FPC News

Quiet Spaces for Lent

The poet Ann Weems writes that Lent is “the time to listen to who he says he is” — “the one who brings good news to the poor, freedom to the oppressed, sight to the blind…that Holy One who said, Follow me, Feed my sheep.” Moments of quiet reflection during Lent give us space to...

February 4 Update from the FPC COVID-19 Re-Entry Task Force

Please follow this link to read the February 4, 2021 update.

Mid-winter/Spring Contemplative Ministry Newsletter

Please follow this link to read about the Contemplative Ministry team's upcoming offerings: Mid-winter/Spring Contemplative Ministry Newsletter

Furniture Ministry Resuming Operations on March 1

Furniture Ministry Update: On Monday, March 1 the Furniture Ministry resumed operations under our Covid policy guidelines: Our office hours are Mondays from 1:00-4:00 p.m. and otherwise by appointment. During that time, we will accept donations from church members who can deliver and otherwise on a selective case by case...

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...

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,...

Updates from the FPC COVID-19 Re-Entry Task Force

If you have questions or comments, please direct them to the RETF chair, Lucy Kernodle at lkernodle@bellsouth.net.  Update from the FPC COVID-19 Re-entry Task Force, March 11, 2021 Many thanks to each of you who participated in our survey (sent on 2/25/21). We closed response capturing on 3/7/21 and have...

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...