Entries by Sherard Edington

Michael Schulte Farewell

Friends, Sunday, May 15 will be my last day serving as the Director of Christian Education at First Presbyterian Church. It has been a joy to serve this church the […]

WilsonPost – April 13, 2022

The following, by Sherard Edington, appeared in the Religion Column of the WilsonPost. We all know the saying, “Time heals all wounds.” It is a comforting but misleading sentiment because […]

Ashes Drive-Thru 2022

Dear Friends, For Ash Wednesday this year, under the auspices of the Wilson County Ministerial Alliance for Race, I organized an “Ashes Drive-Thru” for the community. I enlisted ten pastors […]


Our church is heated and cooled by two separate HVAC systems—one which serves the sanctuary and the fellowship hall and another which takes care of the education wing, offices, and chapel. The first system is running just fine (knock on wood). The second system…

January 6, 2021

It was with much disbelief and overwhelming sorrow on Wednesday that I watched the images showing citizens of this nation storming our federal capitol, smashing its doors and windows, fighting with the police, and vandalizing that historic building.