Christian Education

 

 

Children & Youth


Kids’ Sunday School  9:00am to 10:00am September through May.
Age 3-7 Teachers: Lisa and Bill Harrison 717-243-8316
Helpers: Connie Herman and Theresa Martin 717-243-9852
Grades 3-5 Teacher:
Brian Bauer and Shelby Holly  245-2302
Grades 6-9 Teachers: Candy Hoff  717-249-7609
Terry Kramer 717-245-2123
Children’s Fellowship Ages 4 through grade 5. They meet once a month September through May.
Vacation Bible School (VBS) Four evenings, usually Monday through Thrusday 6:00pm-8:00pm, in summer under one theme, with a Bible lesson, songs, arts and crafts, snacks and activities, VBS is for ages 4 through grade 5.
Confirmation Program  For youths in grades 7 and/or 8, September through May. The Confirmation Celebration is typically held on Pentecost Sunday. Confirmation at First United Church of Christ’s goal with Confirmation is to initiate our Youth into the Church and educate them about its joys, mysteries and responsibilities. As part of the Confirmation journey we strive to educate and involve them in what it means to be a Christian in the world today. Confirmation candidates meet with pastors for Sunday School class. Every confirmation candidate has a mentor. The class participates in field trips and in a weekend retreat.
ADULTS Some classes may not meet in the Summer.
Sunday School Classes 9:15am-10:30am
Friends in Faith Contact & teacher:  Rev Dr. Donna Hale
Adult Book Chat Book Chat meets each 1st and 3rd Sunday from 9:15a.m. – 10:30a.m. All are welcome to join in lively conversation, home-baked goodies, friendship and Christian fellowship!

Our 2014/ 2015 season in Book Chat will begin in Sept.  Additionally , our Book Chat group has chosen a group of books we’ll read this season. The order may vary as we move forward but as a group we wanted everyone to have an opportunity whether you can meet with us(or not!) to “read along” with our Book Chat group!
Our books (so far) for the 2014/ 2015 season:
 
  

Reading the Bible Tuesday mornings 10:00am-11:30am,  A Bible Study  in the Church Parlor. This group reads, examines, explores and discusses the assigned lectionary scripture readings for the coming Sunday, or chooses one entire book from the Bible to study with the help of a study book .

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