First Lutheran is a congregation that serves in Christ’s name! We invite you to join with us as we offer our time and talents to help others in our community and around the world.

Here are some regular service opportunities:

  • quiltingMaking quilts for Lutheran World Relief
  • Helping with our fall and spring rummage sales
  • Knitting prayer shawls
  • Volunteering at Project Share on our monthly service day
  • Serving as an evening volunteer during January, when we host Carlisle CARES (our community’s overnight shelter)
  • Helping us prepare and serve food four times a year at My Brother’s Table

In addition, our congregation participates in the ELCA’s annual “God’s Work. Our Hands.” Sunday, a day of service held on the second Sunday of September (September 9 in 2018).