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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


Have a Happy Thanksgiving!


Advent Events

Sunday, Dec 4: Cross Open House at 2 pm (Community Choir & Orchestra)

Sunday, Dec 11: Youth-Adult Cantata at 10:15 am Worship

Sunday, Nov 27; Dec 4, 11, 18: Advent Worship Service at 10:15 am

In the Cross Chapel located at 1900 Pike Ave/Effingham


Sunday, Dec 18: Children's Christmas Program

In the Christian Church on Temple Ave in Effingham


Christmas Eve Worship Services/Dec 24

5:30 p; 7:30 p; 11:00 p

In the Cross Chapel located at 1900 Pike Ave/Effingham


Worship

Sundays at 10:15 am in the Cross Chapel/1900 Pike Ave/Effingham

or via FB Live or Worship Livestream

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!

Office Hours: Location TBA Tue-Thu / 9 am - 4 pm

Want more information? Email Pastor Katie (Revkorth@gmail.com)

Events & Missions

Manna Closet Focus: Socks & Body Wash

Each month, the Mission Committee will be collecting Manna Closet item.
The Manna Closet is an emergency resource for people who are food and housing insecure until other food banks/resources are available.

Presbyterian Women: All Women are Welcome!

PW promotes fairness and justice locally and globally through mission work.
Women may belong to Faith or Hope Circle or be At Large members.

Praise Team Practice: Tuesdays 5-6 pm; Sundays 8-9 am & 9-10 am

In the Cross Chapel located at 1900 Pike Ave/Effingham

Christmas Cantata: All Youth-Adult Singers Welcome!

Rehearsals in the Cross Chapel located at 1900 Pike Ave/Effingham 11:30 am - 1 pm Sunday Remaining Rehearsals Nov 20/27 and Dec 4
6-7:30 pm Tuesday Rehearsal Dec 6
Performance Date: Sun/Dec 11 at 10:15 am Worship/Final Practice 8 am

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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