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Small Groups


  • SENIOR MOMENTS Senior adult group age 60 and up. Lunch…walking group… trips… speakers… book club… and service. Time: 2nd Thurs 11:30 a.m. plus special trips as scheduled. Place: First Church Fellowship Hall; Contact: Joanne Pike at

  • WEDNESDAY 10 AM BIBLE STUDY An ongoing study of various books of the Bible. Time begins with sharing and prayer, for one another and church needs. Time: Wed 10-11 a.m.; Place: Room 209; Contact: Lead Pastor
  • MEN'S MORNING BIBLE STUDY Welcoming all men with your morning beverage of choice! Bring your Bible for a time of Bible reading, study and sharing with other men, ending promptly at 7 a.m. Time: Weekly Wed 6 a.m.; Place: Room 111; Contact: Perry Morrison at

    Sundays 9:45-10:45 am

    For current classes, visit the "adult equipping hour" tab


  • M GOOD TLC GROUP Small home group meeting for Bible Study, singing, fellowship, and refreshments. Time: Every other Tues or Thurs 7 p.m.; Place: Hauck's home in Ephrata; Contact: Mark Good at
  • WE BELIEVE TLC GROUP The We Believe Group consists of both couples and singles of all ages. Our corporate desire is to know the Bible as Christ and have the Spirit guide us through study and prayer. Time: Wed 7 p.m. once a month Place: Don & Janet Warren's home, Ephrata; Contact: Dee Martin
  • WITMER TLC GROUP Adult sharing group and Bible study
  • Time: Every other Sunday 7 p.m., In summer once a month

    in various homes.

    Contact: Merv Witmer at


  • EXTENSION MINISTRY TEAM We invite you to join us for any of a variety of activities and mission outreaches as we take the message of Christ's love outside the walls of First Church. We reach out locally, regionally, nationally and throughout the world. Please consider joining us as we find opportunities to "Pray, Give and Go!" Time & Place: Team meeting the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Church.

  • SUNDAY NIGHT INTERCESSORS GROUP Spirit-led meeting to intercede for the church. Time: Every other Sunday 5-6 p.m.; Place: Sanctuary; Contact: Walter Carter
  • PROPHET SHARING GROUP A safe place for nurturing the prophetic gift, meeting for relationship, pastoral care, pooling of revelation, practice and prayer. Time: Every other Sunday 6-7 p.m. right after the Intercessors Group; Place: Sanctuary; Contact: Walter Carter

  • WOMEN’S BIBLE/BOOK STUDY Women loving & supporting each other, becoming family, studying the Bible & various books to increase our knowledge, understanding and love of the Lord. Time: TBD; Place: Donna's home in Ephrata; Contact: Donna Horst
  • WOMEN’S FELLOWSHIP Women learning, caring and sharing with other women in a safe environment. Currently doing an In-depth study of the Bible. We welcome all women. Meeting September to May: Monday's 7-8:15 pm in Room 209 During the Summer: We do not officially meet, but have informal walks on the Ephrata Trail when we would normally meet. Contact: Ann Yeager at
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