“Faith, Fellowship, Worship – Flowing as Mighty as the Mississippi”
Children’s Choir: Contact church office (573) 335-2579
The Chancel Choir provides church members with the opportunity to share their musical talents, thereby serving to enrich and enhance the worship experience at First Presbyterian Church. The choir welcomes singers from junior high school age and up. The Chancel Choir is open to everyone who has the desire to sing praises to God.
Rehearsals are held each Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. from September through May, and Sunday mornings at 10:20 a.m. The Choir Room is located on the second floor of the Christian Education Building. Elevator accessible.
2016-17 First Presbyterian College Choral Scholars–Brittany Moleski, Elisa Williamson , Riley Kurre, Trevor Roberts, Tayrin Sain, Kendall Staggs (left to right, front to back)
One of our Music Ministry Team members directs our Handbell Choir. Rehearsals are Wednesday evenings at 6:15 pm in the Upper Room of the Educational Wing of the Church. The Handbell Choir participates in worship several times throughout the year. No previous musical or handbell experience is necessary to become a member (although basic music knowledge is helpful!) For more information, contact the Church Office 573-2579 or email the Church at firstname.lastname@example.org
This congregation has a strong appreciation for mission. We engage in mission locally, nationally and globally. Below are some of the mission efforts that we support:
FISH food pantry
Habitat for Humanity
Safe House for Women
Farmington Children’s Home
Boys and Girls Club of Cape Girardeau
Love INC (In the Name of Christ)
Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church in Cuba
Ronald McDonald House in St. Louis-collect beverage can tabs
Recycle Medical equipment: those who have walkers, wheel chairs, etc. and wish to direct these items for others to use, please contact the Maple United Methodist Church, SADI or the American Legion.
The Scouting Program
The Scouting Program meets during the week in the Activities Center. See the Scout page of this website.