2011-08-18 / Community Bulletin Board


Homecoming Sideling Hill Christian Church will be celebrating its annual homecoming on Sunday, September 4. Services include Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. Worship services at 10:30 a.m., followed by a basket lunch at noon. An afternoon service will be held at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Delmas Bard providing the message. There will also be a hymn sing at 7 p.m. All are welcome, please join in the worship and fellowship. The church is located at 10424 Sipes Mill Road, Needmore. Block Party

Rehoboth New Life will be holding its second annual community block party Saturday, September 3, at the Needmore Firehall from noon til 4 p.m. The day will feature free clothes/toys, free food and drinks, free games, moon bounce, slide and many giveaways, including four bicycles. There will also be live Christian music featuring some local ministries, singers and special guest Phillip Johnson. Bring family and lawn chairs and enjoy the afternoon. For more information, call 717-496-7558 or rnlministries.org. Sorry no early birds. Bible Study

McConnellsburg Women’s Bible Study (MWBS) will be starting an eight-week Bible study on Thursdays, beginning September 15, from 9:30 a.m. to noon, at Cito United Methodist Church. This study is called “the Invisible War” by Chip Ingram and deals with the reality that every born-again believer faces that of spiritual warfare. Refreshments and childcare are provided. More information may be obtained by calling 485-3975. White Church Services

McConnellsburg United Presbyterian Church will hold its annual service at White Church at Union Cemetery on Sunday, September 4, at 10 a.m. The interior of the church ahs just undergone a year-long extensive interior restoration and now appears much as it did when the church was built in 1879. Still lacking electrical power, the building has natural lighting and a wonderful breeze through its large windows making a great setting to reflect on the generations that have worshipped before us. Rev. Evan R. Smith will be leading worship and there will be special a cappella music. All are welcome to participate in the service and see the renovations. A ramp has been installed to eliminate steps into the building. The church is located four miles south of Mc- Connellsburg along Route 522.

Tonoloway Primitive Baptist Church Annual Fall Service

Tonoloway Primitive Baptist Church Annual Fall Service

The Friends of Tonoloway will hold its annual fall service October 2 at historic Tonoloway Primitive Baptist Church in Thompson Township, Fulton County. The 2 p.m. service will include an inspirational message by Mac Miller, associate pastor at Pleasant Ridge Church of the Brethren; special music; and congregational hymns. Refreshments will be served in the churchyard following the service. Established in 1752, Tonoloway is Fulton County’s oldest church and is located on Thompson Road (state Route 655) two miles north of Hancock, Md. Friends of Tonoloway is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of Tonoloway Primitive Baptist Church. Presbyterian Church Fall Schedule

McConnellsburg United Presbyterian Church announces its return to a fall schedule beginning September 11 with Sunday School for all ages starting at 9:30 a.m., fellowship time at 10:30 a.m., and worship starting at 11 a.m. The church is located at the corner of South Second and Maple streets. Additional information may be obtained by calling the church office at 485-4400 or at www.mupc.org. Special Speaker

Dr. Jeremy and Niki Mays will be ministering at Rehoboth New Life August 21. Services will be held Sunday during the 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. services and also on Monday thru Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. nightly. Pastor Lowell Bard invites all to attend. RNL is located across from the Needmore Firehall at 8323 Great Cove Rd, Needmore. For more info, call 717-496-7558.

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