Advertisement

Religion - Speakers and topics

June 03, 2011

Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren, Pastor Rachel Black will give the message at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Diana Socks will be worship leader. Sunday school is at 9 a.m.

Benevola United Methodist Church, Boonsboro, Pastor John Dean will preach on the topic, When We Pray, at the 9 a.m. communion service Sunday. The chancel choir will sing. A strawberry festival will be held in honor of graduates.

Blair's Valley First Church of God, Sunday at 10:45 a.m., Pastor Bob Stone will give the message, Go With God, Graduates. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Evening worship begins at 7 p.m.

Broadfording Bible Brethren Church, Pastor Bill Freed will talk about Growing in Excellence at the 10 a.m. service this Sunday. Sunday Kids, 10 to 11:15 a.m.; adult life group, 9 a.m. www.broadfordingchurch.com.

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

Brownsville Church of the Brethren, Pastor Alan Smith will speak on Faith in Deed this Sunday at the 10:45 a.m. traditional worship service. Worship leader will be Dave Hahn. Graduates will be recognized. 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 give the sermon, Mission Accomplished: Mission Begun, at the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. services Sunday. Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m. Hispanic worship at 10:45 a.m.

Christ Community Church, Pastor Rich Carr will share the message, What Will Happen When the Final Reaping Occurs?, 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's message will be Don't Look Up at the 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. services. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Bible study is Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.

Christ's Reformed Church UCC, the Rev. Rebecca J.P. Hoover will speak this Sunday at the 9:30 a.m. service on the topic, At the End of All Things. The Rev. Gregg Meserole will be the liturgist. Liz Morris will give the children's message. Church school recognition with an ice cream social at 11 a.m.

Christ Reformed UCC in Cavetown, the Rev. Carol Hallman will preach this Sunday at 10:30 a.m. The topic will be Becoming Great Commandment and Great Commission People.

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

Church of Christ at Hagerstown, Bud Yoder will give the message, Bearing Fruit, at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Bible classes for all ages begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday night prayer meeting and Bible study begin at 7 p.m. For transportation, call 301-733-5244.

Church of the Holy Trinity UCC, Halfway, the Rev. Timothy Leighton will preach on the topic, No Pain, No Gain, at the 10:45 a.m. communion service Sunday. Adult Bible study is at 9:30 a.m.

Community Mennonite Church, Pastor Paul Clemmer will bring the message, God Says, I Will Never Leave You nor Forsake You, 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  communion and 10:45 a.m. noncommunion services Sunday. The topic will be Lions and Tigers and Bears ... Oh, My! Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. with classes for all ages. Gretarsson will lead the adult Bible study.

Covenant Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Renee L. Mackey will lead the 10 a.m. service Sunday. The topic will be The Other Lord's Prayer.

Cry in the Wilderness Holiness Church, Blue Ridge Summit, Pa., Pastor Steve Burdette's sermon will be Planting and Growing Faith at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday service. Call 717-794-0141.

Cutting Edge Ministries, Pastor Brett McKoy will speak on the topic, Moving Forward in a Lost World, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday. At 9:30 a.m. the Discipleship class meets. Pastor Harvey Swanger will speak on Time of Praise at 2 p.m. Tuesday. Prayer from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays. Pastor Swanger will speak on Seasons at 7 p.m. Thursday. Raven House Food Distribution is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays.

Downsville Church of the Brethren, Pastor Wilkie Nunn will bring the message at the 10:35 a.m. service Sunday. Robin Haywood will be worship leader. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Emmanuel Baptist Temple, a worship service begins this Sunday at 11 a.m. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. The Sunday evening service starts at 6 p.m. Wednesday activities begin at 7 p.m. The Spanish pastor will preach a message on Wisdom is the Fear of God at the 11 a.m. Spanish service. Sunday school in Spanish is at 9:45 a.m. Spanish evening service at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Emmanuel United Methodist Church, the Rev. Randy Reid will lead the 9:30 a.m. service on the topic, Easter Living — Hope, Not Hell. Sunday school is at 10:45 a.m. Go to www.emmanuelumc-hagerstown.org.

First Baptist Church, Pastor Thom Smith will speak on the topic, The Abomination of Desolation, at the 11 a.m. service Sunday.

First Christian Church, the Rev. Benjamin C. Manning will speak on the topic, Why Do You Stand There Looking, this graduation Sunday at the 9:30 a.m. service. Sunday school is at 11 a.m.

Germantown Church of God, Cascade, Pastor Mark Hosler will speak Sunday at the 8:15 and 10:30 a.m. services. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Children's church meets at 10:30 a.m.

Grace Bible Church, Greencastle, Pa., Evangelist Lynn Munson will speak at the 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. old-fashioned Sunday services. Gospel Express will provide music. Family night is Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Grace Brethren Church, Waynesboro, Pa., Pastor Larry Webber's sermon topic will be No Room for Old Guys in the Ephesians — Heavenly Minded and Motivated sermon series. Christian education at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday 606 gathering meal at 6:06 p.m., with Bible study, prayer; Route 636 Explorers for children at 6:36 p.m.; teen club at 7 p.m.

Grace United Methodist Church, Pastor Clark D. Carr will speak on the topic, Pray Five, Five things to Consider When Praying for Others, this Sunday.

Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, Myersville, at Sunday's 10:30 a.m. worship service, Pastor Tim Ritchey Martin's sermon topic will be Up to Glory. Music will be provided by the Zion Ringers of Zion Lutheran Church, Middletown, Md. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Hagerstown Church of the Brethren, Pastor Ed Poling will bring the message, Our Ascended Lord, at the informal contemporary worship at 9  and the 11 a.m. traditional service. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m.

Harvest Life Ministries, Middletown, Md., will study the Bait of Satan at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Haven Lutheran Church, Pastor Linda Alessandri will preach from John 17:1-11 today at the 5 p.m. summer worship, and Sunday at the 8:15 a.m. worship with communion and 9:30 a.m. worship on the lawn.

Hilltop Christian Fellowship, 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, Perilous Times Have Come. Sunday school begins at 9:15 a.m. Bible study Wednesday at 7 p.m. on the topic, Revelation.

John Wesley¿ United Methodist Church, the Rev. Richard Jewell will lead the 10 a.m. worship service this Sunday on the topic, Clothed with Power. Sunday school for adults is at 9 a.m. Children's Church meets at 10 a.m.

Long Meadow Church of the Brethren, Pastor Paul N. Leatherman III will preach at the 10:35 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, A Moment in Time. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. www.i4weather.net/lcb.html.

Manor Church of the Brethren, Pastor Joy Zepp will give a sermon on the topic, School's Out, at the 10:30 a.m. service. Worship leader will be John Golden. Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m. Bible study Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Maranatha Brethren Church, Pastor Josh Fretz's Graduation Sunday message will be Whatever at the 10:55 a.m. service. Sunday adult small group Bible study 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, Pastor Robert Brennan Jr. will lead the 8:30 contemporary service and the 10:30 a.m. traditional service this Sunday on the topic, Abandonment? No Way! Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Mount Tabor Lutheran Church, Clear Spring, Pastor Allen Reed will speak at 10:30 a.m. communion service on the topic, Unity in Christ.

Mount Zion Lutheran Church, Rohrersville, the Rev. Blaine Feightner will be speaking at the 8:45 a.m. service this Sunday on the topic, You Know Me. Sunday school is at 10 a.m.

New Beginning Community Church, Pastor Mark Snyder will share the message, Do You Need Mouth Wash?, at 11 a.m. Sunday. LeAnne Snyder will provide music. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Snyder will continue a study in the book of Revelation Wednesday at 7 p.m. Awana will meet at 6 p.m. Sunday.

North Side Mennonite Church, Pastor Gary Zook will speak at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, The Image of Christ. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday evening Bible study for ages 3 to adult is at 7 p.m.

Otterbein United Methodist Church, the Rev. Stephen Robison will lead the 8:15 and 11 a.m. traditional services and the 9:45 informal service this Sunday. The topic will be, Up! Up!  But Not Away! Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Otterbein United Methodist Church, Martinsburg, W.Va., Pastor Mark C. Mooney's sermon will be Wait! at the 8:30 a.m. praise and worship contemporary service and the 10:50 a.m. traditional service this Sunday. Communion will be served. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Park Road Bible Church, Denver Murray, missionary to Mexico, 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 meeting and Bible study at 7 p.m.

Ringgold Church of Christ, graduate recognition Sunday will be celebrated at the 8, 9:20 and 11 a.m. services Sunday. Sunday school at 9:20 and 11 a.m.

St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, Williamsport, the Rev. Mark Sandell will preach on the topic, Where Faith and Life Connect, at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. services. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m.

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

St. James Brethren Church, Pastor Brian Moore's topic Sunday at the 8 and 10:30 a.m. services is God's Plan in Action. Sunday school at 9:15 a.m.

St. John's Episcopal Church, the Rev. Ann Boyd will speak Sunday at the 8 and 10:15 a.m. communion services on the topic, Looking Beyond the Clouds. The parish choir will sing at the second service. Adult forum at 9 a.m. Children's classes resume in September. Weekly services of healing and communion are at 12:10 p.m. Thursdays in the chapel.

St. John's Lutheran Church, Martinsburg, W.Va., Pastor James Riley's sermon will be Over 65 this Sunday at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. services. Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday Bible study at 1 p.m.

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Lappans, the sermon topic will be Left Behind? at the 7:45, 9 and 10:30 a.m. services Sunday. www.stmarkslappans.org.

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

St. Matthew's United Methodist Church, Pastor Jerry L. Lowans' sermon will be Space to Heal at the 9:30 a.m. service. Marilyn Janus will be guest musician.

St. Paul's Free Lutheran Church of Leitersburg, Pastor Terry Culler will bring the message, Ascending to Glory, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday. Christian education is at 9:15 a.m.

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Clear Spring, Pastor Allen Reed will preach on the topic, Unity in Christ, at the 8:15 a.m. communion service. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. Midweek worship is Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.

St. Paul's Reformed Church, east of Clear Spring, Pastor John Toms will deliver the sermon, Holy Spirit — Part II, at 11 a.m. this Sunday. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m.

St. Peter's (Beard's) Lutheran Church, the Rev. David C. Baker will speak at the 9:15 a.m. service Sunday. His topic will be Knowing Him More Deeply.

Salem Reformed Church, Pastor Stephen Wagoner will speak at the 9:30 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, That Sinking Feeling. Becky Chase will give the children's message.

Sharpsburg Church of the Brethren, the Rev. Linda Draper will speak on the topic, What's in a Name?, at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Carmen Canfield will be worship leader. Sunday school is at 10:30 a.m. for children and 11:15 a.m. for adults.

Trinity Episcopal Church, Chambersburg, Pa., the Rev. Patrick Pierce will preach and preside at 8 and 10 a.m. communion services this Sunday. His topic will be Up, Up, and Away! There will be Celtic healing and communion at 5:30 p.m. today.

Trinity Reformed UCC, Boonsboro, Yolanda Udovich will deliver the sermon this Sunday at the 10:30 a.m. service. The topic will be Prayer for the People.

Tri-State Fellowship, there will be one service from 9:30 to 11 a.m. for adults and teens this Sunday. The service will be held in the spirit of the Western Maryland Blues Fest, with Sunday's music in the blues genre. Lead Pastor Randy Buchman will begin a new sermon series, Expand Your Search" Questions for God. This Sunday's sermon will be What Does It Mean to "Fear" God? Children's summer programs will kick off with a family worship in the cafe rooms with Associate Pastor Paul Ostoich. Programs for infants through preschool continue as usual. Sunday youth groups for middle school and high school are from 6 to 8 p.m.

Valley Assembly of God, the topic will be The Christian Race this Sunday at the 10 a.m.  Bible study for all ages at 9 a.m. Evening worship at 6 p.m. Wednesday oasis service and NuVision Youth at 7 p.m.

Van Lear Brethren in Christ Church, Williamsport, Pastor Mike Stine will speak on James 1, The Believer and the Word at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday.

Washington Square United Methodist Church, Pastor Jerry L. Lowans' sermon topic will be Space to Heal at the 11 a.m. Sunday service. The adult chancel choir will sing. A time of hymn singing precedes the service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Multigenerational contemporary worship with Lowans and the praise band, Prevenient Grace, at 6 p.m. Sunday at the rear of 538 Washington Ave. Friday activities at 6:30 p.m. in the youth room at the rear of the church.

Welty Church of the Brethren, Pastor Michael Manthos's sermon will be The Most Wicked Man in the Bible at the 10:45 a.m. service. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Zion Reformed United Church of Christ, the Rev. Kevin Munroe will speak at the 10 a.m. service on the topic, The Rapture. Sunday school will resume in the fall.

Advertisement
The Herald-Mail Articles
|
|
|