Life on Court Square

Life on Court Square

  1. What is the church? Two thoughts before Sunday.

    Based solidly on Scripture, the early Church fathers declared that there is no salvation apart from the Church. Thus how we think about and relate to the Church is of eternal consequence. Yet what is the Church?

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  2. Our vision: Guiding the way for our future

    In 2019, First Pres’ leaders adopted a vision statement that we will use to guide as us we make decisions about how to serve God as a church. In the new year, we will explain more about this vision statement through a series of sermons from Dec. 29-Feb. 23.

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  3. Bell Ringers Needed

    Volunteer this holiday season and share this experience with a family member or friend. This is a great opportunity to involve children, teens and grandchildren.

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  4. Highlights from our river baptism service

    Four children and youth from our congregation were baptized during a worship service held at the North River, and another of our adult covenant partners renewed her baptism vows. Watch highlights from the day.

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  5. 8 opportunities to grow your faith and connect with each other this fall

    A bunch of our regular groups are starting up again in September, so it’s an ideal time to jump in to grow and connect with each other.

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  6. Meet First Pres’ newest leadership candidates

    The congregation has approved these covenant partners to serve in leadership roles at First Pres.

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  7. Seeking Children’s Ministry Assistant

    Employment Opportunity First Presbyterian Church of Harrisonburg, VA is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Children’s Ministry Assistant. This part-time position requires daytime availability, and includes Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings.

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  8. Advocating for a Summer of Service

    Our mission at First Presbyterian is “Loving Christ Jesus, Boldly Proclaiming Truth, Serving Our Neighbor, Growing God’s Kingdom”. First Presbyterian Local Missions Committee is encouraging everyone to put their faith into action this summer by volunteering with one of our local mission partners.

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  9. Love never fails

    If God is love, and if love never fails, then we are left with a wonderful promise: Our Father will never fail.

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  10. Love endures all things

      That word love always makes you think of romantic ideals, happy things, joyous moments. Here in I Corinthians 13:7, though, Paul throws in a word that seems out of place.

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