CHRISTMAS is just around the corner! First Presbyterian Church’s Christmas Season is highlighted by beautiful greenery and poinsettias in our Sanctuary. Perhaps you like to honor or remember your loved one(s) by giving a poinsettia in their name? If so, please send the following information to the church office, to the attention of: THE ALTAR…
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The Ministries Committee of the Diaconate has decided to devote the Deacon’s Fund collection this Sunday, September 8 to MNA disaster relief.  Mike from the Charles H. Jones Disaster Relief Warehouse in Rome, GA notified us that a trailer of supplies shipped out yesterday and is positioned to respond to areas of need after Hurricane…
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At First Pres, we want to be a church that prays. There are many great resources to help us do this better. Operation World (http://www.operationworld.org/) is a place to go to pray for World Missions. There is an app called “Prayer Mate” that helps you organize times of personal prayer. Find a copy of the…
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Returning to Africa May 2019 On May 14 we are scheduled to return to Uganda. Below is a Facebook warning about a location close to our home so please pray for us. “Mutungo hill residents stay alert as your place is recently targeted by thugs, robbers. Keep others warned too.” Abe Kogo, our ATA coordinator…
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Printable version: Click here. Gateway Newsletter, April 26, 2019 Genocide, Peace, and Missions April 24th, marked the 104th Remembrance day of the Armenian Genocide. On Monday, April 22, I learned a new word, and new phrases in the Armenian language. The first word was Բարիշկ (bareeshuk). When I first heard it I was shocked. I…
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