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NORTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP: Union Lutheran Church VBS to begin June 25

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 by SUSAN BRYANT in Columns

Union Lutheran Church, Schnecksville, will offer “Maker Fun Factory” for Vacation Bible School 6-8 p.m. June 25-30 for children ages 3 through fifth grade.

The evening begins with a free meal 5:45 p.m. for participants, their families and any interested adults.

While the children are attending their fun and learning sessions, adults are invited to a Bible study at the same time.

In order to have sufficient materials, preregister by June 19.

Call 610-767-6884 for more information.


Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, will have its 10:30 a.m. service outdoors in the grove on June 25.

Guest preacher will be Becky Ensley, a candidate for ordination from First Presbyterian Church, Allentown, and Princeton Theological Seminary.

Sarah Ayers will be guest musician that morning.

Following the worship time, everyone is invited for hot dogs and snacks, and best of all, “Build Your Own” ice cream sundaes.

Visitors are invited to share in the fellowship and food.


St. John’s United Church of Christ, 1415 Rising Sun Road, Laurys Station, has shifted to a 9 a.m. worship time for the summer.

The Keenagers seniors group will meet noon June 27 for lunch. Bring a covered dish to share.

The cancer support group will no longer meet every month, but church leaders will be available to meet with individuals whose lives are affected by the disease and need someone to walk with them on their journey.

Call 610-262-8061 to learn more.


Agape New Testament Fellowship Church, 5229 Route 873, Schnecksville, will show the movie, “Last Ounce of Courage,” 7 p.m. June 21.

The film is an intergenerational story about family, free expression and taking a stand for one’s beliefs.

All are welcome to the presentation.