The First Presbyterian Church of Glen Cove

An Open and Affirming Church


Ink to Blood

King David.  Wasn’t he the young shepherd boy anointed by the prophet Samuel to succeed King Saul?  And wasn’t he the young brash hero who used stones and a sling to fell the giant Goliath while the army of Israel trembled from a distance?  And then wasn’t he the one who went on to lead the army against all their enemies even while Saul tried to kill him? 

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Welcome to First Presbyterian! As Pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Glen Cove, I welcome you to this site and to our church. We hope you will visit this site often and will also want to join us for Sunday morning worship or for some of our many other programs, ministries and events throughout the year. I know you will find among us a diverse and vibrant group of people working to make a difference in our world and community…As an open and affirming church we believe that ALL people are children of God. We recognize, celebrate and give thanks for the rich diversity and boundless gifts of all God’s children.Hope you can join us! If I can answer any questions about our church please feel free to contact me directly at,
Rev. Betsy Simpson – Pastor
 Betsy Simpson

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