The Roseville United Methodist Church Kids’ eXpress held an Advent Night at the church on Dec. 5 with craft activities centered around the theme of hope, joy, love and peace. A meal was provided.

Maeve Katherine McMullen was baptized on Dec. 19 during the 7:45 a.m. church service at the Roseville United Methodist Church. Maeve is the daughter of Brandon and Katherine Kasper McMullen. Everyone was blessed when Katherine’s sister, Sara Shovlin sang a beautiful solo.

Visiting Ken and Daisy Hicks recently was their daughter-in-law Mary Hicks from Florida.

Congratulations to Brent Burleigh from Roseville, a recipient of an Outstanding All Star Award presented by Tioga Publishing Co. Brent is the son of Kipper and Darlene Burleigh.

Several from our area attended the Christmas concert “Love Has Come” at the Austinville Union Church on Dec 9. It was a wonderful performance coordinated by Glorianne Dziuba from Roseville. Guest musician, Sean Andres, a MU music/business major from Tunkhannock played their Deagan vibraharp.

Happy birthday wishes go to Laurie Kasper on Dec. 19.

Prayers are needed for Ken Eighmey injured in a fall, Judy Smith (sister of Brenda Husted) broken ankle, Ken Powlison recovering from by-pass heart surgery, Bev Wilcox, Doug Pratt with bladder cancer, Wendell McClure, Donna Doughty and Susie Mease with shingles.

Mainesburg United Methodist Church Adult Christmas Party is Dec. 15 at 6 p.m. Please bring a dish to pass and $10 per person wrapped gift for the “game” Dec. 16 is the Roseville United Methodist Church Candlelight Service at 7 p.m. Spend your weekend having fun and hearing some joyous Christmas music.