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16 SPIRIT OF JEFFERSON Farmer's ADVOCATE THURSDAY, MARCH 16,1978 Several Special Speakers, Services i l l l l Area Churches Schedule Their Progra Camp Hill-Wesley Women Enjoyed Special Program The United Methodist Women of the Camp Hill-Wesley Church, met on their regular meeting date, March 6, with special emphasis on observance of Lent. The meeting started at noon with a covered dish luncheon. We were happy and gratified to have many of our members present. Having enjoyed the meal and fellowship, a special program got underway. There was a striking worship center depicting Jesus and His disciplies. A large candle in mid- center represented Jesus, with 12 small candles in artistic arrangement representing the disciplies, as a short history of each disciple was given a candle was lighted, as each disciple forsook His Lord the candle ,. phased out. It was a beautiful scene. An afternoon well spent which certainly left a lasting im- pression of this part of the Lenten story in our minds and heart. The program was arranged by Mrs. Briscoe and narrated by Mrs. Dorothy Brown. SERVICES FOR ST, PETER'S LUTHERANS AT SHEPHERDSTOWN Rev. J. Vincent (uss, Jr., announces the following ser- vices: Church School, 9:45 a.m.; Morning Worship, 11 a.m.; 4:30 p.m., Cbnfirmation Class held at the Shepherdstown Parish House; 5:30 p.m., Luther League. Monday, 12 noon, Matins at St. Peter's Church. Tuesday, 12 noon, Litany at St. Peter's; 7 p.m., St. Peter's Committee meetings; 8 p.m., St. Peter's Council will meet. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., service of Penitence at St. James' Church. Maundy Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Lord's Supper at St: Peter's Church, with choir rehearsal following. MAUNDYMARcHSERVICE23 AT [R, James Long To SUMMITPOINTu.M.C.URC. IBe Guest Speaker At Summit Point Vnited/Calva ff Churchl Methodist Church will have a Maundy Thursday service on March 23 at 7:30 p.m. The service is open to everyone. SERVICES FOR TRINITY GOSPEL  ASSEMBLY OF GOD Rev. Vincent Fink announces the following services: Sunday School, 10 a.m.; Morning Worship, 11 a.m.; choir for the youth, 6:30 p.m.; Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Monday, 7:30 p.m., CA's service. Wednesday, 7 p.m., Bible study; 8 p.m., Adult choir. SERVICES FOR LEETOWN BAPTISTS Rev. John M. Emert an- nounces the following services: Sunday, 9:45 a.m., Sunday School, Harold Gray, director; 11 a.m., Morning Worship; 7 p.m., Evening service. Monday, 6:30 p.m., Youth choir. Tuesday, 6:30 p.m., Handhell choir; 7: 30 p.m., Choral Echoes. Wednesday, 6 p.m., Family Night service; 7 p.m., prayer service. Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Adult and Children's choir. REV. CURTIS CLARKE TO SPEAK AT WAINWRIGHT CHURCH Sunday, March 19, at 4 p.m., the Wainwright Baptist Church, Charles Town, will have Rev. Curtis B. Clarke, pastor of the Dudley Baptist Church of Martinsburg, as guest speaker. Rev. William Thomas, pastor, invites the public to attend. SERVICES FOR SUMMIT POINT SOUTHERN BAPTISTS The Rev. Richard G. "Jerry'! Moore announces the following services: Sunday School, 10 a.m., Leroy Cheshire, director; Spring Revival, with Rev. Don Cowherd, of the Cowherd SERVICES FOR BOLIVAR PENTECOSTAL Rev. Samuel Miller announces the following services: Sunday School, 10 a,m. classes for all ages, for tran-! spertation call 535-6919 or 725- The Rev. James Long, an 7388; Sunday Prayer, 6:45 p.m. Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, prayer and praise, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Youth night, 7:3C p.m. In time of sickness or spiritual need, call 535-6919. T SERVICES FOR CHARLES TOWN PRESBYTERIANS Pastor W. H. Ramkey an- nounces the following services: Sunday, 9:45 a.m., Church SChool for all ages; 11 a.m., Morning Worship; 5 p.m., Westminster choir; 6 p.m., Carol and Bethlehem choirs; 6:30 p.m., refreshments for choir and SHF; 6:30 p.m., Senior High Fellowship. Tuesday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Assemblies of God missionary to the Philippines, will be guest speaker on March 19, at 11 a.m., at the Calvary Assembly of God Church in Ranson, the Rev. William P. Reed, pastor, has announced. Mr. Long and his wife Velma, have served as appointed missionaries with the Assem- blies of God since 1960. They have been ministering in the Philippines since 1965. During their last four-year term of service there, Mr. Long served as interim president, ad- ministrative dean, and business manager of the Far East Ad- vanced SChool of Theology FEAST, in Manila. For two years, the Leng's pastured the United Bethel Church, which has a Chinese- Dorcas Day workshop; 7:30 speaking congregation. They p.m., Session. also assisted in the hotel Wednesday, 6:45 p.m., Hand- ministry at the Holiday Inn in hell choir; 8 p.m., Senior choir. Manila, and with construction on Thm'sday, 7:30 p.m., Maundy three projects, the First Assembly of God in.Roxas City, residence re-construction at FEAST, and the final stages of FEAST campus development. From 1960 to 1962, the Lung's served in India, and from 1962 to 1964, they served in Bangladesh. When they returned to the Philippines, Mr. Long will resume his responsibilities as business manager of FEAST. Both Mr. and Mrs. Long hold B.A. degrees in Bible from Central Bible College in Springfield, Miss. Mrs. Long also holds a B.S. degree in Nursing from the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania. Before missionary appointment, the Lung's pastorod North End Assembly of God in Barnesboro, Pa. Worship service of Holy Com- munion. Friday, 12 noon - 3 p.m.. Good Friday Worship at Zion Episcopal Church. SERVICES FOR CALVARY ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH Rev. William P. Reed an- nounces the following services: Friday, March 17, 7:30 p.m., W.M.'s and Men's Fellowship, all welcome. Sunday, Church School, 10 a.m.; Morning Worship, 11 a.m., with the Rev. James Long, Missionary to Philippines, guest speaker; Children's Church, 11 a.m., on lower level, Josephine Chandler, director; Christ Ambassadors, 6:30 p.m.; Evening Service, 7:30 p.m., Rev. Wallace P. Odum, District Supt., guest speaker. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., prayer and praise, Bible study, Royal Rangers, Missionettes, Prims and Daisies. Pastor Honored By Pentecostal Church At Surpdse Dinner Good Friday, 7:30 p.m., Evangelistic Association Tenebrae Service at St. James'. Damascus, Md., will begin with Saturday, St. Peter's will be the morning worship hour at 11 open for prayer until 6 p.m.; 11 a.m.; Evening Services, 7:30 p.m., an Ecumenical Easter p.m., and continuing each Vigil will be celebrated at evening through Easter Sunday, Trinity Episcopal Church in March 26. Special music by the Shepherdstown. choir and outside singing groups SERVICES FOR ST. THOMAS LUTHERANS AT UVILLA The Rev. J. Vincent Guss, Jr., announces the following ser- vices: Morning Worship, 9:30 a.m.; Church School, 10:45 a.m.; Confirmation Class will be held at the Shepherdstown Parish House, 4:30; Luther League, 5:50 p.m. Monday, 12 noon, the Matins at St. Peter's Church. Tuesday, 12 noon, Litany at St. Peter's. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Service of Penitence at St. James', with the choir rehearsing im- mediately afterward. Maundy Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Lord's Supper at St. Peter's. Good Friday, 7:30 p.m., the Tenebrae Service at St. James'. SERVICES FOR CEDAR GROVE CHRISTIANS Harry "Bud" Yoder Evangelist, announces the following Services: All services with deaf in- terpreters. Sunday, 10 a.m., for every service. Mrs. Nora Drish, organist and choir director; nursery is provided for each service. Monday, BWMS Bible Study, home of Mrs. Sherry Drish, I p.m., with Mrs. Drish, leader. Wednesday, H.W.F.C. prayer group meets, 10 a.m., meeting place to be announced. Plans are being made by the Recreation Committee for an Easter Sunrise Service on Easter Sunday, March 26, at 6:30 a.m., breakfast will be served at 7:30 a.m. SERVICES FOR TRI-STATE BAPTISTS Rev. Dr. R. B. Diffee an- nounces the following services: Church Choir, 9:30 a.m.; Church School, 10 a.m.. with adults studying together; Young People's service, 10 a.m., with Darrell Thar, youth director in charge; Morning Worship, 11 a.m., with the pastor preaching the Palm Sunday message; Evening Service, 6 p.m., with the pastor preaching on "The Crucifixion", Thursday, 7:30 p.m., prayer and preaching service. A nursery is provided for all with special classes Deaf; Morning Worship, 11 a.m., also Children, s Church, 11 a.m., ages 2-11; 6 p.m., Youth choir 6:30 p.m., Adult choir and youth meeting for all ages; 7:30 p.m., Evening Worship. Wednesday, 7 p.m., prayer meeting, Bible study and sign classes. For more information, call 229-8232. SERVICES FOR MANNINGS ASSEMBLY OF GOD CilURCH for the services. SERVICES FOR ST. THOMAS LUTHERANS Rev. Richard E. Neal an- nounces the following services: Palm Sunday, March 19, Service, 6:30 and 11 a.m., ser- mon: "Sent in God's Name", with reception of new members; Sunday School, 9:45 a.m., for adults, young men and women, and children. Wednesday, of Holy Week, public confession at 7:30 p.m. Rev. David A. Forkey an- Maundy Thursday, 4 and 7:30 nounces the following services: p.m., two services with Holy Sunday School, 10 a.m. Communion will be held. Good Friday, 7:30 p.m., Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Children's Church, 11 a.m., ages Worship service will include lessons, prayers, and hymns, led 12andunder;Eveningservice, 7 by the young people and the p.m. March 19 is Puppet Parade Litany, followed by brief public Sunday for the young, starting at confession. 11a.m. Lots of puppets, singing, On Saturday, Easter Eve, plays and enjoyment. All Holy Baptism will be ad- children 12 and under are in-ministeredat7p.m.,followedby vited, brief public confession. Members of the Bolivar In- ternational Pentecostal Church of Christ designated March 12 as Pastor's Appreciation Day and honored their pastor, the Rev. Samuel Miller at a surprise SERVICE8 FOR HALLTOWN, ELK BRANCH PRESBYTERIANS Rev. Fred A. Smith announces the following services: dinner in the fellowship hall. Halltown Church: Worship The hall was decorated with Service, 9:30 a.m., sermon: spring colors, the focal point "The Triumphal Entry- God's being a large nest of colored eggs with a rooster and hen standing guard. These depicted the Rev. Miller and his wife in their role of watching over the congregation. Enclosed in the eggs were bits of advice such as "Leep Truckin" and "Hang in There" as well as cash gifts. The Rev. Miller and his wife Connie, moved from London Ohio in August 1976, to replace the former pastor, the Rev. M. C. Scott. They have one son Jeffrey, age 2. SERVICES FOR CHARLES TOWN BAPTISTS Dr. Wyman E. Hall announces the following services: Pageant"; Sunday SChool, 10:30 a.m. Elk Branch Church: Sunday SChool, 10 a.m.; Worship Ser- vice, 11 a.m., sermon: "The Triumphal Entry God's Pageant". SERVICES FOR ZION EPISCOPAL Rev. Roger L. Henshaw, rector, and the Rev. James O. Towner, associate, announces the following services: Palm Sunday, 6 a.m., Holy Communion; 9:15 a.m., Church School; 11 a.m., Morning Prayer and sermon, Mr. Henshaw preaching. Monday, 10 a.m., Holy Communion. Sunday School, 9:45 a.m., with Tuesday, 10 a.m., Holy classes in Bible study for all Communion; 7:30 p.m., Rector's ages; 11 a.m., Worship, sermon: hour in Car Room. "The Sixth Word: Faith"; 9 Wednesday, 10 a.m., Holy a.m., Lay Renewal prayer Communion. group; 7:30 p.m., Easter Can- Thursday, Maundy Thursday, tata. 7:30 p.m., Holy Communion, Wednesday, Family night, commemoration of the Last 6:45 p.m., Royal Ambassadors, Supper. Young Adult Bible study; 7:45 Good Friday, 12 noon till 3 p.m., Church-wide Bible study p.m., the Three Hour Service and praise, prayer and share with Meditations on 'q'he Seven time. Last Words". Thursday, 6 p.m., Maundy Saturday, Easter Eve, 4 p.m., Thursday service. Holy Baptism. " . -i i i il I .Smit/z aacl Strider J memorial 2]'aneeal '(ome _ "j C. 14. $IRIDERo JR. - DIRECTOR Ul WASHINGTON ' , 30,1 W. ST. IJ'PHONE 725:321 CHARLES TOWN, W. VA.I ? Dear friend, " "  , I Any suggestions or display of affluence in a funeral service is, in our opinion, in poor taste. It is our belief that the funeral directors should be as inconspicuous as possible. A funeral ser- I vice is a religious rite. The many details involved should be handled quietly, respectfully, and without ostentation. We consider this our duty and responsibility. Respectfully, : I I I II IIII Thursday, 2 p.m., Rainbow SERVICES FOR [Girls; 7 p.m., Girl Scouts; 7:30 CHARLESMETHODISTSTOWN I p.m., Maundy Thursday service, an I with Holy Communion. The Rev. Marcus Earp - nounces the following services: ] Sunday, Palm Sunday, 8:301 and 11 a.m. Worship Service, a nursery is provided for the 11 a.m. service; 930 a.m., Church School for all ages; 6 p.m., Confirmation Class; 6:30 p.m., Jr. High Fellowship; 7:30 p.m., first night of Evangelistic Service. Monday, 3:45-4:30 p.m., Children's choir; 7:30 p.m., Evangelistic Service. Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Evangelistic Service. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Evangelistic Service. - SEARS CATALOG SALES Merchant, Colin & Katherine Dunbar 725-2009- Rt. 9- Ranson SERVICES FOR ZION ASSEMBLY GOD Rev. Frank James announces the following services: Church School, 10 a.m.; Morning Worship, 11:15 a.m.; Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Young Peoples' service. Whether you realize it or not, a sixth of 1978 has already passed into history. RAY'S Ai)TO SERVICE Gen'i Auto Repair-Body & Fender Repairs Auto Painting-- 725-9663 .i E. N. St. - Charles Town NEWSPAPER FOLDS CHICAGO -- The Chicago Daily News, the city's only afternoon newspaper, will stop publication permanently March 4, publisher Marshall Field announced. mE MELVIN T. STRIDER COLONIAL FUNERAL HOME CHARLES TOWN SHEPHERDSTOWN 725-7068-Phones-876-6460 E. GUY DAVIS-DIRECTOR I I CLENDENING MOTORS, INCI Chrysler-Plymouth-Dodge Sosge Trucks - 725.2096 233 N. Mildred St. Ranson, W. a. THIS SERIES OF MESSAGES IS MADE POSSIBLE BY THE FOLLOWING CHARLES TOWN AND JEFFERSON COUNTY FIRMS WHO RECOGNIZE THE VALUE OF THE CHURCHES OF OUR COMMUNITY. :(ii!ililiiiiiii!ilii/:: i!:i::::ii : ........ :. iif: Amid joyous hosannas and waving of palm branches, He rode into the city of Jerusalem, past these same walls which are standing today. Long ago in ancient Palestine, the prophet had heralded the coming of a king. But now few thought it more than the usual procession of some new earthly ruler. Yet no king ever came as He came. No king ever built such a kingdom. This was the King of Heaven who rode into the hearts of men and built there a Kingdom of Love! They crucified Him, but death could not stop His coming. He comes in every age to all who will believe. He comes to you. Go to church this Palm Sunday, for "thy king cometh." Let the King of Heaven ride into your so     s0 heart. 19m Kmmr .a, dvesg .Swv, Snstmrg, wrga [iiiii iiiii::i] Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday [iiiiiiiiii!!] John John John" John - lohp Luke Luke " FEAGAN8 ' JEWELERS Watch Repair & Jewelry Dial 725-7411 W. Wash. St. -Charles Town COURTNEY & SON USED AUTO PARTS Light & Heavy Duty Towing Dial 535-6352 or 535-6353 Polk St. - Harpers Ferry e k : VAN ToL , FLORISTS  Flowers By Wire " Ph. 725-2019 , ar Ton, w. Va. i : OTT'S BUSINE88 SERVICE "For People of Distinction" 112 E. Wash. St. - 7?.5-7854 ! . Charles Town, W. Va. LESLIE'S RECORD LAND. "Everything In Musi'c" 222 W. Washington Std , Dial 725-751Z MARVIN DODON Plumbing- Heating Air Conditioning Sheet Metal Work Dial 78811 ,, Charles Town, W. Va. .. GUY'S BUICK - PONTIAC, INC. OPEL - G. M. C. TRUCKS Dial 25-5338 -.St. Rt. 9 Charles Town, W. Va. WESTERN AUTO ASSOCIATE STORE J. E. SENSENEY Owner Charles Town, W. Va. J. RUSSELL FRITTS & SON INC. Appliances-Furniture Dealer Phllco- Gibson . Dial 725-5511. Charles Town HALL-TOWN PAPERBoARD COMPANY "PaperboaaProddts " From Recycled Fibers Halltown, W. Va. ' RANSON REAL ESTATE & INSURANCE CO., INC. ' Francis M. Frye- Broker Phones: 725-7071 - 725-7072 Ranson, W. Va. COMMUNITY OIL CO., INc. CITGO SERVICE Charles Town, W. Va. - Lees- butg, Va. - Martinslmrg, W. Va. - Shepherdstown, W. Va. Air Cond.- 725-8161 CB Rad i TV Sales &l PLUMBING | Air Rt. 9West" Ph. j [ THEWA ( EXX0 Ras Sa PE0 129W. I Di SHENANDOAH FEDIRAL SAVINGS & LOAN ASSOC. Ril) [ Hilldale Ho" I Shopping Center Ph. Dial T25-9787. ,, , .-.-- MAGAHA, INCI APPLIANCE CENTER N. George Street Phone: 725.5516 JEFFERSON MACHINE COMPANY] Route 340 East Charles Town, W. Va. Dial 725-2088 I A! .Ph; 7 | aM . 'qll ,