First is an established church since 1752, committed to bringing Christ’s message to the York community. A family church that ministers to the needs of all people, all coming together to form the caring family of God. A friendly church, we are warm, loving and caring. Visitors and newcomers are always welcome in our community of faith. If you don’t feel at home when you walk in, then we aren’t being the people we are called to be! A growing church we are a fellowship of Christians who are growing in their faith together. This concern for growth is evidenced in our commitment to meaningful worship and Christian Education, and our desire to share God’s love with all people.
What’s a “Moravian”?
The oldest Protestant Church in the world, established in 1457. The name “Moravian” comes from the church’s place of origin, Moravia, now part of the Czech Republic.
A worldwide denomination recognized and accepted by all major churches.
A denomination acknowledged around the world for humanitarian and missionary endeavors.
A community of faith that places strong emphasis on spiritual growth through vital worship for all ages and interests.
A church that welcomes people from all walks of live and religious backgrounds.
In Christianity as a way of life centered on Christ and his teachings.
In the Bible as the world of God through which we seek to understand God’s truth for our lives.
In salvation as a gift from God through faith in Jesus Christ.
In practical faith which brings God into daily experience.
Claiming, Proclaiming, and Inviting