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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 10:15 am in Sanctuary

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: Tue-Thu / 9 am - 4 pm

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

Manna Closet Focus: Canned/Prepackaged Soups and Stews

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: Collection for Ukraine & College Students

PW is collecting monetary donations to assist 6 million Ukrainians living in Poland, in tandem with Sacred Heart Parish, and to send gift cards to the church's college students. Donation deadline is October 9.

2022 Fall - You are invited!

Week of Sep 24- Oct 2 2022

Saturday

6-8:00 pm Movie, Popcorn and Pajama Party/Kid’s Club: Kindergarten - 5th Graders

Sunday

8:15 am Worship Music Practice
9-10:00 am Sunday School (Infant/Child/Youth/Adult) (All Ages)
9:30 am Worship Music Practice
10:15 am Worship/Livestream/Continuing: I've Been Meaning to Ask
2:00 pm NA Board
6:00 pm Youth Group

Monday

Office closed
6:00 pm Chicks on Lit Book Club

Tuesday

5- 6:00 pm Worship Music Practice
6:00 pm Effingham County Board

Wednesday

6:30 pm Book Study: “Addicted to Hurry”

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

9:00 am County Board Childcare Training

Sunday

8:15 am Worship Music Practice
9-10:00 am Sunday School (Infant/Child/Youth/Adult) (All Ages)
9:30 am Worship Music Practice
10:15 am Worship/Livestream/Continuing: I've Been Meaning to Ask
11:30 am Resource Fair/Technology
2-5 pm Swinderman Jazz Trio/Village Sq Wine
6:00 pm Youth Group

Coming Soon!

Youth-Adult Christmas Cantata Practice

11:30 am - 1:00 pm Sundays/Nov 6 - Dec 4
Final Rehearsal: Dec 6/Tue 6-7:30 pm
(Cantata Presented on Sunday/Dec 11 at 10:15 am Worship/Warm Up at 8:00 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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