First Church will hold a Rejoicing Spirits worship service on Sunday, March 25, 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. An informal atmosphere, brief messages, and lots of music and fellowship opportunities. Rejoicing Spirits is held on the fourth…

Come experience the passion and power of the Easter story. First Church will put on its annual Passion Play on Wednesday, March 28 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,…

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…

On Jan. 1, First Church began the “Be One, Make One” Bible reading challenge for 2018. During Lent, our focus will be on becoming Praying Followers who faithfully listen in order to discern God’s will and respond to God in prayer every day. We encourage you to keep a prayer journal this Lent! A journal…

The Mechanicsburg Cluster of Churches will hold a community Ash Wednesday worship service on Feb. 14 at 7 p.m. All are welcome to attend the service, hosted by Wesley United Methodist Church, 203 S. Filbert St. in Mechanicsburg.

Pastor John Shellenberger will lead a weekly Lunch and Learn, based on the 2018 “Be One, Make One” Bible reading, this Lenten season. Beginning Feb. 15, the group will meet on Thursdays at 11 a.m. in the church sanctuary for study, followed by a Dutch treat lunch at a nearby restaurant. All are welcome! No…

© 2015 First United Methodist Church | 135 West Simpson Street Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 Phone: (717) 766-4611.
Follow us: