News Articles

This page displays a list of news about happenings with First Presbyterian Church.  See the "Event-Calendar" pages for information about events for which you may attend.


12/4/2022      Jim Adams Obituary

James “Jim” K. Adams, 87 of The Woodlands, Texas died Saturday, December 3, 2022, with family by his side. Jim was born on May 29, 1935, in Reevesville, Ill to Charles and Edna (Choate) Adams. Jim married the love of his life Jo Anne Phillips on June 6, 1959. The Read More

12/4/2022      “Prepare”: Sermon 12/4/2022

Pastor Debbie Spangler View/download the e-Bulletin for this service here. This sermon can be viewed by clicking here. Second Sunday of Advent Sermon Text: Matthew 3: 1-12 Yesterday I was busy rushing around preparing food and gifts for a Christmas party with friends. This time of year we are all Read More

11/27/2022      “Peace”: Sermon 11/27/2022

Pastor Debbie Spangler View/download the e-Bulletin for this service here. This sermon can be viewed by clicking here. First Sunday of Advent Sermon Texts: Isaiah 2:1-5, Psalm 122 Our Scripture readings in Advent direct us to make preparations in our hearts and in our lives for a stronger relationship with Read More

11/23/2022      Christmas Season Music

We will be celebrating Christmas with several musical events (including worship) during the month. Please join us. Read More

11/16/2022      Dave Mentink Obituary

David “Dave” Mentink, 79, of Denton, Texas, passed away on November 13, 2022. Dave was born to Edwin and Vera Mentink of Cedar Grove, Wisconsin. He graduated from Cedar Grove High School and enlisted into the U.S. Navy Reserves. During two years of active duty, his orders took him to Read More

10/25/2022      2022 Advent Devotional - “Be Born In Us Today”

As we look toward the physical birth of our Savior, Jesus, we are reminded in these devotions for Advent by Chad Bird that Christ is born in us spiritually today and every day. He enters into us daily to strengthen and support us, save us and renew us. We are Read More

8/31/2022      Women's 2022-2023 Circle Bible Study

Celebrating Sabbath: Accepting God’s Gift of Rest and Delight. In the nine lessons of this Bible study—with passages from Genesis, Exodus, Deuteronomy, Isaiah, Matthew, Luke, and Acts—we’ll consider Sabbath as a celebration, not a day of dreary formality as God’s intent for all of creation that includes busy women too Read More

8/7/2022      Grief Share Support Group

How GriefShare works GriefShare seminars and support groups are led by people who understand what you are going through and want to help. You’ll gain access to valuable GriefShare resources to help you recover from your loss and look forward to rebuilding your life. There are thousands of GriefShare grief Read More

5/23/2022      Live Streaming on YouTube

We have created a YouTube channel and will soon be live streaming Sunday Services there. You can find the channel here. The first video uploaded is the ground breaking in 2004. Read More

1/4/2022      Bob Norton Obituary

BOB L. NORTON, D.D.S. Bobby Lee Norton, 92, of Denton, passed into his eternal home on January 1, 2022. He was born March 20, 1929 in Plano, Texas to Alma Rogers Norton and Madison W. Norton. The family moved to Dallas when Bob was a youngster and he was a Read More