God’s Gift to You – Upper Room

Today we celebrate Pentecost – the birthday of the church.  You know the famous story of the flames descending from heaven, and the faithful speaking in tongues.  This story took place 50 days after Jesus ascended into heaven, and marked a significant turning point in the history of the church.  But it still holds a unique relevance for […]

God’s Gift to You – Sanctuary

Today we celebrate Pentecost – the birthday of the church.  You know the famous story of the flames descending from heaven, and the faithful speaking in tongues.  This story took place 50 days after Jesus ascended into heaven, and marked a significant turning point in the history of the church.  But it still holds a unique relevance for […]

God’s Intertwining Story – Upper Room

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In the Sanctuary, we recognized our graduates on Baccalaureate Sunday.  In the Upper Room, Josh Imboden, Youth Director, shared the same message, which is appropriate for all of us, on the importance of choosing to be part of ‘God’s Intertwining Story.’ Josh pointed out that each of our lives tell a story, one that intertwines and interacts […]

God’s Intertwining Story – Sanctuary

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As we recognize our graduates on Baccalaureate Sunday, Josh Imboden, Youth Director, shared a message on the importance of choosing to be part of ‘God’s Intertwining Story.’ Josh pointed out that each of our lives tell a story, one that intertwines and interacts with many others as we get older.  Right from the beginning, we have the […]

Lest We Forget – Sanctuary

Today was both Memorial/Remembrance Sunday, and Rev. Emily Riley Campbell’s Candidating Service as FPCP’s membership prepared to vote on her nomination to the position of Senior Pastor of this church. We began by looking at the idea of Memorial or Remembrance Day, and remembering that freedom comes at a price, whether the freedom is gained […]

Chancel Choir Favorite Anthems – Sanctuary

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Join us in the joyful celebration of the past choir year as the Chancel Choir presents their favorite anthems of 2018-19.  Also included in this service is the PNC Candidate presentation. Rev. Emily Campbell has been nominated as our next Sr. Minister, pending congregational approval on Sunday, May 26th (following the 9:30am service) and Presbytery of Detroit’s approval in […]

Life Lessons: Lessons from Proverbs – Upper Room

During today’s service, we honored mothers on Mother’s Day as we looked at the book of Proverbs. Rev. Campbell shared some specific lessons we can all learn from the book of Proverbs – one of the 3 wisdom books (Proverbs, Ecclesiastes and Job). Several of today’s focused readings from Proverbs include advice on how to deal with […]

Life Lessons: Lessons from Proverbs – Sanctuary

During today’s service, we not only honored mothers on Mother’s Day, we also welcomed our 2018-19 Confirmation Class to membership in the church.  As part of this service, Rev. Campbell also shared some specific lessons we can all learn from the book of Proverbs – one of the 3 wisdom books (Proverbs, Ecclesiastes and Job). […]

Life Lessons from Ecclesiastes: Make It Count

Our new May sermon series of ‘Life Lessons from…’ focuses first on the book of Ecclesiastes.  It’s not the most uplifting of books, since it goes on and on about how everything is meaningless.  But if you dig in a little deeper, you discover that there is a very profound reason for this book.  Ecclesiastes is […]