Local Church Events

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Jan. 21: “From Liberty to Captivity” Movie Showing at Washington Crossing UMC

From Liberty to Captivity is a documentary exploring the tragic reality of sex trafficking in Pennsylvania through the stories of victim-survivors, as well as abolitionists fighting to end this great… Read more

Jan. 23: Family Movie Night at Emmanuel UMC in Brownstown

January 23rd at 6 pm, join us at 11 North Church st. in Brownstown, for Family Movie Night. This Month’s featured film in Babe. Light refreshments will be served.

Jan. 27: Human Relations Day Celebration with Dr. Rodney Sadler at St. Matthew’s UMC (Valley Forge)

January 27, 2019, 8:30 and 10:45 AM, at St. Matthew’s UMC in Valley Forge Join us on January 27 as we welcome Dr. Rodney Sadler to our pulpit for our… Read more

Jan 30: Hope Marketplace at Emmanuel UMC in Brownstown

Join us on January 30th from 6 – 7:30 pm for Hope Marketplace. We will offer free groceries, a free hot meal, open ears and hearts to all comers. We… Read more

Feb. 2: Big Game Chili Sale at Emmanuel UMC in Brownstown

On Saturday, February 2, 2019, Emmanuel UMC of Brownstown Pa will host its annual Big Game Chili Sale. Variety of homemade chili’s from traditional to adventurous, hot to mild, meaty… Read more

January & February Sessions: “Communities In the Know; Creating a Culture of Safety…” at Church of the Good Shepherd (Lebanon, PA)

Communities in the Know is a 5-session program to help caring adults build, practice, and strengthen skills to prevent child sexual abuse and become allies of healing. Each 90 minute session stands alone, and includes topics such as: the impact of abuse, upholding boundaries, recognizing questionable behavior and possible intervention strategies, media’s impact on our youth, healthy sexuality and parents as primary source of education.

Program dates are: January 13, 20, 27, February 3, 10 with morning and evening options at 11 AM – 12:30 PM OR 6 – 7:30 PM. This free seminar will take place at Church of the Good Shepherd, 1500 Quentin Road Lebanon, PA 17042 and is sponsored by SARCC (Sexual Assault Resource Counseling Center) of Lebanon County.  Read more