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Thank you for visiting our website. Everyone is always welcome at First United Presbyterian Church, the happiest little church on the corner of College and 7th streets. Join us for worship each Sunday morning and many activities during the week.
Celebrating 150 Years
Helping Others See Jesus’ Grace In Me
150 years of Remembering, Rejoicing, Rededicating
We had an uplifting 2016 Homecoming service to celebrate 150 years on Sunday November 13, 2016 featuring our Homecoming Reunion Choir and guest speaker Rev. Julia Robinson Moore. It was attended by many families who have pave the way. Thank You Jesus for your Grace and Mercy! You can view highlights of the 2016 Homecoming by clicking the video here and our Facebook page
- Loaves and Fishes- Fifth Friday, 1:00 PM (First Presbyterian Church)
- First Ward School - (bring school supplies on 2nd Sunday)
Black History Month
Join us as we focus on the legacy of faith, vision, perseverance, and purpose that has been handed down from past generations. As we celebrate the history and contributions of African Americans, we are also reminded by Rev. Angela Roberts Jones, (Fisk graduate) that “if our ancestors could endure and achieve in spite of their circumstances, then surely we can have the kind of faith that will move mountains.” Special worship engagement experiences this month include:
February 5th – Black History Observance Litany; “Souper Bowl of Caring Offering”' Favorites Sports Attire.
February 12th – Special guests from Grace de Dieu Ministry. African attire
February 19th – Contributions in Education' School attire
February 26th – Special music worship: From Slavery – Contemporary Civil Rights. Come as your favorite African American historical figure. Time will be allocated during worship for highlighting/sharing the story of the individual or groups that you represent, and their contributions to the world!
Friday February 17, 2017
United In Jazz Spring Concert featuring Pete & Will Anderson Trio. View the United In Jazz flyer for more details.
Sat. March 11 & Sunday March 12, 2017
Presbyterian Women's Gathering and Women's Day: The Spring Gathering will be Saturday, March 11 at 11:00 a.m. Your attendance is needed to vote on officers for 2017-2019. Fellowship and refreshments will begin at 12:00 p.m. Women's Day will be Sunday, March 12 during the morning worship. The speaker will be Rev. Veronica Rogers.
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