We are committed to offering meaningful worship through inspired preaching and teaching and music. We encourage individuals to grow spiritually through active participation in fellowship and missions in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

About Us

First Presbyterian Church is an inviting, inclusive church, welcoming all who enter its doors.

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What We Believe

We believe that our salvation through Jesus Christ is God’s generous gift to us and not the result of our own accomplishments.

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First Presbyterian Church reaches out to others both at home and abroad.

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First Presbyterian is located at the corner of E Shotwell St and S Broad St in Bainbridge, GA.

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Latest News

  • Meet Our New Pastor Dr. Karl Kling and Wife SusanSeptember 25, 2016 - 9:14 pm

    Pastor Karl Kling began serving at First Presbyterian Church, Bainbridge on September 16th, 2016.  He has served churches in Sarasota Florida, Lancaster Pennsylvania, Oklahoma City, and Birmingham Alabama.  He is a graduate of Austin Seminary (Texas), Fuller Seminary (Los Angeles) and the Wharton Business School(Philadelphia).  The heart of his ministry is sharing with church members, […]

  • VBS: CAVE QUESTMay 26, 2016 - 11:37 am

    “CAVE QUEST: Ground kids in the rock-solid foundation of God’s love” Our annual Vacation Bible school will be June 5-8th from 5:45 pm -8:15 pm in our Fellowship Hall.  Children ages 3 through rising 6th grade are invited to join us for our quest!  Dinner is served every night–so come hungry for food & the […]

  • JOY Group’s Seis de Mayo PartyMay 15, 2016 - 11:25 am

    Our JOY Group (Just Older Youth) had a “Seis de Mayo” party  at the Shiver home on May 6th. Lots of laughter, Mexican food, and a great campfire were enjoyed by members of FPC who are 50 & older. This group meets semi-regullary as a way to build community, share fellowship, and have fun together.   […]

Upcoming Events

Fall Festival @Christmas Tree Farm

October 30 @ 5:00 am

Sunday School

October 30 @ 9:30 am


October 30 @ 10:30 am

Sunday School

November 6 @ 9:30 am

Communion Sunday

November 6 @ 10:30 am

God’s Healing and Wholeness

Pastor Karl encourages us to wake up and live, love, and serve the living Savior every day.

Jeremiah 29:4-7; Luke 17:11-19


Hope for the World

Pastor Karl shares the hope for the world.  The Good News is that the resurrected Lord is the center of all creation and he calls us to learn to love others as ourselves.


2 Timothy 1:8-10; Lamentations 3: 21-23

“In God We Trust”

Pastor Karl encourages us to come home.  Psalm 91 tells us where ever we are we have a safe place of refuge everyday and a place to be in God’s family.  Come home.

Psalm 91:1-16