December 8     Our Choir will present their annual Christmas Cantata – “Once Upon a Night” by Pepper Choplin.

 The world chases after the warmth, the joy and love that is known as the Christmas spirit. Join us as we share the words of Luke and his account of the ultimate story of love. Rediscover the story’s power and embody the miracle that happened. 

December 15    Sermon by titled “The Journey” by Dick Boswell.

Dick has served as Deacon and Ruling Elder at Lynchburg First Presbyterian Church. He trained as the first Confirmed lay Pastor and later Missional Lay Pastor in the Presbytery. 

December 22   Sermon by Rev. Margie Anderson, pastor at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Lynchburg, VA.

December 29     Sermon  titled “The Morning After” by Patrick Cherry.

Raised in South Boston, and grew up here at 1st Pres. He is currently the Pastor of Next Generation Ministries at Saxe Gotha Presbyterian Churchin Lexington, SC . We are excited to have him back visiting with us.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

We will gather together for our traditional Christmas Eve Candlelight service on Monday, December 24 at 7:30 pm.

Rich Henderson will be here to provide the service. Rich is a resident of Buffalo Junction, VA with his wife, Carol. Their home church is Clarksville Presbyterian; Rich is a Missional Commissioned Pastor with the Presbytery of the Peaks. Mark your calendars and plan to welcome Rich and Carol Henderson to our First Presbyterian Church.

Community Thanksgiving Service

Monday, November 25 at 7:00 PM. This year it will be held at Main Street Methodist Church, Sermon will be given by Rev. Garrett Bowman from First Baptist.

This is such a wonderful time of year. We all tend to be more thoughtful and our minds go to our many blessings and ways to show our gratitude. Come join the community at the combined Thanksgiving Service.

Pig Pickin’

– Our annual Pig Pickin’ is scheduled for next week, Sunday, November 17 at 5 pm. This is a great opportunity to invite friends and family members to join us for some great food, fun and fellowship. Mark your calendars now and be sure to join us for this wonderful Fall tradition!