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UPCOMING EVENTS

by jimbaker

The Savannah Voice Experience Festival 2013 comes to First Presbyterian Church in August.   World class vocalists will be studying and singing throughout Savannah during the first two weeks of August.  Two of their concerts will be held here at First Presbyterian Church.  On Tuesday, August 6th you can enjoy an evening of Sacred Music and […]

PRACTICE CENTERING PRAYER DURING LENT

by parrotthead

PRACTICE CENTERING PRAYER DURING LENT Deepen your prayer life during the season of Lent by attending Centering Prayer on Fridays at noon in the church library, March 3rd through April 14th.  Centering prayer is a method of Christian meditation which facilitates closer communion with God.  Join Gwen McKee and Carolyn Neely for a series of […]

Music with a Mission

by parrotthead

MUSIC WITH A MISSION  mark your calendar for Sunday, March 5th at 3:00 pm.  Chamber Music Southeast will perform a program of mostly Romantic-era music.  Our new piano will be featured by pianists Phillip Bush and Lynn Kompass.  We will hear violist Daniel Sweaney and oboist Rebecca Nagel.  The concert will benefit Senior Citizens Inc., […]

The RISE Chorale

by parrotthead

The RISE Chorale sang the introit, communion anthem, and benediction response.  RISE is an acronym for “Revolutionizing and Inspiring Singing Excellent.”  They were founded and are directed by Emily Williams Burch.  They rehearse at First on Monday afternoons.  The communion anthem, “Da Pacem Domine,” which they will sing in the original Latin, is a 16th […]

Leadership Development Conference

by parrotthead

Leadership Development Conference, (LDC), sponsored by the Savannah Presbytery will be held February 17th and 18th at Epworth-by-the-Sea, St. Simons Island, Georgia.  The topic will be “Improvising with God.”  The keynote speaker will be the Reverend MaryAnn McKibben Dana.  She is a writer, ordained Presbyterian minister and speaker living outside Washington, DC.  The LDC brochure […]

First’s Dinner Group

by parrotthead

First’s Dinner Group will enjoy the Southern cuisine of Mr’s Wilkes Dining Room, 107 West Jones Street on Thursday, February 9th at 6;00 PM.  First Pres. is reserving the entire restaurant for this dinner.  The total cost, including tax and tip, is $25.00 per person.  Place checks in the offering plat or mail it to […]

Interfaith Hospitality Network, now named “Family Promise”

by parrotthead

First Presbyterian will host families during the week of 5 February who are temporarily homeless from Family Promise (formerly Interfaith Hospitality Network).  Tasks include preparing dinner, serving as an evening host, or staying the church overnight.  A sign-up board will be available in Stewart Hall and on the plaza in front of the church.

Christmas Eve Service

by parrotthead

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Savannah, Georgia CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICE SATURDAY, DECEMBER 24 at 6:00 P.M. CANDLELIGHT COMMUNION SERVICE EXTENDED PRELUDE BEGINS AT 5:30 P.M. CHILDREN RE-ENACT THE CHRISTMAS STORY MEDITATION: “He Came As a Child” RECEPTION IN STEWART HALL at 7:00 P.M.

MISSION EMPHASIS

by parrotthead

MISSION EMPHASIS “Presbyterian Mission in Egypt” presented by Michael Parker, Professor, Evangelical Theological Seminary, Cairo   World Communion Sunday, October 2 9:30 a.m.  All-Church Forum 11:00 a.m. Worship Service with Dr. Parker, preaching 12:00 p.m. Congregational Luncheon and Program 6:00 p.m. Program with Youth Fellowships Monday, October 3 6:30 p.m.  Dinner at Sweet Potatoes Kitchen […]