Churches & Synagogues: April 21-27, 2013
The following houses of worship have made calendar changes for Sunday through April 27.
Any Fairfield house of worship wanting to have its calendar for the week of April 28 through May 4 published in The Ledger April 26 should provide information to the newsroom by 9 a.m. Thursday.
Calendars should be updated weekly or monthly for the listing to appear in The Ledger. Updates can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, mailed to PO Box 110, Fairfield 52556 or dropped off at The Ledger office.
Call 472-2116 for information.
2363 142nd Street
John Benedict, pastor
Sunday: service, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday: Bible study, 6:30 p.m.
BIRMINGHAM UNITED METHODIST
150 E. Cheshire St., Birmingham
Peggy Ellingson, pastor
Sunday: worship, 9:15 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:30 a.m. Saturday: preconference workshop, First United Methodist Church, Mount Pleasant, 10 a.m.-noon; district conference, First United Methodist Church, Mount Pleasant, 1-4 p.m.
1700 S. Main St.
James Cecil, pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; fellowship, with refreshments, 9:45 a.m.; praise & worship and teaching, 10 a.m.; lunch and baked goods auction fundraiser for camp, 11:30 a.m. Monday-Saturday: The Foursquare Closet “Free Store,” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday: HELPS support group, 6 p.m. Wednesday: free meal, 5:30 p.m.; children, youth and adult classes and gym time, 6:15 p.m.
1209 S. Sixth St.
Len Maselli, pastor
John Wilbur, associate pastor
Sunday: prayer, 7:15 a.m.; Donuts & Etc., 8 a.m.; worship, 8:15 a.m.; Donuts & Etc., 9:15 a.m.; Bible study, 9:40 a.m.; worship and Kids’ Church, 10:30 a.m.; concert of prayer, 6:30 p.m. Monday: Kids Bible Club, 6:15-7:30 p.m. Tuesday: Ladies Bible study, 9-11 a.m.; prayer, noon. Wednesday: youth group, 7 p.m. Saturday: Saturday Night Service, 5:30 p.m.
FAITH UNITED METHODIST
394 E. Maple Ave., Libertyville
Peggy Ellingson, pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; fellowship, 10 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m. Saturday: preconference workshop, First United Methodist Church, Mount Pleasant, 10 a.m.-noon; district conference, First United Methodist Church, Mount Pleasant, 1-4 p.m.
205 W. Broadway Ave.
James Wotherspoon, pastor
Chris Paul, youth pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, followed by potluck and quarterly business meeting, 10:15 a.m. Wednesday: supper, 5:30 p.m.; Awana, high school and middle school youth groups, 6:15 p.m.; adult prayer group and Bible study, 6:30 p.m.; choir practice, 8:15 p.m. Thursday: Praise Team practice, 7 p.m. Saturday: camp kickoff, Forest Lake Camp, 10 a.m.
(DISCIPLES OF CHRIST)
1905 Junction Road along Highway 1 South
Art Sathoff, pastor
Sunday: Lord’s Cupboard offering; adult Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; fellowship time, 10:15 a.m.; worship and Junior Church, 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: Bible study and prayer, Nazarene Family Center, 7 p.m.
201 W. Briggs Ave.
Stacy Grau, pastor
Sunday: worship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:15 a.m.; adult education Coffee and Conversation class, 10:25 a.m. Wednesday: no choir practice.
200 S. Main St.
Joseph Phipps, pastor
Sunday: worship, with Choir Cantata, 10:30 a.m.; AA, nonsmoking, 5 p.m. Monday: women’s devotions, at the church, 10 a.m.; CoDA meeting, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: AA, noon; adult Bible study, 5 p.m.; Chamber Singers rehearsal, 6:30 p.m.; AA, 7 p.m. Wednesday: bell choir rehearsal, 6:45 p.m.; Chancel Choir rehearsal, 7:30 p.m.; AA, 8 p.m. Thursday: The Lord’s Cupboard meeting, 5 p.m.; Chamber Singers rehearsal, 6:30 p.m. Saturday: AA, noon.
FIRST UNITED METHODIST
201 N. Court
Mark Haverland, interim pastor
Nate Nims, associate pastor
Sunday: worship, 8 a.m.; fellowship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship and Children’s Church, 10:35 a.m.; middle/high school UMYF, noon. Monday: blood drive, 2:30-6:30 p.m.; trustees, 7 p.m.; church council, 8 p.m. Tuesday: WIC, 9 a.m.; May Herald deadline, 10 a.m.; Toastmasters, 7:45 p.m. Wednesday: breakfast and study, 6:45 a.m.; after-school activities, 3:45 p.m.; Bible study, 4 p.m.; confirmation, 6:30 p.m. Thursday: Bible study, 10:30 a.m.; brown-sack lunch, with African missionary Onema Lomoto Ombaku, noon; Centering Prayer, 4 p.m. Saturday: preconference workshop, First United Methodist Church, Mount Pleasant, 10 a.m.-noon; southeast district conference, First United Methodist Church, Mount Pleasant, 1-4 p.m.; Alive at Five, 5 p.m.
1601 S. Main St.
Mark Brase, pastor
Sunday: Divine Service, with Holy Communion, 9 a.m.; “The Lutheran Hour,” KMCD, 9:05 a.m.; fellowship, 10 a.m.; Sunday school for all ages, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Iowa District East Board of Directors meeting, Marion, 9 a.m. Wednesday: Wagon Wheel Bible study, 3:30 p.m.; weekday school and confirmation classes, 6:30 p.m.
PRAIRIE VIEW UNITED METHODIST
27131 Highway 78, Ollie
Dave Peterson, pastor
Sunday: worship, followed by fellowship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:30 a.m.; F.O.F., 4 p.m. Tuesday: Bible study, 9 a.m.; blood drive, 2:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday: church committee meetings, 6:30 p.m.; finance and church council, 7:30 p.m.
SPIRITUS CHRISTI INDEPENDENT CATHOLIC
51 N. Court St.
Michael Adams, pastor
Edward Parkinson, assistant pastor
Sunday: Mass, 10:30 a.m.
STOCKPORT UNITED METHODIST
214 N. Main St., Stockport
Peggy Ellingson, pastor
Wednesday: W.O.W./B.A.T.T.L.E., 5:30 p.m. Saturday: preconference workshop, First United Methodist Church, Mount Pleasant, 10 a.m.-noon; district conference, First United Methodist Church, Mount Pleasant, 1-4 p.m.
ST. MARY ROMAN CATHOLIC
3100 W. Madison Ave.
Stephen C. Page, pastor
Sunday: Mass, 8 and 10 a.m. Monday: Consoling the Heart of Jesus retreat, conclusion, 6:30 p.m.; Helping Hands meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday: Mass, 5:15 p.m.; RCIA, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Rosary, 4:45 p.m.; Mass, 5:15 p.m. Thursday: Mass, 8:30 a.m. Friday: Mass, 8:30 a.m. Saturday: NCYC rummage sale, parish hall, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.; confessions, 4 p.m.; Vigil Mass, 5:30 p.m.
SUBURBAN HEIGHTS BAPTIST
401 S. 32nd St.
Ed Parker, pastor
Sunday: Bible-teaching Sunday school for all ages, 9:45 a.m.; preaching services, 10:45 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday: prayer meeting and Bible study, 7 p.m. Sunday morning bus service: 472-2208.
WORD OF LIFE LUTHERAN LCMC
2092 Libertyville Road
Chris Fiske, pastor
Sunday: worship, 8 a.m.; Sunday school, with speaker Julie Fiske of Growing Hope Foundation, 9:15 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m. Monday: church council, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Wild Ones, 7:30-9:15 a.m.; prayer teams, 12:45 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday: Cub Scouts, 5-7 p.m.