Rushville Republican

Church

October 26, 2012

Church briefs 102612

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

Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., morning worship at 10:30 a.m., food and fellowship at noon and afternoon worship service at 12:45 p.m. at which time the quarterly business meeting will be held to elect two new deacons.

Events for this week include:

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.

Oct. 27 - Work day at the church from 9 a.m. to noon.

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. Gleaner’s Food Bank will distribute food to needy families in the parking lot of the Morristown Christian Church from 1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 30. Helpers are needed to unload and sort the food items from the truck.

The ladies of the church are invited to a Pampered Chef party at Jane Smith’s home at 11 a.m. Nov. 3 at 11 a.m. Silent orders will also be taken for those unable to attend. Contact Jane for a catalog and order blank if you are interested in ordering. The hostess gift from this party will be donated to the church kitchen.

Online sermons are available on the church website at www.fbcmorristown.org.

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.

Text Only
Church
  • Let go…or be dragged A friend who has some experience with rodeo horses sent me a most picturesque proverb: “Let go or be dragged.” Whether this phrase was first spoken by a Zen master who had achieved enlightenment on the mountainside, or by a battered cowboy nursing hi

    July 25, 2014

  • A year older, but not that much smarter I think I am in a rut. No matter how hard I work, I do not seem to be getting any further along in life. Could it be that somewhere in my past, I peaked and did not realize it? If so, I wish I knew about it so at least I could have the consolation th

    July 25, 2014

  • church briefs Faith Baptist Church - Morristown Dr. Wayne Scott, pastorSunday, July 27 - Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship service at 10:30 a.m., followed by a pitch-in lunch at noon and an afternoon service at 2 p.m. with a baptismal service at Hancock Reform B

    July 25, 2014

  • Church Briefs First Baptist Church of Rushville“Children should be seen and not heard.” I’ve heard adults say that at times, especially in years gone by. I understand what they mean in some respects. “Children should not interrupt or be a distraction when importan

    July 18, 2014

  • Keeping the Faith: Hitting the Road Here we are, deep in the throes of the rituals of summer. School is out, vacation days are being cashed in, and picnic baskets are being packed. Barbecues are firing, pools are splashing, and ice cream trucks are rolling. Meanwhile, thousands, yea mi

    July 18, 2014

  • religion briefs Senate Democrats seek to reverse Hobby Lobby ruling WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate is preparing to vote on a Democratic-sponsored bill aimed at ensuring that women receive free contraception coverage even if they work for a company that has a religious

    July 18, 2014

  • Let It Go, Let Go, Let It Go This year I celebrate my 20th year as a practicing grandfather. I am not sure that after 20 years I know anything more about being a grandfather than I did before. I have not found any books written on how to be a grandfather, maybe I should write on

    July 18, 2014

  • chu-rv071814-church mouse logo Just checking in today - Angel the Church Mouse Hi, all you kind folks in Readership Land.Mercy! July is fleeing. Bible School has been about in city and country. What a joy hearing little voices singing hymns and reciting Bible verses. Now, soon school bells will be ringing! Didn’t they just stop

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Keeping the Faith Decades ago, while speaking of an upcoming championship bout, Muhammad Ali constructed a poetic couplet of epic proportions. With glitzy words corresponding to his style both in and out of the ring, “The Greatest” claimed he would “Float like a butte

    July 11, 2014

  • Have a blessed day; now fire me if you dare! I must confess to a severe case of poverty. I never took a vow of poverty; it just seems to have worked out that way for me. I am so poor the church mice have packed their bags and moved on. If I knew where they moved to, I might join them.Being poor

    July 11, 2014