The Bulletin – October 24

Pulled pork dinner set with missions offering

MOHAWK — Mohawk United Methodist Church will serve pulled pork with potato salad, coleslaw, applesauce, apple crisp and beverage from 5 to 7:30 p.m. today. An offering will be accepted for missions.

McCordsville church to serve breakfast

McCORDSVILLE — McCordsville United Methodist Church’s last Fourth Saturday Community Breakfast of the year is set for 7:30 to 10 a.m. today. Breakfast favorites will be prepared by the United Methodist Men. An offering for the meal will benefit the church.

Conference designed for leaders’ healing

GREENFIELD — World Renewal International presents AWARE, a conference focused on healing for specific issues and behaviors from events in one’s life that may affect one’s ability to love and connect with God and others.

The conference runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at Brandywine Community Church, 1551 E. New Road.

Tony Wheeler of the Blessing Institute recently presented the conference material to faculty at Moody Bible Institute in in-service training before the fall semester. Wheeler is director of the master of arts in family ministries program for Barclay College.

While the conference is designed for ministry and organizational leaders, it is open to the public. The fee is $30. For more information, call 317-467-9899.

Blood drive set in McCordsville

McCORDSVILLE — A blood drive will run from 10:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Sunday at McCordsville United Methodist Church. Call Kathleen VanCleave at 317-441-4608 for more details or to schedule an appointment to donate blood.

Curry’s Chapel plans chicken-noodle dinner

GREENFIELD — Curry’s Chapel United Methodist Church will serve a chicken noodle dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. today.

Concert duo to play classics, folk pieces

IRVINGTON — Irvington Presbyterian Church will present a free concert by Avanti Duo at 6 p.m. Sunday at 55 Johnson Ave.

Nancy Burriss on piano and Jillian Chrisman on violin will play selections from light classics, hymns, pop standards, American folk favorites and Broadway tunes. Two of their favorites are “Danny Boy” and “Moon River.”

A pizza reception will follow. For information, call 317-356-7225 or see

Visitors also are invited to any 10 a.m. Sunday services or 6 p.m. Vespers the first Sunday of the month.

Blood drive scheduled at Mt. Lebanon

BRANDYWINE TWP. — A blood drive is set for 3:30 to 6:45 p.m. Thursday at Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church, 3447 S. State Road 9. Donors may sign up online at Those with questions about the blood drive may call the church at 317-462-1313.

Families can offer children safe haven

GREENFIELD — Safe Families for Children is forming a network of churches in Hancock County and needs volunteers in a variety of roles.

The network, part of a national movement, provides safe, loving homes where parents may voluntarily have their children cared for while they seek to restore stability in their lives. The program is dedicated to family support, stabilization and child abuse prevention.

Founded in Indianapolis in 2008, Safe Families for Children has partnered with local community agencies, churches and volunteer families, as well as government organizations, in more than 50 national sites.

Training for host families and case coaches is set for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 31 at Park Chapel Christian Church, 1176 E. McKenzie Road. Lunch will be provided.

To RSVP for either of these training sessions, call 317-468-6300.

Fish fry to raise money to build homes

IRVINGTON — Irvington Presbyterian Church Fish Fry returns in conjunction with the Irvington Fall Festival on Friday and Oct. 31.

Food service including carryout is available from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. both days under the big tent at 55 Johnson Ave., Indianapolis.

Baskets and a la carte menus will include fish, tenderloins, hot dogs, side dishes, soft drinks and pie.

The fish fry benefits a church project through Faith Ministries of McAllen, Texas, in which volunteers help build basic homes for the needy in Reynosa, Mexico.

For more information, call 317-356-7225 or see

Revival services coming

MORRISTOWN — The Rev. Mike Manor, evangelist, will speak in revival services at Faith Baptist Church in Morristown.

Services will start at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 15 and at 7 p.m. daily Nov. 16-20.

Paul and Betty Hiscock will provide music.

Dominican pastor to sing in Fortville

FORTVILLE — Pastor Gregorio of the Dominican Republic will visit Fortville. Fortville Christian Church will have a meet-and-greet at 7 p.m. today.

Those who go can view all the church’s mission displays, have refreshments and hear Gregario sing Spanish Christian music.

Robinette to present concert

CUMBERLAND — Tammy Robinette will be in concert at 9:30 a.m. Nov. 8 at New Beginning Baptist Church, 9801 E. Rawles Ave.