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February 14, 2014

Church Briefs

Main Street Christian Church

Main Street Christian Church continues their four week sermon series this Sunday on “How to Follow Jesus as Lord” with their Week 2 sermon entitled “Of Course I Know Who You Are. Do You Know Me?” The sermon series is a part of the congregation’s 2014 Worship and Ministry emphasis “Follow!”

The congregation continues their winter indoor exercise ministry on Monday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. with Step and Walk. A walking and stair climbing route is laid out through the three floors of the educational building. The route is also marked with arrows.

The February Manna Mission meal is set for Tuesday, Feb. 25.

The Youth Fellowship and their parents are sponsoring a Souper Sunday: Chili & More luncheon at 11:45 a.m. on Sunday, March 2 in the church’s downstairs dining room. Donations will be received for a summer youth trip.

Main Street Christian Church is located at 615 N. Main Street. The public is invited to all of these events.

St. Paul’s United Methodist Church

Learn about lasting love and overcoming life’s obstacles together by attending the Uncommon Marriage Simulcast on Saturday, March 1, at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church located at the corner of 5th & Morgan Street, Rushville. Bring your coffee and enjoy this presentation by Tony and Lauren Dungy. Coffee and doughnuts will be provided in the church basement beginning at 9 a.m. with the simulcast to start at 10 a.m. A donation of $10 per couple to cover costs will be appreciated. Call 932-3777 by Feb. 20 if child care is needed.

Plum Creek Christian Church

“Love Wins” 1 Corinthians 13:1-3

“Your love for one another will prove to the world that you are My (Jesus) disciples.” John 13:35 (NLT). PCCC has been learning about the power of Love. That it’s more important than…spiritual gifts and knowledge. But while knowledge makes us feel important, it is love that strengthens the church.

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