July 19, 2013

Faith Briefs: July 19, 2013

Willsboro church offering takeout pasta dinner

WILLSBORO — St. Philip of Jesus Church is hosting a takeout pasta dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 26, at its 3746 Main St. location.

The menu includes pasta and meatballs, salad, Italian bread and dessert. 

The cost is $9 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Proceeds benefit The Catholic Community of St. Philip of Jesus, Willsboro, and St. Joseph, Essex.

Orders can be submitted by calling 963-4524.

Peru churches holding vacation Bible school

PERU — Peru Community Church and St. Augustine’s Catholic Church are inviting children ages 3 years to sixth grade to this year’s vacation Bible school called “Kingdom Rock: Where Kids Stand Strong for God!”

The annual joint summer program will be hosted at Peru Community Church, on the corner of Elm and Pleasant streets, from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday, Aug. 5 through 9.

Kids will participate in music and dance, play games, create crafts, enjoy treats, experience epic Bible adventures and have hands-on science fun. 

The weeklong event is free and open to the public. For more information or to preregister, call Peru Community Church at 643-8641 or St. Augustine’s at 643-2435.

House of Prayer planning dayof adoration 

ELLENBURG CENTER — A day of adoration of the blessed sacrament with meditations on the rosary and divine mercy chaplet will be celebrated from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7.

All are invited to Our Lady of the Adirondacks House of Prayer, 7270 Star Road, for an hour — or the day — to spend time with God in the blessed sacrament. Rosary and meditation is at 10 a.m., noon, 2 and 6 p.m. Divine mercy chaplet is at 3 p.m. 

Attendees are welcome to bring a bagged lunch.

For more information, call 594-3253 or email

Crown Point churches band for summer Bible school

CROWN POINT — The parishes of Crown Point have joined together at the facilities of Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Crown Point for a community vacation Bible school this summer.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Videos: Editor Picks
Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage
CVPH Job Opportunities