Tag: East Petersburg

Free Neighborhood Bonfire at East Petersburg Mennonite Church on Tuesday, October 31

Free Neighborhood Bonfire at East Petersburg Mennonite Church on Tuesday, October 31

Tomorrow, October 31st, I am inviting you to the 4th Annual Neighborhood Bonfire at East Petersburg Mennonite Church, from 6:00-9:00 p.m. This is one of my favorite times of the year. Friends, families, and neighbors will enjoy warming up around firepits as they trick-or-treat. This is a fun event to drop in and drop out. However,…

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Annual Pumpkin Festival, October 7, in East Petersburg Community Park

Annual Pumpkin Festival, October 7, in East Petersburg Community Park

Our town of East Petersburg is preparing for our annual Pumpkin Festival on Saturday, October 7th, 2017. This free and family friendly Pumpkin Festival will be taking place from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., in the East Petersburg Community Park. The first three hundred kids in attendance will receive free pumpkins to decorate in the…

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Lancaster Newspapers’ “A Good Neighbor Policy,” and My Own Thoughts on Neighboring with a Purposeful Plan, Place and Presence.

Lancaster Newspapers’ “A Good Neighbor Policy,” and My Own Thoughts on Neighboring with a Purposeful Plan, Place and Presence.

On Monday morning, I enjoyed a conversation with Lancaster Newspapers‘ Staff Writer Earle Cornelius inside the lobby at East Petersburg Mennonite Church. I deeply enjoyed my time with Earle Cornelius – it was certainly one of the best times and interviews that I have ever had with a reporter. As we met and talked – I was presented…

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Free Movie in the Park with Secret Life of Pets, July 1st at the East Petersburg Community Park

Free Movie in the Park with Secret Life of Pets, July 1st at the East Petersburg Community Park

As many of you are aware, for the past few years I’ve been involved with the East Petersburg Events Committee. It is just one of the ways that I have found myself intentionally invested and involved in our local neighborhood. Each year the East Petersburg Events Committee puts on some great free events in the East…

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Shipwrecked: Following Paul’s Seafaring Journey

Shipwrecked: Following Paul’s Seafaring Journey

On Sunday mornings at East Petersburg Mennonite Church, we’ve been in a series called Shipwrecked. Shipwrecked follows Paul’s seafaring journey as a sentenced prisoner in chains. I believe that Paul’s seafaring journey teaches us to faithfully depend on God and stay-the-mission, even in the moments we feel bound by our circumstances. This has been a…

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You are invited to a Community Thanksgiving Eve Worship Gathering.

You are invited to a Community Thanksgiving Eve Worship Gathering.

If you look to create and celebrate traditions in each season, like I do, then there is so much to celebrate in the fall season. It is in this season that we tend to forget our diets to enjoy a diverse selection of seasonal treats; including cookies, pies, apple cider, apple crisp, pumpkin-fused everything and…

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There’s Still Time To Support East Petersburg Day in the #ExtraGive!

There’s Still Time To Support East Petersburg Day in the #ExtraGive!

The Extraordinary Give is Lancaster County’s Largest Day of Giving. This 24-hour giving marathon benefits more than 425 local organizations. Every dollar donated at ExtraGive.org on November 18 will be stretched with at least $300,000 from the Lancaster County Community Foundation, Rodgers & Associates, and our community partners to support the causes you care about.…

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We’re hosting a free concert with Celtic Musicians, The Sweet Sorrows, October 7th.

We’re hosting a free concert with Celtic Musicians, The Sweet Sorrows, October 7th.

Celtic/Americana Musicians Sammy and Kylie Horner who perform as The Sweet Sorrows, will be visiting from Ireland to perform at Geneva Bakery Cafe on Friday, October 7 at 8:00pm. Dan Zdilla will be opening the night. After playing and touring with several Lancaster PA bands over the past several years, Dan Zdilla has recorded his first solo record;…

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