Twin Tiers Church (Big Flats, N.Y.,) celebrates new facility

Pastor Paul Irwin stands outside the new home of Twin Tiers Church in Big Flats, N.Y.

Pastor Paul Irwin stands outside the new home of Twin Tiers Church in Big Flats, N.Y.

Twin Tiers EPC Church in south central New York held a grand opening on Sunday, September 21, for their new building. For the past year, the congregation had been renting a room in a closed church in Big Flats, a town of about 7,500 residents near Elmira. In July, Twin Tiers purchased the facility, which included the church and two other buildings. Church volunteers spent the summer renovating.

“Paying a mortgage for the whole building was not a lot more than rent for one room for four hours a week,” Pastor Paul Irwin said.

Click here to read a story the Elmira Star-Gazette published about the church’s grand opening.

Twin Tiers EPC Church formed in 2012. The church’s website is

This entry was posted in Uncategorized on by .

About EPConnection

EPConnection is the news and information service of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church, a denomination of Presbyterian, Reformed, Evangelical, and Missional congregations. To the glory of God, the EPC family aspires to be a global movement of congregations engaged together in God’s mission through transformation, multiplication, and effective biblical leadership, embodying Jesus’ love to our neighbors near and far.

Post your thoughts