First Church will hold “A Living Hope for Christ,” a women’s small group Bible study based on the book of 1 Peter, to take place this Lenten season. In this book, Peter shares his concerns on big picture issues for the early church, describes believers’ true identity in Christ, and ultimately helps readers discover what…

The Mechanicsburg Cluster of Churches will host a community Ash Wednesday worship service on March 6 at 7 p.m. Ash Wednesday emphasizes two themes: our sinfulness before God and our human mortality. The service focuses on both themes, helping us to realize that both have been triumphed through the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ….

Come experience the passion and power of the Easter story. First Church will put on its annual Passion Play on Wednesday, April 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the church sanctuary. The Passion Play re-enacts the events of Holy Week, beginning with Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem and concluding with his crucifixion and resurrection. The live performance,…

Pastor John Shellenberger will lead a weekly Lunch and Learn Bible study, based on the sermon series, Praying the Names of God, this Lenten season. Beginning March 6, the group will meet on Wednesdays at 11 a.m. in the church sanctuary for study, followed by a Dutch treat lunch at a nearby restaurant. All are…

First Church invites the community to participate in a multi-church Good Friday Prayer Walk. Watch video here. The goal is to cover the town of Mechanicsburg in prayer. Groups will gather at several local churches at noon on March 30 for Scripture reading and worship. Groups will then walk and pray throughout the neighborhoods of…

First Church announces the following special worship services for Easter and Holy Week. Annual Passion Play – Wednesday, March 28 at 6:30 p.m. Maundy Thursday Service, March 29 at 7:00 p.m. Easter Sunday Sunrise Service, April 1 at 6:45 a.m. at the Mechanicsburg Cemetery, 320 S. Frederick Street Easter Sunday Services, April 1 at 8:15…

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