Our Pastor

The Reverend David Bateman began his ministry at First Presbyterian on December 1, 2013. Pastor Dave has served United Church of Christ churches in Somonauk, Belvidere, Malta and Earlville. He and his wife, Carol, live just north of town. They have 2 daughters and five grandchildren. 

Prayer Partners

We have prayer teams who pray for individual, local, national & world needs. 

Centered in Christ. Sharing God's love. Empowered to Serve.

Sunday Worship

Held at 10:30 a.m., we welcome you to join us each Sunday.


We have monthly fellowship events that help us build relationships with one another. All are welcome! 

Mission Outreach

Our outreach to those in need (locally & globally) helps us bring the gospels to life.

We welcome you and your family.
​Join us every Sunday to worship, pray and learn.

This Week:

SunAug 1010:30 amWorship

11:30 amFellowship time
Aug 117:00 pmBoy Scouts #52
ThuAug 141:00 pmQuilting
SatAug 165:45 pmPathfinders to Aviator game
SunAug 1710:30 am Worship

11:30 amFellowship time