Hannah Bingman will appear at the Emmaus Road Cafe in February.


Heritage Baptist Church of Manheim will host an old-fashioned Hymn Sing at 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31, at the Manheim Community Farm Show Exhibition Center, 502 E. Adele Ave.

Every fifth Sunday of the month, the evening church service is a ministry of music. The hymn sing includes a hymn history and a biblical music lesson. Special music will be provided by members of the church. Fellowship will follow the sing. Those with a love for old-time hymns are invited to share in the singing of time-honored music that glorifies the Lord.

For directions or more information, call 560-3761 after 5 p.m. or visit the church’s website at


East Petersburg Mennonite Church, 6279 Main Street in East Petersburg, will host an evening of worship with musician Kevin Bruchert at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31.

Bruchert previously operated a record company and was a touring musician. More recently, he has been known as a producer and co-songwriter.

He previously appeared at the church as part of The Reckless Love Tour in August 2014. He is the worship pastor at Live Oak Christian Church in Bluffton, South Carolina, and is affiliated with Anchor Mission USA.

During this special evening worship gathering, Jeff McLain will also be ordained for ministry at East Petersburg Mennonite Church.

Call 569-9931 for more information.


Singer-songwriter Hannah Bingman will perform at the Emmaus Road Cafe, 1886 Lincoln Highway East Lancaster, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13,

For 14 years, Bingman has been writing and performing her folk/blues compositions at various East Coast venues. She has released three studio albums as well as a live album.

Her most recent album, “Loam,” is fixed in rural agricultural themes and small town roots. Most known for her solo performances, Bingman also plays as part of a blues duo with regional musician Doug McMinn, and performs with a backing band made up of musicians from central Pennsylvania. In 2006, she won the Susquehanna Folk Music Society Songwriting Contest and in 2011 was selected as a Regional Round Finalist in the Mountain Stage New Song Contest.

Admission is free. Emmaus Road Cafe can be contacted at or at 478-3672.


Solanco Bible Church, 166 Oak Bottom Road, Quarryville, will present An Evening with The Skyline Boys, at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12 .

Tickets are $10 per person (children under 12 are free). A love offering will be received.

For more information, contact Liz Hess at or call 278-6787.


The Center for Community Peacemaking will present “Around the Table with Dr. Howard Zehr” at this year’s annual dinner April 28 at Shady Maple Banquet Center, 129 Toddy Drive, East Earl.

Zehr is co-director of the Zehr Institute for Restorative Justice. Tickets can be purchased by visiting the .

Performance at MANHEIM

Steve Taylor & The Danielson Foil will perform at the Manheim Brethren In Christ Church, 54 N. Penryn Road., Manheim, at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9. The concert will be presented by CMI Productions and WJTL.

Tickets can be purchased by calling 459-3701.


The Tide ( global radio ministry, which began in Chambersburg 70 years ago, has begun construction of a new studio in Zimbabwe. The studio, expected to be completed this year, will provide a production venue for additional Christian programming.

Additionally, it will enable The Tide’s partner ministry in Zimbabwe to provide recording and production services, ultimately helping it to become a self-supporting local ministry.

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