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  tbelton@firstpresfortwayne.org.

Zephur Brass Concert

November 08, 2019

The Zephyr Brass quintet from Purdue University Fort Wayne will perform a variety of music in a 3:00pm Music Series program Sunday, November 10, in our Sanctuary. The group is led by Andrew Lott, Associate Professor of Trumpet. A free-will offering will be taken. Don't miss this opportunity to support young musicians!

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1st Yoga - For Beginners

October 31, 2019

Something new!  Our next session is Monday, November 11, 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 25, January 13 and 27, and February 10 and 24. 

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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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New Mission Project

June 26, 2019

The Faith, Fibers, and Fellowship group is coordinating a mission project to provide up to 100 hat and scarf sets for Everyone a Neighbor Day.  We need crafters to start knitting, crocheting and weaving for January 2020.  You can use any pattern that you like, and can craft at home or with us!  We also have donated hats that need scarves.  New and experienced crafters can join us weekly on Monday evenings 6:30pm – 8:30pm in Room 302.  A log of completed items is…

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