Local church briefs
St. Luke’s to hold virtual service
FLEMINGTON — Saint Luke’s United Church of Christ in Flemington will not be having an “in church” service this Sunday, Nov. 21.
St. Luke’s will instead be holding a virtual worship by computer or telephone. Services will return to St. Luke’s Sanctuary on Sunday, Nov. 28 at 10:45 a.m.
AVIS — Grace Fellowship Church, 19 W. Ridge St., Avis, will be holding its 3rd Annual One Stop Shop Vendor Event on Saturday, Nov. 20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Come out and support the vendors and get some Christmas presents.
There will be a variety of vendors to choose from such as Tastefully Simple, Boxes of Hope, Color Street, Scentsy, Tshirts, Usbourne, Crowned Free, Candied Pecans and Mixed Nuts, Mary Kay, honey/wax products, P&R Crafts and more.
The church will also hold a Chinese Auction and food will be available for sale.
BEECH CREEK — Beech Creek Wesleyan Church will host a free Thanksgiving Dinner on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Meals are available for delivery or take-out by calling 570 962-2732.
For more information about dine in, please contact the church office at 570-962-2732.
Thanksgiving Eve Service
JERSEY SHORE — First United Methodist Church, 236 S. Main St., Jersey Shore, will be holding a Community Thanksgiving Eve Service on Wednesday, Nov. 24 at 7 p.m.
JERSEY SHORE — St. John Lutheran Church, 229 S. Broad St., Jersey Shore, will have its annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, Dec. 4 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be a Cookie Table, Christmas Crafts, Holiday Arrangements, and a Gently Used Table. Lunch platters are available for $7, kids eat free, and will be served between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Blessing of the Hunters
The Blessing of the Hunters will be held during worship service at the Caldwell/Woolrich Charge of the United Methodist Church on Sunday, Nov. 21. Caldwell Church will be at 8:30 a.m. and Woolrich Church at 9:45 a.m. All hunters and their families, whether local or from afar, are welcome.
Thanksgiving Day Meal
LOCK HAVEN — Great Island Presbyterian Church will host their annual free Thanksgiving Day dinner on Thursday, Nov. 25. The dinner will be take-out only.
For reservations, please call 570-748-2810.
HOWARD — Howard United Methodist Church, 144 W. Main St., Howard, will be holding a take-out only, free community Thanksgiving meal on Saturday, Nov. 20.
Pick up will be between 5 and 6:30 p.m. at the church. The meal will consist of turkey and trimmings and is free to all community members.
Please pre-order meals by calling/texting 814-625-2182 with a name and number of meals.
Thanksgiving Eve service
HUBLERSBURG — A Thanksgiving Eve Service will be held on Nov. 24 at 7 p.m. at Trinity Reformed in Hublersburg.