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 Sharing Christ, Uniting as family,

Maturing in faith, Calling others

Rocky Railway VBS FunShop

Saturday, April 25, 2020

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Group’s VBS FunShop events offer hands-on-training where you’ll learn how to create amazing decorations with step-by-step instructions, experience a “Day at VBS,” network and learn how to plan, coordinate and pull off an amazing VBS event. Learn how to make every second count at VBS. Get practical pointers on all things VBS—including fundraising, volunteer recruiting, decorating, and family follow-up. Get an energizing jump start to your VBS season, and…have fun! Bring all your key leaders!

Registration is now open at https://group.regfox.com/rocky-railway-funshop-decatur-il. Early Bird pricing ($25/person) is available through Monday, April 13, 2020, at noon. Bring a group of 5 or more, and save!

Operation Christmas Child

WE HAVE SHOEBOXES!  Churches/groups/organizations may take up to 25 boxes.  Smaller quantities are always available for individuals and families.  Stop in and pick up your boxes Tuesday through Friday from 9:00 a.m – 12 Noon.

Filled shoeboxes may be brought to the church during the following times:

  • Monday, November 18 – 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 19 – 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 20 – 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 21 – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday, November 22 – 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 23 – 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
  • Sunday, November 24 – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Monday, November 25 – 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Fall Rummage Sale

The church will hold a rummage sale on Saturday, September 28, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Purchases are by donation.  All proceeds will benefit the Fishes & Loaves food ministry at the church.

Women’s Fall Bible Study

Join us as we trace the path of Joseph’s life in the Book of Genesis to observe how God’s sovereignty reigns, even in our darkest moments. His provision is enough, His presence is constant, and His purpose is unstoppable.

Finding God Faithful: A Study on the Life of Joseph

by Kelly Minter

Tuesdays, September 10 – October 29

6:00 – 7:45 p.m. at the church

Member books are $15; reserve yours by calling the church office at 429-2033.

Heritage Sunday

Join us on Sunday, September 8, as we celebrate Heritage Sunday! Pastor Cathy Najmon will bring the message during morning worship at 9:30 a.m. Sunday School classes will not meet so that we have our annual Missions Birthday Potluck meal, beginning at 11:00 a.m. Meat, dessert, drinks and table service will be provided. Please bring side dishes to share. Following lunch, we’ll have a Baked Goods auction with all proceeds going to Dove, Inc. Bring your baked goods packaged and labeled for the sale. This is always a fun event, and we look forward to having you join us!