10:15 - 10:55 AM: "Coffee & Cookies" in the Parlor
10:55 AM: Worship Service begins
(Nursery is available)
The Sunday sermon, as well as other excerpts
from the Worship Service, is broadcast each Sunday evening on WJLS 99.5 at .
YMCA "Happy Kids" Preschool / Day Care
The first floor of the EducationalBuilding is used daily by the YMCA Happy Kids preschool
/ day care program. For more information about this program, contact either the YMCA or the church office.
The Shepherd's Center
The Shepherd's Center is "The Fun Spot for Seniors" from all
churches in the community. They meet at the Beckley Presbyterian Church every Tuesday, , September-May, and offer activities,
classes, fellowship, and lunch. Visit the Shepherd's Center website for more information.
The Carpenter's Corner
The Beckley Presbyterian Church prepares and serves lunch on
the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month at The Carpenter's Corner soup kitchen, which is located on Prince Street
in the First Christian Church Education Building. This is in conjunction with other area churches who serve on
various days of the week. Those wishing to help or contribute in some way should contact the church.
Anonymous (AA) has meetings at the Beckley Presbyterian Church every weekday, Monday-Friday. Monday, Wednesday,
and Thursday they meet at noon in the Educ. Bldg. Tuesdays they meet at 8:00pm in the Educ. Bldg., and on Fridays
they meet at 8:00pm in Friendship Hall. For places and times of other meetings in the area, click here.
Rev. John McKinnon & family
September 4, 2011, the Rev. John McKinnon began serving as Senior Pastor at Beckley Presbyterian Church.
and his family came from New Bern, NC, where John served as Associate Pastor of the First Presbyterian Church for five
years following his graduation from Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, VA. While in New Bern, John's work focused
on the areas of Education, Mission & Outreach, and Fellowship.
When in seminary John served as the Youth Director at Tuckahoe Presbyterian
Church. Prior to seminary he was the Director of Camp Albemarle, a Presbyterian camp and retreat center on Bogue Sound
near Morehead City, NC. While serving
as camp director he met the love of his life, Darci.
was living in Cincinnati and serving as the Executive Director of Wildwood Camp and Conference Center for the Presbytery of
Cincinnati when she met John at a Presbyterian camp director's conference. One year later they returned as husband and
They both share a love
for music, theatre, and all things outdoors. These loves they also share with their daughter Aidan. In 2012 the
McKinnon's welcomed their second child, a baby boy named Ian.
The mission of Beckley Presbyterian Church
is to glorify God through the nurturing and equipping of our congregation to manifest our faith throughout God's creation
with love, joy, hope, and open hearts.