Celebrating 200 Years in the Heart of Charlotte

2021 marks the bicentennial year for First Presbyterian Church of Charlotte. To celebrate, we’re hosting special events and welcoming guest preachers throughout the year. Below you’ll find history articles, member videos, and popular member recipes.

History Book

The highly-anticipated First Presbyterian Church history book is now available for purchase! You can purchase a copy in person before or after church or online through the button below. The cost of the book is $50 and all proceeds go to Roof Above. Shipping is available for an extra charge.
If you have questions about your history book order, please email Jean at jeanmcochrane@gmail.com.

History Articles

60+ Years Serving Christ in the Heart of Charlotte

“FPC is fortunate to have a number of members who have been part of our congregation for 60 years or more!  Their wisdom, service, and experience have been invaluable gifts to the church. We apologize if your name was inadvertently omitted from the list…these records are not computerized.” -Carol Childress and Lisa Dillard

Frances Alexander

Elise Barksdale

Ernest Barry

John Barry

Mary Barry

Joyce Blue

Bob Bradford

Miriam Brauda

Bob Brown

Herb Browne

Jerry Clark

Woody Clark

Katy Cochran

Jean Cochrane

Betsy Conte

Jim Edwards

Megan Ellis

Laura Gilchrist

Bruce Grier

Nancy Helton

Charlie Henley

Brown Hobbie

Boyd Hood

Helen Jones

Anna Katz

Sissie Kelly

Tim Kornegay

Wardie Martin

Alan Mayfield

Gloria McClintock

Julia McLean

Bill Milner

Emily Nantz

Joe Nantz

Helen Neil

Marie Porter

Dick Ridenhour

Susan Schultze

Reid Shoemaker

Rosemary Shaver

Morris Spearman

Morgan Speir

Frances Taylor

Libby Willard

Andy Zoutewelle



Video Spotlight

Each week, we share a video from a member. Sometimes the videos tell of heartfelt memories, sometimes they describe silly stories, but they always give us a glimpse into First Presbyterian’s rich history.

Lunch on the Lawn

Check back for FPC member favorite recipes.

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