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Pastor Daniel R. Mikesell

430 B Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone: 717-243-5145

4th Sunday of Easter—worshipping the Living Savior! Welcome in worship and Sunday School, as we join in the celebration of Christ’s risen life! In Christ we have the assurance of salvation for all who believe, and the promise of eternal life for all who place their hope in Him!


We Welcome Drs. Romy and Linda Caringal, physicians from the Philippines, who have served in missions outreach since 1988. As the Asia area director for Global Partners since 2007, they oversee Wesleyan ministries in 11 countries (Cambodia, India, Japan, Nepal, Mongolia, Myanmar, Pakistan, South Korea, Sri-Lanka, Thailand and the Yawfa people). They are the parents of 2 adult children.

WPFG 91.3 FM – The Bridge (Cumberland Valley Christian Radio) will hold a ‘Sunday Sing”, April 22, at 6:00 pm, at Carlisle Church of God, 458 N. College Street, Carlisle, corner of “A” and North College Streets. WPFG is celebrating six (6) years of proclaiming the gospel on the air!

The Gettysburg Children’s Choir will present a concert today at 4:00 pm, at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, High and Bedford Streets, Carlisle. The public is cordially invited to attend! Both Kellen & Seneca Mikesell sing in this ensemble.

Awana Club & Youth Group End-of-Year Activity this Wednesday, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, meeting at Midway Bowling Alley. Bring youth to the event, and pick up from the bowling alley promptly at 8:00 pm. Family members are welcome to join us!

Sunday School Food & Fellowship, Sunday, April 29th, 9:30 am on lower floor fellowship area. Everyone is invited to this potluck breakfast & short devotional.

Congregational Meeting Sunday, May 13th, 9:15 AM. We’ll receive reports from Treasurer, Sunday School, Wesleyan Women, Awana Club and Youth Group; and elect officers for the 2018 – 2019 conference year. We invite your prayers and participation!

Thank You for Your Gifts to the Benevolence Fund! Just now there are needs in our church family we are addressing with your generous gifts. May God bless you for caring and giving generously!!

Youth Group Spring Sandwich Sale, now through April 26th. Delivery will be Thursday, May 3rd, 10:00 am – Noon. Profits will be applied fully to benevolence! Please help us make this project a success!

Thank You for Giving to the project costs for a district short-term missions trip to Haiti, April 26 – May 5. Bill & Faye Knouse will be part of an 11-member team on this trip to refurbish the medical clinic at the Wesleyan hospital on La Gonave Island, off the main land.

Church of the Cross commits to reach spiritually lost people in our zip codes by: (1) intentionally praying for the people in our zip codes, (2) generously giving for outreach and ministry to people in our zip codes, and (3) by becoming a “sending church” by 2020—sending out workers to do God’s work! Help us think & pray about what this will look like in Carlisle!

Women’s Ministry Meeting at the church May 1st, 1:00 pm in the lower floor fellowship area. All the ladies are invited to participate in this monthly activity.

Chancel Choir Rehearsal Wednesday, May 2nd, 8:15 pm here in the sanctuary. Voices on all parts are welcome in this worship ministry.

Vacation Bible School planning meeting Tuesday evening, May 15th, 7:00 p.m. Many volunteers are needed! Please join the effort. What are the ways YOU can help with this summertime ministry to children? Hope many of you will come out & help!!

Vacation Bible School, Sunday to Thursday, June 17 – 21, for children age 3 to adult. Mark the calendar! Next planning session Tuesday, May 15th at 7:00 pm. Many volunteers will be needed!! Please help, if you can!
Women’s Prayer & Bible Study—2nd & 4th Thursday evenings, 7:00 pm—open to any ladies who would enjoy an informal opportunity for conversation and prayer, and time in the Word of God. The group meets Thurs., April 26th.

National Day of Prayer Observance Thursday, May 3rd, 12:15 to 12:45 noon—at the steps to the Old Courthouse, downtown Carlisle. You are encouraged to mark the calendar and join in prayer for America!

Prayer Shawl/Lap Robe Ministry’s Next Meeting, May 19th – 10:00 am to Noon, at the home of Alicia Navratil, 1354 Kiner Blvd, Carlisle, PA. Anyone is welcome to participate in this on-going ministry. This group has created & given away almost 300 prayer shawls, touching many lives, near and far.

At Wesleyan Church of the Cross, we are committed to serving God and the needs of your family. We offer practical tools for leading a joyous, abundant and peaceful life. Wherever you may be on your spiritual path, at Wesleyan Church of the Cross you will find a supportive community with a wealth of opportunities for personal growth. We aspire to strengthen each person's confidence and joy in Jesus Christ, at every point in their life, and encourage personal and spiritual growth through prayer, Bible study and active service in our church and community. We invite you to come worship with our congregation - allowing God into your life through our various programs and community outreach efforts. 

Come, celebrate with us the joy of salvation through faith in Christ and the hope we have of eternal life in Him! Come, Celebrate Jesus! 
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Worship Service
8:15 & 10:30 AM

Sunday School 9:30 AM
Carlisle, PA