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Religion: Speakers and Topics

January 14, 2011

Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren, 20402 Beaver Creek Road, Pastor Rachel Black will bring the message, Come and See and Follow Me, at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Church leaders will be commissioned. Marybelle Hose will be worship leader. Sunday school for all ages begins at 9 a.m. A carry-in meal and 2011 goal-setting will follow worship.

Benevola United Methodist Church, Boonsboro, Pastor John Dean will speak this Sunday at the 9 a.m. service on the topic, Take the Elevator. Heaven's Harmony will sing. Sunday school is at 10:15 a.m. Bible study is Wednesday at 7 p.m. and Thursday at 10 a.m.

Blair's Valley First Church of God, Sunday at 10:45 a.m., Pastor Bob Stone will speak on What's Mastering You? Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Evening communion service begins at 7 p.m. this Sunday. Wednesday Bible study at 7 p.m.

Broadfording Church of the Brethren Fellowship, 14010 Greencastle Pike, Pastor Len Smith will speak on the topic, What's a Christian?, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday. Bob Holsinger will be worship leader. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Smith will speak at the 6 p.m. praise and worship service on the topic, Reopening Wells. Pizza will be served.

Brownsville Church of the Brethren, this Sunday, Pastor Alan Smith will speak on Get Out of the Garbage this Sunday at the 8:30 a.m. contemporary service and 10:45 a.m. worship service. Worship leader will be Esther Kidwell. Children's activities are offered. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Calvary United Methodist Church, Martinsburg, W.Va., the Rev. Al Clipp will bring the meditation, Do You Point to Jesus?, at the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. services. Hispanic worship is also at 10:45 a.m. Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m.

Christ Community Church, 8916 Mapleville Road, Hagerstown, Pastor Rich Carr will share the message, Do You Still Love? at the 9:30 a.m. praise and worship service. Growth groups for all ages are at 11 a.m.

Christ Lutheran Church, Pastor Robert McIntyre will be preach on  John's Testimony, at the 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. services. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Christ's Reformed Church UCC, 130 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Consistory President Don Hamberger will be the speaker at the 9:30 a.m. service this Sunday on the topic, Unity in the Body of Christ. The Rev. Becky Hoover, John Kessler and the Rev. Gregg Meserole will be liturgists. Barb Barnes will give the children's message. Sunday school begins at 11 a.m.

Christ Reformed Church, UCC, 304 E. German St., Shepherdstown, W.Va., across from the train station, the Rev. Ronald Grubb will preach at the 11 a.m. communion service on The Baby Showers Are Over; The Baby is Here; Now What?

Christ Reformed UCC in Cavetown, the Rev. Carol Hallman will preach this Sunday at 10:30 a.m. The topic will be Becoming Light to the Nations.

Church of Christ at Hagerstown, Gerrard Fess will give the message, An Intro to Hebrews, at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Bible classes for all ages begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday night prayer meeting and Bible study begins at 7 p.m. For transportation, call 301-733-5244.

Church of the Holy Trinity UCC, Halfway, the Rev. Timothy Leighton will lead the 10:45 a.m. service Sunday. The topic will be Where Does the Messiah Dwell? Adult Bible study is at 9:30 a.m.

Community Mennonite Church, U.S. 40 east of Hagerstown, Pastor Paul Clemmer will bring the message, Run the Race with Winners, at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Concordia Lutheran Church, the Rev. Emil Gretarsson will lead the 8:15 a.m. communion and 10:45 a.m. noncommunion service Sunday. The topic will be What Are You Seeking? Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. with classes for all ages. Gretarsson will lead the adult Bible class.

Cornerstone Community Church, 837 Spruce St., Pastor Harald Bjerga will talk on the topic, Your Word is: Milk and Meat, at the 10:15 a.m. service Sunday. Adult Bible class and children's Sunday school at 9 a.m. Cornerstone Student Ministries meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Covenant Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Alan Clingan, chaplain at Meritus Medical Center, will speak at the 10 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Gone to Seed: The Faith of a Mustard Seed.

A Cry in the Wilderness Ministries, 15221 Wyndham Ave. at Tracey's Corner in Blue Ridge Summit, Pa., Pastor Steve Burdette's sermon will be God's Secret Agents, Part II at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday service. Children's Bible time with Kathy Burdette. Call 717-794-0141.

Cutting Edge Ministries, Pastor Brett McKoy will speak on the topic, Settle for Nothing Less, Part II, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday. Youth Sunday school meets during the service. Discipleship class meets at 9:30 a.m. Pastor Harvey Swanger will continue his series in Healing, at the 7 p.m. service Thursday. Raven House Food Distribution is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays.

Downsville Christian Church, the Rev. Craig Jones will lead the 10 a.m. service this Sunday on the topic, Viral Pneumonia. Shorty Mellott will be worship leader and Pat Boward will give the children's message.

Downsville Church of the Brethren, Sunday at 10:30 a.m., Pastor Wilkie Nunn will speak on the topic, What a Shame. Lynda Matheny will be worship leader. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Emmanuel Baptist Temple, 16221 National Pike, Hagerstown, Pastor Aikens will preach on The Ugliness of Spiritual Pride at 11 a.m. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. At the evening service at 6 p.m. Evangelist Scott Sivnksty will speak. Weekly meetings begin at 7 p.m. each night this week.

Emmanuel United Methodist Church, Pastor Randy Reid will lead the 9:30 a.m. service. The sermon topic will be, New Year, New You — Transform Your Mind. Sunday school is at 10:45 a.m.

First Baptist Church, 15 High St., Hagerstown, Pastor Thom Smith will speak on the topic, True Greatness, at the 11 a.m. service Sunday.

First Christian Church, the Rev. Benjamin C. Manning will preach on the topic, Beginning the Journey, this Sunday at the 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. services. Sunday school begins at 11:15 a.m.

Germantown Church of God, 16924 Raven Rock Road, Cascade, Pastor Mark Hosler will speak Sunday at 8:15 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Children's church meets at 10:30 a.m. Evening vespers and Bible basis training and youth Christian covenant are at 6 p.m.

Grace Bible Church, 2327 Hoff man Road, Greencastle, Pa., Pastor Greg Kell will speak on Turning to the Lord, at the 9:30 a.m. Sunday service. Sunday school is at 10:45 a.m. Pastor Herman Fisler's topic for the 7 p.m. service will be Recipe for Revival. Family night is Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Grace Brethren Church, 250 Philadelphia Ave., Waynesboro, Pa., Pastor Larry Weber will speak at the 10:40 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Lavish Riches in the Heavenly Minded and Motivated series. Christian Education at 9:30 a.m. Family fellowship is at 6 p.m. Sunday. Wednesday 606 gathering meal at 6:06 p.m. with Bible study, prayer and teen club at 7 p.m.

Grace United Methodist Church, Pastor Clark Carr will speak about Have You Found The Christ? this Sunday at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. services. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m.

Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, Myersville, at Sunday's 10:30 a.m. worship service, Pastor Donna Ritchey Martin will speak on the topic, No Partiality. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Hagerstown Church of the Brethren, the Rev. Barbara Dickason will bring the peace and justice message, A People's Hope, at the 9 a.m. informal contemporary service, and 11 a.m. traditional service. During Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Pastor Ed Poling will conduct a class about the Church of the Brethren.

Harvest Life Ministries a Word of Faith Church, 6371 Zittlestown Road, Middletown, Md., Pastor Jeff Summers' topic will be Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday. The Wednesday night topic will be Demons, The Flesh and Your Authority.

Haven Lutheran Church, Pastor Linda Alessandri will preach from John 1:29-42 this Sunday at the traditional worship with communion at 9:30 a.m. Sunday school starts at 11 a.m.

Hilltop Christian Fellowship, 12624 Trinity Church Drive, Clear Spring, coffee and fellowship and class at 8:15 a.m. features the topic, Biblical Eldership: They Smell Like Sheep. Senior pastor, Dennis  Whitmore, will conduct the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Tamar: From Ruin to Righteousness, part II. Sunday school begins at 9:15 a.m. Bible study Tuesday at 7 p.m. on the topic, Daniel to Revelation.

John Wesley United Methodist Church, this Sunday the Rev. Richard Jewell will lead the service, and the Rev. John Rudisill Jr. will share a message with the congregation at the 10:30 a.m. worship service. Sunday school for adults and children is at 9 a.m. Just Kids' Church meets at 10:30 a.m.

Long Meadow Church of the Brethren, Pastor Paul N. Leatherman III will lead the 10:35 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, When Will It Be Time? Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Manor Church of the Brethren, Boonsboro, Pastor Joy Zepp will speak on the topic, Loving Our Cotton Tops, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday. Lisa Golden will be worship leader. The Manor Choir will sing. Manor's Puppets will help with the children's story. Members of the church who are 75 years old and older will be honored during the service. Sunday school for all ages is at 9:30 a.m.

Maranatha Brethren Church, Pastor Ron Shank will bring the message at the 10:55 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, The Reality Choice. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. Sunday adult and teen Bible study is at 6:30 p.m. Family night activities are Wednesday at 6:45 p.m. with adult Bible study at 7 p.m.

Mount Nebo United Methodist Church, Sunday, Pastor Bob Brennan Jr. will speak at the 8:30 a.m. contemporary service and the 10:30 a.m. traditional service this Sunday on the topic, Come and See. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Mount Tabor Lutheran Church, 14615 Fairview Church Road, Clear Spring, Pastor Allen Reed will speak on the topic, God's Faithfulness, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Mount Zion Lutheran Church, Md. 67 and Locust Grove Road, Rohrersville, the Rev. Blaine Feightner will be speaking at the 8:45 a.m. service this Sunday on the topic, Lost Innocence. Sunday school is at 10 a.m.

New Beginning Community Church, corner of Dual Highway and Beaver Creek Road, Pastor Mark Snyder will share the message, Trivial Pursuit, at 11 a.m. Sunday. Music by Francis Showe and Natlie Shane. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Awana will meet at 6 p.m. this Sunday. Snyder will start a study in the book of Revelation Wednesday at 7 p.m.

North Side Mennonite Church, 716 N. Locust St., Pastor Gary Zook will speak at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Another Day. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday evening Bible study for ages 3 years to adult is at 7 p.m.

Otterbein United Methodist Church, 108 E. Franklin St., Hagerstown, Rev. Stephen Robison will lead the 8:15 a.m. and 11 a.m. traditional services and the 9:45 a.m. informal service this Sunday with the topic, There Comes a Time .... Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Otterbein United Methodist Church, Martinsburg, W.Va., Pastor Mark C. Mooney will speak at the 8:30 a.m. praise and worship contemporary service and the 10:50 a.m. traditional service on the topic, It's the Pits, this Human Relations Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Paramount Baptist Church, Pastor Larry Rickard's message at the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday is Choose — Life or Death? Rickard is conducting a Bible study at the 6:50 p.m. service on Wednesdays during the prayers and Bible study. Youth group at 6 p.m. Children's activities at 6:15 p.m.

Park Road Bible Church, Dean Kershner, a missionary from Gospelink Mission, will speak at the 10:45 a.m. service. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Evening worship is at 6 p.m. Wednesday prayer service at 7 p.m.

Potomac Charge, United Methodist churches of Big Pool, the topic for this Sunday will be, This Simple Life: Follow. Services are at 8:50 a.m. at Mount Carmel; St. Paul's service begins at 10 a.m.; Park Head worships at 11 a.m.

Ringgold Church of Christ, Don Conley, senior pastor, will speak at the 8 a.m., 9:20 a.m. and 11 a.m. services Sunday on the topic, The Importance of Life. Sunday school at 9:20 and 11 a.m. Wednesday activities from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, Williamsport, the Rev. Mark Sandell will preach on the topic, Blessed is the One Who ..., at the 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. services. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. Youth group meets at 6 p.m.

St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, this Sunday, Pastor Mike Henning will deliver the message, Jesus Says, Come, at the 8:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. services this Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

St. James Brethren Church, Pastor Brian Moore's topic Sunday at the 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. services is Jesus and the Strong Man. Sunday school at 9:15 a.m.

St. John's Episcopal Church, the Rev. Ann Boyd will speak Sunday at the 8 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. communion services on the topic, Respecting the Dignity of Every Human Being. The parish choir will sing at the second service. Sunday school begins at 9 a.m. Weekly services of healing and communion are 12:10 p.m. Thursdays in the chapel.

St. John's Lutheran Church, Hagerstown, Pastor Edward Heim will lead the 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. services on the topic, Come and See. 9Alive will be in the worship center with music by New Spirit Praise Band. Music at the 8 a.m. service will be by St. John's Men's Choir, and at 11 a.m. by St. John's Senior Choir. Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Midweek Joy is Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the worship center with New Spirit Praise Band.

St. John's Lutheran Church, Martinsburg, W.Va., this Sunday, Pastor James Riley's sermon will be How Are You? this Sunday at the 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. services. Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:45 a.m.

St. Mark's Lutheran Church, the Rev. G. Stanley Steele will preach and provide at the 8:15 a.m. service and 10:30 a.m. worship with communion. Sunday school starts at 9:15 a.m. The men of the ARK class will serve breakfast from 8:45 to 9:15 a.m.

St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Beaver Creek Church Road, Pastor Eric Moser will preach on the topic, The Second Sunday After Epiphany, at the 8:45 a.m. Sunday. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

St. Matthew's United Methodist Church, Pastor Jerry L. Lowans will speak on the topic, Two Umbrellas at the 9:30 a.m. service. There is no Sunday school.

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 14106 National Pike, Clear Spring, Pastor Allen Reed will preach on the topic, God's Faithfulness, at the 8:15 a.m. service. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. Mid-week worship is at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

St. Paul's Free Lutheran Church of Leitersburg, Pastor Terry Culler will bring a message on the topic, Brought With a Price, at the 10:30 a.m. communion service this Sunday. Christian education is at 9:15 a.m. Crossways classes are Monday at 7 p.m. and Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.

St. Paul's Reformed Church, east of Clear Spring, Pastor John Toms will speak at 11 a.m. this Sunday on the topic, The Real McCoy. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m.

St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Smithsburg, the Rev. Glenn A. Capacchione will speak at the 9:30 a.m. service Sunday.

St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Keedysville, Pastor Eric Moser will preach on the topic, The Second Sunday After Epiphany, at the 10:45 a.m. communion service Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Sharpsburg Church of the Brethren, Pastor Tom Fralin will speak at the 10 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Life Needs a Referee. Carmen Canfield will be the worship leader. Children's Sunday school is at 10:30 a.m. and adults at 11:15 a.m.

Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown, Pastor Kenneth J. Fizer Jr. will speak on the topic, The Bridge Builder, at the 9:15 a.m. Sunday service. Sunday school begins at 10:40 a.m.

Trinity Episcopal Church, Chambersburg, Pa., Sunday the Rev. Patrick Pierce will preach at the 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. communion services on the topic, Friendship Evangelism. Adult education is at 9 a.m. Children's Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. A parish breakfast will be at 9 a.m. Sunday. The monthly Spanish communion service will begin today at 5:30 p.m. The Rev. David Zwifka will lead the service. Communion will be Wednesday at noon.

Trinity Reformed UCC, 33 Potomac St., Boonsboro, the Rev. Don Stevenson will deliver the sermon this Sunday at the 10:30 a.m. service. The topic will be, Hanging Out with Jesus.

Tri-State Fellowship, classic or heritage worship in the cafe service at 9:30 a.m. and the bridge service is at 11 a.m. A new sermon series, The Connecting Kingdom, Living in Covenant Relationships, will begin. Lead Pastor Randy Buchman will speak at all services on Who Gets In? Children's and student programs along with choices for adults at both sessions. Youth group for middle and high school students is at 6 p.m.

Valley Assembly of God, 17544 York Road, Hagerstown, Sunday, the sermon topic for this Sunday at the 10 a.m. service will be The Reward Motive. Bible study for all ages at 9 a.m. Evening worship on the topic, The Touch That Reveals, at 6 p.m. Wednesday oasis service and NuVision Youth at 7 p.m. on the topic Christian Worker Traits.

Washington Square United Methodist Church, Pastor Jerry L. Lowans will lead the 11 a.m. Sunday service on the topic, Two Umbrellas. Music will be provided by the adult chancel choir. A time of hymn singing precedes the service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Multi-generational contemporary worship with an emphasis on teens with the praise band Prevenient Grace at 6 p.m. Sundays in LeFew Hall at the rear of 538 Washington Ave., Hagerstown.

Welty Church of the Brethren, Greensburg, Pastor Michael Manthos will speak on the topic, What is Our Goal?, Sunday at the 10:45 a.m. service. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

West End Baptist Chapel, Pastor Shane Wilt will preach a message at the 11 a.m. service this Sunday. Tim Freed will lead worship. Sunday school is at 10 a.m.

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