Local Church Briefs

Virtual services

WOOLRICH — The Caldwell/McElhattan/Woolrich Charge of the United Methodist Church is worshiping together virtually until further notice.

They will conduct services via livestream every Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m. on the Woolrich Community Facebook page or by calling into the service by phone by dialing 1-425-436-6384, access code 366144#. Dial in just before 9:30 a.m. to join. This is a long distance number, so check your phone service to verify the cost to you prior to joining.

Once you announce yourself, please mute your phone for the remainder of the service. All are welcome to join in worship.

Service canceled

FLEMINGTON — St. Luke’s United Church of Christ in Flemington is cancelling in-church services for the month of January 2021. Virtual services will be held at 10:45 a.m. on Sundays with Pastor Gary Nottis conducting.

No in-person services

Due to the increase in COVID cases in our area Bishop Park and the Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church has encouraged all United Methodist churches to temporarily close until further notice. They will be holding services beginning Sunday, Dec. 13 on Zoom.us or by phone at 9:30 a.m.

Both Zoom.us and phone number 415-762-9988 will use meeting ID 136 797 009. Also starting Sunday at 11 a.m. you can view services on “Albright United Methodist Church-Sugar Valley” Facebook page.

The Clinton County Cluster of the State College District will be conducting a 5 p.m. Christmas Eve drive-in service at the parking lot of the former McElhattan Outlet Mall. Also a Zoom/phone Christmas Eve service will be available for those wishing to stay in. Please use the above mentioned Zoom.us web connection or phone number and the same meeting ID.

Church updates services

BLANCHARD — Blanchard Church of Christ has updated its service times.

Services will be held at 8:30 a.m. in-person and via livestream on the churches YouTube channel — Blanchard Church of Christ — and Facebook page. Those who worship in-person must wear a mask in the building at all times until 9:45 a.m.

Sunday school will be held at 10 a.m. with masks optional and another worship service will follow at 11 a.m.

Social distancing is requested in the building at all times.

Church closed

FARRANDSVILLE — The People’s United Methodist Church of Farrandsville will be closed until further notice due to COVID-19.


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