Community

Grace House Work Day – September 29, 2022

Be The Hands of Christ The Kingsport Homeless Ministry under the project management of C. Don Royston is renovating Grace House in the 700 block of Sullivan Street.  There are demolition projects FPC members can accomplish on Thursday, September 29, beginning at 8:30 a.m.  Bottled water is available.  Bring your own lunch.  Bring demolition work tools or simply come willing to help.  Lightweight masks are provided.  So that a supervisor will be on site that day, please contact Gary Tucker in advance…

FPC Volunteers to Work at Second Harvest Food Bank on September 21, 2022

Please join us for another day of service at Second Harvest Food Bank on September 21, 2022. Thousands of people depend upon Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee for food, and Second Harvest depends upon generous volunteers like us from First Presbyterian Church to help get food distributed. For those with plenty, a bag of instant oatmeal is small. For those with little, a bag of oatmeal is a daily essential. FPC volunteers contributed 50 hours of time in July that led…

FPC Volunteers Work at Second Harvest Food Bank on July 20, 2022

We had so much fun yesterday! The combined efforts of 23 different FPC members resulted in an amazing total of 675 food bags for Seniors in our area. We had 18 people work the morning session and 9 people work in the afternoon (some worked both times). From Rene Gallardo, Volunteer Coordinator “I cannot thank you and your group enough for the wonderful work they did.  Through the efforts of your group, 675 Senior Bags were completed.  It was amazing…

Second Harvest Food Bank FPC Member Volunteer Opportunity – July 20, 2022

Please join the Outreach Committee and other FPC volunteers on July 20, 2022, atSecond Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee located at 1020 Jericho Drive,Kingsport, TN 37663. This is near Westridge High School and is the former location ofKingsport Sam’s Club. We will be standing in assembly lines to place food items intobags and boxes for “Food for Kids Backpack” or “Summer Food Service” Programs.We have two options for volunteer hours: morning between 10am & noon, andafternoon between 1:00 and…

INVITE SOMEONE TO JOIN YOU AT FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH-KINGSPORT

INVITE SOMEONE TO JOIN YOU AT FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH-KINGSPORT Attractive, oversized postcards have been developed to make it easy for you to send a brief, personalized message to a new neighbor or anyone you think could benefit from a visit to First Presbyterian Church, to join us in FELLOWSHIP, WORSHIP, STUDY, SERVICE. Postcards will be on the round table in the church foyer for you to address, sign with a friendly invitation and mail. This is a great way you…