First Presbyterian Church of Urbana, a Member Church of the Presbyterian Church U.S.A. and More Light Presbyterians
  • Lent, a Time of Preparation
    Join us Sunday's at 9:30
  • Bible Study Sundays
    Meeting Room B at 8:15 am
  • Spiritual Discipline of Daily Prayer
    Thursdays at 12:15 in the Chapel


Welcome to the First Presbyterian Church of Urbana! We believe that everyone who enters these doors is God’s guest. This is a safe place, to search for and find God, to ask questions along with others who know that the life of faith is not about having all the answers, and to open doors to paths that might be familiar and some that might be entirely new. Read more …


  • A walk through Presbyterian history
    COGA and Presbyterian Historical Society Board get history lesson in Philadelphia April 25, 2019 Rick Jones | Office of the General Assembly PHILADELPHIA The Committee on the Office of the General Assembly (COGA) and the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS) Board have been getting a good dose of Presbyterian history on the second day of their joint […]
  • Battling our 'insidious search for domination, power and authority'
    April 25, 2019 Caring for God’s creation — especially for our fellow human beings — requires constant attention and daily effort, the Rev. Denise Anderson said during the Chapel Service Wednesday at the Presbyterian Center in Louisville, Ky.
  • Stated Clerk condemns attacks in Sri Lanka
    All faiths urged to live in peace April 25, 2019 Map of Sri Lanka - by Gogolplex via Creative Commons Rick Jones | Office of the General Assembly PHILADELPHIA As the threat of more attacks lingers in Sri Lanka, the Stated Clerk of the Office of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) is calling […]
  • Choose life
    April 25, 2019 Heritage Presbyterian Church in Muskego, Wis. has a resurrection story to tell.At the beginning it might sound familiar to many Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) congregations.  The membership was graying and in decline.  Of the 100 members on the rolls, between 30-40 came to worship.In 2015, the Rev. Michelle Henrichs joined them, providing pulpit […]
  • Iowa awards show when disaster strikes, Presbyterians step up
    April 25, 2019 The crises were different, but one of the results was the same: Presbyterians stepped up when help was needed.