Our first church service back in the sanctuary went very well yesterday, Sunday, July 5th, 2020.  We will be taking all precautions that are set up by our FPC COVID-19 Committee as well as the state/county requirements. Please bring a mask with you as it will be required for attending service.  Also, please take your temperature before you leave home to be sure your temp is not elevated (below 100.4).  We also will be adhering to social distancing in the sanctuary.


We will still be recording our service on Facebook Live at 11:00 AM each Sunday for those of you who are not yet able to attend service in the sanctuary.  We will also be posting the service here on our website. (It will not be live at 11 AM, but will be posted after service is over).


Our church website is:  www.fpcmcalester.org
It can also be found by just searching:  First Presbyterian Church of McAlester

Recently, we have partnered with Presbyterian Foundation and are now able to offer online giving.  Just click on the button on the top right corner of this page to set up an account.  You can set it up to give a one time donation or set up recurring donations.  Please call if you have any questions about how any of this works at:  918/423-2186.  

We hope to see you in service in the coming weeks, if it is possible for you to attend. Thank you also for allowing us to continue to bring Christ into your home/lives during this COVID-19 time in our lives.  Remember,nothing can stop the power of Jesus !!!



FPC Session voted to resume church service in the sanctuary starting Sunday, July 5th, 2020.  If you are not able to attend, please continue to watch services on FaceBook LIVE at:  First Presbyterian Church of McAlester each Sunday morning at 11:00 AM or on this website on the "Sermons" page.  

Pastor Scott's message for this coming Sunday, July 12th, 2020 is titled "Parable of the Sower".  The scripture reading is from Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23.   

We hope you will join us!


First Presbyterian Church of McAlester is searching for a pianst and/or organist for Sunday Worship Service.  We are in the process of looking at going back to its normal time of 10:55 AM around mid-June.  More info to come.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not have our usual choir practice from  6-7 PM on Wednesday evenings or prior to service at 10:30 AM Sunday mornings.  Practice days will be negotiable when the choir returns. (organ experience is a plus but not required).  If interested, please contact:  Pastor D. Scott Vandenheuvel at:  fpcmcpastor1@gmail.com or call the church office at: 918/423-2186 and leave a message. 


​Weekly Events

Lunch Bunch Bible Study on Tuesdays at 11:45 AM

Boy Scouts meet on Mondays at 6:30 PM
"Service Day" each Wednesday from 9:30-11:00 AM for crafting

Adult Choir meets each Wednesday from 6:00-7:00 PM

Handbell Choir meets each Wednesday from 7:00-8:00 PM

Historical Committee Meets each Wednesday at 9:30 AM

Balcony Brass meets on several Thursdays a year at 7:00 PM