The Bulletin – May 2

Service to mark National Day of Prayer

GREENFIELD — Hancock County Ministerial Association will lead a National Day of Prayer service at noon Thursday on the Hancock County Courthouse Plaza. Local clergy members, other ministry leaders and laypeople will lead prayers for various aspects of society.

Prayer time to focus on persecuted church

GREENFIELD — St. Paul’s Anglican Reformed Episcopal Church invites Christians to a time of prayer for the persecuted church at 7 a.m. Mondays at St. Paul’s, 20 W. South St.

Congregation marks pastor’s 10 years

GREENFIELD — Calvary Baptist Church will have a special service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the arrival of Pastor Roger Kinion and his family at the church.

McCordsville church to offer chicken

McCORDSVILLE — McCordsville United Methodist Church’s next Second Saturday Community Dinner is set for 4:30-7 p.m. May 9.

The menu features chicken and noodles, side dishes and desserts. An offering for the meal will benefit the church.

Righteous Oaks plans Homecoming

WILKINSON — Righteous Oaks Baptist Church, 8356 State Road 109, will have its fifth annual homecoming at 10:30 a.m. Sunday.

The guest speaker will be Pastor Larrel Boling.

Dinner on the grounds will follow the service.

For more information, call 765-785-2858.

Motorcycle riders to gather for fellowship

GREENFIELD — Members of the Crossroad Riders, the Greenfield chapter of the Christian Motorcyclist Association, meet at 9 a.m. the third Saturday of most months at Jim Dandy restaurant and also gather to enjoy rides together.

The group will do a blessing at American Legion Post 119’s Rally for Veterans motorcycle ride supporting the Job Ready Veterans Program. The event is set for 9 a.m. May 16.

For more information about the Crossroad Riders, call 709-3808.

Amity plans plant sale continues today

Amity United Methodist Church’s 13th annual plant sale continues from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today.

The sale features perennials, herbs, vegetables, lilies, hostas, gift plants, custom metal yard accessories, birdhouses, large porch pots, annuals, primitive wood furniture and miscellaneous yard items.

All proceeds from the sale will go toward the renovation of the church’s community center.

The church is at county roads 600W and 100N.

If you have questions, call Phyllis at 894-4287.

Eden United Methodist to serve breakfast

GREENFIELD — Eden United Methodist Church will serve breakfast from 7-10 a.m. today. An offering will be accepted to support local and global mission work.

Mohawk plans pork chop dinner

GREENFIELD — Mohawk United Methodist Church will offer its annual Pork Chop Dinner County Fair Style from 5-7:30 p.m. today.

The menu features pork chops and pork burgers with applesauce, baked beans, chips, bread and butter, dessert and a beverage. An offering will be accepted.

‘Godly Man’ study continues at New Life

FORTVILLE — New Life Christian Fellowship is offering a monthly study for men, “Living as a Godly Man in an Ungodly World.” It began Tuesday and continues monthly.

The study will continue at 7 p.m. the third Tuesday of the month.

These are the remaining class topics:

May 19: The Integrity of a Godly Man

June 16: The Humility of a Godly Man

July 21: The Purity of a Godly Man

Aug. 18: The Stability of a Godly Man

Sept. 15: The Availability of a Godly Man

Oct. 20: The Authority of a Godly Man

Nov. 17: The Eternity of a Godly Man

Sign up by filling out a form at

Musical group to perform on Mother’s Day

The Craig Family will sing at 11 a.m. May 10 at Sugar Creek Baptist Church.

Everyone is invited; an offering will be accepted to help with the family’s travel expenses.

Dinner will follow the concert. Feel free to bring a dish to share.

The group will minister with the church at Brandywine Nursing Home at 2:30 p.m. that day.

For more information, call 317-641-4230.

Workshop to tell how to share influence

GREENFIELD — A Missionary Outreach Clinic is set for 9 a.m.-5 p.m. May 16 at St. James Lutheran Church, 1741 S. State St. Kent R. Hunter and Tracee J. Swank will be presenters.

Participants will learn how to tell their stories, how to move their churches out into the community and how to change from a culture of volunteerism to discipleship, among other topics.

Registration is $25 per person. A $75 group rate is available for three or more people. To register, call 317-462-7340 or send email to

Mt. Lebanon fish fry is May 16

BRANDYWINE TOWNSHIP — Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church’s spring fish fry is set for 11 a.m.-7 p.m. May 16. The menu will feature fried fish, hot dogs, french fries, hush puppies, coleslaw, dessert and a beverage.

An offering will be accepted. Proceeds will go to missions and special projects.