Religion

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

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Belleville churches gain pastor

BELLEVILLE — Two churches in Belleville are gaining — and sharing — a new pastor. West Kish Presbyterian of Belleville will hold an ordination service for Pastor Ela Robertson at 3 p.m. Sunday at West Kish Presbyterian Church, 3820 Main Street, Belleville. Robertson explained the ...

Holy trinity and Holy family

The Holy Family of Joseph, Mary and Jesus was the most perfect family and the only perfect family that ever lived on this planet earth. I acknowledge and admire those families who make every effort to imitate the Holy Family. I appreciate them and encourage them. If many families were to ...

‘Now make for us a king to judge us’ I Samuel 8:6

One of the questions that I was recently asked was about the Israelites asking for a king (monarch). Were they asking for a king in defiance of God’s clear commands? Were they in sin and rebellion, or was it the motive and desire that was wrong? What does the Bible have to say about this ...

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 ...

Sharing the gospel

YEAGERTOWN — Understanding and compassion has connected people in a town in Mexico with those who attend Centre Union Church in Yeagertown. Member Jim Steele has been part of Direct Christian Impact Ministries in Tizmin, Mexico for a number of years. Steele asked fellow church member ...

Abound in the work of the Lord

I read through I Corinthians 15:58-16:12. It sounded like a lot of busy details about Paul’s’ travels here and there. But if you take a second glance, you will find that it gives a perspective on serving the Lord. V.58 says, “Always abounding in the work of the Lord.” The word ...

Understanding Job helps us identify issues in personal lives

Speaking the truth in love. Ephesians 4:15 I would probably list Job as one of my favorite people in the Bible. Although he was a righteous person, he was still an imperfect human from the seed of Adam. I believe Job put a lot of effort into pleasing God and living a righteous life. He ...