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Homemade Apple Dumplings We will be making homemade apple dumplings for sale October 10 & 11, 2019. Cost is $3.50. Please contact the church office or see the bulletin for an order form.
Soup N Bread Luncheon To help defray the cost of the Women's Retreat we will be offering a Soup N Bread Luncheon after church October 27th. Bring your favorite soup and bread to share with all of us. We would appreciate if you tell us your soup on the sign us sheet, so we don't have 10 Tomato Soups! Sheet will be on front pew to sign up. Please and thank you for your delicious soups!
ASC Trunk or Treat Oct 30th at 5:00 pm ASC will be hosting Trunk or Treat. It will be open to all church children, ASC attendees and to the kids of our community. We will be offering free hot dogs, chips, hot cocoa and cider. If it rains, it will be held inside. Hope to see you there!
Life-Way Pregnancy Banquet November 7th at Gianilli's II in Greensburg at 6:30 pm. The banquet is a fundraising event to help support the operation of this Christian organization and their worthwhile endeavors to try to discourage mothers from taking the route of abortion and providing help and support for the mothers as well as the fathers. Please contact the office for more information or to make reservations.
Veteran's Luncheon There will be a Veteran's luncheon in teh Fellowship Hall on Sunday, November 10th. Worship service will be at 10:30 with the luncheon to follow. All Veteran's and families are welcome. Please RSVP the church office by October 24th.
Class on The Letters of Paul August 27th from 10:00-11:30am and will run for 12 weeks. Please contact the church office if interested.
FamilyLife's Art of Parenting class It's not too late to join us for an 8 week video series event beginning on September 29th at 9:15-10:15am. Have faith at the center of your parenting with FamilyLife's Art of Parenting™.
Fall Harvest Walk for Hunger Prevention The walk will be held on Saturday, October 5th from 10 am to noon at Legion Keener Stadium. Forms are available at each entrance.
First Fellowship Sundays-A time to connect and reflect Located at Bethany House. Available from 8am - 12:30pm light refreshments will be provided. If you are interested in hosting a Sunday, please contact the church office
Food Panty Collection Donations needed for October are: muffin mixes. Please place your donations in the marked green containers in the vestibule. Or for monetary donations please place it in a brown envelope and mark it "Food Panty".
Prayer Shawls are Available If you need a prayer shawl or prayer squares, please contact the church office. Crocheters needed! Please help us continue Bethany's Prayer Shawl Ministry! Bethany has given away over 550 prayer shawls in recent years crocheted by members of our church.
Alter Flowers Many weeks we have flowers on the altar to decorate the sanctuary while honoring or remembering a loved one or a special occasion. If you would like to purchase flowers for a weekend, the cost is $30 for a table top arrangement and $50 for the altar flowers. There is a sign-up sheet on the bulletin board in the front vestibule, or you can contact the church office. Please let us know by the Tuesday before what you would like placed in the bulletin.
Pictures Needed For the 2018 History of Bethany, we are requesting that anyone who has pictures of any church event during the past year(2018) please share them! Please contact the church office.
Jr. Chruch (K-6th grade) Jr. Chruch will start on Feb 3rd and we are still looking for volunteers who would be willing to help one Sunday or more a month at the 10:30 service on Sundays. Please contact the church office if interested.
Disciple I Bible Study Would you like to understand more about the Old Testament, and see how it can help in understanding the New Testament? If you are hungry for the Word of God and for fellowship in prayer and study , or as a follow up to the Disciples Path study, Disciple I is for you. The class will be a daylight class, from 9:30 to 12:00 noon, and Part 1-The Old Testament, will begin 8/26/19-12/23/19. Part 2, New Testament, tentative begin dates are 3/16/20-7/20/20 with the same class times. The class is open for 6-10 students. For more information contact the church office.
Help Wanted: Nursery Help Needed during the Sunday 10:30 service. We are looking for a Youth Director and Volunteers to help with the Youth Ministry and a Vacation Bible School Coordinator. Also needed are Volunteers to help with Jr. Church at the 10:30 service on Sundays. Please contact the office if interested in any of these wonderful opportunities. Crocheters are needed to crochet the sleeping mats for the homeless. Please contact the office if interested. VBS will be August 4-8 from 6-8:30, volunteers are needed even if only part time.
Cancellations due to weather If the services need to be cancelled due to inclement weather, we have a One Call System that will call everyone on the list and let them know. It will also be listed on WTAE, the church website, and the Facebook page. If you are not on the One Call List and would like to be added, please write your name and number on a blue card and place it in the offering plate or contact the church office.
The Latrobe Center for Active Adults Serves breakfast from 8:00am - 9:00am weekdays for $3.00. Any age is welcome to come for breakfast. The breakfast is made to order. The coffee is $0.10 a cup. Located on Avenue C.
SAVE THE DATE April 24-26, 2020. Women's Retreat, Laurelville PA. More info coming soon!
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