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.
Click here for more detailed directions and a map.
Sunday, August 7, 2022
We will plan to play the Conference recordings at church over four Wednesday evenings, beginning this week. The recordings will be available soon on AC Central under the Events section.
This Saturday is the Forrest Ladies' Day event at the Fellowship Hall. Registration begins at 8:30 am. Please contact Sis. Denise Coffey with any questions.
Next Sunday is our Servant Fund collection. The HarvestCall Servant Fund supports those who are sent by HarvestCall to serve in our foreign missions. We have those from our own congregation who have been sent in the past, and we have the opportunity to support the ongoing work.
There is Single Group Sunday School next Sunday at 8:45 am.
There is a sign-up sheet for attendance and for help under the women's bulletin board for the all-church potluck and singing next Sunday, August 14.
Fairview Haven is hosting a community hymn singing on Sunday, August 28, at 6:30 pm.
The rental fees and cost of supplies at the Fellowship Hall have been updated. Please see the emailed announcements for details.
We are thankful that our converts Kimber Edelman and Lucas Kaeb have repented, are at peace with God, and are now desiring baptism.
Bro. Marvin is planning to retire as elder of the Forrest congregation. Bro. Rick Plattner, Bro. Dan Kilgus (Remington, IN), and Bro. Ron Messner (Washington, IL) will assist in the search for new leadership. Lord willing, they will bring an exhortation to the church on Wednesday, August 24, after which ballots will be sent to the members.
Sunday, July 31, 2022
Tomorrow is clothes sorting and comforter knotting at the HarvestCall Distribution Center beginning at 9:00 am.
The Elder Conference will be held Wednesday-Friday this week in Bluffton, Indiana. Please be prayerful for the elder brothers as they meet and share topics during the General Conference on Friday. If you're unable to attend, live video will be available at https://www.blufftoncountry.com/watch-live, and audio will be streamed on AC Central–Bluffton Country.
This Saturday is the annual Gateway Woods Auction.
The Forrest Ladies Day "Adore" is planned for Saturday, August 13, from 8:30 am-1:00 pm at the Fellowship Hall. Please sign up on the sheet under the women's bulletin board, or contact Sis. Denise Coffey with questions.
There will be an all-church potluck and singing at the Fellowship Hall on Sunday, August 14.
Sunday, July 24, 2022
This Wednesday evening, July 27, Bro. Josh will have a topical presentation on Forgiveness. Attendance is encouraged for this very important topic.
The committee who is studying the feasibility of Forrest Church assuming ownership of Northview is planning an open house at Northview this Tuesday, July 26 and Thursday, July 28 from 6:30-8:00 pm both evenings. The entire unit will be open including the living areas.
We do not currently plan on playing the Conference recordings at church this year. The talks will be available on AC Central and on CDs.