Briefly

Church hosts Shoot for Stars Game Night

SHARPSVILLE – Children and teenagers of all ages are invited to join the Shoot for the Stars Game Night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. today at South Pymatuning Community Church, 3400 Tamarack Drive, Sharpsville.

Set in the theme of the church’s Bible School week, this Trip to Mars Adventure includes games like The Black Hole Challenge, Alien Shooter, Planet Bucket Toss, The Alien Splat—and the granddaddy of all – a Magnificent Martian Maze.

There is no charge for the event, and attendance at the church’s Bible School week is not necessary for enjoying the program. Free refreshments and game prize bags are being given to all who attend. No registration is necessary.

Information, contact the Mars Expedition Leaders, Janet Searle and Pastor Dave at the church, 724-962-4601.

Reed to speak at New Castle Church

NEW CASTLE – Don Reed Sr. will preach on the Ark of the Covenant Sunday at 10 a.m. at the Shepard’s Lighthouse Church, 416 Lyndal Street, New Castle.

At 6 p.m. Sunday the movie “The Don Reed Story: A Life on the Edge of Eternity” will be shown.

Family to give concert at Wayside Church

MERCER – The Craguns, a family singing group from Batavia, Ohio, will present a concert at Wayside Community Church, 1911 Mercer-Grove City Road, Mercer, on June 30.

The concert will be held during the 10:30 a.m. worship service and is open to the public.

There is no admission charge, but an offering will be collected to assist in the family’s concert ministry.

Second Baptist to celebrate 103rd anniversary

SHARPSVILLE – Second Baptist Church, Walnut and High streets, Sharpsville, will celebrate their 103rd Church Anniversary at 11:15 a.m. Sunday.

The guests will be Pastor Brian Johnson and the New Light Missionary Baptist Church. The theme is “Giving Thanks to God for His Mercies Endure Forever” from Psalm 118.

A dinner will be served immediately following morning worship in the Fellowship Hall.

Church to mark pastoral anniversary

SHARON – Cedar Avenue Church of God, 1045 Cedar Ave., Sharon, celebrates the 15th Pastoral Anniversary Services for Rev. Charles W. Johnson Jr.

A pre-anniversary service will be at 7 p.m. today with guest preacher Bishop Alvin McCoy, and an anniversary service will be at 11 a.m. Sunday with guest preacher Vaughn Bell, followed by Bishop Timothy J. Clarke as guest preacher at 5 p.m. 

Church to celebrateAnnual Men’s Day

FARRELL – The men of Second Missionary Baptist Church, 1138 Spearman Avenue, Farrell, will celebrate their “Annual Men’s Day” on Sunday.

The Theme is: “Be An Example” (1 Timothy 4:12).

The guest speaker for the 11 a.m. worship service is Rev. Vincent C. Davis Sr., founder and pastor-teacher of New Creation Bible Fellowship of Warren, Ohio.

Women’s Day Weekend at Greater Morris Chapel

FARRELL – Greater Morris Chapel A.M.E. Church, 926 Darr Ave., Farrell, holds Women’s Day Weekend beginning with a Chat and Chew from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday in the church dining room.

Worship services will be held Sunday at 11 a.m. with guest speaker Apostle Jennifer L. Campbell, pastor of Breath of Life Tabernacle, Hermitage, and 4 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Christina Reed of Payne Chapel, Pittsburgh.

New Life Covenant to mark Men’s Day

SHARON – The Men of New Life Covenant Church, 807 Spruce Ave., Sharon, are having their annual Men’s Day Celebration Sunday at the 11:30 a.m. service. 

The male choir will sing. The guest preacher for the day is Rev. James Hosey of the Valley Baptist Church. The theme for the celebration is “Men, Teach Boys How to be Men” (Prov. 22:6).

Coordinator is Deacon Vincent Chavers of New Life Covenant Church, Sharon.

Fellowship service at New and Living Way

SHARON – Greater New and Living Way, 840 Highland Road, Sharon, holds a Fellowship Service at 1 p.m. Saturday. A repast will follow in the fellowship hall.

Bishop Soward from Charleston, W.Va., along with his evangelistic team and foreign mission director Rev. Nathan Ross will be in service.

Rev. Rose will minister at GNLW Sunday at 10 a.m. and Thursday and June 28 at 7:30 p.m. He will also be at Beautiful Feet Ministry, 5600 Market St., Suite 11 (upstairs), Youngstown, at 5 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Shiloh Intrusion, 124 S. Center St., Grove City; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Eagles Can Fly Ministries, 1145 Stiles St., Warren, Ohio, and 11 a.m. June 30 at Solomon’s Porch Apostolic Assembly, 202 E. 11th St., Erie.

Friendship Baptist to celebrate Men’s Way

FARRELL – The men of Friendship Baptist Church, 339 Spearman Ave., Farrell, will celebrate the annual Men’s Way at the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday.

The messenger will be Isaiah Irby, associate minister at Mt. Zion Church of God in Christ.

Living Hope Fellowship welcomes all for worship

SHARON – Living Hope Fellowship, a ministry of the Orthodox Presbyterian Church, welcomes all ages to meet at 3 p.m. on Sundays at Allen Hall in St. John’s Episcopal Church, 226 W. State St., Sharon (ground level, free parking and handicap accessible).

Info: 724-699-3397; ptavares1352@ comcast.net or https://livinghopesharon. org

Mercer UM hosts Summer Smile Day Camp

MERCER – Mercer United Methodist Church will host Summer Smile Day Camp from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Tuesday through Aug. 13 at Brandy Springs Park.

There will be fun games, a Bible lesson, lunch, crafts and friendships. Children ages preschool through those going into sixth grade are welcome.

The event is free. Lunch is provided and is also free.

Woodson to speak at Word of Life

GREENVILLE – Rev. Woody Woodson will speak at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. June 30 at Word of Life Christian Center, 127 Wasser Road, Greenville.

Trinity Presbyterian Church slates music series

MERCER – Trinity Presbyterian Church, 110 E. Market St., holds its Summer Music Series during the 11 a.m. service.

During June special music will be presented by: the Vacation Bible School children on Sunday; and vocalist Pamela Courtney on June 30.

Others in the summer music series are: pianist Carol Mixer, July 7; vocalist Karla Snyder, July 14; instrumentalists Glenn Buchanan, July 21 and Michael Peterson, July 28; and vocalists Ellen Campbell, Aug. 4; Hugh Ringer, Aug. 11, and Vicky Long, Aug. 18. The series concludes with the Trinity Recorder Trio on Aug. 25.

Guest pianists and organists playing for summer services are: Ellen Campbell, Sunday; Carol Mixer, July 7, and Dana Eade, Aug. 25.

Service schedule at Orangeville Baptist

SHARPSVILLE – Services for Orangeville Baptist Church, 7600 Orangeville Road, Sharpsville, are Sunday school for all ages at 10 a.m., followed by worship at 11 a.m.

There is a Wednesday evening prayer and Bible study at 7 p.m.

Info: Contact the church or Pastor Harley Williams at 330-718-0119.

Living Faith Christian service times

FARRELL – Worship for Living Faith Christian Church, 829 New Castle Road, Farrell (in the plaza) will be at 11 a.m. Sunday.

A discipleship class will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Pastors Cary and Chris and lay pastor Frank will also have a 9 a.m. class every third and fourth Saturday at Whispering Oaks, 260 S. Buhl Farm Drive, Hermitage.