Mission and Outreach

Contact the church office for more information.

CD Ministry

Delivered each week by the Deacons, the CD Ministry provides audio recordings of the worship service (and CD players if needed) to the home bound.

Makers & Takers

As an outreach program of the Board of Deacons, Makers and Takers enlists folk willing to help make food, or take food to families who have a serious illness, death or other emergency.

Worship Services

Our church also conducts worship services every 1st Wednesday of the winter months at Partridge Knoll at 11:00 am in the activities room.  Everyone is invited to attend!

Sister Churches

Brick Chapel and Crary Mills

Brick Chapel has services held first Sunday in June through last Sunday in August. Worship begins at 10:30 am.  Located at 5501 County Route 27, Canton NY 13617; (315) 386-3785.

Crary Mills worships every Sunday at 10 a.m. and is located at 159 County Route 35, Canton NY 13617.


Ministry In the North Country is a Cooperative Parish in the Presbytery of Northern New York. Representatives of member churches (of which ours in one) meet to do bible study, pray and undertake ministry initiatives such as Foster Kids Christmas, Rural Rehab Housing, Cottage Industry, Vacation Bible School, Health Initiatives and Farm Outreach.

The Clint McCoy Feeding Center

In 2018, the Canton First Presbyterian Church assumed full funding responsibility for the Clint McCoy Feeding Center.   Located in the remote village of Mzenga in northern Malawi, the Feeding Center provides hot meals twice a week to over 80 children along with education from Women of Grace Widows’ Fund volunteers and serves as a vital community hub for the village.  The cost to maintain this international mission project is $215/month or $2,580 per year.

Church & Community Program

Incorporated  in 1974 by the seven member churches and funded with donations from the Seven Member Churches plus community organizations, fraternal organizations, students and ‘Friends”, the Canton Church and Community Program helps provide a safety net for those in crisis situations, assists with emergency needs, and provides volunteer opportunities for area residents. The Church and Community Manager, Carol Linn, can be reached by phone or FAX at 315 386-3534 – Email address CantonCCP@aol.com.  Churches Of Canton Inc – Newsletter #544177

Farm Family Offering

On the first Sunday in December, and throughout the month, the church receives an offering from the congregation and friends of the church specifically designated to thank those hardworking farmers, their families, and those working in agriculture throughout St. Lawrence County.  These gifts are primarily delivered at Christmas, or at anytime of the year if needs arise.