At their January meeting, the session voted unanimously to seek immediate funding of $150,000 for necessary work on our Sanctuary trusses. It is imperative that repairs be made to stabilize the walls and reduce stress on the trusses. This is not a crisis – we are safe being in the Sanctuary...Read More
If you are new to us we invite you to visit and explore our many programs and service opportunities! First Pres provides you the worship, educational and service opportunities of a large church, while at the same time offering you the warmth and closeness of a small church in our small group ministries. Our Youth and Childrens' programs provide your children with a rich set of experiences and life lessons that will guide them as they mature in the Christian faith.
Come visit us at 1432 Washtenaw Avenue between Hill Street and South University Avenue, on the southeastern edge of the University of Michigan campus.
All parents of children ages 7 – 12 are invited to “Families at First,” an event sponsored by Children, Youth and Adult Ed on February 26 at 11:00 a.m. in the Founders Room. Come and meet other parents as we discuss ways to support one another as faithful parents. If you have any questions,...Read More
On March 18 front doors, ovens, and friendly dining rooms will open again for our winter Saturday Suppers. For over 25 years small groups of 8-10 people have met in the homes of First Pres members for potluck suppers featuring good food, even better conversation, and fellowship. Everyone cooks a...Read More
Reserve your spot by March 1 for the Church Retreat on May 5-7, 2017. This two-night retreat will be a unique opportunity to get away and spend time together, but also to explore an amazing part of Michigan, and stay at a historic hotel at phenomenal rates. Join staff and...Read More