July 13, 2013 10:49 AM

Roast beef dinner

ROBINSON — The Helping Hands of the Robinson Evangelical United Methodist Church will hold a roast beef dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the church, 332 Mary St., Robinson. The cost is $8 for adults, $3 for children ages 5 to 12 and free for ages 4 and under. Takeouts are available.

Hymn sing

The Indiana/Cambria County Hymn Sing will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Chickaree Union Church, 476 Whitetail Road, Johnstown. Come to sing, come to listen. Everyone is welcome.

Guest speaker

Pastor Alex Moore will be the special guest speaker at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Cornerstone Worship Center, 500 Lenz Road, White Township.

Pastor Moore is the director of Impact Youth Ministries at New Life Community Church in Kansas City, Mo. In December 2006, Alex graduated with a bachelor’s degree in theology from Summit Bible College. Along with his pastoral responsibility, Alex also serves as an ambassador for CMI-Global in Tulsa, Okla. For more information, visit or call (724) 465-9911. Pastor Paul Price invites the public to attend.

Evangelism class

The “9Marks Reaching the Lost: Evangelism Class” is held from 10 a.m. to noon and from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at Harvest Community Church, 637 Philadelphia St., Fourth Floor, Indiana. The cost is $8. The class is led by Pastor Scott Rising.

Love Basket food drive

The Love Basket, a nonprofit, all volunteer emergency food assistance program for Indiana County, will hold a midyear church food drive to restock their shelves.

Area churches and individuals are invited to participate during the weekend of July 20-21 by collecting nonperishable food items or monetary donations.

The items may then be delivered to the Love Basket Warehouse from noon to 3 p.m. July 21 at the Robertshaw Building on the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus.

Alternate arrangements can be made, as necessary. All food is distributed through Indiana County churches. For more information, call (724) 349-3787.

Roast beef/holupki dinner

A roast beef and holupki dinner will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. July 21 at Christ Our Savior Orthodox Church, corner of Tanoma Road and Route 286, Rayne Township.

The cost is $10 for adults, $3 for children ages 5 to 12 and free for ages 4 and under. Takeouts are available. The public is welcome.

Gospel concert series

ROBINSON — Robinson Church of The Brethren will present a free concert series on the following dates at the church, 211 High St., Robinson:

• July 21 — Crimson Stream

• Aug. 25 — Crossover

Concerts begin at 6 p.m. A free-will offering will be accepted to benefit the guest musicians. For more information, call (724) 676-0700.

‘Kid’s Kamp’

CHERRY TREE — The Lighthouse Morning Star Ministries will hold its annual “Kid’s Kamp” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 22-26 at the church, 4886 Route 240, between Uniontown and Cookport.

The theme is Breaking Free, Mega Sports Camp. There will be Bible lessons, music, crafts, free lunch, snacks, football, flag football, soccer, cheerleading, basketball and more.

The camp is directed by Renea Duke and Pastor Wilda Brown and is open to those ages 4 to 18. For van transportation, call (724) 254-2991 or (724) 599-6597 in the Clymer or Commodore area; (814) 749-0008 or (814) 749-9248 in the Strongstown or Nicktown area; (814) 948-5765 or (814) 948-6766 in the Northern Cambria area; or (814) 743-6937 in the Cherry Tree area.

Family movie night

HOMER CITY — Family movie night on the lawn will be held at dusk July 26 and Aug. 23 at Homer City Presbyterian Church, 40 E. Elm St., Homer City.

Bring a lawn chair or blanket. In case of rain, the movie will be shown in Westminster Hall. For more information, call (724) 479-2695.

Free clothing mission

KENT — Jacksonville Presbyterian Church in Kent will have a free clothing mission happening from 8:30 to 11 a.m. on July 27. Everyone is welcome.

Barbecue chicken/holupki

CLYMER — A barbecue chicken and holupki dinner will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. July 28 at St. Michael’s Orthodox Church, 465 Morris St., Clymer. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 4 to 12. Takeouts are available. Everyone is welcome.

Outdoor concert

PENN RUN — An outdoor concert featuring CrossOver and Faithful Friends will be held rain or shine from 3 to 7 p.m. July 28 at the Penn Run Christian Outreach Center, 75 Grace Church Road, Penn Run.

Supper will be provided. Bring lawn chairs. For more information, call (724) 463-0420.

Chicken barbecue

BLAIRSVILLE — Hopewell United Methodist Church is having its annual chicken barbecue July 31 at the church in Blairsville.

The adult meal consists of half a chicken, baked potato, green beans, cole slaw, roll, dessert and drink. The children’s meal includes a leg or thigh, and the same sides.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. Tickets need to be purchased in advance and are available for either 4:30 or 6 p.m. Take out is available.

For tickets or more information, call Jodi Cunkelman at (724) 459-0127 or Elaine Harris at (724) 459-6803.

Tent revival

BROCKWAY — The 11th annual tent revival will be held Aug. 5 to 11 at the First Apostles Doctrine Church and Just For Jesus Challenge Homeless Outreach Ministry, 14530 Route 28, south of Brockway.

Music begins at 6 p.m. each night. The Just For Jesus Testifying Meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5. Bishop Jack Wisor will present revival services at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 6 to 11. Games, activities for all ages and horse rides will be held from noon to 1 p.m. and 3:30 to 5 p.m. Aug. 10 with a picnic from 2 to 3:30 p.m. The church service will be held at 10:40 a.m. Aug. 11.

For more information, call Bishop Jack Wisor at (814) 590-3898 or (814) 265-0243.

Free clothes giveaway

CHERRY TREE — The 13th annual back-to-school free clothes giveaway will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 10 behind Kinport Assembly of God, Cherry Tree.

New coats, backpacks, hygiene products, shoes, haircuts and a light lunch will be free to school-age children of low-income families. There is no need to register and no income verification necessary.

Donations of good used children’s clothes are currently being accepted. For more information, call the church at (814) 743-5532 or visit

Conference to be held

KITTANNING — Harvest Community Church, 143 Reed Road, Kittanning, presents the Worship Him Conference Aug. 16 and 17 with guest speaker Zach Bolen, worship leader and songwriter.

All worship leaders, band members, sound technicians and those with a heart to worship are invited. The cost is $49. Save $10 by registering online by July 31. To register, visit For more information, call (724) 548-5643 or email

Kids Against Hunger

BROCKWAY — First Apostles’ Doctrine Church and Just For Jesus Challenge Homeless Outreach Ministry is starting a Kids Against Hunger satellite operation to feed kids locally and around the world.

For more information, call Bishop Jack Wisor at (814) 590-3898 or (814) 265-0243.

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