The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

January 10, 2014

Church briefs from Jan. 10, 2014

Herald staff

- — Saturday kids program set at New Virginia U.M.

HERMITAGE – M&M Kids, a Saturday kids/fun time, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in New Virginia United Methodist Church, 1100 S. Keel Ridge Road.

Children in preschool to sixth grade are welcome.

Theme will be “Prayer Helps Us Stand Strong.” Come and make a craft.

Info: 724-346-4306.

BET guest set for concert at Temple of Praise

SHARON – Temple of Praise Church of God in Christ, 170 Sharpsville Ave., will hold “Soldier On,” the second in an annual concert series, at 6 p.m. Saturday.

Featured guests will be first ladies Daphanny C. Baker and Tami Bolling Harrison. Special guest will be David Michael from BET’s “Sunday’s Best.”

Evangelist to speak at New Beginning

GREENVILLE – Evangelist Frank Menhart of Refiner’s Fire Ministries will speak at a 6 p.m. Saturday program in New Beginning Christian Church, 73 Hamburg Road. Pastor Daren Duncan will lead a youth service.

A complimentary breakfast is set for 8 a.m. Saturday; reservations requested at 724-588-1276 or

An offering will be received for Refiner’s Fire Ministries.

Sound Witness to sing at Lebanon Presbyterian

LACKAWANNOCK TOWNSHIP -- Lebanon Presbyterian Church, 2090 Mercer-West Middlesex Road, will host Sound Witness in concert at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Conquerors, singspiration set at New Life Assembly

COOLSPRING TOWNSHIP – New Life Assembly of God, 339 N. Perry Highway, will present The Conquerors in concert at 10:30 a.m. Sunday and will hold a singspiration at 6:30 p.m. Sunday Info: 724-748-1008.

Church hosts guests for installation services

FARRELL -- Community Missionary Baptist Church, 1013 Emerson Ave., in conjunction with the installation of the Rev. Troy D. Hunter as pastor, will host guest speaker the Rev. Dr. Kelvin E. Turner, pastor of Zion Baptist Church, Portsmouth, Va., at a special service at 11 a.m. Sunday in the church.

The installation service is at 4 p.m. in Robert E. Chavers Community Center, 211 Federal St., with Bishop Kenneth Paramore of Christ-Centered Church, Youngstown, and other guests participating.

New Light sets ‘The Light’ adult fellowship

SHARON – New Light Missionary Baptist Church will hold its winter celebration of “The Light,” an adult fellowship with praise dance, singing, poetry, Christian jazz and refreshments, at 8 p.m. Jan. 18 in the church’s Christian education center on the corner of Morrison Street and Cedar Avenue. Featured will be “A Tribute to the King,” honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Participants will be Jeffery Baymon as DJ, Daniele Wilder, mistress of ceremonies and Anthony Phillips as chef.

Ministerial group slates MLK service Jan. 19

FARRELL – Shenango Valley Ministerial Association’s annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. service will be held at 4 p.m. Jan. 19 in Second Baptist Church, 1138 Spearman Ave.

The Rev. Raymond O. Brown, pastor of Mount Olive Baptist Church, Masury, will speak.

End times program at Shiloh Intrusion Ministries

GROVE CITY – “Why is This Happening? Floods, earthquakes, disasters,” a program about end times and the church ages from the book of Revelation, is scheduled from 9:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 1 at Shiloh Intrusion Ministries, 124è S. Center St.

A light lunch will be provided.

Space is limited. Reservations: Pastor Pam Schnelzer, 724-992-9196; or Elder Marge Roxberry, 724-992-1259.