Area church briefs
The history of spices with Christian ladies
HUGHESVILLE — The Christian Ladies Group will meet at Tivoli United Methodist Church, 9598 Route 220, at 1 p.m. on Wednesday. Susan Sprout will speak about the historical importance of spices, where they come from, and how they can be used.
Millers in concert
LAIRDSVILLE — The Millers music group will perform at Lairdsville Faith Church, 6786 Route 118, at 7:30 p.m. on Friday. Call Pastor Max L. Walters Jr. for more information at 570-584-2765 or visit the website at www.millermusicgroup.org.
Backyard praise in Newberry
The Diamond Street Christian Church, 2211 Trenton Ave., will hold a Backyard Praise event from 2 to 6 p.m. on Aug. 5, featuring food, fellowship and live music. For more information call 570-677-0011.
The Church of the Nazarene, 3200 Lycoming Creek Road, will hold a yard sale/bake sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Aug. 12. Vendor space still is available and those interested may call Deb at 570-772-8288.