The United Church of Canastota participating in Small Business Saturday

The United Church of Canastota is encouraging you to support small business by hosting a Small Business Saturday Sale Saturday, Nov. 25, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Creative Memories, Ideal Gifts, Jewelry and Crafts, LuLaRoe, Linin World, Signature Home Styles, Tupperware and several other vendors will have their wares on display.

It’s a great […]

Nicaragua mission fundraiser planned for Nov. 11

Believer’s Chapel, 2657 Seneca Tnpk., Canastota, is hosting a chicken and biscuit dinner fundraiser Saturday, Nov. 11, from 4 to 7 p.m. The proceeds will be used to help fund the traveling costs for the Nicaragua mission team members from the church.

Menu includes chicken and biscuits, mashed potatoes, salad, dessert and drink. Eat in […]

COLUMN: Musings of a Simple Country Man

Hobie Morris

Pull for the Shores: And Other Water Stories

In late October our much beloved Baptist Pastor Mark will fully immerse in the historic Brookfield church lukewarm baptistery three excited “candidates.” (As one pastor said, “we want to baptize them, not cook them.”) Baptism, in the religions I am familiar with , a […]

Caz Presbyterian to host missionaries from Korean Christian Federation

On Sunday, Nov. 5, the First Presbyterian Church of Cazenovia will host mission co-workers Rev. Kurt Esslinger and Hyeyoung Lee to lead the 10 am worship service and further discussion during coffee hour after worship. They will share the story of their work with the National Council of Churches of Korea.

This Council maintains a […]

Morrisville Community Church presents Country Crossroads Bazaar

Pictured is of Maxine Hunter in one of the shops – The Twisted Vine.

Morrisville Community Church, 3824 Swamp Road, Morrisville, will host the Country Crossroads Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.

The event offers a unique arrangement of shops to visit, including The Stitchery, The Twisted Vine, […]

Cazenovia Presbyterian Church celebrates the 500th anniversary of the Reformation

On Sunday, Oct. 29, The First Presbyterian Church in Cazenovia will celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Jack Heims will play the bagpipes and plaid tartan ribbons will be handed out in honor of the church’s Scottish heritage.

Morning worship begins at 10 a.m.

The Rev. Dr. Thomas Oak will deliver the message “Reformed […]

Oneida-area Crop Walk steps off Oct. 29

The Oneida Area Crop Walk will be held Oct. 29, with registration beginning at noon and the walk officially stepping off at 1 p.m. from the First Presbyterian Church of Oneida.

According to Michael Yeoman, 2017 Oneida Area CROP Walk Chairperson, organizers are pleased to be bringing this event back to Oneida after a year […]

United Church of Canastota presents Harvest Dinner Oct. 14

The United Church of Canastota, 144 Center St, will be hosting its annual harvest dinner from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14.

Our new menu this year includes roast pork, mashed potatoes and gravy, stuffing, green beans, cabbage salad, homemade applesauce, roll, assorted desserts and drink.

Eat in or take out.

Adults $11, seniors […]

Caz Presbyterian to celebrate World Communion Sunday

World Communion Sunday is a celebration observed by many Christian denominations taking place on the first Sunday of every October, which promotes Christian unity and ecumenical cooperation. It focuses on an observance of Holy Communion and World Peace. The First Presbyterian Church of Cazenovia will hold such a celebration at its 10:00 am Sunday morning […]

Oneida area Crop Walk to hold organizational meeting Oct. 2

Heralding the start of the Oneida Area Crop Walk Awareness month, there will be a meeting of all interested volunteers and team captains at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 2, at Cochran Memorial Presbyterian Church, 11 State St., Oneida Castle, to plan a successful fundraising and awareness event.

According to Michael Yeoman, 2017 Oneida Area Crop […]

Free community dinner Sept. 28

The First Presbyterian Church at Verona will host a free Community Dinner on Thursday, September 28th from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

The First Presbyterian Church is located on the corner of Rock Road and Main Street. There is no charge for the meal; however, free will donations will be accepted to benefit the Verona Area […]

Celebrate Recovery open house

Life’s habits, hang-ups and hurts are not just tied to alcohol or drug addiction. Many people struggle with mental health issues, anger management, abuse, post traumatic stress, loneliness and more. Celebrate Recovery is a national faith-based program open to anyone. Meetings are held every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Community Center next to CrossRoads […]