A Figurative Fairy Godmother

A Figurative Fairy Godmother

Volunteers Nurture Campers and Future Leaders In the rolling hills of North Carolina, nestled amidst towering trees and babbling brooks, lies Camp Grier. Founded over half a century ago as an outdoor ministry of the Presbyterian Church, the camp has served as a...
Beyond the Pantry Shelves

Beyond the Pantry Shelves

FPC Members Respond to food insecurity Located on the lower level of First Presbyterian’s Poplar Street building, a ministry dedicated to feeding hungry neighbors in our community has operated for 39 years. The Loaves and Fishes Pantry at FPC is run almost exclusively...
From Heart to Hammer

From Heart to Hammer

FPC Members Dedicated to Housing Impact Twenty-four years; thirty-four Habitat houses; one important mission: to demonstrate the love of Jesus Christ through affordable housing. Amidst the challenges that come with construction, nobody will claim it’s an easy task....
A Culture of Care

A Culture of Care

Article featured in the CMS Foundation Yearbook Malacy Williams, Principal: “Throughout the pandemic I have learned that we (WHA staff) are resilient throughout the many obstacles with remote learning and many changes from remote to in-person. The staff at Westerly...