Churches & Synagogues: June 29-July 5, 2014
The following area houses of worship have submitted calendars for Sunday through July 5.
Any congregation wanting to have its calendar for the week of July 6-12 published in The Ledger July 3 should provide information to the newsroom by 9 a.m. Wednesday. Note the early deadline because of the July Fourth holiday. The Ledger will not be printed July 4.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, mailed to PO Box 110, Fairfield 52556 or dropped off at The Ledger office.
Call The Ledger at 472-2116 for information.
2363 142nd St.
John Benedict, pastor
Sunday: service, 10:30 a.m. Thursday: Bible study, 6:30 p.m.
The historic church on the hill along J40/Bentonsport Road, Bentonsport
Sunday: service, 9 a.m.
CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS
2143 S. 32nd St.
Ed Johnson, president
Sunday: Sunday services, first hour, 10 a.m.; second hour, 11:20 a.m.; third hour, 12:10 a.m. Tuesday: Scripture study, Dreier Building on the Maharishi University of Management campus, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday: Genealogy Center, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and 7-8 p.m.; Young Women activities, 6:45 p.m.
1700 S. Main St.
James Cecil, pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; fellowship, with coffee and doughnuts, 9:45 a.m.; worship and teaching, 10 a.m. Monday-Friday: Fairfield Foursquare Closet “The Free Store,” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday: HELPS, 6 p.m. Wednesday: adult Bible study, 5:30 p.m. Friday: church office closed for July Fourth.
1209 S. Sixth St.
Len Maselli, pastor
John Wilbur, associate pastor
Sunday: community worship service, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena, honoring police, sheriff and state patrol, 10 a.m. Tuesday: prayer, noon. Wednesday: prayer, noon and 6 p.m.; youth group, 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, with chalk artist and Bible teacher Randy Davis, 10:30 a.m.; chalk artist and Bible teacher Randy Davis, 2 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 Kids 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, pastor
Sunday: adult Sunday school, 9:30 p.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.; special administrative board meeting, following worship.
205 W. Broadway Ave.
Charles Comfort, interim pastor
Chris Paul, youth pastor
Sunday: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:15 a.m. Wednesday: middle and high school youth groups, 6:30 p.m. Thursday: praise team practice, 7 p.m. Friday: office closed.
FIRST CHRISTIAN (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST)
1905 Junction Road along Highway 1 South
Sunday: biscuits and gravy, Jefferson County Fairgrounds, 7:30-9:30 a.m.; fellowship time, 10:15 a.m.; worship, 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: meal, followed by Bible lesson, Nazarene Family Center, 6 p.m.
201 W. Briggs Ave.
Stacy Grau, pastor
Sunday: Third Sunday after Pentecost; worship, with Holy Communion, 9 a.m. Wednesday: First Wednesday Worship, with Holy Communion, 7 p.m. Thursday: pastor leads devotions at SunnyBrook Assisted Living, 11 a.m.
200 S. Main St.
Joseph Phipps, pastor
Sunday: Jazz service, 9:30 a.m.; PW fundraising brunch, following worship; AA, nonsmoking, 5 p.m.; middle school/high school youth groups, 5:13 p.m. Monday: women’s devotions, church library, 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: adult Bible study, 10:30 a.m.; AA meeting, 8 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: worship, 8 a.m.; fellowship, 9 a.m.; adult Sunday school classes, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:35 a.m. Monday: administrative council, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: WIC, 9 a.m. Thursday: Bible study, 9 a.m. Friday: office closed. Saturday: Alive at Five, 5 p.m.
HOPE LUTHERAN AALC
1465 Walnut Ave., Brighton
Jordan Cooper, pastor
Sunday: worship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school and Bible study, 10:15 a.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. Tuesday: nursing home services, 2:15 p.m.
PRAIRIE VIEW UNITED METHODIST
27131 Highway 78, Ollie
Dave Peterson, pastor
Sunday: worship, 9 a.m.; fellowship, following worship. Tuesday: Bible study, 9 a.m. Wednesday: prayer meeting, 7 p.m.; Patriotic Panthers 4-H, 7 p.m. Friday: office closed.
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. Wednesday: Healing and Solemn Benediction, 8 p.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. KC installation of officers 10 a.m. Wednesday: cantor practice, 6 p.m. Thursday: Mass, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, 9 a.m.-noon. 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, with Holy Communion, 9 a.m.; adult Sunday school, 10 a.m. Tuesday: outreach team, 7 p.m. Wednesday: women’s Bible study, 10 a.m.; prayer team, 12:45 p.m.