McPherson Lectureship—February 26, 2017

  THEME: God and Enjoyment of the  World Guest Lecturer: Dr. Miroslav Volf Dr. Miroslav Volf is the Henry B. Wright Professor of Theology at Yale Divinity School and the Founder and Director of the Yale Center for Faith and Culture. His most recent book is Flourishing: Why We Need Religion in a Globalized World.

FPC receives Plaque of Gratitude

Michael Becketts, Durham County Department of Social Services director, attended a recent meeting at First Presbyterian Church’s Service and Mission Committee to thank them for their generous donations to the agency.  Their donations to DSS have aided 211 families in Durham in various agency programs.  These funds are utilized after all governmental funds per agency

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The overall theme for Sunday School is “Go . . . make disciples.” Classes are offered for infants through adult.  Click here to read about class offerings.

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McPherson Lectureship—February 26, 2017

McPherson Lectureship—February 26, 2017

 

THEME: God and Enjoyment of the  World

Guest Lecturer: Dr. Miroslav Volf

Dr. Miroslav Volf is the Henry B. Wright Professor of Theology at Yale Divinity School and the Founder and Director of the Yale Center for Faith and Culture. His most recent book is Flourishing: Why We Need Religion in a Globalized World.

Sunday, February 26
9:45 a.m. Adult Sunday School (at FPC, in Watts-Hill Hall) “Joy, Desire and Responsibility”

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11:00 a.m. Worship (FPC sanctuary) Redemption of Touch(Text: Luke 7:36-50)

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6:00 p.m. Presentation at Duke Divinity School, Durham “What Will Save the World? Flourishing in a World We Cannot Save” – Gathering begins at 5:30 p.m. with a reception in the Alumni Memorial Common Room)

All events are free and open to the public.  For more information, contact the church office: 919-682-5511 or send an email inquiry to: info@firstpres-durham.org

FPC receives Plaque of Gratitude

FPC receives Plaque of Gratitude

Michael Becketts, Durham County Department of Social Services director, attended a recent meeting at First Presbyterian Church’s Service and Mission Committee to thank them for their generous donations to the agency.  Their donations to DSS have aided 211 families in Durham in various agency programs.  These funds are utilized after all governmental funds per agency programs have been exhausted, and targeted for those families who still have a need, as these fund are available. (Pictured left to right: Marilyn Hedgpeth, associate pastor; Mindy Douglas, pastor; Michael Becketts, Durham County DSS director; Marie Sappenfield, member of the Service and Mission Committee.)

SUNDAY SCHOOL OFFERINGS FALL 2016 – Spring 2017

SUNDAY SCHOOL OFFERINGS FALL 2016 – Spring 2017

The overall theme for Sunday School is “Go . . . make disciples.” Classes are offered for infants through adult.  Click here to read about class offerings.