First Church invites the community to attend one or more of the special events and worship services we have planned for Holy Week and Easter.
During Lent, we will be offering livestreamed, recorded and in-person services. The church will follow all appropriate safety measures and protocols for in-person events.
• March 28, Palm Sunday Worship with us at 8:15 a.m. online and in-person. Please pre-register for in-person worship on our website at fumchurch.com.
• April 1, Maundy Thursday Service and Seder Meal This service will be offered online via our website and FB page anytime after 4:00 p.m. Instructions for the Seder Meal are available on our website at fumchurch.com. This service includes communion. Click here to watch this video with simple instructions for the Seder Meal.
• April 2, Good Friday One Thousand Prayers Kick-Off All are invited to blanket our community in prayer! Details about how to get your prayer kit and participate can be found on our website at fumchurch.com.
• April 4, Easter Sunrise Service Join us at the Mechanicsburg Cemetery at 6:45 a.m. to celebrate our Risen Lord! Please wear a face mask if you are unable to physical distance. This service will be led by our Youth and will last approximately 30 minutes. No registration required. We will be observing Holy Communion at this service.
• April 4, Easter 8:15 a.m. Service He is Risen! We invite you to worship with us in-person or via livestream at 8:15 a.m. We will continue to follow all safety protocols, which includes wearing a face mask and physical distancing. Please pre-register for this service on our website at fumchurch.com.
• April 4, Easter 11:00 a.m. Service He is Risen Indeed! We will be gathering in our parking lot for this outdoor service! Please bring your own chair(s) and wear a face mask until you find your seat. Activities will be available for children in attendance. In the event of rain, the service will be moved indoors to the green chair section of the sanctuary. Please pre-register for this service on our website at fumchurch.com.