Briefly

First Assembly of God plans Good Friday, Easter services

HERMITAGE – First Assembly of God, 1455 N. Keel Ridge Road, Hermitage, holds Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday services.

Schedule of services for Sundays are: Morning worship at 9 and 11 a.m.; Sunday School for all ages 10 a.m. with Children’s Church at 11 a.m., Connect Groups at 6 p.m. and Re:volution Student Ministries at 6 p.m.

Refueled Bible Studies at 7 p.m. is held on Wednesdays.

Nursery provided for all services.

Easter party planned at West Hill Ministries

SHARON – West Hill Ministries holds a family Easter party and egg hunt at 1 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church, 301 W. State St., Sharon.

Start in the sanctuary for fun, kids music, door prizes, egg hunt, treat bags, cupcakes and ice cream.

Palm Sunday procession in Sharon

SHARON – A Palm Sunday Procession will begin at 10 a.m. Sunday in the First Baptist Church parking lot, 301 W. State St., Sharon.

A miniature donkey will go down State Street and left onto Irvine Avenue to Silver Street. Visitors may walk the procession route or wave palms as the procession passes by.

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 service Sunday.

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.

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.

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.

An Easter egg hunt is set for April 20 at Andy Dorick Park, 7983 Hartford St., right in Orangeville. Registration at 9:30 a.m. and hunt begins at 10 a.m. All children younger than age 12 are welcome.

There will be an Easter breakfast and a Men’s Prayer breakfast at 10 a.m. at the church.

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.