Browsing: Parkesburg Churches

Meet Ashley McCormick of Parkesburg United Methodist Church

What is your role at the church? I play the organ and piano and direct all of the music groups including an adult choir, children’s choir, bell choir, drama team and praise band. When did you


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Meet Parkesburg Pastor Mark Beideman

“I love my job,” said Mark Beideman. Beideman became interim pastor of the United Methodist Church—arguably the third largest church in Parkesburg to the Catholic and Baptist—in December 1996 and senior pastor in July 1997 by


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Parkesburg Church Holds Craft Fair and Silent Auction

Start your holiday shopping at the Episcopal Church of the Ascension’s 14th Annual Craft Fair & Silent Auction, Saturday, September 28, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bidding ends at 3 p.m. and you need not be


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Catholic Bishop Falls, Has Surgery

Sadness and surprise greets a news story out of Fort Wayne, Indiana this week that Rev. Kevin C. Rhoades, the Catholic Bishop who celebrated Mass last Sunday at Our Lady of Consolation marking the Parish’s 160th


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Parkesburg History Group Tours The Old Presbyterian Chapel

By Jack Mariano Countless times I have driven past the old building that was known as the Keystone Lodge #569 of Parkesburg, but I never set one foot inside, and as I drove my mother past


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Brandywine Bible Church Hosts Events in Parkesburg

Courtesy of Pastor Michael Stangl: Location: Brandywine Bible Church, 706 Main Street, Parkesburg (next to the Octorara Area Food Cupboard). Yard sale: September 28, 8 am. Reptile show: September 28, 2 pm. Cost: free. Please register


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Calendar Alert: Parkesburg History Group

From Gerry Treadway, leader of the Parkesburg History Group: The Parkesburg History Group will continue its tour of churches in Parkesburg with a visit to Parkesburg Community Church (old Masonic Hall) at the intersection of Main


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Parkesburg VFW Holds Free Community Breakfast

A free community buffet breakfast will be held at the Parkesburg VFW (406 4th Avenue) on Saturday, September 21 and every third Saturday from 7 to 10 am. The Parkesburg VFW provides the use of their


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Our Lady Of Consolation Parish Celebrates Anniversary

The first several paragraphs of a Daily Local News article call out the words of Parkesburg resident Kathleen Hood in search for peace following the death of her parents in 2003: “Far atop a distant hill,


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Our Lady of Consolation

You are invited to Our Lady of Consolation’s 160th Parish Anniversary on Sunday, September 8. Activities start at noon with mass at Our Lady Of Consolation Church on Chestnut Street, celebrated by Reverend Kevin C. Rhoades,


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