Religion

Love all people

What America needs is more love, not hate. A lot of people do not believe in God and Jesus, but for the people who do, bless you. In the eyes of God, we are all equal people. I know some have more education than others. Everyone cannot have the same field of education, it takes all skilled ...

Religion calendar

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Church president dies at 90

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Thomas S. Monson, considered a prophet by nearly 16 million Mormons worldwide, has died at the age of 90 after a nearly a decade as church president. He expanded the church’s reach and its transparency and was known for promoting humanitarian causes despite leading a ...

The Lord has come

Sentinel photos by BUFFIE BOYER Billboards designed by Sacred Heart School students Danielle Warfel and Pia Patel, can be seen in the Lewistown area. The displays are sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.

Live for God’s glory

What church did Joseph and Mary belong to? Some dare to suggest that they were Assembly of God because Mary sang in the spirit. Some believe they were Methodists because they were such warm-hearted believers. Some contend they were Roman Catholic because Joseph and Mary were obedient to all ...

Christmas Eve services

The following events are scheduled to be held Sunday: 8:30 a.m. — Wagner United Methodist Church, McClure. 9 a.m. — St. John’s Lutheran Church, 120 N. Main St., Lewistown. Family service at 7 p.m.; candlelight and communion service at 11 a.m. 9:15 a.m. — “The Colors of ...

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 ...

Away in a manger

Photo submitted by VALERIE REED Second grade students Jocelyn Hays, left, and Jaxx Rogers portray Mary and Joseph to illustrate the Christmas story of Jesus’ birth for the elementary Chapel program, Friday at Belleville Mennonite School.

Peace Light shines in Lewistown

LEWISTOWN — A flame originating in Bethlehem has found its way to Mifflin County. Rev. Helen Kester, of Highland Park Presbyterian and West Kish Presbyterian churches, acquired the Peace Light from her synod in Camp Hill. “We used the flame to light our advent candle last Sunday ...

Seeing and loving Jesus

Editor’s note: This is the second installment of a two-part series by the Rev. Dr. James Barnes. The first writing appeared in the Saturday, Dec. 9, edition of The Sentinel. ¯¯¯ Judas is the greatest tragedy in human history because of the opportunity that he squandered. Because he ...