Pine Glen Church of the Brethren 
61 Pine Glen Road, 
Lewistown Pa 17044


Pine Glen Church of the Brethren 
61 Pine Glen Road, Lewistown, PA 17044
Phone 717-899

61 Pine Glen Road Lewistown, PA 17044 Phone 717-899-6297 Fax 717-899-6659

Any child who leaves the sanctuary during worship

service must be accompanied by a parent.  We

request this to comply with Child Protection laws.

PRAYER CHAIN: When you have a prayer request you would like to have sent through the prayer chain, please contact Jenn Kauffman, 717-513-5993. If no answer, please leave a message or text me. And then please give me a chance to contact you back. If you don’t hear from me in an hour. Then you can contact Audrey Ranck 717-899-7705.

NEWSLETTER ITEMS ARE DUE FOR MAY. Please have all items in by TODAY.

THE MOTHER-DAUGHTER BANQUET will be held on Saturday, May 5th at 6 pm and IT WILL BE AT THE CHURCH.  We will be serving a traditional Roast Turkey meal.  Cost for the meal is $5.00 for ages 12 and up, $3.00 for ages 6 - 11, and 5 and under are free.  Reservations are due by TODAY. Reservation envelopes will be available in the Narthex. Please indicate any special seating arrangements on the envelope - such as need end of table, highchair, booster seat.  Groups who wish to sit together should make reservations in one name or indicate this on the envelope.  Checks should be made out to Pine Glen Church of the Brethren.  Sign-up sheets for help preparation and/or serving will be in the Narthex soon. We rely upon our volunteers to make this evening special and greatly appreciate all help.

CHILD PROTECTION POLICY TRAINING: will be on Tuesday, April 24th at 7 p.m. Training with be led by Pastor Randy. Our policy requires Annual training for all who volunteer to work with children in any compacity. Sign-up sheet on the table in the Narthex.

SPRING BIBLE STUDY: Wednesday, April 25th at 7 p.m.

CROP WALK will be April 29th at 7 a.m. We will be walking for people in Vietnam to teach them about hygiene and disease and our very own Mother’s Hubbard cupboard.

SOUP SALE will be on Friday, May 11th. There will be Ham & Bean & Chicken Noodle with homemade noodles. Cost is $7.00/quart. Pick up is after 3 p.m. and its first come & first serve.

“GEISINGER” WALK IN THE PARK FOR ARTHRITIS 2018 will be on Saturday, May 19th at Kish Park from 10 a.m. till Noon. If interested in walking or donating, see Barb Kauffman.

RUTHIE AURAND is looking for the names of any veterans buried in Pine Glen cemetery. If you know of one, please send the name, rank and military branch in which they served to her email, [email protected]. Thank you!

CAN YOU HELP?  The Deacons have a compassion ministry to provide meals, transportation and visitation when needed.  If you can help with any or all of these areas, there is a sign-up sheet in the narthex. Put your name, phone number, and check the box(s) under what you can help with.  If you have any questions, feel free to ask any of the Deacons.  Thank You.

CHRISTMAS SHOE-BOX PROJECT: For April we will be collecting donations of Hand Towels and Wash Clothes to be placed in the Christmas Shoe boxes for children in depressed areas of the world. The Shoe box tote is by the coat rack. Thank you for your continued donations, Sarah Esh.

THE CHILD PROTECTION TEAM (CPT): would like to thank those who have volunteer positions during the Sunday morning worship service. The giving of your time is appreciated by the congregation and the CPT. Being a part of all the volunteer services of the church adds to our service to the Lord and provides safety to our children and youth during the morning worship service. The CPT would also like to remind all volunteers if you are unable to fill your volunteer position for a particular Sunday morning worship service, please ask someone to fill in for you and then contact Jenn, church secretary, so the change can be made in the bulletin and on the spreadsheet. The volunteer spreadsheet is posted in various areas within the church and a copy was provided for all volunteers. If you did not receive a copy, please let Jenn or someone on the CPT know and we will get you a copy. Members of the team are Rick Esh, Pastor Randy Fiske, Bonnie Harshbarger, Carol Laughlin, and Cindy Yoder.

IF ANYONE knows the addresses for our Armed Services Prayer list, could you please let Jenn, the secretary, know so that we can send cards to them?

SANDY RITTENHOUSE ADDRESS: 8643 Haslynn Ave, Hummelstown Pa 17036.