First Presbyterian Church to celebrate 160th anniversary with “Homecoming”

First Presbyterian Church
Press Release
October 18, 2018 1:00 p.m.

State Senator William Naylor Thompson’s Funeral at First Presbyterian Church Fernandina. (1896)

On November 18, 2018 First Presbyterian Church of Fernandina Beach will celebrate their 160th anniversary beginning at 8:30 a.m. with a total campus tour, and one worship service at 10:30 a.m. that will be followed by a traditional southern Homecoming “dinner on the grounds”. Former pastors, members and the community are invited to join in the celebration. For more information contact the church at 904 261 3837.

Time Line for November 18, 2018

8:30 a.m. Dedication of the Alday Cottage. Begin tour of the Alday Cottage

9:00 a.m. Proceed to The Anchor. Light refreshments available.

9:30 a.m. Proceed to the Columbarium/Scatter Garden.

10:00 a.m. Proceed to The Compass.

10:30 a.m. Worship Service.

Noon Lunch on the campus grounds