Witness

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We witness events at First Presbyterian Church of Elko through the distribution of information to our church family and participation in various Christian ceremonies, such as baptisms, weddings, and funerals.

Sacraments

Two important sacraments at the First Presbyterian Church of Elko are The Lord’s Supper (Communion) and Baptism. For more information about these sacraments, see this link: http://www.pcusa.org/101/101-sacrament.htm.

Weddings

The First Presbyterian Church of Elko welcomes Christian couples seeking to be wed in its Sanctuary by our minister or a visiting minister.

Our minister also may be available to perform Christian marriage ceremonies in other churches, at the couple’s request and with the permission of the other church.

Our pastor typically asks couples to attend four sessions of pre-marital counseling with our pastor prior to conducting a marriage ceremony for them.

For more information or to reserve the church for a wedding, call (775) 738-3430 or use this website’s contact form to submit a request.

Funerals

The First Presbyterian Church of Elko welcomes funerals to be held in its Sanctuary officiated by our pastor or a visiting minister.

Our pastor may also be available to perform funerals in other churches or locations, at the family’s request and with the permission of the other church or location.

For more information or to reserve the church for a funeral, call (775) 738-3430 or submit a request using this website’s contact form.

Newsletter

The Desert Pulpit is the official newsletter of the First Presbyterian Church of Elko. The deadline for articles for this publication is the third Tuesday of the month. The newsletter is emailed to members of the church family. Recent newsletters may be viewed here. To receive the Desert Pulpit via email or regular mail, call (775) 738-3430 or submit a request using this website’s contact form.

For more information about the Desert Pulpit, or to submit articles or information for an upcoming issue, contact its Editor, Bertha Lister, at (775) 738-3430 or via this website’s contact form.