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Bless all of creation

Sentinel photo by MATT STRICKER Yeagertown United Methodist Church Pastor Carol Beasley-Topliffe, left, blesses Shih Tzus Zoey and Brody, both owned by Lucretia, center and Stephen Solomon, of Lewistown, during the Blessing of the Animals service held Sunday at Kish Park in Burnham.

Of pigs and pursuits

A cat stopped by the other day. Within an hour or two of the stopping it had consumed milk, eaten food, and acquired the name “Buddy” from 6-year-old Allyson. I could hardly have been more thrilled. A little neighborhood research revealed that Buddy had formal attachment to the basement ...

Local summer camps to begin in June

The East Kishacoquillas Presbyterian Church’s annual summer camping schedule is as follows: Art camp will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m June 11 to 15. Older children will learn about five different artists and complete activities in the style of those artists. Younger children will learn about ...

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 ...

Vacation Bible School

¯“Ship Wrecked, God Rescues Us” is the theme for Vacation Bible School at the Yeagertown United Methodist church from Sunday, June 10 to Thursday, June 14. The program runs 6 to 8:30 p.m. and includes music, games, lesson time, crafts and snacks. Parents and friends are invited to the ...

Back to basics

At one time in my ministry, I had over 1,500 books in my own personal library, not counting journals, magazines, pamphlets, and small paperback books. Since I was 26 years old I have attempted to read a book every three weeks. But out of all those books I possessed, over a hundred of them ...

Local group seeks prayers

McALISTERVILLE — Fayette Township will be voting on whether to allow the sale of alcoholic beverages after more than a century of remaining dry. The Juniata County Woman’s Christian Temperance Union encourages all residents of the township to vote after considering the issue prayerfully, ...

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 ...

Speaking on sacrifice

McCLURE — Nothing emulates God’s love like the sacrifice Jesus made on the cross, says Dr. Jose Acosta, a pulmonologist with Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Acosta, of Boalsburg, spoke to the congregation at Mount Bethel Church of McClure about the physical death of Jesus Christ from a ...