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SATURDAY, JANUARY v, THE DAILY COURIER, CONNELLSVILLE. PA. PAGE THREE. Among the Churches CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN Vine and Ncwmycr, F. A. Myers, pastor, 407 East Green street--9:45, unified service, Divine worship, sermon "Listening to God." The church in school; 6:45 young people's meeting; 7:30, preaching hour, sermon "Crooked People Made Straight." UNITED BRETHREN Fayette Charge, W. J. Ritchcy, pastor. Mount Olive--Sunday school, 11 A. M.; morning worship, 11, subject "Forgetting and Remembering." C. E., 7:30 P. M. Committee on evangelism meets at 3:30 Sunday afternoon. Men's Brotherhood, Monday dt 7:30 P. M. Prayer meeting, Tuesday at 7:30 in charge of the class leader, Thomas Hodge. Fairview--Sunday school, 10 A. M. At 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon a union prayer meeting will be held to which everyone is invited. East End--Sunday school, 9:45 A. M.; evening worship, 7:30, subject "Rent Garments or Broken Hearts." C. E., 6:30 Evangelistic services every night next week, including Saturday. CHURCH OF GOD Buchanan Circuit, C. W. Byrnes, pastor, residence 1119 West Crawford avenue. Buchanan--Sunday school, 10 A. M.: Christian Endeavor, 7 P. M.; midweek service, Wednesday, 7:30 P. M. Clinton--Sunday school, 10 A. M,; Christian Endeavor, 7 P. M.; midweek service, Wednesday, 7:30 P. M. Breakneck--Sunday schocl, 10 A. M.; preaching service, 11 A. M.; preaching service, 7:30 P. M.; midweek service, Wednesday, 7:30 P. M. FIRST UNITED BRETHREN Lincoln avenue at Race street, Elmer A. Schullz, pastor--Unified service worship and Bible school) it 9:30 A. M., sermon by pastor "Reconciliation of Our Thought Lite," Bible study theme "Peter Commended and Rebuked." Christian En- cavor, 6:30 P. M., societies for Juniors, Intermediates and Seniors; evening service, 7:30 o'clock, pictures (film slides) of "Obcrammcrgau and ;he Passion Play ol 1830." Part 1 tMs week part 2 next Sunday night. DUNBAR M. E. O. G. Cook, pastor--Sunday school, 9:45 A. M., Willis Craig, superintendent; preaching at 11, subject "The, Fonvard Look": Epworth League, 7 P. M., leader, Emerson Hostcttlcr; preaching, 7:30, subject -"A Friend in the Time of Need." Community Bible study Tuesday evening at 7:30-o'clock at the parsonage, ·instructor, Harry Williams, topic, "Israel's Civil War and Its Results." Mid-week prayer service Wednesday -evening, 7:30; Probationers Class at 7- o'clock. CHRISTIAN Merrill L. Cadwell, pastor--Bible school, 9:30 A. M.; morning worship, 10:40, the theme of the Week of Prayer, which is closing today, will be used os the basis of this service, subject of message will be "Toward the Reconciliation of Life." Christian Endeavor, 6:30 P. M. Evening service, 7:30 o'clock. At the time of this service the church board will meet with William Pearcy of the Board of Church Extension for an important conference, members and friends ot the church welcome. PRESBYTERIAN Lcisenring, William Hamilton, minister--Church service, 9:45; church school, 10:30; "Bible study class for men and women; teacher, Rev. William Hamilton, PRESBYTERIAN West Lcisenring, William Hamilton, minister--Sunday school, 9:45; Y. P. service, 6:45; church sen-ice 7:30. Imperial Male Quartet of Uniontown will be present Sunday evening, January 22. UNION BAPTIST H. H. Colvin, minister--Sunday school, 9:30. All friends and members come out and make this a banner year. Preaching at 11 o'clock bj the pastor, subject "The Barren Destroyed." At 8, sermon subject "Forget Bygones." Stuffing th turkey will begin Tuesday evening a 4 o'clock. Come out to get yours Wednesday evening prayer service a ~ choir rehearsal at 8. The mis sionaries will meet at 4 o'clock Thursday evening at the home Mrs. Benjamin Henderson of 204 North Third street. GREZNWOOD M. E. 'O. G. Cook, pastor--Preaching, 9:30; Sunday school, 10:30, W. S. Be- ,hanna, superintendent; J u n i o r 'League, 6:45 P. M., Mrs. J. C. Her- ·". wick, superintendent; E p w o r t h League, F:45, president, Harold 'Kooscr. CHURCH OF NAZARENE ;Vanderbilt, A. .V. Mountford, pastor--9:30, Bible school; 10:45, morn- .^ing.worsnlp; 6, .Y. P. prayer meeting; " 6:30, Y. P: service; 7:30, evening service.." Wednesday" evening, 7:30, prayer meeting; Thursday evening, 7:30, -AV..F.JM. S. r.-.ceting. ~ JEVERSOX UNITED BRETHREN .". 3aul A. Morris, minister--Sunday "school,"9:30 A. M.; worship, 10:45 A. M.; Senior C. E., 6:30 P. M.; revival, 7:30"P.~M.. "Revival will" continue each night next week at 7:30 o'clock. TRINITY EPISCOPAL East Fairview avenue, -Henning C. Daniclson, rector--Holy Communion, 8:30 A. M.; Boys' Choir rehearsal Friday at 4 o'clock. Monday, January 16, annual congregational mce':- ing, social hour following. It is important that each member be present FIRST UNITED PRESBYTERIAN South Pittsburg street and Morton avenue, George R. Krupp, minister-Bible school, 9:45 A. M. Morning worship at 11; theme, "God's Co- Workcrs." Pioneer Society, 2:30 P. M. Y. P. C. U., 6:30. Evening service, 7:30; theme, "Know the Truth." CHRISTIAN AND MISSION ALLIANCE 108 Porter avenue, Wylie E. Smith, pastor--9:45, Sunday school; 11, morning worship, Mrs. Ada Nicholson preaching; 7:30, evangelistic service, Mrs. Mary Nelson preaching. Services every night next week, the woman evangelists conducting. 'FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST Hetzcl Building, 126 West Crawford avenue--Sunday service, 10:45 A. M.; Wednesday evening service, 8 o'clock, Sunday school, 9:30 A. M. subject of lesson sermon, "Sacrament" Golden Text John 6:33. Responsive reading 1 Corinthians 10:1-512, 13, 15, 17. Free reading room maintained in the same building, where authorized Christian Science literature may be read or borrowed and is open each Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 2 to 4 o'clock. TRINITY LUTHERAN Fairview avenue, W. H. Hetrick, D.D., pastor--Class in the cateche- ism, 9 A. M.; Sunday school, 10 A. M., lesson "Peter Commended am! Rebuked"; church worship, 11 A. M., annual congregational meeting, election of officers to church council, reports from organizations. Luther League, 6:40 P. M., topic "Opportunities for Investing Life," leader Stephen Wise; church worship, 7:30 P. M. sermon "Not of This World,' concluding subject in the Week of Prayer. FIRST METHODIST PROTESTAN' West Apple street, A. R. Mans bcrgor. pastor--Class meeting, 9 A M.; Sunday school, 9:45 A. M. church worship, 11 A. M., sermon "Should the Church Save Individual or Society?" Intermediate Christian Endeavor, 6 P. M.; Senior Christian Endeavor, 6:45 P. M., topic "How W Get Our Bible?" church worship 7:30 P. M., sermon "The Smoke o Their Torments." Prayer mcctin Wednesday evening at 7:30. MOUNT ZION BAPTIST Rev. R. D. Epps, pastor--9:30, Bibl school, Joshua Fant, superintendent Miss Ida Mac Reynolds, organis At 10:30, covcnent, prayer and praise service, conducted by ' A. I Baily, R. Coleman, James Fant, J Hickman; 11:30, annual message o importance will be read by the pas tor. All officers of all the chure departments arc urged to be presen 3. P. M., preaching by the pastor subject "A Storm On Sep.' or th Testing of the Christian's Faith i These Perilous Times." Fran Hicks will conduct the choir in song The Lord's Supper will be served b the pastor. B. Y. P. U. at 6:30 Preaching by the pastor, 7:45. TRINITY REFORMED Corner Pittsburg and Grce streets, C, George Shupe, pastor-9:45 A. M., Sunday school hour 'Peter Rebuked and Commended' 11, A. M., "The Observance of th Holy Communion." 7:30, sermon "Th Living Word." Congregational Meeting Election and Reports Trinity Lutheran Churcl The annual business meeting, un dcr the constitution, for Trinit Lutheran Church, will be held Sun day morning in conjunction with th church service. After worship, min utcs of the previous meeting will b read, reports from officers submitto and five officers to the church coun cil elected. Terms expiring are E. B Zimmerman, Edward Bacr, Joh Snyder, Roy Clabaugh and Molvi Keller. i Dr. W. H. Hetrick, pastor, has ap pointed the following tellers to con duct the election: Harry Snyder, I'au Brickman and Harry Gcrke. Each o the organizations of the church wi be called upon and expected to prc sent short and concise reports. A the evening service the pastor wi preach the concluding sermon in Ih Week of Prayer, on "Not of Thi World." GERMAN" LUTHERAN Paul E. Porath, pastor--Sunday school, 9; worship, 10:15. Annual congregational meeting, with election of members to the church council, Sunday morning. Luther League Sunday afternoon, January 15. Catechetical class Saturday mornings at 9:30 A. M. The annual reports will be ready for distribution Sunday, January 15. TAYNE A. M. E. H. D. Lowber, pastor--0:30 A. M., Sunday school; 11, A. M., preaching r.nd Holy Ccmmunion. J. C, Anderson, D.D., guest speaker; 8, P. M., evening worship. Wednesday, 8 P. M., prayer meeting. Rev. A. R. Whiting Will Preach Sunday At Baptist Churd Rev. A. R. Whiting of Pittsburg] former pastor of the First Bapti Church of Greenville will nil th pulpit of the First Baptist Church a both morning and evening services Rev. Whiting is considered one the finest Bible teachers in the Pitts burgh district and one of the mo promising young ministers in th : ittsburgh Baptist Association. The Sunday school will meet 9:45 o'clock in charge of A. Waugaman, general superintendTM The Sunday school interest has bee greatly enlivened by the contest b tween the Men's Class and U Baraca Class which the Men's Cla won last Sunday when Capta Bailey's boys scuttled Capta Beard's crew by a one-point margir E A D E R S H 1 P SCHOOL WILL OPEN TUESDAY The Leadership Training School 'hich the District Sunday School isociation sponsors each year will c inaugurated at the First Prcsby- erian Church at 7:30 o'clock Tues- ay evening. The school will meet ucsday and Friday evenings for iree weeks. At the conclusion of ic school credits will be awarded y the International Council of Regious Education to those people r ho have completed the required ork. Rev. C. George Shupe will erve as dean of the school. The curriculum includes four two- our courses and two one-hour ourses. The following two-hour ourscs will be offered: 'The Old Testament, Contents and /alues," Rev. A. R. Mansbcrgcr, in- tructor; "Jesus and His Teachings, lev. G. R. Krupp; "Guiding Children n Christian Growth, Mrs. C. B. Fishr; :,nd "Guidance in Christian Home biking," Rev. E. A. Schulta. The nc-hour courses, which will be ot- ercd at different hours, so that any- ne may take both courses K they csirc to do so, include, "The Life nd Work of Paul," Dr. W. H. llct- ick, and "Christian Youth Build- ng a New World," Rev. M. L. Cad- vcll. The registration fee, which is the «eans of meeting the expenses of the chool, has been set at 25 cents. The act is emphasized that the school is not just for teachers in the various hurch schools. "The group will profit by participating in this directed study but other workers In he churches nnd in the community vill be just as welcome and will find hese courses to be both practical and inspirational," it is announced. The registration cards already received point to a wide interest in the chool. 'The Time Is Come" Rev. Elliott's Sermon, First M. E. Church "The Time Is Come," will be the subject of the sermon Sunday morn- ng at the First Methodist Episcopn Church. Music will be by the scnioi choir, under the direction of Mis: Helen Grey with Mrs. L. G. Hoove: at the organ. "The very best things in life arc most generally the things postponed,' says Rev. L. S. Elliott. "The trivial and commonplace gen crally receive our first attention, per laps, because we're at home mon often, where the lighter strains ap peal. On January 1, 520 B. C., til old prophet, Hnggai, who had grown tired of hearing the people say, 'Th time is not come' for spiritual re covcry, stepped forth as a spokesman for God, confining his message to single theme, entitled 'The Neccs«it\ of Getting God's House in Order.' I On January 24 the entire race had! turned its attention to the rebuilding j of the temple. When the people re- i vivcd their zeal for the work of the Lord and for the Temple of God, the blessing of God came back upon the land. The old prophet's message at Jerusalem might have hnd some SUK- gcstive material for a message to Congress and our own day," Rev. Elliott said. Evening vesper service, 4:30 P. M. A group of vesper hymns will be rendered by the choir and congregation, including "Now the Day Is Over," "Softly Now the Light of Day," "Day Is Dying In the West." "Come yc nftcr me, and 1 will maUc you to become fishers of men." Mark 1:17. Peter Called to Serve HIGHLIGHTS ON THE SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON Special Services At U. P. Church All During Next Week The United Presbyterian congregation will hold special services each evening next week. Monday night the speaker will be Rev. L. J. Davidson, D. D., of Mc- Kccsport. Beginning Tuesday evening and continuing the remainder of the week Rev. Claire E. Hawthorne, D. D., ol Washington, D. C., will be the speaker. Dr. Hawthorne is not only recognized as a denominational leader but has served on many commissions outside the United Presbyterian Church. Under his leadership the Washington congregation has been successful in all departments of church life. i Dr. Hawthorne has announced the following important questions to be presented as follows: Tuesday, 7:45, "Which Way Do You Face?" Wednesday, 7:45, "How May Others Know I Am a Christian?" Thursday, 7:45, "Does It Make Any Difference What You Believe If You Are Sincere?" Friday, 7:45, "What Is It to be a Christian?" Sunday morning, 11 o'clock, "What Then Shall I Do With Jesus?"; afternoon, 3 o'clock, "My Wife's Religion": evening, 7:30 o'clock, "How Much Do You Weigh?" The public is invited to the services. Revival Will Continue Through Another Week The revival meetings in progress at the Christian Missionary Alliance Church will continue at 7:30 o'clock each evening through the week. There will be special services tonight. Everybody is invited. Meyersdalc Levy Unchanccd. MEYERSDALE, Jan. 7.--Mcycrs- d ' council has fixed the tax "levy 'or 1939 at 15 mills, the same as last year. Of the amount eight is for general purposes and seven lor debt service. (The Intel-rational Uniform Lesson on the above topic for Jiui. 1 is John 1: 35-42; LuKe 3: 1-11; the Golden Text being Mark 1:17, "Come yc after me. and I will make you to become fishers of men.") BY NEWMAN CAMPDELL LAST SUNDAY we told the story of Jesus' birth. Today wo find Him a. grown man, preaching to multitudes of people, nnd call- Inc men to give up their work and follow Him. Two charming stories arc told In the Gospel or Luke of the time In between, when He was a child- The flrnt tells of the Baby Jenus being taken to Jerusalem to the Umplc. to be "presented.to the Lord," and a sacrifice made for Him. according to Jewish law. Now there lived In Jerusalem an old man whose name was Simeon, whose days were nearly done. But the Holy Ghost came- to him and told him that he should not die until he had seen the Christ Child. So Simeon went to the temple, and when he saw Joseph and Mary with the Holy Babe, he took Him up In his arms and blessed God md then said: "Lord, now lettest Thou Thy servant depart In peace, according to Thy word, lor mine tycs have seen Thy salvation." Then there la the «tory which we told some weeks ago, about Jesus and His parents again In Jerusalem, and Joseph and Mary starting for home and missing? their Son. You remember how they found Him In the temple talking with the priests and how he couldn't understand why they were worried about Him, for He "was about His father's business." These were some of the things that Mary. His Mother, "kept In her heart." Mow when Jesus was a grown man and began preaching. He had at first no followers. But Jesus had been baptized by John the Baptist, who really was his cousin, and was sent to prophesy Jesus' coming. While Jesus was being 1 baptized by John, the Holy Ohoat had descended upon Him, and the hcnvcns had opened and a voice was heard to say. "This in my Dearly Beloved Son In whom I am well pleased." Now two men had seen this and they followed Jesus and lived with Him. Andrew was still another who had witnessed the baptism, Cotvttjht, 1958. Krne Patura Sindicitc, IK- and he was the brother of Simon. He sought his brother and tool-, him to Jesus. "When He saw Simon, he called him Cephas, or Peter, which means a rock or a stone, meaning that he was strong and reliable. Now Simon Peter and his brothers were fishermen, and a year after this meeting, they met Jesus again at Galilee. They had fished all night and were weary And discouraged. Jesus came to. the beach where their boats were anchored and He got into one of the boats and told Peter to row a little way out Into the sea. Then Ho talked to the people on the shore who had come to hear Him. He knew that the fishermen. His irtrnds, were tired and disheartened and He told them to row out further and to cost their nets Into the water. They didn't think It would do much good, but they did as He sold because they believed in Him. And behold, when they drew the nets In again they were .10 full of fish that they almost swamped the boata and they had to call to someone to help them. Peter was so overcome by this that he fell on his knees before Jesus and said: "Depart from me. for I am a sinful man, Oh Lord." He felt so unworthy to be a companion to the One who could do such wonders. But Jesus said: "Fear not; from henceforth thou ahalt ratch men." Whtn these fishermen had brought their ships to land, the story tells, they "forsook all, and followed Him." Jesus knew that these men, poor and uneducated as they were, would understand and be true to Him, and do the work Ho wanted them to do In the world. They obeyed Him unqutstlonlngly Do you remember the story of the rich young man who also wanted to live a Christian life? He camo to Jesus and asked what ho must do to Inherit eternal life. Jesus told him to keep the command- menu, "These things havo I done since my youth," sold the rten man. "Then," said Jesus, "sell all thou host and give to the poor." But unlike Peter. John, Luko and all the other disciples, this man was rot willing to "leave all and follow Him." He was not v/UUnR to .give, up his riches. So ho "went Borrow- fully away." Stirring Sermon By Woman Evangelist "What Think Ye of Christ?" Last evening at the Christian and Missionary Alliance Tabernacle, Mrs. Mary Nelson delivered a heart- stirring and convicting message on the above text. Her message centered around the subject, "Jesus on Trial" as each of the following testified concerning Him in the Scripture: Angel Gabriel--"--for He shall save His People from their sins"; angels--"a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord"; John the Baptist--"--for the kingdom of heaven is at hand. Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world"; God--"This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased"; disciples ·"what manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him"; Mary and Martha--"But I know, that even now, whatsoever thou wilt ask of God, God will give it thee"; two men on rood to Emmans--"Did not our heart burn within us, while he talked with us by the way--"; John the Rcvelalor--"-- the bright and morning star"; Thomas--"--My Lord and my God"; Judas--"I have betrayed innocent blood--"; Pilotc--"--I find no fault in him"; Pharisees--"Why cateth your Master with publicans and sinners?"; Caiaphns--"--he hath spoken blasphemy. What further need have we of witnesses"; Jesus testifies of Himself on the 'Witness Stand'-"I am the bread of life. "I am the living water. "I am the Truth. "I am the Way. "I am the Life. "I nm the Good Shepherd." Picture Program At U. B. Church Sunday At the Sunday evening service of the First United Brethren Church pictures will be shown of "Obcr- ammergau and the Passion Play of 1930." This will be part of pictures taken by an eye witness ot the last passion play. The second part will be shown next Sunday night. The pictures aie of the still firm slide type. Special music will be rendered by the children's choir, directed by Miss Jean Hoover. The devotional part of the service will be in charge of the pastor, Rev. Elmer A. Schultz. Good Attendance At Dawson M. E. Church Reviva i From Yesterday's Last Edition Mrs. Arthur-Beaver, Department Membership Chairman, Wilt Visit Legion Auxiliary Jan. 12 V. F: W. Auxiliary Will Be Inspected By Department Officer The Ladies' Auxiliary to Walter I. Brown P.ost of the Veterans of 'oreign Wars met Wednesday cve- img at the V. F. W. Home. In the bscncc of the president, Mrs. Flora Stirpa, Mrs. Margaret Pickard, con- iuctcd the meeting. Mrs. Mary Andis and Mrs. Nellie Rowe gave a cport of welfare work done during he Christmas holidays. The auxili- iry received an invitation from Milon L, Bishop Post to attend an Americanization meeting at 2:30 I'clock this coming Sunday afternoon at Elks Hall. .The president lopes that as many members as pos- ible attend. Mrs. Jennie Goughanour of Union- own, deputy chief of staff of the dc- )artment of Pennsylvania, will at- end the next meeting ot the .luxili- iry to be held Wednesday night, January 18, for the purpose of in- peeling the unit, Lunch will be served by a committee composed of Urs. June Cook, chairman, Mr: Sadie Bailor, Mrs. Sue Collnrd, Mrs. Anna Tresslcr, Mrs. Gencvieve Wills ·md Mrs. Margaret Pickard. A social lour will follow. Games will be slaved and prizczs awarded to the winners. Mrs. Arthur Beaver of Dravosburg, cpai'lmunl membership chairman ol he American Legion Auxiliary, will c 11 guest at a covered-dish luncheon o be given at 6:30 o'clock Thursday Ight. January 12, by the auxiliary Milton L. Bishop Post at the Lc- ion home in North Pittsburg street All members are urged to attend he regular meeting of the unit at :15 o'clock Monday ni«ht. Plans for he luncheon, of which Mrs. J. R. Laughlin is chairman, will be com- letcd. Splendid Program Will Mark Meeting Of Culture Club WILLING WORKERS CLASS TO FINANCE IMPROVEMENTS The Willing Workers Class of the -ciscnring Presbyterian Church mcl V.'edncsday evening at the home ol Mr. and Mrs. Robert Washabaugh Rev. William H. Hamilton led the de- volionals and Mvs, W. II. Hess prc- ridcd over the business which took up the entire evening. The church dining room and kitchen will undergo a complete change. The former room will be p intcd and the kitchen will be enlarged and rearranged Workers have always been handicapped by lack of space while preparing nnd serving suppers, main source of income for defraying'ex- penses. The class planned to mec at 6 o'clock this evening to pres.cn plans to the carpenters who an donating their services. The young men of the church also offered theii services. Work will be started inv mediately. Announcement concern' ing an entertainment will be made ii the near future. Later in the evening Mrs. Wash abaugh. assisted by her daughter Miss June, Cora Belle Riggar am Olive Lindcrman, served a deliciou lunch. The Woman's Culture Club will be:in the new year with a splendid i jgram Monday aftcrnon. The sub- ect is "Is Truth More Stimulating Than Fiction?" Mrs. Fred S. Opper- mnn will be leader and five-minute alks will be given by Mrs. Thomas R. Francis, Mrs. W. R. Bowden, Mrs S. Elliott, Mrs. Homer C. Davis ind Mrs. R. T. Sullivan. Mrs. H. C. Sarrow wilt give a film review and Mrs. L. G. Hoover has arranged mule for the occasion. The meeting will begin at 2 o'clock nnd will be held .it the club rooms at he Carnegie Free Library. Mrs. B. I. Willard, president, will have charge of the business session. Hostesses are Mrs. Mary Samuc] Marshal!, Mrs. J. B. Tracy, Mrs Tames A. Voorhics, Mrs. B. L. Berg and Mrs. J. S. Detwiler. MRS. HELEN REAGAN GIVES TALK BEFORE SOCIAL CLUB Mrs. Walter King entertained th Women's Social Club of Kingvicv Tuesday evening at her home a Kmgview. Mrs. Helen Reagan o Vine street, female probation am parole officer, gave a most interestin; ta'k on "Social Welfare." Heading by members of the club followed, t delicious lunch was served to twcnt; women. This small club docs a great dca of weli'arc work among needy chil drcn of Kingvicw. Class Mccllnff Announced. The Onward Class of the Firs United Brethren Church will hold il regular meeting at 7:30 o'clock Men day night at the home of Mr. an Mrs. Graydon Whipkcy on the Pleas ant Valley road. 'Revival meetings at Dawso Methodist Eiscopal Church arc we ittendcd, the interest is growing, eac niRht shows a marked increase in re ligious fervor, the visiting minister and former pastors arc preaching the Word of Life with power and success, said Dr. Thomas Charlesworth, the pastor, today. Sunday morning a prayer meeting for the church school officers, teachers and others will be held in the Young Men's Bible Class room at 9 o'clock; church school at 9:45 A. M., preaching service at 10:45, subject "Hearers and Doers of the Word." Epworth League at 0:45. A special service in the evening will be conducted by the Men's Eiblc- Class with the pastor and Fred Bailey, together with a few other men from the Methodist Church at Grccnsburt', as speakers. Songs and hymns will be sung. The meetings will continue nil of next week. Monday night, Rev. O. G. Cook of Dunbai 1 will preach; Tuea'jay night, Rev. Herbert Carnahan, a former pastor, will preach. Each night thereafter the pastor will preach. Called Meeting. A called meeting for all old an new officers of the Ladies' Auxiliar to the United Spanish War Veteran will be held Monday night at P. I C. Hall. The time is 7 o'clock. East End U. B. Will Open Revival Sunday Beginning at 7:30 o'clock Sunday evening a series of evangelistic meetings will be lielcl in the East End United Brethren Church at East Connellsville. The pastor will doUvcr the messages. The regular choir will be augumcntcd to form a large chorus choir. Special music will be announced from time to time. Offerings will be received on only two week nights, Wednesday and Friday. Services will be held every night, including Saturday. "If you know Christ as Saviour come and bear witness to His saving grace," says Rev. W. J. Ritchcy, the pastor. "If you arc not saved. \ve urge you to come and hear the 'good news' of salvation through faith in Jesus Chr' ' .md His blood shed upon Calvary's Cross." CHRISTIAN MISSIONARY WOMEN DISCUSS INDIA In the absence of the president, Mrs. James Charlesworth, Mrs. A. D. Soiscon, vice-president, presided at the January meeting of the Women's Missomary Society of the First Christian Church, held Thursday afternoon at the church. Mrs. J. L. Kurtz was leader ol the program. The topic was "India and Her Millions." Papers were read by Mrs. J. F. Rust, Mrs. M. R. Younkin, Mrs. W. H. Berger, Mrs. A. C. Hcrwick and Mrs. W. C. Reynolds. Refreshments were served, hostesses being Mrs. J. B. Kerns, Mrs. George Freeman, Mrs. A. D. Soisson and Mrs. Ina Moss. MARRIAGE OF CONFLUENCE GIRL IS ANNOUNCED Mr. and Mrs. P. E. Vincent o£ Confluence announce the marriage of their daughter, Miss Cccilc, to Raymond Sawyer of Westville, Ohio. The ceremony took place Sunday afternoon, January 1, at the parsonage of the Methodist Episcopal Church at Confluence. The service was read at 2 o'clock by the pastor. Rev. J. O. Martin. Only the bride's parents attended. The bride was graduated from the Confluence High School with the Class of 1935 and from Moore's Business College, Urban, Ohio, in 1937. The couple will reside at Westville, Ohio, w xere the bridegroom is a diesel* engineer. Personal Mention Mrs. George S. Evans, who spent the past month as the guest of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Kerns, of Ncwmycr avenue, went to Meyersdalc to visit a sister, Mrs. Cyrus Bacr. Mr. and Mrs. B. S. Hall, Mrs. William Carson, Allen and Yva Carson of Pcrryopolis visited Mr. and Mrs. Hush Duft nnd son, Ralph, of Scottdale Wednesday. Weldon R. Herrington, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Herrington of Broad Ford, left Monday for Washington, D. C., whei e he is employed, after having spent the Christmas holidays at his home. Mrs. Stephen Bible of Scottdale was a Connellsville shopper Thursday. Miss Doris Parker of Durbar will return Saturday to Hood College, Frederick, Md., after having spent the Yulctide holidays with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Warne.Parker, Edward S. Spotovich of North Seventh street is spending the weekend with his parents in Pittsburgh. Mr. and Mrs. Hush L. Duff and son, Ralph, of Scoltdnlc visitrd Mr. and Mrs. John Fraxicr of near Vun- dcrbiit New Yeai\Day. Mrs. Flora Stirpa, president of the .Ladies' Auxiliary to Walter E. Brown Post of the-Veterans of Foreign V'ars, nttendcd the first banquet of tlw Bunton Malck Post, Veterans of Foreign Wars, held "Wednesday 'night at the National Hotel,' Mount Pleasant. Miss-Sylvia Donnadio. a student nurse at Mercy Hospital. Pittsburgh, has returned there after having visited her parents, Mr. and Mrs. M. Donnndio of North ICiqhth street, West Side. Miss Martha 'llcrky of East Ccdwr avcr.uc is sprpdlns the week-end DONEGAL W. C. T. U. MEETS AT HOME OF PRESIDENT The January meeting of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Donegal township was held Wednesday evening at the home of the president, Mrs. Ida Burns. A birthday handkerchief shower in honor of Mrs. Ralph Saylor and an exchange of Christmas gifts were pleasant features of the social meeting. Mrs. Burns read the Scripture and Mrs. J. F. Friedline offered prayer. The roll call was preceded by a song. Refreshments were served. A most entertaining impromptu program was given. The next meeting will be held Wednesday evening, February 1, at the home of Mrs. Samuel Hoyman. with her parents', Mr. and Joseph Horky, of Pittsburgh. Mrs. W. C. T. U. TO MEET MONDAY AT POPE HOME The Connellsville Woman's Christian Temperance Union will meet Monday night at the home of Mrs. Clark Pope in East Murphy avenue instead of with Mrs. H. M. Chorpcn- ning as previously planned. Members arc asked to note the change. MISS DORIS BROWN- TO WED HENRY LENTZ 'Mr. and Mrs. Lcasure Brown of Alvcrton announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Doris Melba Brown, to Henry J. Lentz, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roy C. Lentz ol North Hitchman street, M0unt Pleasant, SPORTSMEN'S AUXILIARY MEETING IS ANNOUNCED The Woman's Auxilary to the Fayctt: County Fish and Game Protective Association will meet at 8 o'clock Tlonday night at the home of Mr§. Charles Bryner of South Connellsville. . Mi-s. Charles Bates Hostess. Mia. Charles Bntcs entertained the Lottie A. Bradley Bible Class of the S o u t h Connellsville Evangelical Church Thursday night in her apartment in South Pittsburg street. Seventeen members and two visitors were present. Devotibnals and the business period were conducted by Mrs. J. R. Shipley, the president. A short business session was held during which time plans for the year's activities were made and committtees appointed. Rev. E. I. Mankamyer closed the meeting with prayer. A delicious lunch was served by the hostess, assisted by Mrs. George Blair and Mrs. Lawrence Burke. The time and place of the next meeting will be announced later.

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