Worship With Us:

Welcome!

We’re glad that you’ve decided to visit First Presbyterian Church and worship with us.

In addition to in-person worship, our services are also livestreamed on Facebook and YouTube.

We AreCommitted to providing relevant & engaging worship

“O come, let us sing to the Lord;
let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation! Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise!” –Psalm 95:1-2.

We’d love to have you join us for worship!

Traditional Worship 9:00 a.m.
Our traditional service features a choir and an organ.

The Gathering (Contemporary Worship) 11:00 a.m.
The Gathering is contemporary, with music from the Gathering Band and words to songs projected onto a big screen.

Music Ministries
Do you love to sing or play an instrument? Join the Geneva Choir or the Gathering Band! Please contact Maryanne Beery about the choir or Marc Felt about the Gathering Band at [email protected]

Frequently Asked Questions

There are several options for parking. The main church lot is located on Clinton Street. The county lot at the corner of Franklin Avenue and Fifth Street provides a large area for parking, and you will also find street parking on Clinton, Franklin, and Fifth Streets.

Whatever you are most comfortable wearing! You will see folks in anything from jeans and flip-flops to business casual attire. We welcome people to come as they are!

Whatever the age of your child there is programming available! Someone will always be at the Family Ministries desk in the Gathering area which is the large space just inside of the Franklin and Clinton Street entrances. Someone will be more than happy to show you where our nursery and rooms for children 1st-4th grades are located. While children are always welcome to stay in worship, kids in grades 1-4 are invited to attend Children & Worship after the Children's Message. Children & Worship is our Sunday morning ministry for elementary aged children.

Absolutely! While children are invited to attend Children & Worship, which runs concurrently with both of the worship services, we also love having children stay in the sanctuary for worship.

There are several entrances to choose from. There are entrances on Franklin Street, off the Clinton Street parking lot, and an accessible side door on the east side of the building  underneath what is called the portico. 

Any of our ushers and greeters will be glad to point you in the direction of the nearest restroom. There is a family as well as a men's bathroom outside of the main sanctuary doors. There are also bathrooms west of the church office.

For questions about weddings, baptisms or funerals please call or email the office at [email protected].

Online Streaming:

Worship with us

Our services are streamed live on Sunday mornings at 9 am & 11 am. You now have 2 options to worship with us online:

Facebook:
Click on this link or go to Facebook and type in First Presbyterian Church of Grand Haven in the search bar.

YouTube:
Click on this link or go to YouTube and type in First Presbyterian Church of Grand Haven in the search bar.

Our services are also posted under Sermons & Bulletins and may be accessed at any time.

Catch up on:

Weekly
Sermons & Bulletins

Click on a sermon below to read online, watch the video, or download a PDF version of the weekly bulletin to save or print.

This is Weird

Sunday, July 16, 2017 Scripture: Colossians 1:15-20 & Genesis 6:1-8 Rev. Troy Hauser Brydon A Confession I took Hebrew during my second year at Princeton Seminary. I loved the class.

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That Escalated Quickly

Sunday, July 9, 2017 Scripture: Ephesians 2:1-10 & Genesis 4:1-16 Rev. Troy Hauser Brydon Last week we stopped where everything in creation was in great shape. The man and the

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When It All Began

Sunday, July 2, 2017 Scripture: Psalm 33:6-22 & Genesis 2:4b-9 Rev. Troy Hauser Brydon Update Many of you have been asking, so I want to give you an update date

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Par for the Course

Sunday, June 25, 2017 Scripture: Ephesians 2:11-22 & Acts 15:1-21 Sermon: Par for the Course Rev. Jill VanderWal A Baptist pastor decides to play hooky on a Sunday to play

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Surprise!

Sunday, June 18, 2017 Scripture: Jeremiah 31:31-34 & Acts 10:1-16 Rev. Troy Hauser Brydon Since our Practicing Faith series has had us jumping all over Acts, I want to take

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Dive In

Sunday, June 11, 2017 Scripture: Acts 8:26-40 Rev. Jill VanderWal During my time in youth ministry I discipled a group of young women for over four years.  One Sunday evening

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Filled and Overflowing

Sunday, June 4, 2017 Scripture: Joel 2:28-32 & Acts 2:1-11, 37-42 Rev. Troy Hauser Brydon Only 52 days ago, I wasn’t strong enough. 52 days. It’s not a very long

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Risky Business

Sunday, May 28, 2017 Scripture: Selected Verses from Proverbs & Acts 4:36-5:11 Rev. Troy Hauser Brydon This is the Word of the Lord? Thanks be to God? Really? When was

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Facing Giants

Sunday, May 21 Graduate Recognition Sunday Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:32-37 and Acts 6:8-15 Rev. Jill VanderWal A Rabbi tells a story of a traveler who is walking down a road when

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