Our Church

Founded in 1848, First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta is a congregation of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Located at the corner of Peacthree and 16th Streets, in the heart of Midtown, we are a richly diverse congregation of 2,000 members. We come together for dynamic worship, thoughtful study, joyful fellowship, and compassionate service in the city and throughout the world.

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Our Purpose

It is our purpose as the First Presbyterian

Church of Atlanta to be and to become

A community of grace,

A people of praise and prayer,

A loving congregation

Rooted in tradition, open to the Spirit

Disciples who proclaim and serve


In all we say and do

To the glory of God

For the salvation of humankind

For the healing and hope of the city and

For the reconciliation and peace of the world.

Our Worship

Worship is the center of our community at First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta. We gather for a Communion service in Winship Chapel every Sunday morning at 8:30 a.m. and for worship in our sanctuary at 10:45 a.m. Our worship is in the Reformed tradition. As a community, we gather to hear God’s Word read and proclaimed and to offer our prayers, praise, and offerings of beautiful music to God. ¬†All are welcome; come worship with us!

Celebration Sunday

First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta
1328 Peachtree Street,
Atlanta, GA, 30309-3209