Lenten Services

BROOME COUNTY COUNCIL OF CHURCHES LENTEN SERVICES BEGIN MARCH 5, 2014

 Binghamton, N.Y., Feb. 26, 2014 . . . . . The Broome County Council of Churches will sponsor mid-week Lenten services at noon on Wednesdays, beginning on Ash Wednesday, March 5, at Holy Nativity Lutheran Church, 312 E. Main St., Endicott.

 As in years past, they will take place on Wednesdays at 12:00 noon with a service that lasts about 30 minutes and will be followed by a light lunch with soup and sandwiches. A freewill offering for the meal will be taken.

This year’s theme is “Expanding the Definition of Love.”

The schedule for guest preachers is as follows:

March 5:   Rev. Ken Wood

March 12: Rev. John Koopman

March 19: Rev. Norma Malfatti

March 26: Rev. Michael Galuppi

April 2:     Rev. Jim Rice

April 9:     Rev. Joe Sellepack

April 16:   Rev. Cris Mogenson

The Harmony Club of Endwell will be providing special music for the services. The group performs throughout the year in a variety of settings, including local holiday caroling and annual festivals, area fairs and outdoor concerts.  They share their harmonies with community organizations, church and social gatherings, civic events, senior centers, area schools, charitable functions, business affairs and private receptions.

For more information, call the Council of Churches at 724-9130, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday