New Education Director

Stephen von Pfahl has been named director of religious education at Unitarian Universalist Church of Sterling. He earned his master's of divinity degree in 1976.

The church is hosting its first pumpkin launch and smash after the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday. The church is at 1115 W. Church St. For more information, call 703-406-3068.

Aglow Lighthouse Meeting

Sid Roth, president of Messianic Vision, a nationally syndicated religious radio, television and publishing ministry, will be the guest speaker for the October meeting of Leesburg Aglow Lighthouse.

The meeting will be held at the Purcellville Skating Rink on Saturday at 7 p.m. The public is invited.

On Sunday, Roth will be the guest speaker at 10:45 a.m. at Purcellville Assembly of God, 520 East Main St., and at 6 p.m. at Word of Life Assembly of God Church at the Holiday Inn Executive Building on Shaw Road off Sterling Boulevard in Sterling.

Harvest Family Festival

SunRise Community Church will hold a free Harvest Family Festival on Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. at Seldens Landing Elementary School on Route 7. For more information, call 703-728-0420.

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