Thanks to all for your generous support of our Annual Youth Sleepout for the Homeless! The event raised over $4,600! Donations were accepted from the community throughout the evening. Proceeds will benefit New Hope Ministries, and their local work with the homeless and other families in need.

First Church will hold a Rejoicing Spirits worship service on Sunday, Nov. 26, at 4:00 p.m. All are welcome! The service is specially designed and adapted for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families. The service has an informal atmosphere, and features brief messages, and lots of music and fellowship opportunities. Rejoicing Spirits…

The United Methodist Women (UMW) of First Church will hold a Mission Meal on Sunday, Nov. 19, in fellowship hall following the 10:45 a.m. service. Join us for a delicious meal of barbecue, chips, veggies/dip, and dessert. Take out is available. Freewill offerings will be accepted. This year’s entire collection will support hurricane relief efforts…

First Church is collecting boxes of personal care items for this year’s Operation Christmas Child. Through this ministry, the public is invited to fill one or more shoe-sized boxes with  toys and games, school supplies, and this year, they are asking for a ‘Wow’ item. The boxes are shipped to children in dire need in…

First Church will host a health lecture on minimally invasive heart valve surgery on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. in the church multi-purpose room. Dr. Mubashir Mumtaz, a cardiovascular surgeon with PinnacleHealth in Harrisburg, will be the guest presenter. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, call or…

First Church will hold a Ministry & Mission Fair on Nov. 12 in conjunction with our Consecration Sunday. Join us from 9:15 to 10:45 a.m. in the Multipurpose Room for this wonderful event, and discover new ways to give of your time and the talents that God has given you as a special gift! If…

Are you ready to make the commitment? Sunday, Nov. 12 is Consecration Sunday at First Church. We hope you will plan to attend either of our church’s worship services at 8:15 or 10:45 a.m. to learn more about how you can grow in your faith journey through giving your financial and spiritual gifts.

First Church is collecting donations of canned sweet potatoes, and invites the public’s support. The canned goods will be included in holiday food boxes that are being prepared by New Hope Ministries in Mechanicsburg, for distribution to local families in need. Donations can be dropped off inside the main entrance of the church on Sunday…

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