This is a church with a heart for the community! At First Presbyterian, we care about our city and our neighbors in need. That's why our church has been instrumental in helping to establish many local ministries that provide assistance to Sandusky County residents in the name of Christ. Those partnerships continue through financial support and the service of volunteers from our congregation.
SHARE AND CARE:
A thrift shop sponsored and staffed by churches in the greater Fremont area. Proceeds are channeled into emergency assistance for people in need. SHARE AND CARE
FIRST CALL FOR HELP (CLERGY EMERGENCY FUND):
A fund established by the Fremont Clergy Fellowship to provide short-term assistance to people experiencing temporary emergencies.
A Christian ministry that provides counseling and other services to women experiencing crisis pregnancies. Also engages in abstinance education. http://www.heartfre.com/
CHILD EVANGELISM FELLOWSHIP (SHOES AREA CHAPTER):
A ministry that organizes after-school and five-day Bible clubs in Fremont and in a five-county area of northern Ohio.
NORTHERN OHIO YOUTH FOR CHRIST:
An evangelism ministry to area youths, presenting them with the person, work and teachings of Christ and discipling them into area churches. http://www.northernohioyfc.com/
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY:
An ecumenical Christian ministry engaged in building and renovating houses in partnership with families in need. First Presbyterian provides office space and administrative services to the local Sandusky County affiliate.
PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (USA) GENERAL MISSION SUPPORT:
Mission funds channeled through our local governing body--the Maumee Valley Presbytery--support food pantries, social services, and campus ministries throughout northwest Ohio and southeastern Michigan. Mission support is also given to the Synod of the Covenant and the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA).
This page was last updated: February 9, 2012
OTHER VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Synod of the Covenant Migrant Health Fair: A program that comes to Fremont once a year and provides free health screenings to migrant farm workers and their children
Project Inasmuch: An annual event where members of Fremont churches go out into the community to help neighbors with home maintenance tasks.
Salvation Army Bell Ringing Campaign: An annual campaign during the Christmas season that raises all the Salvation Army funds to be distributed in Sandusky County during the upcoming year.. In the recent past, First Presbyterian has been the largest organizational contributor to this effort.
First Presbyterian Church, 120 South Park Avenue,
Office Hours: M-F 8:30am-4:30pm
Copyright © 2009 First Presbyterian Church, Fremont, Ohio