Join us for Worship every Sunday at 9:30am

February 26th, Ash Wednesday Evening Service

at Hope Fellowship: 2400 South Ash Street 80222

Soup supper at 5:30pm (meal provided); 6:30pm Worship Together!

In the Community and Around the World

We have a targeted network of agencies and and ministries that we as a church and individuals are actively involved in. There are ample opportunities to serve through these agencies and ministries in a variety of ways: a weekly commitment, a one-time opportunity, or something in between. Contact the church office (303.733.4936 or shirley@firstcrcdenver.org) for more information.

Denver Area Youth for Christ Juvenile Justice Ministry

Claire Froehlich is a Chaplain at Mt View Youth Services Center and Devereux Cleo Wallace youth treatment center. She has been working in the Juvenile Justice Ministry with Youth For Christ (YFC) since June 2009. Claire has a passion for discipleship and helping juvenile offenders come to know the life-changing love of Jesus Christ.

You can sign up for seasonal tours of Mt. View Youth Services Center, meet some of the youth Claire works with, learn what factors bring them there and about YFC's ministry, and how to partner in various ways in this area. Contact First Church for more information.

Claire A. Froehlich, MA, CACII

Chaplain, Mt View Youth Services Center & Devereux Cleo Wallace
claire@yfcdenver.org
720-771-0517


Volunteers in Action

New friendships forming and Training Volunteers at First Church September 2019.

Volunteers in Action is a Christian non-profit service organization that serves the local community by equipping and enabling Christian volunteers and churches to be Christ's transforming presence in the lives of people in the greater Denver area. VIA connects and mobilizes followers of Jesus to be in a supportive helping relationship with people who are elderly, have a disability or are struggling with poverty. Contact your Grow Group deacon or Donn Hansum or Sheri DeHaan at the VIA office 303-713-9144 for information on how you can get involved.

www.viadenver.org

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Living Water International (LWI)

Living Water International (LWI)

LWI volunteers demonstrate the love of God by helping communities acquire desperately needed clean water and to experience "living water" - the gospel of Jesus Christ which alone satisfies the deepest thirst. Each year, a team from First Church spends a week in Honduras or Nicaragua helping a community dig a well.

First Church partners with LWI by holding offerings to fund the wells these teams install. Each well costs about $5,000.00. Contact: Al Wassenaar (awassenaar@cox.net ) for more information about upcoming projects.

www.water.cc

Long Scraggy Ranch


Long Scraggy Mountain Ranch in Pine CO offers facilities for children's camps, camping, church conferences, family reunions, and similar gatherings in a rustic mountain setting. This property is owned by the youth ministries of the Denver area Christian Reformed churches. There are opportunities throughout the year to help in the maintenance of the grounds. Contact board members: Milly Travis, Jon Waanders

http://longscraggy.org

Mile High Ministries

Mile High Ministries mobilizes our communities and equip leaders for God's transformational work among the poor.

Our work is accomplished through initiatives such as transformational housing for homeless families, legal advocacy for the poor, and training leaders for lives of service. The initiatives include:

  • Joshua Station - a faith-based community helping families make the transformation from homelessness to a healthy, stable living environment.
  • JAMLAC - Justice And Mercy Legal Aid Clinic address the practical leagan needs of people struggling with poverty and oppression in the Denver metro area.
  • Issachar Center - The Issachar Center for Urban leadership equips young adults from and for low-income urban communities for transformative servant leadership.


http://www.milehighmin.org/