We have Sunday School classes that includes ages:
Preschool, Kindergarden-4th Grade, Youth, Young Adults, Middle Age and Senior Adults. Bible based lessons are taught each week by our dedicated teachers.
Midweek Ministries & Bible Studies
On Wednesday evenings a free dinner is prepared for the church family. Following the meal, children and youth meet for Bible lessons and activities. The adults meet for an in depth Bible study accompanied by prayer.
East Chip is blessed with an abundance of musical talent. Our worship service is a blend of traditional hymns, accompanied by the piano or organ, and modern praise music led by New Beginnings, our contemporary worship team. Special music is provided by many of our gifted people which include a mixed age choir, Vocal Band Men's Quartet, Brass Ensemble and the East Chip children.
Our Jr. High and Sr. High Youth are led by youth advisors who nourish and help our youth grow in their walk with the Lord. They meet during the Wednesday night ministries, do occasional outings, participate in service projects, share in leading the Sunday service twice a year, attend district youth rallies and National Youth Conference
Often Jr. Church is available on Sundays. In August, the children are so excited to come to Vacation Bible School and discover more about Jesus. Our church camp, Inspiration Hills, provides many activities and opportunities .
Several times a year, all age groups, provide a ministry to those in nursing homes in our area. Other groups in our church family, help by donating their time and talents to People to People Ministries and other area ministries. One month a year our church provides cookies for the Breakaway Ministry in Smithville.
A monthly lunch," the Extra Plate" is provided for our single adults, widows and widowers to fellowship together. Through the Northern Ohio District, many of our men and women serve on the disaster team, which provides help to people both nationally and internationally. Other important ministries the our church family members donate their time to is CAMO, Haven of Rest Ministries, Salvation Army and West View Healthy Living.
Church Social Life
East Chip is a great place to come and enjoy fellowshipping together with fun activities throughout the year. There is bowling, swimming, Sweetheart Banquet, baseball outings, Corn Roast on a family farm, Community Day which includes a picnic style meal outside in the church pavilion with games and car show.
All men are invited to attend a Men's breakfast and Bible Study every other Friday that meets at a local restaurant. They study Biblical topics while enjoying breakfast. A new event at East Chip is F.A.S.T. (Father And Sons Tailgating) that includes a special speaker and enjoying an outdoor cookout.
The Women's Fellowship gathers twice a month to quilt and knot . The quilts that are made with love find themselves sent into the community. The women have an annual Mother-Daughter Banquet to look forward to.