Rushville Republican

April 5, 2013

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Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — Harvest Helpings

WNBA Champion Indiana Fever Coach Lin Dunn will be the featured speaker at Harvest Helpings, the capital fundraiser for The Blue River Community Harvest of Carthage from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, April 19, at the Harvest building near Carthage. Harvest Helpings raises money to support the food and clothing needs of people in Carthage and rural Rush, Henry, Shelby, and Hancock county area.

Tickets are $30 per person and will include one Fever game ticket voucher. Tickets can be purchased online with Paypal through the BRCH website: www.bluerivercommunityharvest.org, or by calling Linda Lashbrook at 765-565-8007; or by emailing (please specify number of tickets required; name, address and phone) bluerivercommunityharvest@gmail.com.



Milroy United Methodist Church

Milroy United Methodist Church Semi-Annual Rummage Sale, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 12 and 8 a.m. to noon April 13. Saturday, April 13, fill a sack for $2. This year the sale will feature the new boutique for finer name brand clothing.



Ray’s Crossing Christian Union Church

Ray’s Crossing Christian Union Church is having a free love offering breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 13.

We will be offering biscuits and sausage gravy, pancakes, sausage patties, eggs, fried potatoes and beverages.

The money raised from this free love offering breakfast will help to buy radios to send to Africa to spread the good news.



Rushville Church of Christ

Starting April 7, we will have sign-ups for Small Groups that will be starting up in May.



Faith Baptist Church in Morristown

Sunday, April 7 Dr. Wayne Scott will teach Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. followed by the morning worship service at 10:30 a.m. The pitch-in lunch will be held at noon with the afternoon worship service at 12:45 p.m.

Candy donations are still needed for the Good News Clubs that are meeting at New Palestine Elementary (Mondays) and Morristown Elementary (Wednesdays) after spring break. Contact Karen Scott for more information at (317) 861-5516.

Wednesday, April 10 is will be the weekly prayer and Bible study at 7 p.m.

April 14 will feature missionary Ted Tharp from Rock of Ages Prison Ministry who will make a presentation during the morning worship service. There will not be a noon pitch-in or afternoon service due to the evening home Bible study at 6 p.m. at various locations throughout the community.

April 16 will be the last opportunity to visit the Statehouse for Family and Freedom Days sponsored by Advance America from 9 to 10:15 a.m. in the 7th floor conference room, 101 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis. This is a free event for the public to attend and a chance to speak with your Senator and Representative at the Statehouse on issues of importance to American families. For more information, contact Advance America at (317) 684-3300.

April 21 will be the Morristown Manor Nursing Home visit during the afternoon worship time from 1 to 1:30 p.m.

April 24 will be the next visitation opportunity at 7 p.m. Meet at the church to organize groups to visit those guests that have visited Faith Baptist Church since Christmas.

Online sermons are available at www.fbcmorristown.org.



The Gathering

The Gathering in Rushville is open Fridays and Saturdays. Stop in for coffee, tea, hot chocolate or cappuccino. There’s biscotti, cookies or scones ready for you to enjoy!

Be sure to visit the clothing department (reNEW) located in the back of the coffee shop. We are accepting clean, gently used clothing.  

Free WiFi is always available.



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