Jan. 30, 2014
Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., will hold first Saturday worship at 5 p.m., Feb. 1. 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. Don Hayn, presides. A "souper bowl" offering will be received to benefit Trinity Food Pantry, which serves numerous residents in need each month.
Sunday School classes meet for students ages 3 through grade 12 at 10:30 a.m.
First Tuesday quiet communion is observed at 10 a.m. Feb. 4.
Photography hours for Feb. 11-15 have been announced for a new updated church directory. Trinity members will receive a free photo and a directory. Call the church office at 610-377-4303 for more information about making an appointment. The publication of the directory will be completed after a new pastor has been hired.
In the event of inclement weather that would cancel worship services, a recording will be placed on the outgoing message of the office number, 610-377-4303, within two hours of the worship time. A cancellation would also be registered with WFMZ-TV and on that website.
Bethany church events
Bethany Evangelical Congregational Church, North Street, Lehighton, will hold Sunday School for all ages at 9:30 a.m. and Sunday morning worship at 10:45 a.m. Kid's Club for children kindergarten to fourth grades is held each week at 6 p.m. For additional information, call Mary Jane at 610-377-3777. Choir rehearsal is held at 7 p.m. Thursday. Wrapped in Prayer ministry is held at 7 p.m. Friday.
Grief Support group
St. John's Lutheran Church of Mahoning is hosting "GriefShare," a free weekly grief support group and seminar, at 6:30 p.m. Mondays, starting Feb. 3.
"GriefShare" features video from prominent Christian experts on grieving, and caring conversation with people who understand your thoughts and feelings, whether your loss is recent or long ago.
To find out more, call St. John's at 570-386-9960.