FPC News

A Gift from Your Music Ministry

Loving Shepherd of Thy Sheep – Logan and Susanna Trotter, soloists — to bring refreshment to your day — a gift from your Music Ministry. http://fpcburlington.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Loving-Shepherd.mp4  

Furniture Ministry will Collect Bed Linens During July

The Furniture Ministry needs you! And you can help while practicing good social distancing. The work of the Ministry goes on despite the virus with clients picking up their items without contact with our volunteers. The need is greater than ever. The Local Missions Committee has designated July as the...

Virtual Summer Series: Palestine During Double Lockdown

Join the Bright Stars of Bethlehem Team for a Virtual Summer Series: Palestine During Double Lockdown The series title, taken from Rev. Dr. Raheb’s latest book, speaks to the additional layer of oppression that the pandemic has inflicted on Palestinians. We’ll hear from Bright Stars co-founder and Dar al-Kalima University President, Mitri Raheb...

All Things VBS!

For all information about Virtual VBS 2020, please visit our password protected page here . Contact Charlotte Nance-Allbright if you do not have the password.

Please watch Just Mercy on June 19

The FPC Racial Justice Task Force invites the entire church congregation to join us on Friday, June 19 for a viewing of Just Mercy, the recent movie about lawyer Bryan Stevenson’s work in Alabama to bring justice for wrongly convicted people from death row. The movie is streaming for free on many platforms this month to...

COVID-19 Re-Entry Task Force Report

On Wednesday, June 3, the Re-Entry Task Force hosted their initial Zoom meeting to begin planning and coordinating First Presbyterian’s re-entry plan.  While suggestions are still being compiled, their goal is to have a draft presented to Session at the June 28 meeting after which more information will be shared...

The Christian Call to Racial Justice: What Can I do?

We've seen the news of protests, we've seen the gruesome videos of black people being killed by other citizens and police, we've heard the cries of mothers losing their children too soon. What are we called to do as Christians? First Presbyterian Church Burlington is a Matthew 25 church, meaning we are...

Videos of Lament & Remembrance

Part of being a Matthew 25 church means FPC Burlington is working toward "Dismantling structural racism by fearlessly applying our faith to advocate and break down the systems, practices and thinking that underlie discrimination, bias, prejudice and oppression of people of color." During this time we lament what is taking...

Drive-Thru Live Nativity

Drive-Thru Live Nativity on Tuesday, June 23 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. Yes - drive-thru NATIVITY! One of the Vacation Bible School lessons for our week is “Mary’s Journey to Jerusalem” and what a better way to engage with that story than with our church tradition. The Mission Mania Crew (3rd, 4th &...

Summer Worship Series – The Twelve

Continuing through August 23, our worship service each week will focus on “The Twelve” – the twelve disciples of Jesus who became twelve apostles of the early church.  When we first encounter these twelve in the gospels they are fishermen and tax collectors.  For three years they followed Jesus and...