Weekly Sermon Topics

February 23, Corporate Prayer. Benefits and hardships that the Bible says goes to groups of peoples, not just individuals. But prayer is the dominant theme. (It is also Transfiguration Sunday.)

Lent will focus on STRUGGLES

March 1– Struggle with Temptation- Matthew 4:1-7, the temptations of Christ (and ours)

March 8– Struggle with Wisdom- John 3:1-17. Nicodemus

March 15– Struggle with Self- image, perceptions, and how God sees us. John 4:5-29, Samaritan woman Mar. 22- Struggle with Righteousness- John 9: 1-41. Who is righteous? Blind, now I see.

Fellowship Activities

March 14 – Chili Cook-off/Dessert Bake off. The 13th Annual Glossbrenner Chili Cook-Off will be held Saturday, March 14,
2020 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Help support the Youth Reach Mission Trip by coming to the cook-off; sample and vote (tickets to vote are $1 each) for your favorite chili. You can also offer support by entering a pot of chili. Also, it’s our 6th annual Dessert Bake-Off!
Here’s the chance for those bakers in the congregation
to show off their baking skills. All you need to do is bake your favorite dessert and bring it on March 14th to be judged (voting is the same as the Chili Cook-off; $1.00 per vote). Call Pam Doughton (717-314-5611) if you would like to enter a pot of chili or a dessert.

Saturday, March 28, 2020, the Fellowship Team is planning a trip to see the Hershey Bears play the Binghamton Devils. It Cost of the tickets is $22.00; parking is $10.00 per car. The game starts at 7:00 p.m. Deadline for sign up is Sunday, February 23. Sign-up sheet is in the Narthex, or call Ken Ober at 717- 653-1072.

Caring Hands and Hearts has planned the following events for 2020.


May 30
Spring Yard Sale and Food Tent. Save your no longer needed
items to donate to our community yard sale.


September 11 & 12
Apple Dumpling Sale – We will be taking orders for the same great apple dumplings sold at our Country Fair and Market. Pick-up will be on September 11 and 12 in conjunction with
our Fall Yard Sale.


September 12
Fall Yard Sale and Food Tent. As you come across items you no longer need or want, consider saving them for this yard sale.


October 24
Dinner and Auction – The evening will start with a delicious meal followed by an auction with some great items. This event will be held this year instead of the Country Fair and Market. Watch for additional information on these and other events.

Women’s Banquet