2015 July 5 Announcements
Our collection boxes are open this month for the Apostolic Christian Handicapped Home Timber Ridge. It's a facility that includes a budget of $10 million dollars and 70% of the finances come from the state of Illinois. There are 74 residents at Timber Ridge, 2 16-bed homes that provide modified to high degree assistance and 45-50 other residents who live in group homes around Morton. Please prayerfully consider the special loved ones who are served by this facility and share accordingly. May God bless you richly for giving to the Lord's work.
The young group Bible study will be this Friday at Bro. Lee and Sis. Alice Ruegsegger’s home at 7:30pm.
The Eureka Home singing will be this Saturday at 6:45pm.
Gateway Woods annual sale will be Saturday, August 1st! We are in need of items for the sale. If you have a heart to donate please get your new, or antique items to Bro. Craig or Sis. Marla Wiegand by the end of July. This is a great way to support Gateway Woods and your donation of items or monetary gifts are GREATLY appreciated! Thank you very much for your support!
Help is needed at the Eureka Food Pantry this Tuesday, July 7th at 12:30pm to unload trucks. If you have any questions please see Sis. Dawn Maloney.
We are collecting items for the Heart House backpack program again. On the counter by the message center there is a basket with index cards that show you what we need. If you have any questions please see Sisters Audrey Rocke or Paula Hartman.
There are two buses going to the conference in Morris, MN in August. One bus will leave from Fairbury and one from Eureka on Thursday, August 6th. Time of departure will be determined later. The return will be immediately following the conference on Friday. Anyone interested in riding a bus should respond by July 13th. Please give a phone number and e-mail address for each person wanting to ride to Bro. Mike Grimm. Additional information will follow after that date.
Our dear loved one Mark Friedrich would appreciate our prayers as he is scheduled for surgery today (Monday). He plans to be off work for up to 6 weeks. He wants to thank everyone for the kindness and love that has been given to him in the past. His address is in our church directory.
Bro. Roy Wyss is back home and recovering nicely. He and Sis. Shirley would like to thank all of you for the prayers that were offered on their behalf.
Our neighbor to the church, Jessie Bates’ father Bob Beasley (Alabama) passed away Saturday night. Pray that God would give her strength to draw to Him.
We plan to have a special meeting after shortened morning services next Sunday, July 12th. Everyone is encouraged to attend. (Friends, members and children.) Our noon lunch will be at the regular time that day.
Bro. Darrell Stoller gave an update on our Fellowship Hall project. Please click-here to read the handout that was provided.
Posted on Tue, July 7, 2015
by Roxy Blunier