Welcome to First Presbyterian Church. We hope you can catch the joy, passion and vibrancy of the church. We love Jesus and do our very best to love like Jesus.


If you have any questions that arise out of your reading of the information here, please contact our church office or a Pastor. We invite you to experience life at First Presbyterian Church, an amazing place for amazing grace.


Doug Forsberg

Senior Pastor


Jim Tilley

Minister of Discipleship

TFC Regional Conference 2017

Registration is now open for the conference we are hosting in January:

A Pathway for Renewal: Crafting a Personal and Congregational Rule of Life


Worship This Sunday

December 11

Join us in worship on the third Sunday of Advent, December 11, as Pastor Doug preaches "What Are You Waiting For: Be Patient", with the scripture reading from Isaiah 25:1-10.




Christmas Eve Worship:

5:00 p.m. Traditional with Choir

7:00 p.m. Contemporary with Praise Team

10:00 p.m. Meditative with Communion

Worship on Sunday, December 25, and Sunday, January 1, will be one service at 11:00 only.  The church office will be closed for the holidays on Friday, December 23, Monday, December 26, and Friday, December 30.



"Charlie Brown Christmas" Discussion Group - Dec 13, 7 pm

God Seekers Breakfast - Dec 17, 8:00 am

Drive-Through Live Nativity - Dec. 17, 6-8 p.m.

Kids Christmas Program - Dec 18, 10 am

Youth Group Info:

3rd-5th Grade Youth Group - Dec. 8, 3:45 p.m.

Confirmation for 8th Graders - Dec. 18, 4:00 p.m.

Middle School Youth Group - Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m.

Middle School Parent Meeting - Jan 4, 6:30 pm OR Jan 7, 10 am

High School Youth Group - Sundays, 6:30 p.m.

High School Parent Meeting - Jan 4, 7:30 pm OR Jan 7, 11 am

See the Events Pages for Details!


Job Openings


1100 Calvin Road Rochelle, IL 61068 815.562.7053

Sunday Schedule

9 a.m. Traditional Worship 10 a.m. Fellowship Hour 10 a.m. Sunday School 11 a.m. Contemporary Worship

Office Hours

Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.