Walking with God

Institutional services

The following institutional services are arranged for and reported by United Churches of Lycoming County:


County Prison, 1:45 and 3:15 p.m., the Rev. Velinda Smith, New Life Wake Up Ministries Inc., Williamsport.

HCR Manor Care South, 2 p.m., Jerry Webb, Maple Street AME Zion Church, Williamsport.

Valley View Nursing Home, 2 p.m., Anthony Mileto, St. John’s-Newberry United Methodist Church, Williamsport.

Aristacare at Loyalsock, 2 p.m., Sara Bower, Faxon-Kenmar United Methodist Church, Loyalsock Township.

Elmcroft, 2 p.m., the Rev. Gwen Bernstine, United Churches of Lycoming County.

HCR Manor Care North, 2:15 p.m., Diane Kinley, New Covenant United Church of Christ.

Rose View Center, 2:15 p.m., TBA.

Williamsport Home, 3 p.m., the Rev. Gwen Bernstine, United Churches of Lycoming County.

Pre-Release Center, 3:30 p.m. Yokefellow (men), Yokefellow (women).

Services during the week include:

Presbyterian Home, 11 a.m. Thursday, the Rev. Jerry Cline, retired United Methodist pastor.

On the radio

Radio Services are provided by the following congregations:

8:30 a.m. (Saturday) Jersey Shore Assembly of God, WJSA 1600 AM/96.3 FM.

8:15 a.m. (Sunday) St. John’s-Newberry United Methodist Church. 1050 or 1600 AM; 92.7 or 104.1 FM

9:20 a.m. (Sunday) Community Baptist Church, Montoursville, WJSA 1600 AM/96.3 FM.

11 a.m. (Sunday) Pine Street United Methodist Church, WWPA 1340 AM. and 101.3 FM.

Ecumenical luncheon

United Churches Wednesday noon ecumenical lunches are held each week of the school year and once in the summer at Pine Street United Methodist Church, 441 Pine St. The next gathering will be a summer musical program on July 19. Regular luncheons will resume in September. The programs all include the serving of a catered $6 lunch beginning at 11:45 a.m. in the church fellowship hall. Free parking is available until 1:30 p.m. in the lot north of the church ugh reservations are not needed, those not regular attendees should call United Churches at 570-322-1110 to help the caterer know how to prepare.

Devotion Line

The United Churches telephone devotion line is available 24 hours a day by calling 570-322-5762. The devotionalist next week will be Sandy Grier, of Messiah Lutheran Church in South Williamsport.