Church / Community Yard Sale
Saturday, June 3 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Come to buy and/or sell!
Sell your own items in the church lot for a donation of $10 per 10'x10' space. For more details, registration form, and contact information, CLICK HERE.
(Please include email address with registration.)
Set up will start at 6:30 a.m. Saturday morning or you may choose to set up Friday evening. (No overnight security will be provided).
Profits from the church sale of food and donated items will go toward the church’s youth programs, the church's women’s ministry, and the Church of the Brethren mission support fund.
Monday, June 19—Sign up for service day trip to SERRV (New Windsor, MD)
Saturday, July 8—Serve Love Feast (free lunch) at Simpson Temple, Altoona
Saturday, July 29—Rockin’ the Lot - Music & food festival in our parking lot. 3:00-8:00 p.m.
Women’s Fellowship News
Feel free to join the June 19th trip to SERRV (New Windsor, Maryland). We will be working in the SERRV shop to help process goods from Third World countries to be sold in our country. We will leave the church parking lot at 6am, work from 9am-4pm, stop at the Hagerstown outlets on the way home, and return to the church around 9pm. Men, women, and youth (12 and up) are invited to attend. Please sign up on the narthex table to help us plan for adequate transportation. You will definitely be blessed by the service given to others and the fellowship with friends!
We will serve the Saturday free lunch meal, referred to as Love Feast, at the Simpson Temple United Parish (a Methodist and Lutheran joined church) at 2212 Sixth Avenue Altoona on Saturday, July 8th. Many hands will be needed to help cook, serve, and clean.
Women’s Fellowship is always looking for new friends and new ideas. Feel free to join us in serving our brothers and sisters in Christ.
The Hollidaysburg Church of the Brethren
is a family of believers sharing the
teaching and example of Jesus
with all people.
Tiger Pack Program—(NOT COLLECTING DURING THE SUMMER) This community project was established to provide elementary-aged children in the Hollidaysburg schools with food for the weekend when other resources may not be available to them. Plastic jars of peanut butter and grape jelly and 10-20 oz. cans of soup are some of the suggested items. Please place donations in the Corinthians Sunday School classroom (by mailboxes). Church contact person: Connie Bert.
The American Rescue Workers’ truck is located in our church parking lot on the first Saturday of each month, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
This is a great way to donate clothing items and non-perishable foods. (No household furnishings.)
To help or for more information: Contact the church office (814-695-0072)
All-Church Event - Party at Juniata Memorial Spray Park
Christian Education Team is hosting an ALL family event at the Juniata Memorial Spray Park on Friday, June 23 from 7:00- 9:00 p.m. The park has been reserved for this private church party for you, your family and friends. This is great fun for all ages; those who like to get wet or for those that like to see others get wet! The Christian Ed. Team will provide hot dogs and fixings along with drinks. You may bring something to share if you would like. For more information, see the sign-up sheet on the narthex table or contact Beth Neely. (312-7211).
All-Church Event - Steam-Powered Train Ride
All Aboard!! Everyone is invited to an all-church outing by train on Sunday, August 20 at 2:30 pm. We will take a two-hour steam-powered round trip between Hollidaysburg and Roaring Spring that includes a 1-hour layover in scenic Roaring Spring to see the sights and be served Ritchey’s ice cream. The train departs from the Hollidaysburg Station located at the Canal Basin Park. Sign-up and payment due by June 19 to guarantee your seats. Cost is $17 for adults and the church will cover the cost for children and youth (up to age 18). Contact person: Bonnie Imler.
Bible Study/Discussion time on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. in the parlor. The scripture topics in 2017 are generally chosen to coincide with the sermon texts. (Not in June, July, August.)
We had a good day at Heritage Fair at Camp Blue Diamond on Saturday, September 24 with “His Coffee Shop.”
Church of the Brethren News
"And this is my prayer, that your love may overflow more and more with knowledge and full insight to help you to determine what is best" (Philippians 1:9-10a).
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