February 18, 2020

On February 2nd, 2020, our youth group hosted The Souper Bowl of Caring.  They prepared the soups, sandwiches, and prepped the fellowship hall with fun decorations.  In efforts to bring people together and raise money for The Corner Table and ECCCM.  The youth cleaned...

September 4, 2019

This summer our High School Youth traveled to Montreat for a week of Learning to LET LOVE LEAD!  Here our youth share their experiences in their own words.

Montreat is something that I look forward to each year and is always the highlight of my summer. One thing that I...

July 16, 2019

Raleigh Youth  Mission Team of 5 youth and 2 adults traveled to Raleigh the week of June 23-28th to participate in various types of ministries in the area.    Raleigh Youth Mission (RYM) coordinated the mission immersion experience for the mission team. This year’s the...

July 11, 2019

Twelve youth and five adults from our church recently traveled to Eastern Tennessee to help refurbish homes for needy families.

The group stayed at the Cedar Creek Presbyterian Church Mission Center near Greeneville and worked to repair the porch railing of Cedar Creek...

June 6, 2019

This past Sunday was Graduation Sunday at our church.  We had 6 high school graduates recognized and 5 college graduates recognized.  Our high school graduates were an extraordinary group of young men and women who have bright futures ahead of them.  These seniors were...

May 29, 2019

This past Sunday we dedicated our new prayer garden on the property where the Deal House use to stand.  This project was spearheaded by our soon to be Eagle Scout and High School graduate, Elliott Lewis. 

This was truly a church wide supported event.  The prayer ga...

May 20, 2019

Sunday, May 19th, 2019 our Mini Youth group travelled to Emerald Hollow Mine to discover treasure.  We had 19 people go on this outing and each person had a blast finding all sorts of buried treasures.  From ages 10 months and up fun was had by all.  After grabbing lun...

This past Sunday our church was blessed by our youth group who lead both services.  They provided the lay leading, music, sermon, sound, ushering, and Time for Young Disciples


Along with the youth leading service we welcomed Payton Nolley and Sarah Butterfield a...

April 8, 2019

First Presbyterian Church -Newton Middle and High School Youth will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, April 14th in the high school youth room.  Breakfast will be provided by the Christian Education Committee followed by the hunt.  If the weather is rainy or col...

Fifty-two youth and adults from Western North Carolina Presbyterian Churches of USA were hosted by First Presbyterian Church in Newton the weekend of March 15-16th for WNC Presbytery High School Mission Retreat.  Members from Gastonia, Black Mountain, Hickory, Ashevill...

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First Presbyterian Church was organized in 1858, Members of First Presbyterian marked their 150th anniversary on June 13, 2008. 2019 marks the church's 161st year in the community. 




701 North Main Avenue

 Newton, NC 28658

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