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Stretch Your Dollars For B.O.B.S.

Stretch Your Dollars for Breakfast on Beech Street with our Spring Fundraiser! On Tuesday, May 7, 2019, B.O.B.S. is participating in the Community Foundation of Abilene’s third annual Abilene Gives ev…

Phoebe’s Friends

Phoebe’s Friends will finish the semester study and celebrate by having a salad luncheon on Monday, April 29, in the Minter Room.  This will be the last Monday Phoebe’s Friends will meet until the end…

Mowers Wanted

LOOKING FOR A FEW GOOD MEN (OR WOMEN) who will volunteer to be part of a mowing team for the grassy area surrounding the garden chapel. Each volunteer would mow once during the month.  We have two “go…

House Painting

WE’VE SCHEDULED A HOME TO BE PAINTED for a very  deserving couple (Mag and Lupe Villalobes at 2450 N. 18th St.)  Thursday, May 2 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  is a prep work day (paint scraping, caulki…

Wednesday Night

WEDNESDAY NIGHT FCPC’s Lenten Study, Practice Resurrection will continue this Wednesday with an optional dinner at 5:45. The study will begin at 6:30. The study  examines the book of Ephesians and how…

Parents Night Out

Parents’ Night Out offers childcare for children through the 5th grade on the second and fourth Friday of each month from 6 to 9 pm.  Dinner is provided for $3 per child.  To sign up, contact Kori in…

National Day of Prayer Breakfast

A NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER BREAKFAST will be held at Hardin-Simmons University on Thursday, May 2 from 7:30 to 9 a.m.    This event is underwritten by BCFS Health & Human Services in partnership wit…

Gifts for Romania

EVERYONE LOVES A GIFT! NOROC is collecting some items to send to our Romanian grannies and teen girls.  Please consider donating cosmetics, soaps, cosmetic travel bags, small samples of cosmetics or p…

Marker Recycling

Recycling Colored Markers Please bring any dried up, old markers and we will send them back to Crayola to be recycled and reused. They can be any brand.  There will be boxes in the children’s Sunday S…

Confirmation Retreat

Confirmation Retreat There will be some fun and exciting changes to Confirmation at FCPC this year! We will have a two-day retreat for our confirmands that includes time for study, reflection, a coupl…

Buffalo Gap Camp

Buffalo Gap Camp is coming! Registration will be open soon. For now, save these dates: Staff Training:                 June 9-12 Mini Camp:                     June 11-14 Elementary:                  …

Save the Date for VBS!

Save the date for Vacation Bible School at FCPC!  This year, we’ll be doing a weekend VBS on July 20-21 using the Yee-Haw Weekend curriculum.  It’ll be a real hoedown, so make sure and corral it into…

Knitting and Crochet

Our Knit and Crochet group welcomes you to stop by any Wednesday between 10 a.m. and noon. If you’ve ever wanted to learn to knit or crochet, this is a great group to show you how. Yarn and needles ar…

Breakfast on Beech Street

BREAKFAST ON BEECH STREET B.O.B.S. keeps on serving! In March 1220 guests received breakfasts and 1902 sandwiches were put in sack lunches. If you want to be part of a FCPC Thursday team, please call…

A Letter from Clell Wright

From Clell Wright, Director of Music: It is with deep sadness that I must tender my resignation as Director of Music at First Central Presbyterian Church, effective July 1, 2019.  Deep cuts at Hardin-…

Sanctuary and Foyer Flowers

SANCTUARY AND FOYER FLOWERS are a lovely way to provide a memorial or honorarium for someone special.  The cost is $80 and the flowers may be taken home after the Sunday services or you may choose to…

Food Pantry News

Dear Friends of the Frances Buzard Presbyterian Food Pantry, thank you so much for your generous donations of tooth paste, tooth brushes, and Toilet paper during the month of March. You could help us…

Stewardship 2019

“Sowing Seeds of Hope” is our stewardship emphasis for 2019. We have recently distributed our “estimate of giving” cards. We hope that you will seriously consider your estimated projection for the new…

Garden News

HONOR SOMEONE YOU LOVE with a personalized brick in the meditation garden. The bricks will be used to create a path that will lead past the waterfall and pergola on your way to the gazebo. “What water…

Young Adult Bible Study

Young Adult Thursday night BIBLE STUDY group Join us  at 7 pm this Thursday at the home of Vance Cooksey, 2209 Shoreline Drive.  We begin with a study and end with snacks! This is a very healthy face-…