Christmas pageant warms hearts

by FirstPresSTL

First Presbyterian’s first Christmas pageant in many years took place Sunday, with participation by many of the church’s younger and older youth. Watch the video on YouTube. 

Winter Patrol gets boost from local youth

by FirstPresSTL

Students at Wild Horse Elementary in the Rockwood School District made a very welcome gift to the First Presbyterian Winter Patrol when they collected items to be distributed to homeless people on cold winter nights. The effort was part of a program that helps youth “find their spark” or discover what motivates them. “Spark time” […]

MCU Public Meeting on Ferguson Report

by FirstPresSTL

Metropolitan Congregations United will host a meeting where they will ask area leaders to take on some of the Calls to Action in the Ferguson Commission Report. The more people in attendance that afternoon, the more likely it is that leaders will take action. Your presence alone will help move our region toward healing and […]

Blessed are the cheesemakers

by FirstPresSTL

Mark your calendars for Saturday, March 14 to join a group in the Dining Room kitchen to begin an adventure in cheesemaking. Details will follow, but please contact Max Ayers or Deb Wilder if you’re interested so we can procure the necessary supplies.

Come play in the garden!

by FirstPresSTL

The First Pres community garden, that is. We’re trying a new approach this spring. The church will use all of the community garden beds for single crops. Once produce is harvested from a bed it will either be available for sale after worship with proceeds benefiting a specific mission, or donated directly to the West […]