Religion

Finding Faith: Christ gives us new life

For Christians all around the world the third Sunday of Lent begins tomorrow. Lent is the forty-day period that begins on Ash Wednesday and ends on Easter Sunday with the culmination of Jesus Christ’s resurrection from the grave. Most Christians use these forty days of Lent for spending ...

Get your Easter Services into The Express!

LOCK HAVEN — With April fast approaching many churches will be holding services for Palm Sunday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday. The Express would be happy to place these service times in the religion section of our Saturday edition. Area churches who wish to have their service times ...

LOCAL CHURCH BRIEFS

North Central Night of Worship MILL HALL — Worship leaders from across all Tri-County Churches will come to their North Central campus, 205 Main St., Mill Hall, to kick off their first North Central Worship. The event starts at 6 p.m. and Kids Rock will be availalbe for ages birth through ...

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 Dave Bremigin, pastor Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Worship 10:30 a.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope Assembly 320 ...

Bellefonte Sunday Concert Series to present Callanish

PHOTO PROVIDED Callanish, a Celtic band based in central Pennsylvania, will perform on Sunday, March 17 as part of the Bellefonte Sunday Afternoon Concert Series. Callanish plays Irish and Scottish music in the traditional style. Their repertoire includes lively jigs and reels, haunting airs ...

Love Revolution comes to CMMS

PHOTO PROVIDED A group called Love Revolution came to Central Mountain high and middle schools recently. Speaker Booker Riddick along with his team presented a message to students about self worth and spreading kindness and love towards others. Students heard a personal message of life may ...

LOCAL CHURCH BRIEFS

Fundraiser dinner at Trinity UM BELLEFONTE — Trinity United Methodist Church, 128 W. Howard St., will be hosting a dinner to raise funds for a mission trip to Africa for Rieli Redman, a senior at Grace Prep High School. The dinner will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 30. Tickets ...

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 Dave Bremigen, pastor Worship 10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m.; Wednesday 7 p.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope ...

Tickets available for ‘King of Kings’ at Blanchard Church of Christ

BLANCHARD — Free tickets are now available for the King of Kings at Blanchard Church of Christ on April 5, 6, 7 and April 12, 13, 14. Now in it’s 26th year, the drama is presented each night at 7 p.m. with a musical prelude beginning at 6:15 p.m. King of Kings is a musical drama ...

Finding Faith: God invites all of us

In Luke 7:36-50 it shares the story of a woman who comes to Jesus and blesses Him. When one of the Pharisees invited Jesus to have dinner with him, he went to the Pharisee’s house and reclined at the table. A woman in that town who lived a sinful life learned that Jesus was eating at the ...

LOCAL CHURCH BRIEFS

Covenant UM discontinues soup sales LOCK HAVEN — Covenant United Methodist Church, 44 W. Main St., is discontinuing their soup sales until September. They thank everyone that purchased their soup and made their sale a great success. Nittany Valley Fellowship Lenten services LAMAR ...

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 Dave Bremigen, pastor Worship 10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m.; Wednesday 7 p.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope ...

Finding Faith: Don’t sweat the big stuff

With news spewing constant reports about our nation and government being more polarized than ever — international terrorism, global warming, racial tension and economic uncertainty — people are worrying and suffering from more stress and anxiety than ever before. According to the Anxiety ...

ASH WEDNESDAY

LOCK HAVEN — The following area churches will be holding an Ash Wednesday service on Wednesday, March 6. - Immaculate Conception Church, 310 W. Water St., Lock Haven, Mass with distribution of ashes, 9 a.m. - Avis United Methodist Church, corner of Park and Prospect Street, 7 p.m. There ...

LOCAL AREA CHURCH BRIEFS

Holy Spirit fish fry starts March 8 LOCK HAVEN — Holy Spirit Parish offers its weekly Lenten Fish Fry on Fridays, starting March 8. The last fish fry of the season will be April 12. The meal will be available at St. Agnes Parish Center, 3 E. Walnust St. The center’s dining room will ...

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 Dave Bremigen, pastor Worship 10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m.; Wednesday 7 p.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope ...

Milligan College Choir in Concert at Blanchard Church of Christ

BLANCHARD — The Milligan College Concert Choir and Heritage, Milligan’s select a capella ensemble, will perform in concert at Blanchard Church of Christ, 161 N. Beach St., on Wednesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. The Concert Choir is an auditioned ensemble that proudly upholds a long tradition of ...

AREA CHURCH BRIEFS

Ash Wednesday service LOCK HAVEN — The following area churches will be holding an Ash Wednesday service on Wednesday, March 6. - Avis United Methodist Church, corner of Park and Prospect Street, 7 p.m. There will be Imposition of ashes. Everyone is welcome. Any questions can call ...

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 Dave Bremigen, pastor Worship 10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m.; Wednesday 7 p.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope ...

The Arthur Goldstein Quartet performs at Trinity UM

The Arthur Goldstein Quartet will present the best of post-bop jazz and original material, including pieces by Arthur Goldstein (piano) and Kevin Lowe (drums) on Sunday, Feb. 17 at 2:30 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 128 W. Howard St., Bellefonte. The production is part of the Sunday ...