Local Outreach

Explore the local organizations that receive support from First Church

New Heights Christian Community Development Association (CCDA)

New Heights CCDA is a non-profit under the umbrella of First Church.


New Heights exists to address human and social needs of Berrien County residents through the creation of programs and partnerships with other organizations.


Programs that New Heights CCDA runs are Community Food Network, New Heights Auto Services, Benton Heights Community Development and the Benton Heights After School Reading Program.

Southwest Michigan Human Trafficking Task Force

The mission of the Southwest Michigan Human Trafficking Task Force is to educate and bring awareness to the community about human trafficking and to further develop a plan for a victim-centered approach using a multidisciplinary team.


The SWMHTTF is a collaboration of law enforcement, non-governmental organizations, faith-based organizations and concerned citizens.

Mosaic Christian Community Development Association

The Mission of Mosaic CCDA is to create opportunities for steps to greatness as we prepare people for further education, life and work while sharing Christ's love.


Mosaic believes that a relationship with God is key to shaping and sustaining both their vision and their work. A life committed to Christian Community Development principles and work is often difficult and has been described by many as "working in the trenches". Prayer, spiritual sustenance, and community are critical.