Area religious activities
Adirondack Baptist Church, Gloversville
Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; morning worship, 10:15 a.m.; pie and praise service, 6 p.m.
Thursday: No service on Thanksgiving.
Baptist Church of Northville
Sunday: Sunday school for all ages, 8:45 a.m.; worship service with Pastor Richard Klueg (service is live streamed at baptistchurchofnorthville.org), 10 a.m.; youth choir at Bcon Corner, 11:15 a.m.; special Alice Conover night — open to the community, 6 p.m.; manup Bible study at Bcon Corner, 7 p.m.
Monday: Ladies Bible study at church, 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.; Bible club for grades K-fifth, 2:45 p.m.; girls Bible study, 8 p.m.
Tuesday: Community Thanksgiving service at the Baptist Church of Northville, with all local churches participating and with the offering going to Bread of Life Food Pantry of Northville, 7 p.m.
For more information on all the church’s activities or directions to the church, check out the church’s website at 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.
Thursday: Thanksgiving holiday.
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: Bible study, 6 p.m.
Broadalbin United Methodist Church
Sunday: Sunday school for children and adults of all ages, 9:30 a.m.; followed by the worship service being led this week by Kaitlyn Tambasco, 11 a.m. Coffee hour follows worship.
Monday: Ecumenical food pantry open 3:30 to 5 p.m.
Thursday: Ecumenical Thanksgiving service, 7 p.m.
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 November: Psalm 131:1. Message: 1 Corinthians 9:19-23 “Free to be….” Dedication of the harvest food collection and Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes. Greening of the church after worship service.
Monday: Mondays for men class, 9 a.m.; pastor’s office hours, noon to 3 p.m. — also available by appointment or in emergency; Amsterdam Rise youth group meets, 6 to 8 p.m.
Wednesday: No prayer and Bible study.
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: Worship, 10 a.m.; communion — deacons after worship.
Monday: Personality and spirituality class, 6 p.m.
Tuesday: Captain Youth Program, 2 to 5 p.m.; hand bell rehearsal, 5:30 p.m.
Thursday: Office closed for Thanksgiving Day; A.A. men’s group, 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 30: Food pantry distribution, 10 to11 a.m.
First Presbyterian Church of Broadalbin
Sunday: Worship led by the Rev. Linda Martin, 10 a.m.; coffee hour follows worship; decorating the sanctuary for Christmas after worship.
Monday: Advent Bible study led by Martin, 6 p.m.
Tuesday: Yoga, 10 a.m.; ecumenical Thanksgiving service at the Broadalbin United Methodist Church, 7 p.m.
Wednesday: Bible study at Petoff Gardens led by Don Boutelle in lower building, 3 p.m. All welcome.
First Presbyterian Church of Johnstown
Sunday: Choir rehearsal, 9 a.m.; nursery, 10 to 11:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.; church school; hanging of the greens, 11:30 a.m.
Thursday: Office closed.
Friday: Thrift store, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Nov. 30: Free community lunch, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
First United Methodist Church of Northville
Sunday: Choir, 10:30 a.m.; worship with Pastor Ron Talbott and Forever Rely on God’s Son Sunday school (FROGS), 11 a.m.
Tuesday: Methodist boutique open, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m.; ecumenical community Thanksgiving service at the church, 111 N. First St., 7 p.m.
Friday: Methodist boutique open, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Nov. 30: Methodist boutique open, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Fonda Reformed Church
Sunday: Adult Bible study and Sunday school, both 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.; coffee hour, 11:45 a.m.
Monday: Mom’s Morning Out, 8:30 a.m.
Tuesday: Seniors, 10:30 a.m.; ladies Bible study, 7 p.m.
Wednesday: Food pantry open, 4:30 to 6 p.m.; praise practice, 7 p.m.
Thursday: Food pantry closed.
Friday: Men’s prayer group, 6:15 a.m.
Nov. 30: Early Risers prayer group, 6 a.m.
Foothills United Methodist Church, Gloversville
Sunday: Praise worship service and choir practice, both 9 a.m.; traditional worship service with children’s time, 10:30 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:45 a.m.; coffee hour in fellowship hall, 11:30 a.m.; youth group, 5 p.m.
Monday: Organization and crafting time, 9 a.m.; Bible study with Cindy VanAllen, 1:30 p.m.; UMW dessert meeting, 6 p.m.; Boy Scouts, 7 p.m.
Tuesday: Bible study with David Truscott, 2 p.m.
Thursday: Office closed for Thanksgiving.
Friday: Office closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Free Methodist Church Center of Hope, Gloversville
The following are all at the 33 Bleecker St. location.
Tuesday: No Food Outreach this week.
Wednesday: No Food Outreach this week and no spiritual formation group.
Free Methodist Church, Gloversville
The following are at the Phelps Street location.
Sunday: Worship, 9 a.m.; worship with nursery, child and youth classes offered, 10:30 a.m.
Grace Lutheran Church, Johnstown
Sunday: Sunday school and confirmation, 9 a.m.; worship with Holy Communion, 10:15 a.m.
Monday: Worship service broadcast on Cable Channel 1301, 5 p.m.
Tuesday: Quilt group, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; bell choir rehearsal, 5:30 p.m.; choir rehearsal, 7 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 Spirit Church, 3 p.m.
Thursday: Thanksgiving Day Mass at Holy Spirit Church, 8:30 a.m.
Friday: Daily Mass at Holy Spirit Church, 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: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship service with Pastor Heather Kramer, 10 a.m.
Wednesday: Choir rehearsal, 12:30 p.m.; Thanksgiving Eve service, 7 p.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.
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: Choir warmup, 9:30 a.m.; Sunday school and worship, 10:30 a.m.; fellowship, 11:45 a.m.
Monday: Bible study, noon; session meeting, 6 p.m.
Tuesday: Bible study, 5 p.m.; choir practice, 6:30 p.m.
Thursday: Thanksgiving holiday.
Mayfield United Methodist Church
Sunday: Worship service, 11 a.m.; fellowship time, noon.
Tuesday: Thrift shop, 6 to 8 p.m.
Nov. 30: 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: Worship service, 9 a.m.
North Bush United Methodist Church, Caroga Lake
Sunday: Worship service with Pastor Ron Talbott, 9 a.m.; followed by coffee hour.
Monday: Choir practice, 6 p.m.
North Main Street United Methodist Church, Gloversville
Sunday: Family worship service, 10:30 a.m.; youth Sunday school, 10:45 a.m.
Monday: 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.
Thursday: Church office closed for Thanksgiving.
Friday: Church office closed.
Northville United Presbyterian Church
Sunday: Morning worship with Pastor Rebecca Putman — includes children’s Sunday school and nursery at the church, 161 Reed Street, 10 a.m. Refreshments available following services.
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.; teen Bible study at the rectory, 6:30 p.m.
Monday: Office hours, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; instead of Wednesday this week (due to the holiday) food pantry open, 9 a.m. to noon and 4 to 6 p.m.
Tuesday: Office hours, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; choir practice, 7 p.m.
Wednesday: Prayer table, 9 to 10 a.m.; office hours, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Bible study at 1 Church St., 10 a.m.; Holy eucharist, 12:05 p.m.
Thursday: Office closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Friday: Office closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
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.