FPC News

October Lunch Bunch Book Club

Join the Lunch Bunch Book Club on Tuesday, October 10 at 12:00 p.m. in Room 122. Book for discussion: "Eleanor" by Harold Ivan Smith. Bring your lunch and some friends with you! Contact Charlotte Allbright callbright@fpcburlington.org for more information or to be added to the Book Club email list.

Encountering the Sacred through Poetry

Join Joel Harter, Associate Chaplain for Protestant Life at Elon University, on November 5, 12, and 19 at 9:45 a.m. in the John Knox Room for "Encountering the Sacred through Poetry." The connection of poetry and the sacred is as old as civilization. The ancient poets, rhapsodies, and playwrights were...

Exchange teacher/student

Congrats to our teacher and student who will join us in January! Elizabeth and Josue are in the process of getting passports and visas- so keep them in your prayers, and be in touch with Rev. Lindsay Conrad if you would like to help with the exchange this coming year!

Wanted: Hosts and Helpers for January Visitors!

Elizabeth and Josue are coming to Burlington in January to learn and teach and experience our part of the world. Would you like to help host? Get in touch with Rev. Lindsay Conrad to find out how! Many hands and hearts make an amazing month with these new friends!

Children Worship Too!

We affirm that children are part of the body of Christ and are welcomed, celebrated and included in worship and worship leadership. As a part of our commitment to welcome and include children in our worship, we offer worship and sacraments education for kindergartners and their parents/guardians. First graders or...

Peru Reflections

from exchange student Samantha Hall It was amazing to go to another country and see and experience a whole new way of living. As I spent more time there learning new things every day I realized how spoiled we can be sometimes. When I realized they shower in cold water,I...

Faith and African American Poetry

Feed your body and your soul! Bring your lunch and join the 508 Partnership for a discussion of "Faith and African American Poetry" from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Thursdays, September 12-November 2. Location of the study will alternate between First Presbyterian Church and First Baptist Church on Apple St. We will discuss...

The Book of Revelation

Faith Formation for Adults: The Book of Revelation led by Dr. Mickey Efird. October 8, 15, and 22 at 9:45 a.m. in the John Knox Room. The book of Revelation is an example of apocalyptic literature developed by the Jewish leaders in the late post exilic period (from about 200...

September Resource Center Highlights

Sit a spell in our fantastic Resource Center to check out these and other wonderful books, resources, devotionals, Bible commentaries, and more! Adults: "Farewell, I'm Bound to Leave You " by Fred Chappell Jess Kirkman's grandmother is dying. As his family gathers around his grandmother, Jess remembers the tales she...

Sunday Morning Faith Formation

Spiritual formation is a life-long journey. And by God's grace, we take this journey together. Though we are on the same path, we are in different places, which only make the conversation more vibrant and transformative. Share and receive. Gather with one of our Sunday morning adult opportunities: Room 201...