1. October 11, 2018

    Volunteer Opportunity—SERRV

    An opportunity to volunteer at SERRV is on Tuesday, October 23. Join us as we go to New Windsor to process crafts and gift items. We will leave the church … Continue reading →

  2. October 10, 2018

    CROP Walk on October 21

    Did you know? > If women farmers had the same access to resources as men, the number of hungry in the world could be reduced by up to 150 million. > 1 … Continue reading →

  3. October 2, 2018

    2019 Church Directory Updates

    Help make the 2019 CHURCH DIRECTORY the best yet! Did you or a family member move this year or plan to move by December 31, 2018? Did your email address … Continue reading →

  4. October 1, 2018

    55 Plus Fellowship Banquet

    All persons aged 55 and older are invited to the 55 Plus Fellowship Banquet sponsored by the Atlantic Northeast District. The banquet will be held on Wednesday, October 24, at … Continue reading →

  5. September 23, 2018

    Outdoor Wheelchair Walk

    Volunteers are needed to push wheelchairs for an OUTDOOR WHEELCHAIR WALK on Tuesday, September 25, at Brethren Village. Meet at the Welcome Center Lobby by 10:15 a.m. Many thanks to those who … Continue reading →

  6. September 20, 2018

    Museum of the Bible Bus Trip

    Visit the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., near the National Mall and US Capital, via a bus trip on October 24. This breathtaking museum provides guests with an … Continue reading →

  7. September 18, 2018

    Cross Cultural Connections

    On August 4 of this year, another successful Melting Pot Festival was held. The presence of our neighbors, friends from the community and many church members made this festival a … Continue reading →

  8. September 17, 2018

    ANE District Conference

    Atlantic Northeast District (ANE) Conference will be held Friday and Saturday, October 5–6, at Leffler Chapel and Performance Center on the campus of Elizabethtown College, 1 Alpha Drive, Elizabethtown, PA. … Continue reading →

  9. September 15, 2018

    NEW Faith in Action Ministry

    A group met on Thursday, August 9, to start a team focused on supporting, organizing and participating in service trips (like work camps and mission trips). David Byers led the … Continue reading →

  10. September 14, 2018

    Thank You For “Being an Angel”

    Thank you for supporting the “Be An Angel” project for 2018. With your generous contributions of school supplies and money for uniforms, LCOB donated over 650 school uniforms for students … Continue reading →

  11. September 13, 2018

    Brill Family and Fundraiser Update

    In the 2003 Jim Carey movie “Bruce Almighty,” Bruce is given the opportunity to have God’s power to answer prayers. Instead of looking to help others, his first impulse is … Continue reading →

  12. September 12, 2018

    “Fruits of the Spirit” Food Drive

    There will be an emphasis on a canned food drive during the entire “Fruits of the Spirit” sermon series which began on September 9. As a way to reach new … Continue reading →

  13. September 11, 2018

    Greeting Card Committee—Help Wanted

    Jim and Jeanne Heck would like to know if anyone might be interested in coordinating the Greeting Card Committee, which provides birthday cards to our members. Jim will continue to … Continue reading →

  14. September 10, 2018

    District Moderator to Preach at LCOB

    Atlantic Northeast District Moderator, Misty Wintsch, is scheduled to preach at Lancaster Church of the Brethren (LCOB) on Sunday, September 16, in the 8:00 a.m. chapel service and in the … Continue reading →

  15. September 9, 2018

    VBS Wrap-up

    Rejoice with us as we celebrated a successful Vacation Bible School this summer. With 88 children attending and over 30 volunteers helping in so many ways, our church was certainly … Continue reading →

  16. August 23, 2018

    BV Outdoor Wheelchair Walks (Volunteers Needed)

    The 2018 WHEELCHAIR WALKS at Brethren Village (BV) will be held on Tuesdays. The next walk is on Tuesday, August 28. Volunteers are needed to push residents in wheelchairs around … Continue reading →

  17. August 20, 2018

    PRC Trunk-or-Treat and Fall Fest

    It’s hard to imagine fall as summer has just begun. However, it will be here before we know it, the Parish Resource Center just wanted to let you know they … Continue reading →

  18. August 16, 2018

    Annual Church Picnic

    The Annual Church Picnic is scheduled for Sunday, September 16, from 11:30 a.m. — 2:00 p.m. Attendees are kindly requested to bring a salad or dessert. The Hospitality Ministry Team … Continue reading →

  19. August 14, 2018

    Starlight Tea Returns

    The Starlight Tea Concert series will begin its 2018–19 season with a return engagement by Musical Associates: A Chamber Chorus in Lancaster, PA. Since 2003, Musical Associates has delighted audiences … Continue reading →

  20. August 11, 2018

    Family Camp Auction — September 1!

    Plans are underway for this year’s Camp Swatara’s Family Camp Auction on September 1! The hope is for a great crowd and lots of wonderful items up for bid. Camp … Continue reading →

  21. August 10, 2018

    “Be an Angel” FINAL WEEK!

    August 12 marks the final day of the Be An Angel project for 2018. Please “be an angel” by donating money to purchase school uniforms by Sunday, August 12. Checks … Continue reading →

  22. August 9, 2018

    Chibok Schoolgirls’ Prayer Shawls

    A total of 90 cloth Prayer Shawls were sent back to Nigeria with our EYN representatives. Pray that each schoolgirl will be found and given a shawl showing that they … Continue reading →

  23. August 8, 2018

    Faith and Fellowship Conference

    On September 8 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. the Atlantic Northeast District (ANE) is sponsoring Faith and Fellowship Conference here at Lancaster CoB. This will be a day filled … Continue reading →

  24. August 7, 2018

    Prayer Shawl Update

    Since July, 10 more shawls have been distributed, bringing us up to a total of 86 Prayer Shawls that have been given out to those in need of God’s comfort, … Continue reading →

  25. August 6, 2018

    Special August Congregational Meeting

    Greetings Members and Associates, If you recall, during our Spring Congregational meeting, we presented many new projects that are in support of the Strategic Plan. Our target has been to … Continue reading →

  26. July 27, 2018

    Family Camp Auction

    Plans are underway for this year’s Family Camp Auction at Camp Swatara on September 1! They are hoping for a great crowd and lots of wonderful items up for bid. … Continue reading →

  27. July 23, 2018

    BV’s 28th Annual Golf Tournament

    Brethren Village would love for you to join them this year at the picturesque Iron Valley Golf Club in Lebanon on Thursday, September 13, 2018. Your participation in this event … Continue reading →

  28. July 12, 2018

    Contemplative Art for Women

    “Contemplative Art for Women” events coming soon! Vicki von Schaaf has volunteered to lead us through art projects centering on prayer and contemplation. You do not, by any means, need … Continue reading →

  29. July 10, 2018

    Outdoor Wheelchair Walks

    The 2018 Wheelchair Walks at Brethren Village (BV) will be on Tuesdays, not Thursdays as in previous years. The next walk is scheduled for Tuesday, July 24. Volunteers are needed … Continue reading →

  30. July 9, 2018

    ANE Women’s Camp

    The Atlantic Northeast (ANE) District will be sponsoring its annual Women’s Camp at Camp Swatara on Sunday, August 19 – Tuesday, August 21. There will be opportunities for worship, Bible … Continue reading →

  31. July 7, 2018

    Prayer Shawl Update

    Todate, 76 Prayer Shawls have been distributed since last year. This could not have been done without many dedicated crafters. What a blessing these shawls are to those in need.

  32. July 6, 2018

    Hygiene Kits on September 30

    Since 1996, the Lancaster Church of the Brethren (LCOB) has supplied Church World Service (CWS) with more than 19,000 hygiene kits. This project, originally started by the Pathfinders Fellowship now … Continue reading →

  33. July 3, 2018

    “Be an Angel” Fund Drive

    This year’s Be An Angel project runs through August 12. The goal is to purchase 1,000 school uniforms. In mid-August, members of the Seekers Fellowship group will deliver these uniforms … Continue reading →

  34. July 2, 2018

    Annual Golf FORE Camp Tournament

    Camp Swatara will hold its 29th Annual Golf Benefit Tournament on Wednesday, July 11. The tournament will be held at the Blue Mountain Golf Course in Fredericksburg, PA with an … Continue reading →