Religion

Promise of hope

Editor’s note: This is the second installment of a two-part sermon by the Rev. Dr. James Barnes. The first part published in the Sept. 1 edition of The Sentinel. When someone falls away it is because they were never really of us. But the statement in our text is not about standing on the ...

Fall in line part VI: Get behind me, Satan

Editor’s note: This is the final installment of a six-part series by Lyndon Stimeling. Mark 8:33 If we believe the word of God, then we must agree that Satan has been given power by God. Satan was created by God and given that power to serve Him and glorify Him with the goodness he was ...

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Fall in line

I would like to look a little closer at the work of Satan and the broad spectrum of his reach and influence. Although Satan is limited in power and authority, he is still referred to as “the god of this world,” John 8:44. Satan can only be present at one place at a time, but his evil ...

Prayer for Mifflin County

Father in heaven sanctified is your name. In the holy name of Jesus I pray shalom over the people of Mifflin County and their churches. I pray that the spirit of hopelessness will flee and be replaced by the spirit of adoption. Father I ask you to give those who believe in your son, eyes to ...

Church changes service times

LEWISTOWN — Highland Park Presbyterian Church has changed its service and Sunday school times. Moving forward, Sunday school will begin at 9:45 a.m. and worship will be held at 10:30 a.m.

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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 ...

A festive afternoon

Sentinel photo by TIM SHUMAKER Amanda Sechrist, right, of McVeytown, paints a butterfly on Mount Union resident, Jonayah Welsh’s leg, Saturday at First Assembly of God Church’s Church Festival. Music, food, vendors, Bible stories and crafts were available for the event.

Fall in line

Jesus said, “All authority has been to Me in heaven and on earth,” Matthew 28:18. So how does this fit with the idea that Satan is considered to be a powerful being, he is even the center of worship by some cults. Some people have chosen to give their allegiance to this evil being for some ...

Lewistown CMA welcomes Miller

LEWISTOWN — Pastor Bill Miller traveled a great distance to work with youth in Mifflin County. Originally from northwest Ohio, Miller moved to Lewistown in June from Qingdao, China, where he taught Bible classes studies to high school students. He is now serving as the new pastor of ...