AREA CHURCH BRIEFS
St. Luke’s UCC to
collect mittens, gloves
FLEMINGTON — St. Luke’s United Church of Christ will be collecting mittens, gloves, hats and scarves for Head Start children through the month of November, with items being delivered to STEP at the end of November. Items may be handmade or store bought, for children in age from infant to five years.
NV Fellowship to hold Thanksgiving Eve service
LAMAR — Friends of the Nittany Valley Fellowship, Do we all have something that were thankful for? I’m sure we all do.
On Wednesday, Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. at Lamar UMC the Nittany Valley Fellowship will be having its annual Thanksgiving Eve service and is inviting everyone to come and give thanks to our Great God who has created and sustains us.
Afterwards there will be a time of fellowship and refreshments (remember each church is to bring two pies) in the back of the church for those wishing to stay.
We hope to see a full and thankful church.
Community Thanksgiving Dinner at Howard UM
HOWARD — Howard United Methodist Church will be holding a community Thanksgiving dinner today from 4 to 6:30 p.m.
The is no charge but non-perishable food items will be accepted for the local food bank.
They will be serving a turkey dinner with all the fixings.
This will be a good time to get together, see some friends, meet some neighbors, over a good meal. Invite some friends to come with you! Why not let someone else cook for you, the week before the big feast with your family?
Harvest Days luncheon at New Hope Fellowship
MILL HALL –New Hope Fellowship of Central Pa., 6436 Nittany Valley Dr., will be hosting a Harvest Days carry-in luncheon on Sunday following their regular service.
Please bring a covered dish to share.
Beech Creek Wesleyan to host Thanksgiving Dinner
BEECH CREEK — Beech Creek Wesleyan Church, 217 Main Street, will host a free Thanksgiving Dinner on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dine in or take out will be available at the Church. Delivery is also available.
To schedule a delivery you may call 570 295-7217 or 570 962-2732.
First Church of Christ
to host Christmas concert
LOCK HAVEN — A Christmas Concert presented by Elaine Frederick Barth will take place Sunday at 7 p.m. at First Church of Christ, 330 N. Vesper Street.
Black Friday Money Bingo
at Flemington FCC
FLEMINGTON — “Black Friday Money Bingo” will be held at the Red Eye Center today 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 UCC Fall Festival
LOCK HAVEN — The St. Luke’s Fall Festival will be held today from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be children’s games, yard sale items, a raffle and baked goods. Lunch will include soups, barbeque, hot dogs and dessert. Soups may also be pre-ordered by calling the church office Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at 570-748-5741.
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 at 570-858-5619 or GNLH2018@gmail.com for more details.