2018 Fall kickoff

fall kickoffWe'll kick off the new church year Sunday, Sept. 9.

Our three-service worship schedule returns:

  • 8:30 am Sanctuary service
  • 10:30 am Rejoice! service in Mullin Life Center
  • 10:30 am Sanctuary service with live streaming

Also, 9:30 am Church School classes for all ages return.

After 10:30 am worship, stay for a fried chicken lunch!


Everyone is invited to enter a dessert competition sponsored by Presbyterian Women. Categories are Million Dollar Cookies, Prettiest Homemade Cake, and Tastiest Pie. Drop off your dessert (and get your contestant number) in the Redhead Hall kitchen.

Lunch activities include a Teddy Bear Clinic sponsored by Pastoral Care: children, bring your special stuffed friend for a checkup!

And stop by Christian Formation’s Photo Booth and snap a selfie to share!

At 6 pm, Youth kickoff the year with a Kickoff Fiesta, Shetler parking deck (please park in the Greene Street lot).

Former pastoral residents to be installed 

Also on Sept. 9: The congregation is invited to former Cynthia Price Pastoral Residents Josh and Lara’s Musser Gritter's installation service at First Presbyterian in Salisbury on September 9 at 4 pm.

Secret Saints

Are you a student starting college (or a boarding school) this fall?

Are you a church member who would like to keep in touch with an out-of-town student, extending our congregation's love and care as the student begins a new phase of life?

If so, Secret Saints is for you. Check it out and sign up (as a student or a Saint) here.

Wednesday dinner

Wednesday dinner returns this fall, and we're changing things up again. 

On first and third Wednesdays, it's potluck night! Bring your favorite covered dish to share and enjoy an eclectic meal comprised of other members' favorite dishes.

On second and fourth Wednesdays we'll take the day off from cooking and have a catered meal.

Dinners return Wednesday, Sept. 5, with a potluck sponsored by our music ministry.