St. Joseph’s Hill Church, 244 Koch Road, Boyertown
Feb. 3: Epiphany 4, Holy Communion, Souper Bowl fundraiser, fellowship table
Feb. 10: Epiphany 5, Boy Scout Sunday observance at 10am
Junior (6pm) and Senior (7:30pm) Choirs continue on Feb. 6. Bethlehem Choir meets Feb. 6, 4:20- 4:50pm
Feb. 2: Ignite the Hill Youth Group Hoagie Sale, order form on bulletin board, pick-up by 11am. Next youth group meeting is Feb. 4, 7:30pm.
Feb. 6: Weight Loss group (TBMP) meeting 6pm
Feb. 3: Souper Bowl fundraiser, all morning, benefits Boyertown Multi-Service and Salvation Army
Feb. 10: Ice Cream Social 6pm
Worship/activity cancellation info: check our website (www.stjosephshill.com), call the church office and wait for message, go online to wfmz.com or check Channel 69, or check WBYN-FM radio.
Calvary United Church of Christ, 1231 Route 100 Barto
Join us on Feb. 3 at 10:15 am for our Worship Service led by Pastor Linda.
Faith Formation for all ages takes place at 9 am Sunday mornings. What is Faith Formation? You know this as Sunday School. It’s about gathering and sharing, learning and listening, questioning and wrestling. It’s about going deeper and forming (or re-forming, or informing) our faith. Currently, the Adult Faith Formation class is exploring the Parables of Jesus. The Confirmation Class is delving into who Jesus is for us today. All are invited to join us!
Mark your calendars! Our first community meal of 2019 will be held Feb. 23. All are invited to come to the table to be fed with food and with companionship. All are welcome at the table!
Bible Study meets on most Monday afternoons at 1:30 pm. New faces are always welcome, please contact the church for the upcoming scheduled dates if interested in attending.
Did you know Calvary has a book club? We would love for you to join us. New readers are always welcome. If you have questions or are interested in being part of this time of reading and sharing, please contact the church office.
Remember, you are always welcome and wanted at Calvary United Church of Christ. For no matter where you are on life’s journey, there is a place for you in our family of faith.
Shepherd of the Hills Church, 527 Hoffmansville Road, Bechtelsville
The Scout’s Pinewood Derby event will be held at the church on Saturday, Feb. 2 beginning at 9 a.m.
The Miller-Keystone Bloodmobile will be at the church Sunday, Feb. 3, from 7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Appointments may be made at www.GIVEaPINT.org, sponsor code: 4297.
Boy Scouts meet Monday at 7 p.m. Cub Scouts meet Thursday at 7 p.m. AA groups meet at the church on Wednesdays at 8 p.m., Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. and Saturdays at 10 a.m. Al Anon meets in the church on Tuesdays at 8 p.m.
Good Shepherd UCC, 35 W Philadelphia Ave., Boyertown
On Feb. 3, we continue our Celebrating Ministry Worship Series with Holy Communion honoring the impact our mission work has on our lives. We will celebrate our work that helps to feed people and collecting canned goods as part of the Souper Bowl Sunday collection. Pastor Matt Hoover will deliver the message at the 7:45 am and 10:20 am Services with input from the Mission Team (nursery available at second service); All are welcome; Girl Scouts at 6:30 pm; Christian Journeys at 7pm in the Chapel; All are welcome.
Monday: Cub Scouts at 6:30 pm; Boy Scouts at 7 pm
Tuesday: Senior Shepherds at 1 pm – Speaker: Lori Bernhard from the Senior Center; All are welcome; Prayer Team at 4 pm
Wednesday: Chapel Communion at 11 am; All are welcome; Shepherd’s Café from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm; Pay as you are able; All are welcome; Senior Choir Rehearsal at 7 pm.
Senior Shepherds is an active group of seniors in the Borough community who gather together monthly with guest speakers who share informative topics and/or local entertainment for these senior gatherings. All senior members of the Boyertown community are welcome to attend these meetings.
Feb. 10: Celebrating Ministry Worship Series continues with Mission, part 2. We will also celebrate Scout Sunday; All are welcome; Town Hall Meeting at 11:30 am; All are welcome.
Music program includes Cherub, Youth & Senior Choir, Cantata Choir, Orchestra and Handbells; All are welcome. Groups who meet regularly include Youth, Relay for Life Teams, Le Leche and multiple quilting groups; call the office at 610-367-2842 for more information.
St. Luke Lutheran Church, 35 Wilson Ave., Gilbertsville
Our 8:30 a.m. Bible Study will be held Sunday. We will meet to explore the lectionary readings of the day. Come to ponder. Come to discuss. Come to listen. Come to learn.
Join us at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday for worship. On Sunday we will celebrate the Fourth Sunday after Epiphany. The choir will sing, “Let Us Love One Another,” by Sherman.
This is also Scout Sunday. We welcome the participation of our scouting family at St. Luke.
The Scout Troop, originally chartered by the Gilbertsville Fire Company in 1934, was later chartered by the Gilbertsville Sunday School in 1939. The troop met in Gilbertsville Elementary School, and dues were 5 cents! In February, 1958, Gilbertsville Scout Troop #1 became Troop #36.
There will be no JAM class on Sunday. The children will be with their families during worship, offering them a chance to learn about Scouting.
There will be fellowship following the service.
The Adult Forum will study first Corinthians, discussing “Whose Am I?” based on Corinthians 1:1-30.
The Property Committee will meet on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. and Worship and Music Committee will meet at 7 p.m.
The Community Clothing Rack will be open on Wednesday for donations from 1-4 p.m.
Handbell Choir will rehearse at 6:30 p.m., and Senior Choir will rehearse at 7:30 p.m.
Executive Committee will meet Thursday at 6:30 p.m., and Finance Committee will meet at 7 p.m.
Huff’s Union Church, 540 Conrad Rd., Alburtis (Hereford Township)
Lay Your Burdens Down – A Healing Service will be held on Sunday, Feb. 10 during the 8 and 10:30 a.m. worship service.
Trinity Lutheran Church, 1749 S. Main Street, Bechteslville
Our Sunday Worship Services are 10:15 a.m., Sunday School 9 a.m., Contemporary Worship Service 8 a.m., the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month.
Sunday, Feb. 3 is Scout Sunday and the 4th Sunday after the Epiphany: 8 a.m. Contemporary Worship Service with Communion, 9 a.m. Sunday School, 10:15 a.m. Worship Service with Communion. Worship Assistants will be Greeters: Cathy Yoder & Virginia Rowland, Ushers: Scouts, Servers: Betty Moore & Waynette Shafter, Lector: Scouts, Nursery: Kathy Farrington.
CDs of the Christmas Cantata, “Rhapsody in Bluegrass” are available for purchase. Please see Fred Isett to purchase.
Boy Scout Troop 511 will sponsor Hoagie Sales February through May on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. Place orders on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. There is ham, turkey, Italian or cheese—lettuce, onion, tomato, sides hot peppers or sweet peppers, Italian or mayo packets. To volunteer and to order as a new person, contact Kitty Isett. Pick up will be at the old store every month. Thank you to those who have ordered hoagies in the past years.
Feb. 4: 6:30p.m. Boy Scouts
Feb. 5: 6 p.m. Thrivent Workshop, 6:30 pm. Boy Scouts, 7 p.m. Discipleship Meeting
Feb. 6: 6:30 p.m. Senior Choir Practice
Feb. 7: 6:30 p.m. TLC Stitchers.
In the event of inclement winter weather, news of cancellations or postponements of church activities will be posted on Channel 69, online at WFMZ.com, or log on to the Trinity’s website www.trinitybech.com.
Christ Lutheran Church, Niantic, 222 Niantic Road, Barto
worship with us on Fourth Sunday after Epiphany on Feb. 3 at our ONE worship services at 9 a.m. Bridge Pastor, Pr. David Penman will lead the congregation in worship, present the Children’s Sermon as well as present the Sermon for the morning. Confirmation will be held at 7:45 a.m. in room I. Sunday School for all ages will be held in room B at 8:15 a.m. Those ministering at the 9 a.m. service are Acolyte; Ava Novotny, Lector; Karlene Novotny, Communion Assist: Sue Hoffman and Greeters/Ushers; Sue and Norman Hoffman. Immediately following the worship service, all voting members are encouraged to stay in the sanctuary for the semi-annual Congregational Meeting. We will discuss/approve the 2018 Annual Reports, as well as vote on the Bequest Committee proposal.
The Property Committee will meet on Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. in room B. On Feb. 5 at 6:30 p.m., the Worship and Music committee will meet in room B. Choir rehearsals will be held on Feb. 6 with Bells beginning at 6:30 p.m. and Senior Choir at 7:30 p.m. The Girl Scout troops will meet on Feb. 7 at 6:30 p.m. in the social hall.