FPC News

Mission Focus for February — Allied Churches of Alamance County

During the pandemic, all of us have had to change our schedules rather dramatically. Allied Churches (ACAC) has changed some of its procedures, but others remain the same. The hungry need to be fed and the homeless need shelter. As a Matthew 25 church, we are challenged to meet those...

Presbyterian Women Tea, Sunday, February 21, 2:00–3:00 p.m. via Zoom

Presbyterian Women is hosting a virtual tea on Sunday, February 21, 2021 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. for the women in our congregation and their guests. This is an opportunity for a cup of tea and some fellowship over Zoom. Put on your tea party hats and grab your favorite tea cups!...

Ruth Bible Study with Dr. Ron Shive via Zoom

Beginning the week of February 17, Dr. Shive will teach a five-week Zoom study on the Old Testament book of Ruth. The class will be taught on two different days and times. One class will be on Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m. and the other on Thursdays at 6:45 a.m. The...

Taizé Worship, Sunday, January 31 at 6:30 p.m. 

Join us for a Livestream worship service in the Taizé tradition, as we offer a time of quiet, prayers, contemplative music, times of silence, and scripture in the midst of these challenging days. Simply call 888-969-5508 (for telephone access) at 6:30 p.m. or access our livestream link on the church website or on our Facebook page for...

Furniture Ministry Suspending Operations until March 1

PLEASE NOTE: Due to Covid-19 concerns, the Furniture Ministry will be suspending operations until March 1. Effective immediately, the ministry will not be accepting referrals or donations until that date. We regret that this is necessary and look forward to resuming operations.

Mission Focus for January — Andrews Elementary School

Mission Focus for January — Social Worker's Closet at Andrews Elementary School As you know many populations have been and continue to be hit hard by this pandemic. Every time we talk with Pam Burney, Andrews Elementary School’s social worker, she shares another story about a family that is hurting....

Meditations on Word and Carol

From the FPC Music Ministry From Thursday, December 24 through Thursday, December 31, the Music Ministry at FPC will post daily Meditations on Word and Carol on the music page of our website. These meditations for you and your families will also appear on our Facebook page and be emailed...

Christians and Racial Equity Workshop

The Racial Justice Task Force and the Adult Studies Committee invite the congregation to participate in a workshop series titled “Christians and Racial Equity”. Topics include: historical context, race matters, white supremacy, the Bible and racism, and reimagining the future. The workshop is presented by the Rev. LaShauna Austria, owner...

Contemplative Ministry — Quiet Space for the Advent Journey

Mondays–Saturdays November 30–December 23  Short videos of guided meditation and spiritual practices providing space and form for quiet contemplation will be emailed daily and posted on the church website and Facebook page. In preparation for Advent, these practices from the Second Breath Center will invite us to spend a few minutes each day “intentionally stepping...

Stewardship 2021 — Living Faithfully as the Family of God

Observations in a Stewardship Journey — Adult Bible Study with Stephanie Williams, Sunday, November 29 Over the last 8 years, I've been involved with stewardship at FPC to one degree or another. When I began this journey, I knew very little about stewardship nor did I know how far this journey...