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HUDSON – The Christian Service Committee of St. Mary of the Holy Trinity Parish will hold a “final” trash and treasure sale from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on July 23 and from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on July 24 at the Academy, 301 Allen St., Hudson, in the air-conditioned gym. The final sale offers a chance to find treasures from a selection of unique antiques, jewelry, small electrical appliances, linens, crystal, fine china, crafts, cassettes, books, Christmas artwork and decorations and other seasonal decorations. For everyone’s safety, please wear a mask.
GHENT WEST – The Reformed Church of Ghent, 1039 County Route 22, West Ghent, will host a drive-in chicken barbecue from 4-6 p.m. on July 30. The full dinner is $15 and a half chicken is $7. Call Dick Leggett at 518-392-2062 to reserve tickets.
GREENPORT – Mt. Pleasant Reformed Church, 33 Church Road, Greenport, will serve a chicken and rib barbecue from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on August 6 for takeout only. Each dinner will include chicken or ribs, baked potato, coleslaw, buttered bun, drink and dessert. Chicken dinners, $15; rib dinners, $16. If you would like to reserve a meal, call Nancy at 518-721-8173 or Mt. Pleasant at 518-828-6540. Tell us the number of each type of dinner you want to buy.
SCHODACK LANDING – Schodack Dutch Reformed Church in Muitzeskill, 902 Schodack Landing Road, Schodack Landing, announces the annual Chicken BBQ will be held from 4-6 p.m. on August 13, drive-in only. The menu includes chicken, corn on the cob, potato salad, coleslaw and watermelon. Adults, $15; children 6 to 12 years old, $7.50. Reserve by calling 518-732-7345. If no answer, leave a message including name, number and who you are calling regarding the barbecue. You will receive a reminder.
EAST JEWETT — East Jewett United Methodist Church, 2252 Route 23C, East Jewett, the summer rummage sale will take place from 3 to 7 p.m. on July 29 and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on July 30. bedding, clothes, shoes, books, toys and puzzles and more. There will also be a bake sale to accompany soups, pies, cakes, cookies, brownies and more.
Label Sale/Barbecue Chicken
ELIZAVILLE — The Elizaville United Methodist Church, County Road 2 and 19, Elizaville, will host a tag sale and take-out chicken barbecue Aug. 6. The tag sale will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The take-out barbecue starts at noon, first come first served. Salad side orders will also be available. For more information, call 845-663-8673 or 845-756-2338. On the day of the event, call the parish hall at 845-756-5602.
KINDERHOOK – The Reformed Church of Kinderhook, 21 Broad St., Kinderhook, will be holding a vacation Bible school from 9 a.m. to noon from August 22 to August 26 for children ages 4 to 6. Celebrate with us the greatness of God with the backdrop of the southwest of MONUMENTAL. Advance registration is required and can be done by calling 518-758-6401, The Crosseyed Owl for registration forms or online registration forms at kinderhookreformedchurch.com.
CATSKILL – The Camp Grace Inc. Soup Kitchen, located in the First Reformed Church of Catskill, 310 Main Street, Catskill, is open from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. For information, call Director Lamont Taylor at 518-249-7009.
STUYVESANT FALLS — Emanuel Lutheran Church is located at the junction of US Route 9 and County Route 46 in Stuyvesant Falls. Church services are held at 8:30 a.m. on Sundays and all are welcome and invited.
Second St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church
HUDSON — St. Mark’s Second Evangelical Lutheran Church, 8 Storm Ave., Hudson, worships at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Communion is celebrated on the first Sunday of each month with Pastor Stan Webster. Child care is offered during the service and Sunday school after the service ends. Easter Sunday at 9:30 a.m. For information, call the Church office at 518 828-9514.
St. John’s Lutheran Church
STUYVESANT — St. John’s Lutheran Church, 159 Route 26A, Stuyvesant, offers in-person and live online worship services at 10:15 a.m. Sunday. Sunday school is at 9 a.m. for children ages 3 and up. Face masks are optional if you are more comfortable wearing one, please do so. Social distancing is still in effect. Live streams are at www.facebook.com/St-Johns-Lutheran.
Tri County Lutheran Parish
VALATIA – Here is the worship schedule for the Lutheran Parish in Tri County. Visit the TCLParish.org website for the weekly Zoom worship schedule and link.
Columbia County: Emanual Lutheran Church, 506 County Road 46, Stuyvesant Falls, worships at 8:30 a.m. Sunday. Christ Our Emmanuel, 19 Park Row, Chatham, 9.30am Sunday. St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 1010 Kinderhook St., Valatie, worships at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays with Sunday School also at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays. Emanuel/St. John’s Lutheran Church, 20 South Sixth St., Hudson, celebrates at 11 a.m. Sunday.
Greene County: Zion Lutheran Church, 102 North Washington St., Athens, worships at 9 a.m. Sundays.
Rensselaer County: Trinity Lutheran Church, 68 Green Ave., Castleton, worship at 9 a.m. Sundays. St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, 751 County Route 7, East Schodack, celebrates at 11 a.m. Sunday.
Southern Columbia County Lutheran Parish
GERMANTOWN — Southern Columbia County Lutheran Parish has updated its worship schedule. St. Thomas Lutheran Church in Churchtown holds services at 11 a.m. in July and August. Christ Lutheran Church, Germantown (Viewmont) celebrates at 9am in July. St. John’s Lutheran Church, Elizaville (Manorton) celebrates at 9am in August. On the first Sunday AFTER Labor Day, September 11, the above times will reverse.
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
KINDERHOOK — St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 8 Sylvester St., Kinderhook, Holy Communion in person at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Sunday. Face masks and distancing required regardless of vaccination status. For information and news, www.saintpaulskinderhook.org/ or follow us on Facebook. Subscribe to our newsletter: http://eepurl.com/cG4YSv; 518-758-6271 or [email protected] Office open from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. from Tuesday to Thursday and by appointment.
Kinderhook Reformed Church
Dutch Reformed Church in Claverack
CLAVERACK — The Dutch Reformed Church, 88 Route 9H, Claverack, worships at 9:30 a.m. Sunday in the sanctuary. For information, call 518-851-3811.
GHENT WEST — The Reformed Church of Ghent, 1039 County Route 22, West Ghent, celebrates at 9 a.m. on Sundays. Sunday School begins at 10:15 a.m. on Sundays for children in kindergarten through middle school. As per the New York State mandate, masks will be required. The cleaning is always so diligent. Coffee time follows worship.
Germantown Reformed Church/Mt. Pleasant reformed church
GERMANTOWN — The Germantown Reformed Church and Mt. Pleasant Reformed Church congregations announce worship schedules for the summer months. The Germantown congregation meets at 9 a.m. for the morning service and the Mt. Pleasant congregation at 10:30 a.m. The Bible study group will resume in the fall. Germantown Church is located on Church Avenue in Germantown and Mt. Pleasant Church is located at 33 Church Road in lower Greenport.
St. John’s Reformed Church
RED HOOK – St. John’s Reformed Church, 126 Old Post Road North, Red Hook, worships at 10 a.m. Sunday in person and via Zoom. Worship services can be viewed after the service on YouTube.com at “St. John’s in Red Hook. Social distancing and hand sanitizing encouraged. Masks are not required. Children are sent back to Sunday School after the children’s message Communion is celebrated the first Sunday of the month Everyone is welcome Bible study meets Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. in the fellowship room For more information call the church office at 845-758-1184, email, visit the St. John’s website www.stjohnsreformed.org or follow us on Facebook.
Grace Bible Fellowship Church
RHINEBECK – Grace Bible Fellowship Church, 6959 Route 9, Rhinebeck, services at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Sundays. Sunday School for All Ages meets at 9:30 a.m. Women’s Bible Study and Grace Bible Institute meets at 7 p.m. Mondays. The midweek prayer meeting is at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays. For more information, call 845-876-6923 or [email protected]
CLAVERACK – People’s Bible Church, 615 State Route 23B, Claverack, worships at 11 a.m. Sunday in person and online on Facebook. Sunday Adult Bible Study, Secondary through Adult, is at 10 a.m. on Sundays. Children’s church is at 11 a.m. Communion is the first Sunday of each month. Wednesday Prayer and Communion is at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
The Faith Bible Institute satellite school semester begins at 6 p.m. on August 25. Classes are held every Thursday at 6 p.m. at the church. For information, www.fbiclass.com or call the Church at 518-851-9811.
The monthly community breakfast takes place from 9 to 11 a.m. on the first Saturday of the month.
The annual Sportsman’s Prayer for America luncheon takes place on August 6. For more information and to reserve tickets, which cost $5, call 518-378-8405.
First Reformed Church of Athens
ATHENS – First Reformed Church of Athens, 18 North Church St., Athens, worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Communion is celebrated on the first Sunday of each month. Senior choir rehearsal is at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday. We ask that you get vaccinated if you want to join us. Hudson River Bells will resume rehearsals in the fall. For information, call the church at 518-945-1801.
Coxsackie’s First Reformed Church
COXSACKIE – Coxsackie First Reformed Church, 285 Mansion St., Coxsackie, worships at 9:30 a.m. on Sundays. Everyone is welcome. Communion is celebrated on the first Sunday of each month. Sunday school is available during worship hours. Free Food Fridays offer a meal for all at 6 p.m. on the third Friday of each month; www.firstreformecoxsackie.com.
Living Faith Community Church
MAPLECREST – Living Faith Community Church, 54 Route 56, Maplecrest, welcomes locals and visitors to worship together at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays. Adult Bible Study meets before service at 9:30 a.m. Children’s Church is at 11 a.m. The communion meal follows the service on the second Sunday of each month. The prayer meeting is at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. For information, call 518-734-4275.
The young men of the Mountaintop Youth Group meet at 6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month at Living Faith Church. All boys aged 11-17 are welcome.
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