FIVE FUN FREE FAMILY THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND!!! JAN 6, 7, 8, 2012
5) No Borders Praise band will be playing for the first time! Tomorrow (Saturday, January 7, 2012) 6:30pm until 9:00pm, at Pequea Presbyterian Church, 273 Cambridge Rd, Gap. Food, fellowship and a time to worship. FREE
4) Local Jazz band Temple Avenue in concert tonite (Jan 6, 2012) 8:00pm. The concert is happening at First Presbyterian on Orange St. in Lancaster. Temple Avenue is a jazz quartet made up of former local high school musicians who made the All-State Jazz Ensemble last spring as high-school seniors who now are freshmen at Temple University.
3) The sixth annual Arctic Air Games disc-dog (frisbee dog) competition will be held tomorrow (January 7, 2012) starting at 9:00 AM. Games will include: Toss-Fetch, Freestyle, Time Trial, Dartboard, and Progressive Relay. Free admission for spectators. Event location: Bella Vista Training Center 730 Mt. Airy Road Lewisberry, More info at arcticairgames.com
2) Lancaster YMCA Open House tomorrow (Sat, Jan 7, 2012) 9am – 4pm at the YMCA City and Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA Branches. Free health screenings, talk with health experts from LG Health and Orthopedic Associates, pick up coupons for fitness apparel and try a heathly pita sample from the Pita Pit. More info at lancasterymca.org
1) Lancaster First Friday tonite (Jan 6, 2012) 5-9pm – Downtown Lancaster – featuring art exhibitions, musical performances and 60+ venues. As part of first Friday Steven Courtney will be in concert 6:00p at the Ware Center, Millersville University, Prince Street. More info at www.lancasterarts.com.
FIVE FUN FREE FAMILY THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND!!! December 16, 17 and 18
5) Lancaster Mennonite High School Christmas Concert tomorrow (Sat. Dec. 17th) at 4PM in the LMHS Fine Arts Center. The concert is free but an offering will be taken.
4) Live Nativity tomorrow (Sat. Dec. 17th) & Sunday Dec. 18th at Willow Street Mennonite Church in Willow Street from 5:30-8:30PM with presentations every 1/2 hour. More info – 717-464-2422
3) First Presbyterian Church of Strasburg is hosting a Christmas Open House tomorrow (Saturday, December 17) from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the church and will feature music, food, crafts, and stories for the entire family. More Info.
2) Journey With Jesus tomorrow (Sat. Dec. 17th) from 6-8PM at Ed’s Landscaping, 2 miles West of the Square in Elizabethtown. Scenes of Jesus Life portrayed by live actors and animals.
1) Celebration of the Father’s Love Birthday Event with Nicole C. Mullen in concert to celebrate Molly Hess’s 18th Birthday at Elizabethtown College on Sunday Dec. 18th. Free Admission. Offering will be taken for local ministries: Love Inc., Churches That Care, LifeGate Play Center & Cornerstone Youth Ministries.
FRED MCNAUGHTON – It’s been a little while since we’ve had an update from our friend Bob Lenz on how things are going in Alaska. They’ve been in a more remote location and haven’t had access to wifi. Here’s a video to help you catch up, and you can read the blog from Bob’s Intern Brian.
FIVE FUN FREE FAMILY THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND!!! December 9, 10 & 11.
5) Hayride to Bethlehem at Middlesex United Methodist Church tomorrow (Sat. Dec. 10th) from 5-9PM. Take a hayride through several live interactive nativity scenes. More Info
4) Messiah College Guitar Ensemble and guest performers from Mechanicsburg Middle School Guitar Ensemble present their December concert tomorrow (Sat. Dec. 10th) at 3:30PM in Hostetter Chapel at Messiah College. The concert is free and open to the public.
3) “Road To Bethlehem” drive thru nativity tomorrow (Sat. Dec. 10th) from 5-9PM at Susquehanna Grace Church in Wrightsville. Also, New Life For Girls will be presenting a program inside at 6PM. More info.
2) Mount Joy Food Bank Benefit Concert – Tonight (Friday, December 9) at 6:30 pm at St. Mark’s UMC in Mount Joy.
Juggler – Chris Ivey and music from Within The Realm and Bobby Wehner Band. Free admission with donations being accepted to benefit the Mount Joy Food Bank.
1) Journey with Jesus tomorrow (Saturday, December 10) 6-8pm at Ed’s Landscaping, route 230, 2 miles West of Elizabethtown. Live animals and live actors re-enact the Life of Jesus in realistic sets. Proceeds benefit WJTL.
FRED MCNAUGHTON – A fund has been set up for the Martin family through their church, Life Center Ministries. 16-year old Twin brothers Kyle & Jordan Martin and their 9-year-old sister Joelyn Martin were killed in a crash Tuesday on Route 72 near Mount Hope Road. Checks should be made payable to Life Center Ministries. Write “blessing fund” in the memo line. Donations can be mailed to Life Center Ministries, 411 South 40th Street, Harrisburg, Pa. 17111. The Martins are from the Manheim area, have seven siblings, were home-schooled and have attended WJTL events. Please keep the family and friends of the family in your prayers.
FRED MCNAUGHTON – Several years ago, Bob Lenz came to Lancaster to minister to the staff of WJTL and Creative Ministries at a staff retreat. Bob shared his heart for Alaska. He talked about the widespread drug and alcohol abuse, homelessness, depression, and difficulties facing many Alaskans. He also shared how the message of the Gospel was transforming those who heard and responded. We knew then that we wanted to support Bob and be part of what God is doing in Alaska. Catch up with this video of Bob and find out how the Holy Spirit is moving in Alaska.
FRED MCNAUGHTON – WJTL is teaming with Bob Lenz to reach Alaska with the Gospel. Bob give us an update on how things are going, and thanks the WJTL listeners for their support.
FRED MCNAUGHTON – Evangelist, Speaker and WJTL friend Bob Lenz is spearheading an outreach in Alaska. Bob is doing school programs, rallies and meeting with people one on one. Bob asked WJTL to be a part of what God is doing through this outreach. Join us in support of Bob. Please pray and watch this video to see what it’s all about.
Also, listen to Kristi interview Bob at our WJTLCAsts page.
FRED MCNAUGHTON – WJTL is teaming up with Bob Lenz of Life Promotions as he ministers in Alaska. Bob is conducting school programs and rallies. Check out this video to find out what God is doing in Alaska.
Bob’s intern, Brian is also blogging. Keep up with what’s happening here.
FIVE FUN FREE FAMILY THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND!!!
5) The Mennonite Children’s Choir of Lancaster, (MCCL) will present Christmas concerts tomorrow (Sat. Dec. 3rd) at 4PM at Church of the Apostles in Lancaster AND Sunday (Dec. 4th) at 6PM at Weaverland Mennonite Church.
4) Zion Lutheran Church will host a Holiday Bazaar & Fair Trade Fair today(Friday December 2nd) from 1-7pm AND tomorrow (Saturday, December 3rd) from 8am-2pm. The event features handmade crafts, outside vendors, fair trade
products, a cookie walk, food and more! Zion Lutheran Church is located at 18 Quarry Road in Leola.
3) Manheim Downtown Development Group is hosting a community event featuring the Christmas Tree lighting, caroling, hot chocoalate, a community jazz band, dance numbers from the Nutrcracker Ballet and pony cart rides.tomorrow, (December 3rd) 7:00pm.
2) Super Christmas Puppet Show – Sunday, (December 4)6:00PM, Memorial Baptist Church, Biglerville Road, Gettysburg. MBC Youth Puppet Team will be performing.
1) The Oakes Museum of Natural History third annual holiday open house tomorrow (Saturday, December
3rd) from 1PM – 5PM. Admission is free. There will be polar bear craft projects and activities for children ages 3-12, hourly drawings for museum gift certificates, and Refreshments will be served. The Oakes Museum of Natural History is located in the Jordan Science Center on Messiah College’s Grantham campus.