The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


November 24, 2012

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Laurel Trinity

Holy Communion will be celebrated at 8:45 and 11:15 a.m. Sunday at Laurel Trinity Lutheran Church, 7520 Somerset Pike, Jennerstown.

Church school will begin at 10, followed by a youth and family Thanksgiving dinner at 12:30.

Bible study will be held at 8 a.m. Wednesday at Coal Miner’s Cafe in Jennerstown.

Information: 629-9288.

Maple Spring

The Rev. Guy Myers will speak about “Intimacy With God,” with Scripture from Exodus 33:1-11, during the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service at Maple Spring Church of the Brethren, 106 Spring Road, Hollsopple.

Children’s church will be available for children ages 4 through Grade 6.

Sunday school will begin at 9:40.

Kidz Club and Sunday Nite Youth will meet from 6:30 to 8.


Mount Hope UM

The Rev. Jason McQueen will lead a worship service at 9 a.m. Sunday at Mount Hope United Methodist Church, 258 Mount Hope Road, South Fork.

Luella Krieger will present “Visitors from the Past – Elizabeth.”

Sunday school will begin at 10:30.

Wednesday Bible study will be held at 7 p.m.

Information: 535-5698.

Moxham Brethren

The Rev. William Wenger will deliver the message “The Glories of Heaven,” with Scripture readings taken from Revelation 21:1-6 and 22:1-6, during the 10:10 a.m. Sunday worship service at Moxham Church of the Brethren, 536 Grove Ave., Johnstown.

Judy Baxter will read Scripture from Psalm 16.

Audrey Wenger will lead story time with the children.

The cathedral choir will sing “Here I Am to Worship,” directed by Bette Poltrack.

Sunday school will begin at 9.

Nanty Glo UM

Nanty Glo United Methodist Church of the Bright Hope Parish will hold a Hanging of the Greens service, under the direction of Marlene James, at 9:30 a.m. Sunday.

Members of the church will explain the meaning of the different decorations of the season.

The church is located at 998 Lloyd St.

Park Avenue UM

The Rev. Kathleen Schoeneck, pastor of Park Avenue United Methodist Church, 700 Park Ave. in the Moxham section of Johnstown, will speak on “Christ the King” during the 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service.

The choir anthem will be “Let There Be Peace.”

The greeters will be Denny and Sandy Hershberger.

Sunday school will begin at 9:15.

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