Martha Schroyer On Febuary 15, Martha celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends in the Fellowship Hall of the Church. . Born Martha Elain Hoel on 2/15/1915 near Peterson, Minnesota. She is the Grandchild of Norwegian immigrants who homesteaded the land. Married to Carl Schroyer for 63 years. She is the oldest of five generations which are pictured. Her family includes two children, six grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren.
Lance Jones has announced his retirement effective 31 December 2014.
Lance has been with us for three years and has provided excellent
leadership and service resulting in the growth of the membership,
increased attendance and the establishment of an outstanding vacation
bible school in 2013. While Lance will be missed by the congregation
we wish him a long and healthful retirement.
Our Congregation welcomes your to the web site of the First Presbyterian Church of Mena, Arkansas. Please read our Mission Statement below and scroll through the web site as our guest.
Joyfully celebrating all that God has done for us in Jesus Christ, our congregation seeks to proclaim the Good News of the Gospel by word and deed to others who have yet to know our risen Lord.
Preparing ourselves for this task, we seek to strengthen our faith through prayer and spiritual reflection
increase our understanding through the reading of God's Word
participate in corporate worship which unites us together in spirit and in truth
transform and reform our congregational life as we continually attempt to discern God's will
follow the teachings of Jesus by serving others in His name
reach out in love to members of our community, particularly those who are disadvantaged
attempt to widen our vision as we support the work of missionaries at home and abroad
We are humbly aware of our inadequacies yet we know that, through the guidance of God's Holy Spirit, we can accomplish great things. We remember Scripture tells us that "With God, nothing is impossible."
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