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Press photos by Stacey KochJulia and Jenae Yaniger, of Whitehall, attend Whitehall Lions Club’s basket social, held April 7 at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, Whitehall. Press photos by Stacey KochJulia and Jenae Yaniger, of Whitehall, attend Whitehall Lions Club’s basket social, held April 7 at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, Whitehall.
Preparing food for guests to eat at the event are Judy Ott, Grace Siegel and Dennis O’Connell, all of Whitehall. Preparing food for guests to eat at the event are Judy Ott, Grace Siegel and Dennis O’Connell, all of Whitehall.

Hokendauqua: Churches set service times

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, starts its services for the summer June 17. There will be only one service on Sundays — 9 a.m.

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First Presbyterian Church of Hokendauqua announces its services for the summer also begin June 17, starting 9:30 a.m.

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Communities That Care members will meet at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church 8:30 a.m. June 22.

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St. John’s United Church of Christ, Mickleys, 2918 MacArthur Road, will be holding a car wash 9 a.m.-2 p.m. June 23.

For cost per vehicle, call the church office at 610-821-8725.

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There will be a Whitehall-Coplay Hunger Initiative meeting 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 26 at Faith.

The group always meets the fourth Tuesday of the month, and the meetings are open to the public.

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Vacation Bible School at Faith starts July 23 and continues until July 27, with a closing program July 29.

Children from age 3 to those in sixth grade are welcome to attend the program, held 6-8 p.m.

The theme this year is “Shipwrecked — Rescued by Jesus.”

For more information or to register, call the church office at 610-435-0451.

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Whitehall Bible Fellowship Church, 3300 Seventh St., will have VBS 6:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 13-17.

The program this year, “Shipwrecked — Rescued by Jesus,” is free and open to children from age 3 to sixth grade.

To register, visit whitehall.lehighbible.com/activities/vacation-bible-school/.

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Mark your calendar for Faith’s 10th annual Wheels of Faith car show and craft fair, to be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 18. The rain date is Aug. 19.

Part of the day’s proceeds will be donated to Whitehall Food Pantry.

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Does your church, club or organization have news for the Hokendauqua column? Send an email to skoch@tnonline.com by June 22 to meet the next column deadline.