401 SE 15th Ave.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
Discover a place where your personal interests combine with your Christian identity

Adult Christian Education

Who Can Participate:
Adults of all ages

Contact Person:
Mona Petersen

Feel your faith come alive alongside fellow church family members and friends through leading, learning, living and loving.


Adult Christian Education offers multiple opportunities for fellowship and study throughout the week for all of our members and friends.

Contact Mona Petersen (954) 598-9345 / MonaP@firstpres.cc

Are you new to Zoom? Having troubles logging in, joining meetings, etc.? Request a “Zoom Buddy” to walk through your challenge with you! Simply email MonaP@firstpres.cc and we will pair you up with a tech savvy church member to buddy with you and lend a helping hand.


Daily Devotion and Reflections

offered by FPC member and elder, Kimberly White

If you would like to be included in these daily emails, connect with: West_Kim@bellsouth.net


Join in authentic community with other young adults.

Weekly dinner gatherings have been suspended but we continue to connect!

Contact Robert Jackson for information on how to plug in to this group via WhatsApp, Instagram and more!

rtjacks788@gmail.com / robert.jackson.Iam




A new group will begin on a date TBD

For daily support and information, visit the Divorce Care website at www.divorcecare.org


Join us for a summer series of Bible history where we will be looking at the characters from the Old Testament.

Wednesdays at 6:30pm

Click here to join the meeting

connect with Mary Helen Merchant at mary_hm@hotmail.com



Our traditional Wednesday Night Live! weekly dinners in Fellowship Hall have been postponed. 

Why not take advantage of this opportunity to break bread with one another virtually?

Recipe Card: Chicken Dutchess

 Recipe Card Comforting Curried Rice

Recipe Card Sausage and Peppers Pasta

Recipe Card Italian-Style Baked Chicken

Recipe Card Mom’s Meatloaf

Recipe Card French Toast Casserole

Share your creativity with our church family!

Adult Christian Education Ministry encourages all our adult men and women and their families to share how you express your faith and creativity through the arts by sharing your gifts with this new fun ministry “How Great Thou ART”.

This week’s artist is church member Norma Sumner. She and her husband, Jim, have a home in Massachusetts as well as in Davie, FL. They enjoy AAC and support our music ministry.

This piece here, “My Favorite Place”, is a watercolor painting.

To see more of Norma’s collection, click here! (Please hyperlink To see more of Norma’s…” to this https://documentcloud.adobe.com/link/review?uri=urn:aaid:scds:US:a920b160-716d-4ba8-99ec-f8c1b8a0a15a

Norma belongs to several national and local art organizations that celebrate and promote the learning of watercolor art among many other art forms. Check out these three!

The Gold Coast Watercolor Society (GCWS), founded in 1976, is a resource for artists, both new and experienced. Click here to find out more about GCWS (please hyperlink this website to “click here to find out…”    www.goldcoastwatercolorsociety.com

The National League of American Pen Women Inc., founded in 1897, is a non-profit organization, made up of professional women in the arts.  The object of the League is to create progression and advancement in literary work, visual arts and musical composition. This league continues to seek higher development with networking and friendships among members. Members share their creativity with workshops, discussion groups, performances, poetry contests, art exhibitions (both juried and non-juried ) and music composition competitions, conducted at all levels, branch state, and national.   Click here to find out more about Lauderdale Pen Women:  hyper link this please https://lauderdalepenwomen.wixsite.com/nlapw?fbclid=IwAR0grNgpkz8Lot0obqOHgYyjPSkImuKmzgiqP4boyhU0L_LlVJNgvF0wYLk

The Plantation Art Guild (PAG) strives to enrich the culture of our diverse community. PAG provides opportunities for artistic expression, education, and appreciation in a supportive and nurturing environment. Click here to find out more about PAG: https://www.plantationartguild.org/


Connect with Mona Petersen to find out how to share your talents in order to lift the spirit of others! MonaP@firstpres.cc


Stay tuned to this page, the Epistle and announcements about ACE Summer Opportunities!

Adult Christian Education Ministry FAQ

How is the Adult Christian Education Ministry different from the other ministries?

The Adult Education Ministry offers unique classes and programs that center on combining your interests and passions with your spiritual journey – or the opportunity to create a new class of your own!