$8,500 raised for Beacon House

Back in March we challenged ourselves to raise $5,000 in honor of our anniversary with the goal of helping Beacon House, an orphanage in Ghana, build the water system for their new campus.  The entire project will honor long-time CPC member and missionary Sue Barrow Schmidt.  On Sunday we announced

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Worship In The Park

Join First Presbyterian Church of Columbiana this Sunday, July 5, at Pavilion #4 in Firestone Park starting at 11:00 for a morning of worship, missions, fellowship, and fun plus a potluck lunch!  We will be focusing on our mission partnerships and will be joined by very special guests from Whispering

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Welcome to Characters Out Loud

Some new faces will soon be joining the First Presby family. At its May meeting, the Session approved a mission partnership agreement between First Presby and Characters Out Loud. Under the agreement, First Presby will provide Characters Out Loud with office and program space. In exchange, Characters Out Loud will

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A Chance to Dig Deeper

My friends at the Sisters of the Humility of Mary are offering a series of classes, workshops and mini-retreats at their mother house in Villa Maria, PA during the evenings June 22-25. Topics range from Art & Prayer to Candy Making to Labryinth Walking to Balloon Animal Making. Events start at

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A Huge Thank You

A huge thank you to everyone who made our 150th Anniversary Celebration such an amazing success. We had a great time on Saturday night catching up with old friends, viewing artifacts from the church’s history and sharing a great meal. We then gathered again on Sunday morning to thank God

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