At the Session meeting on Tuesday, July 27, the Session learned and discussed the latest CDC guidelines concerning COVID that had come out that day. In the past, the Session has discussed and followed CDC guidelines concerning this virus. Based on the new guidelines, the Session made the decision to implement for a period of time these actions. Please pay close attention to the wording and the requests. We are not shutting down worship services, nor doing away with all gatherings. We are asking that the following Session actions be followed. Those who are not comfortable with large gatherings for any reason are reminded that our service is available at the church Face Book site. Rad more for the CDC statement of July 25 and the Session's response:.
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The FPC Nominating Team has begun our work of preparing to nominate Elders and Deacons for the Class of 2022. We met as a team with Pastor Greg leading us through Scripture and Spiritual Training to prepare our hearts and minds for the task ahead. He also shared the ECO Constitution and FPC Constitution.
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The full worship service is broadcast live on Sunday mornings at 10:30 am. Watch Livestream on FaceBook or listen on BlogTalk Radio. If you don't have internet, you may call in at 10:30am to 516-418-5703. Archived sermons can be accessed under Messages on this website.
Our church has formally been in transition now for six months under Pastor Greg's leadership. In this time, the Session has met many, many times, including formulating a new arrangement of organizing how we address the needs of our church, always moving forward Scripturally. One of the teams, the Vision/Blue Sky Team, is addressing God's plan for FPC. Our denomination, A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians (ECO,) encourages congregations when between permanent Pastors to enter into a transitional period.
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Men! Join us for a men's Bible study Wednesday nights at 7 p.m. with our Bible teacher, Joe Zelenka, (former JAGS "long snapper".) We meet at Panera's on Southside and Bay Meadows. It's a great time of food, fellowship, and study!
Join us for a new Bible study following the First Presbyterian Church morning worship in the Sanctuary: "Next Hour with Michael Nelson." It's a great discipleship opportunity. ALL WELCOME!!
First Presbyterian appreciates to those who serve... military, first responders and law enforcement.
FPC has a phone app!!! Connect and stay up-to-date with First Presbyterian from the palm of your hand. Search Play Store or App store for "First Presbyterian Church JAX", then find our Red Door icon to install. Easily access live-stream services, up-to-date announcements, church calendar, Bible devotions, sermon videos, and secure giving.