"A Sanctuary in the City… Living Faith"

Your Sanctuary in the City… Living Faith

Welcome to First Presbyterian Church! We believe God loves all people, without exception or exclusion. Wherever we are on life’s journey, God gathers us with our myriad experiences and perspectives to follow Jesus through love, learning, and service.

God calls us to be compassionate and committed, vital and visionary, alongside people of all faiths, engaging our beautiful and broken world.

We seek to live faith as a sanctuary in the city.

RSVP for Sunday, June 6

Please use the link to RSVP your in-person seat through Eventbrite for worship at 10:00 am this week!

What’s Happening?

Kalamazoo First Presbyterian has all sorts of fun and interesting things going on in the congregation and in our community.

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Living Faith

Our Mission: Grounded in living faith, receiving diversity as a gift, we seek to reflect Christ’s light in God’s world. Please take a moment to check out our Committees of Session and meet our  staff.

Coronavirus and Worship Updates

Please see the Sermons tab under Worship, or our YouTube channel here for our online worship, with new videos every Sunday at 10:00 a.m.

The FPC building is currently closed.

Addressing Systemic Racism: A Joint Committee Statement (See PDF here)


A Renewed Vision for Ministry and Mission


First Presbyterian Church of Kalamazoo, Michigan, will be a sanctuary in the city with love, hope, peace, and service, living our faith as a contemplative and active presence in the world.


Grounded in living faith, receiving diversity as a gift, we seek to reflect Christ’s light in God’s world. Continually discerning God’s vision of grace and peace, we share inspirational worship, spiritual nurture, compassionate service to  others, and the pursuit of justice—all to the glory of God.



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Current office hours are 9:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Monday through Friday