Area religious activities

Adirondack Baptist Church

Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; morning worship, 10:15 a.m.; evening worship, 6 p.m.

Thursday: Evening at SAC Campground, 7 p.m.

Baptist Church of Northville

Sunday: Sunday school for all ages, 8:45 a.m.; communion worship service with Pastor Andrew Larson preaching (service is live streamed at www.baptistchurchofnorthville.org), 10 a.m.; baptismal service at Alter Whittaker beach, 6 p.m.

Monday: Deacon board meeting, 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday: Ladies craft, 10:30 a.m.; deaconess meeting, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday: Walking for Wellness, 6 p.m.; prayer and praise service, 7 p.m.

For more information on all the church’s activities or directions to the church, check out the church’s website at www.baptistchurchofnorthville.org or call the church office at (518) 863-8001.

Believers Family Church, Johnstown

Sunday: Praise and worship service, 10 a.m.; children’s church, 10:30 a.m.; Hebrew’s Cafe, 11:30 a.m.

Tuesday: Corporate prayer, 10 a.m.; Bible study, 7 p.m.

Bleecker Community Church

Sunday: Sunday service with Audie Miller, certified lay pastor, 9 a.m. Serene Wheeler will be the pianist.

Bleecker Street Church of Christ, Gloversville

Sunday: Church worship service, 11 a.m.; children ministry, 11:15 a.m.

Wednesday: Church worship service, 10 a.m.; Bible study, 6 p.m.

Broadalbin United Methodist Church

Sunday: This Sunday’s worship will be led by Caitlyn Tambasco, 11 a.m.; coffee hour follows worship.

Monday: Ecumenical food pantry open, 3:30 to 5 p.m.

Wednesday: Ecumenical food pantry open, 9:30 to 11 a.m.

Aug. 25: Worship service will be held at McMurray’s Boat Livery, Lake Hill Road, Broadalbin, 10 a.m. Bring own lawn chair. There will be transportation provided golf cart style from the parking area to the service. If it rains, the service will be at the First Presbyterian Church, 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome.

Caroga Chapel, Caroga Lake

Sunday: Hymn sing, 10:15 a.m.; worship service led by the Rev. Karen Patterson, former pastor of Fonda Reformed Church and chaplain of St. Mary’s Hospital,10:30 a.m. Music will be provided by Don Shearer.

Church of the Holy Spirit, Gloversville

Today: Confessions, 3:15 to 3:45 p.m.; Mass, 4 p.m.

Sunday: Mass, 11:30 a.m.

Monday: No daily Mass.

Tuesday: No daily Mass.

Wednesday: Mass, 8:30 a.m.

Thursday: Mass, 8:30 a.m.

Friday: Mass, 8:30 a.m.; Friday’s Table.

Covenant Orthodox Presbyterian Church, Amsterdam

Sunday: Morning worship service with message by Pastor Tim Gregson, 9:30 a.m. Nursery care is available for ages 0-5. Sunday school for all ages, 11:15 a.m.; vespers — call for location, 6 p.m.

Home prayer meetings vary during the week — call for times and locations.

Edinburg United Methodist Church

Sunday: Service, 9 a.m.; fellowship, 10 a.m.

First Baptist Church of Amsterdam

Sunday: Separate Sunday school classes for men and women and teens to twenties Sunday school class, both 9 a.m.; worship service, 9:50 a.m. Memory verse for August: Romans 6:23. Message: Corinthians 5: 9-13 “What’s The Big Deal”(part three Separation). Church picnic at Pastor Bill Pitcher’s house after the service.

Monday: Mondays for men class will be held at Sacandaga Bible Conference, 8:30 a.m.

Tuesday: Pastor’s office hours, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. — others by appointment.

Wednesday: Prayer and Bible study, 6:45 p.m.

Friday: Youth program hours through end of August, 6 to 7 p.m.

First Baptist Church of Johnstown

Sunday: Worship service and junior church, 10 a.m.; Sunday school for all ages, 11 a.m.

Wednesday: Bible study, 7 p.m.

Nursery is available at all services.

First Congregational United Church of Christ, Gloversville

Sunday: Church picnic at the home of Ann Reffue and Buzz Bassette — carpooling from the church, 11:30 a.m.

Monday: Bible study, 6 p.m.

Tuesday: Captain Youth Program, 1:30 to 5 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church of Broadalbin

Sunday: Worship service will be led by the Rev. Linda Martin, 9 a.m.

Tuesday: Service at Sandford Home, 10 a.m.

Wednesday: Bible study at Petoff Gardens led by Don Boutelle in lower building, 3 p.m.

Aug. 25: Worship service at McMurray’s Boat Livery, 258 Lakeview Road, Broadalbin. It is a Community Service and all are welcome. Bring your own lawn chair. Golf cart rides will be provided from the parking area to the area where the worship service will take place. If it rains the service will be at the church 10 a.m.

First Presbyterian Church of Johnstown

Sunday: Choir rehearsal, 9 a.m.; nursery, 10 to 11:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.; fellowship and refreshments, 11:30 a.m.

Thursday: Thrift store, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Friday: Thrift store, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

First United Methodist Church of Northville

Sunday: Family Worship Service with Pastor Joyce Royal and Mavis Baldwin, 10:30 a.m.; Youth Sunday School, 10:45 a.m.; Coffee Fellowship, 11:30 a.m.

Monday: Free Lunch, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Church office hours, 12:45 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Tuesday: Church office hours, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday: Church office hours, 12:45 to 4 p.m.; Staff Parish meeting, 4 p.m.

Thursday: Church office hours, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Church office closedMethodist boutique open, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Aug. 24: Methodist boutique open, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Fonda Reformed Church

Sunday: Adult Bible study, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.

Monday: Consistory meeting.

Tuesday: Seniors, 10:30 a.m.; ladies Bible study/walking group, 7 p.m.

Wednesday: Food pantry open, 4:30 to 6 p.m.

Thursday: Food pantry open, noon to 1 p.m.

Friday: Men’s prayer group, 6:15 a.m.

Aug. 24: Early Risers prayer group, 6 a.m.

Foothills United Methodist Church, Gloversville

Sunday: Summer worship service, 10 a.m.; coffee hour in Adirondack Room, both 11 a.m.

Tuesday: Bible study with David Truscott, 6 p.m.

Aug. 25: Summer worship service, 10 a.m.; coffee hour in Adirondack Room, 11 a.m.

Free Methodist Church Center of Hope, Gloversville

The following are all at the 33 Bleecker St. location.

Tuesday: Food Outreach, 4 to 6 p.m.

Wednesday: Food Outreach, 9 to 11 a.m.

Free Methodist Church, Gloversville

The following are at the Phelps Street location.

Sunday: Worship, 9 a.m.; worship with child and youth classes offered, 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday: Food outreach, 4 to 6 p.m.

Grace Lutheran Church, Johnstown

Sunday: Worship with Holy Communion, 9:15 a.m. The Rev. R.W. Williams will be presiding.

Monday: Worship service broadcast on Cable Channel 1301, 5 p.m.

Tuesday: Quilt group, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Friday: 4-H meeting, 6 to 8 p.m.

Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Johnstown

Today: Reconciliation each Saturday at Holy Spirit Church, Gloversville, 3:15 to 3:45 p.m.

Sunday: Masses, 8 and 10 a.m.

Tuesday: Daily Mass at Holy Trinity Church, 8:30 a.m.

Wednesday: Daily Mass at Holy Trinity Church, 8:30 a.m.; Wednesday devotions at Holy Trinity Church, 3 p.m.

Thursday: Daily Mass at Holy Spirit, 8:30 a.m.

Friday: Daily Mass at Holy Spirit, 8:30 a.m.

Johnstown Church of Christ

Sunday: Bible study, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.

Wednesday: Bible study, 7 p.m.

Johnstown Church of the Nazarene

Sunday: Services, 10 and 11 a.m.

Johnstown Reformed Church

Sunday: Worship service with guest speaker, Heather Kramer, 10 a.m.

Kingsboro Assembly of God, Gloversville

Sunday: Worship, 10:30 a.m. Nursery care and children’s church provided.

Wednesday: Corporate prayer, 6:30 p.m.; youth group for grades 7-12, 6:30 to 8 p.m.; adult Bible study, 7 p.m.

Life Christian Center, Johnstown

Sunday: Pre-service prayer, 9 a.m.; service, 10 a.m.

Wednesday: Bible study online Facebook: William Emmons, 10 a.m.; prayer, 7 p.m.

Friday: The third week monthly — prayer watch, starts at 4 p.m.

Mayfield Central Presbyterian Church

Sunday: Hymn sing, 9 a.m.; worship, 9:15 a.m.; fellowship, 10:15 a.m.

Tuesday: Food pantry, 12:30 to 3 p.m.

Thursday: Needleworkers, noon.

Mayfield United Methodist Church

Sunday: Choir rehearsal — summer hiatus; worship service, 11 a.m.; Sunday school — summer hiatus; fellowship time, noon.

Tuesday: Thrift shop, 6 to 8 p.m.

Aug. 24: Thrift shop, 9 to 11 a.m.

New Beginnings Bible Church, Canajoharie

Sunday: Adult Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; worship service, 10:30 a.m.

New Covenant Community Church, Johnstown

Sunday: Service, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Thursday: Bible study and prayer meeting, 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Northampton United Methodist Church at Fish House

Sunday: Choir rehearsal — summer hiatus; worship service, 9 a.m.; Sunday school — summer hiatus.

North Bush United Methodist Church, Caroga Lake

Sunday: Sunday service with Pastor Ron Talbott, 9 a.m.; followed by coffee hour.

North Main Street United Methodist Church, Gloversville

Sunday: Family worship service, 10:30 a.m.; youth Sunday school, 10:45 a.m.; coffee fellowship, 11:30 a.m.

Monday: Food pantry, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Monday free lunch, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; church office hours, 12:45 to 4 p.m.

Tuesday: Church office hours, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday: Church office hours, 12:45 to 4 p.m.; staff parish meeting, 4 to 6 p.m.

Thursday: Church office hours, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Friday: Church office closed.

Northville United Presbyterian Church

Sunday: Worship with Pastor Rebecca Putman at Bachellerville Church, 906 S. Shore Road, 10 a.m. Light refreshments after.

St. Cecilia’s Church, Fonda

Sunday: Mass, 9 a.m.; faith formation, 10 to 11 a.m.

Baptisms by appointment.

Marriage preparation by appointment.

St. Francis of Assisi, Northville

Sunday: Confession, 8 a.m.; Mass, 8:30 a.m.

Tuesday: Mass, 8:30 a.m.

Thursday: Mass, 8:30 a.m.

St. John’s Episcopal Church, Johnstown

Sunday: Holy eucharist, 8 and 10 a.m.; NOAH meal, noon to 1 p.m.; no confirmation class.

Monday: Office hours, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Tuesday: Office hours, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Wednesday: Prayer table, 9 to 10 a.m.; food pantry open, 9 a.m. to noon; office hours, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; no Bible study; Johnstown backback program packing at 1 Church St., 10 a.m.; no service, 12:05 p.m.; food pantry open, 4 to 6 p.m.

Thursday: Office hours, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Friday: Office hours, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

St. Joseph’s Church, Broadalbin

Today: Confession, 3:15 p.m.; Mass, 4 p.m.

Sunday: Mass, 10:30 a.m.

Monday: Mass, 8:30 a.m.

Friday: Mass, 8:30 a.m.

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