Adult Ministry


Sunday1 Open Bible


This new group for mothers is being organized by Kerri Napoli. For more on the group, click here.

Questors G.I.F.T. Class The Wired Word
 Questors Class Room 203 The class considers the sermon and Scripture of the day. Led by Dr. Mike Garrett.
 G.I.F.T. Class Activity Room “Growing in Faith Together”: Bible study, discussion. With Herb Bryan.
 Parenting Class Room 209 This class is taking a break and may or may not return after Labor Day 2017.
 Wired Word Room 405 Scripture, commentary unravel the headlines of the day. Led by Bill McFadyen.
 Fellowship Class The Chapel Uniform Bible lesson. Class of energetic and caring Grand Adults age 50 and older.
 Covenant Class Room 416 Uniform Bible lesson. Class of caring singles and couples age 55 and older.
 Calvin Class Rankin Building Uniform Bible lesson. Men in fellowship, serving God & the community.
 Friendship Class Room 413 The class  begins a study of the “Life of the Apostles” – what were their backgrounds, families, challenges, service, and as much as can be uncovered about their remaining days. Study books are available.
Dr. Mike Garrett Dr. Mike Garrett (part 2)
Dr. Donna Fowler-Marchant
Dr. Mike Garrett Activity Room & Room 405 For the first six weeks of Wednesday Together, Dr. Garrett will be leading an exploration of “All the Places to Go…” Beginning in November, the class will shift to Room 405 and take up “Christmas with Isaiah: Studying the Promise of the Messiah.”
Dr. Donna Fowler-Marchant Room 416 Donna’s Wednesday evening class will read Wrestling with Grace: A Spirituality for the Rough Edges of Daily Life by Robert Morris. Since the book is out of print, participants should get a copy for themselves this summer. The Goodreads website is a great place to shop for this book.
Tapestry 2.0/Kelly Sherrill Room 413 On hiatus.

Making Connections and Building Bridges…

To participate and go directly to the the questionnaire, click here.
Are you seeking…

…a chess opponent?  …a hiking pal? …a fishing buddy? …a cooking helper?

We’re connecting individuals and families with similar interests, to spend time together. Meet for dinner, share activities, and otherwise get to know each other better.

There is no age requirement or specific time commitment. Care will be taken in matching individuals and families.

If you have questions or interest in the program please contact the church at! Click here to begin the questionnaire.

First School Staff Christmas Party @ Activity Room
Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
SALT Reading Group @ Room 413
Dec 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm


The group will take up “Why?” by Adam Hamilton. Hamilton is a prolific writer an pastor to one of the largest United Methodist congregations in the world. This book tries to make sense of God’s will. When the ground shakes, when flood waters rise, when children suffer, where is God? For more information on “Why?,” including purchase options, click here.

Contact Dr Fowler-Marchant ( for information.



Millennial Ringers @ Handbell Room
Dec 13 @ 4:45 pm – 5:30 pm

New group of ringers will perform in December.

Wednesday Together Meal @ Fellowship Building
Dec 13 @ 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm
The Wednesday Together meal begins serving at 5:15 p.m. This schedule will begin with the October 11th meal. The meal for October 4th will be served at 5:30 p.m.

The Food Service Committee is making plans for the new Wednesday Together season. Please see the Wednesday Together meals page for a more detailed schedule.

Celebration Choir rehearsal @ Music Suite/Choir Room
Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Children’s Christmas Musical @ The Sanctuary
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

The children of the church present the congregation with their annual Christmas show. No Wednesday Together classes will be held today. Details of the musical attraction will be coming soon.

Tapestry @ Activity Room
Dec 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Tapestry is the women’s Bible study and takes on a number of different projects in the course of its Thursday discussions, from formal studies to examinations of published books. Click here for the current study.

First School Christmas Program @ Chapel
Dec 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

Everyone is invited to the preschool’s annual Christmas program.

First Chapter Book Club @ Home of Dianne MacIlwinen
Dec 14 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

This is the circle’s Christmas event.

First School Christmas Program @ Chapel
Dec 15 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm

Everyone is invited to the preschool’s annual Christmas program.






WE WELCOME you to become a part of this great church in Fayetteville, North Carolina. If you are new to this community, or you do not have a church home, the doors of First Presbyterian Church are open. If you would like to have one of our pastors or staff people contact you concerning membership, you may call the church office (483-0121).

First Presbyterian Church
P.O. Box 569 (102 Ann St.), Fayetteville, NC, 28302

Phone: 910-483-0121, Fax: 910-483-3975
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