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.


Parkview Church bake sale held Oct. 19

LEWISTOWN — A combined bake sale, yard sale and Chinese auction will be held 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at Parkview Church of the Brethren, Parcheytown Road in the church pavilion. The event will be held rain or shine.

Schrader UMC to host special speakers

REEDSVILLE — Schrader United Methodist Church speakers during its 8:30 a.m. Sunday services.

¯Oct. 20 — Teresa Ellinger

¯Oct. 27 — Bradley Kauffman

Church to host revival services Oct. 20

McALISTERVILLLE — Bunkertown Church of the Brethren will hold fall revival services beginning at 9 a.m. Sunday with guest speaker Daniel Shayesteh.

An evening service begins at 6 p.m. with Shayesteh speaking and music by Mercy Run.

First Baptist offers movie and a meal

MIFFLINTOWN — First Baptist Church — Family Ministry Center on Route 35, will offer a free family movie and meal night at 5 p.m. Sunday. Meal begins at 5 p.m. and includes sloppy joes, cheesy potatoes, salad, dessert and a beverage. The movie will be “Breakthrough,” will follow the meal. Dress casual and bring a lawn chair if desired. All are welcome.

Homecoming service to feature music, lunch

LEWISTOWN — Grove Memorial United Methodist Church will hold a homecoming at 9:45 a.m. Sunday. There will be a musical program by the Buffalo Mountain Bluegrass followed by a fellowship luncheon.

Bible lessons offered during Fall Fest

LEWISTOWN — Maitland Church of the Brethren, 315 Crossover Dr., Lewistown, will host a Fall Festival from 1 to 4 p.m., Sunday. There will be hayrides, games, fall activities, a pumpkin slingshot, fall snacks and Bible lessons.

There will be indoor and outdoor activities for youth and families. Event held rain or shine.

Event to feature

special speaker

BURNHAM — Central Pennsylvania World Hunger Association will hold the 46th Annual Meat Canning Kickoff meeting at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Burnham Church of the Brethren, 541 E. Freedom Ave., Burnham.

There will be a meal, short business meeting with the affirming of new directors and a speaker from the Mennonite Central Committee.

Attendees are asked to RSVP by Oct. 21 to Jesse Diem at (717) 463-3792, Ben Stoltzfus at (814) 625-2430, or Rick Esh at (717) 667-2643. A free will offering will be taken to help with meal.

Windy Hill to host hymn sing

BURNHAM –Windy Hill Bible Church, 22 Windmill Hill Road, will host its monthly hymn sing at 6 p.m. Oct. 27 followed by snacks and fellowship.

Church to host

reformation recital

LEWISTOWN ä St. John’s Lutheran Church, Lewistown will host the 29th annual Reformation Recital will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, with the prelude at 2:45 p.m.

Beavertown hosts

revival services

BEAVERTOWN — Beavertown God’s Missionary Church will hold revival services Oct. 29 to Nov. 3.

The Rev. David Spivey, of Galax, Virginia will preach and there will be gospel music by the Benjamin McDowell Family from Hobe Sound, Florida.

Services are 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and at 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday. All services are live-streamed at www.beavertownchurch.com.

Beavertown Church is located just off of route 522 between Middleburg and Beavertown at 1653 Creek Road, Beavertown, PA 17813.

For more information, call (570) 658-2422.

Assembly to host

annual Fall Festival

LEWISTOWN ä Lewistown Assembly of God will hold a community outreach for all ages 6:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31 at William Penn Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. The event is sponsored by William Penn and Lewistown Assembly of God. The church will also sponsor its Annual Fall Festival 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31 at William Penn.

Turkey dinner to

benefit homeless

REEDSVILLE — Church Hill United Methodist Church, 199 Woodland Circle, Reedsville, will host a turkey dinner Nov. 2 from 4 to 6 p.m., or until sold out. The dinner is by donation and all are welcome to come. Proceeds from the meal will benefit Mifflin County School District’s Homeless Children fund. Takeout is available.

Calvary church hosts Fall Festival

LEWISTOWN — Calvary Bible Church will be hosting a Fall Festival 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 2 in the Family Life Center on Nov. 2. There will be games, activities and a free lunch that includes, soups, hot dogs and more. For information, call (717) 248-5409.

Pine Glen Church to offer prayer session

LEWISTOWN — Pine Glen Alliance Church will hold a Grief Share session to help those dealing with the loss of a loved one during the holidays. The session will offer support and encouragement during the holidays.

The event will he held 2 to 5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 2 at Pine Glen Alliance Church, 1058 state Route 103 N., Lewistown.

Milroy UMC to host yard and bake sale

MILROY — Milroy United Methodist Church, 91 S. Main St., Milroy, will host a yard and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 9.

Bunkertown church to host concert

McALISTERVILLE — Gold City will perform at Bunkertown Church at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9. A free will offering will be taken the night o. the concert. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Annual ministry

concert held

McALISTERVILLE ä Jeremy Goodling hosting his annual ministry concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10 at Bunkertown Brethren Church near McAlisterville. Goodling, who has been singing gospel music throughout Central Pennsylvania for nearly 30 years, will be joined by his daughters, The Goodling Girls and Carlisle gospel singer Randy Simpson. The concert is free to the public. A love offering will be taken. For more information, call (717) 463-2063 or visit www.jeremygoodling.com.

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.


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