EMPCC Annual Banquet
Sep
21
6:00 PM18:00

EMPCC Annual Banquet

One of our Outreach Partners, the Endless Mountains Pregnancy Care Center, is holding its 2019 Partnership Banquet at 6 p.m. at New Life Church, 299 McMurray Road, Canton, PA 17724. The church is located just 2.4 miles north of Canton on Route 14 and 7.6 miles south of Troy on Route 14. The theme for this year is “Throw Out A Life Line” Contact Stacy for reservations (570) 673-4476.

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Month of Meals
Nov
24
12:00 PM12:00

Month of Meals

At Encounter, we are blessing100 households in our Valley communities with a Month of Meals! There are many ways you can help: by nominating a family to receive the meals; by adopting a family; or by donating your time and talents to the effort.

We'll gather, as we always do, on Sunday, Nov. 24 and invite the families to join us for our 11 a.m. service at Rowe Middle School in Athens, Pa. After service, we'll be distributing our Month of Meals.

We are blessed at Encounter and can't wait to share those blessings with the community!


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Encounter Softball
Aug
3
8:00 AM08:00

Encounter Softball

Field of Hope Event - to benefit the Carter Lackey Fund. In addition to the softball tournament, there will be cornhole, an outdoor market with vendors, food trucks, car show, concessions, DJ, petting zoo with alpacas, corn hole tournament, bounce house, face painting and more!

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Stuff the Bus
Aug
1
to Aug 20

Stuff the Bus

Help Stuff the Bus with supplies for children in our Valley school districts — Athens, Sayre, Waverly and TIoga Central. We’re partnering with Choice 102, Valley Energy, Chambers Bus Service and the Sayre Elks to collect much needed supplies for our kids. Download a copy of the supplies list here and bring your items to the bus parked outside Valley Energy beginning Thursday, Aug. 1.

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This Way Home Picnic
Jun
30
1:00 PM13:00

This Way Home Picnic

Join us at our new home! We’re hosting a picnic on the grounds of the new Encounter, 83 Freedom Lane in Milan. Bring a picnic lunch and some lawn chairs and we’ll have activities for all ages.

From Harlan Rowe Middle School, Turn right out of the parking lot onto Pine Street, continue straight at red light, turn Left onto Rte 220 South, continue for 4.1 miles. Encounter Church’s new home will be on the right. Watch for the signs.


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Pizza Fundraiser
Jun
23
to Jun 30

Pizza Fundraiser

Encounter Students begin the Coaches Pizza fundraiser. Stop by the Next Steps table after services to pick up dinner! A $10 tickets gets you a large cheese pizza and helps get our students to Kingdom Bound.

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Pound the Ground for Ultrasound
May
25
8:00 AM08:00

Pound the Ground for Ultrasound

Come walk, come run, come eat, come cheer! Volunteer! Support a great cause!

Encounter’s Outreach Partner, First Look Pregnancy Center, is hosting the 6th annual Pound the Ground for Ultrasound.

Packet Pick-up on Friday May 24, 6-8 pm at Athens Wesleyan Church and Race Day 7-8am.

5K Walk/Run OR 10K Trail Run: $25 
Both 5K & 10K Trail Run: $40 
Family of 4: $60

Breakfast is included for event participants and is part of the entry fee.  The first 100 to register will get a athletic wicking T-shirt or tank.  Additional shirts may be available for purchase on race day.

Find out more here

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#FORTHEVALLEY
May
5
9:30 AM09:30

#FORTHEVALLEY

We won’t have services in the worship center May 5 because of Arts For All. We are encouraging you to make this is a serving weekend. Go out into our community and do the good works God has called us to do. Serve in a way you feel makes an impact. Take this opportunity to show the love of Christ to the valley. At Encounter, we are #fortheValley!

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Journey
Apr
7
9:30 AM09:30

Journey

Essentials of Shaping Your Future Part 2

Journey is a seminar series for anyone who is actively looking to grow and apply their faith in their daily lives. To find out more, visit our web page link below.

Sessions are held at 9:30 a.m. in the library at Harlan Rowe Middle School in Athens, Pa.

This month's presentation is from Brad Fuller

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Journey
Mar
3
9:30 AM09:30

Journey

Spiritual Transformation

Journey is a seminar series for anyone who is actively looking to grow and apply their faith in their daily lives. To find out more, visit our web page link below.

Sessions are held at 9:30 a.m. in the library at Harlan Rowe Middle School in Athens, Pa.

This month's presentation is from Melanie Sumner

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Football Sunday
Feb
3
9:30 AM09:30

Football Sunday

Encounter is partnering with Life.Church to host  Football Sunday, on Super Sunday, Feb, 3. Players from the season’s championship teams as well as other pro football players will share the love and truth of Jesus – in a way you may never have heard before. We’ll introduce you to NFL athletes, playing in this year’s Super Bowl and show they are decreasing so that the life of Christ might increase in and through them. Join us and bring a friend!

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Journey
Jan
27
9:30 AM09:30

Journey

Crushing Anxiety

Journey is a seminar series for anyone who is actively looking to grow and apply their faith in their daily lives. To find out more, visit our web page link below.

Sessions are held at 9:30 a.m. in the library at Harlan Rowe Middle School in Athens, Pa.

This month's presentation is from Jason Wanck

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Journey
Dec
2
9:30 AM09:30

Journey

Community – Belong, Build, Become

Journey is a seminar series for anyone who is actively looking to grow and apply their faith in their daily lives. To find out more, visit our web page link below.

Sessions are held at 9:30 a.m. in the library at Harlan Rowe Middle School in Athens, Pa.

This month's presentation is from Amanda Alexander.

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