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Bible conference to host 3 speakers

July 18, 2014 The 95th annual Central Pennsylvania Bible Conference will be held July 27 to Aug. 1 with most meetings at The Casino at Lakemont Park. more »»

Dry Run Baptist sets Camp Meeting

July 18, 2014 Dry Run Independent Baptist Church, 633 Valley Forge Road, Duncansville, will hold Camp Meeting 2014 beginning Saturday and ending July 27. more »»

Vacation Bible schools

July 18, 2014 Altoona Alliance Church, 3220 Pleasant Valley Blvd., will hold vacation Bible school from 6 to 8:30 p.m. July 27 to Aug. 1 for preschool children through ninth-grade students. more »»

Phone rings often but seldom is it worth answering

July 18, 2014 I’m having a love-hate relationship with my telephone lately. I love it when nobody calls, and I hate it when it rings. more »»

Spiritual notes for July 18, 2014

July 18, 2014 Altoona Aglow International will host guest speaker Ana Dascalescu at noon Monday at Gourmet Buffet Restaurant, 520 W. Plank Road. Participants pay for their own meal. more »»

Churches join efforts for kids

July 11, 2014 Three churches representing two denominations are inviting kids from Altoona to take part in a free day camp. more »»

Toddler’s love pats cause family cats to race for shelter

July 11, 2014 What a difference a year makes. Last week our grandson, Blaine, came to visit. (He brought his mommy and daddy along with him.) It was almost exactly one year since his last visit to Pennsylvani. more »»

Spiritual notes for July 11, 2014

July 11, 2014 Frankstown Park Missionary Church, 469 Church Lane, Hollidaysburg, will host Reg and Gretchen Dunneman who will present a spirit-directed concert at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. more »»

Vacation Bible School for July 11, 2013

July 11, 2014 The Faith Baptist Church of Altoona, will hold daily vacation Bible school for the family, including adults, from Monday through July 18. Children and teen classes will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.. more »»

Panels to explore beliefs about Supreme Being

July 4, 2014 Who is God? That’s the question the Matter of Faith 2014 Summer Series will conside. more »»

Vacation Bible School for July 4, 2013

July 4, 2014 Bread of Life Baptist Church, 311 S. Hagerty St., will host Agency D3 vacation Bible school from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday through July 11. It is for children ages 4 through fifth grade. more »»

Catholic group to hold summer revival

July 4, 2014 A spiritual experience to renew and refresh Catholics is being planned for four Mondays during July. Fire Rally, a “Catholic Summer Revival, ” will be held at 7 p.m. more »»

Desire to look younger brings surprising results

July 4, 2014 It took several decades, but I’ve come to a life-changing conclusion. God made me the way he wants me to be, and that’s good enough. more »»

Spiritual notes for July 4, 2014

July 4, 2014 Hollidaysburg Church of the Brethren, 1028 Penn St., will accept donations of clothing and non-perishable food from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 12. more »»

New church in town

June 27, 2014 It’s Saturday night and an Altoona couple in their 20s are looking forward to a night out. Their destination? A church service. But it is no ordinary church service. more »»

How a person lives often is influenced by choices he makes

June 27, 2014 Have you ever had to make a life or death decision? I’ve been thinking about them for two reasons. more »»

Two win awards for Catholic publications

June 27, 2014 Kim Metzgar, director, and Jordan Hainsey, graphic designer, have won national awards from the Catholic Press Association for their work for St. Vincent Archabbey publications in Latrobe. more »»

Spiritual notes for June 27, 2014

June 27, 2014 The Wehnwood United Methodist Church Music Camp will present a program of orchestra and band music at 7 p.m. today at the Altoona Area Junior High School auditorium. It is open to the public. more »»

Family hunkers down in basement while storm rages

June 20, 2014 There’s an ancient Chinese proverb that says “A wise man heeds warnings.” Actually, it isn’t Chinese. And it isn’t particularly ancien. more »»

Making Catholicism dynamic

June 20, 2014 Sister Linda LaMagna was surfing the Internet about a year and a half ago when she came across a site called, Dynamic Catholic. “It just kind of popped up,” she said. more »»

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