The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

December 20, 2013

Religion briefs from Dec. 20, 2013

Herald staff

- — Bethlehem journey at Calvary church tonight

COOLSPRING TOWNSHIP – “A Journey Through Bethlehem” will be presented at 7 p.m. today in Calvary Fellowship Chapel, 1033 N. Perry Highway. Those attending will see shepherds in the fields. King Herod on the throne and the manger where the baby Jesus was born.

The free program will include hot chocolate and a free gift.

New Light sets ‘The Light’ adult fellowship

SHARON – New Light Missionary Baptist Church will hold “The Light,” an adult fellowship with praise dance, singing, poetry, Christian jazz and refreshments, at 8 p.m. Saturday in the church’s Christian education center, on the corner of Morrison Street and Cedar Avenue.

Participants will be Jeffery Baymon as DJ, and Danielle Wilder, mistress of ceremonies.

Covenant couple to play at Central Christian

HERMITAGE – Central Christian Church, 218 Meadowbrook Road, will celebrate “Christmas Sunday” at the 10:15 service Sunday. Special music will be provided by Jeff and Becky Johns of Covenant Presbyterian Church of Sharon. Communion will be celebrated.

South Py Community Church cantata Sunday

SOUTH PYMATUNING TOWNSHIP -- The adult choir of South Pymatuning Community Church, 3400 Tamarack Drive, will present a cantata, “Bethlehem Morning,” during the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday.

Info: 724-962-4601.

Children’s pageant slated at Trinity Presbyterian

MERCER – Children at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 110 East Market St., will present a Christmas pageant during the 11 a.m. service Sunday.

The church is accessible for everyone. An adult-supervised nursery is available.

Info and transportation: 724-662-2680.

Temple of Praise slates youth program

SHARON – The youth department of Temple of Praise Church of God in Christ, 170 N. Sharpsville Ave., will present a program of songs, recitations and mimes at 5 p.m. Sunday.

Christmas praise to ring from Wilmington Alliance

NEW WILMINGTON – New Wilmington Alliance Church, 127 N. New Castle St., will hold “A Night of Christmas Praises” at 6 p.m. Sunday. The audience will participate in carol singing with some of New Wilmington’s best musical talent.

Candlelight, story marks holiday at Zion’s Church

TRANSFER – Zion’s United Church of Christ, 17 Church St., will celebrate the birth of Christ at 7 p.m. Monday with the reading of a children’s story, “The Legend of the Candy Cane,” climaxing with a candlelight service.

Miracle Valley to present children’s program

HERMITAGE – Miracle Valley, 2119 Valley View Road, will present a children’s Christmas program at 10:30 a.m. Sunday.  

Bruce Richael Ministries marks 35th anniversary

FARRELL -- The congregation of Love Christian Center, 411 Hamilton Ave., will celebrate the 35th anniversary of Bruce Richael Bible Ministries Inc. at 7 p.m. Dec. 29. Speaker will be Pastor E.P. Adams, accompanied by his congregation and worship team from the Old Glory Church, Youngstown.

Theme: “Jesus!”

Deliverance services set at New & Living Way

FARRELL – New and Living Way Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ, 927 Lee Ave., will hold an hour of restoration and deliverance, “Power of Deliverance,” at 10 a.m. each Thursday in the church.