Churchs & Synagogues: October 20-26, 2013
The following houses of worship have submitted calendars for Sunday through Oct. 26.
Any Fairfield house of worship wanting to have its calendar for the week of Oct. 27 through Nov. 2 published in The Ledger Oct. 25 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.
2363 142nd Street
John Benedict, pastor
Sunday: service, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday: 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 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: hayride, Allen and Darla Melcher home, 4-8 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: Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:15 a.m.; potluck and quarterly business meeting, following worship; Awana for ages 3 through fifth grade, 4:15-6 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: 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, with Junior Church, 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: complimentary meal, followed by Life Lesson Bible study, 6 p.m.
201 W. Briggs Ave.
Stacy Grau, pastor
Sunday: worship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 10:15 a.m.; Women of the ELCA equal exchange coffee and tea sales, 10:20 a.m.; Coffee and Conversation adult education class, 10:25 a.m. Wednesday: choir practice, 7 p.m.; basement work, 7-9 p.m. Saturday: basement work, 9 a.m.
200 S. Main St.
Joseph Phipps, pastor
Sunday: worship, 10:30 a.m.; AA, nonsmoking, 5 p.m.; middle school/high school youth groups, 5:13 p.m. Monday: women’s Bible study, Rose McMahon 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.; Chancel Choir rehearsal, 7:30 p.m.; AA meeting, 8 p.m. Thursday: 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, noon; youth choir, 1 p.m. Monday: WIC, 10:15 a.m.; Guild Circle, 1:30 p.m.; Extravagant Generosity Committee, 7 p.m.; P.E.O., community room, 7 p.m. Tuesday: WIC, 9 a.m.; Toastmasters, 7:45 p.m. Wednesday: Kids Club, 8 a.m.; Confirmation, 7 p.m.; Chancel Choir rehearsal, 8 p.m. Thursday: Centering Prayer, 4 p.m.; ARC, 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.; fellowship, 10 a.m.; Sunday school for all ages, 10:30 a.m.; board of education, 5:30 p.m.; board of elders, 6:30 p.m. Monday-Tuesday: Iowa District East Fall Pastors Conference, Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca, Solon. 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.
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 study, 7 p.m.
WORD OF LIFE LUTHERAN LCMC
2092 Libertyville Road
Chris Fiske, pastor
Sunday: worship, with Holy Communion, 8 a.m.; fellowship with Noah Ruppert, 9:15 a.m.; worship, with Holy Communion, 10:30 a.m. Monday: Cub Scouts, 6-8 p.m.; council meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Confirmation, 7 p.m. Friday: carpool for W.O.W. field trip, 9:30 a.m.; fifth-grade dance and game night, 7-10 p.m.