Today's Local Church News

Southest Iowa Singles

Posted: Wednesday, October 14th, 2009 at 2:00 pm

Southeast Iowa Singles is a non-denomination group of singles (ages 20 and up) sponsored by the First United Methodist Church in Fairfield. The group meets every Saturday this month at 5:00 pm  in the fellowship hall of the church.

Fall Rummage

Posted: Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 at 5:11 pm

The United Methodist Women Annual Fall Rummage, Luncheon, and Bake Sale will be Friday, October 24 beginning at 7 am at the First United Methodist Church in Mt. Pleasant. Homemade creamed chicken over biscuits will be served from 11 am – 1 pm.

Church Concert

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2009 at 6:29 pm

Upper Deer Creek Church in Wellman will hold a concert Saturday. The event starts at 6:30. Admission is $5 at the door and pizza will be served.

Halloween Bash

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2009 at 6:28 pm

Holy Trinity Parish Life Center in Richmond will hold a Halloween Bash Saturday, October 31 from 7-midnight. There will be a dinner and dance plus auctions. Admission is $10 in advance or $15 at the door ($10 at the door if you are wearing a costume). All proceeds benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Read and Feed

Posted: Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 at 9:38 pm

The United Presbyterian Church’s Read and Feed book club will meet Thursday, October 15  at 11:45 am. Each member should choose a book to read and give a brief report about it. Make sure to bring your lunch.

Circle of Support

Posted: Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 at 9:37 pm

The next Circle of Support meeting will be Monday, October 26 at the United Methodist Church in Washington at 5:30. Dinner and child care will be provided.

Turkey Supper

Posted: Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 at 9:36 pm

Richland United Methodist Church will hold a turkey supper Wednesday, October 14 from 5-7 pm. They’ll serve roast turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetable, dessert, and drinks in the fellowship hall. Carry-out is available. Call 319-456-2251 for more information.

Jazz Concert

Posted: Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 at 9:34 pm

The United Methodist Church in Washington will host Paul Asado, a world famous jazz musician, in concert Saturday, October 17 at 7:30 pm. Admission is $15 for adults and $5 for high school students and younger.

Fall Dinner

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2009 at 3:44 pm

The St. Wenceslaus Church in Iowa City will hold their Fall Dinner Sunday, October 4 from 11:30 am – 5:00 pm at the church. It will be a cafeteria style pork loin dinner with rolls furnished by Texas Roadhouse. Adult admission is $10, kids are $4.

Read and Feed

Posted: Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 at 3:28 pm

The United Presbyterian Church’s Read and Feed book club will meet Thursday, September 17 at 11:45 am. Each member should choose a book to read and give a brief report about it. Be sure to bring your lunch.

Prayer Dinner

Posted: Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 at 3:27 pm

The United Methodist Church in Washington will hold a prayer dinner Thursday, September 17 from 6-7:30 pm. Come enjoy a ham ball dinner and pray for their 40 Day Campaign. RSVP at 653-5446.

Choir Concert

Posted: Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 at 3:26 pm

The Sound of Washington choir will hold its first concert Thursday, September 17 at Washington Mennonite Church at 6 pm. The group is also looking for volunteers and participants. Registration fee is $35. For more information, call Kim at 319-461-8864.

Chaplaincy Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 at 3:26 pm

The Parkview Manor Chaplaincy Program Fundraiser will be Friday, September 18 at Asbury United Methodist Church from 4:30-6:30 pm. There will be a silent auction and a cash and carry table. A grilled pork burger meal will be served for $6 for adults and $3.50 for children under 12.

Family Day

Posted: Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 at 3:24 pm

Marion Avenue Baptist Church will celebrate its 36th anniversary with a Friend and Family Day Sunday, September 20 at 10:00 am. Join them for worship, fellowship, food, and fun with guest musicians Jonathan and Tiffany Epley. For more information, call 653-4113.

Preaching Jubilee

Posted: Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 at 2:14 pm

Marion Avenue Baptist Church will hold their Fall Preaching Jubilee Sunday, September 20 through Tuesday, September 22. Guest preachers include Drs. Larry Brown, Bobby Roberson, and Clarence Sexton. There will also be dinner, children’s carnival, and shopping in Kalona. Call 653-4113 for more information.

Congregate Meal

Posted: Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 at 2:10 pm

St. Joseph Church in East Pleasant Plain will hold a congregate meal Thursday, September 24 from 11:30 am-12:30 pm. They will be serving fried chicken, mashed potatoes, vegetables, salad bar, and beverage. Bingo will be played after the meal. Call 319-694-3035 for more information.