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la SPIRITOF JEFFERSON Farmer's ADVOCATE - THURSDAY, APRIL 27, 1978 allend and supporl ,,, ,,m, 00oApdlMinister28 to'nan30 f , Beginning Friday evening, Sunday, April 30, there will be y CHOICEREGULARLY weekend evangelistic services at the Bolivar Pentecostal Church, located adjacent to KOA Kampgrounds south of Harpers Ferry on Route 340. Services will begin at 7:30 p.m. nightly and Prayer and Praise Services Friday At Bardane Center The monthly Praise and Prayer service will be held this Friday at the Bardane Com- munity Center with the Rev. Charles F. Tolbert, pastor of St. Thomas United Methodist Church, St. Thomas, Pa., the guest speaker. This service has been held during the winter months at Asbury United Methodist Church and is an "in- terdenominational service open everyone. Rev. Tolbert is a well-known speaker in his own denomination but is also a popular speaker in all circles. He holds regular healing services in his church and is widely known as an evangelist within the Methodist church of the four-state area. There will be special singing and group praise and further information on the service may be had by calling Mrs. Alfred R. Linaweaver at 725-9111. Bardane Community Center is located three miles north of Charles Town. SERVICES FOR CALVARY ASSEMBLY Rev. William P. Reed an- nounces the following services: Sunday School at 10 a.m. Morning Worship at 11 a.m. Children's Church at 11 a.m. on lower level, Josephine Chandler, director. Christ Ambassadors meet at 6:30 p.m.; Evening Evangelistic Service at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., Prayer and Praise, Bible Study on the Book of the Revelation Royal Rangers, Prims and Daisies. SERVICES FOR ST. THOMAS LUTHERANS Pastor Richard E. Neal an- oounces the following services for St. Thomas Evangelical Lutheran Church: The service at 8:30 and 11 a.m., EDT, Sunday, sermon: "Resurrection Theology". Sunday School classes for adults, young men and women and children meet at 9:45 a.m. Church Council meets Wed- nesday at 7:30 p.m. with a Service of the Holy Communion (Ascension Day) at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. SERVICES FOR CHARLES TOWN BAPTIST CHURCH Dr. Wyman E. Hall, pastor of Charles Town Baptist Church, announces the following ser- vices: Sunday morning, 9:45 a.m. the classes in Bible Study for all ages; 11 a.m., Worship Service. Monday, May 1, 6:30 p.m., Youth Council sponsored skating party; 7:30 p.m., monthly Deacons meeting. Tuesday, May 2, 7:30 p.m., Baptist Young Women will meet at the home of Mrs. Sharon Woodford; the Business Women's Circle will meet at the home of Mrs. Virginia Whit. tington. Wednesday, 6:45 p.m., Ac- teens, Royal Ambassadors and Young Adult Bible Study; 7:45 p.m., Church-wide Bible study and Praise, Prayer and Share Time. Thursday, 7 p.m., choir will rehearse. In a follow-up of their Lay Renewal Weekend, at 6:30 p.m., on Sunday, April 30, there will be a study with small groups; the roups will organize at that time and subsequently will meet at various times to be announced later. SERVICES FOR TRI-STATE BAPTIST8 The Rev. Dr. R. B. Diffee, pastor of the Tri-State Baptist Church, located at 211 East Second Avenue, Ranson, an- nounces the following schedule of services for Sunday, April 30, along with other events: Church School at 10 a.m., with classes for all ages, with the adults studying "Joshua." Morning Worship at 11 a.m. with the pastor preaching on "Three Sudden Experiences." Evening Service at 6 p.m., with the Rev. William Stabley as guest speaker. There will also be a Young Peoples Service Sunday morning at 10 a.m. The church choir will practice at 9:30 p.m. Thursday evening; at 7:30 p.m., a Holy Land slide presentation and forum will be held. The Tri-state Christian Schools pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten are being held this year, expanding to the 4th grade in the fall of 1978. For in- formation call 725-5229. SERVICES FOR ZION ASSEMBLY The Rev. Frank James an- nounces the following services for Zion Assembly at Millville: Sunday Church School at 10 a.m.; Morning Worship at 11:15 a.m.; Sunday Evening Services at 7:30 p.m. Young Peoples Service Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. SERVICES FOR CHURCH OF CHRIST The Rev. Samuel Miller an- nounces the following services for the Bolivar International Pentecostal Church of Christ at Harpers Ferry, adjacent to the KOA Kampgrounds: i Sunday School at 10 a.m.; Sunday Prayer at 7:15 p.m.; Sunday Evening Services at 7:30 p.m., Evangelist Tom Hare and the Singing Hare Family being featured; Tuesday Prayer at 7:30 p.m.; Thursday Youth at 7:30 p.m. This weekend Friday, April 28, through Sunday, April 30, there will be special evangelistic services nightly at 7:30 p.m., with Evangelist Tom Hare and the Singing Hare Family of Cocoa Beach, Fla. The general public is invited to attend these services. An additional service will be held Sunday morning at I0 o'clock. For further in- formation, call 535-6919. For transportation, call 535- 6919 or 728-7388. SERVICES FOR LEETOWN BAPTISTS John M. Emert, pastor, an- nounces the following services: Sunday at 9:15 a.m., Sunday School, Harold Gray director; Morning Worship at 11 a.m.: Evening Service at 7 p.m. Monday at 6:30 p.m., Youth Choir; Building and Grounds Committee meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday at 6:30 p.m., Hand- bell Choir; Choral Echoes at 7:30 p.m.; Deacons m et at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at 7 p.m., Prayer Service. Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Adult Choir; Childrens' Choir at 7:30 p.m. CHURCH OF GOD DEACONS' SERVICE The Deacons of the House of Prayer, Church of God, corner of Congress and Water streets, will hold a special Deacons' Service on April 30, at 4 p.m. Guest speaker will be Elder Philip "Franklin" Taylor, Washington, D.C. All Deacons are urged to this service. Pastor of the church is Elder Robert Taylor and Bishop Walter Newman zs assistant pastor and general overseer. HOL Y LAND SLIDES And FORUM EVERYONE WELCOME II I I I III Especially interested parties desiring to go to the Holy Land. Departing Date of trip July 17th Return July 27, 1978 Costs and information provided at meeting. TIME: - 1:30 P.M. PLACE: - TRI-STATE BAPTIST CHURCH 211 E. 2nd AVE.- RANSON, W.VA. APRIL 27 -- IT [ Calvary Assembly Special Gospel Concert Announced Rev. William P. Reed, pastor of Calvary Assembly of God, invites the public to attend a special gospel concert with evangelists, singers Rev. and Mrs. Vernon Dean on Sunday, April 30 at 11 a.m. Vernon and Ruth Ann have traveled extensively in the United States as well as in over eight foreign countries sharing in a unique ministry of singing, sharing and preaching from God's Holy Land. If you have never heard or seen this inspiring combination of music and spoken word, you will want to hear Rev. Dean and his wife. Calvary Assembly of God is located on Fairfax Boulevard and Fifth Avenue in Ranson. All are welcome to attend this special gospel concert. SERVICES FOR ZION EPISCOPAL Rev. Roger L. Henshaw an- nounces the following services for Zion Episcopal Church in Charles Town: Sunday at 8 a.m., Holy Communion; Church School at 9:15 a.m.; Morning Prayer and Sermon at II a.m.; Confirmation Class at 3 p.m.; Service of Evening Prayer and Evensong featuring the Claymont School Choir at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at 7:30 p.m., Rector's Hour in Cue Room; Holy Communion in the church Thursday at I0 a.m.; Diocesan also at 10 a.m. on Sunday, ac- cording to the pastor, the Rev. SERVICES FOR Samuel Miller. ASBURY METHODISTS Rev. Marcus A. Earp, Ill, The Singing Hare Family will announces the following services be ministering nightly through for Asbury United Methodist music as well as the Scriptures. Church: For over 26 years, they have Sunday at 6:30 and 11 a.m., ministered in tent evangelism Worship Services with a nursery and church crusades throughout provided for the late service; the country and als0 in Central Church School for all ages at America. They have ministered 9:30 a.m.; Confirmation Class at to believers of all 6 p.m.; Ascension Day Service denominational backgrounds, at 7:30 p.m. being well-received everywhere. Monday from 3:45 to 4:30 p.m. The public is encouraged to Childrens' Choir; Cooperative attend these services. For Parish at 7:30 p.m.; Tuesday, further information call 535-6919. Circle meeting; Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., Senior Choir; Bible Study at 7:30 p.m.; Thursday at 7 p.m., Girl Scouts. SERVICES FOR TRINITY ASSEMBLY Rev. Vincent Fink, pastor of Trinity Gospel Assembly of God, announces the following ser- vices: Sunday School at 10 a.m.; Morning Worship at 11 a.m.; Choir Practice for Youth at 6:30 p.m.; Evening Service at 7:30 p.m. Monday at 7:30 p.m., CA's service; Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., Bible Study and Prayer. SERVICES FOR SUMMIT POINT BAPTISTS Pastor Richard G. "Jerry" Moore, announces the following services for the Summit Point Southern Baptist Church: Sunday School at 10 a.m., Leroy Cheshire, director. Morning Worship Service at 11 a.m., sermon topic, "The End of the Trail". Special music by the choir, Mrs. Nora ,Drish, choir director and organist. Nursery Convention inFairmont, Friday, worker Mrs. Peggy Swisher. May 5, through Sunday, May 7. Evening service at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at I0 a.m., HWFC Prayer Group meets, place to be announced; Childrens Choir at 6:30 p.m.; Adult Choir, 7 p.m.; Youth Choir, 8 p.m.; Prayer and Bible Study Hour led by the pastor at 8 p.m.; Childrens' Story Hour led by David Hoff. man, Sr., 7 to 8 p.m. The library will be open. Thursday at 7:30 p.m., BWMS meets at the church; Bible Study at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Jackson at 7:30 p.m. SERVICES FOR ST. PETER'S AND ST. JAMES CHURCHES Rev. J. Vincent Guss, Jr., announces the following services for St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Shepherdstown and St. James' Lutheran Church at Uvilla on the Halltown Road: St. Peter's: Church School at 9:45 a.m.; Morning Worship at SERVICES FOR C. T. PRESBYTERIANS Pastor W. H. Ramkey an- nounces the following services for Charles Town Presbyterian Church: Church School for all ages at 9:45 a.m.; Morning Worship at 11 a.m.; Westminster Choir at 5 p.m.; Carol and Bethlehem Choirs at 6 p.m.; refreshments for Choir and SHF at 6 p.m.; Senior High Fellowship at 6:30 p.m. Monday at 7:30 p.m., WOC Council; Wednesday at 6:45 p.m., Handbell Choir; 7:30 p.m., Strengthening Church Com- mittee; 8 p.m., Senior Choir. SERVICES FOR ST. ANDREWS The Rev. James O. Towner vicar of St. Andrews-on-the- 11 a.m.; Confirmation Class at Mount Episcopal Church, an- the Shepherdstown Parish nounces the following services: House at 5,:30 p.m. Sunday, April 30, at 9 a.m., Tuesday and Wednesday, Church School; Holy Eucharist from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., coffee and Sermon at I0 a.m. and doughnuts for college Church. Choir rehearsal at St. in- Peter's immediately following the service. St. James: Church School at 10:45 a.m.; Morning Service at 9:30 a.m.; Confirmation Class at the Shepherdstown Parish House at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., St. James' Choir rehearsal. Thursday at 7:30 p.m., a sung service of the word and sacrament for the Festival of the Ascension of Our Lord. This is a parish service at St. Peter's Church. students at St. Peter's Parish House. SERVICES FOR Thursday at 7:30 p.m., a sung CEDARGROVE service of the word and CHRISTIANS sacrament for the Festival of the Rev. Harry "Bud" Yoder Ascension of Our Lord. This is a Evangelist, announces the parish service at St. Peter's following services: All services with deaf terpreters. Sunday, I0 a.m., with special classes for the 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. I, c00mit00 and c00trider emorial .neral (ome C.H. STRI DER, JR.- DI RECTOR 304 W. WASH I NGTON ST. PHONE: 725- 5321 CHARLES TOWN, W.VA. Dear friends, A clergyman once said - it is a sad com- mentary on our society that too often people are in church only three times during their life and in two instances they have to be carried in and out. This paints up both the challenge and the difficulty which clergymen face in making the funeral service a meaningful religious ex- perience and an inspiration and rededication for the survivors of the departed one. Respectfully, Evangelist Bales Appears April 29 Walter Bales, evangelist and former Grand Ole Opry star with the Bales Brothers, will be singing and preaching the gospel at the House of the Lord, April 29, at 7:30 p.m. The church is located at 929 N. High Street. He will be ministering with music as well as the word of God. Also, the singing group, the Soulseekers, under the direction of Kenny Johnson, will he sharing the service with evangelist Bales. All are welcome to attend this service. SERVICES FOR 7TH DAY ADVENTISTS Pastor Harry Rimer an- nounces the following services for the Charles Town Seventh- Day Adventists on the Summit Point Road: Sabbath School Saturday at 9:30 a.m., the lesson topic being "We Trust Him." Worship Service at 11 a.m., the speaker being Paul Tooley, instructor of Bible at the Highland View Academy in Hagerstown, Md. Claymont Choir To Present Evensong At Zion Episcopal The Claymont School Choir will present an Evensong featuring sacred music this Sunday at Zion Episcopal Church from 7:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. Featured will be the music of J. S. Bach, the Renaissance and Randall Thompson, as well as many favorite hymns. The choir is under the direction of Elan Sicroff, in- ternationally-known pianist and choir director. Coffee and cookies will be served immediately following the services, to which all are cordially invited. Dist00t Nurses' Prayer Service Announced Locally A service of Prayer and Thanksgiving for the Endeavors SEARS CATALOG SALES Merchant, Colin & Katherine Dunbar 725.2009. Rt. 9 -Ranson RAY'S AUTO SERVICE Gen'l. Auto Repair Body & Fender Repairs Auto Painting - 725.9663 E. N. St. -Charles Town EXCLUSIVE J & R Furniture - TV. Carpet 115 3rd Ave.. Ranson, W. Va. Open Daily 9-5 - Mon.-Fri. Ph. 725-3604 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. Sunday Matthew 14:13-23 Monday Matthew 15:21-28 Tuesday Matthew 15:32-39 Wednesday Matthew 17:14.21 Thursday Luke 18:35-43 Friday Matthew 21:18-22 Saturday Luke PitLOBL00MS That's fight! B I G00r00-R - "t you,Prblems seem bigger to hlm than yours Sadly, that is one of the last things we under- stand about our children. HRH But some parents do understand their children's problems. They are careful to nurture soul and spirit as well as mind and heart. The years ahead will prove them fight. 90URG The role of the Church has never been to cut the problems down to the size of the man -- always to build the man up to the size of his problems. C,o/riOht 1978 Keister Advertising Servcce, SKasbuvQ, Virginia Scptur W ' Trw ,Jork OltSo 9ocWW VAN TOL FLORISTS r/Flowers By Wire Ph. 725.2019 Charles Town, W. Va. PEOPLES SUPPLY, INC. Grain - Feed Liquid Supplement Dial 725-8454. 725-8455 Charles Town, W. Va. FEAGANS JEWELERS Watch Repair & Jewelry Dial 725-7411 W. Wash. St. -Charles Town MAGAHA, INC. APPLIANCE CENTER North George Street Phone 725-5516 MERCHANT- NOLAND, INC. CHEVROLET- OLDSMOBILE Route 340 East Ph. 725-7045 or 725-7049 Charles Town, W. Va. THE WAY OF WISDOM CHRISTIAN BOOKS & MUSIC Phone 725-3070 Good Books - Gifts 129 W. Washington St. Charles Town OTT'S BUSINESS SERVICE "For People of Distinction" 112 E. Wash. St. - 725-7854 Charles Town, W. Va. GUY'S BUICK - PONTIAC, INC. OPEL - G.M.C. TRUCKS Dial 725-5338- State Rt. 9 Charles Town, W. Va. SMITH OIL CO. ARCO OIL PRODUCTS 301 N. Mildred St. Ph. 725-2215. Ranson, W. Va. RIDDLEBE'RGER'S STORE Home Furnishings - Carpet Resilient Flooring Ph. 725-2024 - Charles Town MARVIN DODSON Plumbing - Heating Air Conditioning Sheet Metal Work Dial 725-8811 205 W. Liberty St. Charles Town, W. Va. HALLTOWN PAPERBoARD COMPANY Paperboard Products From Recycled Fibers Halltown, W. Va. COMMUNITY OIL CO., INC. CITGO SERVICE Charles Town, W. Va. - Lees. burg, Va.. Martinsburg, W. Va. - Shepherdstown, W. Va. J. RUSSELL FRITTS & SON INC. Appliances-Furniture Dealer Phileo - Gibson Dial 725-5511 - Charles Town CHARLES TOWN COOP 302 N. Mildred St. Ranson, W. Va. Ph. 7-k12 of Nurses will be the Fannie West Virginia Association, The take-place on at 7:30 p.m., at ( Church, East Shepherdstown. ! The will conduct music will be of nurses from area. The and a mediately folloW Nurses in uniform. TJ MELVIN T. FUNERAL E. GUY You rd Ave. ELECTRONiCI lISA.-N. 819 jefferson Charles 105W. RansOn, I Polk Pizza, SuM, SPIRIT" J.&.S. Rt. 9, West" phone c.P.l