First Presbyterian Church Library

Welcome!

The First Presbyterian Church Library has hundreds of books, DVDs, and other resources to help you and your family grow in your Christian faith. We have materials for adults, for men and women, for children, for teens, and for Seniors. We have fiction books spanning every genre, theology books that delve into life’s deepest questions, books on prayer and discipleship, and many commentaries and other resources that will help you dig deeper into the Bible. We also have a collection of classic and contemporary videos and audio resources, including dramas and comedies as well as non-fiction documentaries. We have a small bookstore where you can buy new books recommended by Pastor Eric and books tied our current focus as a church. 
 

Location and Hours

We are located in Fellowship Hall, and we are open for use before and after the church services on Sundays. If you haven’t visited us yet, or if you haven’t visited us recently, drop by! We’ve been adding, pruning, and re-organizing our resources, and we’ve even started an online catalog.
 

How to Check Out a Book

Checking out a book or DVD is simple and quick! Just fill out the date, your name, and your phone or email on the library card attached to the book or DVD you want to check out. Then drop the card in the basket on the desk in the center of the library. Library materials can be checked out for 2 weeks at a time.

Online Resources

Check out our Resource
page for links to online books, Bible study helps, videos, and more.
 

Online Catalog     

Search our online catalog. Find all of our materials catalogued here.
 

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Questions?

 

Book Request?

Is there a resource you want us to add? Submit a request!
 

Library News and Updates

Studying Your Bible

Ever wanted to learn more about studying your Bible? The FPC Library has resources that can help guide you as you work to grow through God’s Word. Stop by the library this Sunday (March 1) to see the wide variety of books that can help you study your Bible. 
 
The books we are displaying on Sunday have been recommended by Pastor Eric to help you go deeper into God’s Word. You can take a look at these books in our online catalog here. Additionally, we have two free pamphlets “7 Minutes With God: How to Plan a Quiet Time” and “Tyranny of the Urgent” that can help guide your time with God and studying the Bible.
 
Also, Pastor Eric is recommending several books for our new Vision 2020. You can watch a summary video of Vision 2020 here and take a look at the recommended books in our online catalog here.
 
The FPC Library is located in Fellowship Hall and open before and after the service on Sunday mornings. You can contact us by email here.


Pastor Eric’s Book Recommendations for Vision 2020

Pastor Eric is recommending several books for our new Vision 2020. You can watch a summary video of Vision 2020 here.

 
This Sunday (February 23), the FPC Library will be displaying these recommended books for you to look at and check out. The recommended books are listed below and you can find them in our online catalog here.
 
  • I Once Was Lost by Don Everts and Doug Schaupp
  • The Lonely American by Jacqueline Olds and Richard Schwartz
  • The Art of Neighboring by Jay Pathak and Dave Runyon
  • The Externally Focused Church by Rick Rusaw and Eric Swanson
 
The FPC Library is located in Fellowship Hall and open before and after the service on Sunday mornings. You can contact us by email here.


Science and Faith Resources

This Sunday (February 16), the FPC Library will be displaying our collection of books and DVDs on science and how science intersects with faith.
 
You can browse all our resources on science and faith in our online catalog here. Our books offer Christian perspectives on science, evolution, intelligent design, and other similar topics. Make sure to stop by on Sunday and take a look at the whole range of our selection in person!
 
The FPC Library is located in Fellowship Hall and open before and after the service on Sunday mornings. You can contact us by email here.


Books and Resources on Marriage

This Sunday (February 9), the FPC Library will be displaying books and resources on marriage, dating, and similar topics! We have books for people who are already married, people who are dating, people who are single, and everything in between.
 
We have books by Timothy Keller, Gary Smalley, Les and Leslie Parrott, Jim Smoke, Tim Evans, and many more. Our books on marriage can be found our online catalog here. All of our books are catalogued, but not all of them are tagged according to what subject they cover, so they may not all show up in the search. If you are looking for a specific book on marriage, try searching for that book and ask the librarian about it on Sunday. Stop by in person to see our whole collection!
 
The FPC Library is located in Fellowship Hall and open before and after the service on Sunday mornings. You can contact us by email here.