Posts from August 2017

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Friday, August 24th

by Rev. Tasha Blackburn

Dear Church family, This morning the church’s custodian Curtis Mitchell walked in my office and told me this story. He said: “A man in my church asked me a couple of weeks ago, ‘What would you have tomorrow if all you had was what you’d given thanks for today?’ Well,” said Curtis, “I thought about […]

Friday, August 18th

by Rev. Phillip Blackburn

“‘Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.‘Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. ‘Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. ‘Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. ‘Blessed are the merciful, for they will receive mercy. […]

Friday, August 11th

by Rev. Tasha Blackburn

Dear Church family, We are continuing our study of the Letter to the Philippians in church this weekend. This letter from Paul offers some of the most well-known and beloved quotes from all of Scripture. Here is one from chapter 2: “If then there is any encouragement in Christ, any consolation from love, any sharing […]

Friday, August 4th

by Rev. Tasha Blackburn

Dear Church family, First Presbyterian has hosted 65 children at Vacation Bible School this week! Yes, it has been as noisy and busy as you are imagining. [NOTE: If you would like to see some fun pictures from the week, there will be a slideshow running in the Parlor all Sunday morning for any who […]