News & Events at FPCR

Tread Lightly Through Lent

The Worship Committee is inviting you to help create a flowered cross on Easter by bringing flowers from your garden and putting them on the cross shortly before or after the sunrise service or the 10:30 worship service. Please participate in creating a cross of joy, and beauty.

Learn about all our activities during Lent at

Talent Show & Spaghetti Dinner » March 26, 6:00 p.m.

The annual Talent Show and Spahetti Dinner is quickly approaching and we're so excited. Join us on Sunday, March 26 at 6 p.m. for fun, food, and fellowship. The cost is $7 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under, with the proceeds benefiting youth projects. Please contact Ralph Stannard so he can be sure to book your talent for this event.

Estate Sale » March 31 and April 1

Thank you to the many congregation members who have stepped in and helped organize items at Bara Colegrove's house for the upcoming Estate Sale.

We have 3 workdays scheduled this week: Monday, March 27 all day, Wednesday, March 29 and Thursday March 30 until noon. We have jobs for everyone--whether you like to get "down and dirty" or just sit and do something less active. We will have a FPC Member's Preview sale on March 30 at 4:30 p.m.

The address for the Colegrove house is 15022 Bellbrook, Dallas, TX although the house is actually located in the City of Addison. If you have any questions, please feel free to call Shirley Latham 214-460-5551.

Higher Ground! Concert » April 1

The Plano Civic Chorus, The Southwestern Christian College A Cappella Chorus, and gospel artist Feleceia Benton, will present a concert in the FPC Sanctuary entitled Higher Ground! on Saturday, April 1 at 2pm and 7:30pm. The concert will be conducted by Ralph Stannard, FPC Director of Music. $10.00 tickets will be available to all FPC members at show time. Simply mention that you are a member of FPC at the will call table. Tickets are not reserved so come early to get the best seats.

Fit for Life - Chair Aerobics

Come exercise with your friends at church! Elaine Hosage will be leading classes every Thursday at 12:30 p.m. Mark your calendars and come join us in the Chapel for a 45 minute workout.

Faith and Grief Workshop

Faith and Grief will offer a six-week grief workshop at FPC beginning Monday, April 17 through Monday, May 22. Each class will meet from 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. in the Chapel. This is the first time a workshop will be offered during daytime hours in the Richardson area. Please register on the Faith and Grief website or call the church office at 972-235-2316. Rev. Bev or Janice Fandrick can answer any questions you have about the program.

High Tea Luncheon » May 6

Tickets are now available for the High Tea Style Luncheon to be held Saturday, May 6. This fundraiser is sponsored by the Mission Ministries of FPC Richardson and West Plano PC in support of the scholarship fund for YaYa Velasquez, student at Presbyterian Pan American School, and the Bible Translation Ministry sponsored by David and Addie Markham. Contact Frank Camp for tickets at or 972-596-4075. Included in the $39.00 cost are the luncheon, silent auction, entertainment, and door prizes.

Wills Emphasis Sunday » April 30

Wills Emphasis Sunday is the fifth Sunday in April and we will have a Minute for Mission given by Rick Rickman.

A will represents a person’s final wishes and intentions. After providing for your loved ones, one might properly consider one final testament of faith through a bequest in your will that provides enduring support for the vital work of the church.

The Texas Presbyterian Foundation is well prepared to assist donors and congregations with gift planning and permanent funds ministries. Learn more at

Mitchell/Tufts Scholarship » Deadline May 15

The Dallas Foundation is currently accepting applications for the Mitchell/Tufts Scholarship, established in 2014 in honor or Sanford Mitchell.

Learn all the details and download the application today

Welcome to FPCR

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Whether you're a disciplined follower of Jesus Christ or just seeking new ways to grow spiritually, we'd be honored to share the journey with you. Together, we can help each other take the next step. We invite you to be our guest as we explore and embrace God’s call to mission and ministry.

Pastor David

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