Visiting First Presbyterian Church of Mount Vernon

We’re so glad you’re here.  It doesn’t matter who you are or where you come from. God loves you – and we welcome you into our growing body of believers. We offer ministries that go straight to the heart of both community and global needs.

If you’ve been visiting Mount Vernon churches looking for the right fit, we invite you to come and give us a try. In the mean time, learn more about who we are and what we believe and feel free to contact us with any questions.


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Find ways to get involved at First Presbyterian and learn more about membership. We have a wide variety of ministries, life groups, and more.


Narrative on the Health of Mission and Ministry

1. How has the Holy Spirit been evident in your congregation in the past year; through conversions, growth in the fruit of the Spirit, or other transformational experiences that make disciples of Jesus Christ?

2. How has your congregation extended itself beyond its bounds through the establishment of new communities of worship and discipleship, expanding the Kingdom of God?

3. In what ways is your congregation seeking the welfare of the community to which you have been called; devoting itself to the poor, seeking justice, and living out the whole of the Great Commission?

4. How are you encouraging people to allow God’s Word to shape their priorities and actions, and to nurture constant learning and the life of the mind?

5. How are you helping children and others new to the Christian faith to discover Jesus and grow in their understanding and love of God’s Word?

6. Describe the moral expression in your congregation – are you more like the world or more like participants in the values of the Kingdom of God?

7. How is your congregation intentionally unleashing the ministries of women, men, and people of different ethnic groups who are experiencing God’s call?

8. How is the idea of ministry as the joy and calling of every disciple evident in your congregation? How are you equipping people to represent Jesus more effectively in their respective professions?

9. Illustrate the commitment of your congregation to global evangelism and discipleship, including examples of where you are engaging and with whom you are partnering.

10. How does your congregation understand commitment to the larger church through our connectional relationships within the Body of Christ?


Have questions about these questions? Contact Pastor Jonathan today at [email protected].

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Worship With Us This Sunday!

Contemporary Worship: 9 a.m. now in the Sanctuary
Traditional Worship: 11 a.m. in the Sanctuary

Have little ones with you? Childcare is available in the Church Nursery from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Sundays.