April 4 announcements

Come join Souderton Mennonite Church for a Community Easter Celebration & Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15 from 10:00 am to noon at the Chestnut Street Playground. This event will feature an egg hunt, crafts, snacks, and prizes. This is a free event — for more information, email churchoffice@soudertonmennonite.org or call 215-723-3088.


You’re invited to the Perkasie Patchwork Coffeehouse on Saturday, April 22 as they welcome the Mountain Heritage, who play a variety of traditional bluegrass and many original songs. Bunny Barnes, instrumental fingerstyle guitarist, opens the evening.  Doors open at 7:00 pm with performances at 7:30 — adults: $12, adults over 65: $10, students 13 and up: $6, 12 & under free. Visit PerkMenno.net


Do you desire more from your prayer life than running through a laundry list of names and needs?  Are you longing for peace and joy? If so, you’re invited to Methacton Mennonite Church for times of contemplative personal and corporate prayer. Dates are Monday evenings May 1 to June 26 (skipping 5/29), 7:00 to 9:00 pm.  If you have any questions, call Bobbi Smisko at 610-585-0565 or email BSmisko@aol.com.


Karen’s Place – the coffee shop ministry of Doylestown Mennonite Church – will welcome blues-rock band Obadiah on May 6.  Doors open at 7:00 pm; there is no admission charge, and they will donate a percentage of proceeds to Worthwhile Wear. For information please call the church office at 215-345-6377 or visit www.karensplace.org.


The April issue of Peace & Justice News from the Peace & Justice Committee of Eastern District and Franconia Conferences is now posted at  http://efpjc.ppjr.org .   This issue includes stories on peacemaking in several of our congregations in partnership with community organizations.


Join Deep Run East Mennonite Church for a new ministry – Full Heart Fitness.  This workout is designed to train hearts for health and fitness through strength and cardio intervals, using inspirational music and prayer and time together in stretch and flexibility training.  Led by a certified trainer, class time is 8:15 to 9:05 am every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.  Bring weights, towel and a mat, and wear sneakers. Cost is $5.00 per class; if you have questions, call Andrea at 267-246-0789.