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

Penn Northeast


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As I was doing some research for what to say this week in all the services I came across the song “Trust His Heart” by Babbi Mason. The first verse and the chorus say:

All things work for our good Though sometimes we can’t See how they could Struggles that break our hearts in two […]


We extend our condolences to Roy and Betty Baker and Kristine and Eric Walck on the passing of Roy’s brother, Quentin, on February 22. May God’s peace comfort you in your time of sorrow. Our sympathy goes out to Gwen and Peter Sakowski on the passing of their son, Craig, on March 7. We pray […]

Thank You!

Pauline Dennis would like to thank everyone for all their gifts, cards, well-wishes, calls and prayers as she battles cancer. Your continuing support is a comfort and gives her strength to undergo her treatments. We received a thank you letter from the Volunteers of America on behalf of Ruth’s Place. We recently donated some hand […]

Turkey Supper Dates

THURSDAY, APRIL 16 On Thursday evening at 6:30 p.m., tables are set up, and the vegetables are cleaned and cut up for the pickled cabbage. FRIDAY, APRIL 17 Early Friday morning at 8:00 a.m. we start making the pickled cabbage and stuffing. (Some foods are just better when their flavors can mingle – just watch […]


Hurry up and get your tickets for our 5th annual 300 Club fundraiser! Mark your calendars and get ready for a great day of fun, food and prizes. On Saturday, June 20, we will hold our annual 300 Club from 12 to 6 pm. For tickets or to help out, please see Jim Rinehimer, Allen […]

Talent in Bloom

Warm up your voices, tune up your instruments, brush up on your reading resonance and bring your best dance routine to our Talent in Bloom Fundraiser event. We’ll showcase our talents on Saturday, May 16, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Whatever your gift, we’d like to see you perform or present it. Brad and Jennis […]

Youth Group Mission Trip

The Youth Group will be heading to Virginia for this year’s mission trip. Many elderly and needy people live just inland of the beautiful beaches and tourist sites. The homes they live in are in disrepair and need renovation. Our youth will provide help to get homes repaired and maintained, and offer hope by reaching […]

Emmanuel Gift Card Fundraiser

This is a great way to support the Youth Group without spending anything extra. You’re just going to spend that money at the grocery store anyway so why not give the Youth Group some help with their finances? For every $1,000 worth of cards they sell, they make $50. Please see Marc on Sunday mornings […]

Youth Accomplishments

The Honor Rolls are out and we’ve got some smart kids on them: Rice Elementary Honor Roll: Brooke Rinehimer Crestwood Middle School: Principal’s Honors: Michelle Bernetski, Kristen Kania Honors: Nate Kamowski, Morgan Rinehimer

3 rd Annual Golf Tournament August 29, 2015

Get ready to tee off again on August 29 for our 3rd annual Golf Tournament! So save the date and practice those drives!! More information and details will be available in future issues.



Our Cub Scouts are pictured earning their Handyman Activity badge. They visited Jack Williams Tire Company on February 19. With the supervision of Jack Williams employees, they learned about changing a tire, replacing an automotive bulb, and checking oil level and air pressure. Their “older brother” Troop 434 then showed them how to care for […]

Come, let us sing for joy to the LORD; let us shout aloud to the Rock of our salvation. Let us come before him with thanksgiving and extol him with music and song. — Psalm 95:1-2 (NIV)