Church News, Sept. 23

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St. Marks annual shooting match, picnic Sunday
TELL CITY – The St. Marks Catholic Church shooting match and picnic begins at 11 a.m. Sunday at the church. The ham shoot begins at 11 a.m. with a closed match at 3 p.m. The raffle drawing begins at 6 p.m. and food, games, bingo, quilts and country-store items will be available.

Troy Christian revival Sept. 29 – Oct. 1
TROY – Troy Christian Church will host a revival Sept. 29, 30 and Oct. 1. Guest speakers will include Danny Dye, Paul Ratterman and Tracy Marx.
Dye has served 28 years in Florida ministry to director of partnership development at Louisville Bible College. Ratterman is the current senior minister at First Christian Church in Lebanon, Ky., and director of admissions at Louisville Bible College. Marx is a preacher, teacher, counselor and now president of Louisville Bible College.
Music concerts will be held nightly at 6:15 p.m. Benjamin Morelock, a Southern gospel pianist, will perform Wednesday. Earthlight of Oakland City College will take the stage Thursday and Conquerors Quartet will be in concert Friday. Also appearing will be Dick Moyer, a congregational song leader from Richland Christian Church. All other special music is welcome.
All are welcome to attend each night. Finger food fellowship will be held Friday night and a homecoming festivities will be Sunday with dinner at 12:15 p.m. and music from Kirby Stailey at 1:30 p.m.

TC Trinity Pentecostal homecoming Oct. 3
TELL CITY – The Tell City Trinity Pentecostal Church homecoming has been scheduled for Oct. 3. Church services will start at 10 a.m. A dinner will be served at noon and those attending are asked to take a covered dish.
Everyone is welcome.

Holy Family Catholic Church to hold picnic
JASPER – Holy Family Catholic Church will host a picnic Sunday at the church grounds in Jasper.
Chicken and roast-beef dinners will be served from 10:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the air-conditioned dining room and carry-out or drive-through will be available. Mock turtle soup will also be sold by the bowl or the gallon at the hamburger-hot dog stand.
Take the opportunity to win one of over 25 beautiful hand-stitched quilts organizers urge. Enjoy the game bingo or pull-tab bingo in the air-conditioned gym and visit the very popular Mason jar stand, where each jar is filled with useful items for the home, office of school. A country kitchen with homemade jellies, fudge, noodles and other goodies will also be open. Baskets and more, with various themed baskets and collections, will be available and a fresh ham or sausage from the Meat and Splatter Board stand will be given away.
A Kids Corner will offer games and activities such as basketball, ring toss, fish pond, chicken flipping and others.
The grand raffle has more than $7,500 in cash and prizes with a grand prize of $1,000. Drivers should enter from Church Avenue including handicapped parking and for carry-out dinners.
The Holy Mass schedule for the picnic Sunday is 6:30 and 9 a.m. EDT. All proceeds will benefit the Holy Family Catholic Church and School.