First Church will hold a “Taste of Africa” event and presentation on Sunday, March 10, 2019, led by church members who recently attended a mission trip to Sierra Leone, Africa. The event is free and open to the public. The evening begins at 6:15 p.m. with “Taste of Africa.” Attendees can sample African foods that…

Join us for Camp Sunday on March 10, 2019! Learn more about the many opportunities for church camp this summer, and how to register. First Church firmly believes in the benefits of a church camp experience. Set in beautiful woods and natural surroundings, camp provides a distraction from video games, television and the general rushed…

Join us on Saturday, March 9 for a Ham Loaf Dinner at First Church. Ham loaf, a central Pennsylvania tradition, is a mixture of fresh pork, smoked ham and other ingredients, served with a tangy, sweet sauce. The meal will include green beans, potatoes, rolls, applesauce, a beverage and assorted desserts. Chicken nuggets will be…

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….

Are you interested in becoming a member of First Church? Please consider attending our New Member Class. The next one begins on Sunday, March 3, 2019. Classes are held during the Sunday School hour from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. For more information, call or e-mail Tina Eaton, Director of Adult Ministry, at 717.766.4611 or adultministry@fumchurch.com.

The Little Friends Preschool of First Church will hold its Annual Vendor and Craft Fair on Saturday, March 2, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room. The public is invited to attend for a day of shopping and fun. Representatives from more than 25 featured vendors will be on-site with a variety…

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 will hold a Rejoicing Spirits worship service on Sunday, Feb. 24, 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…

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