Celebrate Pentecost with us!

Sunday, June 4 On Pentecost Sunday we celebrate the gift of the Holy Spirit descending in a mighty rush of wind and flame to inspire the church’s proclamation of Christ’s rising and to empower its mission and ministry to the world. (See Acts 2:1-13; see also Joel 2:28-32.) 9:45 AM Sunday School Grand Finale with

NC Boys Choir presents Spring Concert

The North Carolina Boys Choir will present their Spring Concert at First Presbyterian Church on Sunday, June 4 at 5:00 p.m. in the sanctuary.  The choir was founded 45 years ago at First Presbyterian by Bill Graham and is glad to return home for this event.  Currently led by Robert Unger and David Cole, the treble-voiced

Recognition of Graduates

June 4 is a day of celebration.  During the 11:00 a.m. worship, we will acknowledge our Class of 2017 high school  and college graduates.  We will also ordain and install new officers.  All are welcome.

Memorial Day observed

The Church Office will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

It’s here! The History of FPC in hardback cover!

What a great Sunday it was, May 14, 2017 with Peter Fish introducing his new book, Downtown By History and Choice:  First Presbyterian Church of Durham, NC, 1871-2013.  Copies of Peter’s book can be purchased through the church for $25, or through Amazon.com for $65.  Peter will be available to inscribe books on Sundays before and

Downtown By History and By Choice.

First Presbyterian Church welcomes all who worship here.  We honor and celebrate the human diversity and unity that God gives us in Christ. We welcome individuals of every age, race, nationality, gender, ability, sexual orientation, and economic circumstance to participate fully in the life of the church.

First Presbyterian Church at the corner of Roxboro and Main in Durham, NCFirst Presbyterian Church at the corner of Roxboro and Main in Durham, NC

One of Our Core Values: Faith Exploration

FPC welcomes and encourages all to explore the call to discipleship and to consider questions of faith at all points on their journey with the Risen Christ.

Celebrate Pentecost with us!

Celebrate Pentecost with us!

Sunday, June 4

On Pentecost Sunday we celebrate the gift of the Holy Spirit descending in a mighty rush of wind and flame to inspire the church’s proclamation of Christ’s rising and to empower its mission and ministry to the world. (See Acts 2:1-13; see also Joel 2:28-32.)

9:45 AM Sunday School Grand Finale with Breakfast and Teacher Appreciation (all classes meet together in Watts-Hill Hall)

11:00 AM Worship and Holy Communion.  We will also ordain and install new offices and acknowledge our 2017 graduates.

Members are asked to wear red, orange, or yellow in celebration of the birth of the Christian church!   

NC Boys Choir presents Spring Concert

NC Boys Choir presents Spring Concert

The North Carolina Boys Choir will present their Spring Concert at First Presbyterian Church on Sunday, June 4 at 5:00 p.m. in the sanctuary.  The choir was founded 45 years ago at First Presbyterian by Bill Graham and is glad to return home for this event.  Currently led by Robert Unger and David Cole, the treble-voiced boys in the concert choir are augmented by a chamber choir of several fathers and alumni singing tenor and bass on a number of selections.  A girls’ ensemble Prima will also participate, along with the training choir.  The program will consist of classical, folk, and patriotic selections, with some audience participation.  Composers include Casals, Faure’, Parry, and Purcell.  Admission is free but donations are welcome. 

Recognition of Graduates

Recognition of Graduates

June 4 is a day of celebration.  During the 11:00 a.m. worship, we will acknowledge our Class of 2017 high school  and college graduates.  We will also ordain and install new officers.  All are welcome.

Memorial Day observed

Memorial Day observed

The Church Office will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

It’s here! The History of FPC in hardback cover!

It’s here!  The History of FPC in hardback cover!

What a great Sunday it was, May 14, 2017 with Peter Fish introducing his new book, Downtown By History and Choice:  First Presbyterian Church of Durham, NC, 1871-2013.  Copies of Peter’s book can be purchased through the church for $25, or through Amazon.com for $65.  Peter will be available to inscribe books on Sundays before and after worship!