Malawi Trip Update 6/24/2018

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Please continue to pray for our Malawi team, who are currently in Malawi and will be returning July 3. The delegation includes preschool expert Kathleen Liffick plus nine church members: John Dimit, Cindy Fraser, John Harden, Nathan Holder, David and Jean Oliver-Holder, Lauren Smith, and Donald and Nancy Uchtmann. The major priorities for this visit include re-energizing the shallow well …

Seminar Series: “Reformation Roots”

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Sundays, February 4, 18, 25, March 11, 18 and 25, at 11:00 a.m. in Fellowship Hall. Beginning today (February 4), Warren Hapke and Pastor David will be leading a 6-session DVD-based series called “Reformation Roots.” We live in the post-Reformation era when denominations are trying to discover common ground rather than points of disagreements. Many of those earlier areas of …

Seminar: Evolution Sunday, February 11, 2018

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Evolution Sunday, February 11, at 11:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. We will welcome two presenters from the University of Illinois. Sam Beshers got his BA at Swarthmore College and a PhD in Biology from Boston University. He is currently Research Associate in the Department of Entomology and Coordinator of the Neuroscience Graduate Program at UIUC. He studies the organization and …

The Annual Meeting of the Corporation

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This meeting will be Sunday, January 28 after the 9:30 a.m. worship service. This meeting includes the annual review of church financial matters, the report of the Membership Rolls for 2017 and other appropriate business matters. The meeting materials will be available Sunday, January 21.

Sunday Seminar, Caroling & Cookies, December 10

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Sunday Seminar at 11 am in the Fellowship Hall “Advent Special Music: Britten’s ‘A Ceremony of Carols’” Director of Music Lindsey Bruner Woodcock will present a seminar about our special Advent music. Sunday, December 10 Caroling and Cookie Party from 2–4pm Everyone is invited to go caroling. Help bring Christmas joy to our home bound members and others in the …