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SATURDAY, DECEMBER 28, 1968 THE REGISTER-NEWS — MT. VERNON. ILLINOIS 5—A -ATTEND CHURCH SUNDAY- THE WESLEY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 801 South 12th Street A. B. CLODFELDER, Pastor SUNDAY, Dec. 29: 9:30 a.m. The Morning Service (Worship at 9:30 with the Rev. Mrs. William Minor delivering the sermon; Classes at 10:30, Howard Cantway, Church School Supt). 6:15 p.m. The U.M.U.F., Kathleen Kenney, President. 6:30 p.m. The Church Choir Rehearsal, Mrs. L. E. Hard, Director. 7:30 p.m. The Evening Service, Mrs. William Minor will bring the message. WEDNESDAY, Jan. 1: Happy New Year to everyone. The Mid-Week Prayer Service will not be held this week. THURSDAY, Jan. 2: The United Methodist Men will meet next Thursday night, Jan. 9. FREE METHODIST CHURCH S. 19th and Logan Sts. S. L. PHELPS, Pastor Sunday School 9:30. Mrs. Alta Bassett, Supt. Morning Service 10:15. Sermon by pastor. Evening Service 7:00. Prayer Meeting Wednesday 7:00. TRINITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Seventeenth and Casey ORVILEL B. SILVEY, Pastor Morning Worship 9:30 a.m. Sunday School 10:30 a.m. Charles Lucas, Supt. Sermon Topic "The Rejected". Committee on Church Union will met at the West Salem United Methodist Church at 1:30 p.m. The congregation will meet at West Salem Church 3:30 p.m. SUMMERSVnXE BAPTIST CHURCH 1100 Fairfield Rd. OAKLEY MILLER, Pastor Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Virgil Morris, Supt. Worship Service 10:40 a.m. Howard Chapman, Song Leader Ruth Lowry, Pianist. Worship Service 7:30 p.m. Tuesday 7:30 p.m. We will join with the Camp Ground church for Watch Night Services at Camp Ground. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. Business Meeting. MT. VERNON CONGREGATION OF JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES 1515 South 14th Street Sunday— 9:30 a.m. Bible Discourse. 10:40 a.m. Bible Study using Watchtower. Tuesday— 7:30 p.m. Bible Study using current book. Thursday— 7:30 p.m. Ministry School. 8:30 p.m. Service Meeting. NORTH SIDE CHURCH OF GOD 11th and George Street MORRISON J. BUNDY, Pastor Sunday School 9:30. There are graded classes for each department. Elmer Hopper, Sunday School Supt. Sunday Morning Worship Service at 10:35 with special singing by a quartet and the message by our pastor. Sunday Evening Evangelistic Service at 7:00 with special singing, prayer for the sick, our pastor will bring the message. Wednesday Evening Praise and Prayer Service at 7:30. Quarterly business meeting at 8:00. BLACKYVELL TEMPLE A.M.E. ZION CHURCH 526 Grand L. L. McGEE, Pastor f):30 Sunday School. Classes for •til ages. Joe E. Johnson, Supt. 6:03 pm. Christian Endeavor. Dohra Lenn Farmer, President 7:30 City Wide Ushers. Rev. D. N. Jackson will be the speaker; Mrs. S. L. Hamilton, President. I'AVEY CHAPEL C.M.E. CHURCH 12th and Newby .!. X. LONGMIRE, Pastor n.m. Union Sunday School Corinthian Baptist Church. 11:00 a.m. Morning Worship. .Music by Junior Choir. ft-i-mon by Rev. Hubie Downey. 6:30 p.m. C.Y.F. Miss C. Mc- Rcynolds, President. Wednesday, 7 a.m. Prayer and class meeting. PARK AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH EVERETT LEMAY, Pastor Wayne Reynolds, Music Director 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. Nelson Cowen, Supt. 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship. Sermon by the pastor, "Love's Gift," John 12:1-11. 5:30 p.m> Youth Choir Practice. 6:30 p.m. Training Union. Bob Webb, Director. 7:30 p.m. Student Night at Christmas. Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. There will be Watch Night services at the church until midnight. Thursday— 6:30 p.m. Visitation. 8:00 p.m. Deacons will meet.. The basketball team will play at Junior High with First Presbyterian. MT. VERNON RESCUE MISSION 811 South 10th Street LEO HARLOW, Supt. Sunday, Bro. Leo Harlow. Monday, Bro. Rex Brown. Tuesday, Mission Group. Wednesday, Bro. Bee Hale. Thursday, Bro. Othalow Leffler. Friday, Bro. Raymond Edmison. Saturday, Bro. Irvin Brookman. THE FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH 2424 Broadway ROBERT F. FREYTAG, Pastor William J. Hazelbauer, Director of Music Mrs. Hayden Cooper, Organist SUNDAY— 9:30-9:50 a.m. Coffee and Fellowship Hour. Nursery care provided. 10:00-11:00 a.m. Morning Worship Service. Special music will be provided. Sermon by the Pastor. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Kindergarten and Primary children and their teachers leave the Worship Service during the hymn before the sermon and go to their classes. 11:05-11:45 a.m. Junior, Junior High, Senior High and Adult Sunday School Classes meet. Presby-Teens and W.F. will not meet today. WEDNESDAY— The Choir will not rehearse this week. THURSDAY— 8:45 p.m. Church League Basketball Game at Junior High. Presbyterian vs. Park Avenue Baptist. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH Briarwood Drive at Salem Road GLENN F. BOICE, Pastor Harry Dunham, Director of Music Sunday, December 29, 1968: 9:30 a.m. Social Hour. Coffee, donuts, and milk will be served in the fellowship hall. Everyone is invited to participate. 10:00 a.m. Morning Worship. Sermon by the Pastor: "Along Comes God." Children's Sermon- ette - "A Visit to the Catacombs" Anthem, "Joseph Dearest, Joseph Mine, by the adult choir. Mrs. Fred Deichman, organist. li:10 a.m. Church School Classes for all ages will follow the Morning Worship Service. The church nursery is open for infants and toddlers. Vernon French, Supt. George Magee, Ass't. Supt. No B. Y. F. tonight. January 2, 1969: The First Baptist basketball team will play Saint Mary's at Summerville. EAST HICKORY HELL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH ALLEN ENGLAND, Pastor Sunday Services: 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. Jack Smith, Supt. 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship Service. Allen England, preaching. 7:00 p.m. Evening Evangelistic Service. Pastor preaching. Tuesday, Dec. 31, 1968: 8:00 p.m. Watch Night Service. Guest preachers to include Bro. McCormick, -Frank Brookman, Ron Burnet, and pastor, Allen England. Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. Prayer Meeting. Scripture Lesson: Mat. 7. Noel Tate, leader. BLAZIC CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH BOB WIGGINS, Pastor Dennis Braddy, Song Leader. , Sunday School 10 a.m. Wilney Braddy, Supt. Morning Service 11 a.m. 5th Sunday Evening Service dismissed. Prayer Meeting Thursday, 7:30 p.m. AMERICA'S NO. 1 CAR FIRST FREE WILL BAPTIST CHURCH 2610 Logan Street HOWARD FLOTA, Pastqr SUNDAY- 9:30 — 10:20 a.m. Sunday School Classes for ail ages. Edward Jones, Supt. Larry Richmond, Asst. Supt. Nursery provided for all services. 10:25 a.m. Assembly of Sunday School in Auditorium. Singing by Intermediate Choir Ida Sue Robinson, Director, and Senior Youth Choir, Loretta Raney, Director. 10:45 a.m. Morning Worship. Song Service by Adult Choir. Sheila Dodson, Organist, DeAnn Beal, Pianist. 7:00 p.m. Evening Worship Service. Singing by Adult Choir. Message by Pastor. SPECIAL NEW YEAR WELCOMING VESPER SERVICES FAITH LUTHERAN CHURCH (Missouri Synod) 1600 Isabella DONALD R. KIRST, Pastor The Waltonville Universalist Church has arranged a very special New Year Welcoming service at a time when the people of all churches may attend, 3 p.m. December 29th. Miss Sherry McKay, pianist, has returned from her school work at Champaign-Urbana and for the prelude of the service will give a concert. Her friends are especially invited. She will play one of the pastor's favorites. The minister, the Rev. Ai-gyl Houser, will give a brief meditation sermon on the theme "Tomorrow we Sail." This will be based on an experience during World War II when he was stationed in Boston Port of Embarkation. The Woodlawn High School will render other music and the visiting churches will have a part where desired. SOUTH SIDE BAPTIST CHURCH 15th and Fishers Lane BOB ATCHISON, Pastor Benny Gray, Song Leader. Lawana Marks, Pianist. Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Aubra Chapman, Supt. Morning Worship 10:30 a.m. Training Union 6:30 p.m. Stanley Holman, Director. Evening Service 7;30. Watch Night Service Dec. 31, 7:30 p.m .to midnight. Bro. W. C. "Bus" Hart, will bring the first message. Bro. Rudolph Schlag will preach the second sermon. Bro. Bob Atchison will preach the last sermon. There will be special music during the program including Bro. Norman Richardson from Pleasant View Baptist Church. There will be no Wednesday evening service. SOUTHWEST CHURCH OF CHRIST 26th and Herbert Streets FLOYD B. STABLER, Minister The Sunday after Christinas Sunday School and Bible Classes 8:45 a.m. A. H. Korris, Supt. .. Service 9:50 a.m. Max Pigg Organist. Sermon: "The Peace That Christ Gives" John 14:27. TUESDAY: New Year's Eve Communion Service 7:00 p.m. Carol Korris, Organist. Sermon: "Green Lights", Numbers 10:29. THURSDAY: Ladies' Aide 7:30 p.m. SATURDAY: Confirmation instruction for grades 6, 7, and 8—9:30-11:30 a.m. CALVARY APOSTOLIC CHURCH 25th and Jones E. J. McCLINTOCK, Pastor FIRST COMMUNITY CHURCH North Salem Road Mt. Vemon, Illinois BAYNE D. WILSON, Minister SUNDAY: 9:45 a.m. Sunday School. Don Ferguson is our Superintendent. Harold Smith is our Assistant Superintendent. Our Nursery, Beginner and Primary Departments have the "Center of Interest" type of teaching methods. Our Junior and Junior-Hi Departments have the "Extended Sessions" type of teaching methods. Our Adult Department is divided into different classes to meet the various age level needs. 11 a.m. Worship with the message by our pastor. 6:30 p.m. Prayer. 7:00 p.m. Evangelistic Service with special singing and the message by our pastor. TUESDAY: 8:00 p.m. "New Years Eve, Watch Service." There will pe plenty of special singing, messages by various ministers including, Bernadino Caldwell, David Pate and then our final speaker will be Rev. Edward Lucas, from Louisville, Kentucky. We will observe the ! Lord's Supper and Foot Wash- iing In this service. Everyone is welcome to worship with us in this last service of 1968 and the first of 1969. THURSDAY: 7:30 p.m. Special Sunday School Meeting. The entire Staff will meet and then the "Center of Interest" Staff will work on their rooms for the month of J an- nary, SATURDAY: 10:00 a.m. Visitation. FREE BUS SERVICE: Just call 2424)802, for a way to attend any of our services. LIVELYSTONE PENTECOSTAL CHURCH OF GOD THE APOSTOLIC FAITH 1215 South 10th St. BISHOP S. P. SCOTT, Pastor SUNDAY— Church School 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. Organ Prelude, Brett Gibbs. Anthem by the Chancel Choir. Sermon by the Minister. Junior Choir Rehearsal 6:00 p.m. Mrs. Leo Reisch and Mrs. Leona Gibbs, Directors. C.Y.F. will met at the church 6:00 p.m. Mr. and Mrs. Don Parrish, Sponsors. Evening Services 7:30 p.m. TUESDAY— Watch Night Services, 11:00 p.m. until Midnight. This service is a memorial to our deceased members and we ui'ge your participation in this unique service of our Church. DIAL-A-PRAYER — 242-2400 i for Daily Devotions. FIRST GENERAL BAPTIST CHURCH 910 Perkins Ave. DONALD BREEZE. Pastor SATURDAY— 7:00 p.m. Song Service. 7:30 p.m. Devotional. 7:40 p.m. Praise Service. Rev. John Hurt in charge. S:00 p.m. Evangelistic message by Rev. Ponrl Curry. SUNDAY— 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. Bro. Albert Braddy, Supt. 10:30 a.m. Devotional. Bro. Claude Yockeby in charge. 10:40 a.m. Message. "The Comfort and Hope of a Brighter Day" Jer. 31:12 by Rev. Guy Roney. TUESDAY— 7:30 p.m. New Year's Watch Service. Speakers for the evening will be Rev. Virgil Slater, Rev. Lester Breeze, and Rev. Richard Scott. A break for refreshments will be taken at 10:00 p.m. WEDNESDAY- 7:30 P-m. Prayer Meeting and Bible Study. Scripture lesson will be the 4th Chap, of St. John. Rev. John Hurt, Leader. No Church services on Sunday night. FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 12th and Main Sts. CLYDE R. FUNKHOUSER, Pastor SUNDAY— Bible School for all 9:30 a.m. Irvin Smith, Supt. New Testament Worship Hour 10:30 a.m. Providing the Lord's Supper each Lord's Day for the Lord's people Sermon "God-Given Opportunities". Youth Choir Rehearsal 6:15 p.m. Jefferson County Pulpit Exchange Service. Minister preaching at one of the county churches and another county minister preaching here 7:00 p.m. Choir Rehearsal (Including Youth) 8:00 p.m. MONDAY— Preachers' Family Dinner a. Rosiclare 12:00 noon. For all Coal Belt area ministers and their families. WEDNESDAY— Bible Study and Prayer Service 7:00 p.m. Lessons form Revelation. THURSDAY— Southwest Men's Fellowship 7:00 p.m. Meeting in the basement annex. SATURDAY— Jefferson County Christian Fellowship 7:30 p.m. Meeting with the Union church. Rufus Gerkin, minister of the church at Johnston City will speak on the theme: "Our Christian Responsibility in Sharing Christ". FRD3NDSHIP FREEWILL. BAPTIST CHURCH 12th and Bell Streets MEREDITH WILLARD, Pastor Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Sis. Evelyn Vonn, Supt.; Sis. Bernice Rudd Assistant. Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. Evangelistic service 7:30 p.m. Tuesday Night Watch Meeting begins 9:00 until 12:00. Friday Evangelistic service 7:30 p.m. CASEY AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH Located at 100 East Casey Ave. W. C. 'BUSS" HART, Pastor Paul Taaka, Song Leader Betty Sanders, Pianist Sunday School 10:00 a.m. Frank Kehrer, Supt. Sunday Morning Worship Service 11:00. Sunday Night Worship Service 7:30. Wednesday night prayer meeting 7:30. John Shores, leader. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. Bro. J. A. McKitrick, Supt. 10:30 Morning worship. Pastor preaching. i 6:30 p.m. Baptist Training Union. Bro. Don Mullinax, Director. 7:30 p.m. Evangelistic service. Special singing. Nursery provided. Wednesday 7:30 p.m. Prayer j meeting services. Brother Ken- 1 neth Lyle will b rin g the message. , Thursday 7:00 p.m. Visitation ! night. Meet at the church. ; Pastor preaching the first ser! vice in the New Year's eve service at the South Side Baptist church Tuesday night. EAST SIDE BAPTIST CHURCH •1th and Casey CLARENCE W. COATS, Pastor SUNDAY: 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:30 Morning Worship. 6:30 p.m. Training Union. 7:00 Evening worship. This will be a special 5th Sunday program. Lots of good singing, followed, by message by pastoi. Wednesday—there will not be any services. We wish everyone a Happy New Year. r HANNA CHEVROLET CO. 1318 Salem Road Mt. Vernon, Illinois MYERS FUNERAL SERVICE Mt. Vernon, Illinois Dial 242-0604 SUNDAY, December 29, Student Recognition Day. 9:30 a.m. Morning. Worship Service. Sermon: "Life's Critical Issuie" by Dr. Funkhouser. Anthem: "Halleluiah Chorus" by the Adult Choir. Anthem: "God So Loved The World" by the High School Choir. Offertory Solo by Mark Wheeler. Mr. \V. II. Beck- mcyer, Organist-Director. Nursery for babies. 10:30 a.m. Church School Classes. Bill Bramlot, Supt. 4:30 p.m. Junior Choir Rehearsal. Jr. Hi. UMY will not meet. Sr. Hi. UMY will not meet. MONDAY, December 30: 7:00 Boy Scouts. THURSDAY. January 2, 196!): 6:45 p.m. Basketball. First United Melhodist vs. Pleasant Hill Baptist. ' 7:00 p.m. High School Choir Re• hearsal. 7:30 p.m. Adult Choir Rehearsal. CAMP GROUND BAPTIST CHURCH MARSHALL SCOTT, Pastor 10:00 a.m. Sunday School. Larry Gowlcr, Superintendent. 11:00 a.m. Morning worship • service. Message by pustor. i 6:30 p.m. Training Union. Vir- j gil Angle, B.T.U. Director. 7:30 p.m. Evening worship service Message by pastor. Tuesday— 8:00 p.m. New Year's Eve service — There will be three speakers throughout the service with special music included. Fellowship hour before last service. Refreshments will be served. OAKDALE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH ORVTLLE B. SILVEY, Pastor Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Hall Marlow, Superintendent. Morning worship 10:45 a.m. Sermon topic "The Rejected. PRINCE OF PEACE LUTHERAN CHURCH (The American Lutheran Church) 3205 Broadway EDWARD A. BERSAGEL, Pastor Sunday: 10:00 a.m. Family Worship with Sunday School following. Srrmon Text: Luke 2:33-40. Sermon Theme: And They Knew Him. Monday: The young people will visit the Warren G. Muirny Children's Center in Centralia Meet at Faith Lutheran at 9 a.m. for transportation. Tuesday: j 7:W pm. New Yenr's Eve (service. Sermon Text: T.rke 13: i f>-9. Sermon Thome: Another j Pay Another Way. ! Safurdnv: 10 a.m. Confirmation instruction. ciiKisT r,osn:i. nivn i, HO-'.' Wavieii Avenue GEORGE H. SHFLTON'. i Pastor Sunday school 1('.;(I0 a.n<. 1 Sunday evening evangelistic \ ; sen ice at T.l'.i) p.m. ' ANTIOCH CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Toxicol ROBERT "RAVER. Minister Gary Farthing. Asst. Minister ' ' 9:'.\0 a.m. Sunday School. ' Clyde Beckham, Supt. Glen, Osborn. Asst. Supt. .Joyce Oor- liue, Pianist; Clyde Beekhnm, ! Song Leader. 10:45 a.m. Communion. 11:00 a.m. Morning Worship. (1:15 p.m. Youth Meeting. ! Rohrrl Raver, Lender. | 7:00 p.m. Evening Worship, j 7:00 p.m. Wednesday. Bible i Study. Robert Raver, Lender. | We will have n Watch Night i Service on December 31st. i UNION CHAPKL UNITKI) METHODIST CHURCH ROSEMARY HARRIS. Pastor Sunday, Dec. 29— 10:00 a.m. Morning Worship. 10:45 a.m. Sunday School. David Hanes. Supt.; George Shafer, Asst. 6:30 p.m. lunch will be served at the church. 7:30 p.m. Worship Service. Tuesday, Dec. 31— 8:00 p.m. Combined Watch Night Service at Dix. APOSTOLIC PENTECOSTAL CHURCH 1415 South 10th St. FRANK and LUCILLE TITTLE, Pastors Sunday School 10:00 . a.m. Classes lor all age groups as' school has need. Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. Sunday night service 7:30 p.m. Special Singing, Solo. Duet, Trio, with message for word of God. Thursday night 7:30 p.m. Song and Praise servic with guest speaker. Prayers offered for sick in all services. KKKXES CHURCH OF GOD PENVER TilOMASON, Pastor David Catron. S.S. Supt. Lama Withmw, Asst. Supt. Sunday School Begins 9:30 a.m. Preaching nt 10:30 a.m. Youth Fellowship G.15 p.m. iM .sler Louise Catron, President. Evening services begin at 7 p.m. wiili our pastor doing the p. caching. Prayer meeting Wednesday Night at 7 p.m. We will have a Watch Night Service. There will be a fellowship Hour to begin about 10 p.m. at the parsonage. BELLE RIVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH JOHN LEE JR., Pastor i 10 a.m. Sunday School. Marvin Scott, Supt. 11:00 a.m. Worship service. 6:30 p.m. Training Union. Terry Lee, Director. 7:30 p.m. Worship service. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday prayer meeting. Beginning January 6th Revival. Richard MeComrlck, Evangelist. NAHON TREE WILL BAPTIST CHURCH MELVTN OATMOUT, Pastor Sunday School 10:00 Classes for all ages. Raymond Conner, Supt.; Alta Owens, Pianist; Betty Williams, Song Leader. Morning Worship Service 11:00. Sunday night service 7:00- Thursday night prayer meeting 7:00, Betty Williams, leader. Sunrlny nt 2:30 we are having n Baptizing at Inn Free Will Baptist Church. We are having a New Year's Watch Service. LOGAN STREET BAPTIST CHURCH Twenty-First & Logan Streets FRANK L. TROTTER, Pastor Ken Burzynski, Music and Youth 9:30 Sunday school. Russell B. Laur, Supt. 10:40 Sunday morning worship service. Sermon by Rev. Trotter. 4:30 Orchestra. 5:30 Youth Choir. 6:30 Training Union. 7:30 Evening evangelistic message. Rev. Trotter, preaching. Opportunities for the week; Wednesday—New Year's Day 7:30 prayer service. FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST, SCIENTIST 1307 Main Street Christian Science services: Church, Sunday 11:00 a.m Lesson-Sermon: "Christian Science." Nursery open during the 11,:00 a.m. service. Sunday school 9:45 a.m. for pupils up to the age of 20. Wednesday testimony meeting 8:00 p.m. Reading room open from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday. BACK IN THIS WORLD—Apollo 8 capsule Is hoisted aboort AM Currier Yorlrfown In tfce Pacific. Picture from NBC-TV. (AP Wlrephoto) MT. VERNON'S AMVETS are shown as they prepared ChristIJIU h baskets this yenr for needy families, an annual custom of the local veteran's group. From the left,, front row—Charles Hunlmnn, commander, Arthur YY'aite, Gale Eller and little Terry Swiimen. Back row, from left—Eugene Boswell, Marvin Baker, Rny Boril, Newt Creel, Harry Shields, Franris Swlnnen, Ray Lewis, Alan Sledge. (Delo Photo Craft) YOUR FRIENDLY FORD DEALER HOLMAN MOTOR CO., Ino. 215 N. 10th St. Dial 242-0?54 AMERICAN MOTORS 1969 AMBASSADOR—The Luxury Car REBEL—The Car For People RAMBLER—Champion For Economy JAVELIN—Its Sharp And Sleek A.M.X.—106 Speed Records JOHNSON MOTOR CO. 9th and Harrison Dial 244-1044

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