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King’s Cadence from Knoxville, Tenn., will present a gospel music concert at 7 p.m. June 12 at Friendship Village Campground in Bedford. A free popcorn pop will follow. King’s Cadence will also perform during the 10 a.m. worship service on June 13. Offerings will be collected at each service. Bring seating. For more information, call 814-623-1677. Members of the group are Todd Gaither, Jay Craig, Daniel Varnell, KC Armstrong. King’s Cadence is a male “gospel-rooted” quartet that has been a dream of Armstrong’s since 1994. Planning, recording, and scheduling began while leading up to Armstrong’s retirement from the U.S. Army Chorus in summer 2019. Although their first official concert together as King’s Cadence was not until Aug. 4, 2019, each member has been singing gospel music with other groups for decades. All four men have had vocal training at the collegiate level and hold degrees in music. Having been friends since 1996, they originally met in studio sessions and performing with ensembles based out of the Chattanooga area.

Quaker museum at 3140 Valley Road, Fishertown, is open from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission is free.

Community Vacation Bible School will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. June 21-25 at the Woodbury Church of the Brethren, 4359 Woodbury Pike. There will be Bible lessons, games, games, activities and crafts for children ages pre-kindergarten to grade 5. Pre-K to Grade 5. The theme will be “Power Up.” Children can be registered online at For more information, call 793-2288.

Newry Lutheran Church will host a yard and craft sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 12. The church is located two blocks west of the traffic light in Newry (towards Blue Knob) at 1030 Shamrock Lane.

Funding is sought to help purchase Bibles and Christian books for the chaplaincy program at the Bedford County Jail. Donations earmarked for the Chapel Fund will be accepted at Love In the Name of Christ, 80 State St., Everett, PA 15537.

Worship in the Lot services will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. June 17, July 1, 15 and Aug. 12 at the Everett United Methodist Church parking lot. The services will offer an interactive look at God’s character. There will be music, lessons, group activities and refreshments. The services will be held rain or shine and moved indoors in cases of inclement weather. Bring lawn chairs. For more information, call 814-652-2725.

Clothing giveaway will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. June 19 at the Yellow Creek Church of the Brethren.

Vacation Bible School will be held June 14-18 at Clear Ridge Fellowship Church, Route 26 south of Everett. Children in preK through grade 6 will meet from 9 to 11:30 a.m., while young people in grades 7-12 will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. “Big Fish Bay” will be the theme. There will be Bible time, snacks, crafts and games. To register, call 814-617-1968 or email

Vacation Bible School will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. for June 13-17 at Liberty Independent Baptist Church, Everett. Children ages 3-12 are invited. The theme will be “The Barnyard.” For more information, call 652-9504.

Hoagie sale will be held June 26 at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Imler. Call 814-276-3787 or 814-276-3763 for orders. Cost for 12-inch hoagie is $7. Pick up will be 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. June 26 in the church basement. Early orders are recommended.

St. John The Baptist Catholic Church, New Baltimore, will host its annual Fourth of July picnic from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 4. There will be a chicken barbecue, games of chance, theme baskets, activities and more.

Mission revival services with Mason Carter will be held at the Church of God Tabernacle, Puttstown, at 6 p.m. June 19 and 10:30 a.m. June 20.

Free clothing give away will be hosted by St. John’s United Church of Christ, 144 W. John St., Bedford, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 23.

Liberty Bible Church, 2840 Chalybeate Road, Cessna, will host a summer Bible conference at 7 p.m. June 18, 9:30 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 2:45 p.m. June 19, and 9:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. June 20. The theme of the conference is “Here’s What I’ve Been Learning.” Speakers include Tracy Plessinger, Dan Gross, Mark Markley and Bob Beam. For more information, call or text 814-931-3040.

Freedom House Ministries gift and resale shop is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Donations of gently used or new items will be accepted during shop hours. No clothing, stuffed animals, bedding or large appliances will be accepted. The ministry is selling Gardners peanut butter meltaways and Country Meats snack sticks for $1 each in the shop.

Clearville Area Community Vacation Bible School will be held from 6 to 8:45 p.m. June 13-18 at Pleasant Union Church, 259 Pleasant Union Church Road, Clearville. The theme will be “Rocky Railway.” For more information or to register, call 814-494-2853 or 717-576-5886.

Chicken barbecue and car show will be held at the Hixon Bible Camp, 3472 McKee’s Gap Road Warfordsburg, on June 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be live music by David Powers and craft vendors outside. Car registration starts at 9:30 a.m. with trophies awarded at 3 p.m. Registration of $10 per vehicle includes a free chicken dinner.

Stepping into Spring ladies exercise class will be offered at Time Ministries Church twice each week. On Mondays, the ladies work on strength training from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. Weights are optional, but encouraged, and should be matched to the person’s lifting abilities. On Wednesdays, walking exercises are offered from 6 to 6:40 p.m. Beginners to advanced walkers are welcome. Call Tonya at 977-8156 with questions. Dates may change, so call before coming. The church is located at 5202 Business 220, Bedford.

Bingo games will be played on the second Saturday at Immaculate Conception Church, Dudley. Masks must be worn. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

St. Clairsville Evangelical Lutheran Parish Facebook page, “St. Clairsville Lutheran Parish,” will continue to provide video of parish services.

Family Fun Nights have resumed at Time Ministries Church on the last Friday of each month. The event is open to participants of all ages, including adults. Doors open at 6 p.m. The Fun Zone has activities, including basketball, volleyball, foosball, air hockey, four square, two bounce houses, ping pong, badminton, dodge ball, billiard and more. There is also a Toddler Zone for younger children. Activities may vary. There will be bingo with prizes from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. There is also a Snack Station. Admission is free. The church is located at 5202 Business 220, Bedford. For more information, call 814-624-2444.

Free clothing is given away from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays at the Claysburg Church of God Blessing Room. For more information, call 814-239-8542.

Family History Center at the Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Church is open by appointment. Call 814-623-2482, 814-310-5047 or 814-733-4403 to schedule appointments.

Records of members, births, baptisms, confirmations, communicants, marriages and death for Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church in Dutch Corner, Bedford, have been compiled and published in a book. The 325-page book sells for $25, plus $5 for shipping and handling. The book can be ordered by making a check payable to Messiah Lutheran Church and mailing it to Messiah Lutheran Church, c/o Betty L. Johnstone, 212 Concord Drive, Bedford, PA 15522, or by contacting any member of the church.

Deadline to submit items for publication on the Church News Page is 5 p.m. Tuesdays. For more information, call 814-310-5277.

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