FPC News

Summer Night @ the Movies — Outdoors for All Ages

Come one, come all!  Friday, July 23 the Fellowship Team invites all church members to the front lawn for ice cream or popsicles at 7:30pm followed by an outdoor movie screening beginning at approximately 8:15pm, with popcorn and waters for all. What movie?  YOU PICK IT!  Before July 11, let Charlotte...

Lemonade on the Lawn

The Fellowship sub-team will host Lemonade on the Lawn on the patio after worship starting July 4. Everyone is invited to stop by and grab a cool, refreshing lemonade. No snacks will be provided at this time.

Acknowledging Juneteenth with the FPC Racial Justice Task Force

An Invitation to the Congregation Join the FPC Racial Justice Task Force as we celebrate Juneteenth (June 19, 2021). This holiday commemorates June 19, 1865 when, at the end of the Civil War, Union soldiers brought word to enslaved Texans that they were now free. These enslaved people were many...

Welcome Back to In-Person In Church 10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship!

Continuing through September 5, there will be one in-person and live streamed service at 10:00 a.m. in the sanctuary. No sign-up is necessary and there will be congregational singing. Out of concern for those who are not able to be vaccinated for medical reasons and for our children under 12...

VBS 2021

VBS 2021: Monday, June 21– Thursday, June 24, 6:00–8:00 p.m. Welcome Explorers! It is time to Quest for God’s Great Light! “Arise! Shine! Your light has come; the Lord’s glory has shone upon you!” Isaiah 60:1 Yes, Vacation Bible School time is just about here and we are gearing up for a fabulous...

You Asked for It! — Summer Worship Series

On Sunday, June 6, we are beginning a summer worship series entitled, “You Asked for It!” A couple of months ago, we asked you to suggest a title for one of our summer sermons—and the response was incredible. Your church staff had a difficult time selecting just 12 from all of...

Furniture Ministry & Elon University’s “Don’t Trash It!” Campaign

The Furniture Ministry team is getting set up for one of the wonderful missions of the church—the time when we all come together to collect, sort, wash and bag linens from the annual Elon University Don’t Trash It! campaign. This campaign provides 100-150 linen sets, enough to meet the needs of our...

In-Person Indoor 8:30 a.m. Worship

Join Us for In-Person Indoor 8:30 a.m. Sunday Worship! We are happy to welcome you to in-person worship in a safe and sacredly-distanced capacity in the Sanctuary on Sundays at 8:30 a.m. Your staff and the COVID-19 Re-Entry Task Force have developed the following plan. There will be two identical...

Racial Equity Education Opportunity

Colleagues of ours at Elon Community Church have shared this announcement about an opportunity beginning on Wednesday, April 21 for the next five weeks. It will be led by Rebecca Cole-Turner (Sarah Vincent’s mother) and Linda Gupton. They will be using content from the United Church of Christ's White Privilege...

Pilgrimage to Jordan, Israel, and Palestine — February 2022

We can now see the light at the end of the tunnel and future international travel is now a possibility! In light of that, Dr. Shive is planning a pilgrimage to Jordan, Israel, and Palestine for February 2022. The trip will be from Friday, February 11- Saturday, February 26, 2022. We...