Being a leader and investing in the youth of CFC is close to my heart because I came to know Christ through my time in student ministry. Eight years ago, I was asked to be a junior high leader at...READ MORE >
Sometimes on this side of the computer for my position as Community Kids Assistant at CFC, it may seem like I am just “filling a schedule,” assigning volunteers’ to a time slot so we have...READ MORE >
I’ve found it helpful to study whole books of the Bible in order to position myself to understand the flow of God’s thoughts. It’s exciting for us to embark on this journey together. The...READ MORE >
Can you imagine if all of Lancaster City and County decided to walk north of Harrisburg near Millersburg to be baptized in the Susquehanna? Well that’s how the gospel of Mark opens. It’s a...READ MORE >
At times we’re asked why we put so much emphasis on community groups and why we encourage those seeking to grow in their relationship with Christ to join a group. While the answer can seem so...READ MORE >
Our vision for 2018 includes healthy community life (Advance). Good relationships are hard to come by. Like moving targets, they require effort and focus. For some of us we can spend years in a...READ MORE >
We often hear the Christian life described as “knowing Jesus” but what does that really mean? Jesus Himself extends the invitation to intimately “abide in His love” and He describes life with Him...READ MORE >
The Children’s Ministry in conjunction with the Performing Arts and Media teams shares the story of Christmas. Many thanks to so many volunteers who helped make this happen. Merry Christmas!
We have been serving as greeters on the Frontline team for about 2 years. We love people and like to have an opportunity to interact with other members of the body of Christ at church. We feel it...READ MORE >
The CFC Worship Arts team had some fun wishing you a Merry Christmas with the Burl Ives classic - Holly Jolly Christmas. This video is done in the style of Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show bit -...READ MORE >
ATTENTION: 6pm Saturday night service for December 9th is cancelled due to inclement weather. Sunday services will occur as normal this weekend.
Advent. Prince of Peace!
Why am I not feeling it? Instead of peace, anxious weeds keep sprouting in my mind.
Anxiety stems from a combination of life experiences, brain chemistry and...READ MORE >
Krista in Central Asia
God’s wisdom and direction as I interact with my second language helper.
Pray for smooth travels for my roommate and coworker who will be leaving on home...
During the Advent season we anticipate together the arrival of the Christ-child.
It’s good to anticipate. Without the wait, there would be no wonder. Into the darkness a great...READ MORE >
In October of 2016 my nephew, Evan, unexpectedly died of a big heart.
Literally, his heart grew too large for his body, and he passed away suddenly from a heart attack at age 18.
The...READ MORE >
This is one of the most fascinating passages in Ecclesiastes. Solomon says, “Do not be over-righteous…why destroy yourself?” (v.16a), and “Do not be over-wicked…why die before your...READ MORE >
When it comes to lessons in thankfulness, I think my children have taught me the most memorable one.
Two years ago when my wife, Lauren, and I arrived at the hospital for our youngest son to be...READ MORE >
CFC loves the ExtraOrdinary Give. This past Friday, our missions team was thrilled to give away $21,000 to several local ministries.
Here’s why this is so exciting:
Do you have a dream? If it’s not somehow connected to God, then it can end up becoming a nightmare. The ability to enjoy anything comes from God. (Eccl. 2:25). That is why it’s so important...READ MORE >
This passage is about worship! What a break from the meaningless things Solomon worshipped and found so vain. How should we approach God? What does it mean to guard our steps, to stand in awe of...READ MORE >