Adult Christian Formation

The understanding of God’s grace in our lives and the fellowship that occurs through this exploration is daily source of inspiration for many of us. At First Presbyterian Church, our members are active in this pursuit of understanding. We gather at 9:30 am on Sundays for studies and classes, and we have groups that meeting during the week for study and to spend time together.

Church School

Visit our Church School page for details on current studies in all Sunday classes.

Lamentations

DollyThis new monthly spiritual support group is for members who have experienced the death of a loved one in the past two years meets at 11 am in the Blair Hagan Room, led by Rev. Dolly Jacobs. The group continues July 26 and Aug. 23.

Church School classes

Visit our Church School page for details on current studies in all Sunday classes.

Adult Music Groups

First Presbyterian offers many musical opportunities for adults, including Chancel Choir, Rejoice! Ensemble, and two Handbell Choirs. Visit our music page for more information and to register.

Especially for young adults

Gather

Cynthia Price Pastoral Residents Josh and Lara Musser Gritter lead an inclusive family of young adults which gathers to learn, grow, and serve as we try to live faithfully into the gospel. The group welcomes new members to its 9:30 am class each Sunday in Memorial 303, two floors up from Memorial Chapel.

UKirk Greensboro

UKirk Greensboro invites First Presbyterians to monthly worship, the first Tuesday of each month, 7 pm at the Holderness Presbyterian House, 409 S. Mendenhall St., near UNCG. UKirk connects young adults and college students with local congregations including ours. More information is available at ukirkgso.org.

 

Current studies

Spiritual practices devotional

Sabbath is just the first of our spiritual practices for summer. Pick up a copy at church or access it online. Each weekly devotional from Memorial Day through Labor Day will focus on a different spiritual practice.

Continuing Studies/Groups

Monday Morning GIFT (Growing in Faith Together)

This GIFT group is for women with preschool and elementary-age children. Child care is provided with a reservation. Join us at 9:15 am each Monday in Cannon's Solarium, Welcome Center.

Monday Evening GIFT (Growing in Faith Together)

This GIFT group is for women ages 20s-30s. It meets in members' homes. Contact Aimee Scotton at 854-7770.

Currie Library Book Clubs

Currie Library has two book clubs that meet monthly between September and May. One group meets on second Mondays (except December) at 10:30 a.m., and the other meets on second Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m. See our 2017-18 reading selections!

Presbyterian Women Luncheons

Second Monday of each month between September and May, noon in Mullin Life Center, featuring an engaging guest speaker. Contact Rachel Sommers, 336-478-4722 or rsommers@fpcgreensboro.org, for more information about Presbyterian Women.

Presbyterian Women Circles

All women are invited to join a Presbyterian Women Circle. Circles meet at various times to accommodate as many people's schedules as possible. Contact Rachel Sommers, 336-478-4722 or rsommers@fpcgreensboro.org, for more information about circles or check our calendar for this month's meetings.

Wednesday Morning Men’s Fellowship Group

On Wednesday mornings, a men’s group meets at 7:30 am in Blair Hagan (Memorial 100). Contact Wil Courter to learn more.

Community Service Group

These ladies meet for fellowship and a devotional while hand-crafting blankets, lap robes and more items that are distributed every year to people in need in our community and beyond, 10 am on Wednesdays in the Garden Room, Smith 124. Contact: B.J. Williams, 336-288-8601, Hannah Britt, 336-288-9289, or Nancy Jewson, Well-Spring coordinator, 336-288-0333. During the summer, the group meets once a month.

Almanah Get-Together

Almanah, the newly organized group for widows at FPC, meets at a restaurant for lunch or dinner occasionally, so if you are looking for fun and fellowship, you are welcome to join us. Contact Becky Peters, becky_p@bellsouth.net, for information about upcoming events.