Religion

Fix your eyes on Jesus

Good morning, faithful friends. I just want to say first off, “Thank you, Lord, that you are so faithful to me, even when I am not faithful to you.” You see, I have been discouraged lately, and discouragement has a way of drawing us away from the course God has set out for us. I just want ...

Judge with righteous judgement John 7:24

The political scene in Washington can be very confusing, we watch as politicians quote verses from the Bible and talk about Jesus. Some of them appear to be concerned about mothers and their children, and those trying to enter our country through Mexico. At the same time we have homeless ...

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Show appreciation

Submitted photo On Thursday, area pastors joined students at Juniata Mennonite School for Pastor Appreciation Day. Shown enjoying lunch with Pastor Ken Hepner of Cedar Grove Brethren in Christ, Mifflintown are, from left, Aurora Weller, first grade, Sullivan Taylor, kindergarten, Landon ...

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 ...

Pray for those afflicted with cancer

Monday was World Cancer Day. Cancer is a scary word for anyone. And when a friend or loved one is diagnosed, it can be difficult to know what to say or do. When someone you love is diagnosed with cancer, you might feel anxious because you’re not sure how to talk to them. You might also have ...

Understand motives before placing judgment

But judge with righteous judgment. John 7:24 Have you ever questioned someone’s walk with Christ, their profession of faith? Many times people will respond by quoting Matthew 7:1, “Judge not, that you be not judged.” We must be careful of how we judge others, but the Bible makes it ...

Coffee and music

Submitted photo Shown, the Penn State University Singing Lions perform. The group will perform again as part of a free concert held in a coffee house setting today at Ellen Chapel Church in Ferguson Valley. The show will begin with Shade Mountain Gospel Bluegrass Band at 7 p.m. Penn State ...

Critically-acclaimed group to perform in Lewistown

LEWISTOWN — On the cold, wind-lashed coastlands of Prince Edward Island a family gathered close around the wood stove, fiddles and guitars in hand. As the snow piled high on wild winter nights inside hearts were warmed by rhythmical reels and soaring melodies. As the chill gave way to the ...

Religion calendar

Editor’s note: To submit a nonprofit announcement to The Sentinel’s Religion section, contact Erin Thompson at (717) 248-6741 or by email at ethompson@lewistownsentinel.com. Items also may be faxed to (717) 248-3481 or sent to The Sentinel, 352 Sixth Street, Lewistown, PA 17044. Items ...