At Kimmels Church we value all people as important and worthy of love because they are made in the image of God. We value servanthood to all people by meeting their needs and are devoted to partnering with our community by providing support through various activities, events, and programs. We are the hands and feet of Jesus and together can make a difference and build the kingdom of God.


Spiritual & Lifestyle Pastoral Counseling

We provide Pastor Counseling that is sensitive to relational and emotional issues, as well as to spiritual issues. If you would like to arrange an appointment, please contact Pastor Preston Broadhurst.

Orwigsburg Food Pantry

The Orwigsburg Food Pantry is sponsored by the churches in the Orwigsburg area. Kimmels church families support the Pantry with monthly food distributions and special holiday food distributions throughout the year.


Pottsville Soup Kitchen

The Pottsville Soup Kitchen, located at 504 Mahantongo Street, has opened its doors to the hungry and homeless for the past 40 years, serving thousands of meals each year. Kimmels Church supports this program with volunteers who help on the 4th Tuesday of each month.


Child Evangelism Fellowship

CEF hosts a weekly Bible club for kids 5 through 12, that meets in the fall and spring during the school year. The purpose of the 'Good News Club' is to evangelize boys and girls with the Gospel of Jesus and disciple them in the Word of God. Kimmels Church sponsors the local club held at the Blue Mountain Elementary East school, by providing volunteers who assist with teaching, songs, memory verses and games. 


Heritage Day

Heritage Day is an annual celebration of everything Orwigsburg. It features the town's history, local artisans, family-friend activities, great food and lots of fun. Kimmels Church participates in this great event each year with our bounce house for the kids, free popcorn, plus more. Be sure to stop by our booth an say 'hello'.


Holly Trail

The Holly Trail is an annual fundraiser held by the Orwigsburg Library and has long been a tradition to the start of the holiday season with a tour of area homes decorated for Christmas. Kimmels Church continues to be the official 'tea and cookies' stop on the trail. Always held on the first Saturday in December, we invite you to join us as we begin our celebration of the Chrismas season. You will experioence the sights and sounds of Christmas as you enter our driveway and our carolers greet you at the front door. As you enter our sanctuary you'll see our beautiful Christmas tree and be amazed by all the whilte lights and greens. Plus be sure to take a few minutes to enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and our wonderful homemade cookies. Table and seating areas will be available so sit down, relax and enjoy. This year the Holly Trail will be held on December 3rd from noon to 4 pm.


Sweetheart Dinner

Every February Kimmels Church hosts a 'Sweetheart Dinner' ... a special evening that includes a great meal plus an amazing show that features Christian  comedy or music. Past years have included ventriloquist Ryan & Friends, comedian/musician Mark Cable, comedian Gordon Douglas to name a few.   Child care is also provided for kids up to 11 years of age. Our 2024 dinner is still in the planning stages so check back in the next few months for more details.


Scout Troops

There are many Scout troops in our area and each of them are in need of a meeting place. Kimmels Church has become home to three different troops for their regular meetings as well as events such as the annual Pinewood Derby Races and Eagle Scout Court of Honor ceremonies.