In Revelation 21: 1-8, John writes about a coming New World. Dr. Diana Butler Bass writes about this passage in her book Grounded. She argues that “the book of Revelation is not a heavenly escape story. Instead, it tells the opposite tale. We do not go to heaven. Heaven comes to us.
2017 Kenan Speaker Series In February, we will be welcoming Dr. Jeremy Begbie to our community. He will speak at the Kenan Center on February 11, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. and will preach at the First Presbyterian Church on February 12, 2017 at the 10:30 a.m. service. In September 2017, we wi
Advent 2016 Advent is upon us and the church has been decorated for Christmas. Worship is always beautiful at this time of year. There is always special music during this time of year that will brighten your holiday spirit. Worship times during Advent are at 8:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Our Handbell Program First Presbyterian Church has an active Handbell program, with four Handbell Choirs, including a Youth Program and a Child’s Choir. The church is always looking for members to join our program. Church membership is not a requirement. Recently, our M
Kenan Speaker Series NOV 5TH: Author and Speaker Diana Butler Bass The Kenan Center and First Presbyterian Church of Lockport proudly present author, speaker, and independent scholar of American religion and culture, Diana Butler Bass. The event takes place at 3:00 p.m. in the Kenan C
FIRST FRUITS ~ A Way of Life PUTTING FIRST THINGS FIRST… First Fruits is the principle of dedicating our “first things” to the Lord, so everything else can fall into their proper position. First Fruits is about aligning ourselves with God’s order. Any time a “first” becomes a “seco
Worship Highlights for October and November October 2nd World Wide Communion Sunday October 30th Reformation Sunday November 6th All Saints’ Communion Sunday with special Kenan Speaker, Dr. Diana Butler Bass, including special music featuring a newly commissioned handbe
The Church and the Kenan Center are pleased to announce that Dr. Diana Butler Bass will be the speaker for the third annual Kenan Speaker Series on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 3:30 pm. She will be speaking at the Kenan Center Taylor Theater. The cost for advanced tickets is $10.00