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Here we will discuss church, group, and congregational news and stories.

An anonymous donation of $10,000.00 has been made to our Church Library! A tremendous thank you! Want to spread love, or joy? Want to make someone happy? Share your good news of our wonderful church life! Send your good news to Shelly Parkhurst:...

Cope Network Overdose Prevention

Cope Network Overdose Prevention  & Narcan Training, February 1, in the FPC Dining Room. Designed to increase understanding, reduce stigma, and prevent fatal overdose due to substance use disorder/addiction. Everyone 18 years and up will be eligible for a free...

SAVE THE DATE: Carrie Newcomer in Concert

Carrie Newcomer in Concert Saturday, March 11, 7:00 p.m. in the Kalamazoo First Presbyterian Church Sanctuary Free to all, no reservations necessary "She has a warm spirit, heated intelligence, burning talent. Her voice will power through the room, glinting with...

Matching Fund Opportunity for Pine Island Chapel

A donor who is as committed as we are to the construction of a chapel at our Pine Island Campus has offered a matching grant opportunity. The donor, John Woollam, who already has contributed a significant amount to the project, has offered $20,000 in matching money to...

Community Concerts at First Presbyterian Church

January 17, 2023 | 7:00 p.m. | Free Admission Every season, Kalamazoo Symphony chamber ensembles present a three concert series in partnership with First Presbyterian Church! Concert Program | Danzas de Panama, William Grant Still | Quiet Night, Jamie Wehr | String...

2023 Session Committee Appointments

Thank you, thank you … to Aedin Clements, Evelyn Garner, Wendy King, Louise McCallum, Karen Nellums, Carol Parfitt who recently concluded terms of service as Deacons providing care in many forms for others among our congregation. And thank you to Jill Barnum, Bob...

Condolences to the Family of Bill Sorensen

  It is with sadness that we share Bill Sorensen died and entered life eternal on Wednesday evening, January 4. We hold in loving prayerful support Sherry and his entire family, with all who beheld him dear. A memorial service will be planned sometime in weeks...

Celebrate The Vision (CTV)

Do you love to cook? Would you like to help our Downtown guests by making dinner? We make the process so easy for you, and maybe your friends. Meredith Alspach: mereditha@fpckzoo.org