Trinity happenings

Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton will hold 26th Sunday after Pentecost worship with Holy Communion at 9 a.m. The Rev. Don Hayn will preside. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

There will be no Sunday School classes meeting Nov. 17. The annual congregational meeting will begin at 10:15 a.m. with important items including the election of council members.

A Pork and Sauerkraut dinner to benefit one of Trinity's members fighting the effects of late stage breast cancer and struggling with medical bills is Friday, Nov 15. More information is available by contacting the church office at 610-377-4303.

A Community pre-Thanksgiving worship service will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Matthew Martin, of "End Hunger NE" organization, Marshfield, Mass., will participate as homilist.

"Sing the Songs of Bethlehem" cantata is 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30. Presented by the sanctuary choir, the service of lessons and carols will be accompanied by a chamber orchestra and harp. Everyone is welcome.

Thanksgiving eve service

Faith United Church, 678 Pine St., Palmerton, will hold Thanksgiving Eve services at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27. For more information, call 610-852-2805.

Lehighton Bible Church news

Lehighton Bible Church, Jamestown and Center streets, Lehighton, will hold a hymn sing at 7 p.m., Thursday Nov. 21, at Mahoning Valley Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Mahoning.

A Men's breakfast and fellowship will be held at 8 a.m. at the Beacon 443 Diner.

A Thanksgiving Eve service will be held at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 27. Following the service there will be fellowship and refreshments.

Ladies Night Out at the Old Time Christmas in Jim Thorpe will be held Friday, Dec. 13.

Christmas caroling at the Lehighton High Rise will take place on Saturday Dec. 21.

Weekly services are held at 6:30 p.m., 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Sunday. All are welcome.

Bethany E.C. Church news

Bethany EC Church, North Street, Lehighton, holds weekly services, 9:30 a.m. Sunday School for all ages; 10:45 a.m. Sunday morning worship; 10 a.m. Tuesday, women's Bible study; 7 p.m. Wednesday, pray meeting; 7 p.m. Friday, Wrapped in Prayer ministry; and at 6 p.m. Monday, Kid's Club for children ages kindergarten to fourth grade.

Shoebox gifts for Operation Christmas Child are due by Nov. 17.

A DVD "Judgement: Isaiah 9:10" will be shown at 7 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 17 and Sunday, Nov. 24.

Lehighton AMVETS to meet

Lehighton AMVETS, Elwood Miller Post 106 will meet at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 17, at the Lehighton V.F.W., South Street, Lehighton.