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

February 10, 2019
Seven Churches:
Sardis: Wake Up


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

February 17, 2019

Seven Churches: Philadelphia: Opportunity

Revelation 3:7-13


Please join us at 8:30 a.m. in the Chapel with Communion or at 10:55 a.m. in the Sanctuary.  The Rev. Dr. Robert Shettler 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.

Sunday, February 24 – After both Worship Services (From 9:30 a.m. – 10:55 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.), representatives from Family Promise, Gainesville Community Ministries, Helping Hands Clinic, St. Francis House, and Christians Concerned for the Community will be available to give information and answer your questions in Gordon Hall about how to be part of what they are doing. We also encourage you to bring canned goods to donate to these organizations and / or one or more of the following items to help us fill Transition Baskets which are given to families as they move into their own places: Bath Towels, Deodorant, Hand Towels, Shampoo, Wash Cloth, Laundry Detergent, Toilet Paper (4 pack), Pack of Sponges, Roll of Paper Towels, Bathroom Cleaner, Hair Brush or Comb, Broom and Dust Pan, Bars of Soap, Notepaper, Liquid Hand Soap, Envelopes, Toothbrush and Toothpaste, and Pens.

Prayer Time - Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. in the Church Parlor: All are welcome to join us as we gather together to give thanks to the Lord and pray for each other, our church family, our community, and other needs. If you have questions, please contact Fred Lundy. May we be “a house of prayer” - Isaiah 56:7 and Matthew 21:13 

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.