Resources on FPC Yazoo City

The Christian and Technology

By Charlie Wingard · January 15, 2020 · 0 Comments
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Dr. John V. Fesko will present a six-week series on “The Christian and Technology” at First Presbyterian Church of Yazoo City. Dinner is served at 6:00, followed by Dr. Fesko at 6:30. Schedule 1/29: Screens 2/5: Social Media 2/12: The Automobile 2/19: The Book 2/26: Unfettered Access to Evil 3/4: Virtual Reality About the Speaker Dr. Fesko is Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson. He was ordained to the ministry in the Orthodox Presbyterian Church in 1998 as a church planter, served as a pastor, Academic Dean and Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology at Westminster Seminary California. He and his family moved to the Jackson area last summer. Dr. Fesko and his wife, Anneke, have three…

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Happy Birthday FPC Yazoo City!

By Charlie Wingard · August 15, 2019 · 2 Comments
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First Presbyterian Church of Yazoo City turns 178 years old today. The church has its beginnings in the protracted meetings that once played a vital role in the religious and social life of Southern protestants. Believers from various denominations, some traveling many miles on shabby, bone-jarring roads, gathered to pitch camp and enjoy several days of fellowship, fine cooking, and the preaching of God’s word. In late summer 1841 the kind Methodists of Benton, Mississippi hosted one such meeting. Gathering with them was a handful of Presbyterians from Yazoo City, who organized Yazoo Church on August 15, 1841. The church’s name was changed in 1843 to First Presbyterian Church of Yazoo City. The Rev. Richmond McInnis was called as the…

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By Charlie Wingard · August 31, 2018 · 0 Comments
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For many years First Presbyterian Church of Yazoo City has enthusiastically supported Thomas Christian Academy. Today I caught up with founder and head of school, Pastor Charles Thomas. He stands for the best in Christian education – strong academics, biblical instruction, and the development of godly character. Classes start next week, and Pastor Thomas and his team were hard at work today getting the school ready.

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Tinnin Home Renovations

By Charlie Wingard · June 26, 2018 · 0 Comments
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Thank you Women in the Church and Deacons for undertaking exterior renovations to the Tinnin Home! Our Deacons are overseeing many improvements to our main building, the Cookie House, and the Tinnin Home. I am thankful for their leadership in caring for the property God has entrusted to our care. First Presbyterian Church of Yazoo City is located at the corner of North Washington and Powell Streets in Yazoo City.

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FPC Yazoo First Family Nights

By Charlie Wingard · August 24, 2017 · 0 Comments
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  Our First Family Nights resumed Wednesday night – something to look forward to throughout the school year. Come join us this fall: Session I: August 23-October 11 Session II: November 1-November 8 Thanksgiving Dinner: November 15 Dinner: 6:00-6:30 Classes: 6:30-7:30 Adults Study of 1 Timothy Teacher: Charlie Wingard Youth (grades 7-12) Old Testament Survey Teacher: Scott Edburg Children (5K – grade 6) Book of Acts Teacher: Lynne Wingard  

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