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.


Church to host special speakers

REEDSVILLE — Schrader United Methodist Church will host the following special speakers during its services:

¯ Sept. 19 — Bernard Carpenter

¯ Sept. 26 — Mike Bailey

Church to host upcoming events

BELLEVILLE — Watts Memorial United Methodist Church, at the corner of Walnut and Greet streets, will host the following events at its 9 a.m. worship services with Pastor Steve Swigart:

¯ Sept 19: 5-7 p.m., Buffalo Mountain Bluegrass Concert for the community on church lawn with refreshments.

Ministry to support single moms

BELLEVILLE — The Mifflin County Single Moms Care and Support Group will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the second and fourth Fridays at New Life Church Cafe, 101 Beech St., Burnham from Sept. 10, 2021 to May 27, 2022.

Dinner is served from 6:30 to 7 p.m. for mothers and children. Child care runs from 7 to 8 p.m. while mothers meet in a group. For more information, call or text Ann at (717) 437-4946.

Church to host upcoming events

McALISTERVILLE — Stony Run Mission Church, 2825 Evendale Hill Road, will host the following events:

¯ Sept. 26 — The 11th annual Tractor Ride Service, “Riding on Faith,” will be held at Basom Memorial Park in Richfield. Jeremy Goodling will be sharing in the church service at 10 a.m. Lunch will be at 11:30 a.m and the tractor ride will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Rain date is Oct. 3.

¯ Oct. 17-20 — Fall revival services with Billy Huddleston will be held. Sunday services will be at 9:15 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday will be at 7 p.m. each evening.

Church to share ministry

MIFFLINTOWN — William and Natalie Taylor of Continental Baptist Missions will share about their ministry of church planting with the Dockertys in Cleveland, Ohio during 8 and 10:30 a.m. services on Sept. 19 at First Baptist Church of Mifflintown. William will also be preaching during the morning service. First Baptist is located on Route 35, one mile North of Mifflintown.

3 Heath Brothers to perform

McALISTERVILLE — The 3 Heath Brothers, (3heathbrothers.com), will be perform at the Bunkertown Brethren Church, 52 Bunkertown Road, McAlisterville at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23. A free will offering will be taken.

UMC to host


BEAVERTOWN — Woody Wolfe of Heart to Hand Ministry will host a concert at 6 p.m. Sept. 26 at United Methodist Church, 128 N. Orange St., Beavertown. Refreshments will follow concert. Weather permitting concert will be held outside.

Quartet to perform in McAlisterville

McALISTERVILLE — Soul’d Out Quartet perform at Bunkertown Brethren Church at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8. A free will offering will be taken the night of the concert.

Reedsville UMC to host movie night

REEDSVILLE — The movie “I still Believe,” about singer Jeremy Camp, will be shown at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 10 at Reedsville United Methodist Church, 60 E. Logan St. Refreshments will be served.

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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