...to First Presbyterian Church, serving God from the heart of Sumter, South Carolina. While our church has been in Sumter for almost 200 years, our approach to sharing grace is as fresh and alive as the God we serve.We invite you to join us on this walk of faith; a praise offering for all God has done for us through his Son,
How do you prepare for Christmas? in the midst of the hustle and bustle of the season, we rarely take a time to breathe and ponder how we are to welcome God's son into our midst. This Christmas season we want to invite you to join us at First Presbyterian Church where all are welcome. Come on over as we prepare for Jesus' coming with beautiful music, friendly faces, and a spirit of hope.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4, WORSHIP 10:30 a.m.
Theme: Peace - Mary, the mother of Jesus, prepares the way for Peace.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 11,
A SPECIAL SERVICE OF LESSONS AND CAROLS
10:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
Special Music: The Taylor Strings, orchestra, and other guest musicians will be here! We celebrate the third Sunday of the Christmas Season with scripture readings, songs, and a variety of beautiful choral and instrumental music.
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14,
A SERVICE OF COMFORT AND HOPE, 5:30 p.m.in the Chapel
Meditative service of scripture readings, prayer, and music by Kipper Ackerman on harp. We will light candles in remembrance of our loved ones and reaffirm the hope found int he ove and grace of God,
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 18, WORSHIP 10:30 a.m.
Theme: Love - Joseph prepares the way for love, humility, and grace
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 24,
CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES, 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - Family Service: children of the church will present the Nativity story with Christmas hymns and readings, Communion will be served and the children's schoir will sing.
6:00 p.m. - Traditional candlelight service with special music by the Chancel Choir and soloists. Communion will be served. All are welcome.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 25,
CHRISTMAS DAY SERVICE, 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel
Thursday, 7:00 p.m.
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Saturday, 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, 10:00 a.m.
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