Churches & Synagogues: Jan. 19-25, 2014
The following area houses of worship have submitted calendars for Sunday through Jan. 25.
Any congregation wanting to have its calendar for the week of Jan. 26 through Feb. 1 published in The Ledger Jan. 24 should provide information to the newsroom by 9 a.m. Thursday.
A calendar must be submitted weekly or monthly for the listing to appear in The Fairfield 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 St.
John Benedict, pastor
Sunday: service, 10:30 a.m. Thursday: Bible study, 6:30 p.m.
BATAVIA UNITED METHODIST
806 Third St., Batavia
Jena Manchester, pastor
Sunday: worship, 8 a.m. Monday: Kids’ Club, 4 p.m. Tuesday: Bible study, 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, with Kids’ Church, 10:30 a.m. Monday: kids’ Bible club, 6:15-7:30 p.m.; Michael Furchert presentation, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, free, 7 p.m. Tuesday: women’s Bible study, 9:30-11 a.m.; prayer, noon. Wednesday: prayer, noon and 6 p.m.; youth group, 7 p.m. Saturday: John Fuder, no time given.
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 Kidz 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, worship leader
Sunday: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.
205 W. Broadway Ave.
Chris Paul, youth pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:15 a.m.; potluck and annual business meeting, following worship; Awana, age 3 through fifth-grade, 4:15-6 p.m. Tuesday: Maxine Bates Circle meeting, with hostess Alice Ferrell, 1 p.m. 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: Lord’s Cupboard offering; adult Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; fellowship time, 10:15 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: Second Sunday of Epiphany; worship, with Holy Communion, installation of Women of the ELCA officers for 2014, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:15 a.m.; Coffee & Conversation adult education class, 10:25 a.m. Monday: Women of the ELCA action workday, 9 a.m. Tuesday: Women of the ELCA action workday, 9 a.m. Wednesday: soup supper, 6 p.m.; annual meeting, 7 p.m.
200 S. Main St.
Joseph Phipps, pastor
Sunday: worship, with Communion, ordination/installation of elders, 10:30 a.m.; AA, nonsmoking, 5 p.m.; middle school/high school youth groups, 5:13 p.m. Monday: women’s Bible study, Sally Denney’s home, 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: JOY Nite, 6 p.m.; Confirmation class, 6:30 p.m.; Chancel Choir rehearsal, 7:30 p.m.; AA meeting, 8 p.m. Thursday: Lord’s Cupboard meeting, 5 p.m.; Chamber Singers rehearsal, 6:30 p.m. Saturday: AA meeting, noon.
FIRST UNITED METHODIST
201 N. Court
Todd Holman, pastor
Jessica Rockhold Gaul, associate pastor
Sunday: worship, 8 a.m.; fellowship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school classes, 9:30 a.m.; worship and children’s church, 10:35 a.m.; youth group, 5 p.m.; youth choir, 6 p.m. Monday: no WIC; board of trustees, 6:30 p.m.; finance committee, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday: staff/pastor-parish relations committee meeting, 7 p.m.; Toastmasters, 7:45 p.m. Wednesday: Kids Club, 8 a.m.; Confirmation, 7 p.m. Thursday: Centering Prayer, 4 p.m.; The Arc, 5:30 p.m. Friday: Herald deadline, 8 a.m. Saturday: 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: Good News Bible study, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Wagon Wheel Bible study, 3:30 p.m.; weekday school, 6:30 p.m.
NEW LIFE COMMUNITY FREE METHODIST
500 W. Washington Ave.
Darnell Tingle, pastor
Sunday: Bible study, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.; Bible study, 6 p.m. Thursday: Celebrate Recovery — dinner, 6 p.m., large group, 7 p.m. and small group, 8 p.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: Rosary, 6:15 p.m.; healing service, 7:30 p.m.
ST. GABRIEL AND ALL ANGELS LIBERAL CATHOLIC
300 E. Burlington Ave.
Thomas Miller, rector
Sunday: Holy Eucharist, 10:15 a.m. Tuesday: Holy Eucharist, 9 a.m. Thursday: Holy Eucharist, 9 a.m. Saturday: Holy Eucharist, 10:15 a.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 teaching, 7 p.m.
WORD OF LIFE LUTHERAN LCMC
2092 Libertyville Road
Chris Fiske, pastor
Sunday: worship, with Holy Communion, 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.; Sunday school and adult Bible study, 9:15 a.m. Monday: council meeting, 7 p.m.; Cub Scouts, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday: annual church meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Prayer Team meetings, 12:45 p.m. and 6 p.m.; Confirmation, 7 p.m. Thursday: Bible study, 7 p.m.