Our mission statement
God's Spirit, given by Christ, flows through us as living water to wash, heal, and satisfy. As a congregation we become a fountain, sharing this living water with others.
A bold and faith-filled congregation
A congregation of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), First Presbyterian Church of Oak Ridge, TN, was chartered in 1945. For almost two-thirds of a century, we have:
We are known for our bold stands on issues such as racial inequality. We embrace environmental stewardship, inclusivity, and social justice.
Blessed with God's love and grace, we celebrate gifts of diversity. By Jesus Christ's example, we welcome, in love, all who rejoice and worship with us.