Church Chatter- News for Jan 15, 2017

Bell Memorial Presbyterian Church

Bell Memorial Presbyterian Church – sharing God’s Mission in the World
Phone: 724-758-3458
Email: bellmemorial@zoominternet.net (note change)
Web page: www.e-bellmemorial.org

Rev. Ray Medina, pastor of the Bell Memorial Presbyterian Church, 610 Line Avenue, will speak this Sunday during the Morning worship service at 11 AM.

Laura Adams serves as Director of Music

Mike and Lynda Esposito will assist with the service.

Communion will be served.

Members will be greeted by the Kastroll Family. Elders Don Hairhoger and Paul McConahy will extend the hand of fellowship at the close of the service.

Nursery Care will be provided by April Boariu.

Breakfast of donuts and juice will be served at 9:30 AM

Funday/Sunday School for all ages begins at 9:45 AM

Worship is at 11 AM

Bell Bowl continues – bring in hats, scarves, gloves and coats.

Confirmation Class will meet at 12:454 PM

 

Sunday –

Breakfast at 9:30 AM

Funday/Sunday School at 9:45 AM

Worship at 11 AM

Confirmation Class at 12:45 PM

Monday –

Prayer Group meets at 10 AM

Volleyball will play at 6:30 PM

 
 

Berean Presbyterian Church

Address: 229 Dutch Ridge Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117
Phone: (724)758-7671
Website: www.bereanpca.org

Calvin Presbyterian Church

Calvin Presbyterian Church – We seek to make everyone we meet a sharer in Christ, our peace!

615 Crescent Avenue

Ellwood City, PA 16117

(724) 758-4258

www.calvinpresby.com

email: calvinellwood@gmail.com

Pastor:  Rev. Sean Brubaker

Music Director/Organist:  John Van Gorder

Parish Visitor:  Ginny Brest

Staffed nursery is provided.

Office Hours:  Monday-Thursday-Friday: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesday 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday:  Closed

 

UPCOMING EVENTS AT CALVIN CHURCH TODAY

January         15                                   Second Sunday after Epiphany

                                      9:30 a.m.       Sunday School

11:00 a.m.      The Lord’s Day Worship – Installation of Officers

             Coffee Hour by Group B

12:30 p.m.      Stated Session meeting

2:00 p.m.       GriefShare meeting

 

THIS WEEK

January              16-21             Pastor Sean – vacation

17        9:30 a.m.       MOPS meeting

6:00 p.m.       Girl Scouts Troop meeting

18                              Church Office Closed

7:00 p.m.       Choir Rehearsal

19        6:00 p.m.       Girl Scouts – Troops meetings

 

NEXT SUNDAY

January         22                                   Third Sunday after Epiphany

                                      9:30 a.m.       Sunday School

11:00 a.m.      The Lord’s Day Worship

             Coffee Hour by Group C

2:00 p.m.       GriefShare meeting

 

LOOKING AHEAD

January         23             6:00 p.m.       Ellwood City Municipal Women’s Club meeting

24        6:00 p.m.       Girl Scouts Troop meeting

25                              Church Office Closed

7:00 p.m.       Choir Rehearsal

26        6:00 p.m.       Girl Scouts – Troops meetings

28        8:00 a.m.       Girl Scouts – CPR/First Aid Training

29      12:30 p.m.      Annual Congregation/Corporation Meeting

31        6:00 p.m.       Girl Scouts Troop meeting

February             1                               Church Office Closed

7:00 p.m.       Choir Rehearsal

2         6:00 p.m.       Girl Scouts – Troops meetings

5                               SOUPER Bowl Sunday

Christ Presbyterian Church

325 Spring Avenue
724-758-4563
e-mail: christpc@verizon.net

Pastor:R. Tod Custer

AssociatePastor:  Elizabeth Wallace
Music Director: Marlene Holland

MusicAssociate:  Mark Smith
Christian Education Director: Donna Custer

 

ChurchOffice Hours: 9:00-12:00 (Mon-Fri)
Tracy Fox, Secretary

 

UPCOMINGACTIVITIES AND SPECIAL EVENTS:

 

December 3, 2016   5:00 p.m.  Boar’s HeadPerformance

7:00 p.m. Boar’s Head Performance

 

December 4, 2016 11:00a.m. Worship

5:00 p.m.  Boar’s Head Performance

7:00 p.m.  Boar’s Head Performance

 

Wednesday:   10:30 a.m. Bible Study

6:00 p.m. Bell Choir

7:00 p.m. Choir

 

December 11, 2016             9:45 a.m.  SundaySchool

11:00a.m.  Worship

5:00 p.m. Adult Fellowship Dinner

 

December 18, 2016         9:45a.m.  Sunday School

11:00a.m.  Worship/Communion

2:00 p.m. Caroling

 

December 24, 2016   8:00 p.m. Christmas Eve Service

 

December 25, 2016         10:00a.m. Worship

 

 

 

SessionMeetings: 3rd Monday of the Month, 7:00 p.m.

DeaconMeetings: 2nd Monday of the Month, 7:00 p.m.
Administration Mtg: 2nd Tues. of the Month, 7:00 p.m.
Next C.E. Meeting: December 13, 7:00 p.m.

NextWorship & Music Meeting: Monday, December 12, 6:00 p.m.

BookClub:  7:00 p.m. December 15, 2016

BibleStudy: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Dayspring Harvest Ministry

Dayspring Harvest Ministries – 316 Sixth Street – Ellwood City.  PA

Website: www.dayspringharvest.org
Email: dayspringharvestministries@verizon.net
Pastor: Pastor Cynthia Antinossi

Edgewood Baptist Church

430 Edgewood Road

Beaver Falls, PA 15010
724-843-2889

Pastor Michael Coleman
Imagine What God Can Do!
Growth Groups: 9:30 a.m.
Worship Service: 10:45 a.m.

Ellport Community Church

Lay Minister: Tom Milnes

Youth Pastor: Tom Milnes

9:45 a.m. Sunday School
10:45 a.m. Worship – Traditional & Contemporary Praise Service

Weekly:
Sunday Evening – 6 p.m. – Prayer Meeting
Wednesday Evening – 6:30 p.m. – Bible Study
Thursday Evening – 6:30 p.m. – Inferno Youth Group

ELLPORT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

221 Portersville Road

Worship:  9:30am 

Sermon:    “Daddy’s Favorite”       

Pastor: CRE Charlene Kennedy

 

 Announcements

Time of Prayer on Wednesday evening January 11th at 6:00pm. 

   

 

First Church of God

Address: 1862 Mercer Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117

PASTOR: Pastor Phil Conklin 

 

WORSHIP LEADER: Barry Freed

PHONE:  724-758-7970
E-MAIL ADDRESS: secretary.fcog.ec@zoominternet.net

WEBSITE: www.ecfcog.org

SUNDAY SCHOOL:  9:30 AM

 

MORNING WORSHIP: 10:30 AM 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT: 6:00 PM 

 

 

 

 

Weekly Activities: (This Week at First Church of God)

 

SUNDAY, Jan. 8th – 6:00pm Passion Play

MONDAY6:30pm Volleyball

WEDNESDAY – 6:00pm Taco Meal

6:45pm Children’s Classes, Youth Group, and Adult Bible Study

THURSDAY – 6:00pm Worship Team Meeting

7:00pm Fellowship Team Meeting
 

First United Methodist Church

416 Crescent Avenue, Ellwood City, PA  16117

Phone:  (724) 758-6278
Website:  www.firstumcec.org

Worship Times:                         Worship Service 11:00am

Speaker:                       Rev. Angelique Bradford

Sermon:                        “God Knows My Name” John 1: 29-42
 

WEEKLY SCHEDULE

 

 

Monday, January 16
Community Worship and Celebration remembering Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.   10:00am Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be served.

Tuesday, January 17
Quilters                                                             9:00am            Quilter’s Room
Church Leader’s Meeting                                    7:00pm             Sanctuary

Wednesday, January 18
Prayer & Mediation                                            12:00pm            Prayer Room
Prayer & Meditation                                           6:00pm                         at Homewood Church
Cub Pack Meeting                                             6:30pm             Fellowship Hall
Choir Practice                                                   7:00pm                         Church Lounge

Thursday, January 19
Girl Scouts                                                        6:30pm             Fellowship Hall

Saturday, January 21
United Methodist Women’s’ meeting                    9:30am             Fellowship Hall
 

The Fountain @ First Baptist Church

220 Fountain Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117

Church Office (724)758-5248

Pastor: Dave McQuaid
To learn more about First Baptist Church please visit our web site: www.fbc-ellwoodcity.webs.com
Visit our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/1st-Baptist-Church-of-Ellwood-City-766672416732745/

Weekly Services:
Sunday Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
Sunday Morning Service 11 a.m.
Sunday Evening Adoption/Foster support group 6 p.m.
Sunday Evening Youth 6 p.m.
Tuesday Evening Children’s Choir 6 p.m.
Wednesday Evening Bible Study 6 p.m.

Monthly Services:
Ladies Night – The 16th of every month at 6:00 pm. We host a different event each month. In the past we have had speakers, craft nights, and Bible charades.

Free Methodist Church

412 Glen Avenue, Ellwood City, PA 16117
Phone (724) 758-9494

website: www.churchontheisland.org
e-mail: pastor@churchontheisland.org
Find E.C. Free-Methodist on Facebook
Pastor: Rev. Todd Onink

Sunday service times:
Sunday school – 9:30 a.m.
Morning worship – 10:45 a.m.
(Jr. church and nursery provided during morning worship)

Mid-week youth and children’s programs:
Wednesday – 6:30-8 p.m. Kid’s Junction (age 4 – 5th grade)
Thursday – 6:30-8:30 p.m. Genesis Youth (grades 6-12)

Lillyville Church Of God

Worship Service 8:30 a.m.
Worship Service 10:30 a.m.
Sunday School at 9:30 a.m.

408 Hickernell Road
Ellwood City, Pa. 16117
Phone: 724-758-8258
Email: lillyville@verizon.net
Website: www.lillyville.cggc.org
Pastor: Dennis E. Arndt

Weekly Events:
Every Wednesday
6:30 p.m. Intercessory  Prayer
7 p.m. Worship

Christmas Eve Service– 7 p.m.

Living Waters Baptist Church

Address: 528 First Ave.
Paster: Anthony Cortese
Phone: 724 494 7610

Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Service: 11 a.m.

North Sewickley Presbyterian Church

Address: 106 Chapel Drive, Ellwood City, PA 16117 (across from Shakespeare’s Restaurant)
Phone: 724-752-1272
Email: nspc@zoominternet.net
Website: www.nspreschurch.org
Pastor Nathan Loudon
Email: revn8loudon@yahoo.com

Sunday Worship Services at 10 a.m.
Followed by a time of fellowship
Sunday School at 9 a.m. (September-May). No Sunday School during the summer.

The vision of our congregation is “To know Jesus Christ and to make Him known.” We would love to have you worship with us or attend one of our many ministry opportunities. The following is a list of our core activities.

  • Blended Worship service at 10 a.m. on Sundays
  • Sunday School classes for all ages at 9 a.m.
  • Monthly Fellowship Activities
  • Monthly Bible Studies as well as periodic short-term studies
  • Sunday Evening Youth Group (September-May)
  • Vacation Bible School
  • Community Involvement Food Assistance (must be pre-qualified)
  • Mission Trip Opportunities
  • September-May, we host a Girl Scout Troop and a N.A. Meeting

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Park Gate Baptist Church

An Independent Baptist Church

Pastor David Childs

2840 River Road, Ellwood City, PA 16117
Email: parkgatebaptist@gmail.com
Fax: 724-758-0685

Study God’s Word and Share in God’s Love.
Greeters: Cindy Childs; Melody Childs
Coffee and Fellowship: 9:30 a.m.
Sunday School: 9:45 a.m.
Morning Service – 10:45 a.m.
Evening Service – 6 p.m.
Wednesday: Bible Study and Prayer at 6 p.m.

Providence Baptist Church

201 Chapel Drive, Ellwood City, PA

Phone: 724-758-7670
Email: pbc.officesecretary@verizon.net

Opportunities for Worship
Sunday – 9:30 a.m. – Sunday School for all ages
10:45 a.m. – Worship Service
Wednesday – 6:30 p.m. – Bible Study and Prayer

Slippery Rock Presbyterian Church

Address: 258 Slippery Rock Drive
Ellwood City, PA 16117
Phone: (724) 752-8892
Email: srchurch258@gmail.com
Website: www.slipperyrockchurch.org

DATE:                 SUNDAY, JANUARY 15, 2017     

                                                                   

WORSHIP:                   10:00am

 

SERMON:                     “Finding Jesus”

 

PASTOR:                     Rev. Julia Williamson

 

ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL:        9am

 

 

CALENDAR FOR THE WEEK

Sunday (15th)        11am          Volunteer Choir Practice

11am          Deacon Meeting

Monday (16th)      10am-2pm  MLK Celebration @ First United Methodist

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

TODAY is our Noisy Offering to benefit the Deacon’s ministries. Get those coins ready!

 

The Volunteer Choir will practice TODAY after worship; we will sing in church on January 29th.

 

For January & February we are collecting soup and crackers for the Holy Redeemer Ministerium Social Services.  Thank you for your support!

 

Tomorrow, January 16th, there will be a Martin Luther King celebration at First United Methodist Church, 10-2. Worship begins at 10:30, lunch at Noon, and worship continues after lunch. Seven different speakers will talk about different aspects of MLK’s life.

 

Next Sunday after worship is our discussion of The Color of Water. We’ll share a light brunch beforehand.

 

On Sunday, January 29th we are planning a soup lunch after worship. Please plan on staying!  If you can help make the soup or provide ingredients, please speak with Carol Monk.

 

Attention Committees: Your books are due by the end of January.  Please place them in the library.  Auditors will begin working on them in February.

 

 

 

St. Elias Orthodox Church

425 Cherry Way, Ellwood City
sainteliasellwood.webs.com
Rev. Fr. John Schmidt (parish priest)
724-758-0717

 

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

307 Wayne Ave. Ellwood City

SUNDAY: JANUARY 15, 2017

 

SECOND SUNDAY AFTER EPIPHANY 

 

COMMUNION SERVICE -NO

 

SERVICE BEGINS: 10:00 AM

 

GREETERS: ERNA NUSSBAUM / CATHERINE CHAPPELLE

 

READER: JULIE D’AMICO

 

WORSHIP LEADER: MR. ROBERT NIGGEL

 

MESSAGE : “ABOUT SHARING”
 

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church

207 Spring Avenue  Ellwood City, PA 16117

Office Phone & Fax: 724-752-3050

Church E-mail: triquet2@zoominternet.net

Website: www.TrinityLutheranEllwoodCity.com

Baptism of Our Lord Sunday

Sermon Title:  “This is My Son, the Beloved!”

 

 

9:15 AM – Sunday School

10:30 AM – The Service of Holy Communion

 

January 15, 2017

Second Sunday after Epiphany

Sermon Title:  “Jesus, Lamb of God!”

 

 

This Week at Trinity:

Tuesday, January 17th                1:00-3:00 55+ Group Meeting

7:00 Grief Support

Wednesday, January 18th           6:00 Girl Scout Meeting

6:15 Youth Choir

7:00 Chancel Choir

Thursday, January 19th               7:00 Women’s AA Meeting

Saturday, January 21st                7:00 AA Group Meeting

Mark Your Calendar for These Upcoming Events

January 24       WELCA Board Meeting

January 26       Newsletter Assembly

January 29       Annual Congregational Meeting and Luncheon

 

 

Nursery Care is Available for infants and children up to 5 years of age.

 

MISSION STATEMENT: We are committed to being God’s Presence in the Ellwood City area with a mission of evangelism and outreach that seeks to spread the Good News in Jesus Christ, inviting others to join us in the worship and work of our Lord.  We are committed to read, study, and meditate upon the Word of God.  And through prayer and the Holy Spirit’s guidance, we are empowered to respond to those in need.

 

Ministers                                      The Members of Trinity

Pastor                                       Pastor Peggy Suhr-Barkley

Music Director                           David Spielvogel II

Children’s Choir Director            Barb DeCooman

 

 
 

Word Alive Church

www.wordalivechurch.com

124 Scenic Hill Blvd. Ellwood City, PA 16117

Pastor: Cliff Reynolds
Assistant Pastors: Marvin Mayle / Matt Reynolds / Alan Marsh

Sunday Worship 10 a.m.
Sunday Prayer: 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday Worship 7 p.m.

Weekly Schedule:

Sunday: Foundations Class 9:10 a.m.
Nursery and young children 10 a.m.
Explorers (grade 1-6) 10 a.m.
Passage Way (grades 7-9) 10:30 a.m.
Paradise youth group (grades 10-12) 6:30 p.m. at the Paradise Building

Monday: All men’s group: 6:45 p.m. at the Paradise Building
Grace Class (women) 6:45 p.m. at the Paradise Building

Wednesday: Nursery and Young Children: 7 p.m.
Explorers (grade 1-6) 7 p.m.
Passage way (grades 7-9) 7:30 p.m.
Paradise youth group (grades 10-12) 7:30 p.m.
Elevate (18-30 years old) 8:15 p.m. at the Paradise Building

Thursday: Word Power Prayer: 9:30 a.m.
Word Power Bible Study: 10 a.m.

Wurtemburg Presbyterian Church

291 Wurtemburg Road (POB 709)
Ellwood City, PA 16117
724-758-4709
wpresbyterian@zoominternet.net

Pastor: Dr. Rob Guy

Sermon: “His Fullness”

Pianist: Wendy Grimes

ANNNOUNCEMENTS:

THIS WEEK’S CALENDAR

Sunday,
January 15 9:45 am: Deacons’ Meeting
9:45 am: Sunday School
11:00 am: Worship Service – Installation of Officers
Noon: Committee Meetings
1:00 pm: Session Meeting

Wednesday,
January 18 9:00 am: Quilting

Thursday,
January 19 7:30 pm: Band Practice

Sunday,
January 22
9: 9:45 am: Sunday School
11:00 am: Worship Service

WORSHIP ASSISTANTS AND HELPERS

Greeters January 15 John & Rose Repep
January 22: Harold & Sally Pander
January 29: Ben McDanel & Scott McCarty
February 5: Kevan & Jill Blinn
Hospital
Visitation January 15: Jack & Arlene MacDonald
January 22: Jeff & Karen MacDonald
January 29: Sandy Gallaher & Susan Sommers
February 5: Patty Ottobre & Donna Cook
Liturgist January 15: Jeff MacDonald
January 22: Scott McCarty
January 29: Ken Scott
February 5: Karen Krummert
Ushers Butch Baldwin, Hap Pander, Scott McCarty, Dave Schweinsberg

Wurtemburg United Methodist

 

“Second Saturday” – Soup Supper

December 10th,  4 – 6:30pm

 

Wurtemburg United Methodist Church

1244 Portersville Road  (Rt 488 by 3rd bridge)

Ellwood City, PA  16117

 

Soups:  Chunky Chicken Noodle Soup and Beef Veggie

Includes:  Italian Bread, Homemade Rolls, Dessert, Beverages & Refills

 

Eat-in and Take-out are both $6; under age 5 Free.

Grilled Cheese Sandwiches are just $1.00

Quarts of Soup are $6.00

 

Come, relax and enjoy fresh homemade soups and desserts.

We look forward to serving you.

 

Please mark your calendar for” every “Second Saturday” through April.

Church:  724-758-9685