NIPPENOSE VALLEY LENTEN SERVICE
Feb. 13: Ash Wednesday Service at the Oriole United Methodist Church. Communion and imposition of ashes.
Feb. 20: Mid-week Lenten Service at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.
Feb. 27: Mid-week Lenten Service at the Antes Fort United Methodist Church.
March 6: Mid-week Lenten Service at the St. James Lutheran Church.
March 13: Mid-week Lenten Service at the Oval United Methodist Church.
March 20: Mid-week Lenten Service at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.
March 29: Good Friday Service at the Oriole United Methodist Church.
(All services begin at 7 p.m.)
Woolrich, Avis, Phelps, Chapel,
McElhattan, Caldwell, Farrandsville, Liberty, Dunnstown and Swissdale
UNITED METHODIST CHURCHS
During Lent season, churches will participate in a worship series titled By My Hand-For My Sake. The questions will be asked, "what is your role in the suffering and death of Christ?" Through homilies and monologues the characters Adam/Eve, Nicodemus, Judas, Barabbas, Pilate, Peter and the Centurion will address this question. Participating pastors are Bill Anderson, T.R. Hardic, Roger Yoder, Sharon Nestlerode, Cathy Dawes and Tom Jones.
Schedule is as follows:
Feb. 13 - Ash Wednesday, Woolrich UMC, 7 p.m.
Feb. 17- Avis UMC, 4 p.m.
Feb. 24 - Swissdale UMC, 4 p.m.
March 3 - Phelps Chapel, 4 p.m.
March 10 - Farransdville UMC, 4 p.m.
March 17 - Woolrich UMC, 4 p.m.
March 24 - McElhattan UMC, 4 p.m.
March 28 - Maudy Thursday, McElhattan UMC, 7 p.m.
March 29 - Good Friday, Avis UMC,7 p.m.
Offerings for the services will be split between various mission organizations.
JERSEY SHORE LUTHERAN CHURCHES
Ash Wednsday Service, Feb. 13, 6 a.m. at St. John Lutheran and 7 p.m. at Grace Lutheran. The theme this year will be "Journey of Stones."
Feb. 20, 7 p.m. at St. John Lutheran.
Feb. 27, 7 p.m. at Garman Lutheran.
March 6, 7 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran.
March 13, 7 p.m. at Grace Lutheran.
March 20, 7 p.m. at St. John Lutheran.
Mauny Thusday Service, March 28, 7 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran.
March 29, Jersey Shore Ministerium Community Service at noon at St. John Lutheran. Evenng Good Friday Service at 7 p.m. at Garman Lutheran.
March 30, 7 p.m. Easter Vigil at St. John Lutheran.
TRINITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CHARGE
(Third Street, DuBoistown and Trinity)
Ash Wednesday Service, 7 p.m. Feb. 13, Third Street United Methodist Church, 931 E. Third St.
Good Friday Service,7 p.m. March 29, Trinity United Methodist Church, 1971 Lycoming Creek Road.
Easter Sunrise Service, 6:30 a.m., March 31, Susquehanna State Park, Hiawatha docking area.
Wednesday Lenten Series
Episcopal churches in the Williamsport area will hold a Lenten soup supper and DVD series followed by a service of Compline on Wednesdays during Lent beginning at 6 p.m. The topic is What Wondrous Love: Holy Week in Word and Art.
Feb. 20 - All Saints, 1656 Scott St.
Feb. 27 - Christ Church, 426 Mulberry St.
March 6 - Church of Our Savior, 31 N. Loyalsock Ave., Montoursville.
March 13 - Trinity, 844 W. Fourth St.
March 20 - Church of the Good Shepherd, 827 Good Shepherd Road, Montoursville.
A Eucharist Service will be held at 5 p.m. every Sunday during Lent at Trinity Episcopal Church, 844 W. Fourth St., in the chapel.
ASH WEDNESDAY ONLY SERVICES
Pine Street United Methodist Church, 441 Pine St., prayer vigil/silent Communion and evening worship. Prayer Vigil/Silent Communion 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Evening worship service 7 p.m.
HUGHESVILLE - The Muncy/Hughesville United Methodist Cluster will sponsor an Ash Wednesday Worship Experience at 7 p.m. at Bethany United Methodist Church, 111 S. Second St.
WOOLRICH - Woolrich Community United Methodist Church, 1080 Park Ave., will hold a walk-up, drive-up imposition of ashes from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. In front of the church. At 7 p.m. the church will host the opening of the Lenten combined services with area United Methodist churches. Pastor Tom Jones will be the speaker.