St. John’s UCC, Laurys Station, to present Macungie Band
BY SUSAN RUMBLE
Special to The Press
St. John’s United Church of Christ, 1415 Rising Sun Road, Laurys Station, will host a festive concert by the Macungie Band 3 p.m. Nov. 20.
The program, “Gift of Song,” will feature patriotic pieces, hymns and a variety of other music to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the church.
Light refreshments and a time for fellowship will be offered afterward.
The concert is free to the public, but tickets are recommended to assure seating.
Call the church office at 610-262-8061 for tickets and information.
St. John’s welcomes the community to the annual Thanksgiving Eve service 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23.
Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, will rededicate its 150-year-old sanctuary and refurbished steeple at the 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. worship services on Nov. 20.
Special music will be led by Roni and Matt Gerry, including the Community Choir, brass instruments and vocal soloists.
Church quilters will be honored, and a quilt raffle will take place.
Everyone is invited to enjoy cake and refreshments after the services.
Founded in 1755, the congregation originally worshipped in settlers’ homes, a log church and later a stone church until the present building was erected in 1872.
Union Lutheran Church, Schnecksville, welcomes everyone to enjoy pumpkin treats during coffee and conversation following the 9 a.m. worship service on Nov. 13.
The Auxiliary of Northern Valley EMS, NOVA, can help with your holiday dinner with its filling and bacon dressing fundraiser.
Place your order by calling Julie at 610-262-7749 by Nov. 16 for pick up on Nov. 23.
Faith Wesleyan Church welcomes the community to a free Thanksgiving dinner at the Schnecksville Fire Company pavilion at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 19.
A traditional Thanksgiving meal of turkey, mashed potatoes, sides and desserts will be offered.
To help in planning, call 610-398-0172 to make reservations.