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Life on Court Square

  1. Slideshow: 2017 Pig Roast

    More than 200 people attended the annual Pig Roast at Brix & Columns, a beautiful venue owned and operated by Steve and Stephanie Pence. Many thanks to them for their hospitality and to all who helped make this event a great time of fellowship for our church family and friends. The intergenerational cornhole tournament featured more than 20 teams, and the trophy this year belongs to Will Craig and Mark Graham. Enjoy these photos from the event, courtesy of Steve Zumbro.

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  2. Slideshow: Block Party in the Burg with JMU

    The weekend before classes started at James Madison University, thousands of freshmen headed downtown for Block Party in the Burg. We set up food, activities and information in our parking lot on Court Square. Here are some photos from our time meeting students.

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  3. Meet some of your newly elected church leaders

    Each year, we nominate and elect a new group of people to serve as elders on the Session, which oversees the church. These elders-elect will be trained during the next few months and will be examined by the Session in December. Once approved, the newest additions to Session will then be installed to begin work in January. We have three groups of elders that make up the session, with each group serving three-year terms. Most of these new elders will be part of the Class of 2020.

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  4. Make a joyful noise in our music ministry

    It’s almost time to start making some musical noise once again.

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  5. Men’s, women’s small groups starting again

    The men’s and women’s weekly Bible studies are starting after Labor Day.

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  6. Fall children’s events start in September

    It’s a new school year, so it’s also time to start up our children’s ministries for the 2017-18 school year. Here are several ways for your children to get involved.

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  7. JMU Students: 3 ways you can “Be the Change”

    Hey Dukes! We’re glad to welcome freshmen and returning students to Harrisonburg and our community. We know that JMU encourages you to “Be the Change,” and we want to help you do just that.

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  8. Help immigrant, refugee families through EPIC

    We are looking for volunteers to participate in a club that will serve immigrant and refugee students ages 11-14 (grades 6 to 8) who are learning English. Volunteers will build relationships with the students, help with homework and spend time in recreation and games.

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  9. Slideshow: Cuba Mission Trip

    In July, 28 youth and adults went to Cuba to explore what God is doing there and to help with various missions. Here are some photos from their trip.

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  10. Job opening: Director of Children and Family Ministries

    First Presbyterian Church is seeking a Director of Children and Family Ministries.

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