We believe God has called us to Grow in the love of Christ, Share that Good News, and Serve the world. We offer ongoing, as well as seasonal, programs for all ages — each designed with this call in mind. Find out more about our ministries/programs and how you can connect with First Presbyterian Church here: 

Coronavirus Response

In response to the Coronavirus, and recent closures of schools and businesses, many people in our county need assistance. Click HERE to find out more… 

2020 Lenten Mission Focus

Click HERE to find out how you can help support the Las Manos de Cristo Clinic that serves the Tzeltal people in Chiapas, Mexico. 

Ash Wednesday

Looking ahead to the Season of Lent… 
Join us on Wednesday, February 26, for “Breakfast for Dinner” at 5:15pm and for the Ash Wednesday Service at 6:30pm.

Ordination and Installation Sunday

Join us on Sunday, February 9 at 9:30am for Sunday School, followed by one combined worship service at 10:30am to ordain and install and our new officers.


Join us for the Winter / Spring semester… 01/29/20– 03/25/2020
DINNER 5:15pm CLASSES 6:15-7:30pm

Chili Cook Off

Invite a friend and come enjoy tasting special chili recipes while getting to know others and finding out ways you could possibly “get plugged in” at FPC. Wednesday, January 22 at 5:15pm

Red Cross Blood Drive

THURSDAY, January 23, 2:00pm – 6:30pm
Call Jennifer at 828-264-3906 to make a reservation.

Lessons and Carols

This Sunday, December 15, during worship, the Word of God will be presented through song. At 8:45am, the First Light Band will lead us in Lessons and Carols, and at our 11:00am Traditional Service the Watauga High School Honors Ensemble and Women’s Choir will lead us under the direction of our very own, Brandon Winbush. What a blessing this will be for all of us!

Christmas Eve

You are invited to join us for worship on Christmas Eve at 5:30pm, to celebrate with the angels that Jesus Christ has been born for us all! We invite our younger children to dress up as angels, shepherds, and stable animals as they participate in the retelling of the Christmas story. Together we offer our praise and adoration to the Newborn King who comes to save us from our sin! Glory to God!