Faith & Spirituality

October 5, 2012

Faith Briefs: Oct. 5, 2012

Nazarene church hosting Parents’ Night Out

PLATTSBURGH — The Plattsburgh Church of the Nazarene, 187 Broad St., will host Parents’ Night Out from 6 to 9 tonight.

All community children ages infant through sixth grade are invited to a free night of pizza, gym games, pumpkin crafts and a special visit from Ish Kabibble. Children are asked to wear or bring sneakers.

To register, call 561-1960.

Debt-free church plans mortgage burning

PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Alliance Church is holding a mortgage-burning ceremony, in honor of their mortgage being paid in full as of August, immediately following its 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday, Oct. 7.

The community is invited to Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship at 10:30, the special ceremony and then a potluck lunch to follow.

For questions, call 324-5430 or email

Pancake fundraiser Sunday

LAKE PLACID — St. Agnes School at Hillcrest and Saranac avenues is hosting an all-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon Sunday, Oct. 7.

The cost is $5 for adults, $3 for children. A 2012 Chevy Malibu will also be raffled. The event is sponsored by the Catholic Daughters of St. Agnes Parish. Funds raised go to their charitable work.

For questions, call 523-2200.

Dinner to help St. Ann’s

ST. REGIS FALLS — St. Ann’s Society will be holding a roast turkey dinner with all the trimmings from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, at St. Ann’s Church Parish Hall on North Main Street.

The cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children under 12 and free for those under age 5. Takeouts will also be available by calling 651-1886. Proceeds go to the St. Ann’s Society at St. Ann’s Church.

A 50/50 raffle is also planned.

Parish residents are encouraged to assist in any way possible for the annual event. Help is needed on Saturday and Sunday. Call Janet Richards at 856-9663 to help.

Guest to speak in Westport

WESTPORT — Dr. Arnold G. Fruchtenbaum will speak at the Westport Bible Church, 24 Youngs Road on Sunday, Oct. 7, through Wednesday, Oct. 10.

Services will be held at 9:15 a.m., 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday; and at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. Fruchtenbaum will be speaking on the “8 Mysteries of the New Testament.”

For more information, call the Rev. Dick Hoff at 962-8697 or 962-8247.

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