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Prayer Focus: Fellowship of Believers

THIS WEEK’S PRAYER FOCUS: The church is a fellowship of believers, a communion of saints. In our individually oriented society we tend to miss so much of the corporate nature of the Christian life. Pray throughout the week for God to give you a greater understanding of and appreciation for ...

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Sanctuary Flowers

The flowers in the sanctuary display the glory of God in His creation and add beauty to our worship each week.  We would welcome live floral donations for any Sunday in August. If you would like to donate flowers for a Sunday service please call John Miller at 863-221-0203 or ...

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Mega Sports Camp: Epic Thank You!

Mega Sports Camp and our Mini Sports Camp was a big success once again this summer! Thank you to EVERYONE that volunteered their time and talents to help spread Gods love and word to many children in our church as well as the community. Without our wonderful volunteers,80 children would ...

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Disaster Relief Fund

A Disaster Relief Fund has been set up for the flood victims in West Virginia and Virginia through the Associate Reformed Presbyterial Synod Office. Some ARP Churches and families in that area have been affected. You may send your check to the ARP Center, 1 Cleveland St., Ste. 110, Greenville, ...

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The vision of the First Presbyterian Church of Lake Wales is to be a Christ-centered fellowship of believers, devoted to glorifying God through true worship, personal evangelism, discipleship, and servanthood.

First Pres News

  • Humility and Exaltation – James 4:1-12 July 25, 2016      In last week’s passage we looked at the natures of false wisdom and true wisdom. James pointed out the bitter jealousy and selfish ambition that is characteristic of those who practice false wisdom. In contrast, he pointed to the beautiful lifestyle of those who live a truly wise existence that is “pure…peaceable, gentle, ...
  • Next Week’s Sermon July 25, 2016 Next week’s sermon: Boast No More based on James 4:13-17.
  • Giving Statements Available July 25, 2016 Second quarter Giving Statements are available for pick up in the Parlor. Please pick yours up today.  It would be most helpful to the office staff if members would use their assigned numbered giving envelopes and completely fill them out. Also, a reminder that any monies not designated for a specific use will go into ...
  • Lost Bible July 25, 2016 Nancy Ayers is looking for her granddaughter’s bible.  She believes it was left in the Children’s area downstairs.  Landon’s name is engraved on the front.  If you know anything about the whereabouts of this bible, please contact Nancy Ayers.
  • Next Week’s Sermon July 18, 2016 Next week’s sermon: Humility and Exaltation based on James 4:1-12.-18.
  • Sanctuary Flowers July 18, 2016 The flowers in the sanctuary display the glory of God in His creation and add beauty to our worship each week.  We would welcome live floral donations for any Sunday in August. If you would like to donate flowers for a Sunday service please call John Miller at 863-221-0203 or e-mail John at jcmiii24@hotmail.com.  
  • Mega Sports Camp: Epic Thank You! July 18, 2016 Mega Sports Camp and our Mini Sports Camp was a big success once again this summer! Thank you to EVERYONE that volunteered their time and talents to help spread Gods love and word to many children in our church as well as the community. Without our wonderful volunteers,80 children would not have had this great ...
  • The Nature of Wisdom – James 3:13-18 July 18, 2016      Proverbs 16:25 reads, “There is a way that seems right to a man, but it’s end is death.” Jesus illustrated the same principle with His story of the wise man who built his house upon the rock, contrasted with the foolish man who built his house upon the sand. When the rains came ...
  • Prayer Focus: Being Christ Centered July 18, 2016 Consider this week the Gospel theme of being Christ-centered in all that we do. Ask the Lord to show you the ways in which you put yourself first. Confess this and by His grace turn from your selfishness. Praise Him for the freedom that is ours in Christ alone and ask Him to show you ...
  • Next Week’s Sermon July 10, 2016 Next week’s sermon: The Nature of Wisdom based on James 3:13-18.

World Witness

The vision of the First Presbyterian Church of Lake Wales is to be a Christ-centered fellowship of believers, devoted to glorifying God through true worship, personal evangelism, discipleship, and servanthood.