First Reformed Church of the United Church of Christ
Look at the fun times we have at First Reformed UCC, Hamburg!
(This page is always under construction!)
Retirement Celebration for Allan Muller - January 5, 2020
2019 in Review
First Church Open House Tours - December 21, 2019 (part of the Berks Reading Conference of Churches tour)
Veteran Donations - December 15, 2019
The Congregation and 3C's Committee gave $500 toward Hamburg VFW's Christmas gift card donations to local needy Veterans. Pictured are Rod Zerr of First Church and Steve Cashman from Hamburg's VFW
The Sunday School, Congregation, and 3C's Committee donated $300 to sponsor wreaths for the Wreaths Across America project to be placed at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
Miller-Keystone Blood Mobile Drive - November 11, 2019
King Frost Parade - October 26, 2019
Aladdin Family Movie Night - September 21, 2019
Seasons of Life Event - September 14, 2019
Tase of Hamburger Festival, August 31, 2019
Evening at the Lounge, August 3 , 2019
Fun Family Festival, July 13, 2019
Vacation Bible School, June 17-20
Bus Trip - Museum of the Bible in Washington, DC, June 1, 2019
Mary Poppins Returns Family "Walk-in" Movie Night, May 18, 2019
Easter Season, April 2019
Easter Sunday, 4/21
Palm Sunday, 4/14
Easter Egg Hunt Winners, 4/20
Needles & Pins Quilters, Spring Project 2019
Spring 2019 Quilt
Top made by Jean Weller
Dedicated quilters Martha Bertolet and
Choral Cafe, 3/10/19
Cafe tables in red and white - the school colors.
Enjoying delicious desserts.
Mrs Sara Jackson and her daughter
The Barber Shop Quartet!
Dr. Mextorf as Tevye performing "If I were a Rich Man"
The presenters - the Hamburg Area High School Choir
Second Annual Chili Cook-off, 2/3/19
The trophies for 2019.
Jessie Conlin and Jordyn Crespo 2019 winners
Setting up for the 12 chili versions.
The Schmecks are ready!
Chili is set up and ready for the compettion.
Corn bread and desserts.
2018 Church Events
Christmas Craft & Vendor Bazaar, 11/17/18
Two of our Basket Raffle winners.
Small quilt raffled at Bazaar.
Scott Threnn was the grand prize winner of our hand quilted quilt.
King Forst Parade, October 2018
King Frost Parade Float
It was a rainy night!
Hamilton & Spaghetti Dinner, 10/13/18
The cast of Hamilton
Washington and Hamilton
The Gilbert Five of Sing for America
A spaghetti dinner
followed the show.
A crowd of more than 60 came.
Needles & Pins Quilters - getting quilts ready for the 2018 Christmas Bazaar
Our quilters will finish your quilt top for a fee as a fundraiser for church functions.
Call the church office for information 610-562-2593 or email from this website's "Contact Us" page.
Happy quilters working on a t-shirt quilt
Sample t-shirt quilt - quilted for Customer
Queen size quilt raffled at Bazaar 11/17/18
Smaller quilt raffled at Bazaar 11/17/18
Fall Free Fun Family Festival, September 29, 2018
Three ladies enjoying the evening.
There was cotton candy & popcorn, too!
A young dragon (Nathan Hertzog) came to watch his freind Toothless in the outdoor movie that night.
The Castle Bounce was
a very big hit.
Marilyn got her favorite PINK cotton candy!
The crowd enjoyed the live music of Olde 22.
Taste of Hamburg-er Festival - September 1, 2018 We served "the Good, The Bad, adn The Ugly" hamburger BBQ.
Before and After...
Meet Udder Joy aka Blondie Bovine our mascot.
She's Clint's favorite cow-girl!
Our sidewalk chalk artists - Kaeli & Breann
Flooding in the First Reformed UCC Neighborhood, August 13, 2018
Vacation Bible School - July 9, 11, 16, and 18, 2018
Godspell - July 7, 2018
Dinosaurs at First Reformed UCC sponsored by Hamburg Public Library - July 13, 2018
Knoebel's Grove with Noah's Helping Hands - June 16, 2018
Childrens' Fair, Shoemakersville - June 3, 2018
May the Fourth Be With You Game Night - May 4, 2018
Lent and Easter Season 2018
Reformed Chef Challenge - March 18, 2018
Games and Movie Night - March 16, 2018
Baby Shower for Isaac Hamm - March 11, 2018
Olympic Games Celebration - February 25, 2018
Boy Scout Sunday - February 11, 2018
PA German New Year Wishing - February 4, 2018
Chili Cook-off - January 21, 2018
2017 Church Events
Candlelight Service - December 17, 2017
Holiday Craft & Vendor Bazaar - November 18, 2017
Brother basket winners!
Laila of Stinkleberry Soaps in Hamburg
Trunk or Treat - October 30 & 31, 2017
Death by Chocolate Mystery Dinner, Friday Female Follies - May 2017
2014 Church Events
Mardi Gras Party - March 2014