Religion

Our communities are called to worship

American Evangelical Christian Churches CHARLTON Charlton Chapel Dr. Bryon Reynolds, pastor Worship 8:30 a.m. Assembly of God JERSEY SHORE AREA Main Street, Antes Fort Rob Archey, pastor Worship 10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m.; Wednesday 7 p.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope ...

Lamar Lighthouse Camp to present The Watoto Children’s Choir

BLANCHARD — The Lamar Lighthouse Camp is thrilled to present The Watoto Children’s Choir traveling from Africa to present a brand new choir production entitled “WE WILL GO!” The six month tour, launching in the USA on the east coast, presents the story of abandoned African children ...

Bellefonte Sunday Afternoon Chamber Music Series to feature Centre Brass

The first concert in the Bellefonte Sunday Afternoon Chamber Music Series will take place on Sunday Sept. 30 at 2:30 p.m. and feature Centre Brass. The concert is free and will be held at Trinity United Methodist Church, Bellefonte. Donations are welcome. PHOTO PROVIDED

Finding God’s Majesty in Creation

One of my favorite seasons of the year is autumn. I love watching the September sky change. I appreciate the coolness of the air, and I marvel at the beauty that emerges with each glimpse for the world around us. What in God’s creation are you most thankful for today? I am thankful for the ...

Transform Jersey Shore completes 20 projects

JERSEY SHORE — The fourth annual Transform Jersey Shore Area initiative was a success, according to reports from the local mission field. Volunteers got together Aug. 5 to 10, to help neighbors who needed a hand with repairing and refreshing their homes. This year Transform Jersey Shore ...

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Coffeehouse service is tonight MACKEYVILLE — A coffeehouse-style church service is offered tonight from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Mackeyville United Methodist Church social room. Coffee, tea, cold drinks and baked goods are offered. The services include music in a variety of styles performed by ...

Our communities are called to worship

American Evangelical Christian Churches CHARLTON Charlton Chapel Dr. Bryon Reynolds, pastor Worship 8:30 a.m. Assembly of God JERSEY SHORE AREA Main Street, Antes Fort Rob Archey, pastor Worship 10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m.; Wednesday 7 p.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope ...

BC Wesleyan to host Wehry Family

PHOTO PROVIDED Beech Creek Wesleyan Church will hold an outdoor service and concert Sunday, beginning at 10:30 a.m. The Wehry Family, a faith-based singing ministry from Northumberland, will give the concert. Randy and Wendy, along with their children Jared, Janessa, Jessalynn, Joshua and ...

Dorsey Ross to speak on being an ‘overcomer’

MILESBURG — The community is invited to Freedom Life Church this Sunday to hear a message of hope from special guest Dorsey Ross. Dorsey will share that at his birth, doctors told his parents he likely wouldn’t survive, and they recommended sending him to an institution to live out his ...

Yom Kippur services announced

LOCK HAVEN — The Jewish community in Lock Haven announces the schedule for Yom Kippur services this fall. The public is invited to join the services at the Lock Haven University/Beth Yehuda Interfaith Center in Lock Haven, in the West Church Street facility across from the LHU Science ...

The spirit of 9-11

This past Tuesday was September 11th, the 17th anniversary of the attacks in New York City, Washington, D.C. and the skies over Shanksville, Pa. Like most, I had never feared or felt even the least bit vulnerable to such an attack in the United States. Everything changed that day. My family ...

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Hillview Wesleyan to honor first-responders FLEMINGTON — The Clinton County First-Responders Appreciation Service and Barbecue will be held Sunday at 10:30 a.m. at Hillview Wesleyan Church. Today is the deadline for each agency to call 570-484-1111 and give the number of people ...

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Holy Spirit offers inquiry sessions LOCK HAVEN — Holy Spirit Catholic Parish invites everyone, regardless of personal history, age, income, background, gender, race, ethnicity, spirituality, or marital situation, to join in exploring the Catholic faith in community and deepen your ...

Church festival looking for local entertainers

McELHATTAN —They’ve got the ponies and a train lined up for children’s rides. There’s plenty of food planned, including a chicken barbeque and lots of cakes and other baked goods, even funnel cakes. And there will be plenty of games and other fun things for the youngsters, ...

New Hope Fellowship welcomes new spiritual leader

LAMAR — New Hope Fellowship has a new Pastor. Henry (JR) Packer Jr., wife Rhonda and son Mackeson have accepted the call for Henry to be the part-time pastor at the church. Henry and Rhonda are native to this area. Henry is a 1990 graduate of Bald Eagle-Nittany High School and Rhonda is a ...

Milesburg Presbyterian to mark 150 years

MILESBURG — Milesburg Presbyterian Church is celebrating 150 years of serving the Lord on its current site. A celebration will be held Sunday, Sept. 23, beginning with worship at 9 a.m. Everyone interested is invited to attend.

Our communities are called to worship

American Evangelical Christian Churches CHARLTON Charlton Chapel Dr. Bryon Reynolds, pastor Worship 8:30 a.m. Assembly of God JERSEY SHORE AREA Main Street, Antes Fort Rob Archey, pastor Worship 10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m.; Wednesday 7 p.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope ...

Gloryway Quartet to round out concert series

MILL HALL — The Gloryway Quartet is returning to the Lamar Lighthouse Camp Summer Concert Series this Sunday, with the concert scheduled at 7 p.m. at Cedar Heights Brethren in Christ Church, 37 Cedar Heights, Route 64. The Gloryway Quartet comes from Mansfield, Ohio. With a full four-part ...

Jewish High Holiday services listed

LOCK HAVEN — The Jewish community in Lock Haven announces the schedule for the High Holiday services this fall. The public is invited to join the services at the The Lock Haven University/Beth Yehuda Interfaith Center in Lock Haven, in the West Church Street facility across from the LHU ...

The woman at the well

“Jesus therefore, being wearied from His journey, sat thus by the well. It was about the sixth hour. A woman of Samaria came to draw water. Jesus said to her, ‘Give Me a drink.’ For His disciples had gone away into the city to buy food. Then the woman of Samaria said to Him, ‘How is it ...