First Presbyterian Church, Jacksonville, FL

First Presbyterian Church in Jacksonville

Welcome to First Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville, Florida. We hope you will take a few minutes to explore our website and see what we are all about, here in downtown Jacksonville, Florida. Our vision is To Know and Serve Christ.  Our Mission is to make disciples and equip them for ministry.  In everything we do, we make it our aim to point all people and all ministries to Jesus.  New visitors will want to take a moment to read more about our Core Values.  Rev. Robert L. Morris, Jr., the staff and congregation of FPC invite you to join us for weekly worship, special events and/or services throughout the year.


 

 

 Celebrating 175 years of Worship!

FPC-Ornament2Next year, 2015, our church, First Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville will be celebrating its 175th birthday! In honor of this milestone, we have commissioned a commemorative Christmas ornament. Cost of the ornaments is $12.00 each.  They are for sale in Covenant Hall each Sunday following worship or in the church office weekdays. What a wonderful way to remember FPC this year and in the years to come!

 

 First Christmas at First Presbyterian Church

 

First Christmas Cover

Every Sunday Worship – 10:30 AM,

Sermon Series – First Christmas;

Rev. Dr. Robert L. Morris, Jr., Sr. Pastor

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, December 3 at 12:00 noon

Advent Lunch Concert Featuring the Foundation Academy Chorus *

* Advent Concerts are free to attend. The Wednesday Lunches are $8 per person. If you would like to join us for lunch please call the church office at 354-8439, extension 111 or click here to make your reservation.

 

Wednesday December 10 at 12:00 noon

Advent Lunch Concert Featuring the Christ1530mas Organ – Dana Stroud, Organist*

* Advent Concerts are free to attend. The Wednesday Lunches are $8 per person. If you would like to join us for lunch please call the church office at 354-8439, extension 111 or click here to make your reservation.

 

Sunday, December 14 at 10:30 am

Christmas-JoyChristmas Joys V Concert followed by  Family Advent Lunch

Please join us for worship as we enjoy the Chancel Choir of First Presbyterian Church and Orchestra as they present “Christmas Cantata – The Annunciation” by K. Lee Scott. The presentation will conclude with a Living Nativity!  Childcare is provide free of charge.  Following worship there is a Family Advent Lunch down in the Dining Hall.  The catered lunch is $10 per adult and $4 for children age 12 and under. There will be a separate menu for the chidren. Please call the church office at 354-8439, extension 111 or click here to make your reservation.

 

 Wednesday, December 17 at 12:00 noon

 Advent Lunch and Concert Featuring  FPC Instrumental Ensemble*

*  Advent Concerts are free to attend. The Wednesday Lunches are $8 per person. If you would like to join us for lunch please call the church office at 354-8439, extension 111 or click here to make your reservation.

 

Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24

Children’s Bell Service at 5:00 PM

This service is for families with small children. One of the highlights of the service is a spontaneous reenactment of the Christmas Story. After the service, the children are invited to have cupcakes and sing “Happy Birthday” to Jesus in Covenant Hall as the adults enjoy spiced apple cider.

Christmas Eve Carols, Communion and Candles Service 6:00 PMcandlelight

Please be our guest for a traditional worship service of Carols as we hear the story of Jesus’ birth. Communion will be served and the service will  close with candle light.  Free childcare is provided during the service.

 

 

 

 


 

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