Ministries

OUR MINISTRIES

Please contact the church office if you're interested in volunteering or being a part of a committee.


Presbyterian Women

Presbyterian Women Purpose

Forgiven and freed by God in Jesus Christ, and empowered by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves

  • to nurture our faith through prayer and Bible study,
  • to support the mission of the church worldwide,
  • to work for justice and peace,
  • and to build an inclusive, caring community of women that strengthens the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and witnesses to the promise of God's kingdom.

Men of the Church

Men of the Church hosts several events throughout the year. Events will be featured in the newsletter, bulletin, and calendar.

Children’s Ministries & Youth Ministries

5:15 - 6:00pm meal / 6:00 - 7:00pm program

Wednesday Night Live at First Presbyterian

Our children & youth enjoy multiple activities throughout the year. They are active in fundraising for trips to Camp Hopewell & Montreat. They have a yearly Souper Bowl Party where they collect soup & donations for our local food pantry, Helping Hands.

 

Wednesday Night Live Classes

5:15 - 6:00pm meal / 6:00 - 7:00pm program

Pre-School Promises (2K - 5K) - Room 208

Elementary (1st - 5th) - Room 206

Youth (6th - 12th) - Room 112

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DSUKirk

Thursdays at 6:30pm

The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Campus Ministry at Delta State meets at the home of John and Traci Alvarez. DSUKirk seeks to build and equip Christian community amongst the students of DSU through worship, bible study, service, and fun. Contact the church office for directions or further information.

Wee Kirk

Sunday Morning Worship

(2K - 5K) After the time for Young Disciples during worship, the wee ones gather for a time of learning and worship geared for their specific developmental and spiritual needs.

Sunday School 9:45 am

Nursery

We strive to love and nurture our smallest blessings in a safe, clean environment.

Earliest Childhood (2K - 3K)

Uses Wee Believe Bible lessons- which explore Genesis, 1&2 Samuel, and the life of Jesus throughout the church year. Led by Tracy Alvarez, Teresa Reed, and Karla Brislin.

Early Childhood (4K - 5K)

Uses Whirl Bible lessons which follow the Revised Common Lectionary throughout the seasons of the church year. Led by Lucy Capocaccia, Beth Davis, Mitch Field, and Pam Field.

Lower Elementary (1st & 2nd) 

Explores Bible stories. Led by Mary Kirk, Martha Chrestman, and Stacie Harris.

Upper Elementary (3rd - 5th)

Uses Whirl Bible lessons which follow the Revised Common Lectionary throughout the seasons of the church year as well as various other projects and even Bible based computer games! Led by Desira Warrington, Lucy Janoush, and Mary Taylor Jackson. 

Middle School / High School (6th - 12th)

Uses Echo the Story: The Art of Bible Storytelling - an imaginative Bible study using storytelling, creative reflection, and dialogue. Led by Heather Sledge, David Walt, and Hugh Smith. 

Adult Classes

Fellowship Class 

Led by the Rev. McLaughlin. This is a discussion based group exploring various Christian practices using Animate: Practices.

Westminster Class

Led by Bob Reed. This is a weekly bible study.

Sojourner’s Class

Led by Lawrence Murphy. This group is a weekly bible study using Feasting on the Word which follows the Revised Common Lectionary. 

Parlor Class

The group follows The Present Word and Encounter weekly Bible studies.

Special Classes

Apostle Class

Wednesdays at 6pm.  Led by the Rev. Michael McLaughlin. The current study is Philippians and Galatians.

Thursdays Together

3rd Thursdays at 10am in the Parlor.

Voyagers

Meets 3rd Thursdays for lunch following Thursdays Together and at various times throughout the year for local and regional trips. 

Kickball

Meets intermittently throughout the year. Contact the church office to be notified or sign up for our newsletter.

Book Club

Meets intermittently throughout the year. Contact the church office to be notified or sign up for our newsletter.

Supper Club

Meets intermittently throughout the year. Contact the church office to be notified or sign up for our newsletter.

Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts

Cub Scouts / Mondays at 5:30 - 6:30pm in the Fellowship Hall

Boy Scouts / Mondays at 6:30 - 7:30pm in the Fellowship Hall