Pentecost Gifts Raise Hope for Children

A gift to the Pentecost Offering is a gift to the future–providing opportunities for young people to forge a deep and lasting faith for a lifetime. Your donations enhance the lives of children and youth in our local community and support related ministries of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Last year FPC’s 40% share was given to children’s programs at Friendly House and Faithful Friends. Contributions can be made online or mailed to the church office. [...]

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Coronavirus Season Update – May

Dear friends, During these days amid all the changes and challenges they are holding, First Presbyterian is continuing to connect with our congregation, church friends, and those exploring our website. While apart, we are still the church.  With God and with each other, we are not alone. As this time of sheltering at home has continued, people are seeking things to sustain their soul.  Hoping you’ll stream our Sunday worship services at 10:30 am, or look at the Virtual Vespers services, quiet times of reflecting on faith and spirit.  You’ll also find here children’s sermons and creative resources for families at home with children. Many church groups are continuing to meet by Zoom, and there is a Zoom coffee hour after worship each Sunday.  The Sunday Scripture study class is meeting by Zoom at 9 am on Sundays, as a [...]

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Virtual Adult Ed: A Pilgrimage Story with the Resleys

Camino de Santiago

First Presbyterian members Bill and Deborah Resley will speak about their pilgrimage on the Camino de Santiago in Spain on Sunday, May 17th after the live streamed worship service at 12:30 pm via Zoom. For more than 1,000 years, pilgrims have followed “The Way” across Europe to the tomb of Saint James, the apostle. Join in virtually to hear their story and participate in a discussion about the role of pilgrimage practices in the Christian life. The Zoom link is (https://zoom.us/j/94657006493) and the Meeting ID is 946-5700-6493. [...]

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Supporting Alder House!

Alder House

During this season that has put pressure on many, our church has been supporting our neighbors at Alder House. The church has been working with our mission partner, the Northeast Emergency Food Bank to provide extra food and other essential items. To help, please email Pastor Brenna (infodesk@firstpresportland.org) [...]

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Every Sunday at 10:30am

First Presbyterian Church
1200 SW Alder Street
Portland, Oregon 97205

Tel: (503) 228-7331