Worship Opportunities

Sunday Services:

8:30 a.m. Iona Chapel

10:55 a.m. Sanctuary

Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
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First Presbyterian Church

300 SW Second Avenue Gainesville, Florida  


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Live Online Service

(when available, Sundays at 10:55 a.m.)

To hear a replay of this or other services click here

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Sunday, October 4, 2015
Communion/Homebound Communion

The sermon title is Sermon on the Mount: Visible Transformation and the Scripture reference is Matthew 5:33-48. The Rev. Dr. Robert Shettler will be preaching. Please join us at 8:30 a.m. in the Chapel or at 10:55 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Communion will be served at both services. Nursery care is available from 9:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for families attending worship.

A live streaming audio of our worship service is available above; click the play button under Live Online Service to hear the service. You may listen to a replay of past services by following the appropriate link on the home page.

The television broadcast of our worship service will be on a one week delay each Sunday from 9-10 a.m. on WMYG Cox Channel 11, part of the GTN family of affiliates.

Fellowship Dinner: The Membership Committee invites you to a covered dish Fellowship Dinner on Thursday, October 1 in Gordon Hall. The social hour begins at 6 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. All are invited to bring a friend and a favorite dish to share!

Concert for a Cause: The University of Florida Symphony Orchestra conducted by Steven Thomas will present a concert at 4 p.m. this afternoon in the Sanctuary. The program includes the following: Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 (Randolph Lee – trumpet; Kristen Stoner – flute; Leslie Odom – oboe; Janna Lower – violin; Laura Ellis – harpsichord), Haydn: Symphony No. 88, and Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6.

PARKING Free parking is available in our big lot, in the grass lot just to the east of the big lot, and behind the Salon Syx building to the west of our lot. Free parking is also available with a parking pass from the city. A pass and a map of the available spaces is available at the church office. Using these alternate parking spaces first will leave our parking lot available for guests.

Dr. Robert Shettler, Pastor

Glorify God, Make Disciples and Meet Human Needs.
Acts 16:5 So the churches were strengthened in the faith and grew daily in numbers.

First Presbyterian Church 300 SW Second Avenue Gainesville, Florida 352-378-1527