Our prayer is that you would be blessed and strengthened by the power of Jesus Christ and that you will live a life of abundance in fellowship, joy and liberty. First Presbyterian Church is here for you. It is a fellowship of believers coming together to declare the glory of the Lord and celebrate Jesus as King. We study the Word, practice what we learn and in the process grow together. May God richly bless you!
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April 20, 2014
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Holy Week/Easter Events at First Presbyterian Church (2014)
Good Friday, April 18 – In the sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church located at 100 N. Franklin at 7:00 PM, the choir will present a special Tenebrae worship service based on the Passion readings as found in the Gospel of Matthew. The theme for the service is entitled “The Shadows of the Cross” Tenebrae means “darkness” and seven candles are lit with one extinguished after each Scripture reading followed by a reflective hymn sung by the congregation. There will also be a special anthem offering by the choir. All area residents are invited; for more information please call 442-0541. First Presbyterian Church is located at the corner of 100 N. Franklin and North Streets.
Easter Sunday, April 20 – a) 6:00 AM – Easter Sunrise Service at the Vermilion County Airport – Cloud Nine Building; worshipers are asked to bring lawn chairs for this brief, but special time of worship to begin Easter Sunday. b) Traditional Easter worship and the celebration of the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ at Danville First Presbyterian Church will be at 9:15 AM in the sanctuary on Sunday, April 20. Worship will be followed by an Easter egg hunt for the children and the releasing of butterflies that have been hatched at First Presbyterian Church during the last few weeks. A nursery is available for all regular church activities. For more information, please call 442-0541.
Group Work Camps
Please click on the link above to learn more about the Mission & dedication of the Group Work Camp organization.
If the Lord leads you to help financially with the camp coming to Danville in July, you may do so by choosing it from the drop down donation menu to the bottom of this page