Forrest Apostolic Christian Church
PO Box 154
201 E. Church St.
Forrest, IL 61741
Welcome to the official website of the Forrest Apostolic Christian Church. All who are interested are encouraged to attend any of our services and learn about the Apostolic Christian faith by observation and hearing.
The Forrest Apostolic Christian Church, in accordance with the beliefs of Apostolic Christian Church of America, believes in the infallibility of the Bible, and is founded on faith in Jesus Christ, the Son of God. The purpose of the church is to teach the Gospel message of salvation, to nurture the believer, to preserve sound doctrine and to serve others in the likeness of Christ.
The church diligently applies New Testament standards to everyday life and worship, and it practices a deep reverence toward God.
Salvation through Jesus Christ is man's greatest treasure. The Forrest Apostolic Christian Church seeks to share the joy of this marvelous gift from God, and prays diligently that others also will turn to Jesus Christ in true faith and repentance, experience peace with God and man, and receive the gift of eternal life.
Sundays: 10:00 a.m. and 12:20 p.m. CT
Wednesday Evenings: 7:30 p.m. CT
More Information on Services
Our address is 201 E. Church Street, Forrest, IL 61741. Most online maps do not yet have our building/address. Please use the link below for more information.
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Sunday, March 18, 2018
The Sunday School Easter program will be this Wednesday, March 21 at 7:30 pm. Students should be in their classrooms at 7:00 pm, and families with children in Sunday School should bring two dozen cookies or bars.
Next Sunday is our turn for services at Fairview Haven. Please check the lists on men's and women's bulletin boards for your turn; if you are unable to go on your Sunday, please find a replacement to help with singing and fellowship.
Bro. Todd and Sis. ZoŽ (Koehl) Stoller's reception will be next Sunday from 2:30-4:30 pm at the Fairbury Fellowship Hall.
Single brothers and converts will be cleaning lights and vents at church on Monday, April 2 beginning at 7:00 pm. All help is appreciated.
The annual church cleaning will be on Tuesday, April 3 from 8:00 am-noon, and 4:00-8:00 pm. Please check the lists on the bulletin boards for your area of responsibility, and contact Sis. Paulette Zimmerman to be added or removed from the list.
The engagement of Bro. Joe Kaeb and Sis. Damaris Moser from Fairbury was announced.
Sunday, March 11, 2018
Assistance is needed with Fellowship Hall cleaning tomorrow, Monday, March 12, beginning at 3:00 pm.
Our Communion exhortation will be this Wednesday, March 14. It is not a member meeting, and everyone is encouraged to attend. It will be available via streaming, phone, and CD, but it will not be archived online. Communion services will be held Saturday, April 7.
There will be an extra clothes sorting at the Distribution Center this Thursday evening, March 15 starting at 6:30 pm. Families are welcome.
There is Single Group Sunday School next Sunday at 9:00 am.
The Sunday School Easter program will be on Wednesday, March 21 at 7:30 pm. This is a week earlier than usual, since the Prairie Central spring break is between Palm Sunday and Easter.
The Koehl and Stoller families would like to invite the Forrest congregation to Sis. ZoŽ and Bro. Todd's wedding reception on March 25. The reception is 2:30-4:30 pm at the Fairbury Fellowship Hall.
Sunday, March 4, 2018
The Elder Conference will be held Wednesday-Friday this week in Silverton, Oregon. Please be prayerful for the elder brothers as they meet.
Next Sunday is our collection for Apostolic Christian Counseling and Family Services. They provide beneficial services to many, and depend on our donations to fund their services.
Next Sunday is also our turn for services in Washington, DC. Bro. Paul is planning to go.
There is an all-church singing at 6:15 pm following the Invite-a-Family potluck at the Fellowship Hall next Sunday evening.
Our Communion exhortation will be Wednesday, March 14. Communion services will be held Saturday, April 7.