Shepherd of the Hills Church 527 Hoffmansville Road, Bechtelsville. The Montco-Berks Golden Age Club will meet at Shepherd of the Hills Church on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2:00 p.m. The program will be Ken Hauseman on the piano. An end of Summer Luau will be held on the church lawn Saturday, Sept. 9, from5:30 - 8:30 p.m. The normal fall schedule will resume on Sunday with Sunday school classes reconvening at 9:15 a.m. Boy Scouts meet Monday at 7:00p.m. AA groups meet at the church on Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m., Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. and Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. Al Anon meets in the church on Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, Bechtelsville Rev. Eugene C. Zaiser, Pastor 1749 S. Main Street, Bechtelsville, PA 19505 Trinity’s events for the upcoming week: We worship Sundays at 10:15 a.m., Sunday School 9:00 a.m., Contemporary Worship Service 8:00 a.m., 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month. Harvest Home - Nonperishable items will be collected for Multi Service during the month of September. As we celebrate Harvest Home on September 17th, let us share nature’s bounty with those who are less fortunate. Mark your calendars for our Basket Party, Saturday, September 30th, 11:00A.M.-1:00P.M., (doors open at 10:30 A.M.) Tickets are $15. Food will be available to purchase. For more information and to purchase tickets, please see LaRue Sheetz or Mardell Blanford. Trinity will be participating in the Boyertown Area CROP Walk on Sunday, October 1st, 2 PM, at the Center at Spring Street. The CROP Walk is a community event that raises money to fight hunger both here in Boyertown and around the world. If you’d like to participate, please talk to Pastor Gene or Kathy Farrington. Please join us for the Chicken Pot Pie Dinner, Saturday, October 7th, The dinner includes apple sauce, corn, pepper cabbage, rolls & butter, apple crisp with ice cream. 3:00PM-7:00PM. Prices: Adults $9.00, Children ages 6-12 $4.50, Children Ages 5 and under Free. Take out orders will be available until 6:45P.M. Please call 610369-1281. CRAFT SHOW – Please support the craft show on Saturday, October 21st, if you are a crafter or know someone who is, also by donating used books, helping out on the day of the show for an hour or two, or by shopping! In the mean time, please help us promote the Craft Show by taking a Craft Show Poster and hanging it in a public place which you may frequent! Thank you! Any questions, please see Cathy Yoder. Mark your calendars, the Christmas Cantata will be Sunday, December 17th, “The Song Heard ‘Round the World” by Joseph Martin at the 10:15 a.m. service. Encore presentation will be Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 3:00PM WAWA HOAGIES—As part of a Relay for Life Fundraiser, we are selling WAWA Shorti Hoagie Gift Cards for $4.00. Please stop by the Scrip table after church on Sunday or you can stop by the church office (MondayThursday 9-2) to purchase them. Please participate in Trinity’s Gift Card Program: With every purchase, Trinity earns a percentage of every dollar you spend. Our Gift Card program includes: Weis Markets, Redners Warehouse & Giant Foods. Scrip Cards can also be purchased for your favorite restaurants and stores. For additional information or for a list of retailers who participate in Scrip, please contact Pat Brensinger or www.glscrip.com You may sponsor Altar Flowers, the price for one vase is $25.00 and $50.00 for two vases, please see Mary Snyder. You may also sponsor the bulletins for $15.00 per week. When sponsoring flowers, please use a flower envelope found in the rack in the narthex or clearly mark the envelope. “Flowers” If you sponsored flowers in the past but no longer wish to, please let Mary Snyder or the church office know. Need a ride? We have volunteers in the congregation who are willing to provide transportation to medical appointments, etc., for those who can’t find a ride. Please contact Pastor Zaiser 610-322-0901 if you need a ride or would like to volunteer as a driver. Trinity’s events for the upcoming week: Sunday, September 10thRally Day - 14 Sunday after Pentecost-9:00 a.m. Sunday School, 10:15 Worship Service, the Worship Assistants will be: Greeters: Bill & Pat Eddinger, Ushers: Kurt Yescavage, Gene Reidenauer, Bill Eddinger & Oscar Smith, Acolyte: Bradley Yescavage, Crucifer: Nicole Kratz, Lector: Dennis Yoder, Nursery: Heidi Yescavage. Legacy Presentation by Ott Funeral Home following worship. Monday, September 11th-6:30 pm. Boy Scouts, Tuesday, September 12th-6:30 p.m. Cub Scouts, 7:00 pm. Council Mtg., Wednesday, September 13th-6:30 pm. Sewing Club, Thursday, September 14th-6:30 p.m. Senior Choir Practice, 7:30 p.m. Worship & Music Mtg. For more information, please check out our website: www.trinitybech.com Boyertown Mennonite Church 275 Mill St., Boyertown Pastor Nelson Shenk Every Sunday morning we have Sunday School classes for all ages from 9-10 a.m., and worship at 10 o’clock. We also have quilting on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Sunday sermons can be heard athttp:// boyertownmennonitechurch.org/ by clicking on “Audio of Services”. We love having visitors so come check us out. We can be reached at 610-369-1974 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org St. Luke Lutheran Church 35 Wilson Ave. Gilbertsville On the fourteenth Sunday of Pentecost, please join us at 9:30, a.m. for the service. Holy Communion will be celebrated. We will continue our “Simply Summer” worship, where we use the Service of Word and Prayer. This Sunday is our annual outdoor worship and Rally Day Picnic, both held in our pavilion. The senior choir will sing. The Cherub Choir will resume rehearsals on Tuesday nights at 6:30. The Community Clothing Rack will be open for distribution on Wednesday from 1:00-4:00, p.m. Many thanks to all who give of themselves, their talents, and their time for this vital community ministry! The handbell choir will rehearse Wednesday night at 6:30, and Senior Choir rehearses at 7:30… new members are always welcome! Congregation Council will meet Thursday night at 6:45, p.m. We welcome Pastor Mary Ann Siefke to her first St. Luke council meeting! St. Joseph’s Hill Lutheran Church Koch Road and Franklin Street in Pike Township Worship news: September 10- 14th Sunday after Pentecost; Rally Sunday- worship services return to 7:45 & 10am; Interpreter at 10am September 17- 15th Sunday after Pentecost, Blessing of the Animals at 10am service CHOIR INFORMATION: The Junior Choir (grades 3-6) kick-off is Wednesday, September 6, 6-7pm; Senior Choir rehearsals reconvene on Wednesday, September 6, 7:30-8:30pm. Bethlehem Choir (K-2), begins on Wednesday, October 4 (time TBA). Christian Education News: Rally Sunday event- September 10, 8:30am, Project for Safe Berks following morning worship Day Care News: - A 10% discount is available for church families. For more information, please call 610-367-1980 or email email@example.com Youth and Children News: Upcoming Fall schedule TBA Other news: - Thanks to all who helped with the Duryea Day food stand - Weight Loss group (TBMP)- next meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 6pm - Oley Fair (Sept. 21-23)sign-up sheet for volunteers is on the sign-up bulletin board - Meal and Music Ministry resumes Wednesday, October 4, 5:30pm - Boscov’s Friends Helping Friends passes available. Event scheduled for October 17. Benefits WELCA. - Holy Land trip in January 2018- for more info, please contact Rev. Caitlin Kurtz at firstname.lastname@example.org - Simply Giving program now available- paper registration forms at church, or online through a link on our Website - Our Fellowship Hall is available for event use. We can accommodate bridal showers, baby showers, wedding anniversaries, birthday parties, AA, NA, Weight Watchers, and more. Please call Jill, Church Secretary, at 610369-0990 “Like” our Facebook pagewww.facebook.com/stjoeshill Huff’s Union Church Hereford Township Pastor Jane M. Kropa Sunday, September 10th Rally Day/Kick Off. Worship is at 8:00 and the 10:30 a.m. service is Outdoors. Children meet in the park at 9:15 a.m. Adult Sunday School is at 9:15. Sunday School is at 10:30. Covered dish is in the park at 11:30 a.m. Please bring food to share. Sunday, September 10th - Confirmands meet in the Chapel. Monday, September 11th Council Meeting Choirs do not practice for the summer. They will start again beginning Thursday, September 7th at 7:30. Anyone interested in choirs may contact Mrs. Gloria A. Adams at 610-914-8116.
Website: www.huffschurch.com , Office 610-8452626.