The PTT is excited to announce that WE HAVE AN INTERIM PASTOR! Session has approved the choice of Rev. Samuel Pendergrast. The entire team was impressed with Sam since our first interview with him. In addition to his being the Pastor at Rome Presbyterian Church for over 11 years, he […]

New Interim Pastor Hired

Unfortunately, the PTT hit a snag. While we were all set to start interviewing prospective candidates for the Interim position, we learned that none of the candidates whom we had chosen were really available. We learned that only after their names were submitted to the Presbytery. Immediately upon learning this […]

PTT Update

The Pastoral Transition Team met last week and our Chairperson, Patricia Johnson reported that Session had approved our search budget and minimum call package. Numerous PIFs (Pastor Information Forms) have been received from our MIF (Ministry Information Form) postings. After a thorough discussion of qualified candidates, the PTT is ready […]

Pastoral Transition Team Update

Hello Members and Friends, Great news!  We have an awesome Pastoral Transition Team in place as we move forward to calling an Interim Minister. Presbytery has laid out a clear process for us to follow, and with the guidance of two members from the Committee on Ministry, Trisha Johnson and […]

Pastoral Transition Team Formed

We now are able to accept online donations through either the app on your mobile device (iTunes or Google Play), or online through will allow you to donate with your credit card or your bank account, set up automated giving (weekly or monthly), and choose to cover the processing […]

Donate Online

Dear Members and Friends of First Presbyterian, After much prayer and discussion, we have decided to continue with our worship service this Sunday, 3/15.  However, the decision has been made by the Deacons to cancel coffee hour for this week.  We will continue to monitor the situation and evaluate our […]

COVID-19 Response

Your Fellowship Committee hopes that every family will participate and be represented in the new church membership photo directory.  The first step is to sign up for a photo sitting, all of which will take place at the Church on either Monday, April 29 or Tuesday, April 30 between 2:00pm […]

New Church Photo Directory

This Stewardship Campaign Needs to Have an Impact   Our long-time Church Treasurer, Craig Buckhout, delivered some alarming news in his October 31 cover letter for year-to-date giving statements (sent to those who pledged for 2018).  Craig noted that we are projecting a significant operating deficit for the current year.  […]

2019 Stewardship Campaign