WHO WE ARE

Our Church History began with the first meeting held in a home in 1845. To read more about the history of Westminster Presbyterian Church

We are committed to "worship, fellowship, and study together keeping our celebration of God's presence among us in the forefront.".

(Pastor Stacy Cavanaugh)

Our Staff:

  • Pastor: Rev. Stacy Cavanaugh

  • Financial Secretary/Treasurer: Helen Carroll

  • Organist: Carol Godwin

  • Publications Coordinator: Pam McKinsey

  • Custodian: David Morales​

Affiliations:

  •  ​​Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) ​- https://www.pcusa.org
  • Blackhawk Prebytery www.blackhawkpresbytery.org
  • Stronghold Camp and Retreat Center http://www.strongholdcenter.org/ 
  • United Churches of Galena is an organization of many of the churches in Galena and nearby. A representative from each of these churches meet on the first Thursday of every month (except July and August) to share with each other their joys and concerns and support one another in these.  There are also shared activities such as World Day of Prayer Service, Good Friday Service,Thanksgiving Eve Service, and a Community Christmas Concert. For several years there has also been a multi-congregation Vacation Bible School. The date, time and location of these special events are announced near the time of the event. Furthermore, there is also a shared provision for caring for needy individuals passing through our community.
OUR WORSHIP SERVICES

Our regular worship service is at 10 a.m. in our church sanctuary with Children's Worship in the lower level during the worship service - from September through May.

 1st Sunday of the month - On the 1st Sunday of the month we have communion. We welcome all believers to participate.

5th Sunday of the month- Cooperative Worship is held on the 5th Sunday of the month with 1st Presbyterian Church, United Methodist Church, Lord of Love Lutheran Church and Westminster Presbyterian Church. Services are at 10:15 a.m. at announced location.

Combined Special Services such as World Communion Sunday and the United Churches of Galena Combined Christmas Concert are at dates, times and places announced near the date of the event.