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Installation of Rev. Rosy Robson

Congratulations to Rev. Rosy Robson on being officially installed as our Associate Pastor here at FPCR. It was a wonderful service that is available to watch on our Sermons page.

Hurricane Clean-up Buckets

bucketFPC and First Friday friends -- on Friday Nov. 2 (6:30 - 8:30 p.m.) we will assemble disaster kits as longer-term help for Florence victims. You can help with this project by donating funds, materials, or assembly help.

Check out the full supply list and more details

L.I.F.E. Upcoming Youth Events

Oct 21: Children & Youth Sunday
Oct 28: Reformation Sunday Festival
Nov 2-4: YouthQuake
Nov 6: VBS for a Day

View more Youth events

Handbell Concert » Nov 11, 4:00 p.m.

handbells-30-yearsAll are invited to a Ruth Greer Handbell Choir (RGHC) concert on Veterans Day, November 11, celebrating the 30-year partnership of RGHC with director Becky Lormor. The program will include beloved hymns, a little Beethoven, and a Veterans Day salute with patriotic sing-along. Also featured in the concert will be the Sanctuary Choir, Ralph Stannard, conductor, and Edwin Walker, accompanist. A free-will offering will benefit Wounded Warrior Project in honor of our country's veterans.

A casual supper will follow the concert at 5:30 p.m. in Ernst Fellowship Hall. Call the church office or mark the friendship pad at worship to make your reservations for the meal ($5.00 per person).

Open Position » Financial Secretary

This is a part-time position. Experience in bookkeeping and payroll needed, including accounts payable and preparation of payroll checks and tax filings. Proficiency in Excel required; proficiency in ACS software desired. Approximately 18 hours per week. Call the church office for a full position description. Submit resumes to

Breakfast Feast with St Nicholas » Nov 24


Network needs pantry items

The Network is now in need of the following items: personal hygiene products, cleaning products, and baby diapers.  In addition to these items, The Network is always in need of new socks, underwear, and toiletries. Thanks for your help.

Register at Kroger's and Amazon for FPCR

Don't forget that you can register for a percentage of your purchase at Kroger's and Amazon to come to FPCR, with those funds earmarked for the renovations. Sign up at your local Kroger supermarket near you and on for the Amazon Smiles program. Call the office if you have questions.

Other News

Earth Care Congregation

In helping with our "Earth Care Congregation" program, parents, help your children respect God's creation by avoiding their becoming part of our "throw away society." In the words of 16th Century Astronomer Johannes Kepler, "Nature uses as little as possible of everything." Perhaps we might do the same?

College Ministry at FPCR

Are you interested in volunteering to help implement a College Ministry? With the assistance of Ukirk Ministries, a Presbyterian College program that provides resources and directions to congregations that want to have a college campus presence. Visit or contact Pastor David at to learn more and participate.



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