Category Archives: Bulletin Announcements

Bulletin announcements are provided as a service of the Conference, and include announcements submitted by conference churches, conference related ministries and churchwide ministries. If you have a bulletin announcement you would like the Conference to run, please submit it to office@FranconiaConference.org in 75 words or less by 9:00 am on Tuesday. We reserve the right to edit for length, content and clarity. Flyers will only be included if they provide more detailed/futher information than the announcement text. The Conference will disperse your announcement only once. It is up to congregations as to how frequently they will run it in their bulletin. Thank you.

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February 14 announcements

Souderton Mennonite Church will be the host site for an Alzheimer’s Association sponsored Dementia Caregiver’s Support Group held the fourth Thursday of the month beginning February 23 at 6:30 pm. This group is open to friends, family members and caregivers of someone with Alzheimer’s Disease or a related Dementia. For more info, contact Debbie Hedrick at

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January 31 announcements

Space is still available for the Peace Retreat February 10-12 at the beautiful St. Mary of Providence Center in Elverson, PA. Day registration is also available. Mennonite pastor, educator, and environmentalist Todd Wynward will speak at this retreat entitled “Rewilding the Way: Breaking Free to Follow an Untamed God”. Email Carolyn Boyd – fcboyd@verizon.net – for registration or see the attached brochure

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January 24 announcements

Karen’s Place — the coffee shop ministry of Doylestown Mennonite Church — will be open on Saturday, February 4 at 7:00 pm, featuring Baz McGuire.  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.   Through acts of service, struggles

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January 17 announcements

The Highland Presbyterian Church of Lancaster will present an evening program on “Drone Warfare –  How Does a Christian Respond?,” on Friday. January 27 at 7:00 pm.  This presentation by the Highland Justice, Peace and Reconciliation Committee will be moderated by Titus Peachey.   All are welcome to join in the celebration of God’s goodness at

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January 10 announcements

The January 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 Building a Better Peace and a report on MCC’s Native American Learning Tour.   Karen’s Place — the coffee shop ministry of Doylestown Mennonite Church —

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January 3 announcements

Junior High youth and sponsors: March 17 is the date of this year’s Late Night Blast at Dock Mennonite Academy! From 6:30 to 11:30 pm, we will have inspiring worship, fun games, great fellowship and all the pizza you can eat. Contact John Stoltzfus (jstoltzfus@franconiaconference.org) if you have questions.  To register, visit the Youth Ministry page at franconiaconference.org.   Karen’s Place

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December 20 announcements

Please note: the Franconia & Eastern District Conference offices will be closed Friday, December 23 through Monday, January 2.  We will reopen Tuesday, January 3 at 9:00 am.  (*Bulletin editors: note, there will be no bulletin announcements distributed on December 27.)   The Peace and Justice Committee of Eastern District/Franconia Mennonite Conferences will hold their

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December 13 announcements

Blooming Glen Mennonite Church invites you a Lessons & Carols Song Service on Sunday, December 18 at 6:30 pm. The program will include congregational singing, and Blooming Glen’s Adult and Junior Choirs, directed by Michael Bishop. Light refreshments will follow the program. For information call the church office 215-257-3431 or visit www.bgmc.net.   Franconia Conference’s

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