We are pleased that Dr. Ryan Baer joined FPC as our new Senior Pastor on February 11, 2019. We are also served by Associate Pastor Dr. Carol Strickland, Parish Associate Dr. John Kipp, our committed Session members and dedicated Staff. Dr. Baer says, “For nearly 200 years, First Presbyterian Church of Athens has been creating a community where people seek the truth of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, rejoice in worship, and go forth sharing the love of Christ with Athens and the world. We can’t wait to see what God has in store for us in the years to come!” Please come join us!
First Presbyterian Church of Athens is served by pastors, a parish associate, heads of ministries, and administrative staff.
The Session is the governing body of each Presbyterian Church. The Session of First Presbyterian Church of Athens consists of our Senior Pastor, Associate Pastor, and thirty Ruling Elders in active service who serve three year terms on various committees which serve our church.