Churches & Synagogues: Sept. 29-Oct. 5, 2013
The following houses of worship have made calendar changes for Sunday through Oct. 5.
Any Fairfield house of worship wanting to have its calendar for the week of Oct. 6-12 published in The Ledger Oct. 4 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 email@example.com, mailed to PO Box 110, Fairfield 52556 or dropped off at The Ledger office.
Call 472-2116 for information.
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. 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: Courtney Parker’s baby shower, 2 p.m.; 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 UNITED METHODIST
394 E. Maple Ave., Libertyville
Bill and Ann Morehead, 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: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:15 a.m.; Awana, 4:15-6 p.m. Monday: prayer meeting, 10 a.m. Wednesday: high school supper, 5:15 p.m.; middle school hay ride, 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: adult Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; fellowship time, 10:15 a.m.; worship, with Junior Church, 10:45 a.m.; Kids Against Hunger packing session, Word of Life Lutheran Church, 1 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: complimentary meal, followed by Life Lesson Bible study, 6 p.m.
201 W. Briggs Ave.
Stacy Grau, pastor
Sunday: Lutheran Services in Iowa Day of Prayer; worship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school rally day, 10:15 a.m.; adult forum, with Lutheran Services in Iowa Advancement Officer Joe Nolte; Conference 8 Fall Assembly, Faith Lutheran Church in Burlington, 3 p.m. Wednesday: choir practice, 7 p.m.
200 S. Main St.
Joseph Phipps, pastor
Sunday: Jazz service, 10:30 a.m.; spaghetti fundraiser dinner, following worship; 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 Family Nite, 6 p.m.; Chancel Choir rehearsal, 7:30 p.m.; AA meeting, 8 p.m. Thursday: Gamma Circle, at church, 2 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.; Fifth Sunday Missions and and other projects, following worship; youth group, noon. Tuesday: WIC, 9 a.m.; Toastmasters, 7:45 p.m. Wednesday: Kids Club, 8 a.m. (parents can bring their children earlier); confirmation, 7 p.m.; Chancel Choir rehearsal, 8 p.m. Thursday: Centering Prayer, 4 p.m. Saturday: UMM breakfast, 7 a.m.; pie baking for the bazaar, 8 a.m.-noon; 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. Wednesday: weekday school, 6:30 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, followed by fellowship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:30 a.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: 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, 8 a.m.; Mass, 10 a.m.; youth ministry night, 6:30 p.m.; PM RCIA, 8:30 p.m. Monday: no Mass; Helping Hands meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday: No Mass; liturgy meeting, 6 p.m. Wednesday: Rosary, 4:45 p.m.; Mass, 5:15 p.m.; Youth Faith Formation & Confirmation, 6-8 p.m.; youth choir rehearsal, 8 p.m. Thursday: Mass, 8:30 a.m.; Eucharistic Adoration, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; parish council meeting, 7 p.m. Friday: Mass, 8:30 a.m. Saturday: NET Team, grades 9-12, 12:30-6:30 p.m.; Rosary, 4:15 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, 8 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.; kitchen update, 11:30 a.m.; Kids Against Hunger packing event, 1 p.m. Wednesday: prayer teams, 12:45 and 6 p.m.; confirmation, 7 p.m.