News and Events

Please call the Church Office (814-938-8505) for more details on any of the events listed below, or any you have heard about but don’t see listed.
OFFICE HOURS September 16-20
TUESDAY – 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
WEDNESDAY – 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
THURSDAY – 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
FRIDAY – 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
(814) 938-8505

Wednesday Evening Prayer

Wednesday evening prayer and praise meets at 7:00 PM. We hope to see you there!

Men’s Breakfast – 8:00 AM

Tuesday, September 17 at Punxsy Phil’s Restaurant
Tuesday, September 24 at Gimmick’s Restaurant

Ladies Breakfast

Thursday, September 19
Lily’s Restaurant at 10:00 AM

Faith in Schools Seminars – First Church of God

1. Keeping Their Faith in Public Schools – for parents, grandparents & ministers
    MUST REGISTER BY September 10 at 814-938-6670
    “Helping your children graduate with their faith and values intact.”
    Friday, September 20 from 7-8:30 PM
    First Church of God, Punxsy
    Childcare provided
2. Faith, Freedom & Public Schools – For Educators
    “The most liberating seminar a teacher will ever experience!”
    TO REGISTER: Go to
    Saturday, September 21 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    $20 per person
    Coffee and donuts provided. Doors open at 8:30 AM
    First Church of God, Punxsy

Koins for Kids 2019-2020 Missions Project

New Children’s Missions Project supports young boys currently living on the streets in West Africa. Our “Koins” collection will provide the boys with opportunity to shower, wash their clothes, receive basic medical care and just be kids!

King’s Kids Fall Kick-Off

Sunday, September 22
Ice Cream Party
6:00-7:30 PM
All children pre-k thru 6th grade are welcome to attend.
Volunteers needed to help with King’s Kids from September 22 – December 8. Please contact the church office (814-938-8505) if you can help. Thank you!

Adult Sunday Evening Study Groups

Sundays, September 8 – December 8
“12 Nights” Ladies Study Group – Led by Deb Dinger
6:00 PM
Circle Maker by Mark Batterson
The Invisible War by Chip Ingram
“12 Nights” Men’s Study Group – Led by Marc Jordan
6:00 PM
No More Excuses by Tony Evans

Military Coupon Coordinator Needed

Dorcas Group prepares coupons for the military.  A coordinator is needed to assist in sorting, packing, and mailing out coupons. Please see Kathy Ecelbarger for more details to assist in this service that blesses our military.

Crocheting Mats for the Homeless

Tuesday, September 10
6:30 PM at the church
All ladies are invited to help with cutting, rolling, and crocheting plastic bags to create 8-foot mats for the homeless.  Bring a friend!

Are You Receiving the Alliance Life Magazine?

Alliance Life is free to all who regularly attend an Alliance Church.
Alliance Life, the official magazine of The Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, tells the story of the worldwide work
of the Alliance to mobilize readers to be involved in completing the Great Commission.
Please see Pastor Don or the Missions Team if you require assistance subscribing.


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Mark and Cheryl Grossoehme – Envision Atlanta

To support Mark & Cheryl Grossoehme, please visit
If you prefer to write a check to your Alliance Church GCF, then please write “Envision-Grossoehme” on the memo line.
Thank you in advance for your gifts. May God richly bless you.

Tri-County Furniture Bank

Do you know of a family in need, have volunteer time, or have gently used furniture that might benefit a family in our community? Contact Miller Brothers Furniture at (814) 371-5920 about their Furniture Bank or AGAPE Community Services
at (814) 375-9120 for more information.

Lifespan Family Services

Lifespan Family Services is dedicated to building families through adoption. They also are in need of good foster homes.
If you are interested, please check out the information pamphlet in the church foyer.

Mahaffey Camp and Conference Center

Upcoming Programs and Events:
Applefest – October 11 & 12   POSTER
Prayer Gathering – November 3, 4, & 5    BROCHURE
Phone: (814) 277-5544
Physical Address: 1559 Mahaffey-Grampian Hwy, Mahaffey, PA, 15757
Mailing Address: PO Box 277, Mahaffey, PA, 15757
Facebook: /mahaffeycamp
With a huge selection of camps, retreats, getaways, and special events, Mahaffey Camp and Conference Center offers something for everyone!
Please visit the MAHAFFEY CAMP AND CONFERENCE CENTER official website for current information and details.