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A Season for Singing – Week 4

One of the hymns that we will sing on Sunday, Dec. 18 will be “Once in Royal David’s City,” written by Cecil Frances Alexander (1818-1848) in 1848. Mrs. Alexander’s goal was to write hymns for children to illustrate the catechism…

Winter Retreat 2017

Winter Retreat for Middle & High School students will take place January 27-29 at Lake Aurora Camp. The keynote speaker is Russell Jeffrey and the band is Overflow. The cost is $99.00. All registration and release forms are available here or…

A Season for Singing – Week 3

One of the Christmas hymns we will be singing this Sunday (December 11) is “Angel’s We Have Heard on High.” The text is from a French carol, believed to date back to the eighteenth century. The English translation was by…

A Season for Singing – Week 2

Advent and Christmas are together a wonderful season of worship in the Church. The singing of Advent hymns and Christmas carols is a particularly enjoyable tradition. This year, Vince and I thought it would be good to highlight one hymn…

A Season for Singing – Week 1

Advent and Christmas are together a wonderful season of worship in the Church. The singing of Advent hymns and Christmas carols is a particularly enjoyable tradition. This year, Vince and I thought it would be good to highlight one hymn…

Children’s Ministries Coordinator

We are pleased to announce a new member of the First Presbyterian Church of Lake Wales staff. Suzie Hershberger, long-time member and children’s ministry volunteer, has been hired as our part-time Children’s Ministries Coordinator. Suzie will officially start work on…