January 14 - #MeToo, #ChurchToo Part 1. In October the hashtag #MeToo became a national sensation following the revelation of the repeated sexual misconduct of Harvey Weinstein. The phrase identifies the unfortunate reality that sexual harassment and abuse is all too common in...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.
First Pres opens its doors again, January 8 - 22 to provide sleeping space for up to 25 men directed here by the Shelter Association. Last winter more than 100 First Pres volunteers offered friendship and wonderful hospitality. Our guests commented that First Pres offers hospitality as much as...Read More
On Sunday, January 28, 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...Read More
Grief is a reality that comes to us all. The transitions through it can be difficult, no matter when you lost a loved one. We re-grieve old losses when fresh ones come to us. It is helpful to travel through this time with others. Rev. Rogers will host a Grief and Loss Support Group on Sunday...Read More