United Way collections outpacing those for 2009
United Way of the Laurel Highlands’ 2010 fund campaign has received pledges totaling $ 340,558, it was announced Thursday during a report meeting at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 335 Locust St., Johnstown. That represents 31 percent of the goal of $ 1.1 million, said Christine Cox, campaign chairwoman.
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Technology meets religion
Members of St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church have been waiting about 25 years for a steeple. They finally got one yesterday morning, but it’s unlike anything parishioners envisioned a quarter century ago.A handful of church members stood outside the Linthicum church, watching as a crane hoi…
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Church honors saint by establishing Christian hunters group
Father John Sewell, Rector of St. John’s Episcopal Church, and his congregation celebrated the patron saint of hunters and hunting dogs during Sunday services by blessing hunters, their dogs and establishing the Guild of Saint Hubert, a Christian hunters group that promotes spirituality, safety and respect in the hunt.
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