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Butterfly Garden Plaque Dedicated to Rev. Noel & Betty Jane White

A beautiful bronze plaque mounted on Florida limestone rock was put in place in the Butterfly Garden and dedicated to Rev. Noel and Betty Jane White. The Butterfly Garden was officially dedicated to Rev. Noel and Betty Jane in May of 2012 at their retirement service, but the plaque was not in place at that […]


Christmas Nativity Scene December 2012

We had a beautiful and simply stunning Nativity Scene this year, made possible by the efforts of many of our church’s congregation. Members of our talented congregation donated and/or purchased the plywood, others purchased the patterns and supplies, others cut all the wood into life size figures, painted and primed it, and we had a […]


Memorial Day 2012

  On this Memorial Day, let us remember to give thanks in your prayers for all our fallen soldiers who ensured our freedom.  


Butterfly Garden Dedicated to Pastor Noel & Betty Jane White

  At Pastor Noel’s retirement farewell service on May 27, 2012 the congregation of San Mateo Presbyterian Church dedicated the Butterfly Garden located between the Church Sanctuary and the Anderson Hall to Pastor Noel and Betty Jane for their dedication and devotion to the congregation of San Mateo Presbyterian and to the community as well. […]


Mother’s Day Services May 13, 2012

  Mother’s Day 2012 was a beautiful celebration of Mother’s and Women all over the world. The church sanctuary was standing room only with lots of Mothers and Grandmothers and Great-Grandmothers visiting their children. Many wore corsages given to them by their children. The Children’s Sunday School Group played their colorful bell choir accompanied a […]


Bill Futch Sends His Thanks

Our church member, Bill Futch, who recently had emergency surgery on a burst appendix, sends his thanks to all his family, friends, and those at the Putnam County Medical Center who helped him survive this ordeal and come home safely for his recovery. Below is a letter published in the Palatka Daily News Public Forum […]