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Jul 13

Welcome

We are glad you found us.  You are invited to be our guest in worship with us on Sunday at 10:30 am or participate in one of our outreach ministries anytime.  If you want to know more about a ministry or an upcoming program please check the calendar page or call Pauline Duncan at the …

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Jun 15

Guest speaker: Dave Hurst

Dave Hurst will be our guest speaker on Laity Sunday, June 28th at 10:30 am.   He will give a message of hope and challenge during this transition between pastors.  Pastor Dale has retired and Rev. Jeffrey Popson will begin on July 5th.  Dave is an active Christian layman in the Johnstown area and will bless …

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Jun 06

Free Community Meal June 8th

On Monday, June 8th from 4:00 to 6:00 pm the Outreach Committee of First Church will open the doors to serve a FREE community meal to our neighbors. Anyone may come with no reservation and no donation required!  We desire to share this act of love in the name of Jesus with our neighbors.  Pastor …

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Jun 06

Holy Communion Service at 10:30 am on June 7th

This Holy Communion Service is offered at the beginning of summer for our congregation and friends.  This will also be the last service of communion conducted by Pastor Dale before his retirement.  All  in attendance are welcome to receive communion if you love Jesus and desire to be obedient to his Holy Word.

May 26

Retirement Farewell Sunday for Pastor Dale Shunk

The Church Council invites all members and friends to attend a special worship service on Sunday, May 31st in honor of Rev. Dale R. Shunk and his wife Annabelle as they complete 40 years of full-time ministry and retire next month.  Please be prompt for the 10:30 AM worship service followed by a catered lunch …

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May 20

Pentecost Sunday guest speaker: Wanda Ross

On Sunday, May 24th, Wanda Ross, who is the Lay Leader of the Connellsville District, will be our guest speaker at the 10:30 am service.  She will bring a message on Pentecost Sunday from the perspective of the pew.  She lives in Stoystown and is a member of the HOME Charge.

Apr 12

Answers Conference with Bob Gillespie

Got questions about life and the Bible?  There are answers!  Bob Gillespie, quest speaker from Answers in Genesis, will be on campus Sunday, April 19, 2015.  He will speak to a combined Sunday School Class at 9:15 am and at the 10:30 am worship service.  Check our our Answers Conference  web site. If you want …

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Mar 20

“Messiah in the Passover” Presentation April 1st

As a follow-up to our Jewish Festival Sermon Series during Lent we have invited Jewish Rabbi Jeff Kipp from Pittsburgh to present the meaning behind the Passover Seder Meal entitled “Messiah in the Passover.”   The public is invited to attend this evening event on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM hosted by …

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Feb 24

New Sermon Series on Biblical Festivals

It was God in Leviticus 23 who instituted the celebrations at certain specific times of the year so that the people of Israel would remember both their past and their future as related to the coming Messiah. When we learn all about these Festivals we also will remember our joint past with the Jews and …

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Feb 17

Creation Sunday February 22nd

Attention! On Sunday, February 22nd, the First Church Family will celebrate the work of our Creator God.  We call it Creation Sunday!   This is our Father’s world and we are celebrating it.  A special message will be given by Rev. Dale Shunk regarding creation being a part of the general revelation of God’s eternal nature and power.   …

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