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July 21 – Bethany Summer Concert Series – Know Return: A Kansas Tribute Band @ Bethany Children’s Home, Womelsdorf

Bethany Children’s Home will host their 3rd Annual Summer Concert Series every Friday night beginning July 7th.
Concerts are held on their campus located at 1863 Bethany Road, Womelsdorf PA 19567. Concerts begin at 7:00 p.m. Bring your favorite blanket or lawn chair.

Concessions will be available. Free will offering will be taken.
A few friendly reminders: No alcohol or smoking is permitted on campus. No animals/pets permitted on campus unless for ADA.

July 22 and July 23 – Trinity United Church of Christ 150th Anniversary Celebration @ Trinity UCC, Leesport

Join Trinity United Church of Christ Leesport 17 N Centre Ave Leesport as they celebrate 150 years in the Leesport Community .
Saturday July 22nd there will be an open house 11:00 AM -2:00 PM with refreshments and entertainment. Enjoy displays of church and community history.
Sunday 23rd there will be a service at 2:00 PM honoring 150 years of community service . There will be refreshments and fellowship following that service.
For additional information call 610-987-6759 or email trinityleesport@frontier.com

July 22 – Christmas in July Candlelight Worship Service @ Epler’s UCC, Leesport

Christmas in July Candlelight Service

Join Epler’s Church United Church of Christ, for a Christmas in July Candlelight Service, including the telling of the Christmas story, Holy Communion, candlelight singing, and special music from the senior choir, children’s choir, and the Spanish-speaking congregation Iglesia Pentecostal Casa de Restuaracion which also worships at Epler’s Church.

The service will begin in the air-conditioned sanctuary at 1151 W. Leesport Road, Leesport, 8:00p.m. on Saturday, July 22.

Celebrate the miracle of Jesus’s birth without the holiday stress or the threat of snow!

July 22 – FREE Community Picnic @ Calvary UCC, Barto

Calvary UCC in Barto is holding a Free Community Picnic on Saturday, July 22nd at 12 noon. Join us for food and fellowship, bring your friends and tell your neighbors. Everybody Eats! Calvary UCC is located at 1231 Route 100 Barto PA 19504 phone: 610-652-5023 or email: calvaryucc@gmail.com

Now until August 12th – Making Peace Cranes @ Trinity Reformed UCC, Collegeville

Trinity Church is offering a community and Conference-wide project making as many peace cranes as possible in Remembrance of Hiroshima Day, Sunday,  Aug.  6 to present  on Aug. 13 to staff and students visiting us as part of their American Studies Program at Ursinus College.

A summer project to complete for Aug. 13:     MAKE PEACE CRANES – 
pick up a pattern at church or online at:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R9VF3gdf_Hk  online instructions – see and follow http://www.informeddemocracy.com/sadako/fold/folding9.pdf – pattern to print

 

Wednesdays – June 21 thru Aug. 23 – Huff’s Church Village Volleyball, Alburtis

Village volleyball in the village of Huff’s Church (across street from Huff’s Union Church building–540 Conrad Road, Alburtis).
Every Wednesday from June 21 through August 23 (weather permitting) from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Relaxed recreational volleyball.
Church provides the place, net, ball, cold water (bring your water bottle to fill) and bathrooms. All ages; minimum of 2 needed to start a game. If no one shows by 7 p.m., we will assume the evening is cancelled. Public is welcome; we hope to see you there. Congregations–bring a team and play. 610-845-2626.
Pastor Jane Kropa. e-mail: pastor@huffschurch.com

July 28 – Bethany Summer Concert Series – Tin Bird Choir @ Bethany Children’s Home, Womelsdorf

Bethany Children’s Home will host their 3rd Annual Summer Concert Series every Friday night beginning July 7th.
Concerts are held on their campus located at 1863 Bethany Road, Womelsdorf PA 19567. Concerts begin at 7:00 p.m. Bring your favorite blanket or lawn chair.

Concessions will be available. Free will offering will be taken.
A few friendly reminders: No alcohol or smoking is permitted on campus. No animals/pets permitted on campus unless for ADA.

July 29 – Woodcrest Beyond the Wall @ Woodcrest UCC, Philadelphia

Woodcrest UCC invites you to our Beyond the Wall – Community Outreach event Saturday July 29, 2017 from 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. (rain date August 5). We are at 8107 Thouron Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19150; phone number 215-242-2227.
The purpose of this free outdoor event is to help community members learn about resources available to assist them. Representatives from various organizations will provide useful information.
There will also be kids zone activities, giveaways, and a musical performance.

August 1 – Royersford National Night Out w/ First UCC, Royersford

The community is invited to join us for the 34th annual National Night Out – Royersford’s 8th – on Tuesday, August 1st from 5-8 pm in Royersford on Washington Street between 3rd and 5th Avenues.
Free food, games, entertainment, raffles, prizes and more. NNO is a unique crime/drug prevention event sponsored by First UCC, Royersford with the help of the community. Last year’s event involved citizens, law enforcement agencies, civic groups, local businesses, neighborhood organizations, and local officials, and we expect this year to be even bigger!

Its an opportunity for communities to come together to promote police-community partnerships, crime prevention, and neighborhood camaraderie. for more information call the church office at 610-948-9156 or email us at firstuccroy@netzero.net. Join us for America’s Night Out against crime!

August 4 – Bethany Summer Concert Series – Stephanie Grace @ Bethany Children’s Home, Womelsdorf

Bethany Children’s Home will host their 3rd Annual Summer Concert Series every Friday night beginning July 7th.
Concerts are held on their campus located at 1863 Bethany Road, Womelsdorf PA 19567. Concerts begin at 7:00 p.m. Bring your favorite blanket or lawn chair.

Concessions will be available. Free will offering will be taken.
A few friendly reminders: No alcohol or smoking is permitted on campus. No animals/pets permitted on campus unless for ADA.

August 5 – Annual Ringgold Band Picnic @ St. John-Hill UCC, Boyertown

Annual Ringgold Band Picnic at St. John-Hill UCC Picnic Grove (620 Hill Church Rd, Boyertown, PA 19512) will be on August 5th. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy food, music and door prizes. Food will be available for purchase at 3:00 pm through the end of the evening; the Ringgold Band will play from 5:00 – 8:00 pm; door prizes will be raffled during intermissions. Proceeds from the picnic will go to support the Sunday School. More details can be found on the website at www.stjohnhillucc.org or by calling the church at 610-367-8114.

August 5 – All Day VBS – “The Life of Jesus” @ Falkner Swamp UCC, Gilbertsville

Crafts! Music! Stories! Fun!
Did we get your attention? Join us for a fun-filled day where we dig in to the life of Jesus! Our all day VBS will be an amazing, faith building experience where kids ages 3-12 will get the chance to focus on the life of Jesus through games, songs, crafts, and other AWESOME hands on projects! Lunch provided.

Falkner Swamp UCC
2077 Swamp Pike, Gilbertsville, PA
610-323-4053
Saturday, August 5th ~ 9 am – 4 pm

Register on our website @ www.falknerswamp.org

August 11 – Bethany Summer Concert Series – The Uptown Band @ Bethany Children’s Home, Womelsdorf

This is the last performance of the Bethany Children’s Home’s 3rd Annual Summer Concert Series.
Concerts are held on their campus located at 1863 Bethany Road, Womelsdorf PA 19567. Concerts begin at 7:00 p.m. Bring your favorite blanket or lawn chair.

Concessions will be available. Free will offering will be taken.
A few friendly reminders: No alcohol or smoking is permitted on campus. No animals/pets permitted on campus unless for ADA.

August 14 – The Phoebe Ministries Golf Tournament @ Saucon Valley Country Club

The Phoebe Ministries Golf Tournament will take place on August 14, 2017 at Saucon Valley Country Club, 2050 Saucon Valley Road, Bethlehem, PA 18015. The tournament begins with registration and brunch at 9:30 a.m. and a shotgun start at 11:00. Cocktails, a grazing-style dinner and award presentation will begin at 4:00 p.m. Registration includes brunch, greens fees and cart, and dinner. Individual registrations or foursomes are now being accepted. For more information, to purchase a ball for the golf ball drop, or to sponsor or register, please visit www.phoebe.org/golf or contact Molly Driscoll at 610-794-5163 or mdriscoll@phoebe.org.

August 19 – Chicken Barbeque @ St. James UCC, Limerick

August 19th – St. James UCC, 321 S. Limerick Rd., Limerick 19468 – 4 to 6 pm. Cost is $10 per person. Dinner includes 1/2 chicken, corn on the cob, potato salad, applesauce, roll, drink, and dessert. Profits will be split between: Moringa Community student scholarships, Ministries at Main St., and the St. James property maintenance fund. For tickets call 610-489-0990.

October 15 – Organ Recital @ New Goshenhoppen UCC, East Greenville

Organ Recital featuring Gordon Tuck
on October 15 at 3:00 pm at New Goshenhoppen UCC  @
1070 Church Rd., New Greenville, PA  18041
SAVE THE DATE – more information to follow at a later date.

First Saturday of Month – Informal, 5-pm Church Service – Leesport

Trinity United Church of Christ, 17 N Centre Ave. ( Rt. 61) in Leesport 19533 is offering an informal church service including Holy Communion the first Saturday of each month at 5 PM. All are welcome – come as you are.

Homeless Outreach – Saturdays, November through April @ Trinity Reformed UCC, Pottstown

Join members of the Trinity UCC Pottstown Area Homeless Outreach on
Saturday’s from 8 am– 4:30 pm.
Providing a warm place for the homeless, job search activities, lunch, movies, games and fellowship.
For more information and to register visit sign up by clicking here.

3rd Wed of each month (Sept. thru May) – Salem Prime Timers & lunch at Salem UCC in Doylestown

Salem Prime Timers meet the 3rd Wednesday of each month, September through May at noon for lunch and entertainment at Salem UCC 186 E. Court St. Doylestown, PA 18901.
Lunch will be  sandwiches, sides, beverage and dessert. $5 per person.
Register at Salem UCC, admin@salemdoylestownucc.org or 215-348-9860.
All are welcome!

Tuesday Afternoons – Sewing for a Cause @ Trinity Reformed UCC, Pottstown

Trinity Reformed UCC, 60 N. Hanover Street in Pottstown 19464 teaches low-income and homeless people how to sew on Tuesday afternoons from 2:00 – 3:00pm . If you are a sewer, and would like to share your gifts with others, please contact Barbara Cooper through the church: 610-326-2243.