LIFE LINE SCREENING will return to FPCLS on Monday, November 11 to offer their affordable, non-invasive andpainless health screening. Register for a Wellness Package which includes 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening for $149. The screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete. In order to register for this event and to receive a $10 discount, please […]

Kick-off of our Dinners for Eight

Last night, Monday, the 14th, we had the kick-off of our dinners for eight at Dave and Sandy Eberhard’s home. In attendance were Eberhards, of course, Scotty and Sally Campbell, George and Rosemary Stefenelli, Leslie and Bev Bone and Donna Dilsaver. We shared a meal of pork loin, scalloped potatoes, broccoli salad, apple slices, bread […]

Michael’s Missives for October 9, 2019

First Pres Community – 3 big events that I want to highlight…and a bunch of other info. RISE AGAINST HUNGER is Saturday, October 19, at 11am.  You may still sign-up, show-up, and give. Rise Against Hunger, formerly Stop Hunger Now, is an international hunger relief agency that seeks to end global hunger by engaging local […]

Michael’s Missives for October 2, 2019

First Pres Community – TONIGHT, LOGOS AND YOUTH GROUP BEGIN THEIR NEW YEAR!!!  For Logos, children 1st thru 6th grade, the evening will include dinner at 5:30pm followed by Bible Study, Worship Skills, Games, and Recreation!   Youth Group, for those 7th thru 12th grade, they will go from 6:30-7:30pm with Games, Bible Study, and Support.  […]

Michael’s Missives for September 25, 2019

First Pres Community –   Happy Fall.  (Biblically, that can sound like an oxymoron).  Everything is kicking into gear here at church…including a new ministry that I am excited to tell you about.   Beginning Sunday, October 20, First Pres will host a free monthly medical clinic on the 3rd Sunday of every month from […]

Michael’s Missives for September 11, 2019

First Pres Community – First, 9/11.  Be certain to remember what occurred 18 years ago today…the lives that were lost, the attacks which were made, the heroes who responded, and how our world was changed that day.  Observe a moment of silence.  Maybe sing the first verse of “God Bless America.”  Pray “never again” and […]

Michael’s Missives for September 4, 2019

September 4, 2019   First Pres Community –   Hurricane Dorian continues to capture our attention and prayers for all affected by this slow moving, storm.  Presbyterian Disaster Assistance is actively working to bring help.  You may contribute to PDA through our denomination’s website at or by making a check to First Pres and […]

Michael’s Missives for August 28, 2019

First Pres Community – Enjoy these last days of August!!!  And have a wonderful Labor Day weekend.  Be sure to mark your calendars as September begins on Sunday. TONIGHT, Bells resume at 6:30pm and Choir at 7:30pm.  New participants are always welcome.  Spirit Bells practice Mondays at 9:15am. THIS SUNDAY, Communion will be celebrated at […]

Michael’s Missives for August 22, 2019

First Pres Community – Well done Youth!!!  Youth Sunday was awesome.  We all loved “Indian tacos”, the pictures, the music, and hearing them share about their faith and how they grew in their faith in Christ through Travelling Day Camp, Mission endeavors, and Triennium Youth Conference.  About Triennium, some said it was “the most amazing […]

Michael’s Missives for May 29, 2019

First Pres Community – “The wind blows wherever it pleases” (John 3:8).  If Jesus was a tv weatherperson, it would be so refreshing, simple and honest.  ”Who knows” is so much easier to listen to than hours of hyped up forecasters blowing air (pun intended) to keep us glued to the set. For those affected […]