Artist Ministries ART AUCTION A SMASHING SUCCESS! The “Food For Thought” art exhibit raised $1,155 for the Backpack Buddies hunger ministry. A huge thanks to Neel Foster for spearheading the event.
BACKPACK BUDDIES Backpack Buddies is a ministry sponsored by First Presbyterian Church along with other congregations and Second Harvest Food Bank of Coastal Georgia in Savannah. The ministry provides food for school children who might not otherwise have food over the weekend. Each week volunteers stock the food supply for this program at the church. […]
Interfaith Hospitality Network Ministry The Interfaith Hospitality Network of Coastal Georgia was developed to alleviate homelessness among families with children by providing emergency shelter, meals and comprehensive support. Host congregations of all faiths participate. First Presbyterian Church hosts families who stay in the church building for one-week periods. Volunteers provide evening meals, tutoring with children […]
First hosted six international students September 14-16, who are enrolled at Columbia Theological Seminary. They stayed in Imlay House, enjoyed an Old Savannah Trolley tour thanks to Bertha Rogers, visited Tybee Island where they played beach volleyball, and then preached and taught in area Presbyterian churches on Seminary Sunday, September 1
JAIL MINISTRY WITH MEN AND WOMEN L-R Rich Wittish and David Hodge Chatham County Detention Center Since 1988, First Presbyterian Church has sought to comply with Christ’s command to “visit the prisoner” by sending church members to conduct Bible studies with inmates at the Chatham County Detention Center. During weekly, one-hour sessions, FPC […]