December 2019 Special Observances and Events

Pet Food PantryMonday, Tuesday & Wednesday,
December 2 – 4, 2019
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
We provide free pet food for
dogs, cats, puppies, kittens,
hamsters, gerbils, guinea pigs,
rabbits, and birds in order
to help low-income
pet owners care for their pets.
Coffee Shop Bible Study Every Tuesday morning
at 10:00 a.m.
We meet at The Mill House Café 
at the corner of Diamond Blvd. and
Luzerne Street in Old Westmont for 
study and fellowship.
Book Study Every other Tuesday evening
6:30 – 8:00 p.m. in the church
conference room. Check our
Calendar of Events for specific dates.
We are studying The Time is Now:
A Call to Uncommon Courage
by Joan Chittister currently.
Advent Quiet DaySaturday, December 7, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The theme of this year’s
Advent Quiet Day is
“A Celtic Advent.”
Community Common
Prayer Service (CCP)
Sunday, December 15, 2019
6:30 p.m.
The theme of this month’s CCP
service is “Blue Christmas.”
Greening of the Church
& Potluck Luncheon
Sunday, December 22, 2019
following the 10:00 a.m. service
Join us as we decorate the church
for the holiday season and enjoy
good food and fellowship at
our potluck luncheon.
Christmas Eve ServicesTuesday, December 24, 2019
6:00 p.m. and 10:45 p.m.
The 6:00 p.m. service is a Holy Eucharist
with instrumental music. At 10:45 p.m
a musical prelude is followed by an
11:00 p.m. Choral Holy Eucharist.
Celebration JohnstownTuesday, December 31, 2019
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
We will host the following entertainers
In the Sanctuary:
Tom Katz from 6 to 7 p.m.;
Josh Dunmeyer from 7 to 8 p.m.; and
Bo Moore & Brothers from 8:15 to 9:15 p.m.
In the Parish Hall:
The Master’s Puppets will entertain from 6 to 6:30 p.m.;
Hard Rok, KoKo & Joe from 6:30 to 8 p.m.;
Brian Harshberger from 8:15 to 9:15 p.m.
Refreshments will be available for sale in the Parish Hall

2 thoughts on “December 2019 Special Observances and Events

  1. Robin Snyder

    Hi I was wondering if I was able to get some free cat food my daughter found 2 stray kittens and my father in law built a small out side house for them and we have blankets and stuff to keep them warm but I can’t keep up
    With feeding them it’s costing more then I expected and I have other animals! Could u please let me know.


    1. stmarksepiscopal7 Post author

      Our Pet Food Pantry will be open again on Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday, January 7- 9, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. If you are coming for the first time, you will need to bring your photo ID and proof-of-income (ACCESS card is fine). For more information, contact the church office at (814) 535-6797.



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