First Covenant – The Caring Church in the Heart of the City
Welcome! We hope that you find this website helpful in learning about the First Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, the Caring Church in the Heart of the City! Our Mission at First Presbyterian Church of the Covenant is: to awaken all people to our need for a life-changing encounter with the living Lord Jesus Christ, and to encourage and equip each one to become His fully-devoted follower. We invite you to participate in worship and seek a volunteer activity at First Presbyterian Church of the Covenant. Check out our Home Page for church-wide news and events, mission opportunities and Christian Education classes for people of all ages. Also in this section you will learn about how our church is ministering to our congregation, to our city, and to the world. If you are visiting the Erie area, we invite you to worship with us. The information below can help you find your way to and around our church. Welcome to the First Presbyterian Church of the Covenant!
Regular Sunday Worship Services are held at 8:30 a.m. in the McBrier Chapel and at 11:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary during the regular programming year September to May. However, Summer worship services are at 8:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. and typically begin Memorial Day weekend and continue through Labor Day weekend. The start date for the summer worship schedule is TBA. Faith Formation classes are on break for the summer and resume in September. There is also a time for fellowship following each service in the parlor. If you have any questions about worship services, call the church office before Friday at 4:30 p.m. at 814-456-4243.
Connecting with Pastor Chris: If you wish to contact First Covenant Pastor, Rev. Chris Weichman, he can be reached in the church office Tuesday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 814-456-4243 ex.103 or anytime by email at [email protected]
If you have any questions about our church, or would like additional information about any of our ministries, please click here. Click here for a Street Map that shows the location of First Presbyterian Church of the Covenant in downtown Erie. Click here to view the floor plans of our church building. Click here if you would like information on scheduling a wedding.