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THANKSGIVING, TO BE SUBJECT OF MANY SERMONS IN LOCAL CHURCHES TO-MORROW- VICTORY MEET AT GRACE M. E. l)r. Bunnell io Deliver Notable Address at Special Ser vices Tomorrow Grate Methodist Episcopal Church, State street near Third, will ho the scene of a special memorial and \ ie tory service on Sunday evening, No vember 21, at 7.30 o'clock. The first gold stars will be added to the Graco church service banner iu memory of two of lier sons who have given their all for liberty and righteousness. The. first gold star to be put on the service banner will represent the sacrifice of Private Robert A. 8011, a life-long mem' her of Grace church, who served in Company C, 11th Regiment of Infantry. U. S. Marine Corps. He died at Base Hospital 902, Camp Quantico, Quantico, Va., on Septem ber 27, the very day the other mem bers of his regiment sailed for Fiance. The other gold star will represent the sacrifice of Lieuten ant Harold Fox. Company D, 316 th Infantry, who died on September 26, somewhere in France. Lieutenant Fox was an honorury member of the Grace church service banner, as he was a member of Grace church for seven years, during the pastorate of his father. Dr. John D. Fox, anil transferred his membership to his father's church in Philadelphia a very short time before lie entered the service. The first red star will also be added to the service banner on Sun day evening, in honor of Miss Julia Stamm. the popular captain of Dog wood Troup No. 1 of the Girl Scouts of America, who is now doing can teen work somewhere in France. In addition to these stars there will be twenty-tliree more service stars add ed to the already lull Grace church service banner, and fitting services will attend the placing of each one of these stars on the banner. At the special memorial and vic tory service, Dr. Bagnell will speak on the topic "Moral and Spiritual Values of the War." The Grace church chorus choir, under the lead ership of Professor John W. Phillips, will sing as a memorial to the two gold stars, "Hark. Hark, My Soul," by Shelley, and in honor of the twen ty-three new service stars and the one red star. The Strain Upraised," by Dudley Buck. In the morning at 10.30 o'clock Dr. Bagnell will preach on the topic, "Spiritual Reciprocity." There will be a big Red Cross meeting in Grace cliurch on Mon day evening, with David E. Tracy presiding, and Dr. Bagnell giving his newest lecture on '\orktown and Sedan" or "America Pays Her Debt to France." Admission will be free, but a special ottering will be taken for tlie benefit of the Grace ehureli auxiliary of the American Red Cross. On Thursday morning, November 28, at 10.30 o'clock, an extraordin ary loyalty anil Thanksgiving serv ice will be held. Further notices of the Red Cross meeting and the loyalty and Thanks giving service will be made in this paper at a later date. (Other Church News on Page 8.) This Is an Invitation I'or Yoli to Conic and Enjoy the Big Sunday Afternoon Meetings For Men and Women At the P. R. R. Y. M. C. A. Cor. Rcily and Wallace Sts. Every Sunday at 3.30 P. M. Good Singing—lnteresting. Instructive and Inspiring Messages and s Testimonies That Thrill St. Stephen's Church FRONT STREET, NEAR PINE REV. ROLLIN A. SAWYER, Rector SUNDAY, NOV. 24 8.00 A. M, —Holy Communion. 11.00 A.M. —Sermon Subject, "Put l*p Thy Sword" 7.30 P. M. —"The Beauty of Holiness" ' SEVERAL MUSICAL "NUMBERS WILL BE RENDERED THA N KSGIYING 1) A Y S A. M.—Holy Communion. 1 1 A. M.—Sermon by Bishop Darlington. OFFERING FOR THE HARRISBURG HOSPITAL tllSanJav Evening, 7:30 O'clock GRACE Methodist Episcopal CHURCH State Street, near Third Street Rev. Dr. Robt. Bagnell, Minister "Moral and Spiritual Values of the War" In Honor of Grace Church Boys Sunday Morning Service at 10.30 o'clock. Sermon by the Minister. Subject, "Spiritual Monday evening, November 25th, a lec ture by Dr. Bagnell for the benefit of Grace Church Auxiliary of the Rfed Cross. Subject, "Yorktown and Sedan—America Pays Her Debt to France." No admission, but an offering will be received. SATURDAY , EVENING. BIG MOBILIZATION MEETING , TO BE HELD AT PITTSBURGH \ Activities of Local Endeavor ers Are Many as Winter Program Opens Six thousand Endeavorers ure ex petted to attend the big mobilization ! of tlie Endeavor Societies of Pltts ! bugh, Allegheny county, with a rep ; resentative dele\ation from every county in the s'.ate, at the Syria Mosque, Pittsburgh, on Tuesday, De cember 2. The gathering' will he one of the greatest events in the history of the young people's work in the western part of the state. The State Executive Committee will meet in the morning at 10 o'clock in the Y. M. C. A. building. All members of the committee and delegates will be guests of the Alle gheny county Endeavorers. Lunch eon at noon will be served at the Kaufman Si Baer dining room. Plans are being completed for a 6 o'clock dinner in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Francis E. Clark, Of Boston; E. P. Gates, of Illinois, and the SJate Executive Committee. Business sessions and eoulorenees will lie held during the day and in the evening a big mass meeting will be held. Allegheny, Allegheny, fairest in the land, Allegheny, Allegheny, true Endeavor band; Every county in old Pennsy sure will do Us tiest But Allegheny county still is bound to lead the rest, St. Paul's Lutheran Society, Mil lersburg, are stirring things with fol lowing new corps of oflleers: Presi dent, Ed. Khineberger; vice-presi dent, Lester Hoy; corresponding sec retary, Miss Annie Freck: recording secretary, Miss Mary Rigler. treas urer, Wilber C, Cummings; pianist. Miss Mary Eby; assistant pianist. Luther P. Cummings. The pastor is the Rev. J. N. Musseltnan. •Miss Esther Dewees will have charge of the Endeavor meeting at the Westminster Presbyterian So-' eiety on Sunday evening. Miss Leora James, formerly of Rocky Mount, N. C„ now a mission ary in Brazil, was so successful in organizing new Christian Endeavor Societies in that country that she at tracted the attention of the govern ment, which offered her a position as head of a state school of domestic science. She is carrying on her work for C. E. from the vantage ground of iter state position. St. Paul's Lutheran Endeavorers of New Cumberland will hold a meeting that will interest all work ers on Sunday evening. Miss Mast will corwJuet the service. During the past year thousands of troops have passed through the port of Durban, South Africa, en route for England, and this fact gave a Durban Baptist Society the oppor tunity to hold socials for the boys. Eighty soldiers attended the first so cial. and as many as 150 attended later socials. Officers, missionaries, chaplains and others were attracted throng!' this work to the society and sv , . v REV. F. E. CLARK ! spoke at its regular meetings. "Count Your Mercies" will le the ; topic thut will be studied in many ] Endeavor socJiNies throughout the j world on Sunday evening. Miss I-a ma Tlostetter will tell the | Endeavorers of the Bethlehem Lu theran Society how to be thankful I for the many blessings received dur | ing the past year. . Keystone Leaguers of the Grace | United Evangelical Church, Steelton, elected new oflleers for the ensuing term as follows: President, J. M. i Cooper; vice-president. S. Fred Con ner: secretary, Mrs. Ed. Hershey; assistant secretary, Mrs. William j Nickey; treasurer, Albort Sottder; pianist. It. C. Westbrook; assistant pianist, Mrs. Charles Xerhood. The Rev. J. K. Hoffman, pastor. DO Ytrtt KNOW TIIAT Dauphin County Endeavorers are aiming for 2,f>00 in attendance at the big meeting on Tuesday in the Sec ond Reformed Church? The lunch eon will have many special features for E. E. workers. Dr. Daniel A. I'oling has made en gagements for every day till Decem ber 22. and after Christmas ho starts again for France? Chicago once turned out to thy number of 5,.">00 to bear Dr. Clark— the largest C. E. Rally ever held? Pittsburgh is going to beat that rec ard. Aim —6.000. McKeesport,. though far away, is going to give the closer branches a run for first place at the Pittsburgh rally? Hats are off to County President A. H. Brownell? Follow his leading and break all records. WANTED- —-2,500 Endeavorers are wanted at the Dig mass inciting in Second Reformed Church on next Tuesday evening. Local -societies are urged to send the number of En deavors and name-of society expected to attend the evening meeting, to Charles R. Hartley, Beilvue road, Harrisburg. Nagle St. Church of God Officers to Be Installed -On Sunday evening, the Rev. S. (5. Yahn, D. D., editor of "The Church Advocate," wil linstal the newly elected ocicers of the Nagle Street Church of God, which are as follows: Elders, W. H. Maxwell, Benjamin F. Smith, Robert Cooper, and Joshua„Charles. Deacons and deaconnesses, George Dickey, Wil liam Bumbaugh, William H. Fry, Howard C. Nitohman, Mrs. Kate Niess and Mrs. Frank Shustcr. Dr. Yahn wil lalso deliver the sermon of the evening. Music in the Churches ST. STEPHEN'S EPISCOPAL 11 .A. M. —Processional hymn, "Praise My Soul the King of Heaven:" "Venite," Randall; "Te Deum," Loveday; "Benedletus," Aid rich; anthem, "God Who At Sundry Times," Stewart: recessional hymn, "God of Our Father's." 7.50 P. M. —Processional hymn, "Rejoice the Lord Is King;" "Magni ficat," Smart; "Nunc Dimittis," Round; organ, "Cantablle," Demar est; duet, "I Waited For the Lord," Mendeltytohn, Merrill Shepherd and Ross Paul; anthem, "Ascribe Unto the Lord," Blair; recessional hymn, "Oh, Worship the King." PINE ST. PRESBYTERIAN Morning—"Adagio," (Sonata IX), Merkel; anthem, "Hear Met O Lord," Schunrz; offertory, "At the Church," Borodin: solo. "Weary of Earth," J. M. Couord, Mrs. Sanders; postlude, "Postlude in D Major," Dubois. Evening Prelude, "From the Southland," H. V. Gaul: anthem, "O For a Closer Walk With God," Fos ter; offertory, "Meditation," Le malgre; quartet, "War Vesper," Net ten; postlude, "Offertory in F," AVely. REFORMED SALEM Morning—"Fantasia in F Minor," Goss-Custard; "To Deum in E Flat," Lansing; tenor solo, "Remember Now Thy Creator," Dudley Buck, Franklin G. Williams. Evening— 'Nocturne In F Minor," Chopin-Faulkes; anthem, "Blessed Are the Merciful," Miles. MARKET SQ. PRESBYTERIAN Morning—Prelude, "Jerusalem the Golden," Sparks; offertory, ''"O God, Thou Holy Lord," Bach; postlude, "Finale in G Major," Letebure*Wely. Evening—Prelude, "Grand X'hoeur in A Major," Kinder: bass solo, "The Pelgrim," Davies, Gwilym Watkins; offertory, "Autum Memories," Dig gle; postlude, Psalm tune, "The Old liundreth," Harvey Grace. CHRIST LUTHERAN Morning—Memorial service "Hymn of Meurnlng," Glen Carle, written after a Swedish folk melody; "A Prayer," H. Engelman. Evening—Contralto solo, "God Be With Our Boys To-night," Miss Brehm. AUf.SBLRG LUTHERAN •Morning Prelude, "Andante," Merkel; anthem, "Lift Up Your Heads," Hanscome; offertory, "Pas torale," Flager; soprano solo, select ed, Miss Ida Frock; postlude, "Grand Chorus," Dubois. Evening—Prelude, "Funeral March and Hymn of the Seraphs," Gull mant: soprano solo, "How Lovely Are Thy Dwellings," Triddie, Mrs. Keeney; offertory, "Intermezzo," Delibesi-Shelley; male chorus; post lude, "Doric Fuge," J. S. Bach. H-AJRRL3BURG TELEGRAPH: C. E. CAMPAIGN AT SIXTH STREET Plan to Knlist Many Members ; in Drive; "Y" Workers Will Talk , The Christian Endeavor Society of! the Sixth Street United Brethren | Church will conduct a seven-day j 'membership campaign December 1 to 8. There will be a special service j held Sunday, December 1, at which time a class of intermediate Chris- [ thin Endeavor members will grad uate into the senior Christian Endea- | vor Society. Professor J. V. Kob will speak service. Wednesday, December 4, the so- I ciely will have charge of the mid- j week prayer service. Christian Zecher, a front line Christian Endea- i vor worker from Lancaster, will speak on 'The Second Coming of j Jesus." He has made a special j study of this all important subject, j is a pleasing speaker, and will deal with this subject from the viewpoint of many leading writers. Thursduy, December 5, a union rally service will be held in the' main church auditorium with St. I Matthew's Lutheran, St. John's He- j formed, and Camp Curjjn Methodist! Episcopal Churches. Charles W. j I Sayres, better known as "Pop" | Sayres, boys' work secretary of the i j Lancaster Y. M. C. A., will be the I speaker. Mr. Sayres recently re-j | turned from front line service In I j France, will bring " ! a message from i 'over there.'" tie was "over the top" wjth the boys, was wounded | and shell shocked and is there fore in a position to give us some idea of what our boys went through to bring victory and peuce to all the nations of the earth. He is a 1 strong speaker, so bring your friends land your 'friends' friends to hear | him. Sunday, December 8, the closing | doy of the campaign, a special ser vice lias been planned. All new • members will be received into Chris- | tian Endeavor fellowship. There will ! be special music at all services. j There are seven teams in the Held ! all. hustling and already report many j new members. The following are | the captuins: Team No. 1, Miss Maud Goodyear; team No. 2, Miss, Margaret McCurdy; team No. 3, | Ralph Fitting; team No. 4. V. M. ; team No. 5, C. E. McCaslin; team No. ti, Penrose Hoover; team No. 7, Mrs. M. Barbour. ZION LUTHERAN IS VERY BUSY Pastor Will Discuss Lutheran; Merger at Morning * Services To-morrow will be a busy day in Zion Lutheran Church, the Rev. S. Winfield Herman, pastor. The United Lutheran Church in America having been formed in New York, during' the past week, the theme for the morning sermon will be "The United Lutheran Church and Its Program For the Kingdom of God." The rally Day in the various departments of the Sunday school will be held in tlie afternoon with a special offer ing tor the pastors' fund. The even ing service will be a "victory and peace" service with sermon and mu sic appropriate. Those who rejoice in victory for a righteous cause and are interested in some of the prob lems have been invited to uttend. On Monday evening the Men of Zion Brotherhood will hear reports from the brotherhood , convention convened in New York last* week. Thanksgiving services will be held; on Thursday morning at 10 o'clock with special address and music. Those who have no church home or whose churches have no service j have been most heartily invited to j worship in Zion. Harrisburg Churchmen Honored by Lutherans la the election of the new boards | to direct the affairs of the United j Lutheran church in America the fol lowing Harrisburg pastors and prom inent laymen were honored: Charles A. Kunkel, of Zion Lutheran, and the Rev. Manges to the Foreign Mis sion Board; the Rev. Markward to the Home Mission and Church Ex tension Board; Mi. E. G. Hoover, of Memorial, Dr. ("roll Keller and the Rev. Herman, of Zion. to the Board of Publication; Dr. C. R. Phillipps, of Bethlehem, to the Inner Mission Board; the Rev. Dr. Hanson, of Mes siah, to the West Indies and Slav- Hungarian Mission Boards; the Rev. Herman to the Sunday School Board. Installation of Elders at Pine Street Presbyterian At the Pine Street Presbyterian j Church Sunday morning Dr. L. S. | Mudge will preach on the "New Era" j into which have entered. Mrs. San ders will sing a solo. "Weary of Earth" by J. M. Couard. The newly elected Ruling Elders, Ramsey A. Black, Henry It. Douglas, Harry W. Keeny, J. Frank Palmer Nicholas Tack will be ordained and Installed at this service. In the evening Dr. Mudge will de liver the third sermon in the current series "Sword Sermons" on war topics j for war times. The sermon for Sun- | day evening will be "Battling With | Borrowed Swords." Memorial Services For Influenza Victims | In order that further recognition may be given the members of the Augsburg Lutheran Church, who died during the epidemic, a memorial ser vice, will be held in honor of them, j on Sunday evening at 7.30 o'clock, to which all of the relatives and friends have been cordially Invited. The pastor will speak on the subject: "The Christian's Comfort." In the morning the subject will be. "The Christian's Fearless Confession." A Post Rally Day program will be ren dered at 2 o'clock In the Sunday school.. , " Two hundred miles of .the Rhine shown In a double page panorama will be given FREE with every copy of next Sunday's New York Sunday AMERICAN, the day before the 1 scheduled occupation of the Rhine , cities by the American forces. Church Directory PRISSBVMSRIAIt Market Square—The Rev. George Edward Hawes, pastor; the Rev. Howard Rogers, assistant pastor. It, Morning worship; 7.30, Sacrament of the Lord's Supper, "Religion Has a Value". • Olivet—lo.3o, preaching by the Rev. James Batten MaeClure, "The Holy Spirit, Resisted, Grieved, Quenched"; 2, Sunday-school and Adult Bible Classes; 7.30, Evangelistic Service preceded by Song Service by the choir, (Stough books will be used.) Bethany—The Rev. John M. War den. 7.30, "Which Shall We Believe, Bod or Man"; 9, Sunday-school. Westminster—The Rev. R. 11. Tay lor, of Hershey, will occupy the pul pit both morning and evening by appointment of Carlisle Presbytery. 10.30 and 7.30, preaching; 1.45. Sun day-school; 6.45, Christian Endeavor. Midweek Prayer Service, Wednesday evening at 7.45. Paxton—The Rev. Harry B. King. 11 and 7.30, preaching; 10, Sunday school. Covenant—The Rev. Harvey Klaer. 10.30, "The Christian's Victory Walk": 7.30, "Prayer in the Name of Chlrst"; 2, Sunday-school. Immanuel—The. Rev. 11. Everett Ilallman. 10, "The Preaching of the King", the Sacrament of Infant Bap tism; 11.15, Sunday-school; 7.30, preaching. Pine Street-—The Rev. 11. H. Bald win. 10.30, "The New Era"; 7.30, "Battling With Borrowed Swords", 1.40, Sunday-school. Division Street —The Rev. H. 11. Baldwin. 3, Sunday-school; 7.45, "An Instinct Man". Camp Hill—The Rev. H. A. Ketch ledge. 11, "Sacraments of Baptism and' the Lord's Supper"; 7.30, "Stere optican Sermon, Jesus the Lord"; 9.45, Suttday-school. Capital Street—The Rev. Beuward. 10.45, "Trial and Triumph ot Faith"; 7.30, Communion Service; 12.15, Sun day-school. METHODIST Ridge Avenue —The Rev. H. R. Ben der. Morning, "Temple Worship"; evening, "Christian Courtesy"; 10, Sunday-school. Epworth—The Rev. J. F. \5. Dea con. 11 "Stewardship of Property"; 7.30. "Making a New Start"; 10, Sun day-school. Saint Paul—The Rev. William Moses. 10.30 and 7.30, preaching; 1.45, Sunday-school. Riverside—The Rev. Chas. F. Berk heimer. 10.30, "Unconditional Sur render"; 2, Sunday-school. West Falrview —The Rev. Chas. F. Berkheimer. 7.30, preaching; 1-30. Sunday-school. Fifth Street—The Rev. Edwin A. Pyles. 10.30, "The Ownership and Lordship of Jesus"; 7.30, "Our Ac eountability"; 2, Sunday-school (Rally Day ). Camp Curtin Memorial —-The Rev. J. H. Mortimer. 10.30, Communion; 7.30, Communion, "The Grasshopper Division" vs. The "Rainbow Divi sion"; 2, Sunday-school. Camp Mill—The Rev. Joseph E. Brenneman, 11, "The Stewardship of Prayer"; 7.30, "The Cares of Life"; 9.45, Sunday-school. Grace —The Rev. Robert Bagnell. 10.30, "Spiritual Reciprocity"; 7.30, "Moral and Spiritual Values of tlie War". EPISCOPAL St. Pauls —The Rev. Floyd Apple ton. 8. service; 11, service, and ser mon; 8, the Rev. J. P. Virgin will speak on "Work of Boy Scouts; 2.30, Sunday-school. St. Stephen—The Rev. Rullen A. Sawyer. 8, Holy Communion; 10, Sunday-school; 11, Morning Prayer, "Put Up the Sword"; 7.30, Evening Prayer, "The Beauty of Holiness". St. Augjistines The Rev. W ill ouglibv M. Parchment. 11, Matins and Sermon'by Mr. F. B. Dickinson. There will be no evening service. LUTHERAN Messiah—The Rev. Henry W. A. Hanson. D. D. 10.30, Holy Conimun- Who Wield the Spade"; 2, Sunday ion, 7.30, Holy Communion, "Those school. . _. ... Calvary—Tlie Rev. Edward _ 11. Paar. 11, "Comforting Hope"; 7.30, "The Coming Day of God"; 10, Sun day-school. Memorial—The Rev. L. C. Manges. 10.30, "The Judgment of the Nations ; 7.30,' "Peace"; 2. Sunday-school, (Rally Day). . Church of the Redeemer—The Rev. Myrone E. Shafer. Morning, "Should We Pray for tlie Germans": evening, "The God the World Desires". Augsburg—The Rev. A. M. Stainets. 10.30, "The Christian's Fearless Con fession"; 7.30. "The Christian's Com fort"; 2, Sunday-school. Bethlehem-— I The Rev. J. Bradley Markward. 10.30. Holy Communion and Reception of new members; 7.30, Holv Communion. Reception of new members and address; 1.45, Sunday school. _ , , Holy Communion —Tlie Rev. John Henry Miller. 10.45, "Tlie Parable of the Pounds"; 7.30, "Moral I'acts , 9.30, Sunday-school. Trinity—Tho Rev. R. L. Meisen helder. 10.30, Sermon and Prepara tory Services; 2, Sunday-school; 7.30, Sermon and Communion. Zion— The Rev. S. W, Herman, D. D. 10.30 "The United Lutheran Church and Its Program"; 7.30, "Victory and Peace"; 1.45, Sunday-school. Saint Matthews —The Rev. E. E. Snvder. 11, "The Church of Tomor row": 7.30, "The Jesus of History"; 9.45, Sunday-school. „ r , , Trinity —The Rev. E. D. W elgle. 10.30 "Fellow-workers with God"; 7 30 ' "The Judge Upon His Throne"; 9.30, Sunday-school. CHURCH OF GOD Fourth Street—The Kev. AVilltam N Yates pastor, will preach at 10.30 on "Should All Christian Denomina tions Unite?" and ut 7.30 on lhe Bible Basis For Church Union. Sunday school at 1.40. Green Street —The Re\. H. 8- Hershey, pastor. 10.30, Christ s M?ghty Power." 7.30, "The Friend ship of Christ." Sunday school at 2 Pleasant View—The Rev. George W Harper, pastor. Sunday school ut 945 10 45, "Strength For Every Day';" 7.30, "Do We Count Our Ul Nagie ß Street—The Rev. Elmer E. Kauffman. pastor, will preach at 10 30 "The Seventh Commandment, and ait 7.30 Dr. S. G. Yahn will deliv er the sermon. There will be an in stallation of officers at the evening service conducted by the Rev. S. G. Yahn, editor of the Church Advo 'unglcstown—Sunday school at 9.30. Preaching at 7. A thanksgiving sermon by the pastor. Progress —Sunday school at 9.30. 10.30 election of church officers at the close of this service. Maclay Street —The Rev. William S Houck, pnstor, will preach at 11, ■•God's Will in Our National and Private Lives," and at 7.30, "Heirs ; of Hell to Sons of God." Sunday school at 9.30. Rally Day service. BAPTIST First —The Rev. William J. Lock- ' hart, pastor, will preach at 10.30, j "The Message bf the Thirty-third j Psalm." Sunduy school at 11.45. At | 3.30 the Rev. George L. Abrich, of i Bethlehem, on "The Patmos Vision j of Christ," and at 7.30 on "Kept Out I of the Tribulation." Second—The Rev. Albert Joslah i Greene, pastor, will preach at 10.30, ; a. m. and 7.30 p. m. Sunday school at 12. St. Paul—Tlyi Rev. E. Luther Cun ningham, pastor, will preach at 10.30, "The New Earth." and at 7.30, "Yet There Is Room." Sunday school at 12.30. Tabernacle —The Rev. Millard Os- ' more Pelree, pastor, will preach at i 11, "Taking Jesus in His Fullness,", and at 7.30, "What the Yielded Life Brings." Sunday school at 9.45. Market. Street —The Rev. W. S. Dunlap, pastor. 10.30, the Rev. H. B. Baldwin will preach. 11.30, Sunday school session. 7.30 the Rev. E. It. Worrell will deliver an address on one of the vital questions of our day. UNITED BRETHREN State—The Rev. H. F. Khoad, pas tor, will preach at 10.45, "Our Con ception of God," and at 7.30 Mrs. Oliver Fridy, of Mountville. will speak at the woman's day services. Sunday school at 9.30. Sixth—The Rev. J. Owen Jones, pastor, will preach at 10.30, "The Bread of Life," and at 7.30, ."Our Highest Joy." Sunday school at 1.40. Praise service at 9.45 a. m. New Cumberland —The Rev. A. R. Ayres, pastor, will preach at 10.30. Memorial service for hero William Nauss, who was killed in battle somewhere in France, and at. 7 p. m. "Thft Importance and Necessity of Prayer," Sunday school at 9.30. Enola—lo.3o, "Looking to Jesus." 7.30, evangelistic services, subject, "The Wisdom of Soul Winning." I i Otterbein—The Rev. S. Edwin I I Rupp. 10.30, "Home Mission Fields." I 7.30, "The Comforter." Sunday , j school at 2. j St. Paul's, Wormleysburg—The j ! Rev. A. 11. Mower, pastor, will j ! preach at 10.45, "Divine Commis- I slon," and at 7.30, "Revivals." Sun- I day school at 9.30. First—Tlie Rev. \V. E. Daugh ! erty, pastor, will preach at 10.30, | "An Appeal to Our Thanksgiving," . and at 7.30, "The Seasons of Grace." | Sunday school at 1.4 5. REFORMED Fourth —The Rev. Homer Skyles j May, pastor, will preach at 10.45, "Long Life and Peace, Shull Thou j Add to Thee," and at 7.30, "Time for j War and Time for Peace." Sunday | school at 9.3b. , Second—The Rev. Alfred N. j Sayres. pastor, will preach at 10.30, ! "For God anil Country." Service in ; honor of our soldiers and sailors, anil ' at 7.3 0, Dr. Ellis N. Kremer will i preach. Sunday school at 1.45. Reformed Salem—The Rev. Ellis ' N. Kleiner, pastor will preach at 11. ' 7.30, tlie Rev. Alfred N. Sayers will I preach. Sunday school at 9.45. MISCELLANEOUS Christian Science—Subject, "Soul I and Body," morning at 11 and even- ' ing at 7.30. Sunday school at 11. j Testimonial meeting Wednesday at | 8. Free reading room, Kunkcl build- > ing, 11.30 to 5 daily. Bethesda Mission—John Fulton, ! superintendent. Meetings every I night at 8. i Church of the Brethren, Hummel Street—Tlie Rev. William K. Conner, I pastor, will preach at 11, "Grieve Not the Holy Spirit," and at 7.30, "Camped in the Midst of Angels." Sunday school at 9.45. Reformed Mennonlte, Kin mini's Hall. —The Rev. John J. Miller, pastor, will preach ut 10.30. A. >l. 10. Bethel—The Rev. 11. H. Cooper. l 10.30, "Apostolic Preaching"; 7.45,1 short sermons by Assistant Clergy, j Choir will render suitable music un- ' tier direction of Prof. W. H. Bond. ' Jr. UNITED EVANGELICAL Harris Street—9.3o, Sunday- 1 school; 10,30, preaching; 6.30, C. E. ! Thanksgiving Service; 7.30, "Foreign ' Mission Rally". Harris Street—The Rev. A. E. j Hanger. 9.30, Sunday-school; 10.45, ' Way . RALLY SERVICE The Sunday school rally of the Riverside M. E. Churcft, will be held this Sunday at 2 o'clock. A special | patriotic program has been arrang- | ed. An address wilt be made by a prominent speaker. UNION SERVICES The five United Brethren Church- I es of the city, will unite in a Union j Thanksgiving service on Thursday j morning at 10 o'clock in the State | street church. The Rev. J. O. Jones, the pastor of the Sixth Street United Brethren Church will preach ' the sermon. THANKSGIVING SERVICE I There will be special Thanksgiving j nnd evangelistic services in the Bethel of the Green Street Church of God every evening next week with the exception of Saturduy evening. A Thanksgiving service will be held Thursday morning at 10 o'clock. I The Rev. G. W. Harper will deliver ! the sermon. PEN BROOK SERVICES Church services at the Penbrook j Church of God to-morrow will in- i elude Sunday school at 9.30 a. m. j and preaching ut 10.30 by the pas- ! tor, the Kev. S. N. Good, subject, l "Thanksgiving." Christian Endeavor Society will hold its meeting at 6.40 | p. m. and the evening service, with ; preaching by the pastor will be ut i 7.30, subject, "How Can We Obtain ! Larger Blessings?" Thank Offering at Park Street Evangelical Church Of unusual significance and inter est is the series of Thank offering services held each year In Park Street United Evangelical Church by the Woman's Home and Foreign Mis sionary Society, the Young People's Missionary Society and the Mission band, when members and friends j bring in their "Thank offerings" for Foreign Missions. The Woman's Services come first this year as usual and will be held Sunday evening, November 24. The Rev. B. H. Wlebel, corresponding secretary of the missionary society, being thij speaker. Dr. Wlebel will have for Ills subject, "The World Task of Missions and Our Respon sibility." It Is confidently expected that the offering will go "over the top." At the 10.45 services the pastor j will preach on "When God Put Him- j self in the Wny." Use McNeil's Pain Exterminator—Ad ' NOVEMBER 23, 1918 SUNSHINE MAN AT STEVENS M.E. Interesting Services Promised For Tomorrow at Live Methodist Church There is to be a real sunshine ser vice for the people who at tend tlie Stevens Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church, Thirteenth and Vernon streets, to-morrow evening at 7.30 o'clock. Rogers of the Blue Hills—the Sunshine Man—is sched uled to speak. Will Rogers, of Saint Louis, puts rainbows in the clouds and turns war tears into streams of sunshine and laughter. He trans forms stern countenances into beam ing pictures of happiness. His theme for Sunday night will be very time ly. Dr. Smucker has been informed "'at Is to speak on "our peace song. For the third lime Corporal Humphrey J. Roberts, the noted Welsh singer, of New Yory City, will appear on the musical program. .He has intimated to the minister that a number of musical surprises are VK I• SUVTERLA.X CITU | ( Sunday, November 24, 1918 '! § ||| Preacher, REV. L. S. MUDGE, D. D. f Pastor | 10.30 A.M. . | | ||| "The New Era" f j | V;: j.S Ordination and I installation of Huling Killers 111 7.30 P.M. || Battling With Borrowed Swords" Tliiril .Sermon in "Sword" Series • $ Si & i § WE EXTEM) A SPECIAL INVITATION TO § % Pj A SOI.DIKKS. SAII.OKS ANI) STKANGEKS lw if \S WKI.I, AS TO OI K MANY I KIKNDS /sf Concert Company AT THE • Fifth St. Methodist Episcopal Church Corner Fifth and Granite Streets Sunday, 2 P. M.—Rally Day in the Sunday School ALL FRIENDS ARE INVITED—ALL MEMBERS OF THE SCHOOL EXPECTED —STRANGERS WELCOME Sermon, 10.30 a. m., "The Ownership and Lordship of Jesus" Evening Subject, "Our Accountability" I Service Every Evening During the Week Except Saturday ~ Christ Lutheran Church THIRTEENTH AND THOMPSON STREETS THOS. REISCH, 1). 1)., PASTOR A Day Full of Interest for Christ Lutheran Chinch and Community At 10.30 a. in. the Congregation Will Witness the Baptism of Children and Listen to a Memorial Herman—Subject, "Is Death the End?" "Recruiting Day" in the Sunday School at 2 P. M. I)r. Ilaives Will Speak—Buglers And Musicians Will Furnish Music llear the Sermon at the Evening Service. 7.3o—Subject "A Laughing God" "Thtf Church With The Chimes" zs Zion's Important Sunday Services THREE great bodies of Lutheran Churches were consolidated in New York last week for more effective Christinas work. Dr. Herman has just re turned from the great New York meeting and will give an outline at 10.30 a. in. of the program of the "United Lutheran Church in America." It is your duty, as a Lutheran, to attend church tomorrow morning and hear the reason for the merger of our churches. It's important that you know. Rally Day All Sunday School records are expected to lie broken tomorrow afternoon. Because of the influ enza epidemic, Rally Day was postponed five weeks. This enforced rest should permit you to more regu larly attend Sunday School. Resolve to be present each Sabbath. Bring several of your friends. Victory Celebration The teachings of our blessed Saviour have en dured. God has defeated the plan of the Evil One to substitute the sword for the Bible. We will cele brate our glorious victory tomorrow evening at 7.30 p. m. Patriotic music by the choir. Everybody will lie given a friendly welcome—especially our sol dier boys. t Zion Lutheran Church South Fourth St., below Market l>r. S. W. Herman, Pastor booked for tbla third number of the eppcinl serial to be given to-morrow evening. Dr. Clayton Albert Smucker Is to deliver a timely address at the morn ing preaching service, 11.15 o'clock. The Sunday school will meet to-mor row at 10 a. m. A stirring entertainment for the second number of the Capital City Lyceum Course is to be. given Mon day evening, at 8.15 o'clock, in the Stevens Memorial Church. Will Rogers Is the artist. He has a sub ject—one full of humor and bright ness—"The Real Heart of Humanity Hidden Beneath the Masks' of the t- Work-a-I'ay World." Tenth Anniversary of S. S. to Be Celebrated Tomorrow The Trinity United Evangelical Sunday school will' observe its 10th anniversary Sunday with special ser vices in Sunday school. K. L. C. E. , and church. A program has been arranged which includes the Misses Irene Albert and Pauline Trumpfeller, from Albright College, Myerstown, who will slug. An invitation has been extended to the public to be present at any or all of these services. Sunday school, 2 p. m.