Spiritual notes

Free lunch offered

A free to-go bagged lunch will be available from 11:30 a.m. to

1 p.m., or while supplies last, Saturday, Feb. 20, at the Second Avenue United Methodist Church, 130 Second Ave., Altoona. Lunches will be handed out at the Second Street door. Those attending are asked to keep a social distance while waiting in line and wear a mask if possible. All are welcome. For more information, call 814-943-2072.

Coffee house planned

Champion Life Church will host a Coffee House at 7 p.m. today, Friday, Feb. 19. There will be live music and food and drinks will be available for purchase. Admission is free and open to the public. Champion Life Church is at 1314 12th St., in downtown Altoona. Event information can be found on the church’s Facebook page under “Events.” For more information, contact the church office at 814-942-9400.

Bible study to focus on Book of Acts

The Juniata Church of the Brethren, 306 N. Ninth Ave., Juniata, will study the Book of Acts at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. The study and discussion will cover all 28 chapters and will run for 28 weeks, highlighting the history of Christianity, church growth, church community problem solving and dynamics of administration and witnessing. There will be worksheets to take home and a study guide to prepare for each week. For more information, call the church office at 944-6725.


Religious organizations are invited to submit upcoming events, special speakers and other items to be published free of charge in Spiritual Notes. Items can be emailed to religion@altoonamirror.com or call Holly at 946-7451. Items may also be submitted online through the Mirror’s virtual newsroom at vnr.altoonamirror.com.

Deadline for submissions is 4 p.m. Mondays.


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