The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


October 13, 2012

Religion in brief | Ministers will lead trip to Holy Land

Johnstown — The Rev. Jon Gulnac and the Rev. Larry Rowe will lead a tour to the Holy Land in March.

The journey will begin at Petra and include Jerusalem, Bethlehem, the Garden of Gethsemane, Nazareth and conclude at the Sea of Galilee.

To join the tour, call Gulnac at 495-8096 or Rowe at 691-0020.

St. Clement hosting public square rosary

A public square rosary in honor of the Lady of Fatima will begin at noon today in the parking lot of St. Clement Roman Catholic Church, 114 Lindberg Ave., Upper Yoder Township.

Education class open to all denominations

An Education for Ministry class will offer lay people theological education in the Old and New Testaments, church history and modern Christian thought.

The study is open to all denominations with John and Annis Rogers as the mentors.

Information: St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 535-6797.

Hymn sing Sunday in Northern Cambria

Cambria County Hymn Sing will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Goodridge Church of God, 626 Goodridge Road, Northern Cambria.

Grace Lutheran hosting hymn sing

The churches of the West End will hold a hymn sing at 7 p.m. Sunday at Grace Lutheran Church, 246 Chandler Ave., Johnstown. A social will follow.

-- Beth Sholom

Bereshit morning service will be held at 9:30 today at Beth Sholom Congregation, 700 Indiana St., Johnstown.

Candlelighting will be held at 6:12 p.m. Friday, followed by Shabbat Eve service at 7:30.

-- Beulah UM

Mission Sunday will be celebrated during the 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service at       Beulah United Methodist Church, 716 Bedford St., Johnstown.

The Rev. Jeffrey Popson will deliver the message “Thorns of Grace,” based on 2 Corinthians 12:7-10.

Thomas Woods will speak about the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

A contemporary service will begin at 8:30 a.m., followed by Sunday school at 9:25.

-- Community Open Door

Pastor Charles H. Zimmerman will speak on “Slaying the Giant of Our Day” during the 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service at Community Open Door Church, Menoher Boulevard and Luzerne Street, Johnstown.

Nan Zimmerman will present a children’s message on “David and Goliath.”

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