First Presbyterian Church of New Bern is a friendly reformed congregation of more than 1100 members. We have a simple mission: To call non-believers, engage seekers, and equip believers — leading everyone toward a fully committed life in Jesus Christ.
First Pres is one of the 10,000 congregations that belong to Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Presbyterians affirm that God comes to us with grace and love in the person of Jesus Christ, who lived, died, and rose for us so that we might have eternal and abundant life in him. The varied content on this website will tell you about our worship services, our music, our educational programs, our ministries, and our many fellowship opportunities. We hope what you see will encourage you to visit First Pres.
New Hope Presbytery
Our church is within the New Hope Presbytery, headquartered in Rocky Mount, NC. New Hope is a middle governing body of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) that serves 130 congregations in 34 counties in Eastern North Carolina. New Hope Presbytery is one of 14 presbyteries in the Synod of Mid-Atlantic.
About This Website
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