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Job Opening

Job Opening

FPC Fernandina Beach is currently seeking applications for a full-time sexton.  The Sexton is responsible for cleaning and maintenance of all ground and building facilities, ensuring church campus is well kept, safe, and secure.  This is a salaried, 40 hours per week position, requiring flexibility for special events such as weddings, funerals, and weekend services. [...]

Jerie Lukefahr-New Pastoral Assistant

Jerie Lukefahr-New Pastoral Assistant

It is with great joy and gratitude to God that I announce to you officially that the Session has approved a plan the Personnel Committee and I have been working on to bring Jerie Lukefahr on our staff to serve as Pastoral Assistant during the interim period. 

Presbyterian Women

Presbyterian Women

The Presbyterian Women of First Pres invite you to check us out between services.  Join one of the circles in our Bible study, “Who is Jesus? What a Difference a Lens Makes.” Circle members may pick up books at this time. They are also available at the first September circle meetings.

Women’s Bible Study

Women’s Bible Study

All women of the church and community are invited to participate in this ecumenical study which will be facilitated by Meg Rensberry. The 8 week study, Believing Jesus, A Journey Through the Book of Acts, by Lisa Harper

Update on the Trou Jaques Haiti Micro  Finance Program

Update on the Trou Jaques Haiti Micro Finance Program

The Outreach Division is pleased to report that $3,065 has been raised for the Trou Jaques Haiti Micro Finance Program, and the funds are on their way to the recipients. This amount should enable the original 6 people to grow their business, and allow at least 8 additional people to join, that have been waiting [...]

Presbyterian Diaster Assistance

Presbyterian Diaster Assistance

PDA Whenever a natural disaster occurs, Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA) responds in a variety of ways. Thanks to shared benevolences and individual donations, people such as flood victims and West Virginia can experience hope and receive help rebuilding their lives. To learn more about PDA, please go to : https://pda.pcusa.org/

Missionary in the House

Missionary in the House

On June 20th at 12:30 pm Cindy Correll, a PCUSA Haiti Mission Co-worker, will present a Global Mission program. The Mission-Outreach Division of our church invites anyone interested to come and hear this vibrant message from Cindy. Contact Terri Cunningham or Diane Watkins, Co-Chairs of the committee, for information. If you are joining in the [...]

Summer Sunday School

Summer Sunday School

All regular Sunday School teachers will be taking the summer off. We will celebrate them on Sunday, May 29th during coffee.  While they are resting and refreshing, would you consider volunteering to shepherd our elementary  or preschool children this summer?

Exciting News from Mission/Evangelism Committee

Exciting News from Mission/Evangelism Committee

First Presbyterian Church has generously supported projects in Haiti for several years. You may remember the Goat Project on the island of La Gonâve or the Christian Light School on mainland Haiti. A micro finance project has also been started in the rural community of Trou Jacques on La Gonâve.

Church Family Retreat

Church Family Retreat

Our annual church family retreat at Camp Montgomery is April 15-17 and that will be here before you know it!  Registration envelopes