Special music planned at church

St. Paul Lutheran Church has announced the participants for its Special Summer Music schedule.

Everyone is invited to "Come and See," and to hear these talented folks give praise to Our Lord,at the 10:30 a.m. Worship Service each Sunday.

St. Paul Lutheran Church 2014 Summer Music schedule:

July 27: Steve Barker and daughter Nicole Cole, vocalists

Aug. 3: Cathy Wheeler, vocalist

Aug. 10: The Pearsons, Gospel singers

Aug. 17: The Gospel H.I.M.S. Gospel group

Aug. 24: Bob McClure and sisters Cindy McClure and Deena Gray, vocalists

Aug. 31: Noah Fisher, pianist

Sept. 28: Joy Hacker and Deb Heifner, flutists

Isleta UMC to have Vacation

Bible School

Isleta United Methodist Church invites area children to this year's Vacation Bible School "Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build With God." There will be fun, memorable, Bible-learning activities for all children ages 3 years through completion of sixth grade. The adventures include interactive Bible fun, great music, super science, cool crafts, delicious snacks and more. Children will receive a T-shirt, music CD, and Scripture Treasures. Kids will also have the opportunity to give to Habitat for Humanity, the church's mission project. "Workshop of Wonders" will be Sunday, July 27 through Thursday, July 31 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Isleta United Methodist Church, 58608 County Road 9, Newcomerstown.

The closing program is set for Thursday, July 31 at 7 p.m. For information and to pre-register your child, call Bev Darr at 330-663-3923.

Christ United to have VBS

Weird Animals is this year's title for Vacation Bible School at Christ United Methodist Church, 648 Oak St. Newcomerstown. Take a walk on the wild side and join them July 21-25 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Meet new friends, do amazing experiments, play games, enjoy snacks, sing incredible music and have surprising adventures. Call 498-8134 to register.

Peoples Church to have VBS

Peoples Community Church will have Vacation Bible School July 20-25, Sunday from 5 to 8:30 p.m. and Monday through Friday from 6 to 8:30 p.m. "Go Fish Guys Gotta Move" is the theme for Vacation Bible School. Peoples Community Church is located at 17795 Peoples Church Road, Newcomerstown.

For information, call 330-440-4916.

Church to have ice cream social

COSHOCTON -- The Roscoe United Methodist ice cream social will be July 26. Rain or shine, you'll be comfortable in the air-conditioned fellowship hall. Serving will begin at 5 p.m. and last until the food runs out.

The menu consists of: shredded chicken, sloppy joes and/or grilled hotdog sandwiches, baked beans, potato salad, noodles, homemade desserts, ice cream and a soft drink. Donations will be accepted.

All monies will be given to various non-profit organizations.

Roscoe UMC is located at 475 High St., (Historic Roscoe Village) Coshocton.

For information, call 740- 622-7780 during regular business hours.

Renner's Celebration in the Country set

FRESNO -- Renner's St. Paul United Church of will have an outdoor gathering on Aug. 2.

There will be games, fellowship and food from 6 to 7 p.m. The menu includes grilled hot dogs, coneys, sloppy goes, chips, cookies and a beverage.

At 7 p.m., relax and listen to guest musical performers. The performers include the barbershop quartet "The Faithful Four" featuring Dick Johnson, Bob Price, Carl Pearsen and Don Sprangle.

Also performing is the Chestnut Ridge Bluegrass Band including Jim Dunfee, Jeanell Branstool, Mickey Holback, Peter Streiber, Duane Hardesty and Rex Hackley.

From State Route 36, go 6.5 miles north on County Road 93. From Baltic, take State Route 93 south, turn left on County Road 88, then turn right on Renner Road.

Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket.

In case of rain, activities will be moved inside.

Church of New Hope to have VBS

PORT WASHINGTON -- Church of New Hope in Port Washington will be having its Vacation Bible School July 28 through Aug. 1 from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

It is for ages 4 years of age through children entering seventh grade.

Rev. Davis to preach at church

The Rev. Ron Davis of Gospel Hill Ministry will be bringing the message of God on Sunday, July 27 at 7 p.m. at Peoples Community Church.

The church is located on Peoples Church Road, south of Newcomerstown.

For information, call 330-440-4916 or 498-8750.