DALLAS: The Rev. William D. Lewis, Dallas United Methodist Church, 4 Parsonage St., will hold an Easter sunrise service on the church’s front lawn at 7 a.m. March 23.
There will also be an indoor worship service at 10:30 a.m.
EDWARDSVILLE: The Ethnic Committee of Dr. Edwards Memorial Congregational Church, 668 Main St., will hold its annual St. David’s Day Tea at 7 p.m. March 4.
The tea is held the first Tuesday of March to honor St. David, the Welsh patron saint.
Thomas Jones, chairman of the Ethnic Committee, announces the toastmaster is J. David Jones, chairman of the Deacon Board of the church. The Rev. Louis Falcone will give remarks. Carol Jones Wolosz will lead the hymn singing with Tom Myers accompanying on the organ.
Sally Morgan DiRico will present gifts to the oldest man and woman present. A slide and music program will be presented by Don and Gail James of Meshoppen.
Following the program, homemade breads, cheese, jelly, Welsh cookies, tea and coffee will be served under the direction of Eleanor Gibbon Vojtko and Betty Lawson Jones.
Tickets are available from members of the committee. For further information contact Tom Jones, 696-1708.
HARVEYS LAKE: The Outreach Ministry of the Outlet Tabernacle Bible Church is presenting gospel music at 6 p.m. Sunday , and at 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at the Free Methodist Family Life Center, Outlet Road.
For further information, call 574-1997.
HAZLETON: Catholic Underground PA, a Roman Catholic liturgical experience, will be held monthly at St. Gabriel’s Church, 122 S. Wyoming St., beginning on March 14 from 7:30 to 10 p.m. For more information, visit www.catholicundergroundpa.com.
Catholic Underground is a monthly event that is held within the Diocese of Scranton. Friar Christopher of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal will be the guest.
Christopher started the Catholic Underground several years ago in New York. His musical styles include rock, reggae, rap, praise and worship.
For further information, call 570-403-3094 or 570-454-0212, or visit www.catholicundergroundpa.com.
LUZERNE: Assumpta Council 3987, Knights of Columbus First Friday Group, will gather at 7:30 a.m. for recitation of the Rosary followed by Mass at 8 a.m. March 7 at the church of Holy Family Parish, Bennett Street.
Breakfast will follow at Ollie’s Family Restaurant, Narrows Shopping Center, Edwardsville. For reservations, call Chet Daniels at 696-2096. Members are to not a change from the annual schedule.
NANTICOKE: The Rev. Jack Cronberger, retired former Episcopal bishop of New Jersey, and Friar John Leo will celebrate Holy Eucharist at 10 a.m. Sunday at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 12 E. Kirmar Ave., Alden Station.
Cronenberger is assisting Bishop Paul Marshall, Episcopal bishop of the Diocese of Bethlehem, with Episcopal duties.
NANTICOKE: Lenten services will be held at noon on Wednesdays, followed by a light lunch, accordingly:
• Feb. 27 – St. Stanislaus, 38 W. Church St.
• March 5 – St. John’s Lutheran Church, 231 State St.
• March 12 – First Presbyterian Church, Main and Walnut streets.
In addition, services will be held at First Methodist Church, 267 E. Main St. as follows:
• March 14, Good Friday, noon to 3 p.m.
• March 16, Palm Sunday, 11 a.m.
• March 23, Easter Sunday, 11 a.m.
PITTSTON: The Worship Committee at Second Presbyterian Church, Parsonage Street, continues to sponsor special programs for the Lenten season at 5 p.m. every Sunday in the church sanctuary. This Sunday’s program will be lead by the United Voices Choir of Mount Zion Baptist Church, Wilkes-Barre. The choir has approximately 25 members and will be led by Stefanie Brewster and accompanied by instrumentalists Jesse Wade, James Giddings and Dave Pickett.
After the presentation a light supper will be provided by the members of the session.
For more information contact the Rev. David Brague at 654-1411.
SHAVERTOWN: “Chicken Soup for Relationships” will be the subject of the second coffee and conversation session to be held at 7 p.m. Monday in the Father Sammons Hall in the lower level of St. Therese’s Church. The session is sponsored by the Social Justice Committee.
A team of trained mediators from the Rev. James J. Doyle, C.S.C., Community Mediation Institute will present a program including a brief background on non-violent conflict resolution techniques, a role-play demonstration of an actual mediation situation and time for discussion and questions.
A free-will offering will be taken to benefit The Peace and Justice Center. Refreshments will be served and Fair Trade products will be on sale. The program will last about one hour and is open to all.