St. Mary Roman Catholic Church 94WALNUT ROAD IN TILDEN TOWNSHIP
Visit our website at www.stmaryhamburg.org. Weekly schedule: Monday- Eucharistic Adoration and Service at 7 p. m.; Tuesday- Eucharistic Adoration at 6 p. m.; Mass at 7 p. m.; Wednesday through Friday- Mass at 9 a. m. Weekend Masses- Saturday at 4: 30 p. m., and Sunday at 8 a. m. and 10: 45 a. m.
Jan. 11: Healthy Steps in Motion senior aerobics and fitness class, 9: 30 a. m.
Jan. 13: Corn Hole Game, 5: 30 p. m.
Jan. 14: PREP Religious Education classes, 9 a. m.
Jan. 15: Healthy Steps in Motion senior aerobics and fitness class, 9: 30 a. m.
Salem Belleman’s Church 3540 BELLEMAN’S CHURCH ROAD, MOHRSVILLE
Salem Belleman’s Church will be having a special service on Jan. 14 at 3 p. m. to install our new pastor, Rev. David Blitch. There will be refreshments provided following the service. All are invited to attend.
Salem EC Church 2150 OLDU. S. 22, LENHARTSVILLE
Our Worship Service was held at 9 a. m., followed by a Fellowship Breakfast. Pastor Dave Long presented an inspiring message based on God’s Word. Our greeters were Wayne Adam and Gladys Adam. Our nursery attendant was Nicole Snyder. Junior church leader was Tonia Krick.
Please contact us for dates and times of our Men’s and Women’s Groups. Time- Out & Breakaway is Friday, Jan. 12 from 5: 30 to 8 p. m. Come see the Bucknell University’s Rooke Chapel Ringers Handbell Choir concert on Sunday, Jan. 14 at 3 p. m. Visit ww.fb.com/WeAreSalem or call us at 610- 562- 5033.
St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran “Smoke” Church 2613 OLD ROUTE 22, HAMBURG
We invite you to join us every Sunday morning at 9 a. m. for worship service. This is followed with a fellowship time with refreshments. Sunday school starts at 10: 15 a. m. Our Adult Sunday school class is a discussion group. We are using and discussing “Finding Freedom from Worry and Stress.” Our Pastor is The Rev Elna Stratton. The music director and organist is Matthew Hayes. Everyone is welcome.
The acolyte for Sunday, Jan. 14 is Madison Starr. The greeters are Cheryl Parker and Lena Kaley.
St. Michael’s Church 529ST. MICHAEL’S ROAD, TILDENTWP.
Sunday, Jan. 14, we worship at 10: 15 a. m. We celebrate the Second Sunday after Epiphany. Our Congregation Council members will be installed. They are: Daniel Graybill, Kara Lehner, Josh Potteiger, Marcia Scharadin, Angie Smith, Gloria Kramer, Sandra Christman, Faith and Jennifer Guers.
Sunday School for ALL ages is 9 a. m. every Sunday. The Adult Classes study the Christian Community.
St. Michael’s Church, A Lutheran CORE congregation, invites you to participate in activities and Sunday worship at 10: 15 a. m.
There is a children’s sermon every Sunday. For information call 610- 488- 1783 or visit www.stmichaelshamburg.org. Worship is broadcast live every Sunday and you can watch recordings of previous services at www. ustream. tv/ channel/ st- michaels- hamburg- pa.
St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church 99 CHURCH STREET, HAMBURG
Jan. 14 is the 2nd Sunday after Epiphany with 10: 15 a. m. Family Worship Service.
Please notify the church office if you or a loved one is hospitalized to assure that Pastor Mark is able to visit or contact you.
Altar Flowers presented to the glory of God in honor of Joyce Thren and her dedication to St. John’s by Millie, Kim, Bethany, Scott, Connor, Mason and husband Jerald. Bulletins presented to the glory of God in loving memory of Robert W. Rollman Sr. on the anniversary of his birthday by wife Corine.
We are in great need of ushers for the upcoming year. Contact Karen Hamm at 610- 334- 6147. It Is a commitment of 3- 4 Sundays a year.
We need several Communion Assistants, there will be training. Contact Pastor Mark or Merribeth Levan.
The Property Committee is looking for a person who would be responsible for opening the church on a Sunday morning for the entire month of November starting in 2018. For details see Doug Adams or call 61052- 8732.
Annual Congregational Meeting of St. John’s is Jan. 28 following the 10: 15 a. m. Worship Service. The 2018 Budget and Election of Council Members will be on the agenda. Meal will be served by our Boy Scouts.
The Ten Commandments Catechism Retreat for youth being held at Bear Creek Camp for youth in grades 6- 12 April 6 to 8. Cost is $ 90 ($ 20 deposit is due PAST DUE.) Adult Retreat is also April 6 to 8 at Bear Creek Camp. Cost is $ 90. Space is limited. See Lydia for registration information.
We will be starting a Dinner for 8 Group, an opportunity for fellowship with others within the church around a meal in a home or restaurant. We’ll also be using it as a tool for outreach. Orientation and planning meeting is Jan. 21 following our 10: 15 worship service.
Bear Creek Winter Camp: Jan. 12- 14 ( Grades 7- 12), Jan. 26- 28 ( Grades 4- 8), Cost $ 115. We will talk about some of the big topics where our actions do not necessarily match our beliefs and figure out some ways to encourage despite struggles. Plus sledding to worship to games.
Winter Jam: Jan. 18, 7 p. m. Concert at Sovereign Center, $ 15. Evening of live concerts by the top artists in Christian music like Skillet and Kari Jobe. Youth group will meet at the church at 4 p. m. to arrive early as lines are long. Permission slips required. Approved drivers needed. Parents and others can attend.
Cane or Walker: If anyone has an adjustable cane or a walker that they are not using and would like to donate to the church, please see Don Hagenberger.
Bicycles: The church has two small used girls bicycles that they would like to give away. They are items that did not sell at the bazaar and flea market. It would be on a first come, first served basis. To see them see Doug Adams or call him at 60- 562- 8732.
Bible Study: Pastor Jensen is offering a weekly Bible Study on the upcoming readings and Gospel on Wednesdays at 9: 30. Free and open to the public.
Recycle your bulletin, ink cartridges, and gently used sneakers in the designated containers.