FPC News

Alternative Giving Fair 2020

Alternative Giving Fair— December 13, 2020, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Drive-thru Event 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...

Star of Wonder & Alternative Giving

Star of Wonder and Alternative Giving We invite you to participate in a congregational drive through event to adorn a “Star of Wonder” with winter flowers and greenery from 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Similar to the cross we decorate at Easter, we will display a Christmas star on the front lawn...

All Church Christmas Carol Sing-Along! (via Zoom)

Please join the Fellowship Committee in an All Church Christmas Carol sing-along Wednesday, December at 6:45 p.m.! Led by Willy Fisher, this will be 30 to 45 minutes of the most fun you’ve EVER had on a Zoom call. Willy, along with potential special guests, will lead us in singing...

Taizé Worship — A Service of Quiet and Reflection, Sunday, December 6

Join us Sunday, December 6, 6:30 p.m. (livestream from FPC website) This service follows the Taizé tradition of community, meditation and reflection. Contemplative music, scripture, prayer and moments of silence will frame our worship as we gather "in community" to travel the Advent journey.

It is Never too Soon to Think about Advent and Christmas!

Our Advent Festival will be Sunday, November 22 (the first Sunday of Advent is November 29) and will look a little different from others. This year, we invite everyone to drive thru between 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. to get a Gingerbread Nativity Kit! You will take your kit home,...

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...

November Local Mission Collection — Residential Treatment Services of Alamance, Inc.

It has been a difficult year for RTSA, mostly because all major fundraisers have been cancelled due to COVID-19. Also, special needs keep arising. The basement of Trollinger Treasures floods when it rains and damages contributions that are stored there. Construction repairs to prevent flooding will cost $2,547. Paper products are always in high...

Rake ‘N Run Returns This Year!

Rake 'N Run returns this year! The Youth will be coming around to rake yards on Sunday, November 15. Contact Taylor via email (tbarner@fpcburlington.org) if you would like us to rake your yard. We will be adhering to new protocols for everyone's safety, including mandatory masks and gloves. We also ask that...

Jonah Bible Study by Dr. Ron Shive

Beginning the week of October 26, Dr. Shive will teach a four-week Zoom study on the Old Testament book attributed to the prophet Jonah. 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...

Meditations on Word and Music

God's Word is a source of such comfort and strength. When coupled with music, God's Word is often amplified and seared in our collective memories. Your pastoral and music staff have taken these thoughts to heart and are offering recordings and videos as Meditations on Word and Music. These four CDs,...