Frequently Asked Questions

Are You a First Time Visitor to First Presbyterian Church Myrtle Beach? We Invite you to experience our church. Please see the helpful information below.

Children & Baptism
How can I help with children's programs?
Contact LuAnne Martini, 843.448.4496

What Children's Ministry Programs do you have?
Contact LuAnne Martini, 843.448.4496

Who do I call regarding the Nursery or Childcare?
Contact LuAnne Martini, 843.448.4496

Who do I call with birth announcements or to schedule my child's Baptism?
Contact Kathleen Wilder, 843.448.4496

Who do I talk to regarding the Preschool & Kindergarten?
Contact Lisa Hamilton, 843.946.6020

Financial Info
How do I give property, stocks, etc to the church?
Contact Howard Barnard, 843.448.4496

How do I include the church in my will?
Contact Howard Barnard, 843.448.4496

How do I set up or send a donation for a memorial?
Contact Howard Barnard, 843.448.4496

Who do I call concerning my pledge or giving to the church?
Contact Howard Barnard, 843.448.4496

General Info
How can I reserve equipment for a class meeting?
Contact Lynn Bastian, 843.448.4496

How can my group plan an event or a meeting at the church?
Contact the church office, 843.448.4496

How do I get an announcement (for church programs only) in the newsletter?
Contact Debra Jones, 843.448.4496. Click here for additional information.

How do I join the church?
Please remain after the worship service and speak to an Elder or Minister, or contact the church office, 843.448.4496

How do I register for a class or event?
Email Us, or call the church office 843.448.4496

How do I schedule something on the church calendar?
Members, please contact the church office, 843.448.4496

Moving? Changing address, phone number or e-mail address?
Contact Kathleen Wilder, 843.448.4496

What are the church office hours?
Monday - Thursday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM, Friday 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Who would I call or talk to regarding building and grounds problems?
Contact Howard Barnard, 843.448.4496

Ministries
How do I find out about Adult Christian Education opportunities?
Contact the church office, 843.448.4496. Click to view current study & enrichment programs.

How do I find out about the Singles program?
Contact Karen Madert or call the church office, 843.448.4496

How do I find out information regarding circle meetings & women of the church functions?
Check out our Presbyterian Women Web Page or call the church office @ 843.448.4496

When and where do weekly Bible studies meet?
Click here to view a list of our Bible Study offerings.

Missions
Do we collect food and clothing for community organizations?
Yes! Contact Todd Harms, 843.448.4496

How can I get involved in local outreach programs?
Contact Todd Harms, 843.448.4496

What community service programs does the church support?
Contact Todd Harms, 843.448.4496

What mission trips are available each year?
Contact Todd Harms, 843.448.4496

Who do I contact to participate in Mission Trips?
Call Todd Harms, 843.448.4496

Music & Choir
How do find out about choir opportunities for children and youth?
Contact Linda Downes, 843.448.4496

How do I find out about FPC Concerts, Inc. or Promenades?
Contact Brown Bradley, 843.448.4496

How do I get involved in Handbells?
Contact Linda Downes, 843.448.4496

How do I get involved in the adult choir?
Contact Brown Bradley, 843.448.4496

Who do I call if I'm interested in ringing handbells?
Contact Linda Downes, 843.448.4496

Who do I call to help provide musical leadership for Early Sabbath worship?
Contact Linda Downes, 843.448.4496

Who do I contact to audition as a soloist or instrumentalist?
Contact Brown Bradley, 843.448.4496

Opportunities to Serve
How can I sign up to Usher?
Please call the church office @ 843.448.4496

How can I volunteer at First Presbyterian Church?
Please call the church office @ 843.448.4496

Prayer & Pastoral Care
How do I arrange a funeral or a memorial service?
Contact Kathleen Wilder, or one of the Ministers, 843.448.4496

How do I get an appointment with Dr. Brearley?
Contact Kathleen Wilder, 843.448.4496

How do I put someone on the prayer chain?
Contact Kathleen Wilder, 843.448.4496. Click here to submit your prayer request.

How do I report a hospitalization or an illness?
Contact Kathleen Wilder or Denise Ellis, RN, 843.448.4496

How do I request a Stephen Minister?
Contact Denise Ellis, Parish Health Nurse, 843.448.4496

To whom do I report a death?
Contact one of the Ministers or Kathleen Wilder, 843.448.4496

Who do I talk to if I need help or assistance?
Contact Todd Harms, 843.448.4496

Who do I talk to regarding Deacon information?
Please contact the church office @ 843.448.4496

Weddings
How do I schedule a Wedding?
Contact Kathleen Wilder, 843.448.4496

Worship
How do I get a copy of a sermon or a worship service?
Check our our Sermon Media Archives page or call the church office 843.448.4496

Who do I talk to about putting flowers in the Sanctuary?
Contact the church office, 843.448.4496

Youth Ministry
How do I find out about Youth activities?
Contact Todd Harms, 843.448.4496