ABOUT OUR CHURCH
church had its beginnings as a house church
on and around Fort Devens, Massachusetts.
officially became a church on September 15,
1990 with the name Sung Kwang (or Holy Light)
we came under the Philadelphia Assembly of Korean
Churches, and ministered primarily to ethnic
Koreans in the United States.
the church matured, it came under the General
Assembly of Presbyterian Churches, Korea (GAPCK),
and our mission evolved to the dual-ministry
of evangelizing in both Korean and English languages.
2004, our name changed to Love First Presbyterian
Church. Our “mother" church is the
Pyung Kang Che-Il Presbyterian Church in Seoul,
has a congregation of about 60,000 members.
addition to having its own seminary school,
it also has a Bible Museum with rare religious
artifacts and several breathtaking religious
our inception, we have leased four different church buildings
first was a congregational church in Acton,
the second a Dutch reformed church in Framingham,
another host was the former Pleasant Street Congregational
Church in Arlington. We currently reside at the First Baptist Church of Littleton - a very loving and wonderful host.
have had only four pastors since our inception;
pastor is Reverend Jong Sang Kwon. We
now have three Elders: Jack Pugh, Bert Briney, and
Jung Duk Ha. Their
work and dedication, in addition to the countless
works of our congregation, has allowed our church
to grow in people and in spirit.