Churches & Synagogues: July 13-19, 2014
The following area houses in the Fairfield area of worship have submitted calendars for Sunday through July 19.
Any congregation wanting to have its calendar for the week of July 20-26 published in The Ledger July 18 should provide information to the newsroom by 9 a.m. Thursday.
A weekly or monthly calendar must be submitted for the listing to appear in The Fairfield Ledger; listings are not perpetually printed.
Updates can be emailed to email@example.com, mailed to PO Box 110, Fairfield 52556 or dropped off at The Ledger office.
Call The Ledger at 472-2116 for information.
The historic church on the hill along J40/Bentonsport Road, Bentonsport
Sunday: service, 9 a.m.
1209 S. Sixth St.
Len Maselli, pastor
John Wilbur, associate pastor
Sunday: prayer, 7:15 a.m.; Donuts & Etc., 8 a.m.; worship, with guest Ross Hunter, 8:15 a.m.; Donuts & Etc., 9:15 a.m.; Bible study, 9:40 a.m.; worship, with Kids’ Church, guest Ross Hunter, 10:30 a.m.; pot blessing and business meeting, 11:50 a.m. Monday: prayer, 7 a.m. Tuesday: prayer, noon. Wednesday: prayer, noon and 6 p.m.; youth group, 7 p.m. Thursday: worship, SunnyBrook Assisted Living, 11 a.m. Saturday: Simply Worship, 7 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.
205 W. Broadway Ave.
Charles Comfort, interim pastor
Chris Paul, youth pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:15 a.m.; college-age class, 11:45 a.m. Monday: youth mission trip to Oklahoma. Wednesday: adult Bible study and prayer group, 6:30 p.m. Thursday: praise team practice, 7 p.m.; Sac & Fox Lapidary Club, 7 p.m.
FIRST CHRISTIAN (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST)
1905 Junction Road along Highway 1 South
Sunday: fellowship time, 10:15 a.m.; worship, 10:45 a.m. Monday: elders meeting, 6:30 p.m.; deacons meeting, 7 p.m.; general board meeting, 7:30 p.m.
FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE
201 N. Fifth St.
Howard W. Innis, pastor
Sunday: No local services; service at Gateway Church of the Nazarene, Oskaloosa. Wednesday: meal, followed by Bible lesson, Nazarene Family Center, 6 p.m. Thursday: Children’s Fun Time, registration, 6:15 p.m., with activities at 6:30 p.m.
201 W. Briggs Ave.
Stacy Grau, pastor
Sunday: worship, with Holy Communion, 9 a.m.; fellowship, Women of the ELCA equal exchange coffee and tea sales, 10 a.m. Tuesday: Global Outreach Ministry meeting, 7 p.m.
200 S. Main St.
Joseph Phipps, pastor
Sunday: worship, 9:30 a.m.; vacation Bible study, First United Methodist Church, 5 p.m.; AA, nonsmoking, 5 p.m. Monday: women’s devotions, church library, 10 a.m.; vacation Bible study, First United Methodist Church, 5 p.m.; CoDA meeting, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: AA meeting, noon; no adult Bible study; vacation Bible study, First United Methodist Church, 5 p.m.; AA meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday: no adult Bible study; vacation Bible study, First United Methodist Church, 5 p.m.; AA meeting, 8 p.m. Thursday: vacation Bible study, First United Methodist Church, 5 p.m. Friday: church office closed. Saturday: AA meeting, noon.
FIRST UNITED METHODIST
201 N. Court St.
Todd Holman, pastor
Jessica Rockhold Gaul, associate pastor
Sunday: Prayer and Praise, Jefferson County Park Shelter No. 3, 10:35 a.m.; picnic following service; vacation Bible school for all ages, with meal, 5-7:30 p.m. Monday: vacation Bible school for all ages, with meal, 5-7:30 p.m. Tuesday: vacation Bible school for all ages, with meal, 5-7:30 p.m. Wednesday: WIC, 9 a.m.; vacation Bible school for all ages, with meal, 5-7:30 p.m. Thursday: Foster Care Review Board, 8 a.m.; Bible study, 9 a.m.; vacation Bible school for all ages, with meal, 5-7:30 p.m.; Habitat for Humanity, 5:30 p.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.; summer Sunday school for all ages, 10:30 a.m.; elders meeting, 5:45 p.m.; voters meeting, 7 p.m.
PRAIRIE VIEW UNITED METHODIST
27131 Highway 78, Ollie
Dave Peterson, pastor
Sunday: worship, followed by fellowship, 9 a.m. Tuesday: Bible study, 9 a.m. Wednesday: church 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.
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.
ST. MARY ROMAN CATHOLIC
3100 W. Madison Ave.
Nick Adam, pastor
Sunday: Mass, 9 a.m. Monday: KC meeting, 6 p.m., meal, 6:45 p.m., rosary, 7 p.m. Tuesday: rosary, 4:45 p.m.; Mass, 5:15 p.m. Wednesday: Mass, SunnyBrook Assisted Living, 9 a.m. Thursday: Mass, The Oaks at Parkview Care Center, 9 a.m. Saturday: confessions, 4:30-5 p.m.; Mass, 5:30 p.m.
SUBURBAN HEIGHTS BAPTIST
401 S. 32nd St.
Ed Parker, pastor
Sunday: Bible-teaching Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; 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, 9 a.m.; adult Sunday school, 10 a.m. Monday: vacation Bible school 5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday: vacation Bible school 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesday: women’s Bible study, 10 a.m.; prayer team, 12:45 p.m.; vacation Bible school 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday: vacation Bible school 5:30-8 p.m. Friday: vacation Bible school 5:30-8 p.m.