Church News, Oct. 7

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Service time changing at Bristow Christian Church Sunday
BRISTOW – Due to the annual Octoberfest Car Show Sunday, the service time for Bristow Christian Church will be changed to 9 a.m. instead of the usual 10 a.m.
The regular 10 a.m. services will resume Oct. 17. Cathy Aders will be in attendance at that service with a carry-in dinner to follow.

House of Prayer fall fest set for Saturday
TELL CITY – House of Prayer Church will host its Fall Fest Saturday.
Games, cake walks and more will be offered starting at noon. Chili, sandwiches and desserts will be served. The community is invited to attend and join the fun.

Little Pigeon to host gospel sing Saturday
LAMAR – The Little Pigeon Baptist Church, off Indiana 245 on W. CR 1200N near Lamar, will hold a gospel sing at 7 p.m. Saturday.
Cowen Creek Boys will be the special guests for the evening. Refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

Conference at Church of Latter Day Saints Saturday
EVANSVILLE – The Evansville Stake Center of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, located at 8030 Colvert Ave. in Evansville, will hold its fall stake conference from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to noon Sunday.
The guest speaker will be Neil A. Anderson, a member of the quorum of the Twelve Apostles.
All members of the church are urged to attend. The public is also invited.

Sisters of St. Benedict to offer family program Saturday
FERDINAND – Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will offer a program, “Mom’s and Dad’s Family Spirituality,” that will explain how family life is a type of prayer and homes are domestic churches.
The program will be held Saturday at Kordes Center in Ferdinand. The workshop runs from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. EDT. Program cost, including lunch, is $65.
The presenter is Barbara MacDonald, the creator and lead facilitator of Mustard Seeds workshops.
For more information, or to register, call (800) 880-2777, Ext. 2915, or visit www. thedome.org/programs.

Sister to host come and see event
FERDINAND – The Sisters of St. Benedict in Ferdinand will host a come-and-see event Oct. 15-17 for single, Catholic women between the ages of 18 and 14.
Those attending will have a chance to get to know the Benedictine sisters, share in the community life and prayer, and meet other women who are considering religious life. There is no pressure or commitment for anyone attending.
For more information or to register, visit www.thedome.org/vocations or call Sister Michelle Sinkhorn at (800) 734-9999 or send her an e-mail at vocation@thedome.org.

St. Isidore shooting match Oct. 17
BRISTOW – The St. Isidore Catholic Church shooting match is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 17 at the church in Bristow.
A ham and turkey shoot will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and the closed match of beef and pork will be at 2:30 p.m. First choice for the closed match is half beef.
Lunch will be served beginning at 10:30 a.m. Food items will include homemade chili, hamburgers, homemade pie, coffee, soft drinks and bottled water.
A country store, cake stand, splatter boards, pull tabs, children’s games and bingo will also be offered. A raffle with more than $5,000 in prizes will also be drawn.

St. Paul offers classes to become Catholic
TELL CITY – Classes for those seeking the Catholic faith are being planned and scheduled from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays starting in October and ending in April. The classes will be held at St. Paul Catholic Church’s ministry center.
One-on-one inquiry sessions with Sister Mary Emma can be scheduled at the convenience of each person. Invitations are also extended to anyone who has drifted away or who has been hurt by the church. Call Sister Mary Emma at 547-7994 for more information.