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Religion

Take things one day at a time, living in God’s graces

But in the fourth generation they shall return here, for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet complete. Genesis 15:16 An old friend of mine once made the statement, “after three days, relatives and fish begin to stink.” It’s always nice to see our family, but after they are at our ...

McCoysville Presbyterian celebrates 220 years

McCOYSVILLE — McCoysville Presbyterian Church will be celebrating more than Reformation on Sunday, Oct. 31. The church will be celebrating 220 years of ministry with a worship service at 11 a.m. Attendees can take a tour through the church and check out the memorabilia at the open house ...

Southern Baptist panel to open legal records for abuse probe

The Associated Press A top committee of the Southern Baptist Convention agreed Tuesday to open up legally protected records to investigators who will look into how it handled, or mishandled, cases of sexual abuse within the nation’s largest Protestant denomination over the past two ...

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 ...

Faith groups aid Haitian migrants, denounce mistreatment

By The Associated Press Faith-based groups — many of them longtime advocates for a more welcoming immigration policy — have been scrambling to keep up with fast-paced developments in the Haitian migrant crisis, trying to assist those in need while assailing the harsh Border Patrol tactics ...

Turn the tide

“This is the day the Lord has made; We will rejoice and be glad in it.” Psalms 118:24 NKJV To “turn the tide” is to reverse the trend of events. Jesus is reversing the trend of events in Mifflin County. For far to long, the enemy has had his way. For far to long, the enemy has run ...