Religion

Supporting seniors

MIFFLINTOWN — Pastor Gary Krabill is on a mission. He wants to unite the more than 60 churches in Juniata County for a common goal — to reach unchurched seniors. Krabill has formed a board made up of local pastors and community members to organize the Juniata County Golden Years ...

Recognize blasphemy

Work out your own salvation with fear and trembling. Philippians 2:12b In the last three articles I suggested that the salvation of man is a work accomplished by God from beginning to end. I’m sure there are people asking the question, “but what about man, what about his part in the ...

An empty tomb

Editor’s note: This is the second installment of a two-part sermon by the Rev. Dr. James Barnes. The first part was published in the April 27 edition of The Sentinel. They were ministering to him. Only the angels and these women ministered to Christ. The Bible never says the disciples ...

Religion calendar

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Easter greetings

Photo submitted by Pete Wilson This photo, taken around 6 p.m. on Easter on Ninth Avenue, Burnham, shows what appears to be a cross in the clouds.

An empty tomb Part I

All four of the gospels tell the resurrection story; all four tell of his crucifixion; all four follow up with his resurrection and each writer brings to the story unique elements and features. If one reads all four accounts they will find a powerful and magnificent blending of this great ...

God must receive credit for salvation

And you He made alive who were dead in trespasses and sins. Ephesians 2:1 If the natural man cannot accept spiritual things because he does not have the ability to understand or respond, then how is a person born again? Jeremiah 24:7 gives us some insight into the situation, “Then I ...

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 ...

Blasphemy will not be forgiven

For us to understand the need for the Holy Spirit to bring people to salvation and then sanctification, we must consider the true state of man before we are born again from above. The condition of everyone as we come from the womb is a condition of being spiritually dead and unable to respond ...