Religion

Let him speak as the oracles of God

Editor’s note: This is the eighth installment of a series by Lyndon Stimeling that will run each week. I Peter 4:11 We are going to continue our brief look at the background or context of I Peter 4:11. Peter, who was the author of this book, gave us an example in the book of Acts. In ...

Religion calendar

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New life begins in Christ

It is such a blessing to have friends who support us with love and prayers. Phone calls, a card in the mailbox, a smile, a touch, hearing one’s name called out in a greeting are a few of the ways that we let each other know we care. In this age of advancing technology, a lot of this has gone ...

Tea and fellowship

Sentinel photo by TABITHA GOODLING Judy Robinson pours tea for Barbara Partner and Linda Partner at Port Royal Lutheran Church’s annual Thanksgiving Tea. The tea is held annually as a way to join the community in fellowship and welcome in the holiday season.

Light the night

Sentinel photos by ERIN THOMPSON Watts Memorial Church and Rockville Fellowship held Light the Night on Wednesday, an annual event for children with games, food and more. The event was held at the former Union Elementary School. Above, Todd and Cathy Diehl work with grandchildren Joseph ...

Program spreads holiday cheer

LEWISTOWN — Operation Christmas Child, a program of Samaritan’s Purse, has delivered gifts to children in third-world countries for 25 years. The basic concept of Operation Christmas Child is this: an interested person packs gifts in a shoebox-size container, takes it to an established ...

Speak as the oracles of God

Editor’s note: This is the seventh installment of a series by Lyndon Stimeling that will run each week. I Peter 4:11 We have been looking at the topic of legalism and the many ways it reveals itself. Pastors who were after authority, power and honor put a lot of emphasize on I Peter ...

Barnes: A note to congregations

Editor’s note: This is the second installment of a two-part sermon by the Rev. Dr. James Barnes. The first part was published in the Oct. 27 edition of The Sentinel. In the Greek, it means to know them. It is not some secondhand knowledge, not some information passed down, but to know them ...

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 ...