Sandy Kleger
Vice President
Jim Stewart
Diana Decker
Allen Dennis
Lisa Ceaser
Butch Peters
Chris Dietrich

Penn Northeast


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We leave for our long-awaited Mission Trip to New Jersey today right after church on June 29. Everyone is excited to be going to help out the less fortunate. There are nine of us going this year. Please pray for us to be successful in our efforts to rebuild homes and lives. There are several […]


Invite everyone you know to Emmanuel UCC to enjoy the music and enthusiasm of the group, Re-Creation. An inspirational evening of songs and worship is planned for August 10 at 4 pm. A free will offering will be taken and light refreshments will be served after the show. For more information, check inside this issue. […]

Our Condolences

We offer our sincere condolences to John and JP Jankowski on the passing of John’s brother, Ed Jankowski, on June 29, 2014. We pray that God’s grace and strength will sustain you in your time of need and sorrow.


Another resounding success for our 5th annual 300 Club fundraiser! THANKS to everyone who helped in any way to make this year’s 300 Club and Silent Auction a fantastic success. All 300 tickets were sold, ensuring us the best chance at having a good profit. We also had additional guests who each donated $15 to […]


Order a delicious hoagie for your lunch on Saturday, July 12. We’re selling Italian or Turkey hoagies for $5.00 each. (Onions and veggies will be bagged separately so you can use whatever you like on yours.) Please sign up on the sheet in the Narthex. If you can help sell, there are order sheets on […]

2nd Annual Golf Tournament September 13, 2014

It’s time to grab your clubs and head out to the links for our Annual Golf Tournament at Sand Springs Country Club in Drums. This is a 4-player scramble, Captain and Crew, with a shotgun start at 8:00 am. There will be hot dogs at the turn for lunch and an Italian Buffet with raffle, […]

Quilt Raffle- Sept 13

Get your raffle ticket for the beautiful quilt, handmade by Diana Decker. This quilt will be raffled off at the end of the Golf Tournament on September 13. You can see this gorgeous piece of handiwork on display in our Narthex.


THE LISTS ARE OUT!! Lists of projects which need to be done around our church are on the table in the narthex. There’s stuff to be done from top (as in roof) to bottom (as in basement) and everywhere in between. Please take a look and see what area you may be able to help […]


It’s summer and time for our choirs to be on vacation. But that doesn’t mean that we want a vacation from music. Anyone who will sing, play an instrument or (if you’re really talented) do both, is welcome to pick a Sunday to make a joyful noise to our God. Please see Dwain Straight or […]

SonRise National Park VBS

Pointing Our Kids to Christ This year we will host SonRise National Park VBS. From July 13 to 17, we will transform our Fellowship Hall and Sanctuary into a the great outdoors with this year’s theme. At the “Park”, we’ll discover amazing Bible adventures at Climb Higher Lodge, sing awesome songs at Gathering Grove, have […]

Old River Church Services

Worship begins at 6:00 pm Sunday evenings beginning July 13 and continues to the end of August. If you can help with refreshments for July 20 when we are host, please see Cindy. July 13 Mt. Zion UCC July 20 Emmanuel UCC July 27 St. Mark’s Lutheran Aug. 3 St. John’s UCC Aug. 11 St. […]

Youth Group

CARDS FOR A CAUSE Thanks to everyone who buys Weis or Carone’s cards. You are really helping to build up our account so we can go on the mission trip. See Marc or let a Youth Group member know if you want some more! We’re off on our Mission Trip to New Jersey to help […]


Beginning in the fall, we are starting an Evangelism team. This team will concentrate on mission-oriented projects to reach out to organizations in our communities such as Ruth’s Place, medical clinics and such places. One of the projects will be a knit/crochet group. Anyone who is interested in knitting or crocheting items for mission use, […]

Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law. — Psalm 119:18 (NIV)