WPEO CHURCH CALENDAR
Sponsored by Waddell & Reed
September 15, 2017
The First United Methodist Church of East Peoria will be having a Diamond Jubilee on September 29th, 30th, and October 1st. This is a weekend of events to celebrate a couple historical events in the life of the church. The event will begin on Friday, the 29th at 11:30am with a ribbon cutting ceremony at the church. There will be many activities over the course of the weekend, including an open house, a picnic lunch, and many children’s activities. The event will conclude on October 1st with a worship service at 9:30am followed by a lunch for all. For additional information on the event and a full schedule of activities, call the church at 309-699-5417.
Come to Northwoods Community Church on October 7th for a special Operation Christmas Child event! You will get to meet Livia Young who received an OCC shoebox as an orphan in Romania. She will share her story of how God used that box to change her life and you’ll hear about the incredible ministry of OCC that sees a child accept Jesus every 25 seconds! You’ll also learn how you can pack shoeboxes and bless children and grow the Kingdom. The event will be held from 10-11:30am. Northwoods Community Church is located at 10700 N Allen Rd in Peoria.
Join Peoria Rescue Ministries in celebrating 62 years of ministry on October 17th at their Annual Banquet! The evening will include great food, fellowship, and words from our clients. This year's featured speaker is Dr. Bryan Chapell. Dr. Chapell is an accomplished author, pastor, and the founder of the media ministry, Unlimited Grace. The banquet will be held in the grand ballroom at the Peoria Civic Center. Tickets are $35 per person or $250 for a table of eight. Doors will open at 6pm and the program will begin at 6:30. To purchase tickets, call 309-676-6416 ext. 1009 or visit www.peoriarescue.org.
Athens Christian Church is excited to host The Ball Brothers in concert on October 21st. Tickets are $15 in advance or $18 at the door; if coming with a group of ten or more, tickets are only $12 per person. Children ages 12 and under are free. The doors will open at 5pm and the concert will begin at 6pm. Athens Christian Church is located at 1411 E Route 29 in Athens. For more information, call 217-482-5114.