Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

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November 9, 2013

Church Briefs

First Christian Church

The First Christian Church, located 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 meet this 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 p.m., with a meal served at 5:45 pm.

The annual Chili Cook Off will be held following 10:30 a.m. worship, Nov. 17, in the Family Life Center. Bring your favorite chili and recipe. Peanut butter sandwiches, crackers, other soups, relish tray, desserts, drinks, and table service will be furnished. You may bring another kind of soup. Come and enjoy all the food and fun!

The Gleaner’s Food Bank will be on the First Christian Church parking lot from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nov. 18.

The next Decatur County Kids’ Closet opening will be from 4 to 6 p.m., Dec. 4, at Greensburg City Hall, 314 W. Washington Street.

Sandcreek Baptist Church

Nov. 11 is Veterans Day and this Sunday, we at Sandcreek will honor those in our congregation who’ve served our country in the past or are now serving. If you have a veteran in your family, live next door to one, or have a friend who served, take time to thank him/her for their service and willingness to leave family and home to assure we and our country remain safe and free. In honor of this special day, you might consider wearing RED, WHITE and BLUE to church to let them know you do remember and honor them.

The Faith Singers will practice, as usual, at 9 a.m., Saturday morning, and the BYF will meet at the church at 6 p.m. Sunday. Remember, they are willing to shop and/or stuff your shoe box for Operation Christmas Child. Just let them know if you want their help/assistance. There are “flat,” decorated boxes on the table in the hallway for you to take/use if you choose. They are easily folded into a finished box/boxes. A few filled boxes have already been placed on the table.

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