January 2 announcements

Redemption and Hope — a faith based support group for families and friends impacted by substance use — will be held Tuesday evenings, January 9 through February 13, 7:00 to 8:30 pm, at Zion Mennonite Church. For more info, call 215-723-3592. 


Karen’s Place — the coffee shop ministry of Doylestown Mennonite Church — will be open on January 13, featuring their Battle 4 Children Charities 2nd Annual Comedy Night, hosted by Al Smith. A love offering will be taken. Doors open at 7:00 pm and there is no admission charge. For information, call the church office at 215-345-6377 or visit www.karensplace.org.


“Immigration, Sanctuary & the Church” is the theme of the 2018 Winter Peace Retreat, February 9-11 (Friday evening to Sunday noon) at St. Mary of Providence retreat center, Elverson, PA. There will also be activities for children. For more information, see peaceretreat.ppjr.org or contact Carolynn Boyd at 610-489-9084 or fcboyd@verizon.net.


Perkiomenville Mennonite Church will be sending a team to Honduras with Healthy Niños from March 10 to 17. Team members will participate in the health brigades and cementing floors of homes in poor, rural communities. They are looking for a few additional team members; if you are interested in joining the team, please contact Dr. Herman at 267-377-5058 or herman@healthyninos.org. Total cost may be about $1,700/person depending on the airfare.