Posts by Vickie Green

Bulletin – June 16, 2024

Space for GraceJune 16 ~ 9:45 a.m.Fellowship CenterAll are welcome!  Second Harvest WorkdayThe next First Presbyterian Church day of service at Second Harvest Food Bank will be on June 19. Everyone is welcome! Please contact Bob Stoots by email, cell or text (423-782-6280) to register for either or both morning session (10 am – Noon) or afternoon session (1-3 pm). We would love to see you there!

Bulletin – June 9, 2024

Lemonade on the Lawn!Please join us for Lemonade on the Lawn this Sunday after both services. We will serve homemade cookies and lemonade in the hallway leading from the chapel after the first service, and after the 11:00 a.m. service we will serve the lemonade and cookies outside under the Porte-cochere. Come and join us for this delightful treat! 

To Be Continued…In Us – A Sermon Series on Acts Beginning May 5, 2024

Beginning May 5, 2024, Dr. Shelton will do a sermon series entitled “TO BE CONTINUED”, based on Acts. Luke, its author, calls it “ACTS OF APOSTLES” but it might be called the ACTS OF HOLY SPIRIT. Acts was never meant to be APOSTLES’ GREATEST HITS. The main character wasn’t John, Peter, or Paul but the HOLY SPIRIT. Luke picks up after Easter. The Disciples wait in an Upper Room, huddled in fear. The HOLY SPIRIT comes in a mighty way…

Bulletin – May 26, 2024

Five Cents-A-Meal Offering The Five Cents-A-Meal offering will be received Sunday. The Friends in Need Ministry will receive 25% of the collection. 

Day of Service Second Harvest Food Bank June 19, 2024

The next First Presbyterian Church day of service at Second Harvest Food Bank will be on June 19, 2024. Everyone is welcome: members, visitors, family and friends! Summer months offer an opportunity for students (10yrs and up) to join in the fun! Please contact Bob Stoots by email, cell or text (423-782-6280) to register for either or both morning session (10am-Noon) or afternoon session (1pm-3pm). We would love to see you there!

Bulletin – May 19, 2024

Pentecost OfferingThe Pentecost Offering will be received Sunday. This offering will be given to aid young people to experience life-changing opportunities to further their faith. Please make checks payable to First Presbyterian Church and note on the memo line: For Pentecost Offering. Lemonade on the Lawn Please join us for Lemonade on the Lawn on Sunday, May 19, after both services. We will serve homemade cookies and lemonade in the hallway leading from the chapel after the first service, and after the 11:00 a.m. service we will serve…

Bulletin – May 12, 2024

Second Harvest in MayPlease join in the fun, fellowship and service with fellow FPC members and friends at Second Harvest Food Bank on Wednesday, May 15. There will be two work sessions: 10 a.m. to Noon and 1 to 3 p.m. for you to select either one or both. Please call, text or email Bob Stoots (423-782-6280 or rlskbs@aol.com) to participate and to register your preferred time.  Chamber Players ConcertThe Paramount Chamber Players will be in concert at First Presbyterian on Thursday, May 16 at 7:30 p.m.  Cost…

Day of Service Second Harvest Food Bank May 15, 2024

Please join in the fun, fellowship and service with fellow FPC members and friends at Second Harvest Food Bank on Wednesday, May 15. There will be two work sessions; 10 am to Noon and 1pm to 3 pm for you to select either one or both. Please call, text or email to let me know you would like to participate and to register your preferred time. See you there! Bob Stoots (423-782-6280)

Bulletin – May 5, 2024

Sermon Notes Beginning this week, Dr. Shelton is providing the scripture readings and a note guide for each weekly sermon. You are encouraged to download a copy of the note guide and bring a copy with you on Sunday mornings. A few print copies will be available on Sunday mornings if you have trouble downloading the file. If you are unable to attend worship on Sunday mornings, you will still be able to livestream the service and follow along with…