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Welcome to one of the most active churches in Iowa City! We hope you catch the spirit of growth and excitement the members and friends of our church are experiencing. We want you to know that each person is important and we welcome you to share in Christ´s ministry in and through First Presbyterian Church here in Iowa City.
We Want You to Celebrate With Us!
Throughout the 2014-2015 program year, First Presbyterian Church is proud to be celebrating 175 years as a congregation! For up-to-date information on celebration activities, follow the link here.
Summer Worship Schedule
Starting May 24th, join us at 10:00am for our Sunday worship service, with Education Hour at 9:15-9:45.
8:00am services will resume on September 13th.
Summer Nights Movie Festival
Come one, come all to FPC’s first annual Summer Nights Movie Festival! On the evening of the final Sunday of each month we will be watching a different family-friendly movie, and the first one is coming up in just five days. Lemonade and water will be provided along with a popcorn bar: everything you need in order to enjoy a great movie! There will be beanbags, pillows and cushions to sit on while watching the film, but feel free to bring lawn or camping chairs if you need something with a little more support. This coming Sunday (June 28th) we will be watching Big Hero 6, a recent Disney film about friendship between a boy and a large inflatable robot.
The movie will be starting at 7:00pm, so be sure to show up a little early in order to get a snack and settled in. We hope to see you there!
WELCOME! Holy Jerusalem Church
Holy Jerusalem Church will be worshiping in our youth room Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons.
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9:15 a.m.: Learning for All Ages
Coffee and conversation are provided throughout the morning. Please join us!
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Winter Weather Policy
Any time that the Iowa City Community School District delays or cancels school and events due to weather, the church office will also be closed and any scheduled activities cancelled. When possible, we will advise you of cancellations by email and/or by changing the church’s outgoing voice mail message. In addition, cancellations of church activities will be posted on our website www.firstpresiowacity.org, and will be posted on KCRG-TV and KCRG.com.
Elder Perry Ross’ sister is Loretta Ross, Executive Director of the Sanctuary Foundation for Prayer and a contemplative. She shares some wisdom about where the people of God need to direct their attention. Put in REALM terms, a Right Relationship with God allows the church to engage in right relationships with new generations.
Download a PDF of Chapter 18, A Crisis of Contemplation by clicking here