September 17, 2023 Worship – How to Forgive Like a Christian (and What is Apologetics?)

This week’s Order of Worship – This Week’s Study Guide – Children’s Activity Packet

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

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


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September 18 – Trinity Trustees and Ad Board meet at 7pm, all are welcome.

September 19 – Historic Paradise Church Cemetery Assn meets at 7pm at St. James in Coburn

September 20 – 3rd Quarter PV Charge Staff Parish Relations Committee meets 7pm at St. James

September 21 – Ladies Coffee & Conversation at St. James in Coburn at 9:30am. All are welcome.

September 24 – Fall Hayride and Picnic at Trinity UMC, Woodward. Hayride begins at 3pm and the picnic will follow. Bring a covered dish to share. Beverages and table service will be provided. All are welcome!

September 30 – Paradise Cemetery Work Day, volunteers needed, begins at 8:30am

October 8 – Trinity and St. James will join with other churches in the area for Worship at Wert Park in Aaronsburg at 9:30am. Sprucetown will worship at 11am. All are welcome to either service.

October 18 – Church/Charge Conference – All members of the charge churches are encouraged to attend to holy conferencing starting at 7pm. Conference booklets will be available. All churches in the Penns Valley Cluster will attend the conference. Carpooling is recommended.

This week’s message and children’s message pre-recorded in the Pastor’s office: