Parker Ford Church Hears About God’s Kitchen

During the “Sunday Extra” on October 27, PFC heard from Becky, Ron, and Andy, volunteers from God’s Kitchen.  God’s Kitchen is a meal ministry for needy and homeless persons that serves Pottstown.  This outreach is a non-denominational ministry that depends on volunteers and donated prepared food to operate.  The ministry serves meals every Monday night

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Halloween Pit Stop Tonight!

Parker Ford Church will again provide a Halloween Night Pit Stop for parents and kids on October 31.  Trick-or-Treaters and their moms and dads will be able to stop by PFC to use the restrooms, grab a cup of coffee or hot chocolate, and increase their candy count.  Free family pictures of kids in their

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Don’t Forget to “Fall Back” on Saturday Night!

Don’t forget to “fall back” one hour before going to bed on Saturday, November 2), turning your clocks back one hour.  Daylight Savings Time ends at 2:00 a.m. Sunday.  Celebrate the extra hour of sleep at PFC on Sunday morning as PFC observes Orphan Sunday!

PFC to Participate in Nation-Wide Orphan Sunday

On Sunday, November 3 Parker Ford Church is joining with churches and other organizations across the globe in recognizing Orphan Sunday.  Thousands of events, all of which are locally-fed, will echo across our nation and the world, with one goal:  that God’s great love for the orphan will find echo in our lives as well.  Our

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Original Dessert Debuts at Tuesday Night Journey Meal

An original dessert debuted at tonight’s Journey Meal, a free family meal provided for participants of Tuesday night Journey Groups and Journey Kids (ages 3-13).  The dessert was a serendipitous creation concocted out of surplus S’mores supplies remaining from PFC’s Camp Swatara weekend retreat. When Pastor Dave was lamenting what to do with the leftover

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Elliotts Return to Florida for Missions Trip

And you thought Ron and Shirley Elliott were just two “sun birds” who return to Florida every winter to lounge in the sun.  Not so.  While there is time to enjoy the warmer climate Ron and Shirley also devote their time to an annual missions trip sponsored by the Fellowship of Christian Farmers International (FCFI).

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Video Links for Yesterday’s “Shoe Box” Post

In yesterday’s blog post, “It’s Shoe Box Time!,” the links for both videos were not transmitted in all messages sent via email.  For the first video, which is a two-minute overview of Operation Christmas Child, click here. For an amazing, must-see video about the difference that one shoe box can make, click here.  You’ll be

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It’s Shoe Box Time!

It is time once again to fill Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes to be distributed to children all around the world.  Shoeboxes are available in the PFC lobby.  Take one or two, (or three) this Sunday.  Filled shoeboxes, including $7 to assist with shipping, are due back at Parker Ford Church on Sunday, November 17. Click

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Benevolence Fund TY Received

PFC’s Benevolence Fund recently joined forces with two other local churches to provide a used car for a person in need.  The churches involved with Parker Ford Church were Grace Covenant Church and Coventry Church of the Brethren.  In most cases, the work of the Benevolence Fund naturally must remain confidential.  In this instance we

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More Pictures from the Hollens

Jim and Betty Hollen, (see previous blog post), just received some photographs taken by the Philadelphia Inquirer reporter during their participation in a recent bike ride event for multiple sclerosis.  Click here to see the pictures.