Adult Ministry

Young Families Fellowship Group

The group plans to enjoy the thrill of a FireAntz hockey game at the Crown on Sunday, March 12th, at 4 p.m. Childcare will be provided at the church. Limited box seat tickets are available and parking passes will be provided. Registration for his event is over. Please contact Britany or Jonathan for more information.

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Questors G.I.F.T. Class Parenting 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.
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Dr. Donna Fowler-Marchant Tapestry 2.0
Dr. Mike Garrett Room 405 On summer hiatus.
The Rev. Jonathan West Activity Room On summer hiatus.
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 summer 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.

Men’s Basketball @ Fellowship Building
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Basketball night offers exercise, competition, and fellowship for the men of the church

Teacher and Volunteer Training @ Activity Room
Aug 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Children’s Ministry is looking for volunteers and this will be the initial training session, accompanied by a dinner served in the Activity Room. The Children’s Ministry has many needs from teaching, substituting, and special occasions, to doing things behind the scenes during the week.

The 40 Under 40 Dinner & Forum @ Activity Room of First Presbyterian Church
Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church is inviting the individuals named to the Fayetteville Observer’s 40 Under 40 list to dinner. As a downtown church, we have pledged to serve our city as you have and in order to better accomplish that goal, we need to understand the people we serve. So we want your help. Join us for dinner and be part of our focus group. Feel free to come early at 5:30 p.m. to socialize. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m., followed by the focus group. We promise to have you out of here by 8 p.m.

As a member of the 40 Under 40, please RSVP by clicking here.

Young Families Buffalo Lake Trip @ Buffalo Lake North Carolina
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Young Families/Young Adults Fellowship Group is heading for Buffalo Lake. We’ll be grilling out, so sign up for the trip and tell us what you’ll be contributing to the meal. The church will provide the hot dogs, hamburgers, buns, condiments and paper products. You bring the rest.

Sign up here.

All-Presbytery All-Guys Overnight Event @ Reservoir International Training Facility
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – Aug 27 @ 10:30 am
Jonathan West will be attending and our own David’s Mighty Men will be serving up a meal for this presbytery event outside of Raeford. Anyone who is interested in this event can contact the presbytery office in Elizabethtown and Erin Wehrmeister at

For the complete flier, along with attached forms for registration, click here.

Worship @ The Chapel
Aug 27 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Regular worship at 8:30 a.m. is in the First Church Chapel. Sometimes special events may move this service to the Sanctuary where more seating is available. Note that Communion is offered (generally) at this service during the first Sunday of every month.

Sunday School Classes @ Various classrooms
Aug 27 @ 9:45 am – 10:40 am

First Presbyterian Church offers nursery services and classes for every age group, from toddlers and teenagers to adults. For more on our classes, please click on the appropriate ministry sections at to see what’s available. The sections for Sunday School are:

Adult Ministry

Youth Ministry

Children’s Ministry

Sunday Session Meeting @ Parlor
Aug 27 @ 10:40 am – 10:55 am

The church elders meet on a weekly basis every Sunday morning.

Worship @ The Sanctuary
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Regular worship at 11 a.m. is in the First Church Sanctuary. Note that Communion is offered the first Sunday (generally) of the month four times a year in the Sanctuary at the 11 a.m. service.

First School CPR Training @ Activity Room
Aug 28 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

First School teachers will undergo training in CPR prior to the school year.






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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