150th Anniversary Celebration
2015 represents First Presby’s 150th year ministering in the Columbiana community.

Banquet and Heritage Sunday Worship
May 2-3, 2015

Listen to Pastor Fritz’s Heritage Sunday sermon

Gospel Concert and Strawberry Festival
Featuring Wellsville OH based Homeward Bound
June 7, 2015 @ 6:00 pm

The Eyes of Freedom – The Lima Company Memorial
September 10-12, 2015
The Eyes of Freedom celebrates the sacrifice of 26 Marines from the Ohio National Guard’s Lima Company who died during the war in Iraq.  This traveling memorial features full sized portraits of the fallen Marines.  Presented in partnership with the Columbiana American Legion.  Sponsored by R&L Carriers.

Eyes of Freedom website

Anniversary Mission Partnership
As it celebrates 150 years, First Presby is honoring long time missionary Sue Schmidt by building a new water system for Beacon House, an orphanage in Ghana.  The system, including wells, cisterns, pumps and a water tower will provide Beacon House with a reliable source of clean drinking water.

Beacon house website

Sunday School
Every Sunday @ 9:00
Sunday school classed meet regularly for adults and elementary aged children.  A middle school class meets as scheduling permits. New students always welcome.

Thursday Night Dinners
Third Thursday of the Month @ 5:30 pm
A simple supper served in good company.  Reservations are suggested; donations appreciated.  Take out and home deliveries available.  To make a reservation, contact the church office.

 Prayer Quilts
Third Monday of Month @ 10:00 am
(Contact church office to ensure monthly meeting is on prior to attending.)
Our quilters design and stitch small quilts for individuals going through major life transitions – (birth, sickness, relocation, death).  The congregation then knots each quilt, with each knot representing a prayer.  All level of quitters, from experienced to beginner are welcome.  To request a quilt, email the church office.

Funeral Dinners
First Presby has a long tradition of providing the families of those who have passed a place to gather following funerals and memorial services.  The woman of the church provide a simple lunch or dinner and families are welcome to sit, eat and fellowship in an unrushed environment.  Funeral Dinners are available for the families of church members and non-members alike; and the service does not have to be held in the church.  A $5 pp donation is suggested but not required. Contact the church office for more information.

 Presbyterian Women
The women of the church meet regularly to engage in fellowship, Bible study and mission.  Contact church office for meeting schedule.

Bible Studies
First Presby has two ongoing Bible study groups.  Both welcome new participants.

Tuesday Morning Group
Tuesday mornings @ 10:00; Meets at the church

Tuesday Evening Group
Tuesday evenings @ 7:00; Meets in private home – contact church office for more information.