Jim Thorpe news
The Hazleton/Lehighton Cluster Women of the ELCA will gather at St. John's Lutheran Church, 6th and North streets, Jim Thorpe, for the Fall Cluster event on Saturday, Sept. 25, 8:45 until noon. The theme will be "Learning About Camp Noah." Congregational pastor Ruth Doty will be the speaker. She is the Northeastern PA Synod's Disaster Preparedness & Recovery Advocate, and will share her recent firsthand experience to Camp Noah in Montana. Camp Noah is a program specifically designed for children in kindergarten through 6th grade, day camp-style, that helps them process a traumatic event in their lives (flood, coal mine disaster ...).
There will also be worship devotions, reports from officers, and time for fellowship. Interested women are invited to attend. The phone number for the church is (570) 325-3471. Contact Women of the ELCA cluster co-coordinator Mary Ann Hazel, (610) 824-6490, with further questions.
The free community supper sponsored by St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Race Street, will be held on Sunday, Sept. 26, from 4-6 p.m. The menu this month is barbecue chicken.
Service At The Park
St. Mark's/St. John's Episcopal Church, will hold an outdoor guitar service on Sunday, Sept. 12, at Mauch Chunk Lake Park, at 10 a.m. There will be the regular 8 a.m. service in the church chapel that day.
supper offered in JT
St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 21 Race St., Jim Thorpe, will hold a free community supper from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26. The menu will be BBQ chicken. Call (570) 325-2241 for additional information.