The interaction around the tables as we discuss what we are learning is fantastic. It is exciting to be growing together as we learn to walk in a manner worthy of our calling in Christ.
As a church we always want to be open to guests and create an atmosphere that is welcoming, but Open House Sunday on September 9 is a specific day for us as a church to put our best foot forward.
There are a few intangible things in life that I wish I could bottle. This summer’s camp/ missions experience was one of those things. This was a week that God brought together. There is no denying that. It was simply amazing.
[A]s Hershey Free begins this long journey in our relationship with Burkina Faso, the presence and willingness to engage, to show that we care is the beginning of relationship. I am not certain where all of this is headed. But God knows. And that is what gives me comfort and confidence as we move forward.
Hershey Free Church is beginning a multi-year partnership with a village (“KB”) in Burkina Faso, West Africa, to foster Transformational Community Development (TCD). KB has been long impacted by extreme poverty. There is little access to clean water, minimal latrine use, and many children with preventable diseases. The vision is for this village to become a model of transformation that can be replicated in other...
In preparation for Easter this year, we invited people to travel through The Journey of Identity: A Sacred Easter Experience. Participants encountered eight rooms in the course of considering how the events of Easter affect our identity. God knows us fully and loves us fully, and through Christ we can have a new identity. Here are some of the comments we received from people who...
On March 25, seven people were baptized. Baptism is a sign of Christian identity, not Christian maturity. It is a public declaration of faith, a symbol of new life in Christ, and an outward demonstration of an inward change that has already taken place. We celebrate the work that God is doing in each of these lives!
During our last sermon series, we talked about the theme of identity and how our new life in Christ can shape our identity. That leads to this question: How does this identity shape me? Where does it lead me? Our next series, Compelled, will unpack those types of questions. Over the next few weeks we’ll talk about one of the major implications of having our...