Religion

Published on September 22, 2018 - Page 13
LANCASTER (AP) — Torah Bontrager says she was about 13 when she read about Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad. The story of the former...
Published on September 15, 2018 - Page 13
Wesley’s Rally Day Sunday morning BLOOMSBURG — Wesley United Methodist Church will celebrate Rally Day at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with a special worship...
Published on September 15, 2018 - Page 13
TODAY Simulcast, NC Church, 20 Kachinka Hollow Road, Briar Creek Township, 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Beth Moore, fee, www.ncchurchhome.com or ncwomen...
Published on September 8, 2018 - Page 11
TODAY Concert, Salvation Army, 320 W. Second St., Berwick, 7-8:30 p.m., Michael Harris, 405-921-0371. Ham and turkey supper, St. Peter’s Lutheran/...
Published on September 8, 2018 - Page 11
Synagogue marks Jewish New Year BLOOMSBURG — Members of Beth Israel Congregation will welcome Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, this Sunday and...
Published on September 1, 2018 - Page 25
Service slated at Old Stone Church BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A church service is planned at the historic Old Stone Church at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16. The...
Published on September 1, 2018 - Page 25
TODAY Chicken waffle supper, Kulp UMC, 1395 Old Reading Road, Roaring Creek Township, 4-7 p.m., bake sale. Homecoming picnic, St. Mary’s Catholic...
Published on August 25, 2018 - Page 10
Concert slated at Cornerstone NESCOPECK TWP. — Voices of Zambia will be in concert at Cornerstone Bible Church at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5. The...
Published on August 25, 2018 - Page 10
TODAY Church yard sale, St. Peter’s UCC, Blue Church and Airport roads, Paxinos, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., lunch available 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.,...
Published on August 18, 2018 - Page 21
TODAY Festival, Katy’s Church, 440 Katys Church Road, Madison Township, 3-7 p.m., home-cooked food, basket raffle, entertainment: Jerseytown Pickers...
Published on August 18, 2018 - Page 21
Flood cancels Concert in Park BENTON — The Concert in the Park planned for Sunday has been canceled due to the recent flooding. Clothing giveaway...
Published on August 11, 2018 - Page 21
Concert slated at Benton Park BENTON — The 10th Annual Concert in the Park is planned at Benton Community Park on Sunday, Aug. 19. Raven Creek will...
Published on August 11, 2018 - Page 21
TODAY Rosary rally, Ss. Cyril and Methodius Ukrainian Catholic Church, 706 N. Warren St., Berwick, noon, rain or shine, bring a chair. Ice cream...
Published on August 4, 2018 - Page 24
Musical Talleys to lead worship BERWICK — The Musical Talleys will be leading music Sunday at Berwick Bible Church. The Talleys will be ministering...
Published on August 4, 2018 - Page 24
TODAY Church picnic, Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, Route 42, Slabtown, 6-11 p.m., entertainment: The ‘60s Boys. Obon lantern ceremony, Endless...
Published on July 28, 2018 - Page 22
TODAY Meeting, Spirit Life Church, 1338 Old Berwick Road, Bloomsburg, 10 a.m., Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International, the Rev. Stephen...
Published on July 28, 2018 - Page 22
Red Rock Reunion slated in Berwick BERWICK — Berwick Bible Church will be hosting a Red Rock Reunion on Saturday, Aug. 4, starting at 1 p.m. The...
Published on July 21, 2018 - Page 9
Bible school set at Cornerstone NESCOPECK TWP. — Cornerstone Bible Church will have its vacation Bible school from 6-8:30 p.m. Monday, July 30,...
Published on July 21, 2018 - Page 9
TODAY Ice cream festival, Waller Memorial Hall, Waller Road, 4-7 p.m., soup, sandwiches and desserts, benefits Waller United Methodist Women....
Published on July 14, 2018 - Page 22
TODAY Ice cream festival, Strawberry Ridge Church, 850 Cardinal Road, Danville, 4-7 p.m., free entertainment, food available. Rosary rally, Ss....
Published on July 14, 2018 - Page 22
More details about 150th campmeeting HUNTINGTON TWP. —Five different evangelists will preach during the two-week period of campmeeting this year at...
Published on July 14, 2018 - Page 22
SCRANTON — Until about two weeks ago, Bill Mentz was a full-time liturgy director for the Roman Catholic Church. Now the 32-year-old from Dunmore is...
Published on July 7, 2018 - Page 21
Rosary rally set in Berwick BERWICK — The 2018 Public Rosary Rally is planned at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Ukrainian Catholic Church at noon Saturday...
Published on July 7, 2018 - Page 21
TODAY Ice cream festival, St. James UCC, 433 Zaners Bridge Road, Bendertown, 4 p.m. SUNDAY Independence Day celebration, Valley Community Church,...
Published on July 1, 2018 - Page 14
NEW STANTON — Representatives from 13 area churches got tips recently on proper handling of guns in the event any of their congregations faces a...
Published on June 30, 2018 - Page 21
BLOOMSBURG — Wesley United Methodist Church will welcome a new pastor Sunday. The Rev. Mark F. Reisinger has been appointed to the church after...
Published on June 30, 2018 - Page 21
Priestley Chapel hosting musician, poet NORTHUMBERLAND — The Historic Joseph Priestley Memorial Chapel will host musician and poet Lester Hirsh for...
Published on June 30, 2018 - Page 21
TODAY Prayer breakfast, Morris Family Restaurant, 6035 Columbia Blvd., South Centre Township, 7:15 a.m. Saturday, June 30, Your Loving Choices...
Published on June 23, 2018 - Page 21
Patriotic service Sunday in Shick SHICKSHINNY — First United Methodist Church will have its 14th annual patriotic service at 11:15 a.m. Sunday....
Published on June 23, 2018 - Page 21
TODAY Meeting, Spirit Life Church, 1338 Old Berwick Road, Bloomsburg, 10 a.m., Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International, Marianna...
Published on June 16, 2018 - Page 22
TODAY 300 Club, Emmanuel UCC, Alberdeen Road, Dorrance Township, noon, entertainment: Mud Pond Boys and Jesse and Friends, silent auction, tickets:...
Published on June 16, 2018 - Page 22
$15G check given to Centralia church PHILADELPHIA — On June 10, a presentation from the Supreme Council of the Knights of Columbus was made during a...
Published on June 9, 2018 - Page 22
Luncheon to honor Bloom-area pastor BLOOMSBURG — The Rev. Audrey Brosious, pastor of Good Shepherd and Buckhorn United Methodist Churches, will be...
Published on June 9, 2018 - Page 22
TODAY Veterans meal, Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1314 Route 254, Greenwood Township, 11:30 a.m., speaker, reservations: 570-458-5870. Ice cream social...
Published on June 2, 2018 - Page 22
TODAY 5k run/walk, St. John’s Lutheran Church, Fifth and Race streets, Mifflinville, 9 a.m., check-in 7:30-8:45 a.m., fee, forms: www.neparunner.com...
Published on June 2, 2018 - Page 22
Weekly meal back at Wesley in Bloom BLOOMSBURG — After temporarily being held at St. Matthew Lutheran Church for six months, the weekly meal held...
Published on May 26, 2018 - Page 8
TODAY Meeting, Spirit Life Church, 1338 Old Berwick Road, Bloomsburg, 10 a.m., Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International, Richie Lewis...
Published on May 26, 2018 - Page 8
Berwick church calls new pastor BERWICK — Berwick Bible Church has called the Rev. T. Bradley Iverson as its new senior pastor. Iverson has been...
Published on May 19, 2018 - Page 24
Red Rock reunion planned in Berwick BERWICK — Berwick Bible will be hosting a Red Rock reunion at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4. People whose lives were...
Published on May 19, 2018 - Page 24
TODAY Smorgasbord, St. John Lutheran Church, 68 Gordner Church Road, Unityville, 4 p.m., turkey and ham, 570-584-4465. High tea, Shiloh UCC, 512...
Published on May 12, 2018 - Page 27
TODAY Yard sale, Buckhorn UMC, 94 Schoolhouse Road, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., church sale inside, community can setup outside for free, bring own tables and...
Published on May 12, 2018 - Page 27
‘Mayday’ Mondays at Victory Baptist BLOOMSBURG — Victory Baptist Church is hosting its second annual “Mayday” Monday Meetings this month. Services...
Published on May 5, 2018 - Page 22
Children’s carnival slated in Numidia NUMIDIA — A children’s carnival is planned from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at Valley Chemical Fire...
Published on May 5, 2018 - Page 22
TODAY Chicken barbecue, Zion UCC, 24 Church Road, Forks, homemade pies, takeout available, rain or shine, 570-683-5065. Craft and vendor fair, Good...
Published on April 28, 2018 - Page 25
Chalk artist coming to Good Shepherd BLOOMSBURG — Good Shepherd and Buckhorn United Methodist Churches will have a combined worship service at Good...
Published on April 28, 2018 - Page 25
TODAY Concert, St. John’s UCC, 416 Church Road, Wapwallopen, 6 p.m., “Music at Twilight” by Dwain Straight, reception, bring non-perishable food....
Published on April 22, 2018 - Page 9
This Easter, we at Highway Ministries, once again, distributed 380 Easter Bags to our trucker friends at the T/A in Buckhorn. This simple attempt to...
Published on April 21, 2018 - Page 22
Shabbat service planned Friday BLOOMSBURG — Congregation Beth Israel will be holding a Shabbat service this Friday night. The 6:30 meeting will be...
Published on April 21, 2018 - Page 22
TODAY Pig roast, Millville Christian Church, 245 E. Main St., 4:30 p.m. Roast beef dinner, St. James Lutheran Church, 827 E. County Road, Hobbie, 3...
Published on April 14, 2018 - Page 22
TODAY Rummage and food sale, First Presbyterian Church, Fourth and Market streets, Bloomsburg, 9-11 a.m., specialty glass, bag day. Women’s...