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Rev. Jordan to lead Second Baptist service

SHARPSVILLE – Rev. Calvin Jordan, associate minister at Second Missionary Baptist Church, Farrell, will bring the Word at Second Baptist Church, Walnut and High streets in Sharpsville, on Sunday at the 11:15 a.m. worship service.

Rev. James McKeithan is host pastor.

Greater Morris Chapel hosts Missionary Sunday

FARRELL – Greater Morris Chapel A.M.E. Church, 926 Darr Ave., Farrell, hosts Missionary Sunday this Sunday.

Guest speaker will be David Moore of Bethel A.M.E., Tarentum, Pa.

Host Pastor is Mark K. Alexander.

SRU choir to perform at Beloved Disciple

GROVE CITY – Slippery Rock University Women’s Choir will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Church of the Beloved Disciple, 1310 S. Center St. Ext., Grove City.

All are welcome.

Blue Army to meet April 6 at Notre Dame

HERMITAGE – The Blue Army of Mercer County will meet April 6, immediately following 9 a.m. Mass at Notre Dame Church, Hermitage, in the founders’ room.

Visitors who are interested in the Blue Army are welcome to attend.

Greater Mount Zion slates revival

FARRELL – The Missionary Department of Greater Mt. Zion Church of God in Christ will hold a revival April 9-11 at 7 p.m. The focus will be Psalms 107:2 “Let the redeemed of the lord say so...”

Guest speaker will be Dr. Eugene Austin from Morning Star Baptist Church, Virginia Beach, Va.

The following groups will perform: April 9, Demond Bell and Voices of Praise of New Life Baptist Church, Apollo, Pa.; April 10, Community Praise Team from Community Baptist Church, Farrell; and April 11, Community Praise Team of Community Church of God in Christ, Warren, Ohio.

Greater Mt. Zion COGIC superintendent is Tyrone Steals, and district missionary is Tracy L. Steals.

Holy Trinity Lutheran offers Meals on Wheels

GROVE CITY – Do you find it difficult to cook your own meals? Is grocery shopping a hardship? Are you recovering from a temporary illness, injury or surgery? Try Meals on Wheels.

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Grove City prepares nutritious, ready-to-eat meals specially prepared and delivered Monday through Friday.

Each delivery comes with a warm smile from a friendly face.

If you are interested in enrolling yourself or a loved one in the program, call site coordinator at 724-458-5371.

Three-week series focuses on hope

SHARPSVILLE – A three-week series of messages with the theme of hope will be presented by Dr. B.J. Rudge and Chaplain Bill Rudge at South Pymatuning Community Church, 3400 Tamarack Drive, Sharpsville, during the 10:30 a.m. worship services Sunday, April 7 and April 14.

Topics include “Pressing Toward God in the Midst of Grief and Suffering” as well as “Trusting God in the Midst of the Impossible.”

Bill and B.J. Rudge have spoken more than 3,000 times at schools, colleges, military bases, prisons, churches and leadership conferences throughout the United States and in more than 25 countries. They have authored 10 books with more than 1 million distributed in more than 140 countries. 

Information: Contact the church or Senior Pastor David Searle at 724-962-4601 or follow information on the church Facebook page.

Community Missionary Baptist hosts speaker

FARRELL – The Senior Missionary Department of Community Missionary Baptist Church, 1013 Emerson Ave., Farrell, will be in charge Sunday.

Minister Joan Jones from Christian Center Church, Youngstown, will be the guest speaker at the 11 a.m. service. 

IHS Gospel Ministries hosts Bible study

HERMITAGE – IHS Gospel Ministries, 786 Karen Lane, Hermitage, holds Bible study from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday.

Beginning Wednesday, Pastor Ty Sabella will lead in the study entitled “The Drama of the Mighty Acts of God: 

Act 1: Christ: The Grand Miracle.

Act II: The New People of God.

Act III: The Ultimate Act.

Info: 724-981-7347 or 724-699-2094.

Youth Appreciation Day service Sunday

FARRELL – Pastor Bruce A. Richael and the congregation of Love Christian Center, 411 Hamilton Ave., Farrell, will have a guest speaker for its Youth Appreciation Day service at 6:30 p.m. Sunday.

 Speaker will be Bishop Paul Pegues of Youngstown. 

Community Service Awards will be presented by both the Youth Ministry of Love Christian Center and also Jim and Rachel Richardson of Sarah’s Butterfly Foundation of Grove City.

A worship service will follow with take-home blessings to be presented to youth afterwards.

New Lebanon Community hosts simulcast program

SANDY LAKE – New Lebanon Community Church, 4166 Mercer St., Sandy Lake, hosts a simulcast with Priscilla Shirer on April 6.

The program, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., offers a day of worship, laughter, teaching, learning and new friendships.

Breakfast, lunch and snacks provided (donations will be accepted to help offset expenses).

Reservations, call 724376-7308.

Night of Praise at Helping Hands Center

STONEBORO – Lakeview Area Helping Hands Center’s Night of Praise is set for 6:30 p.m. May 5 at Clarks Mills United Methodist Church, 3813 Hadley Road, Clarks Mills.

There will be a free-will offering.

Services scheduled 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.

The church is collecting food for the food pantry. Items being collected include: breakfast items, cereals, oatmeal, etc., personal care items such as soaps, deodorants, laundry soaps, toothbrushes, toothpaste, paper towels, toilet tissue, etc.

Anyone in need should contact the church or Pastor Harley Williams at 330-718-0119.

Living Faith Christian sets 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, Chris and Lay Pastor Frank will also have a 9 a.m. Sunday service at Whispering Oaks, 260 S. Buhl Farm Drive, Hermitage.

Valley United Methodists plan Lenten services

SHENANGO VALLEY – Join the Shenango Valley Cluster of the United Methodist Churches as they gather to share a Lenten journey.

Each Sunday at 7 p.m. participants will gather at a different United Methodist Church for worship, music and to hear one of the area pastors share “The Good News.”

Each evening will end with a time of fellowship and refreshments provided by the host church.

Host churches and speakers are: Sunday, Hickory UMC, Rev. Mark Goswick; April 7, West Middlesex UMC with Rev. Doug Dyson; and April 14, Sharon First UMC with Rev. Jodie Smith, D.S.

Lenten luncheon series scheduled

GREENVILLE – Calvary United Methodist Church is hosting the annual Lenten Luncheon series held on Wednesdays during Lent.

Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. (cost is $5 for adults and $2.50 for children).

The program which follows each luncheon includes special music and a guest speaker.

This year’s schedule is: Wednesday, North Salem UMC with special music by The Singing Chargers and speaker Rev. Jim Chapin of Living Word; and April 10, First UMC with special music by Don Henley and Jim Vasconi and speaker Rev. Dennis Henley of Ingomar UMC of Pittsburgh.

Info: Carol Branch, 724-588-4403 or Linda-Lu Lawton, 724-588-9712.

Sharon First UM schedules services

SHARON – Sharon First United Methodist Church, 237 W. Silver St., Sharon, offers these services every Sunday: 9 a.m. worship, break fast at 9:30 a.m., Adult Church School at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m.