August 20 announcements

This week all congregations in Eastern District & Franconia Conference are praying for Deep Run West Mennonite Church.  Please pray that their church leaders seek God’s will and leading, that the church continues to build relationships in the community and for their pastor during his sabbatical.  To read more about Deep Run West, go to


Weight Watchers is coming to Line Lexington Mennonite Church!  A 10-week class begins on Tuesday, September 10 at 7:00 pm and is open to men and women of all ages who are interested in a healthy lifestyle.  The class fee is $155 and is due September 1.  Text Laurie Martin – 484-784-8079 – if you are interested in the class or have questions.


Join Everence for a free Medicare and Social Security Workshop on Thursday, September 19, 6:30 pm at Franconia Mennonite Church. Maria Angelucci, CSA, CLTC and Matt Novak, CFA will guide you through the important dates, deadlines and details that you need to know about Medicare and Social Security. RSVP to Leah Ludwig at 215-703-0111 or by September 16. Visit for more info.


Calling all Foodies – a Traditional Foods Potluck will be held at the Mennonite Heritage Center on Friday, September 20 at 6:30 pm. Hosted in partnership with Indian Valley Public Library, you can bring a dish from ethnic cookbooks featured at the library or a family favorite from your heritage. Enjoy a delicious meal and friendly discussion about recipes while seated in the Food: Our Global Kitchen exhibit.  Your dish is your admission.  Preregistration required and seating is limited.  Visit or call 215-256-3020.


MCC Material Resource Center has several volunteer opportunities, including Baler Operators, who bale used clothing for recycling, and Sorters, who sort excess items from Care and Share Thrift Shoppes in preparation for baling. Call 267-203-8074 for more information.