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…

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.

Looking for a great Mother’s Day gift? Know a creative person in need of a night out? Tickets are now available for a Paint Night fund raiser at First Church on Saturday, May 12, 2018, from 6 to 9 p.m. Proceeds will benefit a youth mission trip to Brooklyn this summer. Painting experience is not…

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…

Sunday, Feb. 11 is Youth Sunday at First Church. Members of the Youth Fellowship Group (grades 6 to 12) will lead both morning worship services at 8:15 and 10:45. All are welcome!

Thanks to all for your generous support of our Annual Youth Sleepout for the Homeless! The event raised over $4,600! Donations were accepted from the community throughout the evening. Proceeds will benefit New Hope Ministries, and their local work with the homeless and other families in need.

Love Christmas cookies but don’t enjoy baking them? Attend the Cookie Walk at First Church on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., sponsored by the Youth Group. Attendees can fill a large or small container with a variety of homemade holiday cookies. Boxes will be provided. Proceeds benefit youth mission projects….

Did you ever wonder what it was like the night Jesus was born? If so, come and experience the sights, sounds and tastes of Bethlehem on Sunday, December 10 in the multipurpose room. Visitors can enjoy walking through the town of Bethlehem, visit the manger scene in the sanctuary and enjoy a mission meal in…

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