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SATURDAY, JUNE 15, 1963 ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH PAGE FIVE God in Courts of Justice ILLUSTRATED SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON iy *»»* j. to..** Scripture—P»lms 11$ 12; 82) Itoj AttM 8;8. When David's life was In danger, his advisers urged him to flee like a bird to the mountains from his wicked adversaries. David refused, placing his faith in the righteousness of God's judgments.—Psalm 11. Solomon prayed thftt he and his son might exercise righteous judgments over their people, helping them deliver the oppressed, defend the poor, crush the oppressors and make peace enduring.—Psalm 72. God exercises judgment over the human judges of the people, who are often most unrighteous In their judgments. Often they favor the rich and powerful over the poor and uncon- splcuous.—Psalm 82. When certain Israelites resented the authority of God's appointed leader, Moses, He exercised judgment by opening the earth to swallow them.— Psalm 106:16-18; Numbers 16:27-33. GOLDEN TEXT: Psalm 11:7. God in Courts of Justice THE RIGHTEOUS CHARACTER OF GOD IS OUR ASSURANCE THAT SOME DAY RIGHTEOUSNESS WILL PREVAIL IN THE WORLD By N. SPEEH JONES The Collection of psalms in today's lesson reflects the importance of righteousness in religion. The word comes, of course, from our simple word "right." To be righteous, therefore, is to do what is right. In Psalm 11, which is one of David's, we find that the author is in a situation so desperate that friends urge him to flee for his life. He refuses, not only because he has faith in God's upholding of the righteous, but because to flee would not be righteousness on his part, but cowardice. Psalm 72 is one of the only two in the Psalter which, so far as we can toll, were authoried by Sol- The claim to such homage as indicated in verses 8-14 Is not based on force but on justice. Unfortunately, Solomon, instead of delivering the oppressed and poverty-stricken, made their burdens ever heavier, despite his prayers. The rulers to accomplish this are God and His Son. In contrast to Psalm 72, Psalm 82 emphasizes the evils of unjust judgments. Here God is judging not the people themselves, but the unjust human judges of the people. This is the reference of the word "gods" in the first verse; in Exodus 21:6, 22:8, 28 we see the same reference used for the word — Israel's Judges. Verse 8 speaks of God arising and judging man, yet throughout the New GOLDEN TEXT "For the Lord is righteous, He loves righteous deeds; the upright shall behold His face."—Psalm 11:7. omon. The other is the 127th. His opening prayer is for himself and his heir, that their judgments may be righteous according to God. Justice, in the first clause, probably refers to the specific judgments which the king must make; righteousness, in the second, probably here means the inner spirit of accord with God's way, which makes any specific judgment right. In verse six, Solomon aks that he and his son be like "rain upon mown grass," which at first glance seems odd because literally this is not a blessing at all. What the author must mean is rain upon a newly mown field from which the old grass has been cleared. This would cause the grass to sprout again, almost overnight, just as a good leader's influence brings out the latent potential in his followers. Based on CopyrlKhlcd outlines produced by the Division of Chrlstiun Education, Nailomil Council ol Churches of Christ In the U.S.A.. and used by permission. Distributed by King Features Syndicate. Testament it is usually tne bon of God Who is appointed to do the earthly judging, as Christ Him self said. The fundamental criterion for any judgment is righteousness. In Psalm 106 we return to the old theme of God's everlasting righteousness. The problem here is the one of the necessity ol judgment on the part of the righteousness, of the unrighteous, especially one's own unrighteous; this is the problem faced by every disciplining parent. The task of Amos was roughly the equivalent to that of preachers in this country today, who must point out the sinfulness In an B.C., era of outward under Itaiah proscentury and perity Amost lived in the 8th Jeroboam II, a period of great splendor and prosperity for Israel. Sunday Church Services ASSEMBLY OF GOD North Side Assembly of God— 4836 Alby. Eugene Cope, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:45 Morning worship. 6:30 p.m. CAs. 7:30 Evangelistic service. First Assembly of God—78 E. River. E. R. 9:30 a.m. Sun- Jennings, Wood Buchcr, pastor. day school. 10:45 Morning worship. 6:30 p.m. Youth service. 7:30 Evangelistic service. Milton Assembly of God—Come In Place. David McGarvey, pastor. 9:45 Sunday school. 11 a.m. Worship. 6 p.m. Young people. 7 p.m. Evangelistic service. Forest Mission Assembly of God—5th and Forest Drive, Forest Home. Louie Estes, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 11 a.m. Morning worship. 7:30 p.m. Evangelistic service. Cottage Mills First Assembly of God—20 Harvel Court. Maurice Burgund, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:45 Morning worship. 6:30 p.m. CAs. 7:30 Evening service. BAPTIST Whitelaw Avenue Baptist—Wood River. Arba A. Capron, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:45 Morning worship. 6:30 p.m. BTU. 7:30 Evening worship. Bethany Baptist—4712 Alby St. Robert L, Ross, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:30 Morning worship. 6:30 p.m. BTU. 7:30 Evening worship. Calvary Southern Baptist—1422 Washington. Howard Todd Taylor, pastor. 8:30 and 10:35 a.m. Worship services. 9:30 Sunday school. 6:30 p.m. BTU. 7:30 Evening worship. East Alton First Baptist—4th and Bowman. Thomas D. McDermand, pastor. 8:30 and 10:30 Morning worship. 9:40 Church school. 6 p.m. BTF, BYF. 7 p.m. Evening worship. Wood River Missionary Baptist, Odd Fellows Hall, 29a Ferguson. Leo Candler, pastor. 9:45 a.m. Sunday school. 10:45 Morning worship. 7 p.m. ETC. 8 p.m. Evening worship. Wood River First Baptist—300 K. Lorena. W. C. Burk, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 8:15 and 10:30 Morning worship services. "The Man of the Hour." 6:30 p.m. BYF. 7:30 Evening worship. "The Pine Trees Talk." Cm-die Heights Baptist - 503 Milton Rd. Lolnrd A. Simmons, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:30 Morning worship. 6:30 BTU. 7:30 Evening worship. East Side Baptist—3418 College. Sam Dunham, pastor. 9:30 Sunday school. 10:30 Morning worship. 6:30 BTU. 7:30 Evening worship. Meadowbrook First Baptist- Clinton Woodfin pastor. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:30 Morning worship. 7 p.m. BTU. 8 p.m Evening service. Twing Memorial—1253 Ninth. William I, Stoeckel, pastor. 9:30 Church school. 10:30 Morning worship. "Freedom Accepted by the Church." Main Street Baptist—509 Mam Ben A. Bghn, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:40 Morning worship. 6:30 p.m. BYF. 7:30 Color film. Fosterburg Baptist — Roy C, Carlson, pastor. 9:45 a.m. Church school. 10:45 Morning worship 'Our Homes." 7 p.m. BYF. 8 p.m. Gospel hour. "The Assur ance of Peace." Godfrey Baptist—Rte. 100. Rev George H. Eddy, pastor. 9:30 Sunday school. 10:40 Morning worship. 6:30 p.m. BYF. 7:30 Evening worship. North Alton Baptist—2245 State St. J. E. Camp, pastor. 9:30 Sunday school, 10:45 Morning worship. 6:30 p.m. BTU. 7:30 Evening worship. First Baptist—College at John son. Orrin M. Anderson, pastor 9:25 a.m. Church school. 10:30 Morning worship. 7:30 Evening worship. Meadowbrook First Genera Baptist—Jack Smith, pastor. 9:45 Sunday school. 11 a.m. Morning worship. 7:30 Evening worship. Upper Alton Baptist—College & Seminary. Robert J. Cochran pastor. 9:30 a.m. Church school 10:40 Morning worship. "Thi Saving Deeds of the Lord." 6:3i BYF. 7:30 Evening worship. "A Love Story." Cherry Street Baptist—6th an Cherry Sts. W. Freeman Privett minister. 9 a.m. Church school 10:10 a.m. Morning worship 'The Fountain of Life." Evange ist Willis Lucas. 6:30 p.mk BYF 7:30 Evangelistic service. "Th Ticking Clock." Evangelist Lu cas. CATHOLIC St. Matthew's—1110 Milton Rd VIsgr. William Croke, pastor lev. John Stewart, assistant Masses at 6, 8:30, 9:30, 10:30 ind 11:30. St. Kevin's—Rosewood Heights Rev. Frank J. O'Hara, paslor Masses at 7:30, 9:30 and 11 a.m SS. Peter & Paul's—721 State Msgr. J. J, Haggerty, pastor Revs. Medard Lobocki and Pete Bertoldo, assistants. Masses a 5:45, 7:30, 9, 10:30, and 11:30 a,m St. Patrick's—5th and Centra Rev. John J. Crosson, pastor Revs. David Peters and Fran Westhoff, assistants. Sunda Masses at 5:45, 7:30, 8:45, 10 and 11:15. St. Ambrose—St. Ambrose Dr Godfrey. Rev. A. E. Robinson pastor. Rev. Walter M. Weeds assistant. Masses at 5:45, 7:30, 9 10:15, and 11:30. Che (Soldett (Text St. Mary's—Fourth and Henry. Msgr. James A. Suddes, pastor. Revs. Vincent Worland and Richard Niebrugge, assistant pastors. Manses at 5:45, 7:30, 8:30, 9:30, 10:30, and 11:30. CHRISTIAN Bethalto First Christian—Highway 140 East. Jack Allbee, minister. 9:15 Morning worship. 'Faith of Our Fathers." 10:15 Bible school. 7 p.m. Evening service. "A Real Fight." First Church of Christ—2nd at Lorena, Wood River. E. Porter Estes, minister. 9:30 a.m. Bible school. 10:30 Morning worship. "The Price Pride Must Pay." 7:30 p.m. Vacation Bible school program. First Christian—760 Washing ton. J. W. Jordan, minister. 9:.30 Bihlc school. 10:30 Morning worship. 10:45 Lord's Supper. Topic: "Father's Example." 6:30 p.m. Berean Bible class, CYH. 7:30 Evening worship, liortation." "The Great Ex- CHRISTIAN SCIENCE First Church of Christ, Scientist—533 East Tenth St., Alton. First Church of Christ, Scientist, 217 N. Ninth St., Wood River. First Church of Christ, Scientist, Elsah. Alton has Sunday serv- ce and Sunday school at 11 a.m. Wood River has Sunday service at 11 a.m. and Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Elsah has Sunday service and Sunday school at 11:15 a.m. son-Sermon The subject of Les in all Churches of Christ Scientist on Sunday, June 16, will be: "God the Preserver of Man." Golden text: "Depart from evil, and do good; and dwell forever more. For the Lord loveth judgment, and for- saketh not His saints; they are preserved for ever." Psalms 37: 27, 28. CHURCH OF CHRIST Church of Christ—3402 Franor 10 a.m. Bible study. 11 a.m Mutual Edification. 11:30 The Lord's Supper. 7:30 p.m. Exhortation. Church of Christ—State at Marguerite, Wood River. 10 a.m Bible study. 11 a.m. Exhortation. 11:30 Communion. 8 p.m Exhortation. Church of Christ—Central and Madison, Wood River. 9:45 Bible study. 10:40 Preaching by Bro Wayne T. Hall. 11:30 Commun* ion and Fellowship. 6:30 p.m Preaching and Communion. Church of Christ — 37 Harvel Cottage Hills. 10 a.m. Bible study 11 a.m. Exhortation. 11:30 Com munion and Fellowship. 7 p.m Exhortation. Church of Christ—Godfrey Civic Center. 9:45 a.m. Bible study 10:40 a.m. Communion. 11 a.m Preaching by Bro. Elbert Dixon 7:30 p.m. Preaching and Com munion. Church of Christ—1123 Central 10 a.m. Bible study. 11 a.m Preaching. 11:30 Communion 7:30 Preaching and Communion. CHURCH OF GOD First Church of God—65 Elm E. F. Brown, pastor. 9:30 a.m Church school, 10:30 Morning worship. 7 p.m. Worship. 8:1! YF. Ivy Heights Church of God- Rock Hill and Belk Park roads- C. E. Cox, pastor. 9:30 a.m Church school. 10:30 Mornint, worship. 6:30 p.m. Youth serv ice. 7:30 Evening worship. Church of God (Cleveland Tenn.) — 212 Pence, East Alton Kenneth Moore, pastor. 9:45 a.m CHURCH OF CHRIST GODFREY, ILL. MEETING AT THE PRESENT TIME AT GODFREY CIVIC CENTER BIBLE STUDY 9:45 A.M. WORSHIP SERVICE 10:45 A.M. EVENING SERVICE 7:30 P.M. WEDNESDAY EVENING BIBLE STUDY ... 7:30 P.M. 8 and 10:15 a.m. and Worship services. "The chool. ' P.m. Prodigal Son." Communion at each service. Concordia Lutheran — Cottage Mills. Edgar Croll, pastor. 9 a.m Sunday school. 10:15 Morning worship. Confirmation and Com munion. Berea Lutheran — Greene and Jold streets. Reuben C. Baer wald, vacancy pastor. 9:45 a.m Sunday school. 11 a.m. Worship. Messiah Lutheran — Milton Rd Carl Hilgendorf, pastor. 9:15 a.m Sunday school. 8 and 10:30 a.m Divine worship. (L6rd's Suppe in the 10:30 service). Trinity Lutheran—Blair at Ma pie. Reuben C. Baerwald, pastor 8:15 a.m. Matins. 9:30 a.m. Sun day school. 10:30 Communion. St. Paul's Lutheran—3rd an Beach, Wood River. R. W. Meyer pastor. 8 a.m. Matins. 9:1 Sunday school. 10:30 Worship. FREE METHODIST Free Methodist — Hillcrest an< Sering. K. P. Mayhew, pastor 9:30 Sunday school. 10:30 Morn ing worship. 7 p.m. FMY. 7:3 Evangelistic service. METHODIST dgment He loves righteous deeds; the -Psalm 11:7. Sunday school. 11 a.m. Morn- ng worship. 7:30 p.m. Evangelistic service. THE CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY Church of God of Prophecy— 716 Harrison, Glendale Gardens. Vlartha Wittmaier, pastor. 10 a.m. Sunday school. 11 a.m. Worship. 7:45 Evening service. CONGREGATIONAL, Church of the Redeemer — Sixth and Henry. Robert Chatfield Kemper, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Church school. 10 a.m. Morning worship. "Formula for Triumph." Godfrey Community Congregational—Godfrey Road. Frank B. McDuffce, minister. 8:45 a.m. Sunday school. 10 a.m. Morning worship. EPISCOPAL St. Paul's— Third and Market. John M. Young, Rector. 9:15 a.m. Morning prayer. 9:30 Holy Eucharist with hymns. St. Gabriel's— Whitelaw, north of Edwardsville Rd., Wood River. 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist. 9 a.m. Coffee hour. Rev. James Pearson, vicar. EVANGELICAL & REFORMED (United Church of Christ) St. John's— Sixth and Penning, Wood River. E. Eugene Smith, pastor. 9 a.m. Church school. 9 and 10:10 a.m. Morning worship. Alton Evangelical Church— 8th ind Henry. Charles L. Stevens, castor. 9 a.m. Sunday school. ! and 10 a.m. Morning worship. Meditation: "A Lesson in Humility." St. John's United Church of Christ — Midway. Roland C. Christiansen, pastor. 9 a.m. Sunday school. 10:10 Worship. JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES Alton Kingdom Hall— 2400 Locust. 3 p.m. Public talk: "Youth's Opportunities in This Modern Age." By G. Rands. 4:15 p.m. Watchtower study: "Using Theocratic Assets." LATTER DAY SAINTS The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormon)—State and Elble, Wood River. Bishop, Ronald L. Guthrie. 8:3C a.m. Priesthood meeting, 10:30 Sunday school. 5 p.m. Sacrament meeting. Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints— 5th and Lorena, Wood River. 9:30 Church school. 10:55 Sermon by Merle Wright. 7:30 p.m. Class discussion and Zions League. LUTHERAN Faith Lutheran— Godfrey. Paul R. Schroeder, pastor. 8:15 a.m Worship. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:45 Worship service. Zion Lutheran— Bethalto. D. A Brunette, pastor. 9 a.m. Sunday Main Street Methodist — 1400 Main. John Henderson, minister. 9:30 a.m. Church school. 8:30 and 10:40 Morning worship. 5:4P MYF. 7 p.m. Evening worship. First Methodist— €th at Market. Robert H. Simpson, pastor. 9:30 Church school. 10 a.m. Morning worship. "God's Wage Scale." Wood River First Methodist- Sixth at Lorena. Edwin H. Grant, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:40 Morning worship. "Father, What Image?" 7 p.m. Sermon: "Trapped, But Still Free." St. Mark's Methodist— 3512 McArthur. Melvin R. Byrd, min- ster. 9:30 a.m. Church school. 10:45 Morning worship. "Conversion is Necessary." 6:30 MYF. East Alton First Methodist— 3rd and Kent. Jack T. Travelstead, minister. 9:30 a.m. Church school. 10:30 Morning worship. 6:15 p.m. MYF. 7:30 Evening worship. Grace Methodist— 702 Henry St. F. Glenn Creek, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Church school. 10:35 Morning worship. "God's Greatest Miracle." 6 p.m. Jr.-Hi MYF picnic at Rock Spring Park. NAZARENE Rosewood Heights Church of the Nazarene— Airline and Bert. C. Neil Strait, minister. 9:30 a.m. Sunday school. 10:35 Morning worship. 6:45 p.m. Youth service. 7:30 Evangelistic service. NON-DENOMINATIONAL Faith Community Church— Located: Humbert Road at Bartlett Lane. Ellis Johnson, pastor. 9:30 Sunday school. 10:30 Morning worship. 7:30 Evening worship. Berean Bible Church— 3047 Alby. Leroy P. Dority, pastor. 9:30 Sunday school. 1 10:40 Morning worship. "Redemption and Forgiveness." 7:30 Evening service. PKESUYT10RIAN (Evangelical) Bible Presbyterian— 212 E.Elm Albert F. Moginot Jr., pastor. 9:30 a.m. Bible school. 10:40 Morning worship. "Good Soldiers of Jesus Christ." 7 p.m. Gospel service. "When God Builds the House." PRESBYTERIAN (United) First Presbyterian — 4th at Lorena Ave., Wood River. Manley L. Mace, minister. 9:30 a.m. Church school. 10:45 Morning worship. The Lord's Prayer (Our Temptation). College Avenue Presbyterian- College and Clawson. Henry 0. Moore, minister. 9:30 Church school. 8:15 and 10:45 Morning worship. Sermon by Missionary Miss Elsie L. Gleason. Zion Presbyterian— Fosterburg. Andrew McMulIen, pastor. 9:30 Morning worship. "A Challenge for Dad." 10:40 Church school. 6:30 p.m. Jr. UPY. Salem Presbyterian— Seminary Road. Andrew McMulIen, pastor. 10 a.m. Sunday school 11 a.m. Morning worship. 6:30 p.m. UPY. Twelfth Street Presbyterian— 506 E. 12th. Paul S. Krebs, pastor. 9 a.m. Church school. 1C a.m. Morning worship. "Christ's Invitation." First Presbyterian — 4th at Alby. Cortley H. Burroughs and A. Ralph Lynn, ministers. 8:30 and CHERRY STREET BAPTIST CHURCH Sixth and Cherry Street* W. FREEMAN PRIVETT, Minister 9:00 A.M. CHURCH SCHOOL. 10:10 A.M. WORSHIP. Message -- "THE FOUNTAIN OF LIFE" Evangelist Willis Lucas 7:30 P.M. EVANGELISTIC SERVICE Message — "THE TICKING CLOCK" Evangelist Lucas This Friendly Church Invites You. Christian Science Services First Church of Christ, Scientist 533 East Tenth St. — All Are Welcome Sunday Service 11 AM, Wednesday Evening Testimony Meeting 8 P.M. Sunday School 11 A.M. Nursery Open During Each Service Reading Room, 100 East Broadway Open Daily Except Sunday <& Holidays from 11 to 4:30 P.M. Services at Jerseyville Announced JERSEYVILLE — The sermon opic for the morning sendee Sun day at First Baptist Church of Ferseyville by the Rev. Harold 2. Lane will be "Putting the ..eash On Fear." At the evening service, his subject will be "Throw Out The Trash." The chancel choir picnic is set or 1 p.m. Sunday at Feyerabend Lake At First Presbyterian Church a Children's Day program is set 'or the morning worship hour at 10:45 a.m. Sunday under direction of Mrs. Laverne Tuetken. Children of the kindergarten, primary and junior departments will present the program. The junior high group and high school youth will assist in the service and in ushering. The cherub choir, of which Mrs. Kentner E. Rice is director, will sing and be awarded pins The youth choir, Mrs. Claude J Davis, directing, will also sing The schedule will be in effect Sunday at First Methodist Church Morning service will be at 9 a.m Sunday school at 10 a.m., even ing service, 7:30 p.m. The Bible school program wil take place Sunday evening in the basement of Wesley Center. At the Hope Lutheran Churc! Sunday school and Bible classes Sunday will be at 8:30 a.m. anr service will be at 9:30 a.m. The annual church picnic will follov the morning service. At Peace United Church o Christ Sunday school will be a 9 a.m. The Sunday school w i 1 have its Daily Vacation Bible School closing program in connec ion with the services on Sunday morning at 10:15 a.m. Camping Trips JERSEYVILLE — Beginning Sunday at 3 p.m. one of the camps at Marquette Park nea Tafton will be open to the Field don group from the United Churcl of Christ. The camp will closi June 21. Reservations should b made with Mrs. Nellie Isringhaus en. The Fieldon Guild meeting o ;he church will be postponed on week from June 20 to June 27 a p.m. Here for Month JERSEYVILLE — Miss Mari Hall, who has been residing i; Beverly Hills, Calif., the past few months is spending a month i Jerseyville. She retired this yea as an employe of the Gener, Telephone Co. Eldred Bible School To Present Program ELDRED —The daily vacation Bible school had an average of more than 100 in attendance at the Baptist Church. There will be demonstration program at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. The Rev. John Finnan will speak at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday. Eldred Unit ELDRED—The Eldred Unit of the Home Extension Association ,vill meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the home of Mrs. George Farrow. GRADE FOR \MCA BUILDING Heavy equipment has started work cleared from the south line and an en- on the site of the new YMCA building trance cut from Henry into the property, on North Henry street. Trees have been Wood River Club to Hear Herbert Pick HERBERT FICK WOOD RIVER—Herbert Fick, vice president and manager of Doane's Management Division of Doane Agricultural Service Inc. of St. Louis will speak to Rev. Lowery to Leave Wood River Pastorate WOOD RIVER — The Rev. Thomas Loweiy Sr. has announced his resignation as pastor of the vangelical United Brethren Church and will move June 30 to Teheran, 111., where he will be ninister of the Evangelical United Brethren Church. Active in all phases of religious work in the community, a past president and past secretary ol the ministerial alliance, the Rev. Lowery has been forced to curtail his activities because of ill health and has accepted the smaller pastorate at Teheran. During the six years he has served the local church the mem bership has grown from 110 to 180 persons. Twelve infants have been dedicated and 49 adults have been baptized. Recently the church bought a three and one half acre tract of land in the Eastwood Addition, and plans construction of a parsonage on the property in the near future. Ordained in Naperville in 1953, science degree in Agriculture from the University of Missouri and his experience includes the Rotary Club Monday noon, | mana gement of farms for indi- at First Presbyterian Church. An accredited farm manager and rural appraiser for the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers Fick started work for Doane in 1933. He received his bachelor of 10:45 Morning worship services. "Escape From Reality." 9:30 :md 10:45 Church school. Roxana First Presbyterian—118 W. First. William E. Rice, pastor. 9:30 a.m. Church school. 10:40 Morning worship. Elm Street Presbyterian—Elm and Gerson. C. H. Collisson, pastor. 9:30 and 11 a.m. Church school. 8:30 and 11 a.m. Worship. "James the Brother." UNITED BRETHREN Evangelical United Brethren- Wood River and Beach, Wood River. Thomas Lowery, pastor. 9:30 to 11:15 a.m. Unified service. 7 p.m. Vacation Bible school program, THE SALVATION ARMY The Salvation Army—418 East Broadway. Capt. Leon E. Turner Jr., officer in charge. 9:30 Sunday school. 10:45 Morning Holiness service. 6 p.m. Teen time. 7:30 Salvation service. viduals, corporations, families and trust companies, in addition to appraisals of farms for sellers, buyers and loan companies (o establish fair market value." Richard Coffeen is program chairman. Fathers Honored in Wood River Program in WOOD RIVER—A variety program was presented by a group of Alton youngsters at the Thursday meeting of the Order of Eastern Star at Masonic Temple, when fathers and brother Masons were honored in observance of Father's Day. Mrs. William Burt, Alton, was charge of the presentation which featured readings by Little Miss Peggy Drake, and a skit, "The Chipmunks, with Mark Landiss, Steve Vassier, Paul Miller, David Salvilly and Larry Rouse appearing in the cast. Mike Cox presided. Honored and presented gifts were 22 fathers. Others introduced were two grand lecturers and 12 grand chapter committee members and past officers. Mrs. Howell Barnett, worthy matron, announced a fish fry will be sponsored by the chapter in the parking lot of the Wilshire Mall, East Alton, June 28-29. Plans were made to initiate candidates at the June 27 meet- Come to The Congregational Church Of The Redeemer on Henry Street at Sixth in Alton SUNDAY SERVICES: 9:30 A.M. — Church School Classes 10:00 A.M. — Service of Worship Sermon, "Formula for Triumph" 2:00 P.M. — Annual Picnic in Rock Spring Park Robert Chatfield Kemper, Pastor FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Corner of Fourth and Alby Streets, Alton, Illinois CORTLEY HUGH BURROUGHS A. RALPH LYNN MINISTERS MORNING WORSHIP—8:30 and 10:45 A.M. THE SERMONS "Escape From Reality" Dr. Cortley Burroughs THE ANTHEM—(8:30) "God of Our Fathers" Westminster Choir (10:45) "Child of Faith"—Chancel Choir THE CHURCH SCHOOL—0:30 and 10:45 A.M. A cordial invitation is extended to all our services Parents are Invited to use the nursery in the Education Building. ing. At the close of the meeting 18 Masons and their wives were honored. Mrs. Fay Wilson was chairman of the hostess committee. REV. LOWERY the Rev. Lowery sei'ved pastorates in Vergennes, London Mills, Long View, Smithfield and Ar- ;enta before coming to Wood Riv- :r. He served as director of the Mt. Vernon District of the denomination conference until his health forced him to give up the position early this year. The Rev. and Mrs. Lowery are parents of two daughters: Mrs. Dale Wyatt, Alton; Mrs. Duane Mevis, whose husband is pastor of the Fores ton E. U. B. Church: and one son: (he Rev. Thomas Lowery Jr., pastor of the E. U. B. Mission in Lindenhurst. Wood River Women Schedule Dinner WOOD RIVER — The annual June potluck dinner of St. Ann's Altar Society of St. Bernard's Church, will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the social rooms of the East Alton Savings and Loan Building, Mrs. Albert Means, president, has announced. Unitarian at Jllby <Jilton, Illinois 10:45 Morning Worship and Church School. "Are Women Inferior?" HUGH J. KENNEDY, Minister .' First Baptist Church College anU Johnson Streets Alton, Illinois OKRIN M. ANDERSON, Pastor 9:25 a.m. Sunday Church School 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship Message: "Foreign Aid" 7:30 p.m. livening Worship Message: "The Faith We Teach" Wednesday—Annual Church School Picnic. Onized Club Grounds. 4 p.m. to B p.m. Nursery maintained during both services. Ample Parking for Everyone. angelical CHURCH Eighth and Henry Streeti CHARLES L STEVENS, Pastor CIIUKCH SCHOOL 9 A.M. MOKMNG WORSHIP 8 and 10 A.M. Sermon: "A Lesson In Humility" 10:30 to 11 Broadcast Over WOKZ Nursery Service lor Church School and Church EVERYONE WELCOME - ..,*. i i LUTHERAN of the Greater Alton Area Welcome You To Worship Tomorrow We Sponsor Diul-A-Prayer HO 2-6663 Radio KFUO—-"The Gospel Voice"—850 k.c. "This Is Tho Life"—Sundays 9:30 a.m., Ch. 5 "The Lutheran Hour"—Sundays 2:30 p.m., KFUO 7 a.m. KWK 1380 10:15 p.m. KSO 550 For information on the nearest Lutheran Church call HO 5-3B33 or write 517 Marsh St., Alton, 111. V

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