Child Evangelism Fellowship
Kimmels Church sponsors the Child Evangelism Fellowship Good News Club. CEF®, an international Bible-centered faith ministry active in 150 countries around the world, hosts the Good News Club at the Blue Mountain Elementary East Building. The Club meets weekly during the school year – and focuses on an exciting Bible lesson using colorful materials from CEF Press®. The program also includes songs, Scripture memory, a missions story and games or other activities focused on the lesson’s theme. The club runs from October through May. To lear more about CEF in Schuylkill county visit www.cefschuylkill.com.
Family Life Network Radio
Family Life Network provides daily encouragement in God's Word. This radio ministry reaches over 5 million listeners through a variety of programs that provide contemporary Chistian music, interviews from the latest artists and authors, family programs that teach Biblical lessons, up-to-the-minute news and information on topics and issues that matter to Christians. To learn more about Family Life, visit www.fln.org.
Adult & Teen Challenge offers Christ-centered, faith-based solutions for youth, adults and families struggling with life-controlling problems such as addiction. Residents learn how to change deeply entrenched, self-destructive behavior and how to acquire a new value system that honors family, takes responsibility for community, cultivates a positive work ethic, and helps them become productive, healthy members of society. To learn more about Adult & Teen Challenge Pennsylvania visit www.paatc.org.
Christian Missionary Technical Services
CMTS ministries is dedicated to supplying and equipping ministries across the globe, by providing vehicles and mechanical support, technical equipment and specialized supplies and services. Kimmels has partnered with CMTS by inviting believers to use their skills and abilities for the service of missionary work. To learn more about CMTS, visit www.cmtsministries.com.
Globe Bank & Missions Offerings
Kimmels Church supports worldwide missionary groups – as well as local ministries and charities – with special offerings. A Globe Bank offering is held on the fifth Sunday of the month, and is used to support one of our missionary groups or a specific project of their choice. A Missions Offering is held on the fourth Sunday of each month, with donations ear-marked to support a local charity.
Orwigsburg Food Pantry
The Orwigsburg Food Pantry is sponsored by the churches of the Orwigsburg Area. Kimmels church families support the Pantry with donations as well as assistance with food packing and distribution throughout the year, and during special events. The Orwigsburg Food Pantry is located at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Orwigsburg. For details, visit their Facebook page or call 570.366.2255.
Samaritan’s Purse® – Operation Christmas Child
Kimmels Church partners with Samaritan’s Purse® every Christmas Holiday in an outreach program that collects ‘shoe box gifts’. These gifts along with those collected from thousands of churches get distributed to needy children around the world. In 2010 more than 8.2 million shoe box gifts were collected and distributed. To learn more about Samaritan’s Purse® visit www.samaritanspurse.org.