Daniel's Closet open
Daniel's Closet, a free clothing ministry, will be held at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1101 Washington Blvd., from 9-11 a.m.
SUNDAY MAY 26
JERSEY SHORE - St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, 229 S. Broad St., will celebrate graduation Sunday with one service at 9 a.m. followed by a tea. High school and college graduates, as well as Pastor Kerry Aucker, who finished his Doctor of Ministry degree from Luther Seminary, will be honored.
Church briefs submissions
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Summer services start
CARSONTOWN - Carsontown Community Church begins summer services at 9:30 a.m. The nondenominational church has been serving the Little Pine Creek area for more than 100 years and is open from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. The church is on Little Pine Creek Road, Route 4001, three miles southwest of English Center or eight miles northeast of Waterville,
Women's Day program
The Women's Ministry of Freedom House, 1700 Memorial Ave., will hold its annual Women's Day starting at 11 a.m. with guest speaker JoAnn Walker. Afternoon events will include a dinner at 3 p.m. and worship service at 4 p.m. featuring evangelist Tasha Smith, of Elmira, N.Y. For more information, or a ride, call Sister Burkett at 215-906-1396.
Schlappis in concert
JERSEY SHORE - Phelps Chapel United Methodist Church, off the Route 220 Pine Creek Exit, will host Carl and Opal Schlappi in a country Gospel concert at 6:30 p.m. A free-will offering will be taken and ice cream sundaes follow the service.
St. Joseph the Worker Parish will hold an authentic Italian spaghetti dinner from 4-7 p.m. in the Fleming Center, 720 W. Fourth St. Cost is $8 adults and $5 for children 10 and under. Proceeds benefit youth mission trip in June. Tickets are available at the parish office at 711 W. Edwin St. or at the door. Takeouts available.
MAY 31-JUNE 1
Yard and bake sale
BLOOMSBURG - Katys Church, 10 Phillips Road, west off Route 254, will hold a yard and bake sale from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. Donation of unwanted items or baked goods for the sale will be greatly appreciated. A portion of the proceeds benefit the continued restoration and renovation of the historical church. Call 764-2412 for more information.
Community yard sale
Montoursville Brethren in Christ Church, 105 Fairview Court, will hold a community yard sale from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in the church parking lot. The church is along Route 87, just north of Wal-Mart. Hot dogs and baked goods will be sold to benefit Young Life.
MUNCY - Turkey dinner served family style will be held at Huntersville United Methodist Church, 5263 Rabbittown Road, from 4-7 p.m. featuring fresh roasted turkey. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children 6-12 and free for those under 6.
QUIGGLEVILLE - St. Michael's Lutheran Church will host the annual Hepburn Township School alumni at 5 p.m. at the parish hall. Attendees are asked to bring a tureen, drink and table service. For more information, call 322-2619.
Faith in action
MILTON - The First Presbyterian Church, 47 Walnut St., will hold a faith in action service starting at 9 a.m. Call the church at 742-4491 for more information.