Nominations for Women of Worship due March 30

The nomination deadline is fast approaching for the 10th annual/2017 Women of Worship Awards. Nominations are due by March 30, and can be submitted to wowa@live.com,thewomenofworshipawards@gmail.com, or by U.S. mail to P.O. Box 111 Clinton, N.Y. 13323.

Introduced in 2008, the Women of Worship Awards were created to honor the many women who give selflessly […]

Grace Lutheran Church announces special services, events

Announcement: Ash Wednesday Worship Service, Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Soup Supper at 6 p.m. Worship at 7 p.m. All are welcome.

Announcement: Mid-Week Lenten services, Wednesdays: March 8,15, 22, 29 and April 5. Soup Suppers at 6 p.m. Worship at 7 p.m. All are welcome.

Grace Lutheran Church, 3965 Carter Road (corner of Carter Road […]

Canastota Churches kick-off the New Year

Pictured is a recent prayer service inside the United Church.

The member churches of the Canastota Area Assn. of Churches began the year with a quarterly Concert of Prayer this past Sunday, Jan. 15, hosted at the United Church on Center Street. The group that gathered lifted up the Inauguration of President Trump, his […]

Community is invited to open house activities and grand opening event

Higher Hope Church celebrates the grand opening of their new home at 356 Maple Street in Big Flats by inviting the community to an open house on January 27 and 28. The grand opening worship service will take place on Sunday January 29.

Previously holding services in the Wings of Eagles Discovery Center and the […]

Canastota Churches close out 2016 and look forward to the New Year

Photo from the Iron Sharpens Iron conference. Courtesy Brian Link

The last two months of 2016 were the busiest for churches in the Canastota Area Assn. Highlights included 12 men from several assemblies attending the Iron Sharpens Iron Men’s Conference in North Syracuse on Nov. 12, an annual event that always contributes to the […]

Hope Christian Fellowship to host ‘Reset’

Hope Christian Fellowship, located at 119 S. Peterboro St., invites you to a special four-week series entitled “Reset,” beginning Sunday, Jan. 8, through Thursday, Feb. 2.

Each Sunday morning service at 10:30 a.m. will invite people to discover Jesus as the ultimate reset in their lives. On the following Thursday each week at 6:30 p.m., […]

Channukka workshop Thursday Dec. 22 at Hamilton Library

There will be a Chanukka workshop at the Hamilton Public Library Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, at 5 p.m. Craft your own Menorah, doughnuts and latkes. Story time and other activities are planned.

Christmas Eve candlelight service planned

The Cazenovia Presbyterian Church will hold a Christmas Eve Candlelight Service Saturday evening, Dec. 24, at 8 p.m. Pastor Tom Oak will light the traditional Christ Candle in the middle of the advent wreath. His message will be “Unexpected Advent” with scripture reading from Matthew 1: 18-25.

The service begins with Concerto Grosso in G […]

The Season of Advent: Anticipation and Hope

The First Presbyterian Church in Cazenovia will celebrate the fourth and final Sunday of the Advent Season Dec. 18 at its morning worship service at 10 a.m. The Candles representing the Wonder of the Season, the Wonder of the Promise, the Wonder of the Message and the Wonder of Hope will be lit on Advent […]

The Season of Advent: Anticipation and Hope

The First Presbyterian Church in Cazenovia will celebrate the fourth and final Sunday of the Advent Season Dec. 18, at its morning worship service at 10:00 am. The Candles representing the Wonder of the Season, the Wonder of the Promise, the Wonder of the Message and the Wonder of Hope will be lit on the […]

United Church of Canastota recognized by Samaritan’s Purse

The United Church of Canastota was recently recognized by Samaritan’s Purse for 15 years of service as a shoe box Relay Center for Operation Christmas Child.

Pictured are relay center coordinator Greg Wright holding the commemorative statue and Pastor Charlie Vollmer holding one of the 918 shoe boxes collected at the church this year.

To […]

Caz Presbyterian Church hosts community soup and dessert café

The First Presbyterian Church in Cazenovia will host a soup and dessert café Friday, Dec. 2, beginning at 5 p.m. in the Meeting House of the Church. Entrance to the Meeting House is on Sullivan Street.

Gourmet soups include a loaded potato soup, a seafood Frogmore stew, cheddar broccoli, shrimp bisque, buffalo chicken wing. Come […]