Welcome to the ANE District's new publication called "Know Your Neighbor"!  This publication is designed to give you some intimate information about the many churches within our large district.  It is intended to be a fun way of sharing a part of their story as we all are called to continue the work of Jesus.   Enjoy!
Connecting Our Community Under The Canopy Of Christ
  Pottstown

Pottstown is located at 371 North York St, Pottstown, PA.
Pastor:  Scott Major

Membership:  75
Worship:  63
Church School: 10
Website:  www.1stbrethren.org
Get to Know Us!
What is your congregation most passionate about?

A:  Jesus in our lives and community.
What ministry excites you most?

A:  The message of salvation.
How would you describe your congregation?

A:  Friendly, warm and inviting.
If you were not in your community, what would be missing?

A: The catalyst that creates community activities. 
What are your congregation's five favorite hymns or choruses?

A: *As the Deer*Great Is Thy Faithfulness
What do people say they like best about your church?

A: Small size, comfortable atmosphere.
If someone was to ask you to tell them about your congregation's vision for ministry, what would you tell them?

A:  Bringing the Light of the Gospel where light is needed
What mission efforts has your congregation been involved in recently?

A: Schools loving schools (mission outreach with schools in Guatemala) through West-Mont Christian Academy.
Share a Fun Fact about your church:

A: We will be celebrating our 100th Anniversary next Spring!
Describe your youth and young adult ministries:

A: We are lacking an abundance of youth but we do have Junior Church, Older Junior Church and a Jr-Sr high group called "The Bold Believers."
What is the title of a book or video series that your congregation has recently used and would suggest to other congregations/small groups?

A: Hidden Agendas (Steve Brown).
What is a favorite or well loved food at your congregational meal events?  Is there a special recipe that you can share for this food?

A: Kitty's Beef Stew.
What is your congregation's favorite annual event?

A: The Congregation Appreciation Breakfast on the first Sunday of December.
In what way has ANE assisted your church?

A:  Always available when we need them.