Guest Pastor At Presbyterian Church Oct. 1

Rev. James Shanley, pastor of the Presbyterian Church of Mountain Top, invites all to join in worship Sunday, October 1. Sunday School begins at 9:30 with the adult class meeting in the Sanctuary and all ages of children meeting in Fellowship Hall for Praise time and class assignments. The Worship Service begins at 11:00a.m. There will be a guest Pastor while Pastor Shanley attends the Emmaus retreat.

Pastor Shanley’s next Bible Class will be held on Sept. 27th. The class will study the book of RUTH. All adults are invited.

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 church office.

Ruth’s Place Walk for Hope will be held on October 1st at the square in Wilkes Barre. The festivities begin at 12noon and continue til about 4. Consider forming or joining a team to raise funds and walk for the benefit of the only Women’s homeless shelter in Luzerne County. The day will include vendors, a D. J., basket raffles and service and health information.

The next date to serve at the St. Francis de Paul Soup Kitchen will be on October 7. If you are interested in being the hands and feet of Jesus, join in this opportunity for mission. More information can be obtained at the church of contact Pam Zaprazny.

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. Rice, carrots and red beets are also needed.

Also, pray for the president and country! Continue to pray for our military families and those serving in all branches of the armed forces. If you want a name of your friend or family member added to our prayer list, contact the church offices. Service members are prayed for by name every Sunday! Also we lift up the hurricane victims hit with devastating destruction over the last few weeks. Information to donate through the Presbyterian Disaster Relief fund is available in the Narthex.

October is Pastor Appreciation Month. Please tell your Pastor how much he means to the church family! We will celebrate on October 8th.

Looking Ahead to October:Church Hayride-October 15.

Meet at 2 at Burgers Farm or at the church to carpool.

Spaghetti Dinner-October 28 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.