Announcements & Upcoming Events

Announcements & Upcoming Events

Entries for 2019

Music with a Mission - Dec. 14

Posted on November 21, 2019 in: Special Event

Music with a Mission Featuring Christmas and classical selections Juliana Sharp, Violinist Accompanied by Nancy Weber Saturday, December 14th @ 7:00 PM First Presbyterian Church of Fairfield 2475 Easton Turnpike Fairfield, CT 06825   Freewill offerings benefit the Ghana Mater...

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Oktoberfest Community Dinner

Posted on October 10, 2019 in: Fellowship

Oktoberfest Community Dinner With Kids Harvest Krafts OKtoberfest Easy Prep Dinner For our last community dinner, the Fellowship committee is hosting an Okoberfest themed “easy prep” (no cooking required) potluck meal.  For those with busy weekends, this community dinner ...

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Community Suppers in October

Posted on September 24, 2019 in: Special Event

Sunday, October 20, the Mission and S&F committees will be hosting a TACO BAR dinner at 5:00 pm. in Brooks Hall.  Following the dinner, Tom will present his second session on What it means to be Presbyterian.  There is still time to sign up so please let us know if you will b...

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Join Peter Mitchell for Sunday morning Bible Study delving into The Parables. The class will meet Sundays from 9:00 to 9:45 am in the Parlor from September 15 through October 27.  The Parables are authentic words of Jesus, using everyday events to highlight deep spiritual truths. He incorpor...

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Please join Tom for 'The Book of Ephesians' Bible Study beginning Wednesday September 25 thrrough November 20. The morning study will be held in the Parlor from 10:30 to12:00 and the evening study will be held in the Parlor from 7:00 to 8:30 pm.   Has it ever dawned on you ...

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Tom Groome will lead an ongoing discussion on 'What it means to be Presbyterian' each Sunday in October. Please join Tom for this four part series in the Munich room from 5:30-7:00 pm on October 6, 13, 20, and 27. The roots of Presbyterianism are scriptural. The name c...

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Loss of a Spouse, August 27

Posted on July 26, 2019 in: Special Event

Do you have a friend, neighbor or family member who has recently lost their spouse? If so, we would like you to encourage them to attend a one-night seminar on “Loss of a Spouse” developed by the same organization that runs GriefShare. It will be held on Tuesday, August 27 from 7:00 -9:0...

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GriefShare

Posted on July 23, 2019 in: Special Event

GriefShare is a grief recovery seminar and support group.  Starting September 17, from 7 – 8:30 pm,  our church will sponsor a 12 week course for people who have experienced a death of a family member or friend. This nondenominational program features Christ-centered, biblical teachi...

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The American Chamber Orchestra presents its annual Spring Concert on Saturday, June 8 at 7:30 pm in the sanctuary. Music for this special concert will be by Bach, Borne, Brahms, Dvorak and Herbert. The three talented, exciting winners of the ACO 2019 Concerto Competition, playing works for flute, ce...

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Pentecost Sunday commemorates the receiving of the Holy Spirit by the early church and celebrates God’s very life, breath and energy living still in believers. Pentecost is an ideal time to bring a friend to First Presby for worship and share the love of the Holy Spirit. Research affirms that ...

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First Presby Day, June 22

Posted on May 23, 2019 in: Fellowship

Mark your calendars and plan to join our first annual First Presby Day: A day of fellowship and faith, Saturday, June 22. First Presby Day will be a day of meaningful good works and fellowship where church members and friends come together to volunteer their time—whether painting, planting,...

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The Men's Breakfast meets monthly on Saturday mornings in the Munich Room from 8:00-9:30 am. Join Erik Lindemann, Tom Groome, and Peter Mitchell for interesting discussion and delicious food. All men of the church and friends are welcome. Walking With God in the Desert: Experiencin...

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Palm Sunday, April 14

Posted on March 29, 2019 in: Worship

Palm Sunday will feature the congregational singing of "The Palms" as we celebrate the anniversary of Christ's entry into Jerusalem with the distribution of palm fronds and a procession by the children of the church.

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Maundy Thursday, April 18

Posted on March 29, 2019 in: Worship

The Maundy Thursday service is a Tenebrae service in the Sanctuary at 7:30 pm. The word tenebrae is Latin for “shadows.” You will experience the darkness of Jesus’ days before his resurrection; the betrayal, abandonment, and agony that he endured for us. The service, which includes...

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Easter Worship, April 21

Posted on March 29, 2019 in: Worship

First Presbyterian Church plans a triumphant celebration of the resurrection, celebrating with the Lord's Supper and a mix of traditional and contemporary special music, featuring trumpet, guitar and timpani. This day of rejoicing follows the darkness of Maundy Thursday and the sorrow of Good Fr...

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Family Fun Night, April 13

Posted on March 15, 2019 in: Fellowship

Join the Fellowship Committee on Saturday, April 13 at 5:00 p.m. in Brooks Hall for Family Fun Night, an evening of Easter crafts, activities and a child friendly dinner. Please sign-up board in Brooks Hall or call the church office. Donations are suggested to cover the cost of event.

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Envisioning Our Future Together Whenever there is a change of pastoral leadership in the life of a congregation, there is anxiety, uncertainty and there are expectations. In our tradition, we see this as a transition time that needs proper and careful reflection by membership and leadership. The ...

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GriefShare

Posted on February 19, 2019 in: Christian Education & Discipleship

A new GriefShare 13 week session will run on Tuesdays from 7:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. starting  March 26 and will end on June 13. For more information on GriefShare or to register online, please click here. There is a $15 fee which includes a workbook; however scholarships are available.   ...

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Join Tom Groome and Erik Lindemann during the season of Lent for Wednesday Bible Study. The Lectionary passages that will be used for Sunday worship will be explored in depth. A Wednesday morning study at 10:30 a.m. will be offered along with Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m. Both studies will meet in ...

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Ash Wednesday Service, March 6

Posted on February 12, 2019 in: Worship

Please join us for the Ash Wednesday Service on March 6 at 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel. The service will include the Imposition of Ashes, the Lord's Supper, (served by intinction), moving music, and prayerful reflection. Come and bring a friend, as we begin the Lenten journey to the cross and resurr...

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