Sundays at 11:00 AM
2953 Saltsman Road, Erie, PA
We are a Bible-believing and teaching congregation that loves God and our neighbor.
We believe the Great Commission commands us to make disciples of Jesus Christ. This is a process that begins with our children and extends throughout our lives, to all those we encounter.
We also seek to share the gospel of salvation through grace, by faith in Jesus Christ, with our community, to the glory of God.
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Faithful to the Scriptures, True to the Reformed Faith, and Obedient to the Great Commission.
Faith Reformed Church is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA).
We are Reformed, Covenantal, Confessional, Presbyterian, and Community-Focused.
Key Ministry Areas
“The Prayer of a righteous person has great power” (James 5:16). In our worship and in our small groups, Prayer is offered for our members, for the local community, for our nation, for the global community,
and for the church around the world.
Our Worship is focused on God though Praise and Prayer, and on the Word and the Sacraments. We celebrate the Lord’s Supper weekly. Our Sunday Worship Service begins at 11:00am.
Jesus, in the Great Commission, commands us to make disciples (Matthew 28:19-20). We, therefore, seek opportunities to connect with our local community, to share the Love of God with our neighbors, as well as supporting missionary work around the world.
We are a community, and we enjoy spending time together. We support each other in times of crisis and in times of celebration.
The Word of God is central to our worship, in our adult and children’s classes (temporarily suspended due to COVID) and in our small groups. God reveals himself in his inspired Word (II Timothy 3:16). We seek to understand the historical context, the message of the text, how it reveals Christ, and how to apply it to our lives.
We believe that “All have sinned and fall short of the Glory of God (Romans 3:23). By God’s Grace, He calls us to repentance and salvation and enables us to respond (Ephesians 2:8-9)
God is revealed through Scripture Alone (II Timothy 3:16)
The Church, since the 1st Century, has been an assembly of believers, their children, and those seeking God. As such, all are welcome. While we endeavor to support and build up our members in the faith, Faith Reformed Church is also seeking opportunities to share the Good News of Christ with our neighbors and our community.
We believe that God deals with his people in Covenant. Through the Covenant of Grace, God offers life and salvation through faith in Jesus Christ.
We are saved by God’s Grace, Alone (Ephesians 2:8)
We ascribe to the doctrinal interpretations of the Westminster Confession of Faith as best containing the system of doctrine taught in the Holy Scriptures, the Bible, the Word of God, which is the only infallible rule of faith and practice.
Salvation is by Faith Alone (Ephesians 2:8)
Soli Deo Gloria
All for the Glory of God Alone (Revelation 4:11)
The Presbyterian form of church government is an elder-led body, based on the model of Acts 6. The roles and responsibilities for “shepherding the flock” (I Peter 5:2) are dividing among the Teaching and Ruling Elders. Deacons, also elected by the congregation, are focused on mercy ministries and the administrative functions of the church. Individual churches are gathered into Presbyteries, with Ruling Elders representing the churches. The national organization is the General Assembly, comprised of Teaching Elders and Ruling Elders from the local churches and presbyteries.
Salvation is based on the work of Christ Alone (Acts 4:12)
Pastor Hills was installed in February, 2021. He is a 2019 graduate of Westminster Theological Seminary in Glenside, PA. He comes to full-time ministry later in life, having had careers in the U.S. Air Force and in Washington D.C. David enjoys gardening, biking and travel. He and his wife, Adrianne, have two sons and two grandchildren.
Dr. Previte is an Associate Professor of Mathematics at Penn State at the Behrend (Erie) campus. He has attended FRC since 1997 and served on and off in leadership. He and his wife, Michelle, have five children.
Mr. White was born and raised in Clymer, New York, and lives on his family dairy farm with his wife, Mindy, and two children. He is a nurse at a local hospital and enjoys foreign languages, gardening, and home brewing. He was educated at Calvin College and has attended FRC since 1996.
Kevin was born in Erie and lives in North East with his wife, Wendy, and their three children.