Navigation: Once per quarter, Veritas serves dinner to the Navigation at the First United Methodist Church at 5:30 p.m. Navigation “works with individuals and families to connect them with resources to stabilize their immediate needs, such as safe housing, affordable child care, transportation, health care and much more.” (
Contact for more info: Ryan Braught

Community Groups: Weekly gathering on various nights, starting with a meal and then having a time of discussing the word of God together. Community groups are an important way to grow and go deeper with a smaller group.
Contact for more info: Laura Heller

Fifth Sunday Day of Service: On every fifth Sunday of the month (about 4 times each year), the Veritas Community meets to serve a local project, school, or organization, as a community-focused Sunday Gathering. Join us as we strive to show Jesus' love and servanthood to others in Lancaster!
Contact for more info: Ryan Braught

First Friday Art Exhibit: Drop in between 6 and 9 p.m. each First Friday of the month at the Community Room on King to take a look at the new art exhibit hanging on our walls, meet the artist, and connect with others in the Lancaster community.
Contact for more info: Ryan Braught

Mission Offering: We contribute a portion of our Sunday Gathering offering to organizations that do mission work. For each quarter of the year, we send our tithe to a different organization, three local, one international.
Contact for more info: Ryan Braught

  • January-March: Forgotten Voices, which equips local churches in Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Malawi to meet the physical and spiritual needs of orphans in their communities

  • April-June: Transitional Living Center (TLC), located on King St., which focuses to end the cycle of homelessness in Lancaster City

  • July-September: Atlantic Northeast District of the Church of the Brethren

  • October-December: Andrew & Liz Berg/InterVarsity at Dickinson College

Second Wednesday Prayer: Join us at the Community Room between 7-9 p.m. every second Wednesday of the month for an evening of prayer for the Lancaster community.
Contact for more info: Ben Achey

Sunday Morning Gatherings: We gather as a whole community every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. at the Community Room. We begin with a time of relationship building around coffee and tea. This is followed by a time of musical worship, prayer, a message, and a time to dialogue around the Scripture and what it means to live it out in our world as individuals and as a community.
Contact for more info: Ryan Braught

Third Friday Coffeehouse & Open Mic: Join us at 7 p.m. each third Friday of the month (Music Friday) at the Community Room on King to share life and music with the Veritas Community, a featured headliner, and local musicians. Share your own music during the Open Mic time.
Contact for more info: Matt Wheeler