Rushville Republican

August 16, 2013

church briefs


Rushville Republican

---- — Rushville Parks Department 2013 Gospel Sing Sept. 7

The Rushville Parks Department will host the 2013 Gospel Sing beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Rushville Riverside Park Amphitheater. This year’s Gospel Sing is expected to run approximately two hours. At the conclusion, Holy Communion will be offered to all those that wish to partake.

Come early, bring a picnic dinner, lawn chairs and even blankets if there will be a chill in the air.

This Ecumenical service is a non-denominational program with local performers from the area. The Gospel Sing is free and the public is invited and encouraged to attend this uplifting event.

Performers include: Vicki Campbell, Scott Evans, Annie Frost, The Farley Family, Dreama Hallgarth, Harmony, The Praise Band, John Mikkiah Thompson, Carol Tressler and Scott Wildey.

Riverside Park Amphitheater is a premier outdoor venue located at 100 West Water Street in Rushville. The venue is a great destination annually hosting live music events and creating a great family-friendly environment. Parking is conveniently available in gravel lots or in surrounding business. Special handicap parking is also available.

Gospel Sing Committee members include: Danny Mathews, Linda Mathews, Nancy Mitchell, Floyd Wiley, Carol Wiley and Mark Hackler.

Amped Up 2013 at Riverside Park Amphitheater

Plum Creek Christian Church (PCCC) will be hosting “Amped Up 2013” at 11 a.m. at Rushville’s Riverside Park Amphitheater on Sunday, Sept. 22. This is PCCC’s annual contemporary and casual community outdoor service. If you are looking to visit a church, this is a very good opportunity to see what PCCC is all about. Everyone is asked to bring a lawn chair from home and encouraged to bring a covered dish/dessert for the meal afterward. PCCC will have some chairs on hand as well. Please enter at the Morgan Street entrance where you will be greeted by volunteers who will help you get parked and will handle any other needs you may have. PCCC is excited for you to meet their new youth minister who will be handling the fun activities along with his team. The afternoon will wrap up at 3 p.m. Come get your praise on with PCCC. This year’s RushFest Mayor’s Breakfast will be held at the Elks Lodge followed by this Plum Creek Christian Church’s Amped Up 2013 service.

Cornerstone Christian Fellowship - Waldron

Cornerstone Christian Fellowship in Waldron will be hosting a healing service with John Smithwick at 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18. Everyone is invited. Please call (765) 525-9808 for more information.

Second Annual Park Place Church of God Car & Truck Show

Park Place Church of God in Connersville announces their Second Annual Car & Truck Show to take place Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The event will take place at Park Place Church of God, located at 3025 Waterloo Rd., Connersville. Registration will be from 9 to 11 a.m. The registration fee is $10. The event takes place rain or shine.

Awards will be given out at 2 p.m. to the Top 15 and Pastor Shawn O’Connor’s Choice. DJ CWB will be on hand to emcee the event as well as providing music. Food and drink will be available and door prizes will be up for grabs too!

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to display your pride and joy while supporting Connersville’s Community Sharing Food Bank. For more information about the show, please call Annie Caudill at 765-265-6704.

Park Place Church of God- Igniting the passion to join in God’s activity.

St. John’s - Enochsburg

St. John’s, Enochsburg, church picnic is Sept. 1. Chicken and roast beef dinners served beginning at 11 a.m. Games, beer garden, raffles, silent auction.

Faith Baptist Church - Morristown

Sunday, Aug. 18, Sunday school will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the worship service at 10:30 a.m. with special guest speakers Paul and Rachel Weber, missionaries to Australia. A

pitch-in lunch will be held at noon, followed by the monthly visit to Morristown Manor Nursing Home at 1 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 21 is the prayer and Bible study meeting at 7 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 24 will be the Ladies Day Out luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. RSVP’s are due to Shanna Rodebeck by Aug. 18. Call (317) 448-3769 or Srodebeck@gmail.com for more information.

Sunday, Aug. 25 missionaries to Mexico, Russell and Debbie Raymer, will conduct the morning worship services.

Wednesday, Aug. 28 will be the monthly visitation program with teams leaving the church at 7 p.m.

A new Sunday school class will begin on Sunday, Sept. 1, called “Basics for Believers” taught by Joe Hansome, deacon, at 9:30 a.m. and continue on Sundays.

Good News Clubs will begin at Morristown Elementary after school on Sept. 18, Sept. 25, Oct. 2, Oct. 30, Nov. 6, Nov. 13, Nov. 20 and Dec. 4. For more details, contact Dr. Wayne Scott at (765) 763-7657.

Online sermons are available at www.fbcmorristown.org.

New Salem United Methodist Church

New Salem United Methodist Church is hosting a fried chicken lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, in the New Salem Lions Club building on US 52. Full meal with sides and drink. $9 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Open to all!

Changing Footprints

Do you need shoes? Come to Changing Footprints Warehouse from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 310 Julian St., Rushville. If you have shoes to donate, they can be dropped off during these hours also. Contact: 317-296-3627 or ruth.houk@changingfootprints.com

Editor’s note: Area churches are encouraged to share non-recurring information with the Rushville Republican for use in Church Briefs, which publishes every Friday. Just send your news to us at rushvillerepublican@rushvillerepublican.com or at Rushville Republican, 126 S. Main St., Rushville, IN 46173.