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Religion: Speakers and Topics

February 04, 2011

Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren, 20402 Beaver Creek Road, Pastor Rachel Black will bring the message at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. The topic will be No Salt Substitute Here. Lois Bond will be worship leader. The youth will talk about Super Bowl of Caring during the service and serve soup and bread following worship. Sunday school for all ages begins at 9 a.m.

Benevola United Methodist Church, Boonsboro, Pastor John Dean will preach this Sunday at the 9 a.m. communion service on the topic, Candle Power. The senior choir will sing. Sunday school is at 10:15 a.m. Bible study is Wednesday at 7 p.m. and women's only Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.

Blair's Valley First Church of God, Sunday at 10:45 a.m., Pastor Bob Stone will speak on Who is Jesus? Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Evening service begins at 7 p.m. this Sunday.

Broadfording Bible Brethren Church, Pastor Bill Wyand will continue his series, God's Story in II Samuel — Chapters 13 to 19, this Sunday at 10 a.m. Sunday Kids at 9 a.m., adult and teen life at 9 a.m. Activities on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Broadfording Church of the Brethren Fellowship, 14010 Greencastle Pike, Pastor Len Smith will speak on the topic, Dreamers, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday. Patrick Wildeson will be worship leader. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday programs begin at 6:45 p.m.

Brownsville Church of the Brethren, this Sunday, Pastor Alan Smith will speak on Being Salty this Sunday at the 8:30 a.m. contemporary service and 10:45 a.m. worship service. Worship leader will be Rob Galpin. 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, Being a Salt Substitute, 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, Living the Lie, 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 Salt of the Earth at the 8:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. services. Sunday school is at 9 a.m. Bible study is Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.

Christ's Reformed Church UCC, 130 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown, the Rev. Gregg R. Meserole, senior minister, will lead confirmation/communion this Sunday at the 9:30 a.m. service. The topic will be Professing Our Faith! The Rev. Becky Hoover will be the liturgist and 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 Probably Somewhere in the Middle is Best.

Christ Reformed UCC in Cavetown, the Rev. Carol Hallman will preach this Sunday at 10:30 a.m. on the topic To Be Salt and Light.

Christian Science Society, the topic Sunday at 10:30 a.m. will be Spirit. Sunday school for young people up to age 20 meets at 10:30 a.m. during worship.

Church of Christ at Hagerstown, Gerrard Fess will give the message, God's Rest, 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 Christ in the Great Valley, 7306 Wheeler Road, Boonsboro, Paul Toothman will speak Sunday at 10 a.m. on Turning Water Into Wine.

Church of the Holy Trinity UCC, Halfway, the Rev. Timothy Leighton will lead the 10:45 a.m. service Sunday. The topic will be Let Your Light Shine. 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, Glorifying God in Your Body, 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. 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: A Mirror, 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. Renee L. Mackey will lead the 10 a.m. service Sunday. The sermon topic will be, Seasons for Light.

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 Produce 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, Prayer Mountain, 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 speak on the topic, Healing ... the Battle of the Mind, at the 7 p.m. service Thursday. Raven House Food Distribution is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays.

Downsville Christian Church, Cub Scout Pack 58 and Boy Scout Troop 58 will lead the 10 a.m. communion service this Sunday. The Scouts will serve a pancake breakfast in fellowship hall at 9 a.m.

Downsville Church of the Brethren, Sunday at 10:30 a.m., Pastor Wilkie Nunn will speak on the topic, Choosing Understanding. Ray Kline will be worship leader. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

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 Life. Sunday school is at 10:45 a.m.

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

First Christian Church, the Rev. Benjamin C. Manning will speak on the topic, Rules of the Game, this Sunday at the 9:30 a.m. 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 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. on the topic, Do Not Be Distracted From Jesus. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Children's church meets at 10:30 a.m. Evening vespers, Bible basic training and youth Christian covenant are at 6:30 p.m.

Grace Bible Church, 2327 Hoffman Road, Greencastle, Pa., Pastor Herman Fisler will speak on the topic, Others, at the 9:30 a.m. Sunday service. Sunday school is at 10:45 a.m. Fisler will speak on the topic, The King and His Kingdom, at the 7 p.m. service. 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, Incomparable Power in the Heavenly Minded and Motivated series. Christian Education at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Wednesday 606 gathering meal at 6:06 p.m. with Bible study, prayer and teen club at 7 p.m.

Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, Myersville, at Sunday's 10:30 a.m. worship service, Pastor Tim Ritchey Martin will speak on the topic, Light of the World. There will be a "Souper Bowl of Caring" offering. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Hagerstown Church of the Brethren, Pastor Ed Poling will bring the message, Let Your Little Light Shine, at the 9 a.m. informal contemporary service, and 11 a.m. traditional service. Volunteers will be honored. During Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Pastor Ed Poling will conduct a class about the Church of the Brethren.

Haven Lutheran Church, Pastor Linda Alessandri will preach from Matthew 5:13-20. 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, Ruth: From Widow to Wealth. Sunday school begins at 9:15 a.m. Bible study Wednesday at 7 p.m. on the topic, Daniel to Revelation.

John Wesley United Methodist Church, this Sunday the Rev. Richard Jewell will lead the 10:30 a.m. worship service on the topic, What Does the Lord Expect? 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 10:30 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, The Sign by the Side of the Road. This will be a memorial service for Robert Myers. There will be no Sunday school.

Manor Church of the Brethren, Boonsboro, Pastor Joy Zepp will speak on the topic, Human Bait, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday. John Golden will be worship leader. The Manor Choir will sing. Sunday school for all ages is at 9:30 a.m. A carry-in meal will follow worship. Wednesday Bible study at 6 p.m.

Maranatha Brethren Church, Pastor Dan Thornton will bring the message at the 10:55 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, The Housecleaning 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 Robert Brennan Jr. will lead the 8:30 a.m. contemporary service and the 10:30 a.m. traditional service this Sunday on the topic, What Kind of Pillar Are You? 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, Salt and Light, at the 10:30 a.m. communion service this Sunday.

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, Minuscule Amount. Sunday school is at 10 a.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 with this Sunday with the topic, Hollandaise We Are Not. 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, Evangelism 101: Keep It Simple, this Sunday. The pastor and one of his puppet friends will share a children's sermon. 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 What's Wrong with Being Greedy? Rickard is conducting a Bible study at the 6:50 p.m. service on Wednesdays during the prayers and Bible study. Also on Wednesdays are youth group at 6 p.m. and children's activities at 6:15 p.m.

Park Road Bible Church, Mark Reno, representative of the Conversion Center 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.

Pinesburg Baptist Church, 14706 Clear Spring Road, Williamsport, Pastor John Koontz Jr. will preach at the 11 a.m. Sunday service on the topic, The Best Team Will Win. Koontz will also teach at the 10 a.m. Sunday school.

Potomac Charge, United Methodist churches of Big Pool, the topic for this Sunday will be How Good is Good Enough? 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, Jai Haulk, teen minister, will speak at the 8 a.m., 9:20 a.m. and 11 a.m. services Sunday on the topic, Called to Compassion. 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, The Super Bowl, 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, Let Your Light Shine, at the 8:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. communion services. 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 Who is This Jesus. 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, You Are the Light of the World. 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. communion services on the topic, Becoming More Focused. 9Alive will be in the worship center at 9 a.m. Music at the 8 a.m. service will be by St. John's Men's Choir, 9 a.m. by the New Spirit Praise Band and children'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, Attitude is Everything, this Sunday at the 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. communion services. Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:45 a.m. A "souper bowl" lunch will follow the annual meeting.

St. Mark's Lutheran Church, the Rev. G. Stanley Steele will preach and preside at the 8:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. worship with communion this building fund Sunday.

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

St. Matthew's United Methodist Church, Pastor Jerry L. Lowans will speak on the topic, Discipleship: Building Up, Shining Out, at the 9:30 a.m. service. Marilyn Janus will be guest musician. There is no Sunday school.

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 14106 National Pike, Clear Spring, Pastor Allen Reed will preach on the topic, Salt and Light, at the 8:15 a.m. communion 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, In Galilean Villages, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday. Christian education is at 9:15 a.m. Crossways classes are Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. and Thursday at 7 p.m.

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

St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Clear Spring, the Rev. Elaine Swinehart will speak on the topic, Candle, Fluorescent, Neon, Heavenly — Light Up Your World, this Sunday at the 10:30 a.m. worship with communion. Sunday school at 9:15 a.m. Prayer time, Wednesdays 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. A congregational luncheon and meeting will follow worship.

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

St. Peter's (Beard's) Lutheran Church, Old Forge Road, the Rev. David C. Baker will speak at the 9:15 a.m. service Sunday. The topic is, Being Salt and Light.

Salem Reformed Church, Pastor Stephen Wagoner will speak at the 9:30 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Stretch Out Your Hand. J.D. Repp will be liturgist, and Becky Chase will give the children's message. Church school is at 10:40 a.m.

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

Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown, Pastor Kenneth J. Fizer Jr. will speak on the topic, Passionate Worship, 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 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. communion services this Sunday on the topic, When Sodium is Good for You. Adult education at 9 a.m. and children's Sunday school at 10:45 a.m.

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 Salt and Light.

Tri-State Fellowship, classic or family worship in the cafe rooms at 9:30 a.m. and the bridge service is at 11 a.m. A sermon series, The Connecting Kingdom, Living in Covenant Relationships, continues. Associate Pastor Chris Wiles will speak at the classic service, and Lead Pastor Randy Buchman will speak at the bridge service on the topic, A Community Gathered. Paul Ostoich will teach in the family worship service. Children's and student programs along with choices for adults at both sessions. A Super "Snack" Bowl party will begin at 5:30 p.m.

Unity of Hagerstown, Civil Air Patrol Building, behind Nick's Airport Inn, Hagerstown, this Sunday at the 11 a.m. the Rev. Judith McLean will discuss the topic, God and the Big Bang. A meditation service is at 10 a.m. Call Sandy Boyer at 304-279-6854 or e-mail unityhagerstown@live.com.

Valley Assembly of God, 17544 York Road, Hagerstown, Sunday, the sermon topic for this Sunday at the 10 a.m. service will be Solomon & the Queen of Sheba. Bible study for all ages at 9 a.m. Evening worship with children's programs at 6 p.m. Wednesday oasis service and NuVision Youth at 7 p.m. on the topic The Christian Worker.

Washington Square United Methodist Church, Pastor Jerry L. Lowans will lead the 11 a.m. Sunday service on the topic, Discipleship: Building Up, Shining Out. The adult chancel choir will sing accompanied by Lowans on guitar. 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, How Do We Conquer Hunger?, Sunday at the 10:45 a.m. service. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

West End Baptist Chapel, Pastor Shane Wilt will continue the sermon series, How to Become Like Jesus, at the 11 a.m. service this Sunday. Tim Freed will lead worship. Sunday school is at 10 a.m.

Zion Reformed United Church of Christ, the Rev. Kevin Munroe will speak at the 11 a.m. service on the topic, Building on the Foundation. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m.

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