Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Church

July 27, 2013

Church Briefs

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The Kids’ Closet opening date is from 4 to 6 p.m., July 31. Anyone wishing to make a donation should make checks payable to First Christian Church in care of the Kids’ Closet. Used clothing is also being collected for sizes 4T to 18. They can be brought to the fire station at any time or to the First Christian Church.

We will be showing the movie “Up” at 7 p.m., August 2, in the Family Life Center. This evening is free to attend. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Bring your own blanket or lawn chair.

Free breakfast delivery for those in need is the first Saturday of every month. The next delivery is Aug. 3. Call the church office at 812-663-8488 and leave a message with your name, address and phone number to request a delivery.

Church picnic is Sunday, Aug. 4, following the 10:30 a.m. worship service. Menu includes fried chicken, corn on the cob, coleslaw and homemade ice cream. Bring cool side dishes or desserts. Table service and drinks are provided. Bring family and friends!

The FCC Alpha Omega Children will host their Inaugural Cornhole Tournament and Block Party from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., August 10, on the FCC parking lot. The cost is $10 per team. FCC Alpha Omega Children is an Outreach Ministry of Puppets. This is a fundraiser to help purchase new puppets, supplies and other expenses to spread God’s Love and Word to the community and beyond. To sign up a team or make donations to this event, call the church office at 663-8488.

St. Mary’s

Registration for Wednesday Religious Education, preschool through grade 12, can be completed at the parish office during regular hours this week, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

St. Mary’s School Open House is from 1 to 3 p.m., July 28. Students will be able to meet their teachers in the classrooms and leave school supplies. Aug. 1 is the first student day.

Vacation Bible School was a tremendous success, with participants bringing canned fruits and vegetables for the St. Mary’s Hot Meal Program, which is every Sunday of the year.

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