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If you are not acquainted with Friedens Church, we are located at 28 Wolf Creek Road overlooking downtown Shartlesville. You can reach us at (610) 488-7325, email us at friedensfolks@comcast.net, www.friedenschurch.net or check us out on Facebook (Friedens Church Shartlesville). We invite you to attend our services - Saturday Encounter Worship at 5:00 p.m., held in our outdoor chapel weather permitting or in the Christian Education Building in case of stormy weather. Summer Sunday Worship is held at 7:45 and 9:30 a.m. in the air conditioned Sanctuary. Nursery care for children 3 and under is provided at the 9:30 service. Sunday School is on summer recess. Bible study will be held Thursday at 9:30 a.m. During the summer, Pastor Jerry Kulp will do several short study groups. Please call the church for more information. You are also invited to join us for a wide variety of community events. Friedens Friends meets the first Tuesday of each month at 11:30 for a shared meal and fun filled program. A grief support group meets each Monday at 11:40 for those who have suffered a loss. Participants share a meal and process their concerns together. Sunday June 9th, we will hold an Outdoor Worship Service at 9:30 followed by our annual picnic. Vacation Bible School will begin on Sunday, June 16th and run each evening from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. through Thursday, June 20th. Get ready to board "Traveling the Gospel Express". Each evening we will travel to a different faraway place for fun, adventure, games, and crafts. New this year will be a light supper so parents will not have to run and feed the children before VBS. The Church's Annual Camping Trip will be held at Hickory Run located in Denver, Pennsylvania August 9th through 11th. There will be swimming, picnicking , exploring and campfires, just to name a few activities. As always, everyone will have a super terrific time! Friedens Church is proud to part of the Upper Bern Township Community and hope that all of you will feel welcome to join us for worship and activities. Please call us for more information about any of these activities.