News/Blog (Page 42)

Pilgrimage news

Our J2A pilgrims and leaders are mid-way through their journey to England and are having an amazing experience. They worshiped at Westminster Abbey and St. Paul’s Cathedral, watched the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace, strolled along the Thames, and rode the London Eye. Today they are touring Stonehenge, Bath and Windsor. The group…

Seeking work-mass day volunteers, projects

ALERT, the All Lancaster Episcopal Response Team, is seeking volunteers to assist elderly or handicapped individuals with outdoor clean-up of their properties (leaf raking, flower bed/shrub maintenance) on Saturday, Oct. 12. Can you help with this Convocation-wide effort, or do you know of someone who could use assistance? Contact Mike Gbur, Shirley Shaheen or Dave Martin by…

MDG Challenge: “Just One”

“I never look at the masses as my responsibility. I look at the individual. I can love only one person at a time. I can feed only one person at a time. Just one, one, one.” – Mother Teresa  Visualize each of us coming weekly bringing “just one” food item to share. Then help make it…

Community Breakfast Alert

St. John’s will prepare and host the Community Breakfast Sat., July 20 at a new location: First United Methodist Church, N. Duke and E. Walnut streets. Consider volunteering for this rewarding Jubilee Ministries project. Set-up begins at 7:30 a.m.; the meal is served at 9 a.m. Enter through the rear entrance of the building, off…

Clothing for Kanlugan

Help the children of Manila by donating unwanted child-sized summer clothing. A donation box will be in the back of the church through the end of July. Questions? Call Dan Dorgan at 717-538-1346.

Blueberry Festival

Saturday, July 13th 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Music Featuring:   Paul Reese, on Organ Bradley Mattson, on Trumpet and a String Quartet! Tickets: $5 per person (includes concert & reception) All proceeds will benefit the J2A pilgrimage to England.

Food Bank

HELP! Our cupboards are bare. Please help re-stock the food bank for our door ministry that is busy as ever! We once again encourage everyone to help stock the shelves! Any of the following items will help immensely: Peanut butter and jelly, spaghetti sauce and pasta, Spam, pork & beans, canned vegetables (green beans, corn, potatoes), rice…