Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Noon Service: Join us in the Chapel, 12:00-12:45pm to mark the beginning of the Lenten season with this brief, family-friendly worship service that will include the imposition of ashes. Nursery provided for infants through 4K.

Evening Service: Join us in the Chapel, 6:30-7:15pm to mark the beginning of the Lenten season with this brief, family-friendly worship service that will include the imposition of ashes. Nursery provided for infants through 4K.


Palm Sunday

Sunday, March 25, 2018

On Palm Sunday we will join with the Episcopal Church of the Advent for a “Blessing of the Palms”. Come to Montgomery Commons at 10:40am for a brief service (Montgomery Commons is bordered by the Advent, the Mary Black Foundation, First Presbyterian, and the Piedmont Club).

Palm Procession
8:45 Sanctuary: You will receive palms as you enter the Sanctuary. Please be seated. There will be a procession during the service.
11:00 Sanctuary: After the service in Montgomery Commons (10:40am), there will be a Palm Procession, with a real donkey, up to the Sanctuary.

Palms will be provided by the Sanctuary Guild at all worship services.


Communion Service at White Oak Estates

Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 4:00pm // White Oak Estates
Join First Presbyterian for our annual Lenten Communion Service at White Oak Estates (400 Webber Road, Spartanburg), held in the Dining Room of the Nursing Center. All who have a family member or friend in any of the facilities at White Oak are encouraged to attend with their loved one.


Maundy Thursday Service

Thursday, March 29, 2018, 7:30pm // Sanctuary
Our Maundy Thursday Service is a one-hour service of sharing in the Last Supper. Nursery provided for ages 6 weeks to 3 years.


Good Friday

Friday, March 30, 2018, 12:10-12:50 pm // Sanctuary
The Good Friday service is an annual tradition at First Presbyterian. It features scripture, hymns, and music by the Chancel Choir. Nursery provided for ages 6 weeks to 3 years.


Easter

Sunday, April 1, 2018

Cross of Flowers / / Front Lawm
The Cross of Flowers is an annual First Pres Easter event. Members and guests are invited to place flowers in the rough-hewn cross, which is erected by the Sanctuary Guild on the Lawn of the church, as they come to worship on Easter. This cross, full of spring flowers, represents the new life we receive through Christ's resurrection.

Worship / / MorningSong and Sanctuary