Crop Hunger Walk

First Presbyterian Retreat Center, 20398 Waubascon Road 20398 Waubascon Rd , Battle Creek

REALITY CHECK: For all of the progress Crop Walk funds have made in two decades - COVID 19 has virtually wiped them out. Help stop this backward movement. Join us to walk or donate to this year's Crop Hunger Walk. Come to our Retreat Center and walk in the heart of nature or walk in…

HOLIDAY GREENS SALE

Order now to get fresh holiday greens by November 21st! All proceeds go to junior and senior high summer mission experiences. 16" swag $20 24" wreath $20 36" wreath $40 20' roping $20 Place orders by calling the church office before November 12 or by calling Kathy Baker by November 15

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OUTDOOR WORSHIP

Maple Pavilion Binder Park 7400 Division Street, Battle Creek

Join us for in-person, outdoor worship in the naturally beautiful setting of the Maple Pavilion at Binder Park. The pavilion is located just before the zoo entrance. Face masks will be required and ushers will arrange social distancing in seating.

Recurring

OUTDOOR WORSHIP

Maple Pavilion Binder Park 7400 Division Street, Battle Creek

Join us for in-person, outdoor worship in the naturally beautiful setting of the Maple Pavilion at Binder Park. The pavilion is located just before the zoo entrance. Face masks will be required and ushers will arrange social distancing in seating.

ADVENT WORSHIP SERIES: SONGS OF THE SEASON

Please join us each Sunday in Advent for an inspirational sermon series titled Songs of the Season by Reverend Dr. John Best. Reverend Best served as the General Presbyter of the Presbytery of Lake Michigan from 2008 to 2018. He has served as president of the Board of Directors for the Ecumenical Center for Christian…

ANTICIPATING CHRISTMAS! goes virtual across Battle Creek

We at First Presbyterian, are working with churches throughout Battle Creek to prepar Anticipating Christmas kit so we can enjoy a big virtual event together this year! The kits help prepare hearts and minds to celebrate the birth of our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ. Each kit contains an Advent Devotional, items for cookie decorating…

Longest Night

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In at least one way, things will be improving soon. The Longest Night this year will be Dec. 21st and after that, our days will grow longer once again. Join Pastor Pat Weatherwax for a brief, recorded time of reflection, grief, lament and hope. The program will be available on our church FaceBook page. Bring…

CHRISTMAS EVE WORSHIP

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We invite you to join us here online for Christmas Eve worship. Reverend Dr. Jon Best will lead us in this special candle light service. Hear the story shared by our members. Sing along with your favorite carols. Bring your own candle to sing Silent Night. Soloists will include Dr. Gerald Case-Blanchard, Director of Vocal…

ANTICIPATING HOLY WEEK

First Presbyterian Church Parking Lot 111 Capital Avenue NE, Battle Creek

The kits for Anticipating Christmas helped draw us together even as we stayed safely apart. We plan to do something similar for Holy Week. The day before Palm Sunday come to the parking lot between noon and 2PM and you can pick up a Holy Week kit with a devotional booklet and activities. You can…

Maundy Thursday

ZOOM

You are invited to join us this Thursday at 6PM as we come together via zoom. First, small groups will be organized to share dinner and fellowship from virtual tables. Then we will be brought together as one for worship and communion. Ahead of the service, prepare your dinner and a small glass of juice…