First Presbyterian Church Gainesville, GA
800 South Enota Drive | 770.532.0136

Welcome to First Presbyterian Church!  We are a very kind-hearted and mission-minded family of faith called to glorify God through engaging worship, caring relationships, faithful service, and generous giving.  We strive to be faithful, thoughtful, and prayerful followers of Jesus Christ and reflectors of his love in our daily lives.  According to that love and by the grace of God, First Presbyterian Church is a place where you will be welcomed, cared for, and sent forth into the community to embody Christ’s ongoing ministry in the world.  In other words, FPC is home!


 

WORSHIP WITH US ONLINE

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Reserve space for In-person Worship
Full Worship Service –  October 25, 2020
Church Newsletter – The Call 10-25-20
Reopening Survey – Click here to download

Wednesday Night Meal Pick Up Registration
Links recommended by Rev Koontz during this time:
Prayer Request>>>
FPC Pastoral Care during COVID-19>>>
Richard Rohr’s Center for Action and Contemplation>>>
Daily devotional thoughts and meditations>>>
Vanderbilt Library’s daily lectionary readings page>>>

OFFICE HOURS


The church staff is resuming more of a regular work schedule with each staff member working from home only one day a week. Mask and social distancing will be required when entering the office.
At this time, we are limiting the office to staff only but hope to have office volunteers back soon.

Indoor, In-person Worship

After much discussion, study, and prayer, the Re-opening Task Force recommends that we return to weekly indoor, in-person worship beginning on Sunday, October 25th. This recommendation prioritizes the desire of many in our church family who wish to return to indoor...
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Trunk Or Treat

Join us Wednesday, October 28 for a modified Trunk or Treat 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM in the FPC parking lot There will be goodie bags for the children and youth or for anyone who comes in a costume. Don’t forget to take pictures in front of the decorated trunk to...
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Wed Night – Pick Me Up Meal Reservations

Pick me up Meal Reservation FPC is excited to offer “pick me up” meals twice a month. Cost is $3.00 per child, $5.00 per adult and $15.00 maximum for the family (this includes all children and youth living with you). Cash or Checks are due when picking up...
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Outdoor Worship Set-up Team at Work

OutdoorWorshipTeam Thanks for all you do....
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Hope Testement – 40 Years in handbell ministry

Be sure to check out the article in “The Call” this week! In it, Hope Testement recounts the 40-year history of handbell ministries at...
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Food Pantry – Thank You

The work of the church is more vital than ever, and we are grateful for the opportunity to be a part of God’s work in our...
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Meet the new director of youth ministry

Meet Maggie Parker . The new director of youth ministry, Maggie Parker, sat down for a quick interview just before youth began arriving for their a socially-distanced youth gathering at the lake house. We are so glad you are...
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Reopening Survey Results

Thanks to everyone who completed the online survey regarding the resumption of indoor worship services.  Click here to download a PDF of the survey...
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Click image above to view live streaming of 11 AM Worship Service. If the service is not live, you will see
last week’s recorded sermon.

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