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 Webb-Smith, New Life Wake Up Ministries Inc., Williamsport.
HCR Manor Care North, 2:15 p.m., Sara Bower, Tivola United Methodist Church.
HCR Manor Care South, 2 p.m., the Rev. Dr. Margaret Balliet, John G. Lake Ministries, Williamsport.
Pre-Release Center, 3:30 p.m. Yokefellow (men), Yokefellow (women).
Valley View Nursing Home, 2 p.m., the Rev. Ken Woods-Henderson, Northway Presbyterian Church, Williamsport.
Williamsport Home, 3 p.m., Lenora Georges, Holy Cross Orthodox Church, Williamsport.
Assisted Living Centers: None scheduled.
Services during the week include:
William Hepburn Apartments, 11 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. Dr. Rob Manzinger, First Baptist Church, Williamsport.
Williamsport Sycamore Manor, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Dr. Rob Manzinger, First Baptist Church, Williamsport.
Williamsport Housing for the Elderly, 11 a.m. Wednesday, St. Joseph the Worker Parish, Williamsport.
Presbyterian Home, 11 a.m. Thursday, the Rev. Gwen Bernstine, United Churches of Lycoming County.
Roseview Center, 2 p.m. Thursday, the Rev. Dr. Margaret Balliet, John G. Lake Ministries, Williamsport.
On the radio
Radio Services are provided by the following congregations:
9 a.m. (Saturday) Jersey Shore Assembly of God, WJSA 1600 AM/96.3 FM.
9:20 a.m. Community Baptist Church, Montoursville, WJSA 1600 AM/96.3 FM.
10:50 a.m. Pine Street United Methodist Church, WWPA 1340 AM.
United Churches Wednesday noon ecumenical lunches are held each week of the school year at Pine Street United Methodist Church, 441 Pine St. The first program this fall will be Sept. 11 when Pastor Rusty Wolfinger and Tina McDowell will talk about Habitat for Humanity's new program "A Brush With Kindness." McDowell is the executive director of the Williamsport/Lycoming Habitat for Humanity and Wolfinger is the assistant pastor at Faith United Methodist Church in Montoursville. A serving of a catered $6 lunch begins at 11:45 a.m. in the church fellowship hall. Free parking is available in the lot north of the church. Although reservations are not needed, those not regular attendees should call United Churches at 322-1110 to help the caterer know how many to prepare for.
The United Churches telephone devotion line is available 24 hours a day by calling 322-5762. The devotionalist next week will be Pastors Jim and Kathy Behrens. Jim Behrens is the administrative pastor at Picture Rocks United Methodist Parish and a chaplain at Muncy SCI. Kathy Behrens is part of the pastoral team at Wallis Run/Loyalsock United Methodist Parish.