Our mission is to respond to the needs of our local families as well as the needs of our national and global families. We are a congregation that strives to do our part to spread the love of God and to make a difference locally and around the world.
A local social agency that services families in need living in northeastern Berks county
Manna Food Pantry
We have partnered with Grace EC Church, Kutztown, in their efforts to help local families struggling to feed their families.
Kutztown Fire Company
Our local volunteer fire company servicing Kutztown, Maxatawny and Greenwich townships and the University.
Another wonderful social service organization who works to improve the lives of children, families and adults striving to attain independent living.
A non-profit organization offering health care, housing, and support for seniors and affiliated with the United Church of Christ
Bethany Children’s Home
Some of our more recent projects with Bethany include donating hymnals, gardening and rebuilding benches.
Relay for Life – American Cancer Society
For many years our dedicated Angels of Hope team has worked tirelessly raising money for the Kutztown walk to help eliminate cancer.
Home-cooked food and good fellowship, free of charge and open to all
Vacation Bible School Support
Five evenings of Christian education for children based on a different theme each year and presented in an engaging, fun program.
Volunteer Transportation Service
Volunteer drivers provide transportation to medical appointments for our seniors and others unable to drive.
National & Global Outreach
Our Churches Wider Mission
We are a 5 for 5 Congregation, giving to OCWM basic support and each of the following special mission offerings:
- One Great Hour of Sharing
- Strengthen the Church
- Neighbors in Need
- The Christmas Fund
As followers of Christ, we give and receive love unconditionally. Even though we cannot do everything, we cannot ignore the pain and suffering that is all around us. We can make a difference in the world and in our community by doing our part. Therefore, we make it a point to be involved in missions both locally and abroad.