Founded in 1909, First Church is proud to be affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA) and of the Presbytery of New Hope. We have a history of commitment as a positive force in our community and our world. We are proud of our mission to serve our community including through the use of our building by public agencies, volunteer organizations and disaster relief teams. As a congregation and individually, we work to make Edenton a wonderful place in which to live. Our church is committed to an intelligent faith founded both in mind and heart, following Christ’s command to love our neighbors, and guided ...
Since 1949, Presbyterians have joined with millions of other Christians through One Great Hour of Sharing to share God’s love with people experiencing need. Our gifts support ministries of disaster response, refugee assistance and resettlement, and community development that help people find safe refuge, start new lives and work together to strengthen their families and communities. Recognizing that the hope we have in Christ is lived out in our hope for one another, we respond with gifts that help our sisters and brothers around the world find the hope for a brighter future.