Special services

October 29, 2006

Beaver Creek Christian Church, the Beaver Creeky Quilters are holding a raffle of their recently-completed log cabin quilt at the church's harvest festival today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Proceeds from the raffle will benefit breast cancer awareness. Tickets for the raffle are $1 each or six for $5.

To obtain tickets, call the church at 301-797-6586.

Ebenezer AME Church, 40 W. Bethel St., Hagerstown, a Philly steak and cheese sub sale to benefit the annual Men's Day will be this Sunday at 1 p.m.

The sub comes with chips and a soda for a cost of $4.

Antrim Brethren in Christ Church, 24 Kauffman Road, Chambersburg, Pa., fall revival with Tom Harmon will begin this Sunday at 8 and 10:30 a.m. with prayer at 5:30 p.m. and a service at 6:30 p.m.

Revival will continue through Nov. 1 at 7 nightly with a healing service on the final night.


First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown, a four-part video series entitled Fundamentalism and Violence will begin Oct. 30 at 7 p.m.

Participants will view the videos presented by Karen Armstrong, Susannah Heschel, the Rev. Jim Wallis and Imam Feisal Abdul Raul and then break into small discussion groups.

Led by Phil Poffenberger, retired school guidance counselor, the programs will conclude with refreshments.

New Day Ministries, North Church Street, Middletown, Md., Aglow International Community Lighthouse of Middletown Valley will meet Nov. 2 at 7 p.m.

Dina Skinner will be guest speaker.

Shepherdstown (W.Va.) Train Station, the Faith Forum series on world religions will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. This week, Christianity will be explored. There will also be a wrapup of the series.

The Shepherdstown Lutheran Parish is sponsoring this series which will continue on six consecutive Thursdays through Nov. 2.

For information on this series call 304-876-6771 or 304-876-1444.

Central Presbyterian Church of Chambersburg, Pa., the 60th annual pork and sauerkraut dinner, bake sale and bazaar will be Nov. 3 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and again from 4 to 7 p.m.

Christmas crafts, tree ornaments, wreaths and other items will also be available.

Tickets for adults cost $7, children 6 to 11 years old tickets cost $3.50, and for children 5 and younger free.

For tickets, call 717-264-4113 or 717-369-2550.

Takeout is available. Call by 3 p.m. Tuesday to place order for your takeout or business delivery.

Church of the Holy Trinity, 1708 Oak Ridge Drive, Hagerstown, a World Community Day "Signs of Healing" service will be held Nov. 3 at noon.

Sponsored by Church Women United and open to all women, the event will feature Koki Faridi speaking on the Muslim faith.

For lunch reservations, send $6 check to CWU treasurer, 16125 Cloverton Lane, Williamsport, MD 21795.

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Lappans Road, Boonsboro, the fall bazaar will be Nov. 4 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parish hall.

There will be cakes, pies, brownies, cup cakes, candy, jellies and cookies.

Maugansville Bible Brethren Church, 17904 Binkley Ave., revival services with the Encounter Revival Ministries beginning Nov. 5 at 9:30 and 10:40 a.m. and nightly at 7 through Nov. 8.

There will be special music, dramas and puppet presentations.

Call 301-791-8101 for information.

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