February 4 announcements

This week all congregations in Eastern District & Franconia Conference are praying for Whitehall Mennonite Church. Please pray for maturity, creativity and stability, for their discipleship training initiative, and for openness to the leading of the Spirit.  To read more about Whitehall, go to franconiaconference.org/profiles.


You are invited to the Perkasie Patchwork Coffeehouse on February 15 featuring Anne Hills, one of the most beloved voices of the contemporary folk music scene — she puts her whole heart and soul into her music! Opening the evening is Too Many Cooks. Doors open at 7:00 pm with performances at 7:30. To learn more, visit PerkMenno.net.


Come out to the Winter Bluegrass Concert at Line Lexington Mennonite Church!  The date is Saturday, February 22 at 6:00 pm, featuring The Feinberg Brothers and Without A Paddle.  Tickets are $15 per person at the door. 


We Care Program prison ministry is having their annual banquet on Thursday, March 5, 6:30 pm at the Franconia Heritage Restaurant. The event is a buffet dinner with music by John Schmid & testimony by former inmate Jo Washington. For your free reservation please call or text Dawn Landis at 215-622-4325 or email landisad7@gmail.com by March 1.


The craft stand coordinators want to remind you to be creating for the 64th annual PA Relief Sale which will be held Friday and Saturday, April 3 & 4 at the Farm Show Building in Harrisburg, PA.  They are seeking quality crafts made from fabric, yarn, thread, wood, paper or your specialty medium. Drop your items off any time at Ephrata MCC Material Resources Center or bring to them to the craft stand during the sale. Please call or email your questions or comments: Janet Runion Patton at 717-926-4008 or jcpatton99@gmail.com.