Presbyterian Church Slates Thanksgiving Eve Service

Rev. James Shanley, pastor, Presbyteiran Church of Mountaintop, invites you to worship on Sunday, Nov. 20, at 11am. Pastor Shanley will deliver his sermon on Stewardship. Sunday School will begin at 9:30 with classes for all ages available. The adult class meets in the Sanctuary under the guidance of Elder Wes Mullen. They will be studying the book of Acts with visual aids from the Visual Bible Book of Acts

The Deacons are sponsoring the annual Harvest Table. Food is used for needy families and friends of the church to make their holiday burdens a little lighter. The Harvest Table will be dedicated on November 20 during the service.

THANKSGIVING EVE Service. ALL are invited to give thanks for the many blessings God has showered on us and this country. Share the true meaning of the Thanksgiving holiday on Wed., November 23 at 7:00pm.

The next Bible Class taught by Pastor Shanley will meet on Wed., November 30, at 7:00pm. This will be a weekly Advent Bible Study based on the book by Max Lucado, Because of Bethlehem. Books are available to order, but are not necessary to join the study. Prepare for the coming Christ Child by joining this church wide study.

Many Thanks to all who participated in Operation Christmas Child. The Sunday School filled the extra boxes, and many donations were made for this wonderful outreach to show needy children the real meaning of Christmas.

Please continue to donate your food items weekly to be given to the Mountain Top food bank. Bins are located at the rear of the Sanctuary. The need is great for packaged items, mayonnaise, coffee and sugar and peanut butter.

There is a special need for pork & beans, canned tomatoes and red beets.

The choir under direction of Bill Blannett practices Thursday at 7:00pm. If you are interested in sharing in this awesome Ministry of Music, just show up on Thursday or talk to Bill at church. They are preparing for a Christmas Cantata to be performed during the Dec. 11 service. The Children’s Choir, directed by Ceil Blannett and Susan Malkemes, practices each week after Worship for about 15 minutes.

2017 dates to purchase bulletin covers to honor or recognize someone are now available. A month’s supply of bulletin covers is $35. If there is a certain month you would like to purchase check with the office for availability. Flowers are also available to purchase for $35 for the vases or a special arrangement for the pedestal. Contact Allison Pekar to schedule flowers or call the office.

Please continue to pray for our country.


November 22: Session will meet at 7pm.

November 27: The church will share in the sacrament of Communion.

If you have any questions about the church or it’s ministries please call 570-474-9915 or find us on Facebook.

The church is located at 9 Chestnut Street, just off North Main Street.