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Palmerton - Lehighton

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Trinity happenings

Sunday worship at Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton, begins at 9 a.m. Guest pastor the Rev. Manfred Bahmann presides. Musical selections will be provided by the Trinity Praise Band. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Free yoga sessions are available Friday afternoons from 2-3 p.m. Enter at the Third Street office door to go to the youth room. Bring your own mat and water. No baby-sitting service is available.

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Trinity Happenings

Sunday worship with Holy Communion at Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., starts at 9 a.m. Recognition of Trinity members who are graduating from high school, technical school, college or institutions of higher learning will be observed.

Guest speaker Chelle Huth of Theological Education with Youth will speak about the program, and will be available following the worship service for a Q & A session.

Designated pastor the Rev. Nancy Moore presides. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Community meal

A free community meal will be served at St. John's United Church of Christ, 891 Columbia Ave., Palmerton on Tuesday from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

The menu will be baked sausage with peppers and onions, pierogies in butter and onions, baked beans, and light desserts such as pudding, fruit, etc.

Pope Francis was recently quoted as saying, "Pray for the hungry ... and then feed them because that is what prayer is all about." Hearing the Gospel message and living it are two different things.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Holy Trinity

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 502 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton, will hold worship services at 8 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday. During the 10:45 a.m. service will be communion, and confirmation will also take place.

The last day of Sunday school will be June 7 with Sundaes in the Park. On June 21, Holy Trinity will begin its summer worship service at 9 a.m.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Trinity Happenings

Sunday worship with Holy Communion at Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., starts at 9 a.m. Guest pastor the Rev. Jerry Smith presides. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Free yoga sessions are available Friday afternoons, 2-3 p.m. Enter at the Third Street office door to go to the youth room.

Bring your own mat and water. No baby-sitting service is available.

First Tuesday quiet Communion is 10 a.m. June 2.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Bethany EC

This Week at Bethany Evangelical Congregational Church, 22 North St. Sunday worship, the Rev. Jeff Stansbury, pastor, 10:45 a.m. Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. with classes for all ages, including adult Bible study class.

Tuesday: Ladies Bible study at the church, 10 a.m.

Wednesday: Prayer meeting, 7 p.m.

Thursday: choir rehearsal, 7 p.m.

Friday: True Women Bible Study & Play Group, 9 a.m.; Wrapped in Prayer Ministry, 7 p.m.

Upcoming events:

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Palmerton Camera Club meeting

The Palmerton Camera Club will hold a macro photography workshop at 7:30 p.m. May 28 at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 502 Lafayette Ave. in Palmerton.

Meetings are open to the public.

Bring your camera and tripod to the meeting for an evening of macro work.

Good macro photography is not simply standing close to the subject and pressing the button. The general rules of macro photography are really only guidelines to get you started. There is room for lots of experimentation and imagination.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Trinity Happenings

Sunday worship with Holy Communion at Trinity Lutheran Church, 123 S. Third St., starts at 9 a.m. Music appreciation will be observed. Designated pastor the Rev. Nancy Moore presides. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Sunday school closing program for students ages 3 through grade 12 starts at 10:30 in Luther Hall. Classes resume in September.

Free yoga sessions are available Friday afternoons, 2-3 p.m. Enter at the Third Street office door to go to the youth room. Bring your own mat and water. No babysitting service is available.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Blood drive

Miller-Keystone Blood Center's community blood drive on May 4 drew 59 registrants. It was sponsored by Joyce Martin, Nancy Nothstein and Paula Semmel in memory of Jean Behler, a longtime blood drive volunteer.

The following donors reached various gallon levels: Kyle Ahner, 11 gallons; Richard Bobal, 8 gallons; Robert Stevenson, 6 gallons (in Palmerton); Mary Eckhart, 5 gallons; William Hayes and Shirley Kuntz, 4 gallons; William Gallagher, 3 gallons; Brent Green, 1 gallon.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Franklin Township

Senior citizens meeting

Franklin Senior Citizens meeting will take place from 10 a.m. to noon on May 20 at Jacob's United Church of Christ, 138 Franklin St, Weissport. Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month.

All are welcome.

Lunch will be included. Play four or six handed pinochle or Kings on the Corner.

For information, call 610-377-5192.