VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL (Breaker Rock Beach)

JUNE 23-27TH  (6-8PM)

LOCATION: 29 East Walnut Street, Lancaster, PA

Age 4yrs - 5th Grade; (open to kids finishing 5th going into 6th for 2024/2025 school year)

Kids will learn the rock-solid truth in a world of shifting sands!


-Worship Rally

-Sandcastle Cove Bible Study

-Tide Pool Crafts

-Ship Rec Games

-Orca Music

-Snacks


REGISTER HERE



KIDS SUMMER SUNDAY SCHOOL

SUNDAYS (9:30AM) - RM 209

Bring your kids to church where they will all meet in room 209 for songs, crafts, games and fun bible lessons!



BLOOD DRIVE

TUESDAY, JUNE 25  (2-7PM)

We're excited to announce our upcoming blood drive in partnership with Penn Medicine-Lancaster General Health. We invite you to join us in making a profound impact on the lives of those in need in Lancaster County. All blood donated through Lancaster General Health blood drives stays local. Your donation will aid in saving lives at Lancaster General Hospital, Women's and Babies Hospital and the Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute. Let's help give back to our community and aid in saving Lancaster lives together! Schedule Your Appointment: Call 717-544-0170 or visit LGHealth.org/giveblood



POCONO PLATEAU CAMP

JULY 7-12TH

This week-long summer camp is designed for 3rd to 12th graders who love having fun and learning! You’ll enjoy the most popular activities that camp has to offer. During the day, 3rd-6th grade campers will experience archery, sling shots, pedal carts, crafts, nature exploration, boating and swimming. Nights offer a time for the most cherished camp activity of all…campfire and s’mores!


6th-12th grade campers, challenge yourself on a 500 ft zip line, climbing tower, and our new Treetop Adventure Course. Enjoy fun activities including archery, swimming, boating, talent night, and night games. Come experience God in the fun, the challenges, the times of reflection, and powerful worship. Don’t miss out on summer fun with First Church Lancaster Kids! 


CONTACT Faith Kickery with questions!

fkickery@engagegodfirst.org OR 717-725-6559



YOUTH SUMMER EVENTS

SUNDAYS, JULY & AUGUST (6-8PM)

HERSHEY PARK - SATURDAY, AUGUST 31ST

This Summer the youth will be taking a relaxed schedule. We will be taking a full break during June while Christian travels for out of state volunteer opportunities and vacation.


Youth group will meet as normal in July and August. Look forward to some movie nights and other in-house social events. The youth will also be taking our annual trip to Hershey Park later in the summer, so stay tuned for a proper date in the near future! 


CONTACT Christian Faux with questions!

youth@engagegodfirst.org




LUMINA CHILDREN'S COMMUNITY DAY CAMP

M-F, AUG 5-9TH (10AM -2PM)

NEW CREATION UMC 10 W. FARNUM ST.

Our Children’s Community Day Camp is run by a lively group of volunteers dedicated to providing children with a safe and engaging week of fun and faith, intentionally designed to help kids discover Jesus, develop a sense of belonging, and find that God can give them hope and purpose. Through organized play, music and the arts, and interactive Bible exploration, children (and adults, too!) will grow in their friendship with Jesus and neighbor. This year our theme is “Celebrating the Good News: Start the Party!”


How you can participate:


  • Decorate for the party! Weekend of Aug 3-4
  • Help kitchen team prepare lunches Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri
  • Guide small group of children thru stations Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri
  • Assist station leaders (art, Tanzania mission, active games, Bible Story) M, T, Th, Fr
  • Chaperone our field trip Wednesday August 7
  • Take photos any day

Want to help? Need more info?

Please email Correen.lumina@gmail.com



BLOCK PARTY: A CELEBRATION OF COMMUNITY & COMPASSION

SATURDAY, AUGUST 10TH (2-6PM)

RAIN DATE: AUGUST 17TH

LOCATION: TBD

Join us on August 10th from 2 to 6 PM as we come together for a vibrant block party in the heart of Lancaster City. In partnership with Christ Saves Church, this event promises to be an afternoon filled with joy, connection, and a shared commitment to serving our community.


The festivities will include something for everyone. Prepare to be uplifted by the worship band, powerful preaching and dedicated prayer area. Indulge your taste buds with a variety of food trucks offering delicious treats. Families will delight in the kids' area, complete with raffles, back-to-school items, and an exciting bounce house. Last year's block party was a tremendous success, with Pastor Laura and Pastor Joe lending their support and Brian Close playing with the worship band. The atmosphere was truly uplifting, and we anticipate another unforgettable experience this year!


VOLUNTEER: We're seeking volunteers to help us with setup, assist with activities, or simply spread the word.


DONATE: We need backpacks, school supplies, and gift cards for our raffle.


CONTACT US:

Lissette Rosa-lisetter@christsaveschurch.org