200 West Center Street
Galax, VA 24333

Pastor - Dr. Thomas J. Whartenby
Minister of Music - Mary Elizabeth Whartenby

Weekly Sunday Services     Sunday School 10 a.m.     Worship 11 a.m.


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4/1/18 Fear and Trembling
4/8/18 Wanted: A Close Encounter
4/15/18 Pax Vobiscum

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4/8/18 Wanted: A Close Encounter
4/15/18 Pax Vobiscum
4/22/18 Sermon

Sunday School Lessons

Music from Our Choir

2015-16 Presbyterian Women's Handbook


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Brief History

Presbyterian Church U.S.A

Backpack Buddies

Faith Community Nursing

One Great Hour of Sharing

How can I make a difference in a broken world?

Stained Glass Cross


The earliest of all accounts of the empty tomb lies here. It is a very modest account. There are no angels. There is no earthquake. There is no picture of Jesus being transformed from a corpse to a "spiritual body".

The response of the women is fear, trembling, and stone cold silence. And yet something happened to change those terrified women into the first proclaimers of the Risen Lord. What happened was that he came to those terrified and silent women, calming their fears and injecting steel into their spines.

This transforming power comes to us through the Holy Spirit. The Spirit in turn comes to us through prayer, Scripture, Sacrament, and the fellowship of the church as it seeks to do the will of its Master.


"If Christ has not be raised then our preaching is in vain and your faith is in vain."

Paul of Tarsus


April 23rd - Thomas Fant
April 27th - Natalia Sutherland

Announcements and Coming Events: 

Women's Appreciation Breakfast, Sunday, April 29th, 8:45 a.m. in Warrick Hall.

Twin County Regional Hospital hosts a Stroke Support Group the second Monday of each month. The first session was held Monday, February 12th, and will continue throughout the year. Click here and here for more information.

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