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Religion - Speakers and topics

May 18, 2012

Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren, the young adults will lead the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Sunday school for all ages at 9 a.m. A picnic will follow the service.

Benevola United Methodist Church, Boonsboro, Pastor John Dean will preach at the 9 a.m. Sunday service on Cloudy Vision. John Holdway will sing. Sunday school at 10:15 a.m.

Boonsboro First Christian Church, Boonsboro, Pastor Dean Miller will preach on Tossing Dice in the Prayer Room at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday.

Broadfording Church of the Brethren Fellowship, Pastor Len Smith will speak on Paul’s Conversion and Yours at the 10:30 a.m. service 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 Ezekiel’s Call vs. Our Call. Pizza will be served. Wednesday programs at 6:45 p.m.

Brownsville Church of the Brethren, the Rev. Ray Brosius will preach at the 8:30 a.m. contemporary and 10:45 a.m. traditional worship services. Esther Kidwell will be worship leader. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m.

Christ Lutheran Church, Pastor Robert McIntyre will speak on The Prayer of Jesus at the 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. services Sunday. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Bible Study Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.

Christ Reformed Church UCC, Shepherdstown, W.Va., the Rev. Ronald Grubb will preach on Garnering Strength for the Journey Through Holy Eavesdropping at the 11 a.m. communion service Sunday.

Christ’s Reformed Church UCC, the Rev. Gregg Meserole will speak at the 9:30 a.m. service Sunday. The topic will be For the Glory of Your Name! Lorraine Barkdoll will be the liturgist and Meserole will bring the children’s message. Members ages 90 and older will be recognized after the service. Church school at 11 a.m.

Christian Science Society, the topic Sunday at 10:30 a.m. will be Soul and Body. Sunday school for young people up to age 20 meets at 10:30 a.m. during worship. First and third Wednesdays, services at 7:30 p.m. at The Reading Room, which is open one hour before and after services.

Church of Christ at Hagerstown, Gerrard Fess will give the message Fired Up 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 Christ in the Great Valley, Boonsboro, Paul Toothman will speak Sunday at 10 a.m. on Jesus Ascends into Heaven. Sunday school begins at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday evening service at 7 p.m. For transportation, call 301-799-9174.

Church of the Holy Trinity UCC, Halfway, the Rev. Timothy Leighton will speak on Faith Confirmed at the 10:45 a.m. service Sunday. Adult Bible study at 9:30 a.m.

Concordia Lutheran Church, the Rev. Emil Gretarsson will lead the 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. communion services Sunday. The topic will be All for One and One for All. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m.

Covenant Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Renee L. Mackey will lead the 10 a.m. service on Bring a Friend to Church Sunday. Her topic will be Spirituality to Go.

Downsville Christian Church, the Rev. Craig Jones will speak on Quit Studying on Sunday at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Jason Malott will be worship leader, and Bev Keller will give the children’s message.

Downsville Church of the Brethren, Sunday at 10:35 a.m., Pastor Wilkie Nunn will speak on We the People. Lynda Matheny will be worship leader. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

Emmanuel United Methodist Church, Pastor Randall S. Reid will preach on 21st-Century Family — Congrats Grads at the 9:30 a.m. service. Light Up Your Life service at 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Go to www.emmanuelumc-hagerstown.org.

First Baptist Church, Pastor Thom Smith will speak at the 11 a.m. service Sunday. His topic will be Kiss of Love.

First Christian Church, Rev. Steven L. Johns-Boehme will speak at 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. Sunday on Placing Your Bets. Sunday school begins at 11:15 a.m. No adult Sunday school.

Germantown Church of God, Pastor Mark Hosler will lead the 8:15 and 10:30 a.m. services Sunday. His topic will be Jesus’ Final Instructions. Children’s church at 10:30 a.m. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m.

Grace Bible Church, Greencastle, Pa., Pastor Greg Kell will speak at the 9:30 a.m. Sunday service on Restored to a Shine. Evening service at 7 p.m. with Rodney and Cheri Frey, missionaries to Argentina. Family night at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Grace Brethren Church, Waynesboro, Pa., Pastor Larry Weber will speak at the 10:40 a.m. service Sunday. His topic will be Head in the Clouds; Feet on the Ground. Christian education at 9:30 a.m. 606 Family Gathering at 6:06 p.m. Wednesday with meal and groups for all ages.

Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, Myersville, Pastor Tim Ritchey Martin will give the message at the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday. The topic will be Born of God. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Hagerstown Church of the Brethren, Pastor Ed Poling will bring the message at the 9 a.m. contemporary worship and the 11 a.m. traditional worship on Music Sunday. His topic will be When Words Cannot Express ... Bring Music! Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m.

Harmony United Methodist Church, Falling Waters, W.Va., Pastor Terri Cofiell will preach at the 9 a.m. traditional and 11:15 a.m. contemporary services Sunday. The topic will be Therefore. Sunday school begins at 10:15 a.m.

Hilltop Christian Fellowship, Clear Spring, coffee and fellowship, and class at 8:15 a.m. features Biblical Eldership: They Smell Like Sheep. Senior Pastor Dennis Whitmore will conduct the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday on Christian Morality. Sunday school at 9:15 a.m. Bible study Wednesday at 7:15 p.m. on Heaven! Don’t Miss It!

John Wesley United Methodist Church, the Rev. Richard Jewell will lead the service and share the message Standing on the Outskirts of Jerusalem at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday. Adult and children’s Sunday school at 9 a.m. Just Kids’ Church at 10:30 a.m.

Longmeadow Church of the Brethren, Missionary from Brazil, David Irving will speak at the 10:35 a.m. service Sunday on How to Survive Times of Change. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Andy Griffith Bible study at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. www.i4weather.net/lcb.html.

Manor Church of the Brethren, Pastor Joy Zepp will give the homily and children’s story at the 10:30 a.m. service. Her topic will be Sent From Heaven Above! Angie Clipp will be worship leader. Manor’s choir will sing, and the church’s organists and pianist will provide special music. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Bible study at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

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

Mount Nebo United Methodist Church, Bob Walker will speak at the 8:30 a.m. contemporary service and the 10:30 a.m. traditional service Sunday on Where Heaven Meets Earth — Are You on God’s Side? Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Mount Tabor Lutheran Church, Clear Spring, Pastor Alllen Reed will preach at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday on Belonging to Jesus. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m.

Mount Zion Lutheran Church, Rohrersville, the Rev. Blaine Feightner will speak at the 8:45 a.m. service Sunday on Power of Prayer.

Otterbein United Methodist Church, the Rev. Stephen Robison will lead the 8:15, 9:45 and 11 a.m. services Sunday. His topic will be MIW. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Otterbein United Methodist Church, Martinsburg, W.Va., the youth will lead the 8:30 a.m. contemporary/praise service and the 10:50 a.m. traditional service on youth Sunday. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Call 304-263-0342.

Paramount Baptist Church, Pastor Larry Rickard’s message at the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday is Friends. Sunday school for all ages starts at 9 a.m. Rickard is conducting a Bible study at 6:50 p.m. Wednesdays. Children’s activities Wednesdays at 6 p.m. and youth group at 6:30 p.m.

Park Road Bible Church, Pastor Ron Key will speak at the 10:45 a.m. service Sunday. His topic will be the First Four Trumpet Judgments. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Evening service at 6 p.m. Wednesday prayer meeting and Bible study at 7 p.m.

Pinesburg Baptist Church, Williamsport, Pastor John Koontz Jr. will preach at the 11 a.m. Sunday morning service on Being Fair to the Lord. Sunday school and youth group at 10 a.m.

Potomac Charge, United Methodist churches of Big Pool, Pastor W. Scott Summers will speak on Lord of the Dance. 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 minister, will preach on Give and Take in the Building Great Relationships sermon series at the 8, 9:20 and 11 a.m. services. Sunday school at 9:20 and 11 a.m.

St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, Williamsport, the Rev. Mark Sandell will preach at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. services Sunday. The topic will be Teaching Them. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Sunday. The youth will host a dessert theater at 6:30 p.m.

St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, Pastor Mike Henning will deliver the sermon Jesus’ Ascension at the 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. services Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

St. James Brethren Church, Lee Solomon will speak at the 8 and 10:30 a.m. services Sunday on Called ... Me? 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 Word is Truth. The children, youth and adult choirs will sing at the second service. Sunday school at 9 a.m. Weekly services of healing and communion are at 12:10 p.m. Thursdays in the chapel.

St. John’s Lutheran Church, informal communion service Sunday in The Tree of Life Worship Center and traditional worship at 11 a.m. Pastor Edward Heim’s topic will be Call to Unity. New Spirit Praise Band and St. John’s youth choir will provide music at the early service, and St. John’s senior, children and handbell choirs will present music at the later service. Gerald McGee will present an organ recital at 3 p.m. Sunday. Mid-week Joy Wednesday at 7 p.m. in Tree of Life Worship Center with Jill Parker of Reach of Washington County, speaking. Pastor Neal Hively will serve communion.

St. John’s Lutheran Church, Martinsburg, W.Va., Pastor James Riley Jr. will preach on About Those Ducks at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. services Sunday. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Bible study at 1 p.m. Wednesday. Friends Feeding Friends free lunch served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Luther Hall Saturday, May 26.

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Boonsboro, the Rev. Anne Weatherholt will preach at the 7:45, 9 and 11 a.m. services Sunday. Go to www.stmarkslappans.org.

St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, the Rev. G. Stanley Steele will preach at the 8:15 service and 10:30 a.m. communion service. The Cherub Choir will present special music at the 10:30 a.m. service. Sunday school begins at 9:15 a.m. The ARK class will serve breakfast at 8:45 a.m.

St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church of Beaver Creek, Pastor Dave Kaplan will speak on Seventh Sunday of Easter at the 8:45 a.m. service Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

St. Paul’s Free Lutheran Church, Leitersburg, Pastor Terry Culler will preach on The Lord’s Ascension at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday. Christian education at 9:15 a.m. Congregation picnic will be at the Ruritan park following the service. Bible study Monday at 7 p.m. and Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Clear Spring, Pastor Allen Reed will speak at the 8:15 a.m. service Sunday on Belonging to Jesus. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m.

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Funkstown, Pastor Doris Doub will preach and preside at the 9 a.m. communion service Sunday. Christian education classes begin at 10:40 a.m. Service of Healing and Hope at 7 p.m. Monday. Bible study Tuesday at 10 a.m. and Thursday at 7 p.m.

St. Paul’s Reformed Church, east of Clear Spring, Pastor John Toms will deliver the message at 11 a.m. Sunday on Graduation Day. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.

St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Clear Spring, the Rev. Elaine Swinehart will speak Sunday on The Haves and the Have Nots — Which are You? at the 10:30 a.m. service of word and sacrament. 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 Dave Kaplan will speak on Seventh Sunday of Easter at the 10:45 a.m. communion 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. The topic will be Who Can Answer Jesus’ Prayers.

Salem Reformed Church, Pastor Stephen Wagoner will speak at the 9:30 a.m. service Sunday on The Pharisee and Tax Collector. J.D. Repp will be the liturgist, and Mary Lou Hollingsworth will give the children’s message. Church school is at 10:40 a.m. Reveal worship service will be at 7 p.m. in the Family Life Center. Todd Bowman will speak.

Sharpsburg Church of the Brethren, the Rev. Jim Peyton will speak at the 10 a.m. service Sunday on Our Amazing God. 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, Gerald Frey will deliver the message Waiting at the 9:15 a.m. service Sunday. Sunday school for all ages at 10:40 a.m. For information, go to www.shilohumchagerstownmd.com.

Trinity Lutheran Church, Hagerstown, the Rev. David G. Oravec will preach and preside on Church Music Sunday at the 9 a.m. communion worship in fellowship hall and the 11 a.m. traditional worship with communion in the nave. The Praise Band will provide music at the 9 a.m. service, and the parish choir will sing at the second service. Sunday school at 9:55 a.m.

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

Unity of Hagerstown, Civil Air Patrol Building, behind Nick’s Airport Inn, Hagerstown, Valorie Kay, a licensed Unity teacher will share original music that expounds spiritual principles. Call Sandy Boyer at 240-409-5940 or e-mail unityhagerstown@live.com.

Van Lear Brethren in Christ Church, Williamsport, Pastor Mike Stine’s message will be The Smell of Clean at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday.

West End Baptist Chapel, Pastor Shane Wilt will preach on  Courageous at the 11 a.m. service Sunday. 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 Sanctified in Truth. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.

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