An invitation to discernment…

If you are someone who is trying to decide how to respond to the recent developments in the aftermath of the court ruling on the property of First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem, this message is to you. First and foremost, I want to invite you to a Town Hall meeting...

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Heart for Honduras Immersion Trip 2018

WHO: Adults and youth (having completed 10th grade by June 2018 and accompanied by a parent) are eligible to attend. WHAT: A one-week immersion trip to learn about economic, spiritual, educational, medical, governmental issues in Honduras by visiting homes, government officials, workplaces, health clinic, etc. Participants will interact with school...

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New Worship Schedule and Sunday School

Starting on January 14, 2018, our Sunday traditional worship service will be held at 10:30 am in the Sanctuary. Child care will be provided for infants and toddlers (ages 1-23 months) on Sunday. Beginning on January 21, pre-K through grade 5 will leave with the teachers for music and activities...

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NYC St. Thomas School Choir to visit in 2018

David Macbeth, Director of Music Ministries announces: It is with great excitement that I share the following news with you. First Presbyterian Church Bethlehem PCUSA will be the host congregation for a Lehigh Valley tour of the NYC St. Thomas School Choir from March 5-7, 2018! During this week there...

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Letter to the congregation

December 12, 2017 FROM:               Session of First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem PCUSA TO:                     Our members and friends RE:                     Ruling by Northampton County Court of Common Pleas President Judge Stephen Baratta on Property Ownership   Earlier today, Judge Baratta ruled on the question of exactly who controls the...

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