Faith Baptist Church - Morristown
Sunday, May 19 Dr. Wayne Scott will be teaching Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. with a worship service at 10:30 a.m. The pitch-in lunch will be at noon followed by the afternoon service at Morristown Manor Nursing Home at 1 p.m.
Other activities for the month of May include:
May 19 - All Tupperware orders are due to Jane Smith.
May 22 - Prayer and Bible study meeting at the church at 7 p.m.
May 26 - Sara Marshall, missionary to Costa Rica, will speak during the morning worship service.
May 29 - Monthly visitation teams will leave the church at 7 p.m. to call on families that have visited the church since Christmas.
Vacation Bible School (VBS) will be held from 6:15 to 8:30 p.m June 17-21 at the church.
June 23 - 21st Anniversary Celebration at 1 p.m. at Riley Park Shelter House.
Main Street Christian Church
Sunday, May 19, high school and college seniors who will be graduating will be recognized for their accomplishments.
The public is invited and welcomed to attend all events and services.
The Gathering, 245 N. Main St., 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.
St. Joseph Church - Shelbyville
St. Joseph Church in Shelbyville annual Spring Parish Festival continues May 17 and 18. Hours are Fri. 5-11 p.m., and Sat. noon-11 p.m. Events include Fried Chicken Dinner on Sunday (11 a.m.-2 p.m.) at Knights of Columbus (Adults $10, children $5); children’s games and rides; authentic Mexican food; Pork Chop dinner (Fri. only); BBQ chicken dinner (Sat. only); Raffle drawing Sunday afternoon. Ride tickets are on sale now ($14 for 20 tickets) at: Dean’s Dry Cleaning & Laundry, Quality Cleaners, Knights of Columbus, Mathies Landscaping and Sanders Jewelry Store.
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Faith Baptist Church - Morristown
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