Worship Opportunities

Sunday Services:

8:30 a.m. Iona Chapel

10:55 a.m. Sanctuary

Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Future Sermons
Past Sermons

First Presbyterian Church

300 SW Second Ave

Gainesville FL 32601

(352) 378-1527













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Live Online Service

Our next broadcast will be Sunday @ 10:55 a.m.

To hear a replay of this or other services click here

Watch our latest video

March 17, 2019
I AM: The Light


Watch the full service >   Watch on YouTube     Sermon Only > Watch on YouTube

March 24, 2019

I AM: The Good Shepherd

John 10:11-18


Please join us at 8:30 a.m. in the Chapel or at 10:55 a.m. in the Sanctuary.  Scott Stuart will be preaching. Nursery care is available from 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. for families attending worship.


The television broadcast of our worship service will be on a one week delay each Sunday from 10-11 a.m. on WMYG Cox Channel 11, part of the GTN family of affiliates. Live streaming audio of our worship service is available on our website www.1stpc.org; click the play button under Live Online Service.

Scholarship Application forms 2019-2020 scholarships are available by email at business@1stpc.org or in the church office. The deadline for submission of the application, transcripts, and two letters of recommendation is Friday, March 22, 2019.


Disaster Relief Day Trip to Marianna, Florida – Saturday, March 23:

6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Please pray for the team traveling Saturday to partner with First Presbyterian Church in Marianna to do some work for those affected in that area as a result of Hurricane Michael.

Nic-to-Go: Plan now for a pulled pork and bun, creole cabbage salad, and macaroni and cheese dinner after church Sunday, March 24. Tables will be set up to eat in or you can take your dinners to go. The suggested donation to benefit the Nicaragua Mission Trip is $7.50. Please order your dinner by calling the church office at 378-1527 or emailing Bev Vloedman at dvloedman@aol.com.


Suggested Reading for Lent: Because of This I Rejoice: Reading Philippians During Lent by Max O. Vincent.

Free parking is available in our big lot on Second Avenue, in the grass lot just to the east of the big lot, and behind the Salon Syx building to the west of our lot. 


Available by clicking the play button under Live Online Service above.

The worship service is on a one week delay each Sunday from 10-11 a.m. on WMYG Cox Channel 11.
Part of the GTN family of affiliates.





Rev. Dr. Robert Shettler, Pastor

Glorify God, Make Disciples of Jesus Christ, and Meet Human Needs.

Acts 16:5 So the churches were strengthened in the faith and grew daily in numbers.