Welcome to Messiah Lutheran Church!
Located at the corner of West Southern Avenue and Howard Street in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania, a small community nestled in the foothills of the beautiful Allegheny mountains, Messiah Lutheran church is a large congregation of the Upper Susquehanna Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. One of the most recognizable features of our church is the crescent moon on our steeple. Click on the link below to learn more about its symbolism.
Whether you live in the area, are traveling through, or planning to relocate in north central Pennsylvania, it would be our joy to have you worship with us.
This Sunday is Pentecost. Remember to wear red!
CONFIRMATION/AFFIRMATION OF BAPTISM, MAY 24
Five young adults are prepared to affirm their Baptism in the Rite of Confirmation on May 24. The young adults completing their instruction are Gwendalyn Elizabeth Blass, Benjamin William Byham, Abigayle Rose Greevy, Zachary Robert Haefner, and Olivia Mae Welter. Bishop Driesen will be present to confirm these youth members at our 10:45 liturgy.
We pray that God the Holy Spirit will be with these confirmands to gift and nurture them in faith and in life. Confirmation provides these youth members an opportunity for affirmation of the covenant that God made with them in Holy Baptism. As parents, sponsors, and fellow members, we rejoice with them.
Vacation Bible School
Visit our VBS page for info and a registration form . . . Age 4 through Grade 6 . . . Monday-Friday, June 8-12, 9 a.m. to noon.
Daily Bible Readings
Sunday May 24 Acts 2:1-21; Romans 8:22-27; John 15:26-27;4b-15; Psalm 104:25-35, 37
Monday May 25 Psalm 104:25-35, 37; Joel 2:18-29; 1 Corinthians 12:4-11
Tuesday May 26 Psalm104:25-35, 37; Genesis 11:1-19; 1 Corinth. 12:12-27
Wednesday May 27 Psalm 104:25-35, 37; Ezekiel 37:1-14; John 20:19-23
Thursday May 28 Psalm 29; Isaiah 1:1-4, 16-20; Roman 8:1-8
Friday May 29 Psalm 29; Isaiah 2:1-5; Romans 8:9-11
Saturday May 30 Psalm 29; Isaiah 5:15-24; John 15:18-20, 26-27
Did you know . . .
That Camp Mount Luther offers a daily devotional on their web site? To access it, visit http://cmlfaithformation.weebly.com/first-light
You are blessed to be a blessing.
God loves you . . . serve Him faithfully, serve Him well!