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September’s Community Dinner

The time is here again. It seems as if our summer break went by like a flash. Our next dinner will be on September 18 from 4:30-6:30 p.m.; menu: Pork and sauerkraut (includes mashed potatoes, applesauce, roll, beverage, and dessert.) Prices remain the same: $9 for adults; $3 for children under 12. A signup sheet […]

God’s Clothes Closet Report for 2017

367 persons shopped for clothing, shoes, coats, linens, and other items. A large selection of produce was donated under our “Share the Harvest” program with Geyers UM Church and our own gardeners – corn, peppers, potatoes, green & yellow beans, beets, squash, tomatoes. By way of Geyers UM Church, we received 200 hot dogs and […]

New “Helping Hand” Committee

While transporting clients, Care-A-Van drivers have discovered that there is a great need in our community that goes beyond providing food through the Food Bank or transportation. Many of our residents could use a “helping hand” in maintaining their homes – electric, plumbing, and just general “Handy Man” repairs. A committee of volunteers who may […]

250th Anniversary Celebration

St. Peter’s Lutheran Church invites anyone who is interested to sing in their 250th Anniversary Celebration choral, brass and organ concert on October 22, 2017, at 3 pm.  Choir rehearsals will be on Sundays, Sept 10 through Oct 15, from 2:00 until 3:15pm, plus a Saturday rehearsal on Oct 21 at 9:30.  If you are […]

Pumpkin Festival

On Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 4:00 to 5:30pm the children and youth have been invited back to Middletown Home to assist in their annual Pumpkin Festival. Please keep the Festival and all workers in your prayers. We had a wonderful time last year and hope to be more involved this year. This is a […]

Join Us At Mission Central

The 3rd Tuesday morning of each month, a group of willing volunteers travel to Mechanicsburg, PA to pack items for the ministry of Mission Central. Mission Central is the mission warehouse affiliate of the Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church.  Our goal is made up of 3 key components:  Disaster Response, Mission Outreach and Mission Education. Mission […]

Support the Children’s Home

For over ninety years, the United Methodist Home for Children has provided a caring environment for Central Pennsylvania’s children in need. Originally a home for orphans, today the Home is a refuge for children who are the victims of a negative social environment. Each year, UMHC provides residential treatment for scores of children on our […]