Flag football, volleyball teams being formed
McCORDSVILLE — Outlook Christian Church will offer coed youth flag football and volleyball.
Flag football is for children in kindergarten through eighth grade. Volleyball is for children in third through eighth grade.
Register online at outlookchurch.org/youth sports.
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Cost is $85 for one player. Discounts are available for two or more siblings.
Registration for both sports ends Aug. 30.
Practices begin Aug. 31, with games beginning Sept. 5.
For more information contact the church office at 317-335-6815.
Cumberland church plans garage sale
CUMBERLAND — St. John United Church of Christ, 11000 E. Washington St., will have a garage sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. today.
Pulled pork on menuat community event
McCORDSVILLE — McCordsville United Methodist Church’s next Second Saturday Community Dinner is set for 4:30 to 7 p.m. today. The menu features pulled pork barbeque and corn on the cob as well as desserts. A free-will offering for the meal will benefit the church.
Love INC challenges service clubs to bowl
GREENFIELD — Love INC of Greater Hancock County will have a fundraiser at Strike Force Lanes from 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 15. It has challenged the service clubs in the county to a competition. The service club whose team has the highest series score will win a special door prize.
Church groups are also encouraged to field teams in the event.
For everyone present, there will be door prize drawings every 30 minutes.
Tickets are $20 for adults or $10 for those age 10 and younger.
Pancake breakfast to help Trail Life
FORTVILLE — An all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast fundraiser is set for 7 to 10 a.m. Aug. 15 at New Life Christian Fellowship, 1574 W. State Road 234.
The meal includes pancakes, bacon and a choice of orange juice, milk or coffee.
Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for children ages 5 to 12 years, and free for children younger than 5.
The event is raising money for the Trail Life group that meets at the church.
Luau set with Hawaian activities, classic cars
GREENFIELD — Greenfield Christian Church’s fourth annual community BBQ and ice cream social, also known as the “Hoosier Luau,” is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 16.
It will feature the Pacers Fan Van, bounce houses, a dunk tank, face painting, disc jockey, and classic cars (cruise-ins welcome).
In case of rain, food will be served inside the church. A free-will offering will be accepted. The church is located at 23 N. East St. (corner of Main and East streets).
Fish fry to aid missions, other special projects
BRANDYWINE TOWNSHIP — A fish fry is set for 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 15 at Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church, 3447 S. State Road 9.
The menu features fried fish, hot dogs, French fries, hush puppies, cole slaw, dessert and beverage.
A free-will offering will be accepted, with proceeds benefiting missions and special projects.
Hog roast donations to help mission work
GREENFIELD — Curry’s Chapel United Methodist Church will have the annual hog roast from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 22 at the church, 3488 N. County Road 375E. The menu is pulled pork (plain and with barbecue sauce), green beans, baked beans, homemade potato salad, slaw, relish tray, applesauce, homemade desserts and drinks. A free-will offering will help fund the church’s local missions.
Seminar helps build grandparents’ legacy
FORTVILLE — Mark and Angela Adcock will present the Courageous Grandparenting Seminar from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Aug. 29 at New Life Christian Fellowship, 1574 W. State Road 234.
New Life pastor Mark Adcock and his wife, Angela, are partners with the rapidly growing Christian Grandparenting Network. They will present practical, biblical tools to help you build a faith legacy that outlives you generation after generation. Organizers say whether you are a grandparent, parent or other concerned member of God’s family, this event is for you.
Cavin Harper, founder of the Christian Grandparenting Network, said, “It is a call to courageous, intentional faith, in which we live our lives as conduits of God’s grace and truth one generation to another. Will you join me as we link arms together in response to God’s call to build a movement of courageous grandparents (and parents) who understand the times and know how to fight for the hearts and souls of their families?”
The cost of the seminar is $25 for a couple or $20 per single person who attends; cost includes lunch and a copy of Harper’s book “Courageous Grandparenting: Unshakable Faith in a Broken World.” To sign up, call 317-485-7472 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pick your own price at church’s rummage sale
FORTVILLE — Grandview Church will play host to a rummage sale and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. today on the church parking lot. Rummage sale items include furniture, electronics, clothing and much more.
These items will not be priced for this fundraising event. Instead, buyers are asked to leave a donation for the goods they receive.
Grandview Church is located two miles north of Fortville on State Road 13 just south of I-69 exit 214 at the entrance to the Summerlake community.