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Our 2019 Summer mission team helped repair tornado damage in Taylorville, Illinois.
Our 2019 Summer mission team helped repair tornado damage in Taylorville, Illinois.
Nativity scene 2021

Welcome to
First Presbyterian Church Effingham

Worship - Sundays at 9:30 am in Sanctuary

or via FB Live or Worship Livestream

Tue-Thu Office Hours 9 am - 4 pm

Want more information? Email Pastor Katie (

Whoever you are, and wherever you are on life's journey,
you are welcome at the First Presbyterian Church Effingham, a community of believers
that recognizes, accepts and values the leadership and spiritual contributions
of men, women and children.
The Lord's communion feast welcomes all believers to participate!

Congratulations Class of 2022!

2022 Summer - You are invited!

Sunday, May 29
8:30am Worship Music Practice
9:30am Worship

Monday, May 30th
Office closed for Memorial Day

Tuesday, May 31
5:00pm Worship Music Practice
6:00pm Effingham City Council Meeting
7:20pm Church softball

Thursday, June 2
6:30pm All Committee Meeting

Friday, June 3
6:30am Men’s Bible Study at IGA

Sunday, June 5
8:30am Worship Music Practice
9:30am Worship
6:00pm Vacation Bible School

Looking for old Session Meeting minutes?
You can find them here.

Vacation Bible School

  • June 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9, 2022 Vacation Bible School (VBS); 6-8 pm
    Monumental, Celebrating God's Greatness!
    Register: 217.342.6272

Our Mission Statement

The Effingham First Presbyterian Church is a church where all are sincerely welcome. We embrace people, at any point in their faith journey, and ask them to come walk with us in our love of God, Jesus Christ and the Holy Spirit. Our fellowship comes to life using our shared gifts in worship, youth, education, mission, and music.

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