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Palmerton - Lehighton

Friday, May 16, 2014

Trinity happenings

Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton will hold a 9 a.m. Sunday worship. Music will be provided by the Trinity Praise Band. Guest pastor, the Rev. Gerald Rounds presides. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Sunday School classes meet for students ages 3 through grade 12 at 10:30 a.m. The final session before the summer break is Sunday.

Scholarships are available for 2014 higher education and nursing. Application deadline is June 1. Contact the church office at via email telc1872@ptd.net or phone 610-377-4303 for application forms.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

The Palmerton Over-60-Club will meet at noon, Tuesday, May 20, at Palmerton Borough Hall.

The program will feature Kathy Long, storyteller.

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Trinity happenings

Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton will hold a 9 a.m. Sunday worship. Music will be provided by the Trinity Praise Band. Guest pastor, the Rev. Gerald Rounds will preside. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Sunday School classes meet for students age 3 through grade 12 at 10:30 a.m. The final session before the summer break is May 18.

The Rev. Grube is leading a Bible seminar on death and dying at 10:30 a.m. Sunday's topic is "Society's views on death and dying."

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

St. George's Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church

St. George's Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church, at 730 Church St, Palmerton, will have a service at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 10.

Historical society

The Monday, May 12 meeting of the Palmerton Area Historical Society will feature Scott Everett, trail manager of the Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor.

He will present a PowerPoint program on "Past, Present, and Future" of the 165-mile D&L Trail, which goes through the Lehigh Gap area.

There will be ample time for questions and answers.

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Trinity happenings

Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton will hold First Saturday worship service at 5 p.m. with Holy Communion. The Rev. Michael Frost, pastor of Zions Stone Church, New Ringgold, will preside.

Sunday worship with Holy Communion is at 9 a.m. Interim pastor, the Rev. Guy R. Grube, will preside. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Sunday School classes meet for students ages 3 through grade 12 at 10:30 a.m. The final session before the summer break is May 18.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Newspaper drive

Members of St. John's Lutheran Church will hold their monthly newspaper drive on Saturday. There will be one sweep of the Palmerton, Aquashicola and Little Gap areas beginning at 8 a.m.

Papers should be bundled and placed within sight of the collectors. They are collecting papers only, no magazines. The shiny inserts are acceptable. They also need grocery size brown paper bags.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Trinity happenings

Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton will hold a 9 a.m. Sunday worship. Music will be provided by the Trinity Praise Band. Guest pastor, the Rev. Gerald Rounds presides. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Sunday School classes meet for students ages 3 through grade 12 at 10:30 a.m. The final session before the summer break is May 18.

Scholarships are available for 2014 higher education and nursing. Application deadline is June 1. Contact the church office at via email telc1872@ptd.net or phone 610-377-4303 for application forms.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Trinity happenings

Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., will hold Holy Week worship opportunities.

At 7 p.m. Maundy Thursday services will include Holy Communion.

Fifth-grade candidates receive their first holy communion after weeks of instruction.

Good Friday Tenebrae worship will be at 7 p.m.

On Saturday Vigil of Easter with holy communion will be at 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Bethany events

Bethany Evangelical Congregational Church, North Street, Lehighton, will hold prayer meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

The Maundy Thursday service with communion will be at 7 p.m.

On Good Friday, the church will be open from noon to 3 p.m.

The church is open for anyone from the community for meditation and reflection.

Organ music will reflect the solemn time of the crucifixion.

Easter Sunrise service will be held at 6:30 a.m. followed by a breakfast.

There will be a 9:30 a.m. Sunday school and Easter Worship Service at 10:45 a.m.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Trinity happenings

Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St. in Lehighton will hold Palm Sunday worship with distribution of palm fronds and a procession at 9 a.m. Interim pastor, the Rev. Guy R. Grube, will preside. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Sunday School classes meet for students ages 3 through grade 12 at 10:30 a.m. in the parish hall. Students and staff receive palm fronds and parade around the block (weather permitting).