Prayers for Freedom

As part of hosting Eyes of Freedom, First Presbyterian is creating space for those who wish to remember in prayer family members, loved ones or friends who either lost their lives in combat or who carry with them the scars of battle. Prayers for Freedom Worship Service Sunday, September 13

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Eyes of Freedom Memorial

Here’s all the details about the Eyes of Freedom Memorial at First Presby September 9 – 12 What is it? A series of life size portraits by Ohio artist Anita Miller memorializing 22 Marines from Ohio’s Lima Company who were killed in Iraq in 2005.  Learn more about the memorial.  In

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Letting in Fresh Air

A year ago last June, when I met the congregation for the first time, my sermon contained the following line: So we will begin opening up the doors and cracking the windows. We will let the wind in… At the time, I meant it as a metaphor.  I also didn’t

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Keeping Pastor Young

On Tuesday of last week I got to hang out in Firestone Park and get hit with water balloons, get stuck in an obstacle course and play corn hole. Saturday we piled into cars and traveled to southern Columbiana County to visit with our friends at Youth With A Purpose.

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$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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