Churches & Synagogues: April 20-26, 2014
The following area houses of worship have submitted calendars for Sunday through April 26.
Any congregation wanting to have its calendar for the week of April 27 through May 3 published in The Ledger April 25 should provide information to the newsroom by 9 a.m. Thursday.
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Updates can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, mailed to PO Box 110, Fairfield 52556 or dropped off at The Ledger office.
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2363 142nd St.
John Benedict, pastor
Sunday: service, 10:30 a.m. Thursday: Bible study, 6:30 p.m.
302 W. Jefferson Ave.
Sunday: worship, 10:30 a.m.
1700 S. Main St.
James Cecil, pastor
Sunday: Easter pancake breakfast, 8 a.m.; Sunday school for all ages, with an Easter egg hunt for children, 9 a.m.; fellowship, with coffee and doughnuts, 9:45 a.m.; worship and teaching, with presentation by children and youth, 10 a.m. Monday-Friday: Fairfield Foursquare Closet “The Free Store,” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday: HELPS, 6 p.m. Wednesday: Wednesday Connection — free meal, kids’ activities, youth activities and adult Bible study, 5:30 p.m.
1209 S. Sixth St.
Len Maselli, pastor
John Wilbur, associate pastor
Sunday: breakfast, 7 a.m.; worship, 8:15 a.m.; no Bible study; worship, with Kids’ Church, 10 a.m. Monday: Kids’ Bible Club, 6:15-7:30 p.m. Tuesday: women’s Bible study, 9:30-11 a.m.; prayer, noon; Life Group, prayer room, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday: prayer, noon and 6 p.m.; youth group, 7 p.m. Thursday: Life Group, prayer room, 2 p.m.
FAITH BAPTIST G.A.R.B.C.
806 W. Fillmore Ave.
Tom Cope, pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.
FAITH CHRISTIAN OUTREACH
200 N. Main St.
Monte Knudsen, senior pastor
Rick and Mary Brecht, lay ministers
Erin Shriver and Jessica Porter, children’s ministries
Sunday: worship, with childcare for ages 6 weeks to 3 years and World Wide Kids for prekindergartners through fifth-graders, 10:30 a.m. Monday-Friday: the Rev. Knudsen on KMCD, 12:45 p.m.
FAITH UNITED METHODIST
304 E. Maple Ave., Libertyville
Beth Bell, pastor
Sunday: Easter breakfast and Easter egg scavenger hunt, 9:15 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.
205 W. Broadway Ave.
Charles Comfort, interim pastor
Chris Paul, youth pastor
Sunday: Sunrise service, Chautauqua Park, bring lawn chairs, service will move to the church if inclement weather, 7 a.m.; coffee and pastries, fellowship hall, 8:15-9 a.m.; Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:15 a.m.; no Awana Club. Wednesday: middle school and high school supper, 5:15 p.m.; middle school youth group, 6:15 p.m.; high school youth group, 6:30 p.m.; adult prayer group and Bible study, 6:30 p.m.; Chancel Choir practice, 8:15 p.m. Thursday: praise team practice, 7 p.m.
FIRST CHRISTIAN (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST)
1905 Junction Road along Highway 1 South
Art Sathoff, pastor
Sunday: Easter offering/Lord’s Cupboard offering; Easter breakfast, 9-10 a.m.; worship, 10:45 a.m. Wednesday: Bible study, 6 p.m.
FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE
201 N. Fifth St.
Howard W. Innis, pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday: meal, followed by Bible lesson, Nazarene Family Center, 6 p.m.
201 W. Briggs Ave.
Stacy Grau, pastor
Sunday: Easter prayer service, outdoors, weather permitting, 7 a.m.; Easter breakfast, fellowship hall, 7:45 a.m.; Easter celebration with Holy Communion, 9 a.m. Monday: W/ELCA action workday, 9 a.m.; church office closed. Tuesday: W/ELCA action workday, 9 a.m. Wednesday: choir practice, 7 p.m.
200 S. Main St.
Joseph Phipps, pastor
Sunday: “Sonrise” service, 7 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.; AA, nonsmoking, 5 p.m.; middle school/high school youth groups, 5:13 p.m. Monday: women’s devotions, 10 a.m.; CoDA meeting, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: AA meeting, noon; adult Bible study, 5 p.m.; AA meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday: PT CT meeting, 4:30 p.m.; Joy Awards Nite, 6 p.m.; Chancel Choir rehearsal, 7:30 p.m.; AA meeting, 8 p.m. Thursday: Chamber Singers rehearsal, 6:30 p.m. Saturday: AA meeting, noon.
FIRST UNITED METHODIST
201 N. Court St.
Todd Holman, pastor
Jessica Rockhold Gaul, associate pastor
Sunday: Sunrise service, youth leading, 6:30 a.m.; Easter breakfast, 7 a.m.; worship, 8 a.m. and 10:35 a.m. Monday: WIC, 10:15 a.m. Tuesday: WIC, 9 a.m. Wednesday: Kids Club, 9 a.m.; Confirmation, 7 p.m. Thursday: Bible study, 9 a.m.; Centering Prayer, 4 p.m. Saturday: Alive at 5, 5 p.m.
1601 S. Main St.
Mark Brase, pastor
Sunday: Easter Sunrise Divine Service, with Holy Communion, 7 a.m.; Easter breakfast, 8 a.m.; Easter Divine Service, with Holy Communion, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday: “Good News” Bible study, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Wagon Wheel Bible study, 3:30 p.m.; weekday classes, 6:30 p.m.
PRAIRIE VIEW UNITED METHODIST
27131 Highway 78, Ollie
Dave Peterson, pastor
Sunday: Easter Sunday worship, followed by fellowship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:30 a.m. Monday: blood drive, 2:30 p.m. Tuesday: Bible study, 9 a.m. Saturday: benefit breakfast and auction, Mother Cabrini in Richland, 7 p.m.
ROUND PRAIRIE BAPTIST
2602 Woodbine Ave., Lockridge
Sunday: worship and Easter egg hunt for children in fifth-grade and under, 10:30 a.m.
SALINA PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, INDEPENDENT
2807 180th St., Salina
Clarence L. Anderson, pastor
Sunday: worship and Bible lesson, 11 a.m.
SPIRITUS CHRISTI INDEPENDENT CATHOLIC
51 N. Court St.
Michael Adams, pastor
Edward Parkinson, assistant pastor
Sunday: Mass, 10:30 a.m. Second Wednesday of each month: healing service, 7:30 p.m.
SUBURBAN HEIGHTS BAPTIST
401 S. 32nd St.
Ed Parker, pastor
Sunday: Bible-teaching Sunday school for all ages, 9:45 a.m.; services, 10:45 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday: prayer meeting and Bible teaching, 7 p.m.
603 E. Main St., Brighton
Larry Black, pastor
Sunday: Easter breakfast, 8-9:30 a.m.; worship, 10 a.m.
WORD OF LIFE LUTHERAN LCMC
2092 Libertyville Road
Chris Fiske, pastor
Sunday: Easter Sunday; breakfast, 9 a.m.; worship, with Holy Communion, 10:30 a.m. Monday: Cub Scouts, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday: council meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday: prayer team meeting, 12:45 p.m.; Confirmation, 7 p.m.