SAVANNAH KOREAN PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH AND FIRST PRES will hold a service of worship on Sunday, September 24 at 5:00 p.m. in our sanctuary followed by a potluck dinner in Stewart Hall. Count on enjoying a feast of bulgokee and dumplings.
CONGREGATIONS IN SERVICE is an interfaith community-wide initiative two weekends a year where volunteers spend a Saturday morning or Sunday afternoon engaged in various projects around Savannah, including gardening at Hospice, painting for Habitat for Humanity, etc. The kick-off service will be held in Stewart Hall on Saturday, September 23 at 8:00 a.m.
HELP PROVIDE CHILDCARE AT CONGREGATION MICKVE ISRAEL First members will be staff`mg the nursery at the High Holy Day services at Congregation Mickve Israel. Our ties with the synagogue go back to the years when First was located on Monterey Square, 1872 – 1927. Volunteers are needed: Wednesday, September 20, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.; Thursday, […]
WORSHIP PREPARATION CLASS FOR FIRST GRADERS BEGINS Each year, First includes first graders in a series of classes to prepare them for worship. An important day for first graders will be Sunday, October 1, World Communion Sunday, on which we recognize each child in worship and present a pewter Jefferson cup to each of these […]
“God of earthquake, wind and fire: tame natural forces that defy control or shock us by their fury. Help us in good times or in calamity, to trust your mercy, which never ends, and your power, which in Jesus Christ stilled storms and raised the dead. Amen.” —from The Worshipbook, PCUSA, 1977 As we watch […]
Rally Day for First Presbyterian is coming up — on September 10th. This is the kickoff event for our 2017-2018 school year. We have events planned throughout the day on that Sunday. We invite you and your family to join us for this celebration. We look forward to seeing you to “Lift High the Cross, […]
Two of the Savannah Voice Festival Concerts will be presented here at First. Voices in Sacred Song will be Thursday, August 17th, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.. This performance will be free. The Festival Finale: Funny@Five will be Saturday, August 26th, 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. Tickets for this even are $58.00 each. For more information, call […]
Salute to Educators First is a church full of teachers who have dedicated their lives to the very high calling of nurturing the hearts and minds of others. Every year we salute our educators and thank them for their education. Make plans to attend the church-wide lunch on Sunday, August 20th at 12:15 p.m. The […]
“A reading church is a growing church.” A suggested book to read this summer is More than Enough: Living Abundantly in a Culture of Excess. The author is Lee Hull Moses, a minister if Greensboro, NC. Everyone is invited to a discussion of the book on Sunday, August 27th at 5:00 p.m. in the Imlay […]
A Church Wide Luncheon will be bidding farewell to the Bennett family who leave for a year-long expedition of the United States. Lisa, Robert, SAra Harper, McKay & Claire will travel from late August 2017 through August 2018.