FPC News

Summer at the Movies – Need Your Help!

Summer at the Movies, for children 5 years old through 5th grade, is June 4, 11, 25, August 20 & 27 at 9:00 a.m. in Biblemax (located on the lower floor under the sanctuary). We look forward to showing movies that will teach and inspire your children. We need Biblemax...

Greensboro Grasshoppers – Men of the Church

We have another Men of the Church outing coming up Sunday afternoon on May 7th. Once again we return to the NewBridge Bank Park in Greensboro for a baseball game between the Greensboro Grasshoppers and the Atlanta Rome Braves. The game starts at 4 pm. Included in the $32 cost...

VBS Preview Party

The Vacation Bible School Preview Party will be Sunday, May 21 at 9:45 a.m. ...YES...in the morning! Come dance and sing Epic Music with Willy, learn more about the 2017 VBS "Hero Central: Discover Your Strength in God," see what crafts await you, help make decorations, and get your VBS...

News from our mission co-worker John McCall

Dear Friends, It is early Easter morning and I am on the local train to a city south of Taipei. Many of the overseas workers from southeast Asia are on this train. Today is their day off, and they are headed to meet other friends who work in other cities....

A Trio of Organists

A Trio of Organists will be featured in a special promenade recital on Sunday, June 4. The organists of Holy Comforter Episcopal Church (Charles Hogan), Front Street United Methodist Church (Matt Brittain), and First Presbyterian Church (Patrick Murphy) will play in each church. The promenade begins at 3:00pm at Holy...

Response to major flooding in Peru – news from our mission partners

Dear Friends, Many of you have been asking how we are, and how you can help, in light of the nation-wide flooding and regional states of emergency in Peru. First. All four Mission Co-Workers and three Young Adult Volunteers are safe. We write to let you know how we are...

Celebrating the Risen Christ in Montown

We have witnessed many shootings and killings in the Montown area of Burlington in the last year or so. (Montown is the Avon Avenue area off of Mebane Street.) It was particularly intense this last summer and the fear is much more of the same. Women Empower Women have asked...

Holy Week Schedule of Events

Palm Sunday Processional – Sanctuary – Sunday, April 9 All are invited to gather on the plaza in front of the sanctuary twenty minutes before each worship service. Scripture reading, blessing of the palms, and ringing bells will draw us into worship and celebrate Christ’s entry into Jerusalem. Maundy Thursday...

Taylor Barner’s Ordination and Installation

Join us for a celebration at FPC Burlington! Taylor Barner will be ordained and installed as Minister of Word and Sacrament and Associate Pastor for Student and Family Ministries on Sunday, April 9 at 4:00 p.m. with reception following the service.

Butterfly Release

The Annual Butterfly Release will be on Easter Sunday, April 16 at 10:40 a.m. in the Mary Helen Long Garden. Children are invited to come to Biblemax at 9:45 a.m. for a movie about the resurrection and Easter joy. Parents pick up your children from the Biblemax promptly at 10:30 a.m. so you...