Ministries and Missions

First Presbyterian Church Galveston is a community of believers, willing to work together to make things happen. The business of the church happens through the efforts of many ministry groups. Ministry members can be anyone who cares about the work of the church and need not be active Session members or ordained elders.

Ministries of First Presbyterian

Budget and Stewardship: Susan Wittjen

Buildings and Grounds: Scott Freudenburg and Sara Zambon

Christian Education: Lisa Marie Daughtery and Carrie King

Communications: Mandy Rider

Congregational Care: George Brady and Jim Cantrell

Fellowship: Ginger Stanfield

Missions: James Smith and Melvin Williams

Personnel: Golda Leonard

Worship: Andy Fagler and Laura Wolfe

Missions Supported by First Presbyterian

Local Hunger Relief

Salvation Army Monday Evening Meals
St. Vincent’s House Food Pantry
Galveston Island Meals on Wheels

Local Health Initiatives

The Luke Society Medical Mission
St. Vincent House Free Clinic
American Cancer Society Relay For Life
Aids Coalition of Coastal Texas (ACCT)
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Gulf Coast

Other Local Service Agencies

Galveston Seafarers’ Center
Community of Hope Ministry

Local Partners for Children

East End Preschool – Located at FPC
Salvation Army Angel Tree
Pregnancy and Parenting Support Center

National/International Missions

Heifer International
Alternative Christmas Market
Christmas Joy Offering
One Great Hour of Sharing
Nicaragua Missions