Religion

Sentinel photo by TABITHA GOODLING
Volunteers with McAlisterville United Methodist Church presented a live Nativity scene during the first weekend of December outside the church building. Pictured, from left, are Sally Harshberger, Chloe Dressler, Nathan Lower, Greg Fosselman and Alexia Berry. Live Nativity scenes are also scheduled to be held from 6 to 10 p.m. Dec. 15 and 16 at Middlecreek Farms, 134 Farmhaus Lane, Middleburg; and from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 22 and 23 at Kish Park.

Peace on earth

Sentinel photo by TABITHA GOODLING Volunteers with McAlisterville United Methodist Church presented a live Nativity scene during the first weekend of December outside the church building. Pictured, from left, are Sally Harshberger, Chloe Dressler, Nathan Lower, Greg Fosselman and Alexia ...

A tale of two men

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series written by the Rev. Dr. James Barnes. The second part will be published in the Dec. 16 edition of The Sentinel. ¯¯¯ Today I want to introduce you to a tale of two familiar men, but I want to do so in a way that you haven’t seen ...

Christmas Eve services

Editor’s note: Christmas Eve (Dec. 24) worship services can be sent to Religion Editor Julianne Cahill at jcahill@lewistownsentinel.com for inclusion in this listing each Saturday until the event. Submissions must be received by the previous Thursday for inclusion with the upcoming Saturday ...

Christmas events

Editor’s note: Services, church concerts, performances and other Christmas worship events can be sent to Religion editor Julianne Cahill at jcahill@lewistownsentinel.com for inclusion in this events listing each Saturday in the Religion section until the event. Events must be received by the ...

Religion calendar

Editor’s note: To submit a nonprofit announcement to The Sentinel’s Religion section, contact Julianne Cahill at 248-6741 or by email at jcahill@lewistownsentinel. com. Items also may be faxed to 248-3481 or sent to The Sentinel, 352 Sixth Street, Lewistown, PA 17044. Items should arrive to ...

Dot’s Giveaway set for Dec. 10

BEAVERTOWN — People in Beavertown have been “giving away” every December for 12 years. The late Dorothy “Dot” Kepner was inspired to give community members the opportunity to help those facing hard times following a concert she attended. “Mom was a big fan of the Gaithers,” ...

‘I am loved by God’

I want everyone to repeat after me: I am loved by God. Please say it again, but louder this time. I AM LOVED BY GOD! If we can get this deep in our “knowers,” there is nothing that we cannot accomplish for God. We will literally become super Christians. We will shatter the forces of ...

Christmas events

Editor’s note: Services, church concerts, performances and other Christmas worship events can be sent to Religion editor Julianne Cahill at jcahill@lewistownsentinel.com for inclusion in this events listing each Saturday in the Religion section until the event. Events must be received by the ...

Religion calendar

Editor’s note: To submit a nonprofit announcement to The Sentinel’s Religion section, contact Julianne Cahill at 248-6741 or by email at jcahill@lewistownsentinel. com. Items also may be faxed to 248-3481 or sent to The Sentinel, 352 Sixth Street, Lewistown, PA 17044. Items should arrive to ...

Submitted photo
Volunteers, from left, Marley Wilson, Renee Snyder, and Terry Gross help pack Tiger Treat bags to provide meals for children in need.

Tiger Treats

RICHFIELD — Tiger Treats is a food program developed to supply children in need with food for the weekends. “We feel the program helps to address childhood hunger and nutrition in our local communities,” said Eunice Zeigler, co-coordinator of the program. In the spring of 2016, Tiger ...