TICONDEROGA - The First United Methodist Church in Ticonderoga will observe Ash Wednesday on Feb. 17 with a service in the sanctuary at 7 p.m. The service, conducted by Pastor Scott Tyler will also include the celebration of Communion and the imposition of ashes.
Ash Wednesday starts the Christian season of Lent, which is observed during the 40 days before the celebration of Easter.
A lunch-time Bible study group will meet on Wednesdays in the church fellowship hall, noon to 1 p.m., Feb. 24 through March 24. All are invited to participate and encouraged to bring their own lunch and a Bible.
The regular Sunday morning worship services are held at 8:30 and 10:30. Sunday School for Children meets during the 10:30 service and a coffee/social time follows the service. Pastor Scott Tyler may be reached at 585-7995. More information about the First United Methodist Church in Ticonderoga including the monthly newsletter can be found on the church website: firstname.lastname@example.org.