Local 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.

Lamar UM luncheon

LAMAR — Lamar United Methodist Church will hold a luncheon on Nov. 15 at 12 Noon. Turkey, mashed potatoes, filling, corn, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie will be served.

Soup/bake sale and

luncheon at Howard UM

HOWARD — Howard United Methodist Church,144 W. Main St., will be having a soup/bake sale and lunchon on Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to support local missions.

Cost is $6 for lunch or quarts of soup. Pre-orders for quarts of soup should be made by Sunday prior to the luncheon. Contact Patti Long at 814-625-2182 at 814-625-2722. Soup comes in freezable containers.

Invite a friend, come for lunch and enjoy a time of good food and fellowship while supporting a worthy cause!

Community Thanksgiving Dinner at Howard UM

HOWARD — Howard United Methodist Church will be holding a community Thanksgiving dinner on Saturday, Nov. 17 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, Nov. 18 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, Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. at First Church of Christ, 330 N. Vesper Street.

Holy Spirit Parish to

host Christmas Bazaar

LOCK HAVEN — Holy Spirit Parish will be hosting a Christmas Bazaar today from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday 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 today, 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.

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.

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 email: GNLH2018@gmail.com for more details.