Today's Local Church News

Washington Immanuel Lutheran Church Clothing, Bake and Rummage Sale

Posted: Saturday, September 18th, 2010 at 9:04 am

The Washington Immanuel Lutheran Church will be hosting a Clothing, Bake, and Rummage Sale on Saturday, September 25th from 7:00am – 12:00 noon.  Clothing items are $ .75/item.  Other items priced as marked at the sale.  Profits from sale will go to Bobbi Schmidt’s mission trip to Haiti   Thrivent will supplement funds raised.

 Address:  Immanuel Lutheran Church at 1226 East Washington Street, Washington, IA

Ken Davis at Celebration Hall for Concert

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 7:19 pm

Ken Davis will be appearing at Celebration Hall at Iowa Mennonite School, Sunday, October 24th at 6:00 PM. Ken Davis is a noted motivational speaker who has delivered his message of laughter and hope in hundreds of churches and conferences across America. Tickets for reserved seats are $18.00 each and are available by calling Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church at 319 656-2076.

South East Iowa Singles Meetings

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 7:18 pm

The South East Iowa Singles, a non denomination group of singles (ages 20 and up) have several upcoming events coming up. On Saturday 18th and 25th at 5pm the “ALIVE AT FIVE” worship service is in the sanctuary of First United Methodist Church, 201 N Court Fairfield. Following the 18th worship at 6pm the group invites people to come eat out at the Pizza Ranch in Fairfield. Then they will be having a Public Dance from 7:30 – 11pm at the EAGLES on Highway 1 in Fairfield. Music will be Scottie. Everyone is welcome.

First Baptist Church Youth Childrens Ministry

Posted: Thursday, September 9th, 2010 at 5:21 pm

First Baptist Church in Washington will be starting their Youth and
Children’s Ministry for the Fall. Jr. High and Sr High youth will start
meeting on Wednesday September 15th at 7:00 Pm. The Jyf Group will start
on Wednesday September 22nd. at 7:00 Pm. If you have any questions
regarding these two ministries please call the church office at 653-3748
or Pastor Carr at 461-5895.

United Church of Faith Sunday School Starting Soon

Posted: Thursday, September 9th, 2010 at 3:51 pm

The United Church of Faith in Keota will be starting Sunday School Classes beginning September 12th from 10am to 11am for 3 years to High School Age. Everyone is Welcome. Contact the church at 641-636-3825 for more information.

Gospel Echoes Banquet

Posted: Wednesday, September 8th, 2010 at 7:21 pm

The Gospel Echoes Banquet is scheduled for Friday Oct. 1st at 6:30pm at the Sunnyside Mennonite Church in Kalona.

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Overcomers in Christ

Posted: Monday, August 30th, 2010 at 8:46 pm

Do hurts, hang-ups or addictions have control of your life? Overcomers in Christ is a Christ centered recovery program. They are an inter-denominational, nation wide organization. They will be meeting every Monday night from 7:00 to 8:00 P.M. at First Christian Church, 301 West 2nd St. Washington, Iowa beginning Sept. 13, 2010. For more information call: 319-653-6911 or 319-256- 5677.

Church of Crawfordsville Annual Rummage Sale

Posted: Monday, August 30th, 2010 at 3:21 pm

United Church of Crawfordsville annual rummage sale
Thursday, September 2nd from 4-6 p.m.
Friday, September 3rd from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday, September 4th from 9-11 a.m.
Free will offering, something for everyone.

Marion Avenue Baptist Church Senior Citizen Program

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 7:49 pm

Marion Avenue Baptist Church is hosting a senior citizen program. This month’s program features guest speaker, Curt Mayer, principal of the Washington Junior High School. The activity begins at 10 am Thursday, September 2 in the basement of the church. Everyone 55 years and older is invited to come. For a free ride or more information contact the Marion Avenue Baptist church.

St. James Fall Festival

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 7:47 pm

The St. James Fall Festival is Sunday, September 12th at the KC Hall in Washington. Dinner is from 11am to 1pm. The event is $10 for adults and $5 for kids 6 through 12. Pick up and take out is available. The Auction begins at noon. Youth games are from 11:30 to 2:30pm.

Immanuel Lutheran Church French Toast Breakfast

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 7:46 pm

Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington is holding their final French Toast Breakfast Saturday morning at the church from 7 to 10:30. A garage sale and bake sale will take place as well. All proceeds will benefit Child Voice International and are being supplemented by Thrivent Financial.

Ainsworth Lions Club

Posted: Thursday, August 12th, 2010 at 5:56 pm

The Ainsworth Lions Club is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Monday, August 30 from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Ainsworth Community Church. For more information call Alan Beers at 319-657-4203. Walk-ins are welcome.

Swedesburg Blood Drive

Posted: Thursday, August 12th, 2010 at 5:56 pm

Swedesburg Evangelical Lutheran Church will hold a blood drive on Monday, August 23 from 2 to 6:30 p.m. at the Parish Hall in Swedesburg. To donate, please call Jeanie Jones at 319-254-2216. Donors who last gave on or before June 28 are eligible to donate.

Faith Baptist Church – Service in the Park

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:23 pm

Join Faith Baptist Church on Sunday, August 8th at 10 a.m. as they have their morning worship service in the park. Everyone is welcome to join! Bring your lawn chairs!

The Lyrycyst to Perform at Hamakua Place

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 3:31 pm

Wednesday, August 4th at 7pm at the Hamakua Place, there will be a Special guest appearance by Steven Cooper, nationally known as THE LYRYCYST! Steven will share his inspiring story, his awesome music….up close & personal! Door Prizes! Fun! For all ages! Free-will offering will be taken to help Steven cover his expenses! Steven’s presence here is truly a God-thing, don’t miss it!!!!

The Calvarymen to Perform at Local Churches

Posted: Wednesday, July 28th, 2010 at 4:22 pm

The southern gospel music from The Calvarymen out of Missouri is performing at the Sugar Creek Mennonite Church in Wayland on Sunday August 8th at 10:30am and at 6:30pm at the Upper Deer Creek Mennonite Church in Wellman. Everyone is welcome. The event is a free will offering.

2nd Annual Players 4 Payton Slowpitch Tournament

Posted: Sunday, July 25th, 2010 at 5:00 am

Family members of an Ainsworth child are hosting the 2nd Annual Players 4 Payton Slowpitch Softball Tournament.

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Asbury United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School

Posted: Saturday, July 24th, 2010 at 5:40 am

Asbury United Methodist Church in Wellman invites all children ages 3 through starting 6th grade to become space cadets at our summer space voyage Vacation Bible School: GALACTIC BLAST: A COSMIC ADVENTURE PRAISING GOD on July 26th through July 29 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. each evening. A light meal will be served each evening. Come join us in our space adventure learning about the Creator of our Universe during our “Out of this World” week of VBS! To register, please contact Melanie Stutzman, VBS Director, at 319-325-5552 or 319-646-2367. Pre-registration is encouraged!

Prairie Flower Baptist Church Vacation Bible School

Posted: Wednesday, July 14th, 2010 at 9:58 am

“SeaQuest: Diving For God’s Treasure!”
Join the action at Prairie Flower Baptist Church, Washington, as we dig for God’s truth! Come each day for exciting Bible stories, games, puppets, and fun! Bring your friends ages Kindergarten through 6th grade and join us each day, Aug. 1-5 from 6:15pm–8:30pm. For further information, call the church at 319-653-2400.

“French Toast and Toppings” Breakfast

Posted: Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010 at 7:34 pm

Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington is having a “French Toast and Toppings” breakfast on Saturday, from 7 to 10:30am.  It is a free will offering.  100% of the proceeds will go to support Immanuel’s mission project, Child Voice International.