Around the area
At Abundant Life Baptist Church, 269 Cameron Road, Washington, fellowship time begins at 9:15 a.m. Sunday followed by Sunday school classes for children and adults at 9:45 and the worship service at 10:45. Senior high youth group meets at 6:30 p.m. Cub Scouts meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Dartball and community Bible study begin at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. On Thursday, KINGS Club begins at 6:45 p.m., while TNT adult study, Bible Institute, and JV Youth Group begin at 7 p.m. The “Hearts That Care” ministry resumes at 10 a.m. April 13 at Kade Nursing Home. 724-225-5355
The church will host Jon and Rebekah Bowman. Jon Bowman will present “Unraveling New Testament Mysteries.” Services will be held at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. April 14 and at 7 p.m. April 15-16. Rebekah Bowman will provide special music each evening. Nursery is provided during all services for children up through age 3. A freewill love offering will be received for the Bowmans. 724-225-5355
At Amity United Methodist Church, 635 Amity Ridge Road, Communion worship service is at 9:30 a.m. with children’s Sunday school and nursery at 9:45. Young at Heart lunch group will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Main Street Cafe, Claysville. Kids’ night out is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Liberty UMC for preschoolers and up. 724-229-8393.
At Avery United Methodist Church, 1100 Gabby Avenue, Washington, Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:15 a.m. with the worship service at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Ruth L. Simmons officiating. Fellowship time follows worship. Bible study is held every Wednesday at 9:15 a.m. Reservations are now being taken for the Mother-Daughter banquet at 6:30 p.m. May 8. 724-225-0632
At Bentleyville United Methodist Church, 712 Main St., Madge Finney will serve as laity prayer leader and Howard Fields will be the liturgist. The trustees will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, followed by church council at 7. The United Methodist Women will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday. The United Methodist Men will meet for breakfast at the Carlton Restaurant at 8:30 a.m. April 13. 724-239-5124
At Beth Israel, 265 North Ave., Washington, Shabbas services is at 7:30 p.m. today and 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. Sunday. 724-225-7080.
At the Bible Chapel, 300 Gallery Drive, McMurray, Women’s Tea is at 10 a.m. April 20 at Family Life Center, South Hills campus with guest speaker Marsha Pleta. Cost is $10. For more information, visit biblechapel.org. A community outreach program, National Drug Take Back, will be held at 5 p.m. April 17 and 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 20 and 21. olice will be at the church to collect outdated medication without any questions during Wednesday night dinner and in the main lobby before and after services April 20 and 21. 724-941-8990 ext. 151
At Cecil Alliance Church, 3291 Reissing Road, breakfast begins at 9 a.m. followed by worship service at 10:30. Sermon question and discussion group meets at 7 p.m. Wednesdays and the youth group meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays. 412-221-4177; www.cecilcma.org
At Chartiers Hill United Presbyterian Church, 2330 Washington Road, Canonsburg, services will begin at 8:30 and 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:45 A social will follow the 11 a.m. service. Prayer Shawl Ministry will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday. Bible study at 7 p.m. Tuesday. 724-746-1330
At Clarksville Christian Church Disciples of Christ, 330 Market Street, speaker for the 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service will be Pastor Bradley Edgar. Time for children and junior church will be as scheduled. 724-377-2406
At Clarksville Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Paul Salosky will be guest speaker at the Sunday service. 724-377-0228
At Claysville United Methodist Church, 1279 Route 40 W., CAMCO will meet at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the church. Sunday School is 9:45 a.m. Sunday followed by the worship service at 11. Liturgist will be Anthony Dalbo and greeters will be Fred and Kay Meinzer. SPPRC committee will meet at 7 p.m. Monday. Finance committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday with choir practice at 7:30. Men’s luncheon will be held following the church service April 14 in the fellowship room. Reservations for the Mother-Daughter banquet April 26 at the Claysville American Legion post can be made by caling Shirley Richmond or Jean Hewitt at 724-663-4439
At East Buffalo Presbyterian Church, 180 E. Buffalo Church Rd, confirmation classes for grades 7-2 begin at 9:50 a.m. Sunday with worship at 11. A fellowship time will follow the service. Service of praise and prayer is at 7 p.m. Sunday. 724-222-1006.
At Edward’s Chapel Methodist Church, 3111 Route 136, Finleyville, Sunday school will begin at 10 a.m. followed by the worship service at 11. 724-258-8413
At Fairhill Manor Christian Church, 351 Montgomery Avenue, Washington, the Rev. Bonnie Thurston of Wheeling. W.Va. will be guest minister Sunday. Monday, there will fellowship at the Pizza Hut on Murtland Avenue, Washington, at 5 p.m. Monday. At 7, there will be a meeting of the Christian Men’s Fellowship at the church.Tuesday, the Christian Women’s Fellowship will meet at noon. At 7 p.m., the Alpha Chi Sorority will meet. Washington Ministers’ Association will meet at noon Wednesday. At 6 p.m. youth group will meet. Choir practice is at 6 p.m. Thursday and the elders will meet at 7 p.m. The Great Spring Crop will be held April 13. 724-225-8610
At Faith United Presbyterian Church, 900 E. Beau St., Washington, a men’s breakfast will be held at 8:15 a.m. Saturday. Sunday’s worship will begin at 11 a.m. with Jason Hefner preaching and Linda Webster as litergist. Coffee hour is at 10. Children’s choir will meet at 9 in the sanctuary. Child care is available. “Prayers on the Menu” will take place at 2:45 p.m. Sunday at Washington City Mission. 724-225-2110
At First Baptist Church, 101 S. College St., Washington, communion will be observed and the chancel choir will sing at the 11 a.m. service Sunday. Bible Study will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Library.
At First Baptist Church, 215 N. Central Ave., Canonsburg, prayer time is at 9:30 a.m. Sunday with Sunday school at 9:45 followed by the worship service at 11 with communion observed. Evening worship hour is at 6:30 p.m. Prayer and Bible study and chidren’s group meets at 6:30 p.m.Wednesday. 724-225-8610
At First Church of the Nazarene, 1336 N. Main St., Washington, adult Bible study at 9:45 a.m. in agape classroom; all other Sunday school classes (adult, teen and children) at 10 in church classrooms; worship at 11. Women of the Word Bible study at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Bible study is at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Clothes for Africa drive will be conducted in April. Bring your donations in the bin in the coffee room. Shepherd’s of Christ dinner will not be held in April. 724-222-8240
At First United Methodist Church, 29 N. College St., Washington, David Hart will be worship leader at the 11 a.m. service, Steve Motzer will read the scriptures and Megan Kendra will be the acolyte with Aaron and Mandy Wigfield as fellowship hosts. Youth group will meet at 6 p.m. Sunday. Worship committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday; and Cub Scouts Administrative Council to meet in the Francis Asbury room. Thursday, Girls Scouts will meet at 6:30 p.m. 724-222-2520
At Fourth Presbyterian Church, 1000 Jefferson Ave., Washington, Sunday, the Rev. Robert Miller will lead the 9:45 a.m. worship which will include communion. Following is a time of fellowship until 11 a.m. when Sunday school starts 724-222-8240
At Friendship Community Church, 1090 Weirich Ave., Washington, choir practice at 11 a.m. Saturday. Sunday school for all ages will begin at 9:45 a.m., with the worship service at 10:55. Bible study and youth group will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday. 724-222-1480.
At Grove United Presbyterian Church, 125 E. Main St., West Middletown, Sunday prayer meeting ais t 9 a.m. with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and the worship service at 11. Chancel choir practice ais t 7 p.m. Tuesday. Youth group meets at 4 p.m. Wednesday with Teens One Way Cafe at 6:30 p.m. 724-587-3754
At Holy Trinity National Catholic Church, 605 Hewitt Ave., Washington, Sunday Mass is at 9:30 am followed by SOCL and a donut social at 10:30. A meeting of the ANS is at 11:30 a.m. All are welcome 724-225-1895
At Immaculate Conception Church, Washington, choir surprise dinner is at 7 p.m. Saturday. Sunday Masses begin at 9 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Pastoral council wll be installed at 10:30 a.m. Monday Mass. Holy hour is at 5:30 p.m. benediction is at 6:30, and Landings will start at 7 Monday in the youth ministry room. Bible study will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday. Educational meeting is at 7 p.m. Tuesday and the prayer group and RCIA is at 7:30 p.m. On Wednesday, prayer group is at 5:30 and Christian Mothers meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Quilters is held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday and a pre-baptism class is at 7 p.m. 724-228-2456.
At Legacy Baptist Church, located in Accelerando Music Conservatory, 2510 Washington Road, choir practice will begin at 10:10 a.m. with Sunday school at 10:30 followed by worship services at 11 and 12:45 p.m. Bible study at 7 p.m. Thursday. www.legacybaptistchurch.us 724-621-6785
At Laboratory Presbyterian Church, 23 Manse St., Washington, worship at 10 a.m., Sunday school, bell choir, choir van service, fellowship. Laboratory church has it all. 724-222-5630
At Legacy Church International @Life Church 100 N. Main St., Washington, worship service Saturday at 1:30 p.m. There will be a live praise band and refreshments will be served in the lobby from 1 p.m. until the time of service. Call 724-255-1821 for additional information. Lance and Debbie Whitlock are the lead pastors.
At Liberty United Methodist Church, 1330 Banetown Road, Washington, communion worship service at 11 a.m. with children’s, youth,and nursery Sunday school at 11:15 a.m. Kids and youth night out from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday for ages pre-school and up. 724-222-7180
At Living Stone Community Church, 265 North Avenue, Washington, Fellowship Cafe is at 9 a.m. followed by Sunday school at 9:45. Worship service begins at 10:45 with the celebration of Holy Communion. Nursery will be offered during worship, there will be no junior church this week. Wednesday Night Alive at 7 p.m. with prayer meeting, youth group and nursery. April collection for Operation Christmas Child will be jump ropes, jacks, small balls, yo-yos, small cars or trucks, harmonicas, small frisbees and small flashlights with extra batteries.
At Lone Pine Christian Church, 582 Lone Pine Road., Washington, adult Sunday school is at 9 a.m. with Sunday worship service at 10:25. Wednesday family night, Spirit Uniting People, starts at 5 p.m. Dinner is at 6 p.m. followed by music time and bible study. Shepherd’s Exchange has free clothing, shoes, coats, hats, toys, various household items, etc. available during office hours. Also donations of gently used items are accepted. Hours 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Pastor John’s installation at 3 p.m. April 14 with dinner following. http://www.lonepinechristianchurch.org/ 724-267-4512
At Millsboro Presbyterian Church, East Bethlehem Township, will hold its worship service at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Paul Salosky as guest speaker. 724-377-0728
At St. Hilary Roman Catholic Church, 320 Henderson Ave., Washington, weekend Masses are at 4 p.m. Saturday, 8 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday with confession a half hour before each weekend Mass. Mass isheld at 8:30 a.m. Monday through Friday. Prayer group meets every Tuesday after morning Mass. Religious education for grades K-8 from 9 to 10:10 a.m. every Sunday. 724-222-4087.
At St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 210 N. Jefferson Ave., Canonsburg, holy communion worship service followed by fellowship hour 724-745-5962
At Servant Song Ministries, 720 E. High St., Waynesburg, Stones & Shingles jewelry fundraiser from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday. Proceeds benefit the roof fund. Orders will be delivered before Mother’s Day. Introduction to centering prayer workshop opening session 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 20 with continuing sessions from 6:30 to 8 p.m. April 22 and 29, May 6, 13, and 20 and June 3. Registration deadline is April 10. 724-852-2133
At Thomas Presbyterian Church, 1068 Linden Road, Eighty Four, worship services are at 8:45 and 11 a.m. each Sunday with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. A free flea market is 8 to 1 p.m. April 12-13. All items are free, we ask only for a donation. Food and bake goods will be sold. 724-941-8910
At the United Presbyterian Church of Claysville, 134 Wayne Street, junior choir practice begins at 9:45 a.m. with Sunday school classes for ages 3 through adult at 10. The Rev. Dr. Page Creach will be guest speaker for the 11 a.m. worship service. Doug Nolin will be the liturgist, Neil and Nancy Brownlee will serve as greeters and Sandi Carman will provide nursery care and trustees will host a time of fellowship following the service. Book club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the church library. The bell choir and chancel choirs will meet at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday respectively. 724-948-3491
At Upper Buffalo Presbyterian Church, South Buffalo Road, Hopewell Township, Communion will be observed at 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. A community lunch will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday. 724-483-7090
At Upper Ten Mile Presbyterian Church, 25 Church Lane, Prosperity, Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. followed by the 11 a.m. worship service with service delivered by guest speaker, Pat Cook. 724-222-0454
At Washington Alliance Church, 246 Sanitarium Rd., Washington, CrossTraining and Children’s Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. with the worship service at 10:30. AWANA at 6 p.m. Wednesday. 724-705-0019; www.washingtoncma.org
At West Washington United Methodist Church, 625 Fayette St., Washington, Holy Communion will be observed during the 10 a.m. worship service Sunday. 724-222-2280