Hope Christian Fellowship announces service schedule changes

Hope Christian Fellowship, located at 119 S. Peterboro St., is announcing changes to midweek services and invites the public to several special services.

There will be no midweek evening service at HCF Thursday, Aug. 31. Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 6, midweek evening services will be held weekly at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays instead of Thursdays.

Sunday, Sept. […]

Mission Sunday: Personalized summer fun kits for those with disabilities

Pictured are: Associate Pastor, Rev. Denise Bowen and Lead Pastor Rev. Abigail Browka of Oneida First UMC and St. Paul’s UMC; Rev. Robert Kolvik-Campbell of Christ UMC- Sherrill

The Arc of Madison Cortland was honored to assist three Oneida churches in achieving their mission.

On Sunday, August 20th Mission Sunday, led by Oneida First, […]

Utica singer’s performance makes social media impact

Inspirational singer Sherry Anne on stage with Bill Gaither and the Gaither Vocal Band at Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo.

The video of the first performance at a Gaither Vocal Band concert by hearing and speech-impaired singer Sherry Anne has received more than 45,000 views with several hundred shares. The video is posted at www.facebook.com/DrSherryAnne/videos/1377026615714232.


Trinity Episcopal Church to host a folk fest and camp-style sing-along

Trinity Singers & Friends rehearsing for the upcoming August 13th concert, directed and accompanied by Peg Nuspliger. Photo courtesy Laura Czajka.

Songsmith, Dan Berggren

There will be a summer Sunday folk fest and camp-style sing-along at the Trinity Episcopal Church at 124 Schuyler St., Boonville, featuring Dan Berggren with the Trinity Singers […]

Vernon Center 40th Old Home Day to welcome singer Sherry Anne Aug. 5

Inspirational hearing-impaired singer and national recording artist Sherry Anne will sing at the 40th anniversary celebration of Old Home Day in the Park on Route 26 in Vernon Center onSaturday, August 5 at 4 pm. The Old Home Day event is free admission from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm with a9:30 am parade, crafts, food, […]

Invisible Rendevous to perform at annual Music on the Green

The First Presbyterian Church of Verona will host a free community dinner July 27 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. followed by a Music on the Green concert featuring local artists Invisible Rendezvous.

Solo Artist, Kevin Alexander, who recently debuted his album “The Lovely” will be joined by Glenn Asnoe and Elliott Clark to form a […]

Three Voices Presbyterian Church is on a mission

The congregations of the Verona Presbyterian, Mt. Vernon Presbyterian, and Cochran Memorial Presbyterian Churches not only worship together as one church family but they also work together to support and actively participate in a wide scope of local, regional, national and international mission initiatives.

Recently, the congregations sought to provide some assistance to local veteran […]

Canastota churches join in the Boxing Hall of Fame parade

Members of the Canastota Area Association of Churches line up to prepare to march in the 2017 Boxing Hall of Fame parade.

Making their third consecutive appearance in Canastota’s annual “moment in the international limelight”, the Canastota Area Association of Churches again turned out to showcase Christian unity and joy in their faith.


Secret Garden Tour

The wonderful gardens that will be showcased in Saturday’s Secret Garden Tour and Tea to benefit the Karing Kitchen – Oneida’s only soup kitchen – are in full bloom and garden owners are ready to host visitors.

Six gardens throughout Oneida will be showcased and welcomed guests can take leisurely strolls through the charming trails […]

Canastota Churches detail first two volunteer grant presentations

Submitted by Scott Trefz, CAAC Board Member

When CAAC President Pastor Dave Allen presented the Wampsville Volunteer Fire Department with its First Responder grant check last April 26, WVFD Chief Monty Collucci was on hand with a score of his volunteer fire crew to receive it. Collucci proudly showed Pastor Allen and CAAC Board Member […]

Oneida Crop Walk returns

After a year in which the Oneida Area Crop Walk was changed to a virtual walk, plans are already underway to bring this important fundraiser back in October and make the event bigger and more successful.

New 2017 Oneida Area Crop Walk Chairperson, Michael Yeoman, Co-Pastor of the Three Voices Presbyterian Church, is hoping to […]

Grace Lutheran to host garage sale to benefit Karing Kitchen of Oneida

The Grace Lutheran Church, 3965 Carter Road, Canastota, will host a garage sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 3, 2017. Proceeds to benefit the Karing Kitchen of Oneida.