Church Events - March 15, 2017
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 3:01 PM
Community Lenten Service and Luncheon: Will be held at noon March 15 at the Salvation Army, 331 E. Main St., featuring Pastor Mike Straub of St. John’s United Church of Christ. Lunch will follow the service at 12:30 p.m.
Free event item listings must be in writing and hand-carried, mailed, faxed or e-mailed to The Madison Courier two weeks before the date of the activity or meeting. The Madison Courier is at 310 West St., Madison, IN 47250. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The fax number is (812) 273-6903 and the e-mail address is email@example.com.
Growth Through Prayer Workshops: Trinity United Methodist Church will host a community workshop on helping personal disciplines grow through meditation, journaling, silence, formational scripture reading, guided meditation and prayer. Workshops will be hld from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on March 16 and March 25, and from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on March 25.
Community Lenten Service and Luncheon: Will be held at noon March 22 at the St. John’s United Church of Christ, 406 East St., featuring Pastor Frank McGee of North Madison Baptist Church. Lunch will follow the service at 12:30 p.m.
Revival: Faith Covenant Church, 217 E. Third St., will host a revival with Mike Freels with services at 7 p.m. March 24 and March 25, and at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. March 26. For more information, call (812) 265-4110.
Food Giveaway: North Madison Christian Church, 1400 E. State Road 62, will host a free food giveaway from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. March 25. Individuals should arrive early to receive a pass. For more information, call (812) 273-1601.
Soup Supper: West Madison United Methodist Church, 1100 W. Main St., will host a soup supper from 4 to 7 p.m. on March 25 with soups, sandwiches and desserts. A free will donation will be collected.
Soup Supper: North Madison Baptist Church, 1906 Orchard Street, will host a soup supper from 5 to 8 p.m. on March 25. The menu will include soups, sandwiches, desserts and drinks. A freewill donation will be collected. All donations will go to the church’s building fund.
Presbyterian Bible Study: Smyrna-Monroe Presbyterian Church will begin a twice-a-month Bible study on worship and sacraments of the Presbyterian Church. The traditions of other Christian denominations will also be discussed. The first class will be at 10:15 a.m. March 26. Classes will be approximately an hour. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, search for Smyrna-Monroe Presbyterian Church on Facebook.
Congregational Meal and Fellowship: Paynesville Christian Church will host a pitch-in meal and fellowship following the 10:30 a.m. worship service on March 26. Former attendees and friends are encouraged to attend. Those attending are asked to bring a favorite dish to share.
Epworth Choir: The choir, which is comprised of 34 youth members and young adults, and 10 adults from the First United Methodist Church in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, will perform at 6 p.m. March 26 at Trinity United Methodist Church.
Community Lenten Service and Luncheon: Will be held at noon March 29 at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1429 Clifty Drive, featuring Rev. Chris Craig of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Lunch will follow the service at 12:30 p.m.
Community Lenten Service and Luncheon: Will be held at noon April 5 at Madison Presbyterian Church, featuring Hanover College President Lake Lambert. Lunch will follow the service at 12:30 p.m.
Pure Country and Gospel Music: Tommy and Louis Day will host gospel music from 6 to 8 p.m. on April 8, May 20, July 1, Aug. 12, Sept. 23, Nov. 4 and Dec. 16 at North Madison Baptist Church, 1906 Orchard Street. Admission is free and snacks will be provided. Guests are welcome to bring a musical instrument and sing along..
Community Lenten Service and Luncheon: Will be held at noon April 12 at Hanover United Methodist Church, 220 E. LaGrange Road, Hanover, featuring Vinal Lee of the Salvation Army. Lunch will follow the service at 12:30 p.m.
Celebrate Recovery: The faith-based recovery program meets from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays at Hanover Baptist Church. For more information, call (812) 801-6008 or (812) 498-8982.
Jesus Clothes Closet: The Jesus Clothes Closet at Trinity United Methodist Church, 412 W. Main St., is open every Monday from 9 to 11 a.m. with free clothes for infants to adults. Guests should use the church’s Main Street entrance. The store is closed on holidays which fall on a Monday.
Palm Sunday, April 9
Christ Episcopal Church: Will celebrate Palm Sunday with services at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. April 9 with a blessing of the palms, reading of the passion and Holy Eucharist.
Maundy Thursday, April 13
First Christian Church: The Disciples of Christ will host a Maundy Thursday service with communion at 7 p.m. April 13.
St. John’s United Church of Christ: Will hot a Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. April 13.
Christ Episcopal Church: Will celebrate Maundy Thursday with a service at 7:30 p.m. April 13 with a service of Holy Eucharist with washing of the feet.
Good Friday, April 14
Christ Episcopal Church: Will host a Good Friday service at 12:05 p.m. April 14 with prayers and the stations of the cross.
Holy Saturday, April 15
Christ Episcopal Church: Will host the Great Vigil of Easter at 8 p.m. on April 15
Easter Sunday, April 16
St. John’s United Church of Christ: WIll host an Easter sunrise service at 7 a.m. April 16 with breakfast to follow the service. A resurrection service will follow at 11 a.m.
Christ Episcopal Church: Will host Easter services on April 16 with an 8 a.m. service featuring a quiet contemplative service of Holy Eucharist and at 10 a.m. featuring hymns of praise.
Resurrection Lutheran Church: Will celebrate Easter with a breakfast at 8 a.m., followed by an egg hunt at 9 a.m. and a festival worship service at 10 a.m. on April 16.
North Madison Christian Church: Will host two Easter services on April 16 with a service at 8:45 a.m. and a second service at 11 a.m.
First Christian Church: The Disciples of Christ will host an Easter worship service at 10:30 a.m. on April 16.