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820 Colonial Ave
Norfolk, VA, 23507
United States

(757) 625-1697

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Events Registration

Aug
7
12:00 PM12:00

Seniors First

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Wednesday, August 7 at 12noon.

Enjoy a luncheon while Lee Ann Rose from Shades of Our Past will do a reenactment of Victoria Woodhull, in commemoration of 100 years of women's suffrage. Woodhull was a leader in the women's suffrage movement, the first woman to open business on Wall St., the first woman to publish a newspaper, and the first woman to run for president. She was also quite a character!

RSVP here by Sunday, August 4 or on the Connection Card, or by calling 757-625-1697.2

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Aug
8
to Aug 11

Church Family Mission Camp

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Join us for a long weekend of service and worship with your FPC Family! This event is a great way to get involved and serve the community as a family.  Kids of all ages welcome.

We will serve the community of Harrisonburg together as a church family. Projects for all ages and skill level will be available. Costs below are all-inclusive and include food and lodging. Travel as a family at your own pace arriving by the afternoon of Thursday, August 8 and checking out after lunch on Sunday, August 11. Registration packets are available at the Welcome Desk.

Pricing per person: $175 Adult (ages 13+), $125 children (ages 6-12), $100 5 & Under*

Childcare Needed (children 5 and under)*
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Aug
22
6:30 PM18:30

Changing Tides: Gentrification

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Gentrification, or the process of redeveloping deteriorated urban areas to raise poverty values, is a highly-charged issue in our culture today. Join us for a conversation on this important topic and its implications in Norfolk and Hampton Roads. 

Learn more www.theurcnorfolk.com

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Aug
23
to Aug 24

Re-Connect Marriage Weekend

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Laugh and learn at our ReConnect Mini Marriage Retreat at FPC. Increase your intimacy, celebrate your commitment and revitalize your communication. This workshop is for couples in every stage of marriage. Register here for this dynamic weekend. The event will be Friday, August 23 from 6:30 - 9pm and Saturday from 9am - 12:30pm. $50.00/couple.

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Feb
18
to Feb 27

Holy Land Trip with Jim Wood

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Stroll the shores of the Sea of Galilee, pray at the walls of the original temple in Jerusalem, and reflect within the Garden of Gethsemane. Join Jim Wood for a travel experience that elevates your faith, nourishes your spirit & makes the Bible come alive. Space is limited. Contact emily@fpcnorfolk.org for details or to learn more!

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Jun
18
10:00 AM10:00

Town Hall Meeting - EVMS Advisory Board

Join the conversation! The EVMS Community Advisory Board is asking you to participate in town hall meetings to discuss the perceptions surrounding the culture of diversity, equity and inclusion within EVMS. Your voice is important! Plan on attending the town hall meeting here at First Presbyterian on June 18 from 10-11:30am. Or, attend the second session at the Kroc Center from 6-7:30pm.

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Jun
13
6:30 PM18:30

Christians in the Middle East forum

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Hear the unique perspective on the lives of Christians in Syria -- the challenges they face as well as the grace they encounter. Connect with our brothers and sisters in the Middle East and dive into the rich history of Christianity in its historic setting. Expand your knowledge and your faith by attending this event.

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Jun
7
11:00 AM11:00

Parade of Sails Viewing Party

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Watch the impressive fleet of tall ships, character vessels, sailing craft, antique and classic wooden boats, military vessels, tugs and more at our viewing party at the home of Emily Washington. Park in the garage on Duke Street. RSVP here. Email Lucy Gates for more information and address lucygates512@gmail.com.

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May
17
5:30 PM17:30

Movie Night at FPC

Lights, Camera...Popcorn! Join us for Wreck-It Ralph 2 - an adventure of a lifetime. Complimentary pizza dinner served at 5:30 and movie starts at 6 PM. Bring your friends and a lawn chair or blanket for a fun family night that everyone will enjoy!


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Apr
27
11:00 AM11:00

Dr. Katie Cannon Luncheon

Come celebrate the life of theologian Dr. Katie Geneva Cannon. The first African-American woman ordained in the United Presbyterian Church (USA), Dr. Cannon taught at Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, Virginia. She lectured nationally on theological and ethical topics and was the author or editor of numerous articles and seven books including  Katie’s Canon: Womanism and the Soul of the Black Community and Black Womanist Ethics .  Admission ticket: $30  Click  this link  to pay in advance online through SecureGive. Payments due no later than April 17th.  Please register by filling out the form.

Come celebrate the life of theologian Dr. Katie Geneva Cannon. The first African-American woman ordained in the United Presbyterian Church (USA), Dr. Cannon taught at Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, Virginia. She lectured nationally on theological and ethical topics and was the author or editor of numerous articles and seven books including Katie’s Canon: Womanism and the Soul of the Black Community and Black Womanist Ethics.

Admission ticket: $30

Click this link to pay in advance online through SecureGive. Payments due no later than April 17th.

Please register by filling out the form.

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Apr
18
6:00 PM18:00

Maundy Thursday Dinner and Service

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Thursday, April 19 at 6 PM in First Hall

Maundy Thursday, also known as Holy Thursday, is the name given to the day on which Jesus celebrated the Passover with His disciples, known as the Last Supper. Join us as we gather together and celebrate Christ’s presence at table. We will worship, share fellowship and communion. Dinner is served in the midst of this family friendly worship experience. Reservations for dinner and childcare can be made below.

Dinner Prices:
Adult - $10
Child (up to age 11) - $6

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Mar
24
5:00 PM17:00

Lean Into the Light

Come and lean into Christ’s light. Bring a candle and candleholder, as well as a plate of sweets or something savory, and enjoy a night of warm laughter, prayer, inspiration and great women. Childcare provided.

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Mar
23
9:00 AM09:00

Mission Possible

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Our all-church community service project will be held on Saturday, March 24 at Chosen for Completion (site of the former Cradock Presbyterian Church).

Join us for our 6th annual church-wide community service project at Chosen for Completion (former site of Cradock Presbyterian Church). We will be working alongside friend and partner Pastor Nate Griffin and his congregation to paint, organize, decorate and clean their facilities. There will be projects and activities for all ages and skill sets.

To join this mission and serve our community, fill out the below registration. Childcare and lunch will be provided. 

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Mar
6
5:15 PM17:15

Ash Wednesday

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As we begin our journey through the season of Lent, please join us for this reflective worship service. Dinner (optional) will begin at 5:15 PM in First Hall. We will be serving pork & chicken kabobs, rice pilaf, green beans roll, salad, and dessert. The service will begin at 6:00 PM in the Sanctuary. Register for dinner online.

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Feb
28
9:30 AM09:30

Seniors First - Mariners Museum

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“Sea History Come To Life” at America’s National Maritime Museum located at 100 Museum Drive, Newport News. Discover fascinating stories captured in the priceless artifacts that celebrate the spirit of the open sea. Explore small craft from around the world, view maritime art, handcrafted ship models and rare figureheads, and experience a 3D film in the Explorers Theater!

Registration Deadline is February 21 by Noon.

  • Admission: $1.00

  • Guided Tour: $2.50

  • 3D Movie (optional): $6.00

You are free to join us at the museum or take the church bus, which will depart FPC’s parking lot at 9:30am.

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Feb
22
to Feb 24

The Women's Retreat

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Registration Deadline: January 20, 2019.

The Retreat 2019 @ Hilton Garden Inn in Kitty Hawk, NC

Relax, unwind and spend some time with other FPC women at this year’s Women’s Retreat. Pack your comfy clothes and enjoy a reflective weekend with Susan Yates as we journey through a renewed understanding and vision to walk in the confidence of a God bigger than the challenges we face. 

BRING A FRIEND AND JOIN US THIS YEAR!

Susan Yates, our speaker, is a mom to five children and a grandmother to 21 and lives in Falls Church, VA. She has written 13 books, including Risky Faith, and speaks on the subjects of marriage and women’s issues. She’s a Tarheel, loves Monday Night Football, ACC basketball, shooting hoops with her grandsons, hiking and riding horseback and talking with girl friends.

REGISTER NOW! Deadline for registration January 20, 2019.

Pay for The Retreat by check (in the memo line write Women’s Retreat), at the kiosk in The Common, or click this link for Secure Give and choose click for purchase to pay online.

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Feb
10
to Apr 7

Dynamic Marriage

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Join us for this 9 week course that will help you discover how your marriage can thrive and be more fulfilling than you ever thought possible. You’ll learn how communication and behavior styles affect the way you and your spouse act & react to each other. This course makes a good marriage great, and a great marriage even better! Cost is $136.50 per couple for the class.

Learn more at the Dynamic Marriage table in the  breezeway after each service on Sundays. If you are interested in learning more, email valena@fpcnorfolk.org.

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Feb
6
to Feb 27

Wednesday Nights at FPC - Session 1

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Kids grades K-5 are invited to study the Heroes of the Bible! Register now for this exciting adventure. We hope to see you there!

Session 2: March 6 - April 10 Cost $15

SESSION 1 REGISTRATION:

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Feb
6
to Apr 17

Wednesday Night Dinner

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Cost: $8/adult & $5/child 12 and under (maximum $25/family). Be sure to register for Wednesday evening Children’s Programming here.

All meals include rolls and desserts.

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Jan
30
5:30 PM17:30

Family Game Night

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Kids ages 3 to 93 are invited for an evening of fun! Board games, card games, game-show games, & more...there’s something for everyone! A complimentary pizza dinner & refreshments will be served.

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Jan
27
to Feb 23

Forks & Fellowship

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Join us in February as we kick off an exciting new way to meet, greet and unwind with your faith family. Forks and Fellowship monthly gatherings will bring together small groups to enjoy conversation and build friendships while sharing a meal together. Whether you are a FPC newcomer or a long-timer, it’s a great way to get connected. For more information, contact Kacey at kacey@fpcnorfolk.org.

Sign up now!

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Jan
2
to Jan 30

Youth Summer Camp Chili Sale

Youth Summer Camp Chili Sale

Don't miss your chance to purchase Jim Wood's world famous chili and to support our youth! Orders will be taken January 13-27 and chili will be available for pick-up February 3 for your Superbowl Party! 

All proceeds will go towards the Youth Summer Camp.

Contact Jordan Crouthamel at jordan@fpcnorfolk.org for more information.

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Dec
16
5:00 PM17:00

Christmas Pageant & Potluck

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Invite your friends, family & neighbors and join us for an exciting holiday evening, as our children recount the story of “The First Christmas.” Help us start a new tradition, and bring your favorite holiday dish to share at this fun festive & potluck. Main course and dessert provided.

Sign up below so we know who and what you are bringing!

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Dec
1
to Dec 26

NEST at FPC

Get involved this Christmas season with NEST (Norfolk Emergency Shelter Team). Check out these three easy ways for you and your family to serve!

  1. VOLUNTEER WITH NEST - We will serve as an emergency shelter to 100 homeless men and women in our community from December 19-26. Please sign up to help with a shift and serve as a cook, greeter or monitor. 

    Sign up at the table in The Breezeway on Sunday mornings.

  2. SUPPLY TOILETRIES - Help us share Christ’s love with our NEST guests! These

    travel-sized items are needed: men’s deodorant, men’s shaving cream, mouthwash, men’s disposable razors, lip balm, travel pack tissues, washcloths, dental floss, combs. 

    Drop off at the NEST table throughout the holiday season.

  3. COAT & CLOTHING DRIVE - Help support the homeless and keep them warm and dry. Drop off new and gently used coats, men’s clothing and shoes in the bin by NEST sign up table. All sizes needed. 

    Drop off at the table in The Breezeway on Sunday mornings.

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Nov
20
to Dec 12

Christmas Pageant Registration for 3 & 4 Year Olds.

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Sign up now to have your preschooler participate in our annual Christmas pageant on Sunday, December 16 at 5:00pm. Rehearsals are on Wednesday evening, December 12, Saturday morning, December 15, and Sunday mornings during 9:30 Sunday School. Sign up below.

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Nov
17
8:00 AM08:00

Run For A Kenyan

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CORPORATE SPONSORSHIP

Tree of Lives provides medical relief, counseling, education, food, and housing in the fight against AIDS and abandonment in Africa. Our Holy Family Center AIDS clinic in Kenya treats over 5,000 patients. Our orphanage, Joy Children’s Village, is home to 60 previously abandoned and abused African children. It is for these 60 children that the Run for a Kenyan team will participate in the We Promise Foundation 5K.

To become a corporate sponsor, simply make a minimum donation of $1000 to Tree of Lives. INTERESTED IN GETTING INVOLVED? DONATE NOW.

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Nov
4
4:00 PM16:00

Organ Concert

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Join us for this amazing evening of music! Twenty-eight year-old concert organist Thomas Ospital, Organist at Saint-Eustache Church in Paris, home to the largest pipe organ in France will play at FPC. He is the Organist in Residence at the Radio France Concert Hall, an acoustical gem of a venue that seats over 1,400 people, Professor of Harmony at the Paris Conservatory, and winner of the 2012 and 2014 audience prize at the Chartre Competition. In 2012 he served as Young Artist in Residence at the Cathedral-Basilica of Saint-Louis King of France in New Orleans, Louisiana. Past performances have taken him throughout Europe including the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Greece, Germany, Switzerland, and Holland. Ospital will be in the United States on tour this Fall and will perform a solo organ concert in Norfolk. Free and open to the public.

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Oct
28
4:00 PM16:00

Harvest Festival

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Join us for our annual Harvest Festival. Bring a loot bag, invite your friends and wear your best not-so-scary costume! There will be trick-or-treating, games, petting zoo, face painting, glow in the dark dance party and more! Scott Wagoner, the magician, will perform at 4:50pm. Free admission. See you there!

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