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Religion: Speakers and topics

July 08, 2011

Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren, Pastor Rachel Black will give the message at the 10 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Seasons of the Soul. Jessica Minnick will be worship leader. Sunday school is at 9 a.m. Vacation Bible school kick-off, 4 to 6 p.m.

Benevola United Methodist Church, Boonsboro, Pastor John Dean will preach at the 9 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Wild Flowers. Sunday school begins at 10:15 a.m.

Blair's Valley First Church of God, Bobby Repp will lead the 10:45 a.m. Sunday service. There will be talent presentations by Bob Simmers, Cletus Henson, the Mellott Sisters, Shirley Keefer, Tammy Miller, Kara Kane and the Fab Four. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Sunday evening worship at 7 p.m.

Bridge of Life, Bill Yount will speak on the topic, Does It Seem Like the Odds are Being Stacked Against You? at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Call 301-791-1674.

Broadfording Church of the Brethren Fellowship, Pastor Len Smith will speak on the topic, Gifted With Promise — Extending Jesus' Table, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday. Charles Wasson 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 this Sunday at the 10:45 a.m. traditional worship service. The topic will be, Let's Go Planting! Worship leader will be Paul Heavner. 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, From Death to Life!, at the 8:30 a.m. 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, Spiritual Fornication — A Sign of the End, 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, Seeds or Weeds, at the 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. services. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Graduates will be honored at 9:30 a.m. Bible study is Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.

Christ's Reformed Church UCC, the Rev. Joan Evans will speak at the 9:30 a.m. worsihp this Sunday. The topic will be, Bountiful Harvest. Don Hamberger will be the liturgist. Faith Mentzer will give the children's message. Church school will resume in September.

Christ Reformed Church, UCC, Shepherdstown, W.Va., the Rev. Ronald Grubb will preach on the topic, The Benefits of a Shared Bowl of Soup and a Hearty Dose of the God's Holy Spirit, at the 11 a.m. communion service.

Christ Reformed UCC in Cavetown, the Rev. Carol Hallman will preach this Sunday at 10:30 a.m. The topic will be A Lifetime of Ministry.

Christian Science Society, the topic Sunday at 10:30 a.m. will be Sacrament. 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, What Do You Mean It's All About Me?, 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, Boonsboro, Paul Toothman will speak Sunday at 10 a.m. on Dealing with Enemies. Sunday school begins at 9:15 a.m.

Church of the Holy Trinity UCC, Halfway, the Rev. Tim Leighton will preach on the topic, What Kind of Ground are You?, at the 9:30 a.m. service Sunday. Adult Bible study is at 10:45 a.m.

Community Mennonite Church, Pastor Paul Clemmer will bring the message, Feeding and Clothing the Poor in the Name of Christ, 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. noncommunion and 10:45 a.m. communion services Sunday. The topic will be The Power of Words. Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. with classes for all ages.

Covenant Presbyterian Church, Ann Shilling, director of residential services at San Mar Children's Home, will lead the 10 a.m. service Sunday.

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

Downsville Church of the Brethren, Sunday at 10:35 a.m., Pastor Wilkie Nunn will bring the message at the 10:35 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Preparing for War. Joel Gaylor will be worship leader. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Emmanuel Baptist Temple, Service at 11 a.m. Sunday and Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. A Spanish service will begin at 11 a.m. Sunday school in Spanish is at 9:45 a.m. July summer Bible conference and Yahweh World, Tuesdays at 7 p.m.

Emmanuel United Methodist Church, the Rev. Randy Reid will lead the 9:30 a.m. service on the topic, Let's Talk About — Creation or Evolution. Sunday school is at 10:45 a.m. Go to www.emmanuelumc-hagerstown.org. There is a contemporary service at 5:30 p.m.; children's service at 6 p.m.; and summit youth at 6:30 p.m.

First Baptist Church, Pastor Thom Smith will speak on the topic, FBC has Talent, at the 11 a.m. service Sunday.

First Christian Church, the Rev. Steven Johns-Boehme will speak this Sunday at the 9:30 a.m. service on the topic, The Mad Farmer Liberation Movement. 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 on the topic, The Judgment. Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m.

Grace Bible Church, Greencastle, Pa., Pastor Herman Fisler will speak at the 9:30 a.m. Sunday service on the topic, Walk in Love — Walk in Light. Sunday school is at 10:45 a.m. Fisler will speak on the topic, The Finger of God, at the 7 p.m. service. Family night is Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Grace Brethren Church, Waynesboro, Pa., Pastor Larry Weber's sermon topic will be, Who's On Top in the Ephesians — Heavenly Minded and Motivated sermon series. Christian education at 9:30 a.m. Christian education picnic at 4 p.m. Sunday at Tick Ridge property. Bible study, prayer and teen club at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Grace United Methodist Church, Brian Tedrick will speak this Sunday at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. services. The topic will be, The Sower and the Seed. Take Two will perform gospel music at 9:45 a.m.

Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, Myersville, Loyal Vanderveer will preach on the topic, Through the Storm, Through the Night, at Sunday's 10:30 a.m. worship service. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Hagerstown Church of the Brethren, the Rev. Edward L. Poling will bring the message, The Healing Power of Humor, at the contemporary worship at 9 a.m. and the 11 a.m. traditional service. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m.

Haven Lutheran Church, Pastor Linda Alessandri will preach today at the 5 p.m. Saturday summer worship, Sunday at the 8:15 a.m. worship with communion, and 9:30 a.m. worship on the lawn. They will preach from Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23.

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 and begin a series on the book of James: part I, A Perspective on Trials. 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, The Kingdom of Heaven is Like .... 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, Whenever I Get Thirsty. 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, Leaning?, at the 10:30 a.m. service. Zepp will also give a children's story. Worship leader will be Cassandra Golden. Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m. Bible study Wednesday at 6 p.m. The church picnic will follow the service at Ruritan Park. Bible study is at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Maranatha Brethren Church, Pastor Dan Thornton's message will be, Radical Love, 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, Ray Roberson will lead the 8:30 a.m. contemporary service and the 10:30 a.m. traditional service this Sunday on the topic, Family Feud, part I. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Mount Tabor Lutheran Church, Clear Spring, Pastor Allen Reed will speak at the 10:30 a.m. service on the topic, Sowing the Word. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Mount Zion Lutheran Church, Rohrersville, the Rev. Karen E. Stiles will be speaking at the 8:45 a.m. service this Sunday on the topic, A Living Faith. Sunday school is at 10 a.m.

North Side Mennonite Church, Pastor Gary Zook will speak at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Something Good! Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. The film, "Battle for the Bible" will be shown at 7 p.m. Sunday. 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, With Loud Clashing Cymbals. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Otterbein United Methodist Church, Martinsburg, W.Va., Pastor Mark C. Mooney's sermon will be, Seed Sowers, at the 8:30 a.m. praise and worship contemporary service and the 10:50 a.m. traditional service this Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. The youth will hold a free ice cream social at the church at 6 p.m.

Paramount Baptist Church, Pastor Larry Rickard's message at the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday is Lost at the Mall. Sunday school starts at 9 a.m.Rickard is conducting a Bible study at the 6:50 p.m. service on Wednesdays. Youth group and children's activities at 6:30 p.m.

Paramount Brethren in Christ Church, Pastor Jim Stauffer will speak on the topic, Two Tents, this Sunday at the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. services. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Park Road Bible Church, Pastor Ron Key will speak at the 10:45 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, A Time to Die. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Evening worship at 6 p.m. Wednesday prayer meeting and Bible study at 7 p.m.

Pinesburg Baptist Church, Williamsport, Pastor John Koontz Jr. will teach at the 10 a.m. adult Sunday school service. Bruce Gephart will preach at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. Gephart will also give a presentation on the ministry of gospel link.

Potomac Charge, United Methodist churches of Big Pool, Pastor Mark Summers will speak on the topic, Getting "Caught Up." 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, Senior minister, Don Conley's message will be, In Search of a Conscience, at the 8, 9:20 and 11 a.m. services Sunday. Sunday school at 9:20 and 11 a.m.

St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Pastor Mike Henning will deliver the message, Be Diligent in Sowing Seeds, at the 8:15 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 and 10:30 a.m. services is A Masterpiece of Grace. The Kenya Mission Team will report on its trip this Sunday. Sunday school at 9:15 a.m.

St. John's Episcopal Church, Frank Carden will officiate and preach Sunday at the 8 a.m. communion service. The Rev. Joseph Rickards will be celebrant and the Rev. Ramelle McCall will speak at the 10:15 a.m. service on the topic Sowing Seeds. The summer 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, Pastor Edward Heim will lead the 8 and 11 a.m. services. 9Alive service in the courtyard begins at 9:30 a.m. with music by the New Spirit Praise Band. Music at 8 a.m. will be by St. John's men's choir and the 11 a.m. service will feature Jordan Cannon, soloist. Midweek Joy is at 7 p.m. Wednesdays in the worship center.

St. John's Lutheran Church, Martinsburg, W.Va., this Sunday, the service will include hymns and special musical acocmpaniment by Paul Wangerin, Heather Watkins and Jerry Crites before and during the services at 8:30 and 11 a.m. services. Sunday school resume Sept. 11.

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Lappans, the Rev. Anne Weatherholt will preach on parables from St. Matthew this Sunday. www.stmarkslappans.org.

St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Pastor G. Stanley Steele will preach and preside at the 8:15 a.m. communion service and 10:30 a.m. worship service this Sunday. Sunday school begins at 9:15 a.m., and will be a Bible study with discussion about the story based on the movie, "Soul Surfer."

St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Pastor Eric Moser will speak on the topic, Fourth Sunday after Pentecost, at the 8:45 a.m. communion service.

St. Matthew's United Methodist Church, Pastor Jerry L. Lowans will speak at the 9:30 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Dress for Success. Gwen Pangborn will be guest musician. Heavenly Harmony will present special music.

St. Paul's Free Lutheran Church of Leitersburg, Pastor Terry Culler will continue a sermon series on the book of Acts with the message, A Rushing Wind, at the 10:30 a.m. communion service this Sunday. Christian education is at 9:15 a.m.

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Clear Spring, Pastor Allen Reed will preach at the 8:15 a.m. service on the topic, Sowing the Word. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m.

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Funkstown, Pastor Mike Louia will preach and preside at the 9 a.m. service this Sunday. The topic will be, A Sower Went Out to Sow .... Christian education,10:40 a.m.

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

St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Clear Spring, the Rev. Elaine Swinehart will speak on the topic, Sowing Seeds of Love, 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.

St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Keedysville, Pastor Eric Moser will speak on the topic, Fourth Sunday after Pentecost, at the 10:45 a.m. service Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:30 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, Catching God's Vision.

Salem Reformed Church, Pastor Stephen Wagoner will speak at the 9:30 a.m. service Sunday on the topic, Time Bomb! Traci Davis will be liturgist. Ed Davis will give the children's message.

Sharpsburg Church of the Brethren, the Rev. Jim Peyton will speak on the topic, Batteries Not Required, 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.

Shiloh United Methodist Church, Hagerstown, Pastor Ken Fizer will speak at the 9:15 a.m. Sunday service on the topic, Weeds in the Garden. Sunday school follows worship.

Trinity Lutheran Church, Hagerstown, the Rev. Eric Norgard will preach and preside this Sunday at the 9 and 11 a.m. services.

Trinity Reformed UCC, Boonsboro, the Rev. Don Stevenson will deliver the sermon this Sunday at the 10:30 a.m. service. The topic will be Poor Farming?

Tri-State Fellowship, 9:30 a.m. service for adults and teens this Sunday in the auditorium. Lead Pastor Randy Buchman will respond to the question If God's Plans are Unchanging, Why Pray? Why Share the Gospel? in the Expand Your Search: Questions for God series. Children's summer programs continue in the cafe rooms with Associate Pastor Paul Ostoich. The high school youth will meet at 6 p.m.

Valley Assembly of God, the topic will be, What Have I Done? at the 10 a.m. service this Sunday. Bible study for all ages at 9 a.m. Evening worship at 6 p.m. with children's ministries on the topic, When It's Difficult to Forgive. Wednesday oasis service and NuVision Youth at 7 p.m.

Van Lear Brethren in Christ Church, Williamsport, Pastor Mike Stine will speak on James 4, Humbleness Before God, at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday.

Washington Square United Methodist Church, Pastor Jerry L. Lowans will bring the message, Dress for Success, at the 11 a.m. Sunday service. Retired Associate Pastor Lois Emerick will present special music. 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. Sunday in LeFew Hall at the rear of 538 Washington Ave., Hagerstown. Nineveh Bible study for young adults at 4:30 p.m. Sundays. Lessons, discussion, prayers, food and games night 6:30 p.m. Fridays in the youth room at the rear of 538 Washington Ave.

West End Baptist Chapel, Pastor Shane Wilt will preach a message, Why We Do Not Need to Fear the Rapture, at the 11 a.m. service this Sunday. Tim Freed will be the worship leader. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m.

Zion Reformed United Church of Christ, the Rev. Kevin Munroe will speak at the 10 a.m. service on the topic, Gender in Genesis. July Bible study will be Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Sunday school will resume in the fall.

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