Calendar of Events
Please scroll down to the bottom of the page for future events
Sunday, April 22: : 8
AM Worship Service
9:15 AM Sunday School
10:30 AM Worship Service
April 25 – 9:30 Am Line Dancing
– Game Day
PM Newsletter Assembly
PM Cherub & Jr. Choir
PM Senior Choir
April 26: 7 AM Hoagie Sale
9 AM Blanket Makers & Quilters
10 AM Bible Study
10:30 to Noon Hoagie order
6:30 PM Hand Bells
29: 8 AM Worship
AM Sunday School
AM Worship / Baptism
Information on all church events should be submitted to the church
office so that events can be posted on
the church calendar and also publicized on slides,
bulletin announcements and in the
The Confirmation Class is now collecting BIBLES for a
Hackman Bible Book
Store has organized. The store would
like to collect 2018 Bibles in the
year 2018. The Bibles will be
sent to India….Bibles can be any version and new or used…a box is located in
the narthex to receive the Bibles. Thank you for your help!
Wednesday, April 25
Bring a snack to share!
Names of 2018 Graduates Needed: If you know someone who is graduating this
year, please call or email the Church Office. This includes high school and college
graduates. Please include majors and degrees if possible. Graduate Recognition
Sunday will be held on June 10.
Richard and Cynthia Smith Scholarship Fund: Applications for the Smith Scholarship Fund can be obtained by calling the Church Office at 570-386-3870. The forms can be sent in the mail or e-mailed to those who wish to apply. This fund was established to assist high school graduates who are furthering their education. The applicant must be a member in good standing of Ben Salem UCC. The applicant must have graduated from high school and be enrolled as a full time, undergraduate student in an accredited college or technical school to further his/her education. A person may only be a recipient of this scholarship one time but if you have applied in a prior year and not been a recipient of the scholarship, you may apply again. Preference will be given to those who have a financial need, who are loyal to the church, its worship and life, and who have performed community
service. Applications should be submitted to the Church Office by June 30, 2017.
PIZZA and QUESTIONS??? – Come with questions about your
faith; about the Bible…4
Tuesday of each month at 6:30 PM.
Where: St. Peter’s Resource
Center, Weissport, PA….
Call Pastor McGowan for more information.
Beginners Country Line Dancing
9:30 – 11:30AM
Free will offering
Contact Dot Eberts for more information
ADULT BIBLE STUDY
10AM – 12 Noon
Fellowship Hall Board Room
Please consider joining our
group as we study….
”Be Obedient” (Genesis
by Warren Wiersbe.
Coffee Hour has resumed. Volunteers are needed.
HOST AN EXCHANGE STUDENT – If you are interested in finding out more about hosting a foreign
exchange student, please check out the information on the counter in the
Feel free to take
a packet along to read at home. Contact
information is included in the literature.
Ben Salem Church – Facebook Page
Members and non-members can search for and “Like” our page. The page will be kept up to date with devotions, events, concerts, fundraisers, youth group events, etc. Please take the time to view this page.
Ben Salem ChurchT-Shirts, Sweatshirts & Hooded Sweatshirts are available …stop by the Coffee Hour table between services on Sundays to purchase.
T-shirts - $10
Sweatshirts - $15
Hooded Sweatshirts - $20
Sharon Elder is in charge of this project.
Adult & Children sizes…orders can also be placed if your size is not available.
Do you shop at Giant? Do you buy gas there? Do you need a $10 gift for someone on your Christmas list? If so, see Sue or Sal Messina in the narthex after the service for your Giant gift cards. You pay nothing extra and Ben Salem will get 5% of your purchase. So for every $100 in gift cards, the church gets $5.