This coming Sunday, January 25 at 4 p.m. First Presbyterian Church will host a hymn festival called The Conversion of Saint Paul. The program tells the story of Paul's conversion in scripture, wonderful poetry by Susan Palo Cherwein, and a variety of music which includes both solo vocal and instrumental music organ literature and hymns. The hymns include Amazing grace! How sweet the sound. A reception will follow the Hymn Festival in Fellowship Hall. You are cordially invited to attend and bring your friends.
There is an invitation to sing in the choir for the two very accessible anthems. The rehearsal is at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday. The anthems are a two-part setting by Robert Hobby of Beloved, God's Chosen and a largely unison anhem by Donald Callen Freed called Love divine, all love's excelling. For those wishing to practice the anhems prior to Sunday you may attend a rehearsal on Thursday, January 22 at 7 p.m.
We are a mission oriented family who want to celebrate God's grace with fun, fellowship and worship. Take some time to look around our site and see how you can be a part of connecting with Christ.
The mission of First Presbyterian Church is to help make connections between people and Christ, among people who worship and serve together, between our members, their ministry and the needs of the world.
We are delighted you joined us today!
Thank you for joining us at First Presbyterian Church. As you may have guessed, worship is at the heart of our life together. Our building is graced with exeptionally beautiful stained-glass windows in an historical place of worship. Our sanctuary provides a glorious setting to celebrate the goodness of God and reaffirm our faith in Jesus Christ.
Opportunities for involvement in the life and ministry of First Presbyterian span all generations.
Children delight in being a part of worship and in Godly Play (age 3/diaper free-5th grade). The youth enjoy Bible study, fellowship and service projects and mission trips.
Adults can enjoy a senior adult fellowship (GEMS), Bible studies for women and men, Presbyterian Women, service opportunities, singing in the choir, playing handbells and special-interest small groups, all of which are important parts of our church life and provide ways to get connected and involved.
We invite you to join us again for worship service, and to partiipate in our other activities for children, youths and adults.
The most important opportunity is to worship the Triune God and experience His presence in your life and the life of our church family.