This year the mission focus will be PREVENT BLINDNESS NEBRASKA. Eye glasses will be collected throughout the month. Our Farmers Market will start on Sunday, August 7, and continue every Sunday during the month. Do you have produce, homemade jams, etc., to donate? Everything on the market table is available to purchase for a cash [...]
On July 16, youth and adults from First Presbyterian Church helped with Midtown Crossing’s first annual 5.8K CASA Run. The 5.8 K comes from the height of Mount Kilimanjaro. CASA stands for Court Appointed Special Advocate. This group helps youngsters who are in foster homes. People working through CASA helps protect a child’s fundamental human [...]
Do you like to build things or just help? If you do, First Presbyterian Church is involved with Habitat for Humanity and is working on a house at 1519 South 27th Street in Omaha. The workers are busy on Fridays and Saturdays through August 13. One may choose to work mornings or afternoons. The only [...]
Independent? Not so much.
This month we will be celebrating Independence Day on Monday, July 4th. While most of Omaha is going to be lighting up the grill, having people over, and probably lighting off a lot of fireworks, we should take pause to think about who we should recognize that we still [...]