Churches & Synagogues: April 7-13, 2013
The following houses of worship have made calendar changes to for Sunday through April 13.
Any Fairfield house of worship wanting to have its calendar for the week of April 14-20 published in The Ledger April 12 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. Tuesday: Van Buren County Cooperative Ministries, Lebanon United Methodist Church, 6:30 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. 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 Service, 5:30 p.m.
FAITH UNITED METHODIST
304 E. Maple Ave., Libertyville
Peggy Ellingson, pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; fellowship, 10 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.
205 W. Broadway Ave.
James Wotherspoon, pastor
Chris Paul, youth pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:15 a.m.; IMPACT, 4 p.m. Monday: prayer group, 10 a.m.; mission and evangelism board meeting, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday: church council meeting, 6:30 p.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: S.A.L.T. group potluck, noon; Praise Team practice, 7 p.m.
FIRST CHRISTIAN (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST)
1905 Junction Road along Highway 1 South
Art Sathoff, pastor
Sunday: Loving Hands offering; home-bound Communion, 9 a.m.; adult Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; fellowship time, 10:15 a.m.; worship and Junior Church, 10:45 a.m. Monday: elders meeting, 6:30 p.m.; deacons meeting, 7 p.m.; general church board meeting, 7:30 p.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.; Coffee and Conversation adult education class, 10:25 a.m. Tuesday: Women of the ELCA Bible study, 12:30 p.m. Wednesday: choir practice, 7 p.m.
200 S. Main St.
Joseph Phipps, pastor
Sunday: worship, 10:30 a.m.; AA, nonsmoking, 5 p.m. Monday: women’s devotions, 10 a.m.; Christian education committee meeting, 4:30 p.m.; CoDA meeting, 6:30 p.m.; property committee meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday: AA, noon; adult Bible study, 5 p.m.; session meeting, 7 p.m.; AA, 7 p.m. Wednesday: deacon meeting, 5 p.m.; 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.
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. Monday: UMW board meeting, 2 p.m.; education committee, 7 p.m. Tuesday: staff/pastor-parish relations committee, 7 p.m.; Toastmasters, 7:45 p.m. Wednesday: breakfast and study, 6:45 a.m.; Low Vision Group, 10 a.m.; after-school activities, 3:45 p.m.; confirmation, 6:30 p.m.; chancel choir rehearsal, 8 p.m. Thursday: Ruth Circle, 9:30 a.m.; Bible study, 10:30 a.m.; Centering Prayer, 4 p.m.; Hannah Circle, 7 p.m. Saturday: Southeast District UMW Day Apart, Wilton, 9 a.m.; baby-sitting course, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Alive at Five, 5 p.m.
1601 S. Main St.
Mark Brase, pastor
Sunday: Lutheran Education Sunday Matins Service, 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: Immanuel Lutheran Ladies Circle, 7 p.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, with Communion, followed by fellowship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:30 a.m. Monday: choir, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Bible study, 9 a.m. Wednesday: UMW, 5:30 p.m.; Packwood Trojans 4-H, 7 p.m. Saturday: UMW Day Apart, time to be announced.
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.; ad board meeting, 7 p.m.
ST. MARY ROMAN CATHOLIC
3100 W. Madison Ave.
Stephen C. Page, pastor
Sunday: Mass, 8 and 10 a.m.; elementary faith formation and First Communion preparation, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday: Knights meal and meeting, 6 p.m.; Consoling the Heart of Jesus retreat, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: RCIA, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Rosary, Adoration Chapel, 4:45 p.m.; youth faith formation, 6-8 p.m.; Bible study, 6:30 p.m.; youth choir practice, 8 p.m. Friday: youth cell phone scavenger hunt, 6:30 p.m. Saturday: confessions, 4 p.m.; Vigil Mass, 5:30 p.m.
WORD OF LIFE LUTHERAN LCMC
2092 Libertyville Road
Chris Fiske, pastor
Sunday: worship, with Holy Communion, 8 a.m.; Sunday school for all ages, 9:15 a.m.; worship with Holy Communion, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: worship team meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Wild Ones, 7:30-9:15 a.m.; “Pickers,” 10 a.m.; prayer groups, 12:45 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday: Cub Scouts, 5-7 p.m.