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Church News

Catch up on what’s going on around First Pres by reading our weekly worship bulletins, our weekly Church Life (current news and events), or with our bi-monthly newsletters, “The Chimes.”

Office Update

Members of the staff are currently in the office Monday through Thursday, from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. If you wish to speak to a staff member in person,...

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CCL Spring Forward Activities

The Congregational and Community Life Committee is sharing some fun activities for you to "Spring It Forward" each week in April and May. Click...

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First Pres Golf League

The First Pres Golf League is organizing teams for the 2021 season at Palatine Hills Golf Course. May through August, we will have Tuesday evening...

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In Person Worship Update

At the April Session meeting, the Session gave the Worship, Music, and Sacraments Committee the ability to establish when our first in-person,...

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Plant A Seed

Plant A Seed

Families of all ages are invited to join us for a family seed planting open house on Sunday, April 18 anytime between 1:00 -3:00 pm. All decorating...

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Pandemic Reflections

Over the last few months of the pandemic, I’ve had several people reach out to me just wanting to chat about their lives. They don’t want my advice,...

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Pick Up Your Easter Goodie Bag!

Pick Up Your Easter Goodie Bag!

Easter goodie bags will be available beginning on Palm Sunday, March 28, at Door 9 under the portico at the main entrance. Goodie bags will be...

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Pick Up You Palm Branches!

Pick Up You Palm Branches!

Pick up your PALM BRANCHES tomorrow!!!! 🌿 What is Palm Sunday without a palm branch to wave? We are planning to decorate the front steps of our...

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2020 Annual Report

Dear Members of First Pres, Due to the pandemic, our Annual Meeting is going to be held via Zoom on Sunday, February 21st at 11:00am. In order...

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Easter Egg Tree

Our Congregation and Community Life Committee also has created an Easter Egg Tree with beautiful hanging eggs that each have an inspiring note.  The...

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Lent Calendar

Our Congregation and Community Life Committee created a Lent Calendar for you with daily actions, such as praying, meditating, giving, will help...

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