FPC News

What is Alternative Giving?

This Advent season, you have a choice — give the material things of the world or give the spirit of God’s love. Consider giving a fresh look at how you give during Advent with alternative giving that will help bring cheer back to the season. Great for adults who already...

Drive Thru Live Nativity, Sunday, December 22

Drive Thru Live Nativity — The Annual Live Nativity returns Sunday, December 22 from 6:00–8:00 p.m. right here at FPC! Our students will bring the Christmas story to life and you can witness it all from the comfort of your car!  We invite you to drive through and join us...

Furniture Ministry Workday, Saturday, December 7

Furniture Ministry Each month, a group of volunteers gathers at the Presbyterian Outreach Building (here on campus) for a workday from 9:00 a.m. until noon on the second Saturday of the month. Coffee and donuts are often waiting for you so you can fuel up before making deliveries or picking...

Andrews Elementary “Reading Buddies” Needs Four More Volunteers!

Andrews Elementary "Reading Buddies" Needs Four More Volunteers! If you are interested in spending an hour a week at Andrews Elementary listening to a child read, helping a child learn their letters, site words or numbers, please contact Jin-Jin Blackburn (jblackb@hotmail.com or 336-260-0689); or Henry Carrouth at (336) 213-6335. You will MAKE...

December Friendship Group

Friendship Group brings a “Delightful December” to FPC as we gather in the John Knox Room on Thursday, December 19 at 11:00 a.m. for a retelling of The Littlest Angel with Dinny Sisley and Patrick Murphy — and a surprise celebrity narrator! Carols of the season will also be featured!...

Advent Taizé Service, Sunday, December 1

Taizé Service – 6:30 p.m. in Calvin Hall. Our Advent Taizé Service will take place in Calvin Hall as we encircle the labyrinth. This service of quiet and reflection offers opportunity to pray, to observe silence, to absorb song as a means of prayer, and to open channels of reflection as...

Weekly Announcements, November 17

Weekly Announcements: For those who can't make it to worship on Sunday, this weekly announcement sheet will be available in the church office or may be read and downloaded  here each week.

“Christmas Around the World” Advent Festival

“Christmas Around the World” Advent Festival- Sunday, December 1 The 2019 Advent Festival is almost here! Join us in the children’s ministry classrooms (Rooms 223 & 224) at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday, December 1, to explore “Christmas Around the World.”- This year’s event will feature hands-on crafts, tasty treats, music,...

Join Us for Advent & Christmas 2019 at FPC Burlington

Join Us for Advent & Christmas 2019 at FPC Burlington Sunday, December 1, First Sunday of Advent Worship Services: 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. — Sanctuary Sermon: Unbreakable Gifts: The Gift of Hope — Taylor Barner, Isaiah 2:1-5, Matthew 24:36-44 Lighting of the Advent Candle — 8:30 a.m. – Christine and Fred...

Christmas Fellowship Lunch

Church-wide Christmas Fellowship Lunch, Sunday, December 8 12:00 p.m. in Calvin Hall Everyone is invited to this merry time together. Menu: baked spaghetti, tossed salad, and fruit cobbler. Lunch is free and donations are always appreciated. This Fellowship Lunch will end with ALL invited to break into groups for caroling...