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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, or check us out on Facebook (Friedens Church Shartlesville). We also are proud to announce that our new website www.friedensfolks.org is up and running. We invite you to attend our services - Saturday Encounter Worship at 5:00 p.m. in the Christian Education Building or Sunday at 7:45 and 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Nursery care for children 3 and under is provided at the 10:30 service. Sunday School for all ages begins at 9:00 a.m. Our Bible study group meets weekly on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. 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 program. A grief support group meets each Monday at noon for those who have suffered a loss. Participants share a meal and process their concerns together. Saturday, April 2, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m., Vicar Laila will leading a Women’s Retreat. On Saturday, April 16, we will be hosting our annual Kauffman’s Chicken Barbeque. On Friday, April 22, our Venturing Crew will be hosting a Karoke night at the church, open to all. Sunday, May 1st at both services, we will have a blessing of the fields as our community celebrates the summer growing season. Sunday, May 22nd will be the last day of Sunday School for the summer months. Sunday, June 12th, there will be one service at 9:00 a.m. in the Outdoor Chapel. For more information about any of the above activities or Friedens Church, please call us or email us. Don’t forget to check our new website at www.friedensfolks.org for the latest information. Our office hours are 9:00 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday. Wishing you a glorious spring.

Many Thanks from Friedens Church of Shartlesville to all of you who supported our Winter Carnival this year! The members of Friedens Church in Shartlesville want to thank the businesses and individuals listed below for their generous support in making our 6th Annual Winter Carnival a huge success. Without the help of community minded businesses like them, it would be difficult for churches and non-profit organizations to survive. We ask that you please patronize them when you can.

Our Sponsors and Donors:

Advance Auto Parts

Antique Treasures

Appalachian Campgrounds

Beauty Works

Berks Packing Co.

Best Used Trucks

Blue Marsh Market

Blue Mountain Family Restaurant

Boyer’s Markets

Brady’s Small Engine Repair

Build a Bath of PA

Burkey & Driscoll Funeral Home

C & C Pizza

Carl & Kathy Horvath

Cindy Hillman Beauty Shop

Circadia by Dr. Pugliese

Clover Farms Dairy


Cracker Barrel

Dale Feick

Dr. David & Nancy Schwartz DDS

Dunkin Donuts

Esterly Burial Vaults

Feliciano’s Pizza- Wernersville

Freedom Toyota

Geist’s Nursery

Green Acres Golf Course

Haag’s Hotel

H. M. Yeager Fuels

Indian Fort Inn

J & S Pizza- Bethel, PA

June Spatz Beauty Salon

K & W Septic Systems

Kenworth of PA/Thermo King

King’s Weis Market

Kirkhoff Funeral Homes

Kline’s TruValue

Leibensperger Funeral Home

Lowe’s- Hamburg

Lutz’s Oil Burner Service

Mario’s Pizza, Bernville, PA

Mark Mohn/Remax of Reading

Martin’s Potato Chips

McCurdy’s Garage


Midway Diner

Motor Service

Mountain Springs Campground

Mountain View Supply

National Penn Bank

Outten Buick-Pontiac

Pappy T’s Pub

Pat Garrett’s Sheepskin Shop

Penna. Dutch Campground

RM Palmer Candies

Redner’s Markets

Reifsnyder’s Ag Center

Rick Endy

Rodney Loeb Septic Service

Schwan’s Home Service

Shartlesville Sheepskin Shop

Sliced Bread by Sherri

Stoudt’s Fruit Farm


Way Har Farms

Wengert’s Automotive

Yoder’s Heating Service

And all our volunteers!!!

A huge Thank You from all of us at Frieden’s to our Winter Carnival Chairperson’s who made it all happen- Heather Mohn, Stacey Slifer, Nicole Grogg & Jerry Pozniak, and to Tom Beahr for recruiting our sponsors and donors and to all the volunteers who helped make this event a grand success!