Today's Local Church News

Gracehill Moravian Church Homecoming Celebration

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 1:19 pm

The Gracehill Moravian Church is celebrating its annual homecoming on Sunday, June 27th at 10:30am. Bryan Gates is the guest speaker. A potluck lunch will follow the service. A business meeting will be held after the meal. All are welcome to attend.

Immauel Lutheran Church

Posted: Friday, June 4th, 2010 at 8:11 pm

Immauel Lutheran Church will be holding worship on Sunday mornings at 8:00 & 9:30 am for the summer months.

Family Fun Fest

Posted: Monday, May 24th, 2010 at 9:34 pm

New Life Community Church in Wellman is hosting the first annual Family Fun Fest on Saturday.  It will be held from 9:30 to 11:30am at the Wellman North Park in Wellman.  All families of all ages and sizes are invited to kick off Memorial Day weekend with Kid-Centered Activities such as Sports, Science, Geography, Crafts, Snacks, and Much More, all for FREE.

“Let Freedom Ring! A Memorial Day Salute”

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 9:10 pm

The Washington Choral Society Proudly Presents: “Let Freedom Ring! A Memorial Day Salute” in honor of those who defend and have defended our country” Friday, May 28, at 7:30PM It is a Free-will donation during the concert at the United Methodist Church 206 W 2nd Street Washington, Iowa

Jubilate

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 3:55 pm

HOPE BIBLE CHURCH extends a warm invitation to join them as they host the Jubilate, on Tuesday, May 18th, at 7:00 p.m. The church building is located on Hwy 92 in Columbus Junction, next to the City Hall building. Instrumental selections, personal testimonies and a mini-drama highlight this heart-warming concert. For specific directions or more information about this admission-free community event, you may call the church at: (319) 728-2355 or you may see more information on their website at www.hbccj.org.

Don Colton

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 3:51 pm

The Washington United Methodist Church, 206 West 2nd Street, will host Don Colton, Saxophonist, Guitarist and Singer on Sunday, May 16th at the 9:00 and 10:30 am Worship Services.  Don Colton is from Southeast Iowa. He grew up in a musical family and gave his first public performance at age 7, singing for a small country church, accompanied by his mother and sister on the piano.

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Kalona United Methodist Women Salad Luncheon

Posted: Tuesday, May 11th, 2010 at 8:21 am

The Kalona United Methodist Women Salad Luncheon will be Wednesday, May 11 from 11am-1pm at the Kalona United Methodist Church. All are welcome to the luncheon.

Community Clothing, Bake and Rummage Sale

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 8:34 pm

Immanuel Lutheran Church is hosting the Community Clothing, Bake and Rummage Sale on Saturday, May 15th from 7 to noon at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington.  Funds will go to the floor tile project at the church.

Mother/Daughter Tea

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 8:34 pm

The Oakville United Methodist Church is hosting their annual Mother/Daughter Tea on Tuesday, May 11th, at 7pm.  There is no cost for the event.

Iowa Mennonite School’s Touring Choir

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 8:33 pm

Iowa Mennonite School’s Touring Choir will share a program of sacred music at Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church on Sunday, at 6:00 p.m.  The concert will feature a variety of music, primarily vocal with some accompaniment and ensemble pieces, all are under the direction of Karenza Yoder.  The choir is comprised of juniors and seniors.  All are invited to attend the program.

SonRock Kids Camp Vacation Bible School

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 7:37 pm

Faith Baptist Church welcomes kids preschool-6th grade to join them for SonRock Kids Camp Vacation Bible School June 7 – 11. Contact Cari at 653-4462 with questions or to register.

Annual Auction to Benefit Youth Ministry

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 3:46 pm

The United Methodist Church of Washington is having their Annual Auction to benefit Youth Ministry on Saturday.  Dinner begins at 5:30 followed by the auction at 6:15.  Cost is $15 per person, or $120 for a table of eight.  Childcare will be provided for $5 per child.

Jubilance Children’s Choir Program

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 3:43 pm

Kalona Mennonite Church is having a Jubilance Children’s Choir Program on Friday, May 7th at 7 PM in Kalona.  Jubilance is a community children’s choir made up of 30 area children under the direction of Rhonda Miller.  Come enjoy an evening of children singing joyful songs!

Sign Language with Your Infant

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 3:42 pm

Learn how to use sign language with your infant with Nicole Kitchen on Thursday(s), April 22nd and 29th from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington at the south entrance.  To register or find out more, call Parents as Teachers at 319-461-9007.

Iowa Mennonite High School Touring Choir

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 2:04 pm

The United Methodist Church and Washington Mennonite Church will host
the Iowa Mennonite High School Touring Choir from Kalona, on Sunday,
April 25th for a combined worship service at 9:30 AM, at the United
Methodist Church, 206 W. Second St., Washington. The choir will conduct the entire worship service and will lead hymns accapella, in the unique tradition of the Mennonite worship. The choir is directed by Karenza Yoder.  At 11 AM there will be a potluck meal for the choir, youth groups, church families and friends. Iowa Mennonite School personnel will be present to give a brief program and answer questions about IMS.  All community members are welcome.

Daddy Daughter Dinner

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 2:46 pm

Kids of Faith at Faith Baptist Church are having a Daddy Daughter Dinner on Friday from 6 to 8pm. Dress up and enjoy a fancy meal and tons of fun. Cost is $5 per family.

Nerfs and Nachos

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 2:43 pm

Kids of Faith at Faith Baptist Church are inviting all moms and sons 6th grade and under to attend Nerfs and Nachos at Faith Baptist Church. Games and nachos will be served. The event is on Friday, April 30th, beginning at 6 until 8 pm.

FOC’s Brandon Bunnell Gun Safety Ministry

Posted: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 at 2:34 pm

The Family of Christ Ministry is providing free gun locks at at Kids Fest on May 28th. The free locks are part of the FOC’s Brandon Bunnell Gun safety Ministry.

Spring Rummage Sale

Posted: Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 at 8:25 pm

The United Church of Crawfordsville is having their Spring Rummage Sale on Thursday April 29, from 4 to 6pm, Friday April 30, from 9am to 6pm and Saturday May 1, from 8 to 11am. It is a free donation.

Our Community Church Easter Events

Posted: Thursday, April 1st, 2010 at 8:57 pm

Our Community Church is having an Easter Breakfast, Worship service, and Easter Egg Hunt at the WACO High School on Sunday.  Breakfast is at 7:30, the service is at 9:30, and the Easter Egg Hunt will follow.