FPC News

Pray for our Zambia team!

The time is finally here! Our Zambia mission team is taking off January 25th-February 6th to meet with mission partners in Lusaka and Lundazi. Please keep in your prayers our team: Rev. Lindsay Conrad, Courtney and Toby Jones, and Trina Holt as we travel and learn and discern. We can't...

Peru Teacher and Student Exchange

Bienvenidos to our 2018 exchange teacher and student from Annie Soper School in Moyobamba, Peru. Elizabeth Cardenas is an elementary school teacher and will spend her month at Smith Elementary in the Spanish immersion program. She is staying with various First Pres families throughout the month. Josue Zabarburu is a...

Men of the Church Pig Pick’n and Fish Fry

Join us on Saturday, February 3, at Hugh Cummings’ Barn for all the BBQ, fried fish, hushpuppies, coleslaw, baked beans, and brownies you can enjoy. Arrive around 5:00 p.m. and we will eat at 6:00 p.m. It will be a gathering you will not want to miss! Invite someone to...

2nd Annual Death Fair

2nd ANNUAL DEATH FAIR!! SUNDAY, February 11th, 2018 Location: Calvin Hall Time: 9:30-10:45 Let's face it. Not one of us is getting out of here alive. We live in a death-phobic society that teaches us to avoid all thoughts of our own dying. And, sadly, most of us don't plan...

Pritchett Spring Symposium

Mark your calendars! March 4, 2018 is our Spring Symposium with guest preacher and teacher Dr. Ted Wardlaw, President of Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary. The theme is “Marks of the Church”. Ted will preach at both the 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. worship services. Gather in the Witherspoon Room to hear...

Living into the Request

We have been encouraged by the P.C.(U.S.A.) Co-Moderators' to offer more opportunities to focus on race, reconciliation, and social justice. Living into that request, you are invited to attend these opportunities: 508 Partnership Faith and African American Poetry Class - Tuesdays, February 6, 13, and 20 at noon. Location will...

Collecting items for Andrews Elementary in January!

January is the month where FPC is supporting Andrews Elementary School! There are supply lists around the church, and the snack pack program is also collecting specific items for the continuation of making sure children are fed over the weekend. Add these items to your shopping cart, and drop off...

Save the Date! VBS 2018

"When you pass through the waters, I will be with you." Isaiah 43:2 Vacation Bible School (aka VBS) "Rolling River Rampage" is June 18-21, 2018 with kick off event on Sunday, June 17 at 9:00 a.m. for all ages! Adult study June 18-21 led by Dale Walker. We need workshop...

Trip to the International Civil Rights Center and Museum

FPC trip to the International Civil Rights Center and Museum in Greensboro, NC Saturday, February 24, 2018 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Explore the International Civil Rights Center and Museum, an archival center, collecting museum, and teaching facility devoted to the international struggle for civil and human rights. The museum celebrates the...

Lunch Bunch Book Club

Happy New Year! Let's kick it off with a great book and fabulous fellowship! Tuesday, January 9 at 12:00 p.m. in Room 122 Cleopatra: A Life by Stacey Schief Even if you have not read the book, come on out to learn more about Cleopatra from our group leader and...