Today's Local Church News

Congregate Meal

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 1:46 pm

Title: Congregate Meal
Description: St. Joseph Cabrini Church will have a congregate meal on Thursday the 26th from 11:30 to 12:30. They will serve ham balls, mashed potatoes, and a variety of other items. Call 319-694-2242 to make a reservation.
Date: 2012-04-26

St. James Youth Races

Posted: Saturday, April 7th, 2012 at 3:04 pm

Title: St. James Youth Races
Description: Plan a fun family night out on Friday, May 18th at the annual St. James Knight Flight Youth Races and 5K. Youth races begin at 6:00 pm and include a 1/4 mile dash for children ages 6 and under and a 1 mile race for kids ages 7-12. A 5K run/walk will follow the youth races beginning at 6:30. All awards will be handed out at 7:30. Registration forms are available at St. James School or online at
Date: 2012-05-18

The Red Roots at First Christian

Posted: Saturday, April 7th, 2012 at 3:04 pm

Title: The Red Roots at First Christian
Description: On Saturday, April 21st the “Red Roots” will perform at First Christian Church. The group is made up of 3 identical sisters who perform pop-country with an inspirational message, Free will donations will be accepted. For more information about the group check out
Date: 2012-04-21

Easter Breakfast Buffet

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2012 at 12:25 am

Title: Easter Breakfast Buffet
Description: There will be an easter weekend breakfast on Saturday, April 7th at the Ainsworth Community Center. The cost is $7 per person, and children 10 and under eat free. Serving starts at 7 and goes until 9. There will be plenty of food choices, and some easter surprises as well.
Date: 2012-04-07

Easter Cantata

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 2:17 am

Title: Easter Cantata
Description: The Winfield Community Choir will present their annual Easter Cantata on Sunday, April 1st at 3pm and on Friday, April 6th at 7. They will take place at the Winfield Methodist Church. Refreshments will be served following the performance.
Date: 2012-04-01


Posted: Friday, March 16th, 2012 at 7:45 am

Title: Fundraiser
Description: A fundraiser is being held at the Faith Baptist Church Saturday night to help pay for an expensive treatment from a life threatening disease for a former foreign exchange student. There will be desserts serviced by World Link exchange students and cultural sharing performances. The fundraiser $20 per person or $35 per couple and is taking place from 7:00 to 9:00 Saturday at Faith Baptist Church. For more information call Z at (319) 461-2788.
Date: 2012-03-17

“Journey Bound”

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2012 at 10:01 pm

Title: \”Journey Bound\”
Description: Prarie Flower Baptist Church will host “Journey Bound” one of Iowa’s most popular quartets, on Sunday the 25th at 6pm. The church is located one mile west of Highway 1 between Washington and Kalona.
Date: 2012-03-25

Midwest Regional Orchestra Festival

Posted: Monday, March 5th, 2012 at 11:35 pm

Title: Midwest Regional Orchestra Festival
Description: The Iowa Mennonite School will host the Midwest Regional Orchestra Festival on March 17th and 18th featuring bands for Central Christian School and Bethany Christian School along with the IMS Orchestra.
Start Date: 2012-03-17
End Date: 2012-03-18

IMS Senoir to Present Piano Recital

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am


IMS Senior Sam Swartzendruber will present a piano recital at the school on Saturday. He will be performing piano pieces from various composers, but he will also be presenting some guitar and vocal pieces with the help of his friends and family.

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Taco Supper

Posted: Saturday, February 25th, 2012 at 5:15 pm

Title: Taco Supper
Description: The Oakville UMW Promise Circle is hosting their 24th Annual Taco Supper at the Oakville Community Building on Saturday, March 10th from 5 to 7:30 pm. Free will donations will benefit the Chad and Bridgette Ball Family.
Date: 2012-03-10

Celebrity Soup Cook Off

Posted: Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 at 3:50 am

Title: Celebrity Soup Cook Off
Description: The First annual St. James Parish Celebrity Soup Cook Off is happening Saturday at 5:30 in the Tobin Hall. Take the Chili out of winter by tasting some of the Parish celebrity’s favorite soups. All proceeds go to Mary’s Meals.
Date: 2012-02-25

Food Bank

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 1:31 am

Title: Food Bank
Description: The Washington Church of God will have an open food bank on Thursday from 1:30 to 4:30.
Date: 2012-02-23

Church of God Meet and Greet

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 1:28 am

Title: Church of God Meet and Greet
Description: The Brighton United Church wants the community to join them for a meet and greet soup supper on Saturday, March 3rd. Serving of a variety of soups and cookies is from 5-7. A free will offering will be accepted.
Date: 2012-03-03

February 20, 2012

Posted: Monday, February 20th, 2012 at 9:05 am

Birthday Winner – Katrina Weber of Harper

Everyone’s Irish

Posted: Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 3:28 am

Title: Everyone\’s Irish
Description: The Event “Everyone’s Irish”, a benefit for St. James School, will be March 17th at the KC Hall in Washington. Reservations for times from 6 to 8 pm can be made by calling Kathleen Brinning at 319-863-3806.
Date: 2012-03-17

Benfit Auction and Baked Potato Bar

Posted: Thursday, February 9th, 2012 at 1:38 am

Title: Benfit Auction and Baked Potato Bar
Description: Pathway Christian School is hosting a Benefit Auction and Baked Potato Bar on Friday the 24th from 4-8pm, with the auction starting at 5. For more information contact Pathway Christian School at 319-656-5443
Date: 2012-02-24

The Art of Marriage

Posted: Thursday, February 9th, 2012 at 1:37 am

Title: The Art of Marriage
Description: Sunnyside Mennonite Church will be hosting the event, The Art of Marriage, on March 16th and 17th starting at 7pm. The cost is $45 dollars per couple and registration is required by March 5th. Call Grace Schumann at 319-470-8971 to register.
Start Date: 2012-02-16
End Date: 2012-02-17

Sweetheart Banquet

Posted: Saturday, February 4th, 2012 at 4:42 pm

Title: Sweetheart Banquet
Description: The 2nd Annual Sweetheart Banquet and Auction will be held on the 11th at the United Methodist Church in the Fellowship Hall. Doors open at 5:30. Meal serving is from 6:00 to 7:00 pm. They are holding a Silent Auction from 5:50 to 7:30 pm and a Live Auction starting at 7:00.

Date: 2012-02-11

Church Family Portraits

Posted: Saturday, February 4th, 2012 at 4:42 pm

Title: Church Family Portraits
Description: The Ainsworth Community Church is offering family portraits on March 27th and 28th to be taken at the church. The sessions will last about 15 minutes and will be compiled into the church directory. Sign up with Jan or Laura before or after church services.
Start Date: 2012-02-27
End Date: 2012-02-28

Sugar Creek MYF Souper Bowl Sundae

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 2:47 am

Title: Sugar Creek MYF Souper Bowl Sundae
Description: Sugar Creek Mennonite Youth Fellowship’s annual “Souper Bowl Sundae” meal will be Sunday Feb. 5th at the church fellowship hall. They’ll have six varieties of soup, cheeses, football cupcakes, and ice cream sundaes. Carry out is available. It’s a freewill donation event, with proceeds going towards the group’s service project, DOOR Chicago.
Date: 2012-02-05