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Irish Tenor Emmet Cahill performs March 20

A concert featuring Irish Tenor Emmet Cahill, formerly with Celtic Thunder, is scheduled for Tuesday, March 20 at 7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem (FPCB), 2344 Center Street. This is just one of the concerts on his 2018 U.S. tour which will include […]

February 26th, 2018|

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Installation of The Rev. J.C. Austin as Pastor on March 4

The Reverend J.C. Austin will be installed as pastor/head of staff of First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem (FPCB) on Sunday, March 4 at 3:00 p.m. The installation service will cap a year-long national search, headed by FPCB and Lehigh Presbytery’s Pastor […]

February 15th, 2018|

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Saint Thomas Boys Choir to perform on March 9

Photo courtesy of Karen McFarlane Artists, Inc.

The world-renowned Treble Choristers of the Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys, led by Daniel Hyde, will perform at First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem (FPCB), 2344 Center Street, as part of a concert tour in the Lehigh Valley. David B. Macbeth, Organist and Director of Music at FPCB, is pleased to announce that the world-famous choir will perform at the church on Friday, March 9 at 7:00 p.m. The choir has a legacy of transcendent music and is the leading ensemble of its kind in the Anglican choral tradition in the United States.

February 5th, 2018|

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Contemporary Service update

The Contemporary Service will be held at 9 AM in the Kirk Center Gym beginning this Sunday.

February 1st, 2018|

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This Sunday is SOUPer BOWL SUNDAY!

On February 4, we’re hosting a Souper Bowl of Caring lunch in Fellowship Hall right after traditional worship.  Bring your friends and family for a hearty meal of soup, salad, and grilled cheese sandwiches to support Northeast Ministries Food Bank. A free-will offering will be […]

January 29th, 2018|

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Register for Mission Trip to Summerton, South Carolina

The Helping Hands Care Team of Lehigh Presbytery is planning a mission work trip to South Carolina on April 14-21 to assist with the recovery efforts after heavy rains and flooding caused extensive damage to the churches and homes in that area. This will be […]

January 29th, 2018|

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FPCB and Pastor J.C. written about in Bill White’s blog (Morning Call)

Bill White attended FPCB last Sunday and observed first hand the “new era” at our beloved church. His remarks capture the optimism flooding throughout the sanctuary as long time members welcome back friends and new faces! Pastor J.C.’s sermon struck a chord with Bill White, too.

Read the whole blog post on the Morning Call […]

January 27th, 2018|

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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 […]

January 23rd, 2018|

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Contemporary Worship

Contemporary Worship service is on Sundays at 9 AM. The service is in the Kirk Center, but in the rotunda area on the second floor rather than in the gymnasium. While children are more than welcome in the service, childcare […]

January 22nd, 2018|

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Sunday School starts January 21

In addition to child care for infants and toddlers, we will begin offering a program for children, pre-k through grade 5, this Sunday, January 21 during the 10:30 AM service. These children will attend the first part of the service with their families and then […]

January 16th, 2018|

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