Outreach Ministries


At Christ Church, we believe that Sunday Worship is only one part of church life. We have a very busy congregation, and there is something to get involved in no matter where your interests lie. Check out this list of the ministries that we are involved in.

Big Brother Big Sisters of York, Inc. The Big Brothers Big Sisters Mission is to help children reach their potential through one-to-one relationships with mentors that have a measurable impact on youth.

Carmen Francesco - Philadelphia

Child Evangelism Fellowship Bible-centered organization composed of born-again believers whose purpose is to evangelize boys and girls with the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ and to establish (disciple) them in the Word of God and in a local church for Christian living.

Circuit Riders YWAM A national family of like hearted soul winners who are creatively catalyzing their campuses and regions into salvation, awakening, and multiplication. Keana Navea

China Outreach Ministries, Inc. - Ken & Roseanne Wagoner- China Outreach Ministries shares Christ’s love with Chinese students and scholars from North American campuses

Compassion York Compassion York is a network of local churches committed to serving the city of York, PA with food, friendship, and the love of Jesus.

Disciplemakers Since 1981, DiscipleMakers has sought to fulfill Jesus’ Great Commission to “go and make disciples of all nations” by investing deeply in the lives of college students. Madi Wenger

Gideon’s International The Gideons International is an Association of Christian business and professional men and their wives dedicated to telling people about Jesus through sharing personally and by providing Bibles and New Testaments.

Grace Words Christian Academy Grace Women. Church-based private school in the heart of York City offering a Christ-centered curriculum in a safe, supportive, small-school environment

Homes for Life - Tim & Dena Stromstad Homes of Life is a Christian ministry in Latin America that exists to serve the needs of at risk children in Costa Rica and Guatemala by providing a nurturing and safe place to learn about God's love for them in Christ.

Human Life Services Human Life Services are committed to helping women and men in crisis, often alone and frightened, discover the wonder and awesome privilege of carrying life. They provide free services and counseling. 

Joy El Ministries - Lisa Walk- Joy El is igniting a generation that seeks God through seasonal camps and after-school programs.

Katallasso Health Center is a faith-based, non-profit, healthcare clinic dedicated to providing free, quality healthcare to those uninsured and underinsured in York County.

Lifepath Christian Ministries offers food, clothing, shelter and spiritual guidance for the poor and needy of York County

Methodist Children's Home to offer hope to children, youth and families through a nurturing, Christian community. 

Mission Central Mission Central is the mission warehouse of the Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church. Since it’s beginning in 2002, Mission Central has had 3 points of focus: Disaster Response, Mission Outreach and Mission Education.

National Conservative Christian Church - Amy Azar The NCCChurch is a church that functions on a local, national and international level to disseminate the Gospel of Jesus Christ and for the expansion of the Kingdom of God.

New Life for Girls New Life for Girls is a local ministry that liberates women from the bondages of addiction and other life-controlling issues by restoring self-worth, training them to successfully re-enter society, and making them ready to give back to the community as the strong and capable women that they truly are.

New Life for Women & Children are a part of New Life for Girls, committed to meeting the emotional, physical, spiritual, and academic needs of women with life controlling problems such as drugs and alcohol.The residence and their children come directly from New life for Girls once they have successfully completed the required instruction.

Partners in Mission was started by Bishop Park of the Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church. Its mission is: Bring hope to survivors of natural disasters and human-created disasters and help rebuild their homes and lives.

Bring hope to starving children and help provide shelter food and clean water. Bring hope to victims of social and economic violence and comfort them. Being a partner one will bring hope to those who desperately need love and support. With our partnership we will reach out to our neighbors, our communities, our nation and our world as we feed the hungry, rescue the perishing, house the homeless, and comfort the wounded soul.

Red Lion Area Community Services Red Lion Area Community Services provide meaningful outreach to the Red Lion community by donating clothes, food, and education.

River’s Edge Community Services

Salvation Army Motivated by the love of God, as a leader in Christian faith-based human services, The Salvation Army is committed to serving the whole person, body, mind and spirit, with integrity and respect, using creative solutions to positively transform lives.

Sierra Leone Initiative West Africa As part of the Susquehanna Conference the Sierra Leone Initiative (SLI) provides a unique opportunity for Susquehanna Conference churches to keep pastors in full-time ministry in Sierra Leone. This provides the necessary support for pastors to devote themselves to making disciples for Jesus Christ.

Send International - Linc & Kaye Myers- SEND is an interdenominational, multinational Christian mission organization with over 500 missionaries in more than 20 areas of Asia, Europe, Eurasia and North America.

Servants, Inc. - Dylan & Missy Brobst ( SARF ) Servant's Inc. they are Serving At Risk Families (SARF) in Guatemala.

Susek Evangelistic Association - Terry & Doris Ortman- an Evangelistic ministry that shares the gospel throughout the world.

Teach Beyond Tim and Amanda Kmett South Asia We follow our Lord Jesus Christ by engaging with the needs of this world – physical, relational, and spiritual. Our teachers use their skills and contexts to bring Christ’s light and healing to all – children, adults, leaders, and mission workers alike.

Teen Challenge international ( TCI Training Center) Teen Challenge Training Center is a faith-based, adult, long-term, residential, state-licensed rehabilitation program for men and women struggling with chemical addiction. 

Water Street Ministries ( Teen Haven ) The Water Street Mission provides an array of services to the homeless and working poor in Lancaster County.

Brandon and Madi Wenger  Madi married Brandon in June 2016. They are now serving together as a husband and wife team with DiscipleMakers. DiscipleMakers is a ministry which works on college campuses sharing the Gospel with students – introducing them to Jesus and training them to be disciples. They do this one on one and through Bible studies groups. They are serving at East Stroudsburg University.

Wycliffe  Mark & Jessica Spangler Africa The Spanglers have been serving in Cameroon for 6 years and have loved being a part of serving Bible translation and serving the local church.Through aviation and hospitality, the Spanglers strive to help make the work easier for the translation teams.In addition to supporting Bible translation, the helicopter also supports the local communities by providing medical evacuation flights to local Baptist hospitals which are some of the best in the country. 

York County Prison The chaplains at York County Prison have to acquire their monetary support as other missionaries. They do this through an organization called ‘Good News Jail & Prison Ministry’. This year has been a season of change for the spiritual leaders at York County Prison. Ron Bupp and Teresa Deckard both just retired with a combined service of over 60 years. Darin Schoch just joined as the new chaplain. He, Dave Hildebrand, and assistant chaplain Laura Bart will be serving the Lord to minister to the inmates at the prison. Their prayer is that inmates will have open hearts to seek the help of the Lord. A morning Bible study is available for the correctional officers. Bible Studies are also available for inmates.

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