Church news, Oct. 17

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Deer Creek Fall Fest Sunday
TELL CITY – Deer Creek Baptist Church in Tell City will host a fall festival beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday.
There will be fun, food and fellowship for all.
Former church youth member Brittany Henderson will be at the church Nov. 3 to talk about her experiences from her mission trip to Uganda.
The church will also celebrate National Day of Prayer Nov. 4.
Church members still gather for Talk, Pray, Walk sessions at 6 p.m. every Thursday. All are invited to attend.
Items being collected in October for Operation Christmas Child Shoebox are clear plastic shoe boxes, bandanas, Christmas wrapping paper and small toys.

Gospel sing at Little Pigeon Friday

LAMAR – Little Pigeon Baptist Church, located two-tenths of a mile east of U.S. 231 on County Road 1250 N., will host a gospel sing Oct. 19.
Eating will begin at 6 p.m. and singing is set to start at 7.
Guest singers will be Rejoicing Souls. All are welcome to attend.

Monte Cassino pilgrimages continue

SAINT MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine have been scheduled for the Sundays in October.
The pilgrimages begin with an opening hymn and a short sermon, followed by a rosary procession. The service ends with the Litany of the Blessed Virgin and a hymn. Speakers and topics for the pilgrimages are:
• Sunday – The Rev. Jeremy King OSB, “Believer in the Promise”
• Oct.  27 – Archabbot Justin DuVall OSB, “Mary, Mother of the Light”
Services begin at 2 p.m. The public is invited.
The Monte Cassino Shrine is located one mile east of the Archabbey on Indiana 62 in St. Meinrad.
Because Indiana 62 is closed for repairs, visitors traveling from the east on Interstate 64 should take Exit 63, drive south on Indiana 162 and then drive east on Indiana 62 into St. Meinrad. The road is open to Monte Cassino Shrine.
For more information, call Mary Jeanne Schumacher at (812) 357-6501.

Shooting match at St. Isidore Sunday
BRISTOW – The annual St. Isidore Catholic Church shooting match will be held Sunday at the church grounds in Bristow.
The ham and turkey shoot will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The closed match will be beef and pork with a first choice of half a beef. Entrance to the closed match is at 2:30 p.m.
Lunch will be served beginning at 10:30 a.m. and include homemade chili, hamburgers, homemade pie, coffee, soft drinks and bottled water.
There will also be a country store, a cake stand, splatter boards, pull tabs, children’s games, bingo and more.
A raffle with more than $5,000 in prizes will be held.

Freedom rally at First Baptist Church
TELL CITY – First Baptist Church, 13th and Jefferson streets in Tell City, will host a “Stand Up For Freedom Rally” from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 9.
A movie titled “The Last Ounce of Courage” will be shown at 6 p.m. followed by the youth’s God Rod presentation. Refreshments will be served immediately following in the fellowship hall.
Everyone is invited.