The mission of the Decatur Presbyterian Church community is to share Jesus Christ’s love for the world.

DPC has been an integral part of the Decatur, GA community since 1825. We look forward in faith to our Bicentennial in 2025, serving our community and the world, and affirming our goal:

Every child of God – belonging, engaging, being transformed


 Core Strategies 

  1. Engage people of all ages in high quality experiences of worship and faith formation
  2.  Implement courageous outreach efforts that engage new people with the church community
  3. Care compassionately for those struggling with life circumstances, including those living on the margins of society
  4. Intentionally build relationships within the church community

At A Glance

  • Traditional, creative, intergenerational worship with humble, open-minded theology
  • Over 780 active members, governed by elected elders and served by talented staff
  • Close to 100 children involved (birth to 5th grade) during the year
  • More than 50 active youth (6th-12th grade), with regular mission trips, retreats and conferences
  • Extraordinary Chancel Choir and beloved music program for children
  • Stimulating adult education classes and small groups for support and learning
  • Many mission partners across the globe and in our local community
  • Threshold Ministry to connect those in need with helpful resources