National National First Presbyterian Church - Pottstown, PA

 Our mission in the nation . . .11% of our mission funding supports programs and organizations in the region, including:

 

 

 

 

 

 Hurricane Relief  Since 2005, members of the congregation have traveled to Mississippi and New Orleans to assist in rebuilding homes that were damaged in Hurricane Katrina.

(Pictured to the right are folks who worked in Pascagoula in 2008. )

Urban Promise Ministries  UrbanPromise summer programs are designed to keep children and teens off the streets and near their homes in a safe, structured, Bible-centered Christian environment. Eight summer camps serve approximately 700 children daily throughout the city of Camden with arts and crafts, recreation, Bible teaching and weekly trips.


Chester Eastside Ministries and John Gloucester House  Urban missions of the Presbytery of Philadelphia which serve neighborhoods in Chester and the city of Philadelphia.  "Hunger, thirst, nakedness and imprisonment, spiritual as well as material. These are what define our mission and impel us to labor in this urban community, just as Christ labored among the poor and downtrodden of the world ... bringing a message of hope to those who had lost hope." (Reverend Bernice Warren, pastor/director of Chester Eastside).

Presbyterian Unified Giving Contributions support missionaries, disaster assistance, and ministries of the national church.

Presbyterian Children's Village   Presbyterian Children's Village provides residential care and school for troubled teenagers in the Philadelphia area. "The mission of Presbyterian Children's Village Services is to promote healing of the spirits of children and families broken by violence, neglect, addiction, poverty, mental illness, racism and other serious societal problems."