Religion

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 ...

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Divorce Care programs to kick off in Sept.

BELLEVILLE — Divorce Care 4 Kids is a student support program for kids ages 5 to 12 years old whose families are experiencing separation/divorce. At DC4K, kids are involved in activities, crafts, DVD dramas, music and games, all designed to help children deal with the emotions related to ...

Fall in line

We have been looking at Mark 8:33 where Jesus says to Peter, “Get behind Me, Satan.” We suggested that Jesus was also addressing Satan, who was using Peter to tempt the Lord. Did Jesus have the authority to tell Satan, fall in line behind Me, where you belong? If we would go into our ...

Grace UMC welcomes pastor

LEWISTOWN — Pastor Dick Williams has returned to Mifflin County after almost 50 years. Grace United Methodist Church, Logan Street, Lewistown, welcomed Williams just over a month ago. “I’ve felt tremendously welcomed during my first month here,” he said. “They have so much warmth, ...

Poor weather slowed progress, but didn’t dampen spirits

LEWISTOWN — While inclement weather meant that volunteers who participated in the third annual Week of Caring could only complete just over half of the possible jobs they set out to do, it didn’t dampen the spirits of the 73 volunteers who turned out to the event. “Overall, we were able ...

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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 ...

Fall in line

There are several interesting things to be noted in Mark 8:33. The word “when” immediately draws my attention; it refers to a specific time. Jesus had a purpose and a reason for waiting until He turned around and looked at His disciples. Is it possible that by doing this He was also ...

Vacation Bible School

Submitted photo Kids of all ages enjoyed Rolling River Rampage at Church Hill United Methodist Church in Reedsville. Shown are participants, Max Habbershon, Talon Hopple, Zander Lawson, Nevin Farley, Silas Riden, Austin Mannino, Aiden Newlan, Gage Rupert, Jaxon Parkes, Harper Sweitzer, Cooper ...