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Kirkin’ o’ the Tartans – Celebrating Scottish History

Kirkin’ o’ the Tartans – Celebrating Scottish History

Nov 17, 2019

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 […]

November Parent’s Night Out:  Duck-Duck-Chicken Nugget!

November Parent’s Night Out: Duck-Duck-Chicken Nugget!

Nov 5, 2019

On November 1st First Presbyterian Church of Littleton hosted a fun Parents Night Out for our FPCL families and families within the community! We created Veterans “Thank You” artwork, made our own SLIME, played the silliest game of Duck-Duck-Goose you can image, and watched a classic Thanksgiving movie, A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving! Thank you to […]

August Parent’s Night Out:  On your marks. Get set. GO!

August Parent’s Night Out: On your marks. Get set. GO!

Nov 5, 2019

Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers and children that attended First Presbyterian Church of Littleton’s Parents Night Out on August 23rd!  We had a gorgeous late-summer evening for kids enjoy a good time full of laughter as they challenged their speed and agility on an adventurous obstacle course on the church lawn, played fun […]

October Community Dinner Diners Brave the Cold for Homemade Chili

October Community Dinner Diners Brave the Cold for Homemade Chili

Nov 3, 2019

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 […]

It’s That Time Again!  FPCL Thanksgiving Dinner – Volunteers Needed!

It’s That Time Again! FPCL Thanksgiving Dinner – Volunteers Needed!

Oct 27, 2019

It’s That Time Again!  Thanksgiving dinner will be served on November 28th here at First Presbyterian Church.  The food, volunteer and reservation lists are on the tables in Chandler Hall. Please sign up for whatever you are able to donate. Cash donations will purchase extra supplies. The generosity of this church has always provided all […]

FCPL Blessed by Music of the Heritage High School Choir

FCPL Blessed by Music of the Heritage High School Choir

Oct 21, 2019

On Sunday, October 20th, First Pres welcomed the Heritage High School Choir led by Choir Director Andrew Fischer to both our 8:30 and 10:30 services.   Our sanctuary was filled with the beautiful voices of these fine young men and women.

FPCL Fall Fireside Fun!

FPCL Fall Fireside Fun!

Oct 17, 2019

On Saturday, October 12 the youth of First Pres joined with youth from 4 other churches in the Littleton Youth Collaboration group for fellowship on a perfect Colorado evening! Following an opening prayer thanking God for all of His glory and many gifts, the group enjoyed a beautiful sunset, roasting hot dogs and s’mores over […]

6th Annual ARC “Fill the Truck Event” – A Great Success!

6th Annual ARC “Fill the Truck Event” – A Great Success!

Oct 17, 2019

The Stewardship Committee would like to thank our team of helpers and the numerous members and friends who donated items for another successful “Fill the Truck” weekend on September 14 and 15.  We enjoyed visiting with our members and friends who arrived with their donations of furniture, “gently used” clothing and miscellaneous pieces!   We […]

FPCL Fall Fun at Pumpkin Patch Festival

FPCL Fall Fun at Pumpkin Patch Festival

Oct 16, 2019

On Saturday October 12th 40 FPCL members and community members gathered on perfect Colorado day at the Chatfield Botanic Gardens for Pumpkin Patch Festival! We enjoyed tromping through the pumpkin patch to find the perfect pumpkins, lots of fun activities for children and families, great food, and wonderful music! Thank you to all who supported […]

September’s Community Dinner Attracts Nearly 75 Diners

September’s Community Dinner Attracts Nearly 75 Diners

Oct 7, 2019

Another full house at the September community dinner, including a 3 month old, 4 children and a handful of middle schoolers.   It was nice to see younger attendees  enjoying a meal.  We served approximately 75 meals consisting of baked chicken, potato salad, green salad with tomatoes and herbs, fresh fruit and desserts including slices of […]

Join FPCL Children’s Ministry at the Chatfield Botanic Gardens

Join FPCL Children’s Ministry at the Chatfield Botanic Gardens

Sep 22, 2019

Come be apart of this fun Family and Congregation Fellowship event at the Chatfield Botanic Gardens on Saturday October 12th at 10:00am! Everyone is welcome, young and old, bring lots of friends! Get to know members of the congregation and our FPCL families! When: Saturday October 12th at 10:00am Where: Chatfield Botanic Gardens: 8500 W […]

How Can We as a Society and People of Faith Proactively Address the Issue of Loneliness?

How Can We as a Society and People of Faith Proactively Address the Issue of Loneliness?

Sep 21, 2019

New Free Grief & Loss Class Begins October 14th

New Free Grief & Loss Class Begins October 14th

Sep 21, 2019

This 6-week class is open to everyone, who wants a better understanding of grief and loss, and how to successfully navigate the many twists, turns, and detours. We will deal not only with losses from the death of a family member or friend, but also losses of a relationship, pet, job, health, and dream. We […]

FIRST PRES MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN OUR COMMUNITY

FIRST PRES MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN OUR COMMUNITY

Sep 2, 2019

I want to share how our great back pack program made a huge difference this fall to a special family, who was not part of the group we gave backpacks to! Four young children in our community were in need of backpacks! Our great ladies in charge of them had already done 49, yet when they […]

6th Annual ARC “Fill the Truck Event” – September 14th and 15th

6th Annual ARC “Fill the Truck Event” – September 14th and 15th

Sep 1, 2019

This Fall, we will once again be conducting an ARC “Fill the Truck” Event to raise funds for the ministry programs at FPCL.  This year’s funds will go to support Church security needs. This year’s event will be held on:  September 14th and 15th!  Items may be dropped off at the church starting September 7th.  […]