The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


July 6, 2013

Religion in brief | New pastor named to Calvary UM Church



Roxbury Church

Roxbury Church of the Brethren’s 17th annual outdoor worship service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the church grove, Route 985, Somerset Pike. 

The Rev. Brian Simmons will speak on “Pay Attention to the Fuel Level,” with Scripture from 1 John 5:19.

Roxbury St. Paul

Roxbury St. Paul United Methodist Church, 160 Derby St., Johnstown, welcomes its new pastor, Rev. Bruce Griffith, who will preach on “Change It Up,” based on Hebrews 13:8, during the 8 and 10:30 Sunday worship services.

Second Presbyterian

The Rev. Art Moffat Jr. will speak on “Seeing God in the Ordinary,” with Scripture from Genesis 1, at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service at Second Presbyterian Church, 565 Park Ave., Johnstown.

Summit Chapel UM

Pastor John H. Weaver will preach on “It’s a Good Time for the Church,” based on Luke 10:1-11, during the 9:30 a.m. Sunday service at Summit Chapel United Methodist Church, 2142 William Penn Ave., Johnstown.

Tire Hill Church

The Rev. Frank Young will bring the message “The Man at the Healing Pool, Part 2” at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday service at Tire Hill Church of the Brethren, 665 Tire Hill Road.

A combined vacation Bible school with Carpenter Park and  Stahl Mennonite churches and Tire Hill Church of the Brethren will be held from 6 to 8:15 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Tire Hill church.

Walnut Grove Church

The Rev. Ron Barto will deliver the message “How to Develop Lasting Friendships,” with Scripture from 2 Peter 1:5-7, at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service at Walnut Grove Church of the Brethren,

1068 Bedford St., Johnstown.

Westmont UM

The Rev. Kevin Rea will preach on “Welcome to the Potter’s House,” from Jeremiah 18:1-6, during the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service at Westmont United Methodist Church, 1428 Menoher Blvd., Johnstown.

Vacation Bible school for children ages 4 through Grade 6 will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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