FPCL’s Community Dinner Provides Some Holiday Cheer

FPCL’s Community Dinner Provides Some Holiday Cheer

Despite the cold temperatures and the day being moved to a Monday, the December Community Dinner was well attended with approximately 60 guests.  The menu of  Christmas casserole, orange cranberry salad and a tossed green salad received rave reviews from those that attended.   It has become a December favorite for many years now.  Comments included […]

FPCL Thanksgiving 2019 “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in” – Matthew 25:35 (NIV)

FPCL Thanksgiving 2019 “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in” – Matthew 25:35 (NIV)

Every year First Pres provides a full meal on Thanksgiving to those in our community.   Volunteers pack a full meal in a sack, and other volunteers deliver the meals directly to shut-ins, home-bound, or others in our community who are unable to leave their home. This year we cooked 375 pounds of turkey, had 82 […]

Kirkin’ o’ the Tartans – Celebrating Scottish History

Kirkin’ o’ the Tartans – Celebrating Scottish History

John Knox, a former Roman Catholic priest from Scotland who studied with Calvin in Geneva, Switzerland, took Calvin’s teachings back to Scotland and led the Scottish Reformation of 1560.  As a result, the Church of Scotland embraced Reformed theology and presbyterian polity.  On Sunday, November 17th, First Presbyterian took a moment to celebrate our church’s […]

October Community Dinner Diners Brave the Cold for Homemade Chili

October Community Dinner Diners Brave the Cold for Homemade Chili

The October community dinner was Fall themed but the weather outside was more like winter. Approximately 25 folks braved the blowing snow, slick roads and cold temperatures. It was only  9* at 6pm when the dinner began. Guests were treated to a wonderful homemade chili with all the yummy fixings- cheese, onions, jalapeno slices and  tortilla chips. Also on […]