First Presbyterian Church of Allentown

3231 Tilghman Street


Mission at First Presbyterian includes:

Providing advocacy and activity in the region in areas such as housing, hunger, criminal justice, poverty issues, peacemaking and education.

Establishing a task force to address the needs of those most closely affected by recent changes in welfare legislation.

Partnering actively with Habitat for Humanity, Bread for the World and a variety of other local organizations.

Supporting a service center for those of Middle Eastern background arriving in the community, a population with whom the congregation has a long-standing and special relationship.

Supporting a transitional home for female offenders and their families.

Assisting refugee families resettling in the Lehigh Valley community.

Offering our facilities as a means of support for a number of community groups.

Making available financial support for mission at the local, Presbytery, Synod and General Assembly levels.

Initiating new ministries on a regular basis.

Sustaining worldwide covenant relationships with congregations in Scotland and the Middle East.

Supporting special interest missionaries in Northern Ireland, Pakistan, Nicaragua, Egypt, Argentina and Brazil.


Michele Paradiso-White

Thursday, May 10, 2018
Pre k mothers day tea

Makayla Bee

Saturday, May 6, 2017
My whole family loves this church. We all grew/are growing up in this church with amazing people who support us in life decisions and love us with all their heart.

Sheralyn Beidelman

Saturday, July 15, 2017
very nice experience, maybe next year I can set up there.

lola lofo

Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018

Paul Ozer

Sunday, June 11, 2017
Beatiful christening