First Press Newsletter

NOTEworthy: Magnificat in D

Magnificat in D Herbert Brewer I find the week before First Presbyterian Church’s “Big Music Sunday” (someone help me rebrand that!) to feel the most like Advent out of any Sunday of the season. It is a week filled with anticipation and stress, tangled in a giant web...

Alternative Christmas Giving

Give the gift that reflects the true meaning of Christmas. Your gift will be used to help those in need. Honor the special people on your Christmas gift list by making a donation to the Friendship Fund at First Presbyterian Church of Raleigh. Having assisted families...

Adult Fellowship Trip to Southern Supreme

Travel with other adults of the church to Southern Supreme for their famous fruitcake! We will have a jingle bell time getting to and from Bear Creek! The FPC church van will be heading to Southern Supreme Fruitcake & More on Thursday, December 16. Space is...

Advent Worship & Special Music

1st Sunday of Advent November 28 11:00 am Worship Service Offertory: “Lo, How a Rose/The Rose” Craig Hella Johnson Soloists: Sofia Leander, Margaret Lucas, Casey Eaton Chancel Choir; Andy Eaton, Director of Music 2nd Sunday of Advent December 5 11:00 am Worship...

PW Christmas Special Giving Project

Pride for Parents Christmas Store provides low-income parents in need of financial assistance a way to purchase new, unwrapped, and very gently used toys and other gifts for children of all ages. Everyone is invited to participate by donating toys and clothes...

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