WHO WE ARE

Rev. Stacy Cavanaugh

 ​We are committed to "worship, fellowship, and study together keeping our celebration of God's presence among us in the forefront.".
(Pastor Stacy Cavanaugh) 

OUR STAFF

 

  • Pastor: Rev. Stacy Cavanaugh
  • Financial Secretary/Treasurer: Helen Carroll
  • Publications Coordinator: Position Open
  • ​Custodian: David Morales​

OUR WORSHIP SERVICES

 


Our regular worship service is at 10 a.m. in our church sanctuary with Children's Worship in the lower level during the worship service - from September through May.
1st Sunday of the month - On the 1st Sunday of the month we have communion. We welcome all believers to participate.
5th Sunday of the month - Cooperative Worship is held on the 5th Sunday of the month with 1st Presbyterian Church, United Methodist Church, Lord of Love Lutheran Church and Westminster Presbyterian Church. Services are at 10:15 a.m. at announced location.Combined Special Services such as World Communion Sunday and the United Churches of Galena Combined Christmas Concert are at dates, times and places announced near the date of the event. 

Affiliations:

 ​​Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) ​- https://www.pcusa.org

  • Blackhawk Prebytery www.blackhawkpresbytery.org
  • Stronghold Camp and Retreat Center - http://www.strongholdcenter.org/
  • United Churches of Galena is an organization of many of the churches in Galena and nearby. A representative from each of these churches meet on the first Thursday of every month (except July and August) to share with each other their joys and concerns and support one another in these.  There are also shared activities such as World Day of Prayer Service, Good Friday Service, Thanksgiving Eve Service, and a Community Christmas Concert. For several years there has also been a multi-congregation Vacation Bible School. The date, time and location of these special events are announced near the time of the event. Furthermore, there is also a shared provision for caring for needy individuals passing through our community.

Our Church History

 Our Church History began with the first meeting held in a home in 1845. To read more about the history of Westminster Presbyterian Church,  

Elders, Deacons, Committees, Organizations

There are many ways to help meet the needs of the church including a variety of responsibilities including Elders, Deacons, Committees, activities and volunteering in a variety of ways.

Worship Services

Sunday Morning Worship and Sunday School at 10:00 am .

  • Sunday School is held during the school year.

Beginning in December Communion will be a united service at 1st Presbyterian Church in Galena - 106 N. Bench St.,, Galena, IL

On the 5th Sunday of the month there is a united service of Protestant churches which is held at The Galena Center for the Arts,  219 Summit Street, Galena, IL

Check the calendar for other special services.

November and December

NOVEMBER 18 -  Harvest Potluck (11-12:30) followed by United Churches of Galena Ecumenical Thanksgiving worship service at 12:30pm.

NOVEMBER 28 - United Churches of Galena Christmas Conert - 7 pm at St. Michael's Church, 227 Bench St., Galena, IL

Liturgists for November 2018

  

LITURGISTS                                

Nov. 4 - Eric Einsweiler            

Nov. 11 - Marty Rosenthal        P

Nov. 18 - Lara Rosenthal-Levens     

Nov. 25 - Uncertain if needed  as of this printing 

GREETERS & USHERS for November

Nov 4 - Beverly & Wesley Mellskog

Nov 11 - Pauline Allendorf and Norma Weis

Nov 18 - Darlene Farrey and Fran Rosenthal

Nov 25 - Jean Muchow

WEATHER OR OTHER CAUSES FOR CHANGE

iF FOR ANY REASON CHURCH SERVICES OF OTHER CHURCH ACTIVITIES ARE CANCELLED OR LOCATIONS CHANGED, information will be posted on the website and will be sent out on the email/phone call chain.