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Meet needs in our community and bless others in this season of generosity! Ornament tags on our Giving Tree meet specific needs for our mission partners and individuals in our neighborhoods.
A comforting place for women to come and share, compare notes, and get the information and help that they need while dealing with cancer. The group offers a safe place to honor your courage, give love and support, and share your journey with hope, healing, and God’s power.
The holidays can be a difficult time if you have experienced grief or lost a loved one. On December 21, our Prayer Team will be hosting a special time of reflection and prayer for anyone who has experienced a significant loss this year.
Be with us 6:00pm-7:00pm in Reformation Chapel for a time of peace and prayer as we light candles of remembrance together.
11:00am Traditional Advent Worship in the Sanctuary
2:30pm & 4pm Family Worship in the Sanctuary
6pm & 8pm Traditional Worship in the Sanctuary
10pm Genesis Worship in the Sanctuary
Our First Pres church offices will be closed Monday, December 25 and Tuesday, December 26 as we rejoice in the birth of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. May your Christmas be filled with the joy and peace that only Christ brings. Merry Christmas!
We will have an amended schedule as New Year's Eve falls on a Sunday this year. Join us at 11:00 am on December 31, for Lessons and Carols only.
No SHINE Children's Ministry or childcare will be available during the service.
Our First Pres church offices will be closed Monday, January 1 as we celebrate the New Year and all that God will bring along with it. Happy New Year!
Young At Heart meets the 1st Friday of the month. Fellowship begins at 10:30am, the program begins at 11:00am, and lunch is served at noon.
Lunch is $8 and a reservation is required no later than the Friday before. Call Maddy Vilar at 407.423.3441 x1159. Bus transportation is provided to Westminster Towers’ residents with pick up time at 10:15am.
This is a mandatory meeting (at least one parent attending) for any family considering Confirmation for their 4th or 5th grader. Feel free to contact our office at 407-423-3441 if you have any questions!
This is the second 10-week installment of Seeing Jesus in the Old Testament by Nancy Guthrie.
Our 20s Ministry gathers most Tuesday nights throughout the year to build community and grow spiritually.
Mark your calendars for January 12-13, as Dr. David Swanson and our Generosity Ministry Team host a Journey of Generosity. This weekend is designed to facilitate conversations inspired by biblical teachings and stories of peers living full lives of generosity. This in-town retreat takes place at First Pres, Friday evening and Saturday. Childcare is available.
A church-wide study of the Bible in one year, beginning January 14.
Join us to learn and remember the story of God’s redemption as it appears throughout the New Testament.
Designed as a follow-up to the Journey of Generosity, Embark is comprised of seven online sessions to help create individual, personal generosity plans.
oin First Moms in this 8-session Bible study as we look to Scripture for evidence of God’s mission for motherhood and His greater purpose for each and every woman.
Did you recently join the church? Are you considering membership in our First Pres community? First Connections is a 6-week course for you to discover what First Pres offers and get connected with others.
This is an overnight retreat for married couples. All marriages experience challenges: money concerns, family dynamics, parenting styles, and busy schedules take their toll on something that is supposed to feel like a blessed union. Even great marriages need care. They need the time, energy and grace to remember what is truly important.
Participate in this workshop and come away with your uniquely crafted testimony, long
version and short version, ready for the telling.
Co-hosted by The Collaborative and FaithServes, this six-part DVD series with discussion explores the foundations of human flourishing.
This is an overnight retreat for anyone in the church. The purpose of LifeFest is to be together as a church family, be encouraged in our faith, and to retreat together! There will be fun, laughter, worship, fellowship, adventure, and teaching.
Join us for a panel discussion and ministry updates with some of our First Pres supported missionaries.
From the new work God is doing in Scotland today to the historic roots of what He did via Presbyterianism, we will see it all! We are looking forward to this Arise and Build Church Planting & Presbyterian History Tour.