AREA CHURCH BRIEFS
Election Day soup,
hoagie and bake sale
CASTANEA — Faith United Methodist Church in Castanea will have an Election Day soup and bake sale at the Castanea polls in the fire hall on McElhattan Avenue from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Tuesday Nov. 6.
The soup choices are vegetable beef and ham and bean. Soup will cost $2.25 a pint and $5 a quart. Hoagies are $5 each.
FIRM in Christ to
hold monthly meetings
LOCK HAVEN – The church planting ministry of FIRM in Christ is looking to form a new church in Lock Haven.
All interested area residents are invited to contact them for more details. They are hoping to begin meeting on Sundays by mid to late November.
For more information contact them anytime at 570-858-5619 or GNLH2018@gmail.com. Find them on Facebook at Good News Lock Haven.
First Church of Christ
to host Christmas concert
LOCK HAVEN — A Christmas Concert presented by Elaine Frederick Barth will take place Sunday, Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. at First Church of Christ, 330 N. Vesper Street.
Special guests include trumpeter Chiz Rider, Kim Feerrar, Cathy Winslow, Esther Salmon and the Kid Notes.
Flemington UM to
welcome new pastor
FLEMINGTON — Flemington United Methodist Church will welcome it’s new pastor Rick Conklin on Sunday Nov. 4 with a Thanksgiving Covered Dish meal after their regular service.
Pastor Rick started the first Sunday in July.
Please bring a covered dish to share.
St. Luke’s UCC to
hold All Saints service
LOCK HAVEN — St. Luke’s United Church of Christ will be holding its All Saints service this Sunday during its 10:45 a.m. worship service.
All those members who have passed on in the past year will be honored and remembered.
Communion will also be served.
Holy Spirit Parish to host Christmas Bazaar
LOCK HAVEN — Holy Spirit Parish will be hosting a Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lock Haven Catholic School gymnasium, 311 W. Water St., Lock Haven. Lunch will be available Saturday and a continental breakfast is offered on Sunday.
St. Luke’s Church of Christ
to hold soup sale
MILL HALL — St. Luke’s Church of Christ will be having a soup sale. Pick up will be at the church Saturday, Nov. 10, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Soup is $5 a quart and soups offered are ham and bean, chicken corn, and vegetable beef.
Soup of the Month
LOCK HAVEN — Covenant United Methodist Church’s soup for November will be stuffed pepper soup at $5 a quart. Take out only. Orders must be called into the church at 570-748-6481 (between 8 a.m. and 12 noon) by Sunday. Pick-up will be from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Nov. 10.
Fall festival at Phelps Chapel
JERSEY SHORE — Phelps Chapel Church, 68 Phelps Chapel Rd., Jersey Shore is having a Fall Festival today at 11 a.m. Homemade ice cream, vegetable soup, chili, BBQ, hot dogs and desserts will be available.
Election Day dinner at
JS First United Methodist
JERSEY SHORE –An Election Day dinner will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 236 S. Main St., Jersey Shore, on Tuesday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tickets will be sold at the door at a donation of $8 for adults and $4 for children under 12. Children under four eat free. Take out meals are available.
Black Friday Money Bingo
at Flemington FCC
FLEMINGTON — “Black Friday Money Bingo” will be held at the Red Eye Center on Nov. 10 at 1 p.m. with doors opening at 11 a.m. and sponsored by the Flemington First Church of Christ/Hands and Feet Ministry. Half the proceeds will go to help the family of Caleb Leone. For tickets you may call Dolly Young at 570-263-7028 or Tina Dickey at 570-660-6263 or the church at 570-726-8009. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door.
St. Luke’s to hold
Fall Food Collection
LOCK HAVEN — St. Luke’s United Church of Christ will hold a Fall Food Collection beginning Oct. 15 and running through Nov. 5. Various foods will be collected each week and will benefit the Lock Haven Women’s Center.
Zion Church raises
money for mission trip
ZION — Zion Community Church is having a garage, soup and bake sale today from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. to raise money for ten members who will be going on a mission trip to Zambia, Africa next year with Haven of Hope.
All the proceeds from the sale will go towards the trip.
The church invites you to come and check out their sale.