Rev. Neal Kentch will preach at both the 9:00 a.m. traditional and the 10:15 a.m. progressive worship services this Sunday. The scripture he will preach from is
, and the sermon title will be, "A Syrophoenecian Woman."
Another duet is planned for the Gift of Music at the 9:00 a.m. service, and this time it will be Holly Irvin and Brian Thompson on flute and clarinet. At the 10:15 a.m. One and All service the band will not disappoint. Come and enjoy a complimentary light breakfast, along with a unique worship experience. We had a large group last week, including visitors! Won't you join us this Sunday in Fellowship Hall?
Gifts for Another Table:
Let's continue to collect items for the Ministry and More food pantry! Won't you bring a couple of items each week? Needed are rice and rice dinners, potato dinners, pasta of any kind, pasta sauce, Hamburger Helper, dinner meals, cereal, mashed/boxed potatoes, and canned fruits and vegetables. Especially appreciated are
pasta and sauce, peanut better, and mashed/boxed potatoes.
Don't Miss It
Activities/Events at Our Church
10:00 a.m. Saturday Sack Lunch
Ministry in Major Hall
9:00 a.m. Traditional Worship in the
Sunday School for Adults
One and All Progressive
Service (Fellowship Hall)
: Victims of natural disasters
JIM WARREN and FAMILY during his leave of absence
Forrest Kaufman, Paula Robb
- Carol Kline
- Brenda Phillis
- Kathy Sallee
- Mary Smart
90+ BIRTHDAY: Happy birthday to Phyllis L. Miller, who turns 92 on July 26
Serving this Sunday
Please note: This is current data as of Friday Email publishing date. If you know of changes to your own duties, please continue as you have planned. Please make sure the office is aware of changes. Thank you!
Trish Logan, Ted Logan
· 9:00 Chip & Patti Jamerson
· 10:15 Reena Rhoda, Liberty Nussbaum
Kim Cox, Jaci Cox
Rich Crusius, Ryan Newton
Gregg Kiesewetter, Madonna Courtright
Leslie Frizzell, Bill Robitske
Alan & Kathie Chapman, Doug & Stephanie Reed
Brian Metz, Austin Metz
Time for Children:
Worship Leader: Beverly Leight
Neal Kentch Mark 7.24-37 "A Syrophoenician Woman"
Things to Do While
You Are at Church
Drop Off School Supplies and Other Items for School Children. No Block Party
this year, but Reach Out will be collecting supplies for Sheridan School and Bent School. Please consider purchasing school supplies (1-inch binders, composition notebooks, colored pencils, dry erase markers, glue sticks, graph paper for math) and bringing them to the tote by the Info Desk. Also, gently used tennis shoes, coats, clothes for kids
to change into in case of accidents, and new boys' and girls' underwear are needed.
Drop Off Items for "Undies Sundays"
for men exiting Lincoln Correctional Center. In partnership with Second Pres Church, we are collecting new men's undershirts, socks, and underwear. A tote is located by the Info Desk. Contact Julie Robinson with questions. Her email:
Learn about Recycling/Trash Guidelines. Watch the pre-worship and Centrum slides. Also, find the guidelines attached to or posted near the prominent recycling bins throughout the building. Please be sure you are using the appropriate bins when disposing of items. Thank you!
Volunteer to Help Around FCC. Find signup sheets at the Info Desk.
Drop off your Box Tops for Education in the Disciples Women's Ministries mailbox outside the church office door.
Make a new friend! Greet a visitor. Greet someone another member has greeted! Several contacts truly make a person feel welcome. A great resource for helping a visitor is the bulletin, and you can also walk them to the Info Desk for another warm greeting, more information, and a welcome gift!
"Check In" on Facebook while you are at church.
The church office is open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with the exception of Mondays, when the office closes at 3:00 p.m. instead. The office is closed from noon to 1:00 p.m. daily.
Ministry Quick Links
Also find us on
Want to help
by providing a meal?
If you would like to help provide meals for the Warren family, please follow the steps below:
- Go to the web site: takethemameal.com
- Type in "Warren" for the family name
- The Password: Godisgood
- Sign up for the time(s) when you would like to supply a meal, and just follow the simple steps for delivery.
Questions? Contact Kathy Smalley at 309-
824-2839 or email@example.com.
See the Youth Bulletin Board in the Centrum for Youth news and opportunities.
Worship & Wonder, Sunday School for Children and Youth, and Youth Group, are on break for the summer and will resume in September.
August 18 we will have the
Blessing of the Backpacks.
Brown Bag Bible Bunch meets at
noon on Wednesdays. The group studies the scripture for the upcoming Sunday. Bring a lunch to the conference room and join the study. All are welcome!
Sack Lunch Ministry Saturday
at 10:00 a.m. in Major Hall. Helpers are needed especially at 10:45 a.m.!
Disciples Women's Ministry meets
August 1. See your bulletin for details about this extended meeting.
Sharing FAITH beyond the FCC walls. Opportunities to be involved in our community...