One Voice will be in concert at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 3 at The Gathering, 245 N. Main St., Rushville. Everyone welcome to this free concert.
A special Mommy and Me Tea is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. May 11 at The Gathering. Girls (must be accompanied by an adult) ages 3-8 are invited to attend this free tea. “Tea and all the fixings” will be a part of the fun! Please call Brenda at 608-630-1173 to make your reservations. Space is limited. Reservations are required.
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.
Main Street Christian Church
Flight of the Fallen Concert Sunday Evening
Flight of the Fallen will present a service of inspirational music at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, May 5 in the sanctuary of Main Street Christian Church. The Connersville based group consists of Aaron Milbourn, a 2011 Anderson University graduate in Music Business who is the worship pastor at Seymour Christian Church; Tyler McCoskey is a Ball State University junior major in Music Media Production, and Ben Leiter is a Purdue University junior working on a degree in Aeronautical Engineering Technology.
The group began when Aaron Milbourn and Ty McCloskey met while playing for a church praise band in Connersville. They recognized their complimentary talents and shared vision of using music to spread the Good News of Jesus Christ. Their style includes folk, contemporary praise, world sounds, and light rock. Flight of the Fallen has drawn from an eclectic variety of influences including The Classic Crime, Shane and Shane, Gungor, and Hillsong United.
The groups CD’s includes the recently released “There is Hope” (2013), “Unshakable” (2012), “With Everything” (2011), and “Aaron Milbourn (2009).
Each year the group performs at numerous churches, festivals, camps and venues throughout Indiana. Group leader Aaron Milbourn stated: “Flight of the Fallen visually seeks to glorify God by using their musical talents as an avenue of brining hearts to praise and worship Christ.” A free-will offering will be received for Flight of the Fallen’s ministry.
Rushville Church of Christ
Our Sunday evening and evening Youth Group meetings have moved from 6 to 5 p.m.
Also, starting in May, Rushville Church of Christ will be starting Small Groups offered for all age groups. We want to encourage you to come out, check us out and see if we have a group that may fit your needs. Sign-ups are going on now!
St. Paul’s UMC
St. Paul’s Education Committee will host a Family Movie Night from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, May 3, 2013, in the church basement!
We will provide pizza, drinks, dessert, and, of course, popcorn. Please bring pillows, chairs, sleeping bags or blankets to sit on. You may also use one of the chairs already in the basement, if you would like.
In order to have enough pizza we would ask that you RSVP the number of people attending to the church office by May 1. You may call 765-932-3777 or email email@example.com.
We hope to see you all there to enjoy the fellowship and the movie!
Faith Baptist Church - Morristown
Sunday, May 5 Dr. Wayne Scott will teach Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and preach the morning worship service at 10:30 a.m. This service will honor the 2013 high school and college graduates. The noon pitch-in lunch will be followed by the afternoon worship service at 12:45 p.m.
Also, photos will be taken after the Sunday school and morning worship services for the new church directory. Be sure to proof read the personal information before we go to press next week.
Wednesday, May 1 - Ladies Luncheon (for those in the 50+ Wiser group) at Bluebird Restaurant in Morristown from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Contact Judy Lockett for RSVP at (317) 462-5437. Also, prayer and Bible study at 7 p.m.
May 11 - The church will meet at 9 a.m. to plant flowers and work on landscaping before Mother’s Day.
May 12 - Mother’s Day - No pitch-in lunch or afternoon worship service. The Advent Angels will have a card/gift exchange.
May 19 - Morristown Manor Nursing Home service at 1 p.m.
May 26 - Sara Marshall, missionary, will speak during the morning worship service on her work in Costa Rica.
May 29 - Visitation teams will go out into the community. Meet at the church at 7 p.m. to organize groups.
June 23 - The 21st anniversary of Faith Baptist Church. A pitch-in and special service will be held at 1 p.m. at the Riley Park Shelter House.
Online sermons are available at www.fbcmorristown.org.
Knightstown Church of God
Knightstown Church of God would like to invite everyone to come out and join us for a very special evening of gospel singing. We are hosting the Driven Quartet at 7 p.m. on Friday May the 10. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Pastor Tim Hensley at 765-686-1451 or you can reach the church by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are also on Facebook at www.facebook.com/KnightstownChurchofGod.
Plum Creek Christian Church
What is it about the name of Jesus that offends people? For centuries his name has brought about strong emotions. As recorded in Acts 3 we read about how Jesus is able to work miracles of healing through his followers. Why would this be perceived as a bad thing? The sad truth is the religious leaders at the time were more concerned with their power than the power of Jesus. These same leaders had Peter and John brought before them and began to question them. They asked, “By what power or what name did you do this?” Peter answered, “ If we are being called to account today for an act of kindness shown to a man who was lame and are being asked how he was healed, then know this. It is the Name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified but whom God raised from the dead, that this man stands before you healed. Salvation is found in no one else, for there is not other name under heaven given to mankind by which we must be saved.” Not Buddha not Muhammad nor Confucius died for you. Only Jesus died for your sins so you may be saved from hell. One day we will all die; where are you going to spend eternity? The choice is yours.
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