With Luther being denounced as a heretic by the Catholic Church and his writings being ordered burned by Holy Roman emperor Charles V, he moved to Wartburg Castle in Eisenach for his safety and began a ten-year task to translate the Bible from Latin into German, enabling every person to read the Bible. He continued to change the course of religious and cultural history of the western world until his death in 1546 at age 63.
First Christian Church
Nov. 3, 2013
The First Christian Church, at 425 North Broadway, welcomes you Sunday to our worship services at 8 a.m. (traditional) and 10:30 a.m. (contemporary). Sunday School classes are at 9:30 a.m.
Elev8 classes for children and junior high youth will meet Wednesday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., with a meal served for children, junior high youth, and volunteers at 5:45 p.m. Senior-high Elev8 classes will meet Sunday night from 6:30 to 7:30, with a meal served at 5:45 p.m.
Kids’ Closet of Decatur County and Thirty-one consultant Bonnie Fischer are teaming up for “CROP 4 KIDS” – a day of Scrapbooking & FUNdraising from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Nov. 9, the FCC Family Life Center. For more info, contact Bonnie Fischer at 812-593-0364 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. The next Kids’ Closet opening will be from 4 to 6 p.m., Dec. 4, at City Hall.
With Operation Christmas Child, “Every shoe box offers an opportunity to share the Good News of Jesus Christ with a hurting child.” If you would like to participate in this outreach, shoe boxes to fill with gifts are available in the Holy Grounds at First Christian Church, along with instructions for packing a box and gift suggestions. Boxes will be collected in the Holy Grounds and are due by Nov 17.
Liberty Baptist Church
Nov. 3, 2013
Liberty Baptist Church will have Sunday School beginning at 10 a.m. The Thankful Hearts Class lesson,