Reaching the Community
Our Deacons operate a Community Food Pantry serving Lykens and Chatfield townships. The Pantry is open the second Saturday of each month, 1 pm to 2:30pm. A prayer ministry is also offered with the Pantry. We are pleased to have College Hill, Baseline St. John UCC, Lykens Evangelical Faith Fellowship and St Paul Lutheran Church as partners in this program for our community.
Investing in our Youth
C.S.I., which stands for Christians Seeking Instruction, was created to provide opportunity for youth age 7-12th grade to spend time in fellowship together while gaining a new/deeper relationship with Christ. CSI events include yummy food, crazy games, and special guest speakers.in (CSI) Christians Seeking Information.
lifehackcounseling.com is the website of Dr. Mike Bertsch and his counseling ministry. Mike holds a Doctor of Ministry degree in Biblical Counseling and is a member of the Association of Biblical Counselors. You can go to the website and book an appointment to address any of life’s issues such as Depression, Anxiety, Premarital Counseling, and Marriage Counseling. The focus of Mike’s doctoral work, Premarital Counseling for 2nd marriages, is an issue near to his heart and he loves to work with couples preparing to get remarried and putting together blended families.
Disclaimer: Lifehack Counseling is a ministry of Dr. Bertsch that has been extended to Chatfield Pietist Evangelical Church. Lifehack Counseling does not fall under the authority, or responsibility, of Chatfield Pietist Evangelical Church. Dr. Bertsch is the pastor of Donelson Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Nashville, TN. Mike offers counseling as part of his ministry at Donelson CP Church.
CHRISTIAN BASKETBALL LEAGUE
Teaching Godly Principles
EPC has adopted a christain basketball program called the Stripes. The Senedot Stripes is a Christ Centered Basketball Ministry for children in 6th through 12th grades. The Stripes are proud members of the ISCO Athletic Conference ICSOAthletics - Independent Christian Athletics Conference. This is a competitive league with teams all over the state of Ohio.