Every Friday FPC sends out an e-newsletter that shares church news and provides information on the upcoming Sunday worship service. If you would like to subscribe, please email  khenderson@firstpresfortwayne.org .

Sunday October 20 at First Presbyterian Church

October 17, 2019

Rev. Dr. Annie Epling will be preaching at 9:00am in McMillen Chapel and 11:00 in the sanctuary on the topic of prayer.  Baptism of infant Justine Hannah Kinder will be in the 11:00 service. This is our monthly Mission Sunday with a Rescue Mission meal and collection of canned items for local emergency food banks. Between services an adult ed class meets in the Parlor, and after the 11:00 service we gather in McKay Hall where Wendell and Mary Cree host a reception marking their 50th…

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1st Yoga - For Beginners

October 16, 2019

Something new!  Our first session is Monday, October 28th, at 7:00pm in the narthex of First Presbyterian, 300 W. Wayne Street by Baptiste Power Yoga of Fort Wayne.  A free-will offering will be accepted and mats will be available for purchase tif you don't have your own. Future class dates are November 11 and 25, January 13 and 27, and February 10 and 24. 

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World Communion Sunday Single Joint Service

October 03, 2019

This Sunday, October 6, we will have a single joint English-Korean worship service at 11:00am in the Theater. The youth confirmation class will be serving Communion.   

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Project 216

September 27, 2019

​Our mission funds are used in many ways throughout the year, including the purchase of rice, soy, dehydrated vegetables, and high-quality vitamin powder. Volunteers will gather in McKay Hall Wednesday, October 9. to package these ingredients for shipment to hungry and malnourished people around the world. Volunteers should arrive by 5:30 for pizza and instructions; packing begins at 6:00. There are signup sheets to volunteer for this event at the table in the Small Dining Room. Please…

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Member Death

September 19, 2019

          Dew obituary

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Johnny Appleseed Festival This Weekend

September 19, 2019

Church volunteers have been busy this week baking 12,000 cookies for the popular Johnny Appleseed Festival September 21-22 near Memorial Coliseum. Stop by our "Cookie Jar" booth (F-7) near the Children's Area. The selection includes chocolate chip, molasses, snickerdoodles, oatmeal. and sugar priced at $5 for 6, or $10 for a baker's dozen.  

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Presbyterian Disaster Assistance

September 05, 2019

Hurricane Dorian made landfall in the Bahamas as a category 5 hurricane on September 1, 2019. Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA) is still monitoring Hurricane Dorian as it affects the Atlantic coast of the U.S. All of us feel great sadness about the damage this hurricane has already caused, the loss of life, destroyed homes and structures, floods and affected vegetation. PDA is currently in communication with one of our partners in the Bahamas, Bahamas Methodist Habitat, as well as U.S.…

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First Presbyterian Church to show powerful documentary addressing gun violence

September 05, 2019

In the wake of mass shootings becoming normal and sales of bulletproof backpacks actually being a thing, First Presbyterian Church is hosting a documentary screening of "Trigger: The Ripple Effect of Gun Violence." Join us on Wednesday, September 11, at 6pm in the First Presbyterian Theater, 300 West Wayne St, for the screening followed by a panel discussion with local influencers and a surviving parent of a young man gunned down. Panelists include Pastor Annie Epling, former FWPD officer and…

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Member Deaths

August 27, 2019

            Lobsiger Obituary             Chapman Obituary               Kindel obituary  

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Intergenerational Mission Programs

July 28, 2019

Join us August 5-7 from 6:00-7:30pm as we focus on missions around the world. Monday our focus will be on Korea, Tuesday Congo, and Wednesday local missions. We will break into 3 groups, adults, youth, and children. We will have guest speakers who will inform us on the areas and ways we can help with missions.   

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