FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


Q: What do I wear to church? 

You are free to wear what you feel most comfortable in. 


Q: When does worship start and end?

A: Worship starts promptly at 10am, and finishes at 11:15am (you will beat everyone to lunch)!


Q: What am I going to do with my kids? 

A: We have a fun and engaging children's area for infants-5th grade. You can find out more about that here


Q: Where do I park? 

A: We have paved, and lawn parking. We also have handicapped spots available. 


Q: How will I know people's names? I don't know anyone there!

A: Because we have frequent visitors we encourage everyone to fill out a name tag sticker as they walk in. 


Q: Where will I sit, is there assigned seating? 

A: There is no assigned seating. We have pews in the middle with cushioned chairs on the right and left hand sides of the worship center. 


Q: Am I going to be bombarded for my contact information so one of the pastors can show up to my house unannounced? 

A: No. But, our pastors love meeting our visitors and they will likely give you a warm welcome. 


Q: What is the PCA? 

A: To learn more about the PCA click here


Q: Where can I find out what events are going on this week? 

A: Click here to access our ministry calendar


Q: Will my children be safe at this church? 

A: Yes. Your child's safety is of our utmost concern. All of our volunteers have been screened and trained. Our church-wide computer program helps keep track of all of our guests, especially the little ones. 


Q: How can I get plugged in, and serve? 

We have several ways for you to get plugged in and serve at FPC. Our men, women, and student's ministries, as well as small groups all serve in a variety of ways to impact our city. Click each group to find out more, and contact information. 


Q: Do you have Sunday School and Small Groups? 

Yes, we have both! For Sunday School information click here. For Small Group info click here.


Q: Will I have a chance to meet the pastors? 

Yes, our pastors love getting to know everyone in our church. They are here for you! To contact Steve, click here. To contact Matt, click here


Q: How do I become a member? 

We would love for you to become a member, and join us as we reach Gainesville with the love of Jesus! Click here for access to our membership videos, and procedures for joining our church!