Churches & Synagogues: Oct. 6-12, 2013
The following houses of worship have made calendar changes for Sunday through Oct. 12.
Any Fairfield house of worship wanting to have its calendar for the week of Oct. 13-19 published in The Ledger Oct. 11 should provide information to the newsroom by 9 a.m. Thursday.
Calendars should be updated at least monthly for the listing to appear in The 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 Street
John Benedict, pastor
Sunday: service, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday: Bible study, 6:30 p.m.
1700 S. Main St.
James Cecil, pastor
Sunday: 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: H.E.L.P.S. support group, 6 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.; CROP Walk, 2 p.m. Monday: kids’ Bible club, 6:15-7:30 p.m. Tuesday: women’s Bible study, 9:30-11 a.m.; prayer, noon. Wednesday: prayer, noon; youth group, 7 p.m. Saturday: Saturday Night Service, 5:30 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 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
Bill and Ann Morehouse, pastors
Sunday: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.
205 W. Broadway Ave.
James Wotherspoon, pastor
Chris Paul, youth pastor
Sunday: Communion Sunday; Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:15 a.m.; Awana for ages 3 through fifth grade, 4:15-6 p.m. Monday: prayer meeting, 10 a.m.; deacon board meeting, 5:30 p.m.; mission and evangelism board meeting, 5:30 p.m.; trustee board meeting, 6 p.m.; Christian education and worship board meetings, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: church council meeting, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday: middle 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: SALT 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: Communion Sunday/Loving Hands Offering; homebound Communion, 9 a.m.; adult Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; fellowship time, 10:15 a.m.; worship, with 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: complimentary meal, followed by Life Lesson Bible study, 6 p.m.
201 W. Briggs Ave.
Stacy Grau, pastor
Sunday: 20th Sunday after Pentecost; worship, with Lord’s Cupboard offering collected, 9 a.m.; Sunday school class, 10:15 a.m.; Coffee and Conversation adult education class, 10:25 a.m.; CROP Walk, Central Park, 2 p.m. Tuesday: Women of the ELCA Bible study and board meeting, 12:30 p.m. Wednesday: choir practice, 7 p.m.
200 S. Main St.
Joseph Phipps, pastor
Sunday: worship, with Communion, 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: deacon meeting, 5 p.m.; JOY Nite, 6 p.m.; Chancel Choir rehearsal, 7:30 p.m.; AA meeting, 8 p.m. Thursday: Chamber Singers rehearsal, 6:30 p.m.; Session meeting, 7 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, noon; youth choir, 1 p.m.; CROP Walk, 2 p.m. Monday: UMW executive board, 2 p.m.; church council, 7 p.m. Tuesday: staff/pastor-parish relations committee, 7 p.m.; Toastmasters, 7:45 p.m. Wednesday: Kids Club, 8 a.m. (parents can bring their children earlier); Low Vision Group, 10 a.m.; Confirmation, 7 p.m.; Chancel Choir rehearsal, 8 p.m. Thursday: Ruth Circle, 9:30 a.m.; Centering Prayer, 4 p.m.; Hannah Circle, Joyce Stanley home, 7 p.m. Saturday: UMM breakfast, 7 a.m.
1601 S. Main St.
Mark Brase, pastor
Sunday: Lutheran Women’s Missionary League 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.; pancake supper served by Immanuel men, 6 p.m.; mission speaker, the Rev. Andrew Richard on church planting, 7 p.m. Tuesday: Immanuel Lutheran Ladies’ Circle meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Wagon Wheel Bible study, 3:30 p.m.; weekday school, 6:30 p.m.; adult choir practice, 7 p.m.
NEW LIFE COMMUNITY FREE METHODIST
500 W. Washington Ave.
Holland Webb, 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.
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. Tuesday: Bible study, 9 a.m. Wednesday: Packwood Trojans 4-H, 7 p.m.
SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST
2145 241st St.
Joseph Perricellia, pastor
Saturday: Bible study, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 11 a.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. Wednesday: Rosary, 7:30 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, 8 a.m.; RCIA, 8:30 a.m.; Mass, 10 a.m.; Elementary Faith Formation, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday: Rosary, 4:45 p.m.; Mass, 5:15 p.m.; Youth Faith Formation & Confirmation, 6-8 p.m. Thursday: Mass, followed by coffee and rolls, 8:30 a.m. Friday: Mass, 8:30 a.m. Saturday: youth fishing contest, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; confessions, 4:30-5 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.
WORD OF LIFE LUTHERAN LCMC
2092 Libertyville Road
Chris Fiske, pastor
Sunday: worship, with Holy Communion, 8 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; worship, with Holy Communion, 10:30 a.m. Monday: Cub Scout meeting, 6-8:30 p.m. Tuesday: office team meeting, 10:30 a.m.; worship team meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday: prayer teams, 12:45 and 6 p.m.; Confirmation, 7 p.m.