christmas greenery as a fundraiser. Orders may be placed in the Level 4 Lobby through Sunday, November 19, and pick-up will take place on November 26.
Portland First Ladies
Save the Date
Ladies, you are invited to a Holiday Tea on December 2, at noon. We will meet at Clockwork Rose Tea Emporium on Broadway Street in Beaverton. A sign up sheet and more details are coming soon!
Builders Christmas Luncheon
Mark your Advent calendar for the Builders Christmas Luncheon on Tuesday, December 5, 11:30 AM. We’ll enjoy a full lunch and Christmas treats, and we’ll worship around the theme, “Emmanuel, God With Us,” with Daniel Buchanan, tenor, in concert.
Senior Adult Choir
We are starting a senior adult choir! The first meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 28, 6:15-7:30 PM in the Choir Room on Level 3. A rehearsal schedule will be discussed that evening. Everyone is welcome, senior adult or not!
Sylvan Middle School Work Day
Our next work day at Sylvan Middle School is scheduled for this Saturday, November 18. Please join us in cleaning up the grounds of the school for fall. Bring your gloves, rakes, and other yard tools.
We are partnering with Sylvan Middle School to deliver Thanksgiving dinner baskets to some school families that need a little extra help this year. Food donations are being given by families in the school, and the Portland First Missions Council is providing gift cards for additional food purchases. You can participate by delivering the baskets to the families! Deliveries need to be made November 19 or 20. Please contact Karen Garrison if you would like to help.
Portland First Students
Mark Your Calendars
Our annual Christmas Party is taking place on Saturday, December 16, 4:00-9:00 PM.The cost is $5, and it’s going to be a great night. Dress up nicely and come spend an evening with your friends. Please sign up online at bit.ly/PDX1stYouthChristmasParty.
Portland First Kids
Parents’ Day Out – Date Changed
Drop your kids off for a chance to learn all about the time period into which Jesus was born! We will be learning about what a night in Bethlehem would be like while parents have a chance to go out on their own for a while. Kids in Pre-K through 5th grade are invited. Please note the new date: Saturday, December 9, 1:00-4:00 PM. There is no cost. Register at bit.ly/dayout2017.