Why Religious Arts?

We offer Religious Arts... to celebrate the gift of our lives through music, visual arts and theater...to examine how and why we behave as we do...and to help us see past our earthly human lives and glimpse the Eternal.

Current Gallery Exhibition

Roanoke artist Ruth Koomler is featured with her encaustic art, created with beeswax and darmar resin.

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Upcoming Music Event

Smooth Edge 2...the popular local a cappella vocal jazz group...presents a holiday show Monday, December 10, at 7:00pm. A free-will offering will be taken.

See all upcoming concerts

Current Theater Show

"The Doctor's Dilemma" - Shaw's hilarious comedy runs weekends October 4 - 20..

See all upcoming shows
Mission Statement
Art and religion share many common attributes. The Religious arts are grounded in the belief that both the arts and religion are manifestations of the same creative spirit, deeply rooted in the human soul. Read our mission statement
Did You Know?

The Permanent Collection consists of a number of original works of art and artifacts owned by First Presbyterian. Many are displayed in various rooms and hallways of the church.

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October 4th Theater: "Shaw Out Loud" - The Doctor's Dilemma
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October 18th Presby Day
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October 25th Everyone a Neighbor Day
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October 28th Lunch & Learn About First