Forrest Apostolic Christian Church
PO Box 154
201 E. Church St.
Forrest, IL 61741
Sunday, August 1, 2021
- Tomorrow is clothes sorting at the Distribution Center, beginning at 9:00 am.
- The Elder Conference will be held Wednesday-Friday this week in Rittman, Ohio. Please be prayerful for the elder brothers as they meet and share topics during the General Conference on Friday.
- This Saturday is the annual Gateway Woods Auction.
- Due to the large number of people from many places coming for the wedding and the overall COVID situation, we will not greet with a kiss at church next Sunday, August 8.
Sunday, July 25, 2021
- As most of you are aware, Bro. Tyler and Sis. Ruth Edelman plan to move to Bastrop, Texas, next month. For anyone who would like to contribute, there are some hymn books to sign and a basket for donations by the south bulletin board.
- Bloomington church wil host a Welcome Night for all incoming and returning students on August 15. A pizza dinner will begin at 4:00pm at the Bloomington church, and parents are encouraged to attend! Students and their families are also invited to attend Bloomington church at 9:15 that morning.
- Champaign church will host a student Welcome Picnic on Sunday, August 22. They invite any incoming students and family to a Sunday service with the Champaign congregation, followed by a picnic after the service. They would like a reply by August 15.Contact information is firstname.lastname@example.org and phone Grace Eisenmann 815-867-3130.
- Testimony and baptism for Ed Schrof this Saturday evening at 7:00.
- An invitation to the wedding reception of Bro. Joe Lavallier and Sis. Heidi Edelman was read. - August 8, 2:30 to 4:30 at the Fellowship Hall.
- The engagement of Bro. Levi Kaeb and Sis. Reena Moser from Fairbury was announced.
Sunday, July 18, 2021
- Lord willing, we are planning provings and baptisms the weekend of September 18-19.
- Bro. Nathan and Sis. Jennifer Teubel are the new contacts for reserving the Fairbury Fellowship Hall. Sis. Jennifer's phone number is 815-844-9645, and you may continue to check availability through the calendar on the Fairbury church website.
Sunday, July 11, 2021
- We will be back to our normal schedule with lunch at church next Sunday.
- In preparation for reopening the kitchen and dining room, a cleaning day for all who are normally assigned to these areas is scheduled for this Tuesday from 9:00 am-noon and 6:00-8:00 pm. †The cleaning list is under the women's bulletin board. †Anyone who is unable to help should find a replacement or contact Sis. Denise Leman.
- The Haiti Dairy informational meeting is this Saturday, July 17 at the Tremont Apostolic Christian Church, followed by an optional tour at the Aberle Dairy farm. Registration begins at 11 am, lunch is at 12 noon, and the meeting is at 1 pm. Registration is online and requested by Tuesday evening.
- There is Single Group Sunday School next Sunday at 8:45 am.
- Next Sunday is also our collection for Casa Vida y Esperanza (CVE), the orphanage in Magdalena, Mexico.
- The Gateway Woods benefit auction is Saturday, August 7. Anyone who wishes to donate an item or money should contact Bro. Kent or Sis. Paulette Zimmerman by July 24.
Sunday, July 4, 2021
- Our local work projects will be this week. If you have any questions, please contact Brothers Caleb Leman or Karl Edelman.
- In preparation for the planned reopening of the kitchen and dining room on July 18, a cleaning day for all who are normally assigned to these areas is scheduled for Tuesday, July 13 from 9:00 am-noon and 6:00-8:00 pm. The cleaning list is under the women's bulletin board. Anyone who is unable to help should find a replacement or contact Sis. Denise Leman.
- We are thankful that our convert Lyndon Schaffer has repented, is at peace with God, and is now desiring baptism.