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
- Are members of
- 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.
Sundays 9:15am in the Parlor read on
Family and Youth Camp Opportunities
Do you want to go to summer camp? read on
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, 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 – 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).
||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.
||Moving Inward: Seeking the Transformation We Need
||We will look at the inner work of opening our hearts to God (a process of discovery)
||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.
||Moving Upward: Seeking the Intimacy We Need
||We will explore prayer as a means of encountering God’s presence more fully.
||Moving Outward: Seeking the Ministry We Need
||We will understand the power of intercessory prayer and prayers of petition.
||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.
Happy Birthday Jesus Party Sunday December 6th read on
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.
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Growing in Faith @ Home
Thursday June 11 5pm Meal 6pm Workshop read on