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For Sunday, July 27, 2014

Prayer List

We include in our prayers:
Donna Nicholas (sister-in-law of Elinor Jones, St. Johnís)
Sally Carey (daughter of Jeanie Carey, Emmanuel)
Harry Bleyer (cousin of Kelly and Robert Laird, Grace)
Brad Kochenour (friend of the Lairds, Grace)
Doris Smith (St. Johnís)
Bill Snyder (Grace)
Gay Lynne Shouey (friend, Grace)
Sally Meyer (aunt of Betsy Rishel, Emmanuel)
Douglas Smeltzer (son of Dick and Nancy Smeltzer, St. Johnís)
Bonnie Treaster (Emmanuel)
Gregg Clapper (friend, St. Johnís)
Keith Rishel (Grace)
Gloria Geesey (Mother of Scott Geesey, Grace)
Jean Bender

Ruth Z. Boyer (Elmcrost, Reedsville; St. Johnís)
Kate Stitzer (Centre Crest, Grace)
Lois Ellenberger (Salem Hill Haven, St. Johnís)
Lois Rearick (Room 126, 122 Wynwood Dr., Centre Hall; St. Johnís)
Mylan Grove (Wynood, St. Johnís)
Doris Smith (Wynwood, St. Johnís)


If anyone on the prayer list wishes to be removed, please call Pastor Leigh at 814-470-5850.



Emmanuel Announcements:

Strengthen the Church offering will be received on August 10.

Next communion will be on August 10

Grace Announcements:

Grace will be in the Spring Mills Parade on July 31! Joel's truck and trailer will be at Gettig's at 6PM. Anyone who would like to ride on the trailer or pass out candy or flyers, be at Gettig's between 6 and 6:45PM.

There will be a Worship Team meeting at Grace on August 6 at 9am.

Strengthen the Church offering will be received on August 10

Next communion will be on August 10

August 10, following the†10:45 AM†Creekside Service, Grace will have a barbequed chicken picnic.† Please bring a dish to share.

August 17, Grace will be at Joel's Woods for Outdoor Church with a picnic beginning at†5PM.† Please bring a dish to share and your own place settings.† Worship will follow the picnic.

St. Johnís Announcements:

Ruth Z. Boyer has moved to a new facility. She is now at Valley View Retirement Community, Belleville.

Strengthen the Church offering will be received on August 17.

Tri-Penn Announcements:

Pastor Leigh will be on vacation from Monday, July 28 through Sunday, August 3. Teresa Hockenberry will preach at St. John's and Grace on August 3. For pastoral care, please contact Pastor Julie Holm at 359-6883, Pastor Julia Sprenkle at 349-5349, or Pastor Russell Sauerwein at 364-9124.

Due to a computer/copier problem, it was necessary to redo the newsletter address document.† It is very likely there are typos or other errors to your label or maybe you failed to receive a July newsletter.† Please check the label.† If corrections are needed or you need to have your name returned to the newsletter list, please call Ruth at 364-1726.† The best times to find call are before†8:30†in the morning or any evenings.

Tri-Penn Council will meet Sunday, July 27 at 6:30 p.m. at Emmanuel.


Please send all announcements to Marian at or call 422-8302 by 8 p.m. Tuesday evening. Please indicate to which congregation announcements belong. All announcements can be found on the Tri-Penn web site at St. Johnís web site address is



Next Weekís UCC Services:
St. Johns: 9:00
Grace: 10:45

Next weekís altar cloth color is Green.

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