Welcome to First Presbyterian

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.

David LaMotte, award-winning songwriter, speaker, author, and activist, will provide a weekend of special programming for First Pres on September 14-15. He has performed over 3000 concerts and released twelve full-length CDs of primarily original music, and toured in all of the fifty states, as...

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Preaching, Lunch, & An Intergenerational Game Night! Preaching at 9:30 & 11:00 a.m. - The Rev. Dr. Jason Santos, Mission Coordinator for Christian Formation and Small Church Support at the PC(USA) Mission Agency preaches on “Killing Church Softly: Reviving it Loudly”...

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A new member class begins September 8! A three-part series, each one-hour class will be focused on learning about God, the PCUSA, our church, and most importantly, one another! Join us as we grow in faith and take steps to unite with this church family. We meet September 8, 15, and 22, from 11...

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As school starts, many of us think back to or look forward to new shoes, a bulging backpack, and the excitement of beginning of a new year. For children at Alpha house (currently there are 14 children living there, ranging in age from 18 to 8 months, with the majority being of school age) the...

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