San Jose United Methodist Women will
host their annual turkey supper and bazaar at San Jose
United Methodist Church on Wednesday, Nov. 3, in the church
Fellowship Hall, 600 S. First St. in San Jose. The church is
handicapped-accessible and the event is open to the public.
At 3:30 p.m. bazaar booths will open consisting of a country
store with homemade pies, baked goods and breads; homemade
candies such as caramels, peanut brittle, peanut butter
balls, fudge and more; Rada cutlery; cookbooks; kitchen
items; and greeting cards. Also featured are hand-woven
table runners, placemats and rugs; Christmas cards; and this
year aprons are featured, all handcrafted by local artisans.
At 4 p.m. there will be a delicious meal of roast turkey,
mashed potatoes and gravy, dressing, corn, green beans,
salad, pies, cakes, and drinks.
Carryouts will also be available at the same time.
All proceeds support UMW mission projects.
San Jose United Methodist Church is located on U.S. Route
136 eight miles west of Interstate 155, or two miles east of
Illinois Route 29.
Christian Village Fall Festival is Saturday, Nov. 6, from 9
a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be games, a firefighters' exhibit, door
prizes, car show with the Railsplitter Antique Auto Club, flea
market, fall family portraits for $1, craft and bake sale, live
music from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., chili or pork chop meal from 11 a.m.
to 1 p.m. for $5, and an inflatable jumper from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Middletown Presbyterian Church will host its annual fall
brunch on Sunday, Nov. 7, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adults, $8;
children 4-12, $4.00, 3 and under eat FREE. The
all-you-can-eat menu is ham, bacon, sausage, Belgian
waffles, breakfast pizza, scrambled eggs, sausage gravy and
biscuits, fried potatoes, ham and beans with corn bread,
desserts, coffeecakes, fresh fruit, and drinks
Seventh Annual Service of Remembrance
Lincoln Christian Church will host the Seventh Annual Service of
Sunday, November 7, 2010, at 4:00 p.m. in the Church Sanctuary at 204 North
McLean Street, Lincoln, IL. The purpose in providing this yearly gathering is
to celebrate Godís gift of life and to worship Him for it; to honor the lives of
who have died, particularly during the past year; and to provide a corporate
for loved ones to process, express and heal from their grief. A special part of
service will be a time when each person who has died will be named individually
candle will be lit in his or her memory and honor. A devotional will be brought
Paul Boatman, Seminary Dean at Lincoln Christian University, during the service.
Music will be coordinated and led by Laurin Hill, Minister of Worship at the
Members of the Wellness Ministry Team will also take part in leading the
reception will be held after the service in the Fireside Room at the Church.
The service is open to the public, and everyone is invited to attend. If anyone
to have a loved one recognized during the service, the name of the person and a
can be sent to email@example.com or delivered to the church
prior to November 1.
The Middletown Presbyterian
Church will host its annual fall brunch on Sunday, Nov.
7, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adults, $8; children 4-12, $4.00,
3 and under eat FREE. The all-you-can-eat menu is ham,
bacon, sausage, Belgian waffles, breakfast pizza, scrambled
eggs, sausage gravy and biscuits, fried potatoes, ham and
beans with corn bread, desserts, coffeecakes, fresh fruit,
Army will be providing a congregate meal on Thanksgiving
Day, at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Limit Street in east
Lincoln. In collaboration with the staff of the Oasis
Senior Center, The Salvation Army will seat 300 people for
this holiday meal, reaching out especially to seniors,
grandparents caring for grandchildren, veterans, physically
and mentally disabled adults and single parents unable to be
with other family members for the Thanksgiving Holiday. We
are looking forward to serving many who would otherwise be
home alone, unable to celebrate the holiday with others.
open for diners at 12:30 pm and the meal will be served at
multiple opportunities for volunteers to serve for 2-3 hour
shifts in setup and meal preparation on Thanksgiving
morning, as well as for the mid-day meal service and later
for cleanup (2:30-4:00 pm). Members of the community (this
may be individuals, families or small groups) interested in
volunteering on Thanksgiving Day are encouraged to contact
The Salvation Army at (217) 732-7890.
New Beginnings Thrift Shoppe is partnering with Fresh
Start Ministries here in Lincoln to raise money to help
in needy families purchase food for Thanksgiving this year.
I have attached information on the event and both
ministries. The event starts the 25th of October.
If you have any questions you can stop by the shop or call
217 737 9934.
[text from files received, Jo Hilliard LDN Spiritual Life editor]
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