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16 SPIRIT OF JEFFERSON Farmer&apos;s ADVOCATE THURSDAY, JULY 20, W/8 attend and supporl THE CHURCH OF YOUR CHOICE REGULARLY Prmbytedans Holdkg Vacation Church School The Charles Town Presbyterian Church will hold its annual Vacation Church School July 31 to August 4, from 9:15-11:45 a.m., daily. Classes will be held for nursery age children through the sixth grade. All children are welcome. The literature being used is titled- "Hosanna- God's People Praise Him," published by Augsburg Press. This Bible- centered series takes a close-up look at God's loving activity in people's daily lives and offers creative opportunities for responding to GOd in worship. Students will enjoy exploring both traditional and fresh ways . of praising God through song, prayer, .storytelling, crafts, caring for the earth and coern for others. A very competent person has been secured to teach this five- day school. SERVICES FOR SUMMIT PT. BAPTISTS The Rev. Richard G. "Jerry" Moore, pastor of Summit Point Southern Baptist ChUrch, an- nounces the following services: Sunday School, 9:45 a.m, Leroy Cheshire, director Morning Worship, 11 a.m., sermon: "The Majority Report", special music by the choir, Mrs. Nora Drish, organist and choir director; nursery worker, Mrs. Elna Shimp; family picnic supper at the church at 5:30 p.m., sponsored  by the Recreation Committee, everyone invited. Monday, Mission Friends and R.A's meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Adult Choir rehearsal, 7 p.m.; C.A.'s meet at 8 p.m.; Prayer and Bible study Hour, led by the pastor, 8 p.m. Thursday, Bible Study led by Tommy and Joyce Jackson, 7:30 p.m., meeting place to he an- neunced. SERVICES FOR LEETOWN BAPTISTS John M. Emert, pastor of the Leetown Baptist Church, an- nounces the following services: Sunday, 9:45 a.m., Sunday SERVICES FOR GOSPEL CHAPEL ASSEMBLY OF GOD The Rev. Arnold Hoffman announces the following ser- vices: Sunday School, 10 a.m.; Morning Worship, 11 a.m.; Children's Hour, 11 a.m.; Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Bible study and prayer. Everyone is welcome. CHESTNUT HILL PICNIC SUNDAY The Chestnut Hill United Methodist Church will hold its annual Sunday School picnic on Sunday, July 23, beginning at 1 o'clock. SERVICES FOR ST. JAMES' LUTHERANS The Rev. J. Vincent Guss, Jr., pastor of St. James' Lutheran Church located on the Halltown Road in Uvilla, announces the following services: Church School, 10:45 a.m.; Morning Service, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, 7 p.m., St. James' Choir will rehearse. SERVICES FOR 8T. PETER'S LUTHERANS The Rev. J. Vincent Guss, Jr. pastor )f St. Peter's Lutheran Church on North King and High Streets in Shopherdstown, an- nounces the following services: Church School, 9:45 a.m.; Morning Service, 11 a.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m., St. Peter's Choir will rehearse. SERVICES FOR CHURCH AT MIDDLEWAY Rev. John L: Verburg, pastor of the Church at Middloway, located on Rt. 51, announces the following services: Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Worship Service, 10: 30 am. Tuesday, lO a.m., Hour of Prayer at Mrs. Richard Shirley's. Wednesday, 10 a.m., Fellowship meeting at rotating homes; 7 p.m., Hour of Prayer at Carroll McBride's; 7 p.m., Children's Choir at thechurch. Thursday, 2 p.m., Hour of Prayer at Mrs. Thomas School, Harold Gray, director; Nagley's; 7:30p.m., Bible Study 11 a.m., Morning Worship; 7 and Fellowship at Carroll Me- p.m., Evening Worship. Bride's. Monday, 7 p.m., Finance Committee and youth choir. Tuesday, 7 p.m., Nominating Committee; 7:30 p.m., Choral Echoes. Wednesday, 7 p.m., Prayer Service. Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Adult Choir and Children's Choir. SERVICES FOR ST. THOMAS LUTHERANS Rev. Richard E. Neal,.pastor, announces the following ser- wces: Sunday, Morning. Suf- frages, 8:30 and 11 a.m., ser mon: 'hree More Parables"; Church School classes meet at 9:45 a.m., for adults, young men and women, and children. Tuesday, 7 p.m., Vacation Bible School teachers' workshop at the church. Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Choir rehearsal. CALVARY ASSEMBLY OF .GOD SERVICES Rev. William P. Reed, pastor of Calvary Assembly of God Church at 114 Fairfax Blvd., in Ranson, announces the following services: Sunday School, 10 am.; Morning Worship, 11 a.m.; Children's Church, II am., on lower level, Jeanette Langer- beam, director; Christ Am- bassadors meet at 6:30 p.m.; Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Special service, with Underground Evangelism. Film will be shown "Beyond The Cress." SERVICES FOR CHURCH OF CHRlffr Evangelist Mark B. McDonald announces services for the Church of Christ, at the end of 13th Avenue in Ranson: I Sunday School, 9:45 a.m., with classes for all ages and adult study in First Corinthians; Morning Worship Service, 10:45 a.m.; Evening Service, 7 p.m. Wednesday, 7 p.m., Mid-week Bible Study of the ; 7:45 p.m., New Converts Class, with" study in the Book of Acts; Sunday morning, s:45 a.m., ''he Bible Says" brmdeut ver WXVA ad WZFM. For further information, call 725-8169. SPECIAL EVENTS AT KING'S APOSTLE Rev. Bishop E. E. Baltimore pastor of King's Apostle Holiness Church of God, 3rd Avenue, Ranson, announces the following set'vices: Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.; Church Services, 11 a.m. Sunday, July 23, annual Church Homecoming, 3 p.m., special guests, Elder Heman Lewis, Thomas Tabernacle, Frederick, Md. Banquet to follow. The public is invited. Monday, July 24 through Friday, July 28, Vacation Bible School from 8 to 7:45 p.m., featuring BibJ study, arts, crafts, music, games, awards and refreshments. All churches and public are invited to attend. Thursday, Aug. 3, Annual Sunday School picnic at Hershey Park, Pa. The public is invited. Reservations to he made by July 28. Contact Debra Layton at 7- 5657 or Bishop Baltimore, 725- 5730. SERVICES FOR" C. T. BAPTISTS The Rev. Dr. Wyman E. Hall, pastor, announces the following swvices at the Charles Town Baptist Church: Saturday, July 23, youth bike idke, 7:30 a.m. Sunday, 9 a.m., Renewal Prayer Group; 9:45 a.m., Bible Study for all ages; 11 a.m., Bible Study for all ages; 11 a.m., Worship Service; 7 p.m., Vision and Victory Night. Monday, 11:30 a.m., Youth Fellowship-brown bag lunch; 1:30-3:30 p.m., Youth Room Recreation. Tuesday, li30;3:30 p.m., Youth Room Recreation. Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Sunday School picnic. Thtmy, 1o a.m., Day Camp for children who were in grades 14; 1:30-3:30 p.m., Youth Room Recreation; 7 p.m., Choir practice. Friday, Association WMU Youth Retreat at Hunting Ridge. Nineteenth Annivetsafy Smices House Prayer Special 19th Anniversary Services of Pastor Robert Taylor will be conducted at the House of Prayer, Church of God, corner Congress and Water Streets in Charles Town, July 21 through July 28. Services and speakers will include: July 21, 8:00 p.m., Elder Robert Parron, Wayside Holiness, Assembly of God, Columbia Park, Md.; July 23, 5:30 p.m., missionaries of the House of Prayer, Church of GOd; July 24, 8:00 p.m., Bishop Baltimore, King's Apostle Holiness Church, Ranson. July 26, 8:00 p.m., Elder Joseph Fowkles, King's Apostle Holiness Church, Hagerstown, Md.; July 27, 8:00 p.m., Elder Floyd Brown, Church of the Blessed Trinity, Centerville Va.; and July 28, 8:00 p.m., Elder Francis Myles, House of Prayer, Central Avenue, Lan- dover, Md. There will be a reception immediately following the final service July 28. "Swords Of Spidt" To Be At Seeker's Refuge Coffeehouse ,o The "Swords of the Spirit" will be ministering in music at the Seeker's Refuge Coffeehouse located at N. Charles Street, on Saturday, July 22, at 7:30 p.m. The "Swords" is a Jefferson County ContemPorary Gospel music group. Since their for- mation of just over one year ago, this group has been much in demand, sharing their music in prisons, coffeehouses, restaurants, community func- tions as welis many churches. On Sunday, July 23, from 2-4 p.m., the "Swords" along with Latter Rain, a progressive Christian music group from Westminster, MdT, will be in concert on the grounds of the Bolivar Int. Penteccstal Church of Christ, adjacent to KOA Kampground. This is a benefit concert for Inspiration '78, to be held on Aug. 26, at Watermelon Park, Berryville. All free-will proceeds will go for thiscause. Members of the "Swords" are Greg Stevens, lead guitar; Glenda Stevens, vocal; Lorne Pope, keyboard; and Pete Whitehair, drums. The public is invited to attend these concerts. EPISCOPAL SERVICES FOR 8HEPHERDSTOWN Rev. Wm. R. Kieldsing, rector of Trinity Episcopal Parish German and Church Streets in Shepherdstown, announces the following services: Sunday, 8 a.m., Holy Eucharist with Homily Rite One; 10 a.m., Holy Eucharist and sermon with Homily Rite Two; 10-11 a.m., nursery, held in rector, on New Street; II a.m., Fellowship and refreshments in small chapel. SERVICES FOR C. T. METHODISTS Services sci)eduled for Ashury United Methodist Church, North Charles Street in Charles Town, the Rev. Marcus A. Earp, III, Minister, include: Sunday, speaker for the day, Rev. Debra Kilbourne, sermon: "A Prayer for Practical Wisdom". Rev. Kilbeurne will speak at the S:30 and II a.m. services. Nursery is provided for I the II a.m. service; 9:30 a.m., Church School for all ages; 7 p.m., Senior High Fellowship.. Monday, 7:30 p.m., Council on Ministries. Wednesday, 8 p.m., Senior choir; 7:30 p.m., Bible Study. Thursday, 7 p.m., Rainbow Girls; 8 p.m., Comm. on Wor- ship. Saturday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Jr. High's are having a car wash at the Church Parking lot; 4-12 p.m.,'Sr. High Hayride and Barn Dance. ' School of Mission at Western Maryland College, Westminster, Md. , Monday through Thursday. SPECIAL FILM SHOWING AT MARTINSBURG CHURCH A gospel film "A Distant Thunder", will be shown Sunday at 7:30 p.m. at the Independent Assembly of God Church, 929 North High Street in Mar= tinsburg, Austin J. Caplinger, pastor. The public is invited. Beulah Church Picnic On 00tuNay, July 22 The annual picnic of the Beulah Church congregation will he held on Saturday, July 22 at 1:00 .p.m. at the church on Wheatiand Drive, just off Route 340 near Rippon. Members of the Beulah Church, former mem- bers, friends in the community, and those who have been associated with the Beulah Church in any way in the past are invited to attend. The picnic will be held on the church grounds except in case of bad weather, in which case it will be held in the Fellowship Hall of the Charles Town Presbyterian Church. MuSical Rally Sunday Harpers FenyChurch Swords of the Spirit of Charles Town, and Latter Rain from Westminster, Md., will at a rally at the International Pentecostal Church of Christ at Harpers Ferry (adjacent to the KOA Kampgrounds) Sunday afternoon from 2 until 5 p.m. All proceeds will be used for expenses for "Inspiration '78", a Christian festival to be held at Watermelon Park, Berryville, Va., Saturday, August 26. In addition to the special program, sandwiches, baked goods and cold drinks will be on sale. RIPPON Mrs. Austin Nlcodemus Dial 725.9098 Mr. and Mrs. Earl Poston spent the past weekend camping on the Shenandoah River in Virginia. Mr. and Mrs. Leo Jenkins spent Sunday at Newton D. Baker Hospital visiting Claton Stickles and Simon Jenkins, both patients at the center. Mrs. Lester Jenkins and Mrs. Claton Stickles of Winchester, Va., were Monday guests of Mr. Stickles and Mr. Jenkins. Mrs. Katherine Purr of Ransen and Mr. and Mrs. Robert H0yle and family of Galtber- sburg were Friday gensts of Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Breeden and family. Congratulations to Miss Hope Elizabeth Welsh and Mrs. Katherine Welsh, Miss Dianne Breeden, and Mrs. Wanda McFillen McDonald, on ob- serving their respective bir- thdays this week. 800id, &00iJe00 Tfle,nodal cT..e,'al 007"Corne H. STRIDER, JR.- DIRECTOR i 304 W.WASHINGTON ST, PHONE: 725- 5321 CHARLES-OWN,, W.VA. Dear friends, Like any professional group, we funeral directors must continue to "do our homework" to keep our services up-to-date. In funeral service, as m other fields of en- deavor, there is no standing still. Modern equipment must be purchased - new techniques must be learned. In this way we hope to provide our community a continually improving and more satisfying funeral service. Respectfully, Miss Shelly Somers spent this past weekend at the home of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Elw0od Breeden and family. Mr. and Mrs. Austin Nicodemus were Friday visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Tuller and family in Winchester, Va. Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Ray Ienkins are receiving ulations on a daughter born in the Winchester Memorial Hospital on Thursday, July 13, at 12:30 p.m.,weighing 8 pounds and 2 ounces at birth. They have one other daughter, Melissa Kay, who is five years old. Mrs. Jenkins is the former Janie N'ewlin. Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Whit- tington and children of Kabletown and Mr. and Mrs. Austin Nicodemus were Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Whittington. The Kabletown Methodist Church Ladies Aid held their July meeting at the home of Mrs. Baker Penwell on Thursday, with 15 members present. Mr. and Mrs. James Fritts were Sunday dinner guests of the latter's daughter and husband, Mission Miss Ginger Penwell was an overnight guest of a school friend, Cindy Russell in Shepherdstown. Miss Ginger Penwell has been home from work for several days, because of illness. Eugene Kinder At, Mine Safety Meet !tivities included a visit to Lee selors were briefed Norse, Inc., manufacturer ,of careers available mine machinery, and a tour of by members of the staff. the Beckley Exhibition Mine. Other presenters throughout the week-long workshop updated the counselors on vocational education opportunities for students, Youth Employment and Training Programs, time management, and reducing sex- role stereotyping in career choice. Special counselor for Staff Development with School Personnel was Helen Washburn, president of the America School Counselor Association. Prior to attending the Hat- fields and McCbys, the coun- Mr. and Mrs. Bill Hileman at Mt. SEARS CATALOG SALES Merchant, Colin & Katherine Dunbar Phone 725-2009 Rt. 9- Ransou, W. Va. Eugene Kinder,, of Jefferson High School, was among twenty West Vrginia school counselors spending a week of their sum- mer at the National Mine Health and Safety Academy near Beckley, July 9-14. While there, the participants learned about career opportunities in the coal industry and the role'of the Mine Safety and Health Ad- ministration in training mine inspectors and technicians. Co-sponsored by the W. Va. School Counselor Association and the W. Va. Vocational Guidance Association, the workshop featured speakers from the W. Va. Coal Association, United Mine Workers Association, and the Mining Academy. Related ac- THE MELVIN T. RAY'S AUTO SERVICE Gen'l. Auto Repairs Body & Fender Repairs Auto Painting - 725-9663 E. N. St. -Charles Town FUNERAL E. GUY DERN MASONRY 30 Years of Quality Work Brick- Block- Stone Also Modular Home Foundations Built To Fit PHONE: i - 267- 4755 JULY 13- 4T PD. FREE ESTIMATES EXCLUSIVE J & R Furniture - TV - Carpet 115 3rd Ave. - Ranson, W. Va. Open Daily 9-5 - Mon..Fri. Ph. 725-3604 THE FOLLOWING RECOGNIZE THE THIS SERIES OF MESSAGES IS MADE POSSIBLE BY CHARLES TOWN AND JEFFERSON COUNTY FIRMS WHO VALUE OF THE CHURCHES OF OUR COMMUNITY. & HEATING, : "He Comes You Need Him" 222 E. Ph. 725-7912 MOUNTAIN STAIg: ELECTRONICS AND BARR'$ Charles Town RAMON'S PIZZA 819 J Ph. 725-6072 If you've ever taken a child to the seashore, you know what that first glimpse of the ocean can mean to a youngster.., the lure of fascination.., the foreboding of fear. Which will win the strug- gle? But what a delight when hesita- tion ends and Jeannie finds her happy beachhead down where the waves wane, and the tide seeks its rest. And if you've ever taken a child to Sunday School, you know what that first glimpse of strange surroundings can mean But, even if there are misgiv- ings that first Sunday, Jeannie ons finds her happy beachhead And one day she'll plunge bravely and confidently into deeper reaches of the vast spiritual ocean that surrounds life Anything as vital as religious education de.ryes an early and earnest beginning JCPenn@ CHARLES TOWN WESTVIRGImS HANN ELECTRIC CO. 105 W. 7th Ave. Ranson, W. Vs. Polk St. - Harper THE MAGIC Breakfast- Als0, Carry-Ot Ph. JEFFEF0N SPIRIT Dial 725.ze4 Or j.&S. selected by The Amen Bible Society Copyright 1978 Keister AcIveisffg Service, Strasburg, Virgin=a ;:.::::: :::.: :.: :!:::;: ::: '.:,::::::,,:  ,::. :: , - [':::i:! '::"-': :.>.':.'..:: :  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Fnda Saturday  ::: :: :.....:::..:::::.. :: .:: :.< (. : . - .... 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Carpet Resilient Flooring Ph. 725-26Z4 -Charles Town RansOm, COMMUNITY OIL CO., INC. CITGO SERVICE Charles Town, W. Va,. Les- burg, Va. - Martinsburg; W. Va. - Shepberdstown, W. Va. J. RUSSELL FRITTS & SON INC. Appliances-Furniture Dealer Philco. Gibson Dial 725-5511 - Charles Town MAGAHA, INC. APPLIANCE CENTER North George Street Charles Town, W. Va. Phone "/25-5516 MARVIN DODSDN Plumbing - Heating Air Conditioning Sheet Metal Work Dial 726-8811 265 W. Liberty St, Charles Town, W. Va. HALLTOWN PApERBoARD COMPANY Paperboard Products From Recycled Fibers Halltewn, W. Va. CHARLES TOWN CO-OP 302 N. Mildred St. Ranson, W. Va. Ph. 725-ZZ12