March 3, 2024 – 3rd Sunday of Lent

This week’s Order of Worship – Children’s Activity Packet

Watch today’s worship recorded at the churches:
Trinity UMC, Woodward
St. James UMC, Coburn
Sprucetown UMC, Spring Mills

Watch the pastor’s pre-recorded message & children’s message at the bottom of the page.


Life After Loss helps you to focus on your loss, face the pain of it, and set about to reintegrate your life. Recommended for those experiencing a loss by death that occurred at least 3 months prior to our 1st session. Classes are every Sunday for 5 weeks starting April 7th from Noon-2:30pm at Christ’s United Methodist Church, 1200 Allegheny Street, Julian. A light lunch is provided each week. If you would like more information about the group or would like to register for the free sessions, contact Rev. Karen L. Weiss, 814-883-7595, [email protected]. Please share this with anyone who may benefit.

A Laity Celebration will be held March 9th at 10am hosted at Mount Nittany UMC in Lemont. You are encouraged to join us for glorious music including a bell choir, inspiring stories, and holy communion.

March 5 – Lent season Book Study: The Third Day – Living the Resurrection Tuesdays 7pm via Zoom. Click here for information.

March 6 – 1st Wednesday Bible Study 10am at Sprucetown UMC, 177 Upper Georges Valley Rd.

March 7 – Ladies Coffee & Conversation hosted at St. James UMC 9:30am. All are welcome.

March 9 – A Laity Celebration 10am at Mt. Nittany UMC, 1500 E. Branch Road, State College

March 10 – Sprucetown Potluck Lunch following worship, Ad Board and Trustees meet following lunch.

March 20 – 3rd Wednesday Bible Study 10am at St. James UMC, 501 Main St. in Coburn

March 28 – Maundy Thursday service will be held March 28th 7pm at St. James UMC, Coburn

March 31 – Easter Sunday is March 31, 2024 – Sunrise Service 7am at Trinity Woodward; 8:30am at St. James Coburn; 10am at Sprucetown UMC with a light breakfast served at 9am

Pre-recorded message and a children’s message via the pastor’s office: