Local Church Briefs

Fifth Sunday service at Mackeyville UM

MACKEYVILLE — Mackeyville United Methodist Church will be hosting its sister church Clintondale United Methodist Church on Sunday.

A brunch will follow after the service in the church’s social room.

Stabler’s Grove Camp

meeting at Pine Run UM

LINDEN — Pine Run United Methodist Church, 1719 Pine Run Road, Linden, will be hosting the 84th annual Stabler’s Grove Camp Meetings from July 21 to July 28 beginning at 7 p.m. each night.

There will also be a Children’s night on Monday, July 22 and a hot dog roast/youth night on Saturday beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Evangelist Steve Housewright will present the message each evening with a theme of “Life Cycle of a Christian.”

Music will be provided by Winnie Schweikart, Amy Peck, Carl and Opal Schlappi, Bobbi Grieco and Dave Ward, Harlan and Pat Bower, The Greenwood Valley Boys, CrossFyre and Cheryl Frymire.

This is an ecumenical ministry sponsored by the Sunday School Association of Lycoming County, District 11.

Block party at

St. Mark Lutheran

SNYDERTOWN — St. Mark Lutheran Church, 850 Snydertown Road, on July 13 starting at 5 p.m.

There will be kids activities, great food and live entertainment by The Second Winds Band and Christians with Rhythm Choir.

Everyone is welcome and encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item to be contributed to local food banks.

In case of rain, the event will take place on Sunday, July 14 rain or shine.

Fifth Sunday service at Faith UM

CASTANEA — Faith United Methodist Church, 23 E. Brown St., will be hosting a fifth Sunday service for themselves and Covenant United Methodist Church on Sunday, June 30 at 10:30 a.m.

The service will be followed by a fellowship meal. Please bring a dish to share.

Vesper Service at Nestor

LAMAR — Lamar United Methodist Church will be holding a Vesper Service on Sunday, July 14 at Nestor Picnic Grounds.

A covered dish meal will start at 5 p.m. with the service to follow.

In case of rain, the service will be held at the church.

Lamar UM holds

fifth Sunday service

LAMAR — Lamar United Methodist Church, 5029 Nittany Valley Dr., Mill Hall, will be hosting their sister churches of Flemington and Mill Hall churches on Sunday at 10 a.m. A picnic lunch will follow at the Lamar Park. In case of rain, the picnic will be held at the church.

Bible Club at Milesburg UM

MILESBURG — Milesburg and Bald Eagle United Methodist Churches will be sponsoring a three day Bible club with Child Evangelism Fellowship from July 22 to 24 at 3 p.m. The club will take place at Milesburg Park at pavilion one. Please contact Dan Hall with questions at 814-360-2603.

Sharing Hope Ministries

to hold auction

MACKEYVILLE — Sharing Hope Ministries will be holding an auction at the Clinton County Fair Grounds from 8:30 a.m. to approximately 3:30 p.m. today. Proceeds from the auction will be used to help families whose lives have been devastated by natural disaster.

Summer Coffeehouse services

MACKEYVILLE — Mackeyville Summer Coffeehouse Services will be held again this year at the Mackeyville United Methodist Church on Saturday evenings with a community picnic and fire ring, July 20, Aug. 17 and Sept. 14. All are invited to the Coffeehouse Service.