Pine Glen Church of the Brethren 
61 Pine Glen Road, Lewistown Pa 17044
717-899-6297

Pine Glen Church of the Brethren 
61 Pine Glen Road, Lewistown, PA 17044
Phone 717-899
-6297

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

PRAYER CHAIN: If you request during Sunday, September 20th – Wednesday, September 23rd please call Pastor Randy.


NEWSLETTER ITEMS ARE DUE FOR OCTOBER! Please have all items in TODAY.


PRAYER MARCH: September 26th in Washington D.C. lead by Franklin Graham.


SUNDAY SCHOOL IS BACK! Starts Sunday, September 27th, Morning Worship will start at 9:30 am with Sunday School to follow. Please note that the Work and Win Class will meet at the front of the sanctuary near the clock. This is to maintain social distancing due to the larger class size. All classrooms will be sanitized following all Covid-19 standards. Hope to see you fall back into Sunday School class! Invite your family and friends to join one of our existing classes.


COMMUNITY OUTREACH KITCHEN TEAM is having an Apple Dumpling Sale. Cost $3.50 each. Interested in ordering, contact: Pam Mattern 717-899-7528, Betty Ann Maxwell 717-242-0501, Sarah Esh 717-667-2643. Orders need to be in by September 28th. On Friday, October 9th pick up drive thru at 11 a.m. till 1 p.m. at the Main Entrance. All Covid precautions are being followed.


CHRISTMAS SHOE-BOX PROJECT: we still need the following items to finish 60 shoe boxes: 50 coloring books, 58 pairs of finger nail clippers, 16 bars of soap, 19 soap dish holders (I find those at Walmart or CVS) Thank you for your continued donations, Sarah.


CHURCH DIRECTORY 2021: I’m working on the Directory for next year, I will be needing any new or updated names, addresses, phone numbers, email address. Any one that has any changes, please email Jenn at [email protected], call the church office 717-899-6297, or text or call my cell 717-513-5993. Deadline for corrections are November 8th. Thanks!


PAUL ZOOK has posted his music and videos on his Facebook page. Check it out at Paul Zook / Facebook.  It is free.  This is part of his ministry since he is not going out into the public due to the Covid-19 concerns.


LOOKING FOR A FEW GOOD MEMBERS:

Steward Commission: Oversee the maintenance of the church and church property including the parsonage; oversee custodian and secretary; oversee rental and use of the church; seek bids on all church projects and present to the Congregation.

Witness Commission: Welcome new members into the church; support mission projects for the church and district; support community outreach including Community Meals.

Nurture Commission: Oversee the education of the members including the appointment of Sunday School teachers; coordinate social functions such as church picnic, Mother Daughter and Men and Boys banquets.

Church Clerk: Record proceedings of Congregational Business Meetings; serve as secretary for the Church Board; maintain official membership list.

Child Protection Coordinator: Oversee all records pertaining to child clearances; maintain list of all trained volunteers; assist in creating the duty roster including child monitor functions.

Child Monitor Schedulers: create duty roster including child monitor functions and ensure that all duties are filled without overlapping responsibilities.

Auditor: Assist in auditing all church accounts at the end of each fiscal year.

Pine Glen is seeking volunteers to fill these positions and serve on the Church Board for a three-year term. Please consider serving in one of these capacities to help lead our church and coordinate church activities. Current board members will be seeking to fill these openings in the coming weeks so that the slate can be approved at the upcoming Congregational Business Meeting. Please keep the leadership of Pine Glen in your prayers.