Churches & Synagogues: April 28-May 4, 2013
The following houses of worship have made calendar changes for Sunday through May 4.
Any area house of worship wanting to have its calendar for the week of May 5-11 published in The Ledger May 5 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 email@example.com, 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. Monday: SPRC, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Rebekah Circle, 7 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. 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.; pot-blessing and business meeting, 11:45 a.m. Monday: Kids Bible Club, 6:15-7:30 p.m. Tuesday: Ladies Bible study, 9-11 a.m.; prayer, noon; Michael Furshert, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 7 p.m. Wednesday: youth group, 7 p.m. Saturday: Saturday Night Service, 5:30 p.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 Kidz for prekindergartners through fifth graders, 10:30 a.m. Monday-Friday: the Rev. Knudsen on KMCD, 12:45 p.m.
FAITH UNITED METHODIST
394 E. Maple Ave., Libertyville
Peggy Ellingson, pastor
Sunday: Camping Sunday; Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; fellowship, 10 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m. Monday: SPRC, Birmingham United Methodist Church, 7 p.m. May 5: pork loin and chicken breast luncheon, 12:30-2 p.m.
205 W. Broadway Ave.
James Wotherspoon, pastor
Chris Paul, youth pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:15 a.m.; bridal shower for Aly Bowers, 1 p.m. Wednesday: adult prayer group and Bible study, 6:30 p.m.; choir practice, 8:15 p.m. Thursday: Praise Team practice, 7 p.m.
(DISCIPLES OF CHRIST)
1905 Junction Road along Highway 1 South
Art Sathoff, pastor
Sunday: adult Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; fellowship time, 10:15 a.m.; worship and Junior Church, 10:45 a.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, ELCA Malaria Campaign offering collected, followed by fellowship and Confirmation presentations, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:15 a.m. Wednesday: choir practice, 7 p.m.
200 S. Main St.
Joseph Phipps, pastor
Sunday: jazz service, 10:30 a.m.; AA, nonsmoking, 5 p.m. Monday: 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: Chamber Singers rehearsal, 6:30 p.m. Saturday: AA, noon; Chamber Singers rehearsal, 12:15 p.m.; Chamber Singers concert, 8 p.m.
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. Tuesday: 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.; Chancel Choir rehearsal, 8 p.m. Thursday: Bible study, 10:30 a.m.; Centering Prayer, 4 p.m. Saturday: UMM breakfast, 7 a.m.; Alive at Five, 5 p.m.
1601 S. Main St.
Mark Brase, pastor
Sunday: Divine Service, with Holy Communion, 9 a.m.; fellowship, 10 a.m.; Sunday school for all ages, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: couple’s Bible study, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday: 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. Tuesday: Bible study, 9 a.m. Wednesday: Patriotic Panthers 4-H Club, 7:30 p.m. Friday: United Methodist and Christian Women United May Fellowship Day, Richland United Methodist Church, time to be announced.
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
Monday: SPRC, Birmingham United Methodist Church, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Wednesday Evening, 5:30 p.m.; W.O.W./B.A.T.T.L.E., 5:30 p.m.
ST. MARY ROMAN CATHOLIC
3100 W. Madison Ave.
Stephen C. Page, pastor
Sunday: Mass, 8 and 10 a.m. Tuesday: Chamber Singers of Southeast Iowa rehearsal, 6-9:30 p.m.; RCIA, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Rosary, 4:45 p.m.; Mass, 5:15 p.m. Thursday: Mass, 8:30 a.m.; Eucharistic Adoration, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; parish council meeting, 7 p.m. Friday: Mass at Parkview Care Center, 9 a.m. Saturday: 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, 9:15 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday: Wild Ones, 7:30-9:15 a.m.; prayer team, 12:45 and 6 p.m.; First Communion class, 7 p.m.