LOCAL CHURCH BRIEFS
‘King of Kings’
rehearsal at Blanchard CC
BLANCHARD — The first meeting/rehearsal for the 2019 King of Kings Easter drama will be Sunday, Jan. 15 at 5 p.m. at Blanchard Church of Christ, 161 N. Beach St.
Rehearsals will continue on Sunday evenings at the same time until “King of Kings” is presented on April 5, 6, 7, 12, 13 and 14.
Lamar UM to
host Christian Cantata
MILL HALL — The Lamar United Methodist Church, 5029 Nittany Valley Dr., Mill Hall, will be hosting the Christian Rhythm Cantata on Jan. 13 at 4 p.m. Refreshments will be served after the Cantata.
Covenant UM to hold soup sale
LOCK HAVEN — Covenant United Methodist Church will have their monthly soup sale on Jan. 12.
The soup will be homemade chicken noodle. This is all take out orders. The cost is $5 a quart. Orders may be called into the church office at 570-748-6481 between 8 a.m. and 12 noon. If you call after hours and leave a message please include your name, contact number and quantity.
Pick up will be from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on the Jan. 12. The United Methodist Women will be having a bake sale and homemade bread sale in conjunction with the soup sale. You may order a loaf of bread when you place your soup order if you wish to.
Blanchard CC to
host annual Love Feast
BLANCHARD — Blanchard Church of Christ, 161 N. Beach St., will be holding their annual love feast and congregration meeting on Sunday, Jan. 20 starting at 12:15 p.m.
The love feast is a meal of soup, bread and dessert the youth help serve and clean up. A donation will be taken for a local needy family.
The congregration meeting will begin at 1:15 p.m. followed by a chance for members to get together and discuss the ministry of their congregration for 2019.
The church asks every member to come and be a part of the planning.
to hold hoagie sale
LAMAR — The Lamar Methodist Church will be having a hoagie sale on Feb. 7.
Orders are due Sunday, Jan. 13. Hoagies can be picked up at the Church at 3 p.m. on the Feb. 7.
Cost is $5 each. To order phone 570-748-6694 and if on the answering machine leave your name, phone number, and how many hoagies you would like to order.
Soup sale luncheon
at Howard UM
HOWARD — Howard United Methodist Church, 144 W. Main St., Howard will be holding a soup sale and luncheon on Jan. 17 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cost is $6 for lunch or quarts of soup. Pre-orders for quarts of soup should be made by Sunday prior to luncheon. Contact Patti Long at 814-625-2182. Soup comes in freezable containers.
Proceeds from soup sales support local missions. Invite a friend, come for lunch and enjoy a time of good food and fellowship while supporting a worthy cause!
Lamar UM luncheon
MILL HALL — The Lamar United Methodist Church will hold a luncheon on Jan. 17 at Noon. Pork sauerkraut, hot dogs, mashed potatoes, applesauce and pudding will be served. All are welcome to attend.