In This Edition: Week of September 21-September 27, 2023
8:30 & 11:00am Traditional Worship - Sanctuary
10:45am Ignite Worship - Worship & Arts Center
8:30 & 11:00am Worship
10:45am Ignite Worship
Mr. Shapoor AhmadiMissions Weekend
8:30am Nursery9:30am Children's Sunday School9:30am Student Life Groups9:45am Adult Life Groups10:30am Kids Church
Congregational Care Director, Tammy Burkhalter: Call 864.565.0943 for emergencies, upcoming surgeries, or hospital information.
Prayer Appointments: To schedule a confidential appointment with our Healing Prayer Team Members, call 864.565.0960.
Prayer Requests: For general prayer requests, call 864.565.0970.
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Please save the date for next year’s Vacation Bible School,
Day Missions, and Music Camp: June 10-13. Watch for
details coming next spring.
There is still room to join us for Getting to Know Dementia, an educational series for caregivers, friends, and family members that meets on Wednesday nights, 6:15–7:15pm in Room B301. Learn about the various symptoms of dementia and practical ways to love, help, and support a person living with brain change in a positive and respectful way. Please contact Leslie Warner for more information at 864.565.0966.
Our next Art & Faith Lunch is Friday, October 6, at
12:00pm in the Formal Dining Room. Our speaker, Chelsea
LaCourse, is a professional singer and music educator who
holds a Bachelor of Arts in Vocal Performance. Chelsea
teaches private voice lessons and coachings, and also works
as a teaching artist and music director at South Carolina
Save the date for our next Creative Session on Thursday,
October 12, at 12:00pm in the Formal Dining Room.
Writers are encouraged to bring something they have
recently written, are working on, or have been inspired to
share with the group. Bring your own lunch!
The Lenz Gallery will present Mysterion: Works by Makoto
Fujimura beginning November 13. Fujimara is a leading
contemporary artist whose work has been featured in
galleries and museums around the world, including The
Museum of Contemporary Art in Tokyo.
FPC will welcome Matthew West with Micah Tyler for the upcoming My Story Your Glory Fall 2023 Tour on Monday, October 30, at 7:00pm in the Worship & Arts Center. Matthew West, renowned for his impressive songwriting abilities with hits like “The God Who Stays,” “Truth Be Told,” and “Hello My Name Is,” will bring his latest album “My Story, Your Glory” to life with a performance that will inspire. Tickets are now on sale on our website. Mark your calendars, gather your friends, and get ready to experience faith and fun like never before. Tickets are now on sale here.
First Presbyterian Academy invites families from both
campuses (Downtown and Shannon Forest) to our Fall
Fest! Join us for a night of fall festivities on Friday, October
27, beginning at 5:30pm on the Shannon Forest Campus.
We are kicking off Missions Conference Weekend with an FPC parking lot fiesta, “Roots & Rhythms,” Friday, September 22, at 6:00pm. There will be food trucks, dance troupe performances, face painting, and balloon artists. The concert will be free to local Hispanic Churches with a performance by our DR partners, Revelación Maranatha, beginning at 7:30pm. A limited number of concert tickets are available to the congregation for only $5. Visit this link to purchase. Come out and enjoy fellowship next Friday evening!
On Thursday, October 26, at 7:00pm, the Ignite Worship Team will host a Night of Worship at the Worship & Arts Center. It will feature songs from the latest Ignite Worship album, Known, as well as familiar songs from other artists. We will also be filming and recording the concert, for later release as a live album along with video clips. Thank you in advance for being an active participant during this event! Nursery up to age 3 will be provided, so bring your family, invite your friends, and join us. Visit this link for more information.
As a part of our Missions Weekend, FPC is partnering with
The Outreach Foundation to raise funds for Individual
First Aid Kits (IFAKs), the most requested items of soldiers
fighting in Ukraine. Soldiers who receive these kits have
an increased survivability rate nearing 90 percent over
those who do not. Each new kit costs $90. Your gift of
any amount will help save lives. Write checks to FPC and
earmark your gift “Ukraine.”
Join us for upcoming 2024 Mission trips with First Pres!
We will be taking groups to the Dominican Republic
(medical) in the winter, Egypt (medical) in the spring,
Liverpool, England (young adults) in the summer, and
Richmond/Harrisonburg, VA (all ages and families) in
the summer. For more information, contact Joy Sturgis at firstname.lastname@example.org or 864.423.6798.
Beginning Sunday, October 1, at 4:00pm, you are invited to join the Christmas Choir to prepare for the Christmas @First concerts on December 9-10. Regular Christmas Choir rehearsals will be held at 4:00pm on Sundays in October and November. Contact Susan at email@example.com for further details.
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