Bicentennial Celebrations

Bloomington RPC is celebrating 200 years of being a witness of God’s truth in the city of Bloomington, Indiana. Please save the date! More information to come.

I. Homecoming Weekend – August 6th-8th, 2021

Friday, August 6th:

On Friday evening, a choir from our congregation will perform at 7 p.m., followed by refreshments.

Saturday, August 7th: 

On Saturday morning there will be two historical lectures and an exhibition at the church.  We look forward to having Professor David Whitla (Church History Professor from Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Pittsburgh) speak at 9:30 a.m. on the history of the Covenanters, and Pastor James Faris (Second Indianapolis RPC) speak at 11 a.m. on his ancestor, the first minister of Bloomington Reformed Presbyterian Church – the Rev. James Faris.

In the afternoon, some of our young people will lead storytelling tours at the Covenanter Cemetery (at the corner of High and Hillside streets), with scavenger hunts for children. These tours run from 1-3 p.m.

Sunday, August 8th: 

On the Lord’s Day, we will gather to worship God together at 10:45 a.m., followed by lunch in families’ homes.

*It is now time to register to let us know you are coming!  (RSVP by July 12th)*

Please click on the link and fill in your information by July 12th: Registration

If you would like more information or have questions, please contact us at [email protected].

II. 200th Anniversary Weekend – October 9th-10th, 2021

In addition to the Homecoming Weekend, we are planning an Anniversary Weekend for October 9th-10th, 2021.