Old Union collects unwrapped gifts
MARS — Old Union Presbyterian Church, 200 Union Church Road, is collecting new, unwrapped gifts for the Lighthouse Christmas Shoppe until Sunday.
Families in need will be able to “shop” for presents for children up to age 16. There is a special need for gifts for teenagers.
Boar’s Head event set this weekend
ZELIENOPLE — Park United Presbyterian Church, 115 E. Grandview Ave., will have its annual Boar’s Head Festival at 7 p.m. Saturday and at 5 p.m. Sunday. The event features a one-hour medieval celebration of Epiphany and the birth of Christ.
Admission is free, but tickets are required and are available by calling 724-452-9570.
St. John’s Lutheran supports family
CONNOQUENESSING — St. John’s Lutheran Church, 100 Main St., will support a Salvation Army family with gifts that are shown on the sign-up sheet being passed around the congregation. The gifts need to be returned to the church by Sunday.
There will be a short meeting after the worship service Sunday to review the proposed 2019 church operating budget and for nominations to replace the outgoing officers for the church council and the cemetery association.
The cause of the month for December is the local chapter of the Salvation Army.
St. John’s cookie sale set Saturday
EVANS CITY — The “Cookies from the Heart” sale is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at St. John’s United Church of Christ at 501 E. Main St.
The praise team practice is 6 p.m. Wednesday followed by choir practice at 7 p.m.
St. Paul’s Lutheran slates cookie walk
ZELIENOPLE — St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 215 N. Main St., Zelienople, will have its annual cookie walk from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday.
At least 12 different kinds of cookies will be available.