First Church is pleased to support Isaiah 61 Ministries, a local organization that serves the needs of the homeless in Dauphin County. They provide a variety of services including a food bank, clothing closet and shelter. Specifically, First Church members help serve meals to the homeless in downtown Harrisburg on the third Wednesday of each…

Join us at Mission Central on Wednesday, June 20 at 6:00 p.m. to help sort and bag donated groceries. The groceries are then transported to the Bethesda Mission shelter in Harrisburg to be shared with residents in need. Mission Central, a warehouse and affiliate of the Susquehanna Conference of The United Methodist Church, collects and…

The Third Friday Food Truck Feast rolls into the First Church parking lot again on June 15, from 5 to 9 p.m. An expected six to eight trucks will be pulling in with a variety of foods. Confirmed vendors so far include Mad Sandwiches, Mad Dash, Chicken Truck, Bountiful Feast, Up in Smoke, The Sweet…

The Board of Trustees of First Church manages three scholarship funds for church members enrolled in post-secondary education: Comfort Education Fund, supporting certified candidates for ministry; Betty Brandt Fund, supporting individuals with a defined physical or mental disability; and Zimmerman Youth Scholarship Fund, supporting individuals who are/were active members of our Youth Department. Scholarship applications…

Visit First Church at Jubilee Day in downtown Mechanicsburg on Thursday, June 21.The church parking lot will be open to the public. Free-will donations will be accepted to benefit a youth mission trip to Brooklyn, NY this summer. First Church is located just one block from the Jubilee Day activities, and our building will be…

Registrations are still being accepted for the 2018 Vacation Bible School at First Church. Go to: http://rrr.cokesburyvbs.com/fumchurch to register your child today. VBS will be held from Monday to Friday, June 11 to 15, from 9:00 a.m. to noon daily. Children ages 3 through entering sixth grade can engage in a fun Bible adventure, with…

Join us on June 3 for Graduate Sunday at First Church. We will honor all of our 2018 graduates, both high school and college, during the 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. worship services.

First Church will host an outing to Faith Day at the Harrisburg Senators baseball game on Sunday, June 3, 2018. Join us for a buffet-style picnic at 2:30 p.m., followed by the game at 3:30 p.m. The buffet will include hot dogs, hamburgers, BBQ chicken, baked beans, potato salad, mac & cheese, chips, popcorn, cookies,…

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