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Policy and Vision Document on Sep 26, 2013

Sunday School classes are, in many respects, families within the larger church family.  Classes should be places where people feel they belong and are cared for, where people grow as the Bible is taught, and where people have an opportunity to serve the Kingdom. 

Specifically, the goals of Sunday School include:

 

Growing in our knowledge of the Scriptures

Bible-centered...

Policy and Vision Document
  1. On a motion made and adopted, June 10, 2002, the Session approved the following recommendation from the Worship Committee:
    That the number of babies to be baptized at any particular worship service to be limited to six, and to provide infant baptisms on a bi-monthly basis, or more frequently as needed.
  2. The Session at a meeting on December 14, 1992, adopted the following statement as...
Policy and Vision Document on Sep 6, 2013
Scripture teaches that in Christ we who are many form one body, and each member belongs to all the others (Romans 12:5).  Membership in First Presbyterian Church is therefore open to all who profess faith in Jesus Christ and believe the basic teachings of the Christian faith.  One may join upon a profession of faith, reaffirmation of faith or transfer of letter from an evangelical church. 
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Mission Conference

Faith Promise

Policy and Vision Document

What is a Faith Promise?

A faith promise for missions is an amount of money or goods that you are willing to promise to give to missions, both here at home and around the world, in faith that God will provide that amount. It is an amount over and above the tithe. At the time you make the Faith Promise, the source of amount you promise may...

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Policy and Vision Document

God's intention in bringing a man and a woman together is to join two individuals into one union, a status which is to last as long as both members remain alive. An excellent wife is far more precious than jewels (Proverbs 31:10), and a godly marriage is among the richest blessings enjoyed in this life.

Marriage is a union of two sinners, and as such, no marriage...

Policy and Vision Document

When A Loved One Passes Away - A Helpful Check List

  • Contact the Minister of Pastoral Care at (601) 353-8316.
  • The Minister of Pastoral Care will assist in scheduling a funeral, the family visitation (should that be at the church) and a visit with the minister conducting the funeral.
  • The Church Staff will arrange for an organist, ushers, and service bulletins.
  • The...
Policy and Vision Document

On a motion made and adopted October 10, 2005, the Session approved the following recommendation from the Worship Committee:

Our purpose in assembling together as the people of God in congregational worship is to give to the Lord the glory due His name and enjoy the blessing of His promised special presence with His people.

Still photography or videotaping by anyone (except the First Presbyterian Church...

Policy and Vision Document on Sep 17, 2013

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