Pastoral Care Volunteers Needed

Peter Becker Community, Harleysville will be holding a three-hour Abiders training in September 2018. Abiders provide a reassuring, comforting presence to persons in the last hours of their life who would otherwise die alone. This can take the form of silent or soft prayers, reading a poem or psalm, singing

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Doug & Gun Violence

I usually use these pastor’s epistles to write something folksy, possibly humorous, certainly positive about our faith walk together. Maybe not as humorous as our Sunday smile stories which my brother tells me are so bad, they’re actually good, but not so today. Today I would like to think with

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Why We Observe Lent

Lent is the forty day period prior to Easter. It’s a time in the church year for preparation – preparation to experience the suffering and death of Christ and preparation to celebrate this resurrection on Easter Sunday. We observe Lent in several simple ways. We prepare special readings and litanies

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