Registration is open for the 2019 Men’s Retreat to be held Friday to Sunday, Jan. 25 to 27, at the Mt. Asbury Retreat Center in Newville. This year’s focus is on relaxing and reviving each participant’s physical and spiritual health. All First Church men are invited and encouraged to attend. This beautiful camp is the…

Registration is now open for “Re-Purposed:  Our New Life in Christ!” the 2019 Women’s Retreat to be held Friday to Sunday, Feb.8 to 10, at Mt. Asbury Retreat Center in Newville. All First Church women are invited and encouraged to attend, for a weekend filled with fellowship, fun, food and spiritual renewal. Hotel-like accommodations and…

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,…

You can support a First Church youth mission trip to Brooklyn, NY, this summer by dining at Capital Joe in downtown Mechanicsburg during the month of March. Capital Joe offers delicious espresso drinks, coffee, tea, baked goods and much more. Simply mention “Brooklyn” when dining at Capital Joe’s, and a portion of the proceeds from…

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR MARCH Join us at Mission Central on Wednesday, March 21 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…

All parents and adults are encouraged to learn more about church camp at “Be a Star, Under the Stars” on Sunday, March 18 during the Sunday School hour (9:30 to 10:30 a.m.). First Church firmly believes in the benefits of a church camp experience. Now more than ever, children and youth need to know how…

Join us for Camp Sunday on March 11, 2018! 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…

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