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 should arrive to The Sentinel by Wednesday afternoon for publication in the Saturday edition. Submissions will be published as space allows. The editor reserves the right to edit all submissions.


Music offered during evening service

McALISTERVILLE — The Needham’s will be singing during the 6 p.m. service at Stony Run Mission on Sunday.

Outdoor gospel

concert in Middleburg

MIDDLEBURG — Two music groups will perform during an outdoor gospel music concert on Sunday at St. Paul’s (Erdley’s) Lutheran Church, 2337 Erdley Church Road, Middleburg. Mended Heart will perform at 2 p.m. and Wehry Family will perform at 4 p.m.

The event will be held outside in the picnic grove. Attendees are asked to bring a lawn chair and a nonperishable food item to be donated to a local food bank. Refreshments will be served. In case of inclement weather, the concert will be held inside. Call (570) 374-5535 for more information.

Summer music

offered during service

YEAGERTOWN — Yeagertown United Methodist Church will hold the following summer music performances at 9:15 a.m. during Sunday services:

¯June 3 — Bob Ritchey

¯June 10 — Randall Stahl on trumpet

¯June 17 — Marti Davis on flute

¯June 24 — Keith Beasley-Topliffe

¯July 1 — Gwen Stimely and Ken Shefranko on banjo, guitar, and tuba

¯July 8 — Jane Piper

¯July 15 — Duane Rhodes and Tim Dunmire

¯July 22 — Tim Matthews

¯July 29 — Gracie Civitts

¯Aug. 5 — Rick Alderton

¯Aug. 12 – Anna Rowles

¯Aug. 19 – Miranda Shoop

¯Aug. 26 – Abby Traxler

Speaker to talk on

addiction, compassion

LEWISTOWN — At 6:30 p.m. Wednesday evenings in June, Ashley High will be the special speaker at First Baptist Church, Lewistown.

She will addressing the subject, “Compassion for the addict and their family.” This will be a helpful program for all who seek to help those affected by addiction.

A question and answer time will follow the presentation. Visitors are welcome to be part of the weekly program. There will be a separate children’s program for ages 6 to 11 held 6:30 to 8 p.m., which will be directed by Kathy Stump and assistants.

Fundraiser benefits church mission trip

REEDSVILLE — Church Hill United Methodist Church, located at 199 Woodland Circle, Reedsville, will have a yard sale at 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 9 at the church. All are welcome. Proceeds benefit the church missions.

Gospel jubilee brings special singers

MOUNT UNION — The Tabernacle Church of God in Christ, at 202 W. Walnut St., Mount Union, will host a Gospel Jubilee from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. June 9. Food will be sold at the event. Special singers and speakers will include the Rev. Julia Piper, the Rev. Ricardo Huffman, Tom Morder, Herb and Marjie Kidd, Pastor Ramon Morgan, Erica Wilson, Paul Zook, Rebekah Harrick, Gethsemanetts, Mount Union Bethel A.M.E. singers, Payne Church singers, Potters Band and Robert Toomey. There is no charge. Participants are asked to bring a lawn chair.

Children’s service

offered next weekend

McALISTERVILLE — A Children’s Day service will be held at 10:15 a.m. June 10 at Stony Run Mission with Don Townsend.

Free movie night at Reedsville UMC

REEDSVILLE — Reedsville United Methodist Church will hold a free movie night at 6:30 p.m. June 10. The film, “A Question of Faith,” will be shown. Refreshments will be served.

Summer art camp features five classes

MIFFLINTOWN — Lost Creek Mennonite Church, Mifflintown is hosting Summer Art Camp from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. June 18 to 20. Five art classes are available for children through adults. Limited seating is available.

For more information, visit www.LostCreekMennoniteChurch.org and preregister for each class by June 11.

Father’s Day service in McAlisterville

McALISTERVILLE — A combined Father’s Day service will be held at 9:15 a.m. June 17 at Stony Run Mission with Nancy Ely sharing. There will be no evening service.

Summer day camp scheduled

MIFFLINTOWN — A summer day camp, sponsored by Centre Lutheran Church, Mifflintown, in partnership with Camp Mount Luther, will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 18 to 22 at the church.

Youth who recently completed kindergarten through sixth grades are invited to experience outdoor ministries close to home. Staff at Camp Mount Luther and volunteers from the congregation will be on hand to bring fun, fellowship and the love of God through a day camp program. The program includes games, sports, Bible study, singing crafts and worship.

For more information and to register, call (717) 436-8916. Preregistration is requested by June 13. A fee of $10 is due with registration. Financial Aid is available.

Gospel group to

perform in Burnham

BURNHAM — Windy Hill Bible Church will host Remington Ryde Gospel Group at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. June 24.

Stony Run to move service location

McALISTERVILLE — Stony Run Mission will hold its evening service at 6 p.m. July 29 at Evendale Ball Field with Nottingham Four. Attendees are asked to bring a lawn chair. Services will be held at the church if it rains.

Correspondence course offered

LEWISTOWN — World Bible School correspondence courses will be offered through Lewistown Church of Christ. Anyone interested may email lewistowncoc@gmail.com, or write 301 South Pine St., Lewistown.

Local pastors invited to submit messages

LEWISTOWN — The Sentinel invites area religious leaders to submit columns for “Professions of Faith” in the Sentinel’s weekly religion section. Interested individuals may contact Erin Thompson at ethompson@lewistownsentinel.com or (717) 248-6741, ext. 117. Sermons should be limited to 1,000 words; exceptions may be made at the editor’s discretion.