Advent 2014 – For Such a Time as This…

Do you feel it? Can you hear it? Underneath the often noisy, always hectic rush to Christmas, it is there. Quieter. More subtle. But certainly persistent. A yearning. A longing for a world that is different from the one we live in. More fair, more just, more like what we know it can and should be... (more)


Blue Christmas Service – Seeds of Faith

Seeds of Faith Lutheran Church will host a Blue Christmas Service on Sunday, December 21st at 7:00 pm. This contemplative service recognizes that for some of us this holiday season does not feel “merry” or “joyful,” and encourages us to find healing and hope through authentic worship that acknowledges that reality. All are welcome! Please

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Volunteers Making a Difference

  Fill The Backpack – Thanks! Each month, Southeast Linn Community Center sends home backpacks of food with the many children in Mount Vernon and Lisbon who are “food insecure.” This extra food is intended to help them get the calories and nutrition they need so they can better find success at school. In November it was our

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Epistle – December, 2014

Select the link below to view online or download your own copy of First Presbyterian Church of Mount Vernon’s Newsletter.  It is an Adobe Acrobat PDF document.  Most computers have the Adobe Acrobat reader installed.  If you need to install the reader, click here. Click here to open the December 2014 Epistle