Are you ready

for a new beginning?

Our church observed 200 years of worship and fellowship throughout  2016. We are proud of our church's history and invite you to join us as we start our next 200 years.

To find out what's new, visit our Upcoming Events and Calendar pages. The Upcoming Events page includes information about traveling to church during the Ironman Triathlon (June 4).

As the Associate Pastor Nominating Committee (APNC) is looking for our new Associate Pastor, they would like to hear from you. They would like input from the congregation as they consider a good fit for the needs of our church. Click here to tell us the top 5 leadership competencies that you think are important for this position.  For reference, you can see expanded definitions of the leadership competencies here. Thank you for your feedback!




Our Mission

Since 1816, First Presbyterian Church has served God and God’s people from the center of Raleigh. The congregation’s ongoing mission is stated in this description of our church: “A Christ-centered Downtown Church Committed to Knowing and Sharing His Love.”