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

  • 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.   […]

  • Kids Against Hunger Packing PartyMay 10, 2016 - 10:18 am

    Three hours.  48 people.  $2,765 raised.  42 packed boxes full of 9,072 high-protein meals packed.     On Saturday, May 7th, we had a tremendously successful packing party for Kids Against Hunger.  With lots of laughter and joy, we worked hard to feed Jesus’ sheep around the world.   Our meals will be sent off to […]

Upcoming Events

Sunday School

May 29 @ 9:30 am


May 29 @ 10:30 am

Office Closed for Memorial Day

May 30

Sunday School

June 5 @ 9:30 am

Communion Sunday

June 5 @ 10:30 am

What’s In a Story

The Rev. Bethany Jessop reminds us that we each have a story–rooted in the transforming love and justice of Jesus–and we are to both remember our stories and share them.

Galatians 3:23-29

The Second Revolution

The Rev. Dr. John Lown shares about the two revolutions that have changed the world–the first being the first farmer, and the second being Jesus.  How do we respond to these revolutions today?


John 12:23-33

Certain Women

The Rev. Dr. John Lown shares this Mother’s Day sermon reminding us of the value of having women serve God, using their natural and spiritual gifts for God’s service, for when they have responded in faithful obedience, their service has been blessed with fruitfulness.


Luke 24:44-53 & Acts 1:12-14