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 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.


Schrader church to host speakers

REEDSVILLE — Schrader United Methodist Church will host Bradley Kauffman as a special speaker during its 8:30 a.m. service on May 30.

West Kish to honor vets during service

BELLEVILLE — West Kish Presbyterian Church in Belleville will hold a church service to honor veterans and family members at 11 a.m. May 30. Ted Carothers will be conducting the service.

Regular services held outdoors

LEWISTOWN — Pine Glen Church of the Brethren, 61 Pine Glen Road, will hold its regular Sunday services outdoors at the adjacent pavision and prayer garden during the month of June.

A light breakfast will be served prior to the 9:30 a.m. services. Special music will be part of the worship service. Everyone is invited. Attendees may bring a lawn chair.

The schedule is as follows:

¯8:30 a.m., June 6 — Breakfast (muffins, fresh fruit salad, coffee and tea). Special music will be Bob Ritchey.

¯8:30 a.m., June 13 — Breakfast (cinnamon rolls with icing, fruit salad, coffee and tea). Special music will be Rich Burns.

¯8:30 a.m., June 20 — Breakfast (frozen fruit salad, pastries, coffee and tea). Special music will be Erica Wilson.

¯June 27 — Church Picnic following the services. Special music by Tonya Stoner and Jill Miller. The IHS class will host the picnic.

Church hosts

outdoor concert

BEAVERTOWN — Beavertown United Methodist Church, 128 N. Orange St., Beavertown, will hold an outdoor concert by the Fuller Family Singers at 6 pm., Sunday, June 13, 2021, under the pavilion. Light refreshments follow the concert.

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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