2009-03-12 / Community Bulletin Board

RELIGION

River Oaks Helpline A Christian crisis counseling/prayer phone line is now available. Caring and compassionate Christian volunteers are available from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily to listen, pray with you and help to find solutions for the challenges you are facing. Help is just a phone call away. Call 717-325-4200.

Movie The movie "Fireproof" will be shown at Center United Methodist Church on Sunday, March 22, at 6:00 p.m. "Fireproof" is a family-oriented movie that deals with a fireman's relationship with his job, his family and his God. Movie, drinks and popcorn are free. The church is located off Rt. 655 between Forbes Road School and Waterfall on the Dublin Mills Road.

Easter Services Buck Valley Christian Church Easter service schedule is as follows: Thursday, April 9 - Maundy Thursday service with communion at 7:00 p.m;. Sunday, April 12 - sunrise service at 7:30 a.m.; breakfast at 8:30 a.m.; children's Easter lesson at 9:00 a.m. and worship service at 9:45 a.m. More information may be obtained by calling 717-294-3940.

Concert Orchard Ridge First Church of God will hold a concert on March 14 with Wade Spencer at 7:00 p.m. For directions and more information call 301-678-5423.

Spring Roundup Immanuel Bible Church, Three Springs, will hold a spring roundup event on Sunday, April 26, (raindate May 3). The Roundup event (Rally Day type event where kids invite lots friends) is at the UR OK corral at Immanuel Bible Church, 22054 Starr Rd, Three Springs. Fun and games, including lasso competition at 4:30 p.m.; covered dish picnic at 5:45 p.m.; and at 6:30 music featuring The Aughwick Band. All are welcome. Bring a lawnchair and cowboy type covered dish for the picnic.

Lenten Services McConnellsburg United Presbyterian Church is offering Lenten services every Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. The church is located at the corner of South Second and Maple streets. More information may be obtained by calling 485-4400. Everyone is welcome. Soup dinners are also offered on Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m.

Lenten Services Lenten services will be held March 1 through April 5 at the following locations: March 15 - Fort Littleton Bible Church, Rev. Hamilton; March 22 - Fort Littleton Bible Church, Rev. Williams; March 29 - Lauarel Ridge Big Cove Tannery, Rev. Rowe; April 5 - Church of God, Rev. Strait.

Women's Event Please join the ladies of Immanuel Bible Church for a fun and encouraging "Simply Beautiful" Women's Event on Saturday, March 28, 2009. Our day will begin at 9:00 a.m. with speaker and singer, Renée Martin, of "Renée Martin Ministries." The event is from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. There is no cost to attend this event. All ages welcome. There will be workships, not just childcare for those 10 and under. All ladies and girls age 11 and up are invited to attend. Dress is casual and comfortable. Please send an e-mail to Amy at aarmagost@ yahoo.com or call Valerie at 814-448-2492 to provide your name and the number of ladies and children that will be in attendance. RSVP by Monday, March 16, 2009. Renee will also be sharing her life story at the 10:00 a.m. worship service on Sunday, March 29.

Southern Gospel Concert A Southern gospel concert will be held at Immanual Bible Church, Three Springs, on Friday, April 3, at 7:00 p.m. The Dixie Melody Boys will be appearing.

Lenten Worship Services All are welcome to meet each Sunday in Lent at 6:30 p.m., alternating between St. Paul's UCC in Mc- Connellsburg at 228 North Second Street and Trinity UCC in Fort Loudon at 13189 Main Street. Refreshments will be served. March 15 and 29 at Trinity and March 22 and April 5 at St. Paul's. Meet at 6:10 p.m. at St. Paul's if wanting a ride to Fort Loudon.

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