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Welcome to First Presbyterian Church!

First Presbyterian Church, founded in 1890, is a congregation of the Gulf South Presbytery of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church located on the Gulf Coast in Pascagoula, Mississippi. It is our hope that you become personally acquainted with our church family. You'll find a diverse group of individuals with a common greeting for you: Welcome!

We invite you to visit us at 1819 Pascagoula Street and consider attending a worship service. If you have any questions or need help in any way, please feel free to contact us at You can also call us at 228-762-2824. Our weekday office hours are 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (closed Friday afternoons). We look forward to seeing you soon.
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We exist to glorify God, make disciples, and meet human needs. 
Celebrate His Glory!
1890 - 2015

Happenings at First Presbyterian Church

Women's Circle  4/14/15  (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM)
The women's Circle meets on 2nd Tuesdays in the Conference Room. Today they begin a study of "The Power of a Praying Woman" by Stormie Omartian. Books are available for $10. Bring your lunch. Contact Laura Cooley or the church office for more information.,

Tuesday Youth Bible Study  4/14/15  (6:30 PM - 8:00 PM)
Boys and Girls classes are studying Elisha.

Wednesday Supper & WBS  4/15/15  (5:15 PM - 6:00 PM)
Join your friends and family for supper followed by classes for all.

Adult Choir Rehearsal  4/15/15  (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
The choir continues preparations for Anniversary Sunday (11 pm, 5-26-15). Under the direction of Ric Sawyer, the choir and guest orchestra will CELEBRATE HIS GLORY in song.

BackPack Buddies  4/16/15  (10:00 AM)
Packing continues on Thursdays though out the school year. BackPack Buddies provides children from food-insecure homes with weekend meals during the school year. Contact Amy Brandenstein at 217-1073 for more information.

Discovery Class  4/19/15  (9:30 AM - 10:30 AM)
Pastor Matt Mitchell continues a 4-week class today for those who want to learn more about this church and may be interested in joining. The class will meet in Room 205.

Sunday School  4/19/15  (9:30 AM - 10:30 AM)
There are Sunday School classes designed to appeal to all. Find one today!

Adult Choir Rehearsal  4/19/15  (9:45 AM - 10:45 AM)
The Adult Choir rehearses this morning at 10 a.m.

Contemporary 125th Anniversary Worship Service  4/19/15  (11:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
The church celebrates its 125th Anniversary today with Contemporary Worship led by Jordy Searcy and friends in Schneider Hall. The Rev. Matt Mitchell will preach.

Contemporary worship at 8:30 a.m. resumes on May 3.

Dena McKee print  4/19/15  (12:00 PM)
Local artist, Dena McKee, has been commissioned to paint a picture of our church as part of our 125th anniversary celebrations. She will be here on Sundays April 26 following worship to sign numbered prints ($30/print).

Requiem  4/19/15  (3:00 PM)
Faure's REQUIEM will be performed in the Sanctuary by the Singing River Chorale under the direction of Mr. Doug Wall. All are invited.

Sunday Youth Groups  4/19/15  (4:00 PM - 7:30 PM)
Fifth and sixth graders meet at 4 pm and are studying the book of Daniel. Following supper, 7th through 12th graders meet at 5:30 pm to study Elijah.

Cursillo 4th Day  4/20/15
There are three Cursillo 4th Day meetings weekly. The first meets on Mondays at 10 a.m., the second on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. and the 3rd on Thursdays at 7 a.m. All meet in the Library. Call 762-2824 for more information.

Prayer Group  4/20/15  (9:00 AM)
All are invited to participate in this weekly hour of prayer that meets on Mondays in the Conference Room.

LEGACY Men's Conference  4/25/15  (8:30 AM - 1:30 PM)
Men of all ages (6th grade and up) are invited to talk about building, maintaining and leaving a legacy of faith to the next generation. Invite a friend and join us! There is no cost and breakfast and lunch are provided. The Rev. Dr. Chuck Neder will be the guest speaker for the event.

Choir Rehearsal with Orchestra  4/25/15  (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
The choir will rehearse with orchestra in the Sanctuary.

Traditional 125th Anniversary Worship Service  4/26/15  (11:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Today, our church celebrates its 125th anniversary with a single service in the Sanctuary. Ric Sawyer will lead the choir and guest orchestra in special music and the Rev. Dr. Chuck Neder will deliver the anniversary message.

Catered dinner on the grounds will follow.

Contemporary worship in Schneider Hall resumes next Sunday at 8:30 a.m.