Concert to feature ‘New York Polyphony’
Abingdon Episcopal Church on Route 17 at White Marsh in Gloucester County will host “New York Polyphony” in the sixth concert this season in the Arts at Abingdon Series. The concert will be at 5 p.m. on Saturday, February 5, at the church. Admission is free but a free-will offering will be taken.
02.02.2011Habitat for Humanity surpasses 400,000-house worldwide milestone
Habitat for Humanity surpassed its 400,000 house milestone during its most recent fiscal year. Since the nonprofit organization was founded in 1976, its self-help, hand-up model has resulted in rehabbed, repaired or new housing for more than 2 million people worldwide.
02.02.2011Christ Church to observe Saint Blaise Blessing
This special Service of Healing is done in honor of Saint Blaise, an early church bishop credited with saving a choking youth as well as healing many ill people. In this rite, the priest places two candles on the sides of a person’s throat (for Christ is the light of the world) and asks Christ’s blessing of health for this person.
02.02.2011Chili supper is Saturday at LUMC
Carry-outs will be ready at 5 p.m. and dinner will be served from 5:30-6:30 p.m. “All are welcome to come and enjoy an evening of fellowship for a great cause,” said a program spokesperson.