The bounty of fall harvests, backward glances at Halloween and All Saints’ Day, and anticipation of Thanksgiving—November is a delightful month. It is also a month when First Pres members have an opportunity to extend hospitality to some of those who are experiencing homelessness, those who have...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.
Rev. Faith Fowler, Executive Director for Cass Community Social Services, will be our guest preacher at 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. on Sunday November 17. She has been the catalyst behind the Tiny Homes movement in Detroit and has led a family social ministry that has fed, clothed and housed 1,000’s of...Read More
Save the Date: Sunday, November 17 is the 2019 Forward in Mission Bazaar! This annual event is an opportunity to learn more about many of the mission programs in which our congregation participates, and to support them through the purchase of meaningful gifts for family and...Read More
Calling all leaf-rakers! All come together for Washtenaw Dairy doughnuts, hot drinks, and to make our church grounds beautiful. If you have tarps and rakes – bring ‘em! Or just bring yourself, your warm clothing, your good humor, and willingness to work. Questions? Contact Adrian Prundeanu at...Read More