2019 Scholarships


Applications for academic scholarships will be mailed out to those high school seniors who are listed on our membership rolls. Scholarships are made available by generous donations to students who:

  • Are members of this church.
  • Have demonstrated a commitment to the church.
  • Have completed high school with average grades or above.
  • Will enroll in an accredited college or university.

Students enrolling in a technical college, adult students enrolling with either part-time or full-time status and students who are in their first, second, third, or fourth year of undergraduate education may also apply. If you are, or know of, a person who fits these qualifications, but will not receive a mailed scholarship application as a graduating high school senior, please contact the church office for an application. Applications are also available in the church office.   

Application deadline for all the scholarships is April 15th, 2019. Application may be mailed to the church office. Applicants may be called for an interview at a time to be determined by the Scholarship Committee.

Church School Registration

Welcome to another exciting faith-filled year of Church School at First Presbyterian Church.  Kick-Off Sunday, the first day of Church School, will be held on September 9th from 9:15-10:15am in the Fellowship Hall. read on

Synod School 2016

Synod School 2016, an annual midsummer ministry of the Synod of Lakes and Prairies of the Presbyterian Church (USA), takes place July 24 to 29, 2016 at Buena Vista University, Storm Lake, IA. read on

Lenten Study

Lenten Study –   Wednesday Evening, February 10 – 7:30 – 8:30pm

Wednesday Evenings,  February 17 –  March 16 from  7:00 –  8:00pm

On Wednesday evenings over the course of Lent we will be studying the power of prayer and opening ourselves to being changed through the practice of prayer. This study will assist us to make prayer a powerful part of our lives.  We will use Richard J. Foster “Prayer: Finding the Heart’s True Home” which will be available through the church for $21.00 / copy. (Hardbound Edition).

02/10/2016 An Invitation to Prayer Class will be from 7:30 – 8:30 following the Ash Wednesday Service.  We will begin to examine the power of prayer in our lives.
02/17/2016 Moving Inward: Seeking the Transformation We Need We will look at the inner work of opening our hearts to God (a process of discovery)
02/24/2016 Moving Inward: Moving Towards Covenant We will look at the process of allowing God to show us our hearts and open us to covenantal  living.
03/02/2016 Moving Upward:  Seeking the Intimacy We Need We will explore prayer as a means of encountering God’s presence more fully.
03/09/2016 Moving Outward: Seeking the Ministry We Need We will understand the power of intercessory prayer and prayers of petition.
03/16/2016 Moving Outward: Healing and Transforming the World. We will encounter the power of prayer to heal and to call us to action in order to be a part of healing work.




Tuesday Morning Bible Study

Tuesday mornings at 10:30 till noon.  We are currently studying The Gospel According to Matthew, chapters sixteen through the end.  We are using “Matthew for Everyone: part 2, Chapters 16-28” by N.T. Wright.

This bible study is a time for fellowship and conversation, study, and reflection. There are a wide variety of points of view and perspectives. We enjoy having a chance to learn and grow together.  The class is led by Pastor Jack.

Click HERE to download the schedule.

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