FIRST is a small church with a big heart.

We value, support and befriend services and ministries
in our local community.
The following reveal a heart that reaches into a variety of areas.  
We are confident God has led us
to these services and ministries - join us in prayer and support.


A ministry headquartered 30 minutes from church in N. Fort Myers impacting over 140 countries; equipping self-sustainable hunger solutions for small scale farmers worldwide.

Cape Coral Caring Center

Assist individuals and families in critical need to cope with a negative economic situation on a short-term basis.  The Caring Center has helped over 150,000 people in our Cape Coral community since its inception.

Teen Challenge

Teen Challenge, in Fort Myers, helps people of all ages find freedom in Christ, with newfound purpose.  It is a one-year, residential program for life-controlling behaviors and addictions.  Their mission statement is "to offer life transformation to individuals through Christ-centered programs."

Cape Coral Animal Shelter

The Cape Coral Animal Shelter organization is dedicated to engaging a special bond between people and animals by means of adoption services, medical care, education and training for the prevention of cruelty and abandonment.

Holiday 4 Heroes

Our Mission - To show the love, support and appreciation of a grateful nation, by providing necessities and comfort items to those serving our country, all over the world, through the continued support and generosity of businesses, individuals and volunteers.  Based in Cape Coral.

Samaritan Health & Wellness

A family health clinic providing a Christ-centered integrated primary care and mental health counseling for the uninsured and under insured in Cape Coral.  


At Thrive women and their children will have a temporary refuge for healing, restoration and growth.  They will be equipped with the skills, tools and resources they need to provide a healthy, stable, flourishing home for their family.  

Lighthouse of SWFL

Lighthouse is dedicated to providing the tools, support and opportunities necessary for individuals with blindness to successfully achieve their desired level of independence.