Outreach

Our Local Outreach Activity are listed here. (Below)


OUR MISSIONARY                           MISSIONARY OF MONTH                    MISSION RELATED WEBSITES

  • Kitchen of Grace

    Celebrating seven years and over 50,000 meals served!

    Each Friday, from 4:00-5:30 p.m. we offer the community a free meal served in the church Annex (corner of Prince and King Streets). Volunteer opportunities are available.  Contact Larry and Kathy Russell at 717.530.5024 for more information.


  • After Hours" Coffee House

    Runs during the university year, mid-August through April

    Coffee and conversation for students and young adults are offered every Thursday starting at 9:00 p.m. in the church Annex on the corner of King and Prince streets.  For more information, contact Tony Morton at 717.532.8421.


  • Bible Adventure Program

    Runs during the school year, September-May

    Children from James Burd and Shippensburg Area Intermediate School are brought to the church for one hour of spiritual education. Contact Shirley Negley for more information.


  • King's Kettle

    Food Pantry

    Local food pantry. To donate through the church, the second Sunday of each month is designated for King's Kettle Food Pantry collection.  To donate directly, volunteer or for more information, contact the pantry at 717.530.9200.


  • Local  Retreats and Seminars

    Grief Share's Surviving the Holidays

    Nov 1 6:30-8:30 pm

    Shippensburg First Church of God (Basement Level)

    Come find out how to endure the holidays when you have lost a loved one.


    Weekend to Remember by Family Life.

    Nov. 2-4:  Pittsburgh Marriott North    $200 per couple when using code             (lodging not included).

    Nov. 9-11:  Pittsburgh Marriott North     $200 per couple when using code (lodging not included).  

    Nov. 16-18:  Crowne Plaza King of Prussia $200 per couple when using code  (lodging not included) 

    Use code:  ShippensburgFirstChurchofGod for $100 discount/couple  http://familylifeministries.org/weekend-to-remember/#where

    Contact Gary and Joyce Hornbaker (717-552-6990) for more information.


    PA State Sunday School Association Convention

    Nov 3:  9:00 am to 4:45 pm  Newville Church of God:  475 Shippensburg Road, Newville, PA 17241


    Men's Retreat  -  Joy El  - Nov 16, 2018, 6:30pm  to Nov 17, 2018, 6:30pm

    Speaker - Tom Harmon  Cost - $89.00 ($79.00 if registered by Oct 19)

    To Register: 717-369-4539 or www.joyelcamps.org    3741 Joy El Drive, Greencastle, PA 17225


    ERC Multiplication Summit    Nov 17, 2108, 9:00am - 12:00noon

    Take your Church to the Community (Seeing Your Church Without Walls)

    Making Disciple-Makers.  Location of Seminar: Middletown First Church of God, 245 W. High Street, Middletown, PA.  Cost - $20.00.

    To Register: Tracey.Utermahlen@gmail.com   www.ERCMultiply.com


    Grief Share's Surviving the Holidays

    Dec 6    6:30-8:30 pm

    Shippensburg First Church of God (Basement Level)

    Come find out how to endure the holidays when you have lost a loved one.


    Sharon Garlough Brown Ladies Retreat

    April 12-14, 2019

    Bongiorno Conference Center: 430 Union Hall Road, Carlisle, PA 17013

    Phone: 717-243-7381

  • PMI

    Pregnancy Ministries, Inc.

    Serving those with crisis pregnancies from a pro-life perspective.  Volunteer opportunities available. Contact Robin Kell at 717.532.4446 for more information or Maggie or Deb at the Chambersburg Center at 717-267-3738.



  • C.A.N.

    Christ Among Neighbors

    Community wide ministry to meet a wide array of needs.  Donate or volunteer. Located at 130 South Penn Street. Contact Darlene Meyers at 717.532.7577 for more information.


  • Web sites we Recommend.

    -- The Story....How it all began and how it will never end. Following the Creation, Fall, Rescue, Restoration outline, this page shows how to personally begin with God and how that fits into His overall plan for the world.  Click Here


    --    Everystudent.com