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David Starzer on March 20th, 2014

I am now in my second year as pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Carbondale. I constantly affirm how blessed I am to be on a pilgrimage of faith with such a fine gathering of God’s people! I come from a heritage of United Methodist, Primitive Methodist, and Assemblies of God family members, but had […]

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David Starzer on March 20th, 2014

Lent and Easter are a very important time for all of us! It is a time of re-dedication to what is important in our lives. The traditional Easter greeting amongst many Christian denominations is, “Christ is Risen!” This greeting has many implications, the larger of which speaks to the fact that we serve a risen […]

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David Starzer on December 15th, 2013

By Bob Perks I have been there myself, angry at the world, wanting it all to stop or simply move on. I had at times wanted to just wake up on January 2nd of whatever year because I couldn’t wait for the old year to end. I was wrong. I hear your pain, I feel […]

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David Starzer on November 24th, 2013

First Presbyterian Church is collecting toys for Toys for Tots. Please bring a new, unwrapped toy and place in the box located in the church foyer. We also accept monetary donations. The cut-off date for donations is Tuesday, December 10th, 2013. Deadline for donations has been extended until Wednesday, December 18th, 2013. Thank you for […]

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David Starzer on March 27th, 2013

Volume 1, Number 2 — March 27, 2013 Easter is a very important time for all of us! It is a time of re-dedication to what is important in our lives.  Upon Jesus Christ and His Mighty Name! The traditional Easter Greeting amongst many Christian Denominations is-”Christ Is Risen!”  This greeting has many implications, the larger […]

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David Starzer on March 27th, 2013

Volume 1, Number 2 — March 27, 2013 Local congregations in the Presbyterian Church govern themselves through an elected board called the Session (from the Latin word meaning “to sit”).  The Clerk of Session is technically the head of the Session and another person, usually a pastor, serves as the Moderator for the meetings.  This unique […]

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David Starzer on December 30th, 2012

The Presbyterian Women’s Association is conducting a coat drive. If you have a coat that you no longer wish to wear, please contribute it to our drive. Coat’s can be brought to the church any Tuesday, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. or any Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Please call the church office […]

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David Starzer on October 3rd, 2012

I’m in my first year as pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Carbondale, PA. I want to affirm how truly blessed I feel to be on a Pilgrimage of Faith with such a fine gathering of God’s People! Please contact me with questions or concerns at 570-282-4611. I’m particularly excited about the strong sense […]

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