March 1, 2020
Prayer Concerns: Chip Barber, Sheryl Borrowman, Rosemary Clark, Dora Lee Claus, Tim Collver, Stacey Helms, Linda Irwin, Bill Jenkins, Wanda Mendenhall, Debbie Robinson, Brad Willman, Ted Birdsell (Robertson family cousin), Jennifer Ewers (Cindy Chamberlain’s niece), Shelly Greenwood (Bev White’s niece), Michael Guillory (Carolyn Barber’s nephew), Greg Howard (Larry Howard’s nephew), David Leamons (Sharron Houchins’ cousin), Jim Lerch (Wanda Mendenhall’s brother), Ashley Ratliff (Jean Sanderson’s granddaughter), Mark Reeves (Ashli Freesmeyer’s father), Peter Roccaforte (Chuck Barber’s nephew)
We express our sympathy to Amy Cox and family with the passing of her grandfather, Toby Smith. We also express our sympathy to the family and friends of Don Hayden who passed away.
Today is Cookie Sunday! Cookies and fellowship available after worship service near the coffee table.
Heaven? A mystery? Come Thurs, March 5, to the Circle V meeting at the Crossroads meeting room at 2:00. We will listen to the David Jeremiah tape “Revealing the Mysteries of Heaven”. Call Carole Elledge with any questions 285-4929.
A sign-up sheet is near the coffee table for volunteering at the Thurs, March 5, Republican Dinner with prep on Wed, March 4, 9:00 a.m.
We are all invited to World Day of Prayer on Fri, March 6, at noon at the Pittsfield United Methodist Church. There will be a light lunch following the service.
Church Board will meet Tues, March 10, 6pm. Packets will be ready March 8.
Circle IV will meet at the Cardinal Inn on Thurs, March 12, 9:30 a.m.
A twelve-month date guide is available on the mantels to supplement the current sermon series on marriage. Each month has an activity for couples to do and stay connected. Get your copy today!
Indoor Sale and Baked Goods
Crossroads Center Gym
Sat, March 14, 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Start your spring cleaning and make plans for a day of baking! The sale will feature kids clothing Premie/Newborn to Junior sizes (no adult-sized clothing,) toys, shoes, purses/luggage, kitchen wares, household items, furniture, tools, gardening, seasonal/decorations, small electronics/appliances. No computers, TVs or large appliances. Garage Sale Items can be brought to Crossroads the week of the sale: Tues. and Wed. 8:00 – 6:00; Thurs. 3:00 – 7:00; Fri. noon – 6:00. Bake Sale Items can be dropped off Friday noon – 6:00, or early Saturday morning. If you can help with the Garage Sale, (set up, sale day, pack up) please contact Kathy Curfman, 248-5214. Questions about Bake Sale? Call Bev White, 285-2420.
Western IL Fellowship of Christian Athletes Fundraising Event
Sunday, March 15 @ 2p.m.
Doors Open @ 1p.m.
The Ambiance, Quincy
Platform Speaker: Isaac Bruce, Hall of Fame Nominee & Super Bowl Champion
Register @ westernilfca.org
Intentional Church Conference
Sat, April 25
First Christian Church, Decatur
Go to our homepage then Special Events, Intentional Church Conference for the link to register or for more info.
Come one, come all. Now is the time to head the call. Male and female, teens and adults. Your help is needed for hopefully the last time. Brenda Kramer is moving next Sat, March 7, @ 9:00 a.m. from 326 S. Illinois to Findley Place Apts. With many hands and trucks let’s make this job go fast. Pizza for all when done. Thank you in advance. -Brenda Kramer