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The Living Hope Fellowship Church in Villa Grove (1206 Industrial Drive/Route 130, about 1 mile south of Villa Grove) has started a clothing mission for families in need.
Champaign-Urbana Christian Women’s Connection invites all ladies from the area to a luncheon at noon on Tuesday, Aug. 28, at the Hilton Garden Inn.
“Special Feature” will be by Mary Hunt of Glen Carbon, Ill. “Baskets and Flower Arranging” and “Music”
will be by Valerie Wright of Mahomet. The speaker will be Marsha L. Lenski of Macon on the subject “Once upon a Dream.”
Financial Peace University (FPU), the 13-week course taught by Dave Ramsey, will be held starting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, at Urbana Lighthouse Church of the Nazarene, 1808 S. Philo Road, Urbana.
Philo Presbyterian Church is sponsoring a blood drive with the Community Blood Services of Illinois from 3 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 24. Donors will receive a free T-shirt and a chance to win a $100 gas card. Donors are asked to eat before donating, drink extra water and bring identification. Refreshments are provided, and walk-ins are welcome.
St. Mary’s Parish in rural Pesotum is planning its annual homemade ice cream social.
The event will be held from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 10, at the church. The menu includes homemade ice cream, barbecue, hot dogs, potato salad, desserts and drinks.
There will be free horse rides, games and face painting for the kids. There will also be bingo and a chance book.
Financial Peace University (FPU), a 13-week course taught by Dave Ramsey, will be held at two Champaign churches starting later this month.
One will be starting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, at First Christian Church, 3601 S. Staley Road, Champaign. Contact Ben at (217)356-1649 for more information or to register.
Financial Peace University (FPU), a 13-week course taught by Dave Ramsey, will be held starting at noon Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at First Baptist Church, 1512 W. Anthony Drive, Champaign.
Countryside United Methodist Church, 1807 County Road 1000N (between Philo and Sidney), is having a Christmas brunch starting at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 7.
The menu will include croissants with turkey and ham, jello salad, chips and petit fours. The program will include a play called "A Cup of Christmas Tea" and singing.
Tolono churches are hosting their Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 22, at St Patrick Catholic Church, Tolono, 212 E. Washington St., Tolono.
An offering will be received for the Tolono Emergency Fund. Cookies will be provided in the parish hall after the prayer of thanks.
The Savoy United Methodist Church is holding its annual garage sale for missions from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22. There will be thousands of items for everyone in the family, priced to sell with 100 percent of proceeds benefiting local missions.