Church Briefing

WELLSVILLE — International prayer walker Mark Geppert will speak 1-5 p.m. March 3 at the Elevate Worship Center in Wellsville. He will give an update on the ministries of the South East Asia Prayer Center. He will also speak during the 6 p.m. evening service.

EAST LIVERPOOL — Emmanuel Presbyterian Church welcomes CLP Joe Hendricks to the pulpit during the 11 a.m. worship service this 3rd Sunday of Lent. His sermon is titled “Doctrine of the Cross”. The Agape Choir will sing “The Mystery”. Sunday school begins at 9:30.

WELLSVILLE — First Baptist Church of Wellsville, will host The Ohio Valley Missionary Union 3 p.m. Sunday. Rev. Darren Rogers, Pastor and President Sis Shannon Peachey.

EAST LIVERPOOL — The First United Methodist Church, West 5th Street, will celebrate the Third Sunday in Lent, during the 10:45 a.m. worship service Sunday, led by Rev. Larry S. Hukill. His message is, “Ten Don’ts and Three Days.” The Wesleyan Ringers for Christ will present the Handbell Anthem.

The trustees meet 6:30 p.m. Monday, followed by the Admin Council at 7:30.

Tuesday Morning Bible Study begins at 10 a.m. and Boy Scout Troop 41 meets at 7.

On Wednesday the Bell Choir meets at 6:30 p.m., followed by the Choir at 7:30.

The Men’s Fellowship group meets 9 a.m. March 10.

GLENMOOR — The Glenmoor ECO Presbyterian Church, state Route 267 (Lisbon Street) will observe the Third Sunday in Lent this Sunday during the 11 a.m. service of worship. Pastor Vel Vais’ message is titled, “Taking Confidence” with the text from Romans 8:28-34. Children’s Church and Nursery care are provided during the service. The church is handicap accessible.

MIDLAND — An Ecumenical Lenten Program, sponsored by the Midland Area Ministerium will be held 7 p.m. Sunday at Church of the Living God, Beaver Ave., Midland. A free will offering will be taken for for charitable organizations. Last year the Ministerium contributed $200 to the Salvation Army, $200 to the Midland Carnegie Library and $200 to Christian United of Beaver County. Fellowship to follow. Public invited.

WELLSVILLE — The Second week of the community Lenten Services in Wellsville was held at The First Baptist Church. The large turnout was enamored with the First Baptist Choir and inspired by the message delivered by Pastor Mark Blakely of the First Christian Church. Those who stayed for socialization were served a buffet of prepared refreshments. The next service of this Lenten season will be 6 p.m. Sunday at the Central Methodist Church.