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October 19, 2012

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RUSHVILLE — Big Flatrock Christian Church

Big Flatrock Christian Church invites everyone to their annual Gospel Sing at 7 p.m. Nov. 3.

Special guests include the Outreach Praise Band and the Waldron Methodist Praise Band.

The church is located one mile east of Gowdy in southwestern Rush County.

Call Larry Adkins at 765-932-5229 for directions or more information.

Faith Baptist Church - Morristown

Every Monday through December, Good News Club at New Palestine Elementary immediately after school.

Every Wednesday through December, the church also sponsors the Good News Club at Morristown Elementary. Contact the school office or the church for more information (765) 763-7657.

The Fall Bonfire will take place  at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at Robert and Mary Rodebeck’s farm in Greenfield. The afternoon preaching service will be around the campfire, as well as games, activities, corn hole contest and a hay ride. Each family should bring lawn chairs and a side dish. The church will provide dinnerware, hot dogs and buns.

Oct. 24 - monthly visitation teams will leave the church at 7 p.m.  

Oct. 28 - monthly business meeting in order to vote on two deacons.

The church food pantry is collecting non-perishable items for families in need during the holiday season. Contributions can be left in the box in the church office.

Online sermons can be heard on the church website at www.fbcmorristown.org. Dr. Wayne Scott, pastor.

First Church of God

The First Church of God in Rushville will be hosting a couple of special events this month.

Saturday, Oct. 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the church will be having a Fall Craft Fair in its gymnasium. Several vendors will be selling handmade crafts, jewelry, holiday gifts, candles, baked goods and much more. There will also be a concession stand available for all patrons. Booth Space is still available; call 932-5139 for more information.

Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m., the church will be having its annual Trunk or Treat for the children of the community. There will be plenty of treats, games and prizes for all the kids plus popcorn and drinks for all that attend. This is a free event and all are invited.

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