Remembrances and services scheduled to honor Sept. 11 victims

September 10, 2002
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There will be choir music from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Memorial Grounds on Bentz Street.

  • Dinner, services. War Memorial Park in Martinsburg, W.Va., 6 p.m. A community dinner hosted by the United Methodist churches will be followed at 7 by a service of remembrance and hope.

  • Remembrance. Antrim Brethren in Christ Church, Chambersburg, Pa. A service of remembrance and hope will be held at 7 p.m. The service will feature recorded testimonials and an honoring of community service heroes who risk their lives every day.

  • Remembrance. The Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church will hold a Community Remembrance Service at 7 p.m. Music, prayer, a message of hope, and recognition for our local firefighters will be included in this multimedia presentation.

  • Memorial service. First Baptist Church, Hagerstown. A special memorial service in remembrance of the loss of life on Sept. 11 will begin at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary.

  • Remembrance. Marlowe (W.Va.) Assembly of God. A special remembrance service will be held at 7 p.m. to honor heroes and those who lost their lives.

  • Commemorative service. Washington Square United Methodist Church, Hagerstown. One Nation Under God will be the theme of the special commemorative service at 7 p.m. Police officers, firefighters and other public servants will be recognized for their contributions to the community.

  • Memorial service. A Community Memorial Service will be held at Elks Memorial in Memorial Park, Waynesboro, Pa., from noon to 1 p.m. Organized by American Legion Post 15, VFW Post 695 and Elks Lodge of Waynesboro. For information, call the Waynesboro Chamber of Commerce at 1-717-762-7123.

  • Remembrance. There will be a service of remembrance at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church of Greencastle, 45 N. Washington St., Greencastle, Pa. The service will include hymns, prayers, music by Stacy and Lisa Crawford and a message by Col. Roy Horton, a retired U.S. Air Force officer. For more information, call 717-597-7314.

  • Remembrance. The Greencastle Presbyterian Church, 57 W. Baltimore St., Greencastle, Pa., will open its doors at 8 a.m. for a day of prayer, meditation and remembrance. Special music will be offered at 7 p.m. The Rev. Ann P. Straight will lead the worship service at 7:30. The service will conclude with a candle-lighting ceremony. For more information, call 1-717-597-8333.

  • Service. Church of Christ at Hagerstown, 10014 White Hall Road, Hagerstown. A special service honoring heroes will begin at 7 p.m.

  • Remembrance. Maranatha Brethren Church, 19835 Scott Hill Drive, Hagerstown. An evening of remembrance and honor will begin at 7 p.m.

  • Remembrance. Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. In Remembrance: A Service of Healing and Hope at 7 p.m.

  • Memorial service. Long Meadow Fire Hall, 19307 Longmeadow Road, Hagerstown. A memorial and prayer service will begin at 7:15 p.m.

  • Prayer gathering. John Wesley United Methodist Church, 131 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. The doors will be open from 8 a.m. to noon for silent prayer and reflection. Silent communion will be available.

  • Vigil. St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Lappans Road, near Hagerstown. The church will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. for a daylong vigil. The bells will be rung marking the time of the collapse of the World Trade Center buildings. Services will be held at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.

  • Prayer vigil. Unity Church of Frederick, 1 W. Ninth St., Frederick, Md. World Day of Prayer will coincide this year with the anniversary of 9/11. A prayer service at 7:30 a.m. will be followed by a prayer vigil throughout the day. At noon, there will be a silent Unity service, followed at 12:30 p.m. by a multimedia presentation prepared by the fire, police, rescue and clergy who have been working at the World Trade Center site. A 7:30 p.m. prayer memorial will close the day's services.

  • Remembrance. Salem Reformed Church, 13182 Salem Church Road, Hagerstown. A special service of remembrance will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the sanctuary.

  • Parade. Remembrance Day Parade, sponsored by the First Hose Co. of Boonsboro, will begin at 6:30 p.m. The parade route will start at Boonsboro High School where the line-up will begin at 5:30 p.m. For information call Vernon Brown at 301-432-4772.

  • n Remembrance. On Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., people from Clear Spring area churches will gather in the sanctuary of Saint John's United Church of Christ at E. Cumberland and Mill Streets in Clear Spring for a Service of Prayer and Remembrance. The Saint John's sanctuary will be open throughout the day, beginning at 8 a.m., for solitary prayer and reflection. A tolling bell at 8:48 a.m. will remind the community of the events of Sept. 11, 2001.

  • Prayer service. St. John's Episcopal Church, 101 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown, will hold a service prayer, music and readings at noon to commemorate the first anniversary of the terrorist attacks.

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