The United Church of Schellsburg  United Church of Christ
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              We are a church welcoming everyone as they are.
   Together we grow a just and peaceful world.
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Ministries We Support

 Our congregation is very active and supportive to the ever changing possibilities of ministries that affect our community and enrich our flock. We also are very aware of the needs of those outside our immediate community and extend our support through congregational giving.

Homewood Foundation

The Homewood Foundation raises funds for a variety

of important initiatives, including

Benevolent care for Homewood residents who

may need special assistance.

Captial campaigns for expansion and

beautification projects.

Special projects and activities within the

Homewood communities.

United Church of Schellsburg unites annually with

other UCC churches to support the Homewood

Foundation.

New Paris Food Pantry

We support the New Paris food pantry by monetary

donation with an open plate available at Sunday

worship service.  We also have collections of food and

supplies when requested by the coordinators of the

pantry.

United Church of Christ - Special Offerings

 We are proud to support all five of the UCC’s Special

Mission Offerings:

1. One Great Hour of Sharing - Supports partners in 70+ countreis with ministries that fund development projects, feed famine victims, help displaced people, and respond to natural disasters. 2. Strengthen the Church - Supports church growth and leadership development. 3. Neighbors in Need - Supports ministries of justice and compassion. 4. The Christmas Fund - Provides financical aid to retired and active ministers and their surviving spouses and children who face overwhelming financial demands. 5. Our Church’s Wider Mission - Monies given to our church designated as “Benevolence Funds” goes to teh Penn West Conference. The Conference keeps a percentage to be used for the needs of churches within the conference and sends the rest to the national office to be distributed as needed.
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We are a church  welcoming everyone as they are.
Together we grow a just and peaceful world.
© 2016 The United Church of Schellsburg UCC. All rights reserved.

Ministries We Support

 Our congregation is very active and supportive to the ever changing possibilities of ministries that affect our community and enrich our flock. We also are very aware of the needs of those outside our immediate community and extend our support through congregational giving.

Homewood Foundation

The Homewood Foundation raises funds for a variety of

important initiatives, including

Benevolent care for Homewood residents who may

need special assistance.

Captial campaigns for expansion and beautification

projects.

Special projects and activities within the Homewood

communities.

United Church of Schellsburg unites annually with other

UCC churches to support the Homewood Foundation.

New Paris Food Pantry

We support the New Paris food pantry by monetary

donation with an open plate available at Sunday worship

service.  We also have collections of food and supplies

when requested by the coordinators of the pantry.

United Church of Christ - Special

Offerings

 We are proud to support all five of the UCC’s

Special Mission Offerings:

1. One Great Hour of Sharing - Supports partners in 70+ countreis with ministries that fund development projects, feed famine victims, help displaced people, and respond to natural disasters. 2. Strengthen the Church - Supports church growth and leadership development. 3. Neighbors in Need - Supports ministries of justice and compassion. 4. The Christmas Fund - Provides financical aid to retired and active ministers and their surviving spouses and children who face overwhelming financial demands. 5. Our Church’s Wider Mission - Monies given to our church designated as “Benevolence Funds” goes to teh Penn West Conference. The Conference keeps a percentage to be used for the needs of churches within the conference and sends the rest to the national office to be distributed as needed.