October 16 – QPR: Suicide Prevention Training in Alburtis

Suicide Prevention Training will take place in the Rohrbach Chapel at Huff’s Union Church (540 Conrad Road, Alburtis – across Conrad Road from the church building) on October 16th at 7:00 pm. . Program developed by Dr. Paul Quinett to help everyday people, teens through adults, talk about suicide. “Ask a question; save a life.” Powerpoint presentation takes about an hour. Led by QPR certified instructor, Pastor Jane Kropa.

October 18 – Revival in Philadelphia

A Unity Day 2019 Revival will take place at Woodcrest United Church of Christ (8107 Thouron Ave., Philadelphia) on October 18th at 7:00 pm. . Guest Speaker- Minister Ursula Johnson of Holy Nation Baptist Church. All are welcome.

October 19 – Trunk or Treat in Oley

Friedens UCC, 337 Main Street, Oley will be hosting a Trunk-Or-Treat on Saturday, October 19 from 2:30 to 4 pm. Kids can trick or treat from trunk to trunk. There will also be games, food, a bounce house and story time. This event is free. Call 610-987-3536 with questions.

October 20 – Mark Kroos – International Guitarist in Wernersville

YOUTH, CHILDREN AND PARENTS – And all members and guests!
COMING October 20th International guitarist of the year, Mark Kroos, coming to share his testimony at St. John’s (Hain’s) United Church of Christ (591 N. Church Rd., Wernersville) !! This is a great opportunity to reach out to your friends and invite them to church. Mark Kroos will participate in the 8 and 10:30 am service and meet with our youth at 9:30 am!! Sunday School for 6th-12 invite all your friends. https://markkroos.com/

October 23 – Blood Drive in Royersford

Every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood. You can help save lives by joining us for a blood drive on October 23rd from 2 to 7pm at First UCC, Royersford (367 Washington St., Royersford). To make an appointment, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit www.redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins are also welcome!

October 26 – Apple Dumplings in Laureldale

Church made Apple Dumpling Sale will take place on Saturday, October 26th from 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Rosedale United Church of Christ (1301 E. Bellevue Ave., Laureldale).  Apple dumplings will sell fr $3.50 each. All proceeds benefit Rosedale UCC

October 26 – Spaghetti Dinner in Gulph Mills

Gulph United Church of Christ (100 Matsonford Road, Gulph Mills) will hold their Annual Spaghetti Dinner on October 26th from 4:30 – 7:00 pm.  The dinner will feature spaghetti and meatballs with homemade sauce, salad & rolls, dessert buffet, and beverages.
Adults $10.00 Children (8 and under) $5.00
Eat in or Take out available. Questions/Directions 610-525-6593, proceeds benefit General Fund.

October 26 – Food Truck and Beer Fest in Lansdale

Wentz’s United Church of Christ will have a Food Truck and Beer Festival to benefit the Variety Club on Saturday, October 26,  12 – 4pm located at 3246 Skippack Pike, Lansdale. The Variety Club’s mission is to enrich the lives of children and young adults with disabilities through social, educational, and vocational programs. Fun for the entire family. Tickets are $35/Adult or $25/Advance Purchase. Kids (under 21) are free. Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite.  www.wentzsucc.org or email: office@wentzsucc.org

October 27 – Orders due for Apple Dumpling Sale in Alburtis

Order are due on Sunday, October 27th for our Apple Dumpling Sale on Saturday, November 2 at Huff’s Union Church (540 Conrad Rd. , Alburtis). Cost is $3.50 per dumpling. Call the church office at (610) 845-2626. Pick up is on Saturday, November 2, in the Chapel between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

October 31 – Trunk & Treat in Wernersville

Trunk & Treat, Thursday, October 31st at the Wernersville Train Station Parking Lot, 20 E Penn Avenue, Wernersville, from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. We need your help to make this a success! Bring your car and decorate the trunk with the holiday theme. There will be a prizes for the prettiest, the most original, the funniest etc.  Posted by St. John’s Hain’s UCC.

November 2 – Holiday Bazaar in Kenhorst

Holiday Bazaar at One United Church of Christ (1730 New Holland Road, Reading) on November 2nd from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm.
Craft Vendors, Silent Auction, White Elephant (After 1pm fill bag for $1.00)
Church-made Apple Dumplings and Candy,
Homemade Cookies and Baked Goods,
Hamburger Bar BQ, Hot Dogs, Homemade Soup, Drinks, etc.

November 2 – Annual Hill Church Turkey Dinner in Boyertown

The Annual Turkey Dinner at Hill Church  will take place Sat. November 2nd at the Picnic Grove Dining Hall (620 Hill Church Road, Boyertown)
Adults $12.00, Children 3 -10 $6.50 (take outs $1.00 extra)
3:00 – 7:30 pm (tickets sold until 7:00 p.m.)
610-367-8114 http://www.stjohnhillucc.org

November 9 – And the Wall Came Tumblin’ Down in Collegeville

AND THE WALL CAME TUMBLIN’ DOWN – Brought down by Candles, Prayer, and the faith of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. A Community Service on the 30th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall in collaboration with the Collegeville-Trappe Ministerium. The event itself is free and will occur at 5:00 pm at Trinity Reformed Church in Collegeville (532 E. Main Street). A Free Will Offering will be taken to benefit the work of the Ministerium. The CT Ministerium helps people that have fallen on hard times with gasoline gift cards and heating oil.
All are invited to celebrate with us. This event is hosted by Trinity Reformed UCC in Collegeville, PA in collaboration with the Collegeville-Trappe Ministerium and all its member-churches. This is a free event; however, a free-will-offering will be taken to benefit the work of the Ministerium.
Trinity is especially excited to welcome its Pastor Emerita, The Rev. Dr. Martha Bean Kriebel. This event was inspired by a visit to Germany that she particiapted in and we are grateful that she is sharing her work with us.

Prayer Wednesdays in Barto

The Sanctuary at Calvary UCC, 1231 Route 100, Barto, will be open on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month from 4-7 pm for a time of quiet prayer and reflection. Pastor Linda will have prayer books available along with some quiet music. This is a time to pause, to be with God, to listen for the whispers of the Spirit. Pastor Linda will also be available for those who would like to share or to be in prayer and will have frankincense available for anointing. If you have any questions please contact us at calvaryucc@gmail.com or 610-652-5023

November 16 – Holly Days Bazaar in Reading

Community UCC (3330 St. Lawrence Ave, Reading) will be hosting their Holly Days Bazaar on Saturday, November 16th from 8 am – 1 pm. Come and enjoy crafters and homemade items. Come hungry because breakfast and lunch are available.

November 23 – AYCE Ham and Beef Dinner in Laureldale

A Homestyle AYCE Ham and Beef Dinner will take place November 23rd from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Rosedale UCC (1301 E. Bellevue Ave, Laureldale). Dinner will include: Ham, Beef, Potato Filling, Green Beans, Gravy, Cole Slaw, Juice, Ice cream, Bread, Horsey Sauce.  Fee is $10.00.  Pre-registration is not required.

November 30 – Holiday Craft & Vendor Fair in Tamaqua

Holiday Craft and Vendor Fair at St. John UCC in Tamaqua. Vendors participating include but are not limited to: Paparazzi, Color Street, Tastefully Simple, Lula Roe, AJ Fogel Farms, and many crafters. Saturday November 30th, 9AM to 1PM. Located at 150 Pine St., Tamaqua. All proceeds will go to repairing the church organ. Contact the church office at 570-668-2573 for more information. Refreshments will be served.

Wednesdays at noon – Senior Lunches in Collegeville

Senior lunches have resumed! Every Wednesday at noon, all area seniors are invited to join other seniors for a time of food and fellowship at Trinity Reformed Church, 532 E. Main Street, Collegeville. The food for those events is prepared by Ursinus College and the cost is $5. Please call the church office on Monday to register for that week’s luncheon! 610-489-4223

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.

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