Central Presbyterian Church

Massillon, Ohio


Upcoming Events

Fri Jun 23
Pastor’s Day off
Sun Jun 25 @10:30AM -
Sun Jun 25 @10:45AM -
Sun Jun 25 @11:30AM -
Mon Jun 26 @ 9:00AM - 12:00PM
GED Classes
Mon Jun 26 @ 1:00PM -
Mon Jun 26 @ 5:30PM - 08:30PM
GED Classes
Mon Jun 26 @ 7:00PM -
Men's Study

September 6,2015

"A Reason to Celebrate"

Text: Genesis 17:15-17: 18:1-2, 9-15

Psalm 27:23-26

August 30, 2015

"The Prophet Speaks"

Text: Jeremiah 29:1, 4-9, 11-14a

Psalm 137:1-6


            The words we’re about to hear were written almost six centuries before the birth of Christ.

Read more: August 30, 2015

August 23, 2015

"Faith for the Long Haul:

Rev. Richard Scherpenisse

Text: John: 6:55-69

Psalm 84

August 16, 2015

"A Conversion Story"

Text: Acts 9:10-19

Proverbs 16:7, 24:17, 25:21


            Opening the 9th chapter of the Book of Acts is a conversion story as compelling as any in the Bible. It’s the conversion of Saul from the city of Tarsus, who later came to be known as Paul the apostle.

Read more: August 16, 2015

August 9, 2015

"Off the Chart Joy!"

Text: Luke 15:1-10

Psalm 139:1-12


            One day, a family decided to spend the afternoon in a huge mall situated in a suburb of Chicago. In the center of the main courtyard was a massive sandbox. In the middle of the sandbox stood a wooden, fortress-like climbing structure with rope ladders on each side.

Read more: August 9, 2015

August 2, 2015

"The Words of the Institution"

Text: 1 Corinthians 11:23-26

Psalm 66:16-20


            We’re going to read a passage from Paul’s letter to the Corinthians, the language of which has come to be known as “the institution of the Lord’s Supper.”

Read more: August 2, 2015

July 26, 2015

"What Possessed Me?"

Text: Luke 4:31-37

Psalm 9:1-6


I’m going to tell you a story; a true story; a personal story; a story which continues to chill me to the bone when I think about it. It was July 21, 1980. Vale and I had been married for exactly a month.

Read more: July 26, 2015

July 19, 2015

"No Bulls, Ram, or Unleavened Cakes Required"

Text: Selections from Exodus 29

Micah 6:6-8


            In just a few minutes from now – and for those who appreciate a short sermon, the fewer the better

Read more: July 19, 2015

July 12, 2015

"What's the Delay"

Text: John 11:1-44

Habakkuk 1:1-4, 2:1-4


An elderly gentleman met his pastor at the door following worship and asked, “Pastor, whydon’t you pray and ask God to start wearing a watch?” Puzzled, the minister asked him why.The gentleman answered, “Because He’s sure enough never on time!”

Read more: July 12, 2015

July 5, 2015

"Tasting the Kindness of the Lord"

Text: 1 Peter 1:22-25, 2:3

Psalm 34

Rev. David Kearns-Preston