Homelessness affects far more people in Lake County than you may realize. October through April, First Presbyterian Church of Libertyville hosts a PADS homeless shelter in our Fellowship Hall. We provide food, shelter, and companionship for up to 40 guests every week.
We believe that doing mission in partnership broadens our awareness of how interconnectional God’s mission is at the local, national and global levels. The one table around which we gather is God’s table and the one mission to which we are called is God’s mission.
Presbyterian Disaster Assistance enables congregations and mission partners of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to witness to the healing love of Christ through caring for communities adversely affected by crises and catastrophic events.
"We are a recognized as an Earth Care Congregation that has committed to the “Earth Care Pledge” and accomplished a specific number of actions toward caring for God’s earth in four categories: worship, education, facilities, and outreach."
The Mobile Food Pantry is held on the third Saturday of each month in our church Social Hall. Through the Northern Illinois Food Bank we purchase approximately 9,000 lbs. of food that we distribute to around 200 families.