Local church briefs
at McElhattan UM
McELHATTAN — McElhattan United Methodist Church, 502 McElhattan Dr., will be holding a buffet style breakfast on Saturday, July 20 from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m.
The meal will include blueberry and plain pancakes, scrambled eggs, home fries, bacon, sausage and biscuits with sausage and gravy.
A donation of $8 for adults and $4 for children is suggested.
Famous Bake Room will also be open and feature sticky buns, pies and other goodies.
Live nativity scene at
Beech Creek Wesleyan
BEECH CREEK – Beech Creek Wesleyan Church will celebrate Christmas in July with a Live Nativity and Ice Cream Social. The event is planned for Sunday from 5 to 7 p.m. There is no cost and ice cream will be available at the church. Beech Creek Wesleyan Church is located at 217 Main Street in Beech Creek.
New Hope Fellowship
to hold yard sale
MILL HALL — New Hope Fellowship Church, 6436 Nittany Valley Dr., Mill Hall, is looking for interested vendors to take part in a yardsale on Saturday, July 20 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The church will be selling yard and craft items as well as a large truck load of quality meats, grocery items, fresh produce and other items. Lunch will also be available for purchase.
The cost of a vendor space will be $10 for 10 feet by 12 feet space.
Those interested in purchasing a space my contact Mary Ann at 570-279-8324.
Baby dedication at Blanchard Church of Christ
BLANCHARD — Blanchard Church of Christ, 161 N. Beach St., will be hosting a Baby Dedication Day on Sunday. Parents are invited to participate in this service of commitment and dedication with their children ages 2 and under. Please contact the church office at 570-962-2423 as soon as possible if you wish to participate.
Stabler’s Grove Camp
meeting at Pine Run UM
LINDEN — Pine Run United Methodist Church, 1719 Pine Run Rd., 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 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.”
Block party at
St. Mark Lutheran
SNYDERTOWN– St. Mark Lutheran Church, 850 Snydertown Rd., will be hosting a block party today starting at 5 p.m. In case of rain, the event will take place on Sunday rain or shine.
Vesper Service at Nestor
LAMAR –Nittany Valley Fellowship will be holding a Vesper Service on Sunday 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 Lamar United Methodist 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.
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.