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Religion

Religion briefs

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 ...

Putting faith into action a passion for local volunteers

From The Fuller Center A 17-member group led by long-time volunteers Barry and Amy Stuck recently had the opportunity to practice what their church, the Bunkertown Brethren Church, loves to preach — putting faith into action. The Stucks led a group of 40 congregants and community members ...

Musings from the mountains

Good morning, dear friends! What a good night of sleep I enjoyed. Another precious memory made in the family. God is good to me. His love is lavish! His faithfulness encourages me and reminds me that all good things come from His hand. I know I did nothing deserving. Last evening, our family ...

A view from above

It can quickly become confusing. If you and I try to make Revelation 11:14-19 fit into a neat, linear, chronological sequence, it won’t work. Although it occurs in the middle of the book, this text points to events to be explained more fully at the end of the book. Yet these are not separate ...

Sisters’ online memories open window to history, their lives

GREENSBURG (AP) — Sister Francis Louise Honeychuck helped her mother clean a casket factory in Scottdale and watched over the two youngest of her five siblings after her father died in the 1918 flu pandemic, just before she turned 4. “I recall picking up oodles of straight pins off the ...

Mormon president: church leaders speak ‘truth’

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints urged members Saturday to listen to the faith’s leaders when they seek “pure truth” and expressed gratitude for those who have followed church guidance during the pandemic, which has been to get ...