Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday, March 13 at 2:00 am. Remember to "spring forward" and set your clocks ahead one hour on Saturday night before you go to bed!
You are invited to participate in worship and in the Service of Installation for The Reverend Jay Sanderford as Associate Pastor on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. Join together in a celebration of ministry and leadership at First Presbyterian Church - along with the entire congregation, each of the ministers, resident ministers, educators and musicians will have a role in a joyous, festive worship service. A reception will follow in the Social Hall. View your invitation here!
Enjoy a Russian Dinner on Saturday, February 1 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Social Hall. Tickets cost $12 for individuals and $30 for families. Come eat delicious Russian food prepared by members of St. Vladimir Russian Orthodox Church and First Presbyterian Church. The evening will include a short presentation by Zhanna Skalitzky on her 2013 trip to Davydovo, where she visited the village's Orthodox Church and its summer camp for children with disabilities.
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 little and enjoys a lot in a setting where old friends meet and new ones are made.
On Sunday, January 29, come for one of the great fellowship events of the year – First Pres’ Annual Meeting of the Congregation and Luncheon. The annual meeting takes place in the Sanctuary following the 9:30 a.m. worship service. Dr. Fair will give a brief address about the state of the church, after which the congregation will hear about the budget, approve the terms of call for the installed pastors, and learn about some key areas of ministry at First Pres. At 11:30 a.m., everyone moves downstairs to share a delicious lunch together whipped up by Chef Christine.